The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 78 87 122
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 20 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.81% 1.99% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 2.04% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 10
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1081 1668 1826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.83% 97.43% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1368 1461
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

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 27 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +23 8 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Warrington +7 5 £52,500 +2.43% 1
Macclesfield -6 5 £47,500 +35.71%
Wilmslow -3 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 32 (68.09%) JavaScript
2 31 (65.96%) CSS
2 31 (65.96%) Finance
3 30 (63.83%) jQuery
4 28 (59.57%) MVC
5 22 (46.81%) HTML
6 20 (42.55%) SQL
7 19 (40.43%) PHP
7 19 (40.43%) MySQL
7 19 (40.43%) OO
8 15 (31.91%) OOP
8 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
9 14 (29.79%) .NET
9 14 (29.79%) C#
10 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
10 13 (27.66%) Web Services
11 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
11 12 (25.53%) LAMP
12 11 (23.40%) XHTML
13 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
14 9 (19.15%) TDD
15 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (17.02%) Degree
15 8 (17.02%) JSON
15 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
15 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
15 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
16 7 (14.89%) Resource Management

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (40.43%) MySQL
2 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
3 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Essbase
6 1 (2.13%) OLAP
6 1 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) JUnit
2 2 (4.26%) Maven
2 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.13%) Ant
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Gradle
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) jMock
3 1 (2.13%) Log4j
3 1 (2.13%) Mockito
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 31 (65.96%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (65.96%) CSS
2 30 (63.83%) jQuery
3 22 (46.81%) HTML
4 14 (29.79%) .NET
5 13 (27.66%) Web Services
6 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
6 12 (25.53%) LAMP
7 11 (23.40%) XHTML
8 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
9 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (17.02%) JSON
10 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (14.89%) Entity Framework
10 7 (14.89%) WCF
11 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (12.77%) NHibernate
11 6 (12.77%) Symfony
12 4 (8.51%) XML
13 3 (6.38%) SOAP
13 3 (6.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) NHS
2 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) MVC
2 19 (40.43%) OO
3 15 (31.91%) OOP
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
5 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.89%) Resource Management
6 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.77%) BDD
6 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.77%) High Availability
6 6 (12.77%) SDLC
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) ETL
7 3 (6.38%) Scrum
7 3 (6.38%) Web Development
8 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.26%) OOD
8 2 (4.26%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) JavaScript
2 20 (42.55%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) PHP
4 14 (29.79%) C#
5 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.38%) Java
6 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) VB
7 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Zend
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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