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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 55 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.99% 1.78% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.83% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
376 546 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.30% 97.33% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 327 360 358
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) NHS

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (12.50%) LESS
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) MVVM
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Google