The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 58 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 18 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.47% 0.46% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 0.47% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +15.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
699 632 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.75% 96.93% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 565 543 429
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram 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 24 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +7 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £41,250 -
Lead Developer
West Midlands

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (56.67%) .NET
4 16 (53.33%) C#
4 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
5 14 (46.67%) MVC
6 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (43.33%) VB.NET
7 12 (40.00%) CSS
7 12 (40.00%) XML
7 12 (40.00%) HTML
7 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (40.00%) HTML5
8 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (30.00%) OLAP
10 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
11 6 (20.00%) ETL
12 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
12 5 (16.67%) IIS
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (13.33%) MS Office
13 4 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
13 4 (13.33%) Office 365
14 3 (10.00%) Big Data
14 3 (10.00%) jQuery

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) OLAP
3 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.00%) Big Data
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) .NET
2 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 12 (40.00%) XML
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
4 12 (40.00%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) VB.NET
4 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (6.67%) Cognos