The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Lead Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 160 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 86.61% 96.97% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 79 125 142
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in the Midlands

Lead Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP