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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 136 139 208
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 142 103 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.27% 1.71% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.78% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 135 96 68
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -11.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
6056 5787 7159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.76% 95.83% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 4779 6116
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +22 110 £52,500 +23.52% 14
Cheshire +3 21 £52,500 +14.75% 1
Merseyside -10 8 £52,500 +16.66%
Lancashire -9 3 £50,440 +17.30% 1
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 153 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (50.53%) JavaScript
3 141 (49.47%) C#
3 141 (49.47%) .NET
4 128 (44.91%) MVC
5 118 (41.40%) CSS
6 104 (36.49%) HTML
7 94 (32.98%) PHP
8 91 (31.93%) jQuery
9 86 (30.18%) WCF
10 84 (29.47%) SQL
11 77 (27.02%) Finance
12 76 (26.67%) TDD
13 72 (25.26%) Web Services
13 72 (25.26%) WPF
14 70 (24.56%) OO
15 66 (23.16%) ASP.NET
16 65 (22.81%) Team Foundation Server
17 58 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
18 54 (18.95%) MySQL
19 53 (18.60%) Scrum
20 48 (16.84%) SQL Server
21 47 (16.49%) .NET Framework
22 46 (16.14%) Mentoring
23 45 (15.79%) AngularJS
24 44 (15.44%) Entity Framework
25 41 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC
26 40 (14.04%) Git (software)
26 40 (14.04%) Java
26 40 (14.04%) SDLC

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 26 (9.12%) WordPress
2 12 (4.21%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.75%) nginx
6 4 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.05%) Apache
7 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.05%) CMS
8 2 (0.70%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.70%) IIS
8 2 (0.70%) JBoss
8 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.35%) Confluence
9 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.46%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 58 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (8.07%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.75%) SaaS
5 2 (0.70%) Firebase
5 2 (0.70%) GitHub
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.05%) Internet
2 2 (0.70%) DNS
2 2 (0.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.95%) MySQL
2 48 (16.84%) SQL Server
3 27 (9.47%) Big Data
4 12 (4.21%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.46%) Redis
7 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.11%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.05%) DB2
11 3 (1.05%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.70%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.70%) OLAP
12 2 (0.70%) QlikView
12 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 65 (22.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (14.04%) Git (software)
3 24 (8.42%) JIRA
3 24 (8.42%) NUnit
4 17 (5.96%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.21%) Maven
6 11 (3.86%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.46%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.46%) Grunt
8 6 (2.11%) Subversion
9 5 (1.75%) Ant
10 4 (1.40%) Checkstyle
10 4 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.70%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.70%) Gradle
11 2 (0.70%) gulp
11 2 (0.70%) JUnit
12 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.35%) Selenium
12 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 77 (27.02%) Finance
2 5 (1.75%) Advertising
2 5 (1.75%) Marketing
3 4 (1.40%) Banking
3 4 (1.40%) Retail
4 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.35%) Law
5 1 (0.35%) Military
5 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (49.47%) .NET
2 118 (41.40%) CSS
3 104 (36.49%) HTML
4 91 (31.93%) jQuery
5 86 (30.18%) WCF
6 72 (25.26%) Web Services
6 72 (25.26%) WPF
7 66 (23.16%) ASP.NET
8 47 (16.49%) .NET Framework
9 45 (15.79%) AngularJS
10 44 (15.44%) Entity Framework
11 41 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (9.82%) LAMP
13 27 (9.47%) Sass
14 24 (8.42%) Node.js
15 22 (7.72%) HTML5
16 17 (5.96%) CSS3
16 17 (5.96%) RESTful
17 16 (5.61%) ASP.NET Web API
18 15 (5.26%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.18%) Xbox
2 17 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.56%) iPad
4 11 (3.86%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.75%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.40%) User Experience
7 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.05%) Fintech
8 2 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.70%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.35%) iSeries
9 1 (0.35%) NHS
9 1 (0.35%) SCADA
9 1 (0.35%) Telematics
9 1 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.96%) Windows
2 16 (5.61%) Linux
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (44.91%) MVC
3 76 (26.67%) TDD
4 70 (24.56%) OO
5 53 (18.60%) Scrum
6 46 (16.14%) Mentoring
7 40 (14.04%) SDLC
8 37 (12.98%) Software Engineering
9 36 (12.63%) E-Commerce
9 36 (12.63%) Machine Learning
10 32 (11.23%) DevOps
11 28 (9.82%) Web Development
12 27 (9.47%) OOP
13 26 (9.12%) Unit Testing
14 25 (8.77%) BDD
14 25 (8.77%) Kanban
15 21 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (5.61%) Waterfall
17 12 (4.21%) Continuous Delivery
18 10 (3.51%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (50.53%) JavaScript
2 141 (49.47%) C#
3 94 (32.98%) PHP
4 84 (29.47%) SQL
5 40 (14.04%) Java
6 30 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 13 (4.56%) Python
8 10 (3.51%) C++
9 8 (2.81%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.81%) Ruby
10 5 (1.75%) C
10 5 (1.75%) VB
11 4 (1.40%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.05%) IronPython
12 3 (1.05%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.05%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.70%) VBA
14 1 (0.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.35%) Perl
14 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (2.81%) Degree
2 2 (0.70%) DBS Check
2 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.11%) Varnish
2 1 (0.35%) Docker
2 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.77%) Google
3 13 (4.56%) Zend
4 8 (2.81%) Oracle
5 4 (1.40%) Adobe
6 3 (1.05%) Remedy
7 2 (0.70%) IBM
7 2 (0.70%) RedGate
8 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.35%) Cognos
8 1 (0.35%) hybris
8 1 (0.35%) Tableau
8 1 (0.35%) Twitter
8 1 (0.35%) VMware
8 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
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