The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 128 132 138
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 56 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.42% 1.31% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.37% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 52 47 32
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3723 4008 3587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.30% 95.41% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3044 3479 3186
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +1 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Bolton +2 3 £51,500 +33.76%
Wigan 0 2 £47,500 +31.94%
Rochdale - 1 £45,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 -
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 89 (68.99%) C#
2 87 (67.44%) .NET
3 86 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 86 (66.67%) MVC
4 82 (63.57%) ASP.NET
5 75 (58.14%) HTML
6 73 (56.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 72 (55.81%) CSS
8 71 (55.04%) jQuery
9 62 (48.06%) OO
10 53 (41.09%) .NET Framework
10 53 (41.09%) WCF
11 51 (39.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 50 (38.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 40 (31.01%) WPF
14 37 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
15 36 (27.91%) SQL Server
16 30 (23.26%) SQL
17 25 (19.38%) TDD
17 25 (19.38%) Scrum
18 23 (17.83%) Java
19 20 (15.50%) XML
19 20 (15.50%) MySQL
20 17 (13.18%) PHP
21 16 (12.40%) Windows
21 16 (12.40%) E-Commerce
22 15 (11.63%) Visual Studio
23 14 (10.85%) Microsoft
23 14 (10.85%) Spring
23 14 (10.85%) Enterprise Software

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (7.75%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.43%) IIS
3 7 (5.43%) CMS
4 5 (3.88%) WordPress
5 4 (3.10%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (3.10%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.33%) Node.js
6 3 (2.33%) Apache
7 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Magento
2 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) HTTP
2 3 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) Extranet
3 1 (0.78%) AMQP
3 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.50%) MySQL
3 14 (10.85%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.78%) QlikView
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.78%) DB2
10 1 (0.78%) OLAP
10 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 51 (39.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (11.63%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.98%) Subversion
4 8 (6.20%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.65%) Hudson
5 6 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.88%) Maven
6 5 (3.88%) Ant
7 4 (3.10%) Toad
7 4 (3.10%) ERwin
7 4 (3.10%) Log4j
7 4 (3.10%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.33%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.78%) InstallAnywhere
9 1 (0.78%) Gradle
9 1 (0.78%) JIRA
9 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.78%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.78%) NUnit
General
1 10 (7.75%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Marketing
3 2 (1.55%) Games
3 2 (1.55%) Back Office
4 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.78%) Automotive
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (67.44%) .NET
2 82 (63.57%) ASP.NET
3 75 (58.14%) HTML
4 73 (56.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 72 (55.81%) CSS
6 71 (55.04%) jQuery
7 53 (41.09%) WCF
7 53 (41.09%) .NET Framework
8 50 (38.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 40 (31.01%) WPF
10 20 (15.50%) XML
11 14 (10.85%) Spring
11 14 (10.85%) Ajax
12 13 (10.08%) Web Services
12 13 (10.08%) JSP
13 12 (9.30%) Servlets
14 11 (8.53%) SOAP
14 11 (8.53%) J2EE
15 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (5.43%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.10%) Open Source
4 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.55%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.78%) Handset
5 1 (0.78%) Replication
5 1 (0.78%) Statistics
5 1 (0.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.40%) Windows
2 6 (4.65%) Linux
3 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.10%) UNIX
4 4 (3.10%) AIX
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.55%) Android
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (66.67%) MVC
2 62 (48.06%) OO
3 37 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (19.38%) TDD
4 25 (19.38%) Scrum
5 16 (12.40%) E-Commerce
6 14 (10.85%) Web Development
7 10 (7.75%) UML
7 10 (7.75%) OOP
8 8 (6.20%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.43%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (5.43%) Web Application Development
10 6 (4.65%) DevOps
10 6 (4.65%) Load Testing
10 6 (4.65%) Security Testing
10 6 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.88%) Project Management
11 5 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.10%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.10%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 89 (68.99%) C#
2 86 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 30 (23.26%) SQL
4 23 (17.83%) Java
5 17 (13.18%) PHP
6 8 (6.20%) Python
7 7 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.88%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.33%) C++
11 2 (1.55%) Ruby
12 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.98%) Degree
2 4 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 14 (10.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.43%) Oracle
3 5 (3.88%) IBM
4 4 (3.10%) Actimize
5 2 (1.55%) HP
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.78%) Sybase
6 1 (0.78%) Zend
6 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.78%) Tableau
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