The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 97 119 111
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 25 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.46% 0.22% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.23% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 10
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Lead Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1640 1713 1646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.52% 95.91% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1361 1343
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Cheshire region.

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 7 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Crewe -8 3 £45,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £53,750 -
Macclesfield - 2 £35,500 -
Chester - 1 £41,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £45,000 - 1
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title.

1 36 (72.00%) .NET
2 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (60.00%) C#
4 27 (54.00%) JavaScript
5 24 (48.00%) jQuery
6 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
7 20 (40.00%) WCF
8 19 (38.00%) AngularJS
8 19 (38.00%) Finance
9 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
10 17 (34.00%) SOA
10 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET
11 16 (32.00%) SQL
11 16 (32.00%) MVC
12 15 (30.00%) HTML
12 15 (30.00%) CSS
13 14 (28.00%) Scrum
13 14 (28.00%) SaaS
13 14 (28.00%) TDD
14 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
15 12 (24.00%) SOAP
15 12 (24.00%) REST
15 12 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
15 12 (24.00%) NoSQL
15 12 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
16 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
17 10 (20.00%) Web Development
18 8 (16.00%) HTML5
19 6 (12.00%) Backbone.js
19 6 (12.00%) Web Design

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.00%) CMS
2 4 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) HTTP
2 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) .NET
2 24 (48.00%) jQuery
3 20 (40.00%) WCF
4 19 (38.00%) AngularJS
5 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (30.00%) HTML
6 15 (30.00%) CSS
7 12 (24.00%) SOAP
7 12 (24.00%) REST
8 8 (16.00%) HTML5
9 6 (12.00%) Backbone.js
10 5 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 4 (8.00%) Web Services
12 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
12 3 (6.00%) WPF
12 3 (6.00%) Ajax
13 2 (4.00%) WinForms
14 1 (2.00%) CSS3
14 1 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) SOA
3 16 (32.00%) MVC
4 14 (28.00%) Scrum
4 14 (28.00%) TDD
5 12 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (20.00%) Web Development
8 6 (12.00%) Web Design
8 6 (12.00%) OO
9 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.00%) SEO
11 3 (6.00%) Migration
11 3 (6.00%) Resource Management
12 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
12 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
12 2 (4.00%) Market Research
12 2 (4.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) C#
2 27 (54.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
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