The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 47 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.07% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
West 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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
266 290 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 94.66% 96.35% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 207 223 160
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Solihull

Lead Developer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) ETRM
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Logistics
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (60.00%) Kanban
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) ETRM
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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