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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 49 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.59% 0.72% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.75% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
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
319 266 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 94.66% 96.03% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 261 195 166
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) Kanban
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
1 3 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle