The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 46 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 20 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.42% 1.59% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 1.68% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 16
Average salary £48,000 £41,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.66% -11.70%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Lead Developer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
439 476 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.12% 94.82% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 394 391 432
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £59,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) C#
2 25 (64.10%) .NET
3 23 (58.97%) OO
3 23 (58.97%) Scrum
4 19 (48.72%) MVC
4 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
5 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET
6 17 (43.59%) HTML
6 17 (43.59%) HTML5
7 16 (41.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (41.03%) Degree
7 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
7 16 (41.03%) Web Services
8 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 14 (35.90%) Software Engineering
9 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (35.90%) Project Management
9 14 (35.90%) CRM
10 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 13 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (30.77%) AngularJS
11 12 (30.77%) Java
12 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (28.21%) Node.js
13 10 (25.64%) Scala
13 10 (25.64%) React
14 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (20.51%) Finance
14 8 (20.51%) SQL

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (28.21%) Node.js
2 7 (17.95%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (15.38%) IIS
3 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.56%) CMS
5 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.38%) Heroku
2 6 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) HTTP
1 6 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
3 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) Grunt
4 1 (2.56%) gulp
4 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.56%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 17 (43.59%) HTML
3 17 (43.59%) HTML5
4 16 (41.03%) Web Services
5 12 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (25.64%) React
8 8 (20.51%) XML
9 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
9 7 (17.95%) CSLA
9 7 (17.95%) CSS
9 7 (17.95%) WinForms
10 6 (15.38%) jQuery
10 6 (15.38%) REST
11 5 (12.82%) CSS3
12 4 (10.26%) Ajax
13 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (5.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.13%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
1 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
1 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) OO
2 23 (58.97%) Scrum
3 19 (48.72%) MVC
4 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (35.90%) CRM
4 14 (35.90%) Project Management
4 14 (35.90%) Software Engineering
5 7 (17.95%) Automated Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.95%) Coaching
5 7 (17.95%) ITIL
5 7 (17.95%) Line Management
5 7 (17.95%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (15.38%) ERP
6 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 6 (15.38%) Release Management
6 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) C#
2 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) Java
4 10 (25.64%) Scala
5 8 (20.51%) SQL
6 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) COREP
2 2 (5.13%) FINREP
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter