Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 97 96
Rank change year-on-year +42 -1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 49 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.74% 0.32% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 0.33% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 49 6 9
Coventry median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +11.11%
10th Percentile £43,750 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,125 £65,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1,250 1,208 1,320
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.49% 95.42% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 996 985 1,122
Coventry median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,775
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,250 £61,250
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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Coventry

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 48 (97.96%) JavaScript
2 38 (77.55%) MVC
3 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (65.31%) Mentoring
5 31 (63.27%) C#
5 31 (63.27%) .NET
5 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET
6 27 (55.10%) Scrum
6 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (51.02%) HTML
8 22 (44.90%) CSS
9 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
10 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
11 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (34.69%) Java
11 17 (34.69%) SQL
12 14 (28.57%) Web Development
13 13 (26.53%) MySQL
13 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
14 12 (24.49%) WCF
14 12 (24.49%) PaaS
14 12 (24.49%) REST
15 11 (22.45%) Puppet
15 11 (22.45%) Oracle
15 11 (22.45%) J2EE
15 11 (22.45%) Hibernate
15 11 (22.45%) Spring
15 11 (22.45%) Presales
15 11 (22.45%) Serverless

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.37%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (12.24%) Apache
4 5 (10.20%) JBoss
5 3 (6.12%) Confluence
5 3 (6.12%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (24.49%) PaaS
3 11 (22.45%) Serverless
4 9 (18.37%) IaaS
4 9 (18.37%) Office 365
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.53%) MySQL
3 7 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.12%) Power BI
7 1 (2.04%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (2.04%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.04%) DB2
7 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.04%) OLAP
7 1 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
1 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
1 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 3 (6.12%) Maven
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.16%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) .NET
1 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET
2 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET MVC
2 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET Web API
3 25 (51.02%) HTML
4 22 (44.90%) CSS
5 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
6 12 (24.49%) REST
6 12 (24.49%) WCF
7 11 (22.45%) Hibernate
7 11 (22.45%) J2EE
7 11 (22.45%) Spring
8 10 (20.41%) .NET Framework
8 10 (20.41%) Entity Framework
9 8 (16.33%) JPA
9 8 (16.33%) SOAP
9 8 (16.33%) Spring MVC
10 6 (12.24%) jQuery
11 4 (8.16%) Web Services
11 4 (8.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.04%) Graphic Design
1 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Android
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (77.55%) MVC
2 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (65.31%) Mentoring
4 27 (55.10%) Scrum
5 14 (28.57%) Web Development
6 11 (22.45%) Presales
7 10 (20.41%) Migration
8 9 (18.37%) Analytics
8 9 (18.37%) CRM
8 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
9 7 (14.29%) Coaching
10 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (8.16%) Kanban
11 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.12%) SDLC
12 3 (6.12%) TDD
13 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (97.96%) JavaScript
2 31 (63.27%) C#
3 17 (34.69%) Java
3 17 (34.69%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) OCP
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Docker
2 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) Puppet
2 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (14.29%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Capita
4 3 (6.12%) Google
4 3 (6.12%) Twitter
5 1 (2.04%) IBM