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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 42 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 19 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.15% 0.72% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.25% 0.77% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.70%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.37%
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
362 388 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 98.10% 93.72% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 322 323 251
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 27 (75.00%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) C#
3 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (61.11%) MVC
5 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
6 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
8 16 (44.44%) Scrum
9 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
9 15 (41.67%) HTML
9 15 (41.67%) OO
10 13 (36.11%) Unit Testing
11 12 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
12 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
12 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (30.56%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (27.78%) CSS
13 10 (27.78%) Finance
14 9 (25.00%) Project Management
14 9 (25.00%) Web Services
14 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 9 (25.00%) HTML5
14 9 (25.00%) Line Management
15 8 (22.22%) REST
15 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
15 8 (22.22%) QA
15 8 (22.22%) Use Case
15 8 (22.22%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 8 (22.22%) IIS
1 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Node.js
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) CMS
4 1 (2.78%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.22%) Heroku
2 8 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) HTTP
1 8 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
3 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (22.22%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) JUnit
5 1 (2.78%) MSTest
5 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Games
3 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) .NET
2 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
3 15 (41.67%) HTML
4 10 (27.78%) CSS
5 9 (25.00%) HTML5
5 9 (25.00%) Web Services
6 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (22.22%) REST
7 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.89%) Ajax
8 5 (13.89%) jQuery
8 5 (13.89%) React
9 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (8.33%) CSS3
11 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
11 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
11 2 (5.56%) LAMP
11 2 (5.56%) WebSockets
12 1 (2.78%) Cocoa
12 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.78%) Physics
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Android
1 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) MVC
3 16 (44.44%) Scrum
4 15 (41.67%) OO
5 13 (36.11%) Unit Testing
6 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 9 (25.00%) Line Management
7 9 (25.00%) Project Management
8 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (22.22%) CRM
8 8 (22.22%) ERP
8 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 8 (22.22%) Product Management
8 8 (22.22%) Release Management
8 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 8 (22.22%) Use Case
8 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.11%) Mobile Development
9 4 (11.11%) SDLC
10 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) C#
2 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) Scala
5 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) COREP
2 2 (5.56%) FINREP
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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