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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 107 164 151
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 148 100 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.52% 1.53% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.58% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 142 96 107
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,200
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
5722 6326 6913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.53% 96.89% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4792 5161 5555
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +41 116 £52,500 +16.66% 15
Cheshire +31 22 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Merseyside -4 5 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Lancashire +11 4 £40,000 -20.79%
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 115 (47.72%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (44.40%) .NET
3 105 (43.57%) C#
4 97 (40.25%) JavaScript
5 84 (34.85%) CSS
6 82 (34.02%) MVC
7 78 (32.37%) HTML
8 74 (30.71%) jQuery
9 73 (30.29%) SQL
10 72 (29.88%) ASP.NET
11 71 (29.46%) Web Services
12 65 (26.97%) Finance
13 64 (26.56%) SQL Server
14 55 (22.82%) TDD
15 53 (21.99%) PHP
16 52 (21.58%) Java
17 51 (21.16%) WCF
18 49 (20.33%) Team Foundation Server
18 49 (20.33%) OO
19 45 (18.67%) .NET Framework
20 44 (18.26%) MySQL
21 43 (17.84%) ASP.NET MVC
22 39 (16.18%) WPF
23 37 (15.35%) SDLC
24 34 (14.11%) Entity Framework
24 34 (14.11%) Microsoft
25 29 (12.03%) Scrum
25 29 (12.03%) E-Commerce
26 27 (11.20%) Degree
27 26 (10.79%) 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 12 (4.98%) CMS
1 12 (4.98%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.15%) WordPress
3 7 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.66%) Apache
4 4 (1.66%) nginx
5 3 (1.24%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.24%) Drupal
5 3 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.24%) IIS
5 3 (1.24%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.83%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.83%) Kentico
6 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (4.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.49%) Magento
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.90%) SaaS
4 2 (0.83%) Office 365
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.41%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.83%) LDAP
2 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (26.56%) SQL Server
2 44 (18.26%) MySQL
3 21 (8.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (7.47%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (5.81%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.15%) DB2
7 9 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.07%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.66%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.24%) Big Data
11 3 (1.24%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (1.24%) Power BI
11 3 (1.24%) QlikView
11 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.83%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 49 (20.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (7.88%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.22%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.56%) JIRA
5 9 (3.73%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.32%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (2.90%) Grunt
7 7 (2.90%) Maven
8 5 (2.07%) Ant
8 5 (2.07%) NUnit
9 4 (1.66%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.24%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.24%) JUnit
10 3 (1.24%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.24%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.24%) Subversion
10 3 (1.24%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.83%) Gradle
11 2 (0.83%) MSTest
General
1 65 (26.97%) Finance
2 5 (2.07%) Retail
3 4 (1.66%) Banking
3 4 (1.66%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.83%) Advertising
5 2 (0.83%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (44.40%) .NET
2 84 (34.85%) CSS
3 78 (32.37%) HTML
4 74 (30.71%) jQuery
5 72 (29.88%) ASP.NET
6 71 (29.46%) Web Services
7 51 (21.16%) WCF
8 45 (18.67%) .NET Framework
9 43 (17.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (16.18%) WPF
11 34 (14.11%) Entity Framework
12 21 (8.71%) XML
13 16 (6.64%) AngularJS
13 16 (6.64%) Hibernate
13 16 (6.64%) LAMP
14 14 (5.81%) SOAP
15 12 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (4.56%) HTML5
16 11 (4.56%) JSON
16 11 (4.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.15%) iPad
3 7 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.49%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.49%) User Experience
5 5 (2.07%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.24%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.24%) NHS
6 3 (1.24%) Social Media
6 3 (1.24%) Xbox
7 2 (0.83%) Animation
7 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) iSeries
8 1 (0.41%) SCADA
8 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.30%) Windows
2 19 (7.88%) Linux
3 5 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (1.24%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (47.72%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (34.02%) MVC
3 55 (22.82%) TDD
4 49 (20.33%) OO
5 37 (15.35%) SDLC
6 29 (12.03%) E-Commerce
6 29 (12.03%) Scrum
7 26 (10.79%) Mentoring
8 25 (10.37%) Web Development
9 20 (8.30%) OOP
9 20 (8.30%) Unit Testing
10 18 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (7.47%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.81%) BDD
12 13 (5.39%) High Availability
12 13 (5.39%) Machine Learning
13 11 (4.56%) OOD
13 11 (4.56%) Resource Management
14 10 (4.15%) People Management
15 9 (3.73%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 105 (43.57%) C#
2 97 (40.25%) JavaScript
3 73 (30.29%) SQL
4 53 (21.99%) PHP
5 52 (21.58%) Java
6 20 (8.30%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.56%) C++
8 10 (4.15%) Python
9 5 (2.07%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.07%) Scala
10 4 (1.66%) C
10 4 (1.66%) Ruby
11 3 (1.24%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.24%) VB
11 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.83%) R
12 2 (0.83%) RPG
12 2 (0.83%) RPG IV
13 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (11.20%) Degree
2 2 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (14.11%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.71%) Oracle
3 9 (3.73%) Zend
4 8 (3.32%) Remedy
5 5 (2.07%) IBM
6 4 (1.66%) Adobe
6 4 (1.66%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.24%) Google
7 3 (1.24%) Tableau
8 2 (0.83%) Cognos
8 2 (0.83%) Teradata
9 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.41%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.41%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.41%) Telerik
9 1 (0.41%) Twitter
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