The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 48 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 13 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.64% 1.01% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 1.04% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 8
Average salary £43,596 £38,230 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -12.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,018 £37,792 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £40,792 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Lead Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
454 479 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 92.09% 96.57% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 375 403 440
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 10 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) Data Management
3 5 (31.25%) Subversion
3 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
3 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) NHS
3 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (31.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 5 (31.25%) Line Management
3 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Power View
3 5 (31.25%) Complex ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Tableau
3 5 (31.25%) PowerPivot
4 3 (18.75%) Java EE
4 3 (18.75%) Hibernate

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Power View
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) Java EE
2 3 (18.75%) EJB
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) JSP
3 2 (12.50%) Servlets
3 2 (12.50%) Struts
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) JMS
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) NHS
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
1 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Data Management
2 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
2 5 (31.25%) ETL
2 5 (31.25%) Line Management
2 5 (31.25%) Complex ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (12.50%) RAD
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) Tableau
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com