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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 68 90 116
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 22 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.19% 1.89% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.95% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 11
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
983 1690 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.81% 96.90% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 855 1330 1360
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 £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +19 9 £55,000 +34.14% 1
Warrington +15 7 £52,500 +10.52%
Knutsford +17 2 £77,500 +47.61%
Macclesfield -6 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Runcorn -7 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 30 (63.83%) Finance
2 27 (57.45%) JavaScript
3 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 26 (55.32%) CSS
4 25 (53.19%) jQuery
5 23 (48.94%) MVC
6 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
7 18 (38.30%) HTML
7 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
8 16 (34.04%) .NET
8 16 (34.04%) C#
9 14 (29.79%) OOP
9 14 (29.79%) OO
9 14 (29.79%) MySQL
9 14 (29.79%) PHP
9 14 (29.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (27.66%) Web Services
11 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
11 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (23.40%) Resource Management
13 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
13 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
13 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
14 8 (17.02%) TDD
14 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (14.89%) Entity Framework
15 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development

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 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (29.79%) MySQL
2 14 (29.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) Essbase
5 1 (2.13%) OLAP
5 1 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) JUnit
2 2 (4.26%) Maven
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
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 30 (63.83%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) CSS
2 25 (53.19%) jQuery
3 18 (38.30%) HTML
4 16 (34.04%) .NET
5 13 (27.66%) Web Services
6 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
7 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (14.89%) Entity Framework
9 7 (14.89%) JSON
9 7 (14.89%) LAMP
10 6 (12.77%) Symfony
10 6 (12.77%) WCF
10 6 (12.77%) XHTML
11 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (10.64%) NHibernate
12 3 (6.38%) Ajax
12 3 (6.38%) RESTful
12 3 (6.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.13%) NHS
2 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) MVC
2 14 (29.79%) OO
2 14 (29.79%) OOP
3 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (23.40%) Resource Management
5 8 (17.02%) TDD
6 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.77%) High Availability
7 6 (12.77%) SDLC
8 5 (10.64%) BDD
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum
9 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) ETL
9 3 (6.38%) Project Management
10 2 (4.26%) OOD
10 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.26%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) JavaScript
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 16 (34.04%) C#
4 14 (29.79%) PHP
5 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.38%) VB
8 2 (4.26%) Java
9 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Zend
3 1 (2.13%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.13%) Cognos
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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