The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 58 66 95
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 14 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.07% 1.78% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 1.80% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 6
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +25.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £42,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £47,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Lead Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
661 722 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.93% 98.90% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 542 616 786
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,798
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Leicester +11 1 £44,000 -2.22%
Lead Developer
East Midlands

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) C#
3 14 (46.67%) .NET
4 12 (40.00%) MVC
4 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 10 (33.33%) PHP
6 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
7 7 (23.33%) MySQL
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (23.33%) Retail
7 7 (23.33%) jQuery
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 6 (20.00%) CRM
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) Mainframe
8 6 (20.00%) IBM
9 5 (16.67%) OS/390
9 5 (16.67%) zOS
9 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 3 (10.00%) CICS
11 3 (10.00%) JCL

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (10.00%) CICS
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) SilverStripe
2 2 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Retail
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) CSS
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (23.33%) jQuery
5 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) Symfony
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (6.67%) CSS3
7 2 (6.67%) Laravel
7 2 (6.67%) XML
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.33%) Behat
8 1 (3.33%) Sass
8 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (3.33%) XHTML
8 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) OS/390
2 5 (16.67%) zOS
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.00%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps
7 1 (3.33%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (3.33%) Migration
7 1 (3.33%) MVVM
7 1 (3.33%) OOP
7 1 (3.33%) RAD
7 1 (3.33%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) COBOL
4 3 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) JCL
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) HNC
2 1 (3.33%) HND
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
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