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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 55 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 9 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.79% - 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £35,232 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
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
482 362 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.63% 97.31% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 391 330 371
Average salary £35,232 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) JSON
4 9 (52.94%) Play Framework
4 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
4 9 (52.94%) RESTful
4 9 (52.94%) Open Source
4 9 (52.94%) Ruby
4 9 (52.94%) Scala
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
4 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) C#
6 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (35.29%) SOAP
6 6 (35.29%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) XML
7 5 (29.41%) Client/Server
7 5 (29.41%) UNIX
7 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
7 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
7 5 (29.41%) C++
7 5 (29.41%) C
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
1 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
2 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) JSON
2 9 (52.94%) RESTful
2 9 (52.94%) Play Framework
3 6 (35.29%) SOAP
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) NancyFx
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) WPF
6 1 (5.88%) WinForms
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Open Source
2 5 (29.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
5 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) OOP
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) Ruby
2 9 (52.94%) Scala
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) C++
4 5 (29.41%) C
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) VB
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft