Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 17 November 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 > Solihull
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 54 57
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.74% 0.23% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 0.24% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Solihull median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £54,875 £55,000 £45,250
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,765 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.92% -9.97% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 386 416 508
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 97.20% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 356 369 450
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Solihull

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Solihull

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Solihull region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Node.js
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Docker
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) React
4 2 (28.57%) R
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Angular 2
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) git-flow
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
1 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Angular 2
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (28.57%) React
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Personalization
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) R
3 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) Xamarin