The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 100 173 155
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 139 86 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.48% 1.34% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 1.38% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 135 82 104
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Lead Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5461 6226 6754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.57% 96.81% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 5081 5431
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Lead Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +47 104 £52,500 +16.66% 18
Cheshire +29 26 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Lancashire +12 4 £40,000 -9.60%
Merseyside - 4 £47,500 - 1
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 118 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (46.99%) C#
3 116 (46.59%) .NET
4 89 (35.74%) JavaScript
5 77 (30.92%) Web Services
6 75 (30.12%) ASP.NET
7 72 (28.92%) MVC
8 70 (28.11%) SQL Server
9 67 (26.91%) CSS
10 65 (26.10%) jQuery
11 63 (25.30%) HTML
11 63 (25.30%) SQL
12 62 (24.90%) Finance
13 61 (24.50%) Java
14 60 (24.10%) WCF
15 54 (21.69%) OO
16 53 (21.29%) PHP
16 53 (21.29%) Team Foundation Server
17 50 (20.08%) .NET Framework
17 50 (20.08%) TDD
18 49 (19.68%) WPF
19 41 (16.47%) MySQL
20 40 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC
21 39 (15.66%) Entity Framework
22 36 (14.46%) Microsoft
23 32 (12.85%) Scrum
24 29 (11.65%) SDLC
25 27 (10.84%) Degree
26 26 (10.44%) Enterprise Software
27 25 (10.04%) Mentoring

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (5.22%) CMS
1 13 (5.22%) WebSphere
2 9 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.81%) WordPress
4 5 (2.01%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.20%) Apache
5 3 (1.20%) Drupal
5 3 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.20%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.80%) IIS
6 2 (0.80%) Kentico
6 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (3.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.41%) Magento
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.61%) SaaS
4 2 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.80%) Internet
1 2 (0.80%) LDAP
2 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (28.11%) SQL Server
2 41 (16.47%) MySQL
3 23 (9.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (5.22%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.21%) DB2
7 8 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.41%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.01%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.20%) Big Data
10 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.80%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.80%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.80%) Power BI
11 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (21.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (8.03%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.43%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.21%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (2.81%) Grunt
6 6 (2.41%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.41%) NetBeans
6 6 (2.41%) Subversion
7 5 (2.01%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.01%) NUnit
8 4 (1.61%) Maven
9 3 (1.20%) Ant
9 3 (1.20%) JIRA
9 3 (1.20%) MSTest
10 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.80%) JUnit
10 2 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.80%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.80%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Ivy
General
1 62 (24.90%) Finance
2 4 (1.61%) Banking
2 4 (1.61%) Financial Institution
2 4 (1.61%) Retail
3 3 (1.20%) Advertising
3 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.80%) Marketing
4 2 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (46.59%) .NET
2 77 (30.92%) Web Services
3 75 (30.12%) ASP.NET
4 67 (26.91%) CSS
5 65 (26.10%) jQuery
6 63 (25.30%) HTML
7 60 (24.10%) WCF
8 50 (20.08%) .NET Framework
9 49 (19.68%) WPF
10 40 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (15.66%) Entity Framework
12 21 (8.43%) XML
13 15 (6.02%) Ruby on Rails
13 15 (6.02%) SOAP
14 14 (5.62%) AngularJS
14 14 (5.62%) Hibernate
15 11 (4.42%) Spring
16 10 (4.02%) HTML5
16 10 (4.02%) LAMP
16 10 (4.02%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.44%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (3.61%) iPad
3 8 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.41%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.01%) User Experience
6 4 (1.61%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.20%) NHS
7 3 (1.20%) Social Media
8 2 (0.80%) Animation
8 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.80%) Statistics
8 2 (0.80%) Xbox
9 1 (0.40%) iSeries
9 1 (0.40%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.04%) Windows
2 23 (9.24%) Linux
3 4 (1.61%) Mac OS X
3 4 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (1.20%) Unix
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (28.92%) MVC
3 54 (21.69%) OO
4 50 (20.08%) TDD
5 32 (12.85%) Scrum
6 29 (11.65%) SDLC
7 25 (10.04%) Mentoring
8 24 (9.64%) OOP
9 23 (9.24%) Web Development
10 22 (8.84%) E-Commerce
11 21 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (8.03%) Machine Learning
13 19 (7.63%) Unit Testing
14 18 (7.23%) OOD
15 15 (6.02%) Resource Management
15 15 (6.02%) Software Engineering
16 12 (4.82%) High Availability
17 10 (4.02%) BDD
17 10 (4.02%) People Management
18 9 (3.61%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 117 (46.99%) C#
2 89 (35.74%) JavaScript
3 63 (25.30%) SQL
4 61 (24.50%) Java
5 53 (21.29%) PHP
6 24 (9.64%) C++
7 15 (6.02%) Ruby
8 14 (5.62%) Python
9 11 (4.42%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.21%) C
10 8 (3.21%) Perl
11 5 (2.01%) Scala
12 4 (1.61%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.20%) VC++
14 2 (0.80%) RPG
14 2 (0.80%) RPG IV
14 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (10.84%) Degree
2 2 (0.80%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.24%) Oracle
3 8 (3.21%) Zend
4 7 (2.81%) IBM
4 7 (2.81%) Remedy
5 5 (2.01%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.80%) Adobe
6 2 (0.80%) Cognos
6 2 (0.80%) Google
6 2 (0.80%) Tableau
6 2 (0.80%) Teradata
6 2 (0.80%) Twitter
7 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.40%) Facebook
7 1 (0.40%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.40%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.40%) Telerik
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Salary: £47000 - £58000 per annum + (22% Reward Package)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Grade 9 (£40,082 to £46,414)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £300000 - £400000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago