The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 69 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.96% 0.81% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.84% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Average salary £40,116 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.29% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
701 717 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.29% 96.76% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 597 617 662
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in the North East

Lead Developer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +4 6 £40,116 -1.95% 2
Durham -13 1 - -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) Django
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) Google
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) Django
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (33.33%) Play Framework
3 3 (33.33%) Guice
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) XHTML
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) OWASP
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Google
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Retox Digital Limited
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago