Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Lead Developer
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 76 98
Rank change year-on-year -23 +22 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.51% 2.47% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 2.61% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 11
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £29,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.79% -31.76% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £23,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1332 1418 1522
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.17% 94.79% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1200 1251
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Coventry

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Coventry

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Coventry region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree