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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 124 104 119
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% 0.47% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.50% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 19
Average salary £53,750 £46,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% +11.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1738 1611 2204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.60% 94.54% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1383 1317 1931
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
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 31 July 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
(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
Crewe - 2 £55,000 -
Warrington -22 1 £52,500 -12.50%
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (60.00%) HTML
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (20.00%) CSS3
7 4 (20.00%) PHP
7 4 (20.00%) MySQL
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
8 3 (15.00%) Web Development
8 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (15.00%) IBM
8 3 (15.00%) Linux
8 3 (15.00%) XML
8 3 (15.00%) OO
8 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (10.00%) WCF

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) CSS3
6 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (15.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
8 1 (5.00%) JSON
8 1 (5.00%) LAMP
8 1 (5.00%) XSL
8 1 (5.00%) RESTful
8 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) W3C
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (5.00%) Zend
Chester, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago