The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank - 30 45
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.57% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.69% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,250 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+6.59% +7.65%
Lead Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 177 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 99.06% 92.67% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 93 151 137
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £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 Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Chester region.

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Chester

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Telematics
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (25.00%) JDBC
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker