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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 58 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.08% 1.12% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.15% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £41,500 £40,116 £40,958
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £35,232 £31,525
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £45,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
443 348 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.10% 97.48% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 372 314 448
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £55,000 £50,000
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 26 March 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 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) RESTful
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) JSON
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Ruby
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) Scala
5 5 (41.67%) Open Source
5 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (41.67%) Play Framework
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (16.67%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Orchard CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Moq
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) RESTful
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) Play Framework
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) WinForms
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) WPF
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) OOP
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 5 (41.67%) Scala
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
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