The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 137 148 159
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 99 69 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.81% 1.34% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.38% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 92 62 73
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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 West 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5310 4988 5553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.86% 97.08% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4204 4210 4900
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Lead Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 35 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Warwickshire +25 29 £52,500 -2.32% 1
Worcestershire +9 12 £35,000 -28.20%
Shropshire -11 7 £44,869 -5.53%
Staffordshire -15 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Coventry 0 4 £46,250 -22.91%
Herefordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Solihull -6 1 £50,000 +9.89%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 102 (64.97%) JavaScript
2 100 (63.69%) HTML
3 91 (57.96%) CSS
4 75 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (43.31%) MVC
6 63 (40.13%) C#
7 62 (39.49%) HTML5
8 59 (37.58%) MySQL
8 59 (37.58%) jQuery
9 56 (35.67%) .NET
10 53 (33.76%) PHP
11 48 (30.57%) SQL Server
12 43 (27.39%) SQL
12 43 (27.39%) ASP.NET
12 43 (27.39%) Scrum
13 30 (19.11%) Mentoring
14 29 (18.47%) AngularJS
15 25 (15.92%) LAMP
15 25 (15.92%) OO
16 24 (15.29%) XML
17 22 (14.01%) Web Services
17 22 (14.01%) Java
17 22 (14.01%) Microsoft
18 21 (13.38%) Marketing
18 21 (13.38%) CSS3
19 18 (11.46%) MongoDB
19 18 (11.46%) Web Development
19 18 (11.46%) OOP
20 17 (10.83%) Finance
21 16 (10.19%) SOA

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.10%) JBoss
2 5 (3.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.55%) CMS
3 4 (2.55%) GlassFish
3 4 (2.55%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.55%) WildFly
3 4 (2.55%) WordPress
4 3 (1.91%) Apache
4 3 (1.91%) Confluence
4 3 (1.91%) Documentum
4 3 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.64%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.27%) Magento
1 2 (1.27%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.64%) Exstream
2 1 (0.64%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.18%) GitHub
4 3 (1.91%) SaaS
5 1 (0.64%) Force.com
5 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.28%) ATM
2 3 (1.91%) HTTP
3 2 (1.27%) Intranet
3 2 (1.27%) Skype
4 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (37.58%) MySQL
2 48 (30.57%) SQL Server
3 18 (11.46%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.01%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.91%) Big Data
10 2 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.27%) Power BI
11 1 (0.64%) DB2
11 1 (0.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.37%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.73%) Cucumber
3 9 (5.73%) JUnit
3 9 (5.73%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.46%) Selenium
4 7 (4.46%) Subversion
5 6 (3.82%) Eclipse
5 6 (3.82%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.82%) Maven
6 5 (3.18%) JIRA
7 4 (2.55%) Hudson
7 4 (2.55%) JBehave
7 4 (2.55%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.55%) RSpec
7 4 (2.55%) WATIR
8 3 (1.91%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.27%) Ant
9 2 (1.27%) TestNG
9 2 (1.27%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 21 (13.38%) Marketing
2 17 (10.83%) Finance
3 15 (9.55%) Games
4 7 (4.46%) Law
5 6 (3.82%) Legal
6 5 (3.18%) Advertising
6 5 (3.18%) Automotive
7 4 (2.55%) Billing
7 4 (2.55%) Retail
8 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.64%) Publishing
9 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (63.69%) HTML
2 91 (57.96%) CSS
3 62 (39.49%) HTML5
4 59 (37.58%) jQuery
5 56 (35.67%) .NET
6 43 (27.39%) ASP.NET
7 29 (18.47%) AngularJS
8 25 (15.92%) LAMP
9 24 (15.29%) XML
10 22 (14.01%) Web Services
11 21 (13.38%) CSS3
12 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (9.55%) React
13 14 (8.92%) Ajax
14 13 (8.28%) .NET Framework
15 11 (7.01%) Node.js
15 11 (7.01%) Semantic HTML
16 10 (6.37%) MEAN Stack
16 10 (6.37%) WCF
17 9 (5.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.19%) User Experience
2 5 (3.18%) Fintech
3 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.55%) IVR
3 4 (2.55%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.55%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.91%) EPoS
4 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.64%) Animation
6 1 (0.64%) AS400
6 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.64%) Derivative
6 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.46%) Apple iOS
2 6 (3.82%) Android
3 5 (3.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (43.31%) MVC
3 43 (27.39%) Scrum
4 30 (19.11%) Mentoring
5 25 (15.92%) OO
6 18 (11.46%) OOP
6 18 (11.46%) Web Development
7 16 (10.19%) SOA
8 15 (9.55%) Software Engineering
9 13 (8.28%) E-Commerce
9 13 (8.28%) High Availability
10 12 (7.64%) Web Design
11 11 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (7.01%) Data Protection
11 11 (7.01%) Line Management
12 10 (6.37%) Front End Development
12 10 (6.37%) Web Accessibility
13 9 (5.73%) TDD
14 8 (5.10%) Open Source
14 8 (5.10%) UML
Programming Languages
1 102 (64.97%) JavaScript
2 63 (40.13%) C#
3 53 (33.76%) PHP
4 43 (27.39%) SQL
5 22 (14.01%) Java
6 14 (8.92%) VB.NET
7 10 (6.37%) Python
8 9 (5.73%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.10%) VB
10 7 (4.46%) Ruby
11 3 (1.91%) Scala
12 2 (1.27%) C++
12 2 (1.27%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.64%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.64%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.64%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.64%) SOQL
13 1 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (6.37%) Degree
2 4 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.91%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.10%) WAI
2 6 (3.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (14.01%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.10%) Oracle
3 6 (3.82%) Google
4 4 (2.55%) Pega
4 4 (2.55%) Telerik
5 3 (1.91%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.91%) EMC
5 3 (1.91%) IBM
5 3 (1.91%) OpenText
5 3 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.91%) Tableau
5 3 (1.91%) Talend
6 2 (1.27%) Cognos
6 2 (1.27%) Sage
6 2 (1.27%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.27%) Zend
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe
7 1 (0.64%) Apple
7 1 (0.64%) HP
7 1 (0.64%) Rackspace
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