The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 50 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.24% 0.95% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 0.98% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.33%
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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
593 611 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.73% 97.14% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 506 520 420
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Lichfield - 5 £47,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +11 3 £44,000 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent +5 3 £44,500 -1.11%
Lead Developer
West Midlands

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) HTML
5 10 (38.46%) .NET
5 10 (38.46%) Ajax
6 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (34.62%) C#
6 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
7 8 (30.77%) jQuery
7 8 (30.77%) OLAP
7 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
7 8 (30.77%) MS Office
7 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 8 (30.77%) OOP
7 8 (30.77%) OO
8 7 (26.92%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (26.92%) Web Development
9 6 (23.08%) CSS3
9 6 (23.08%) SaaS
9 6 (23.08%) HTML5
9 6 (23.08%) VB6
9 6 (23.08%) VB
9 6 (23.08%) PHP
9 6 (23.08%) MySQL

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) CMS
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (11.54%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) SaaS
2 5 (19.23%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) OLAP
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (23.08%) MySQL
5 5 (19.23%) Big Data
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 6 (23.08%) Eclipse
3 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.54%) LLBLGen Pro
4 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (11.54%) NetAdvantage
5 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
5 1 (3.85%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) HTML
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
1 10 (38.46%) Ajax
2 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 8 (30.77%) jQuery
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
4 6 (23.08%) HTML5
4 6 (23.08%) CSS3
5 5 (19.23%) XML
6 4 (15.38%) WPF
7 3 (11.54%) WF
7 3 (11.54%) Silverlight
7 3 (11.54%) LINQ
7 3 (11.54%) WinForms
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.85%) JSON
8 1 (3.85%) WCF
8 1 (3.85%) Symfony
8 1 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (3.85%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
2 8 (30.77%) OOP
2 8 (30.77%) OO
3 7 (26.92%) Web Development
4 5 (19.23%) Refactoring
4 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (19.23%) People Management
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
5 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Workflow
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) C#
4 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
5 6 (23.08%) VB6
5 6 (23.08%) VB
5 6 (23.08%) PHP
6 5 (19.23%) PHP5
6 5 (19.23%) VBA
7 4 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.85%) C
9 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Sage
2 3 (11.54%) Infragistics
3 2 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (7.69%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) Zend
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago