Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £50,165 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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

Lead Developer
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 74 67
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 9 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.38% 1.08% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.10% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 12
Warrington median annual salary £50,165 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.45% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £47,960 £42,500 £49,750
90th Percentile £60,075 £53,850 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £50,165 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.33% -4.76% +22.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 645 638 593
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.93% 98.31% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 527 515 519
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £26,400 £20,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,500 £53,250
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% +13.33% -6.25%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Warrington

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warrington region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (55.56%) Strategic Thinking
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (11.11%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (11.11%) Front End Development

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

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) GitLab
1 1 (11.11%) MSTest
1 1 (11.11%) NUnit
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
3 1 (11.11%) LESS
3 1 (11.11%) MDX
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) React
3 1 (11.11%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (11.11%) Sass
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) Strategic Thinking
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Unisys