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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 79 112 99
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 22 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 0.76% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.78% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 15
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -12.62%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.37%
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
1247 1788 1512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.70% 96.44% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1457 1163
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 9 February 2016. 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 +20 16 £52,500 +40.00%
Wilmslow +11 1 £45,000 -
Knutsford +5 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Alderley Edge - 1 £45,000 -
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
2 28 (50.91%) HTML
3 26 (47.27%) SQL
3 26 (47.27%) CSS
4 22 (40.00%) Finance
5 21 (38.18%) jQuery
6 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 20 (36.36%) MySQL
7 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
7 18 (32.73%) Git (software)
7 18 (32.73%) HTML5
7 18 (32.73%) CSS3
8 17 (30.91%) PHP
8 17 (30.91%) XML
8 17 (30.91%) OOP
9 16 (29.09%) CMS
9 16 (29.09%) Drupal
9 16 (29.09%) WordPress
10 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (27.27%) JSON
10 15 (27.27%) Web Design
11 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (25.45%) Subversion
11 14 (25.45%) SSH
11 14 (25.45%) Project Planning
11 14 (25.45%) PHP 5
11 14 (25.45%) Resource Management
11 14 (25.45%) Linux
11 14 (25.45%) .NET

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (29.09%) CMS
1 16 (29.09%) Drupal
1 16 (29.09%) WordPress
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) Kentico
3 1 (1.82%) Node.js
3 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Magento
2 3 (5.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) PuTTY
1 14 (25.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) MySQL
2 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
3 15 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (25.45%) Relational Database
4 14 (25.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Git (software)
2 14 (25.45%) Grunt
2 14 (25.45%) Subversion
3 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.64%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (3.64%) JIRA
4 2 (3.64%) Maven
4 2 (3.64%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Ant
5 1 (1.82%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.82%) Gradle
5 1 (1.82%) Hudson
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) JUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.64%) Automotive
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.91%) HTML
2 26 (47.27%) CSS
3 21 (38.18%) jQuery
4 18 (32.73%) CSS3
4 18 (32.73%) HTML5
5 17 (30.91%) XML
6 15 (27.27%) JSON
7 14 (25.45%) .NET
7 14 (25.45%) Sass
7 14 (25.45%) Web Services
8 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (12.73%) Spring
10 6 (10.91%) J2EE
10 6 (10.91%) RESTful
11 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
11 4 (7.27%) SOAP
12 3 (5.45%) LINQ
12 3 (5.45%) Spring MVC
12 3 (5.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) AS400
2 3 (5.45%) FMCG
2 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.82%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Unix
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) OOP
2 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (27.27%) Web Design
3 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.45%) Project Planning
3 14 (25.45%) Resource Management
4 12 (21.82%) MVC
5 7 (12.73%) Scrum
6 6 (10.91%) SDLC
7 5 (9.09%) TDD
8 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.27%) OO
9 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.45%) Open Source
9 3 (5.45%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (3.64%) Line Management
10 2 (3.64%) Project Management
10 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
2 26 (47.27%) SQL
3 17 (30.91%) PHP
4 14 (25.45%) PHP 5
5 13 (23.64%) Java
6 12 (21.82%) C#
7 4 (7.27%) C++
8 3 (5.45%) COBOL
8 3 (5.45%) VB
9 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.82%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.82%) C
10 1 (1.82%) Groovy
10 1 (1.82%) Perl
10 1 (1.82%) Python
10 1 (1.82%) Ruby
10 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) IBM
3 3 (5.45%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe
4 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.64%) Zend
5 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
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