Period
to 20 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Developer
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 95 78
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.44% 0.47% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.48% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,750 £49,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 451 839 644
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.90% 98.13% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 387 708 560
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,175 £23,425
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings that featured Lead Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Cheltenham

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Cheltenham

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, 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 Cheltenham region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PHP