The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 24 April 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 / Staffordshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 69 60
Rank change year-on-year +23 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 16 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.80% 0.79% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 0.81% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 15
Median salary £42,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.57% -9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 413 620 615
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 98.10% 98.10% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 321 558 559
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Staffordshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Staffordshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Staffordshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +14 6 £55,000 +4.76%
Lichfield +15 2 £43,250 -8.94%
Stafford - 1 £53,500 -
Lead Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Staffordshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 15 (68.18%) .NET
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) CSS
4 11 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 10 (45.45%) Web Development
6 8 (36.36%) MVC
6 8 (36.36%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) MySQL
7 7 (31.82%) PHP
7 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
8 6 (27.27%) HTML5
8 6 (27.27%) Time Management
8 6 (27.27%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) WinForms
8 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 6 (27.27%) Web Services
8 6 (27.27%) Project Management
8 6 (27.27%) Windows
9 5 (22.73%) Marketing
9 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (22.73%) Laravel
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (18.18%) Games
10 4 (18.18%) Zend
10 4 (18.18%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Power BI
4 1 (4.55%) QlikView
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Travis CI
3 1 (4.55%) webpack
General
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Games
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) CSS
2 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 6 (27.27%) HTML5
3 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 6 (27.27%) Web Services
3 6 (27.27%) WinForms
4 5 (22.73%) Laravel
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (13.64%) WPF
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (9.09%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) Symfony
7 2 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
8 1 (4.55%) CSS3
8 1 (4.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) EPoS
2 3 (13.64%) Blog
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Web Development
2 8 (36.36%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Time Management
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) OOP
8 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.09%) CQRS
8 2 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 2 (9.09%) People Management
8 2 (9.09%) SOLID
9 1 (4.55%) CRM
9 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Multivariate Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Open Source
9 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
9 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
1 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
2 11 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) C#
5 7 (31.82%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (4.55%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 4 (18.18%) Zend
2 1 (4.55%) Google
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