The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 106 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 16 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.87% 1.48% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.57% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 15
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1763 1788 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.02% 94.70% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1398 1483
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Lead Developer
North West

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester +20 9 £50,000 +25.00%
Knutsford +17 1 £50,000 -
Warrington - 1 - - 2
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 16 (55.17%) jQuery
3 14 (48.28%) C#
3 14 (48.28%) HTML
3 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 14 (48.28%) CSS
4 11 (37.93%) TDD
5 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (34.48%) MVC
5 10 (34.48%) MySQL
5 10 (34.48%) PHP
5 10 (34.48%) OO
6 9 (31.03%) OOP
6 9 (31.03%) Scrum
7 8 (27.59%) Subversion
7 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
7 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
8 7 (24.14%) Zend
8 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) C
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
9 6 (20.69%) UML
9 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
9 6 (20.69%) B2B
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.69%) Zend Framework
9 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
9 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
9 6 (20.69%) PHPUnit

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.34%) CouchDB
4 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.34%) Couchbase
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.45%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Subversion
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) PHPUnit
3 3 (10.34%) Gradle
3 3 (10.34%) Maven
3 3 (10.34%) Ant
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Electronics
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) jQuery
2 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.69%) Zend Framework
5 5 (17.24%) XML
5 5 (17.24%) HTML5
6 4 (13.79%) CSS3
6 4 (13.79%) RESTful
6 4 (13.79%) Web Services
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
7 3 (10.34%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (10.34%) Spring
8 2 (6.90%) XSL
8 2 (6.90%) WCF
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Open Source
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) TDD
2 10 (34.48%) MVC
2 10 (34.48%) OO
2 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
3 9 (31.03%) OOP
3 9 (31.03%) Scrum
4 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
5 6 (20.69%) UML
5 6 (20.69%) B2B
5 6 (20.69%) OO PHP
6 5 (17.24%) Refactoring
6 5 (17.24%) Pair Programming
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) BDD
8 3 (10.34%) ATDD
8 3 (10.34%) Web Development
9 2 (6.90%) CRM
10 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 14 (48.28%) C#
3 10 (34.48%) PHP
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) C
5 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
5 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
6 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
6 4 (13.79%) Java
7 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) VB
8 1 (3.45%) VB6
8 1 (3.45%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Zend
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) Informatica
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