The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 57 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.20% 1.23% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.28% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
490 623 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.89% 95.55% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 362 527 457
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Lead Developer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Java

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
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