The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 45 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.39% 1.17% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.20% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
251 251 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.05% 98.05% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 234 213 193
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Kidderminster - 1 £37,500 -
Lead Developer
West Midlands

Lead Developer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA