The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Lead Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Developer
Rank 231 215 221
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 6 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.093% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.097% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 10
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £16,850 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,300 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Lead Software 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
5528 5180 5442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.87% 96.43% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4383 4331 4553
Median salary £39,500 £38,396 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.87% +1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Lead Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lead Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Software Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lead Software Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Lead Software Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Lead Software 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 Software Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Warwickshire +4 2 £38,750 -5.48%
Staffordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
Lead Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Lead Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (26.67%) WCF
8 4 (26.67%) jQuery
8 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (26.67%) Web Services
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 4 (26.67%) Java
8 4 (26.67%) PHP
8 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (20.00%) Ruby
9 3 (20.00%) Games
9 3 (20.00%) TDD
9 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (20.00%) SOA
9 3 (20.00%) CRM
9 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (20.00%) Xamarin

Lead Software 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 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) LAMP
6 2 (13.33%) LINQ
6 2 (13.33%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) AS400
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) MSF
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) IBM