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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 57 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.20% 2.66% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 2.74% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.33%
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
466 621 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.91% 97.34% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 377 549 495
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
Liverpool +4 1 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Zend
3 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
3 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Doctrine

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Database Security
2 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Zend
Liverpool
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago