The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank - 41 40
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.78% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.82% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 245 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.61% 94.96% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 165 164 163
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
Cheshire

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 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Social Media
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe