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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 116 156 148
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 145 110 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.41% 1.65% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 1.70% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 137 105 119
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,018 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
5864 6482 7151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.36% 96.96% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4912 5387 5759
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 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +44 117 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Cheshire +18 20 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Merseyside -9 7 £52,500 +7.69% 1
Lancashire -3 1 £40,000 -8.24% 1
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 132 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (44.53%) JavaScript
3 106 (41.41%) C#
3 106 (41.41%) .NET
4 98 (38.28%) CSS
5 93 (36.33%) MVC
6 84 (32.81%) HTML
7 82 (32.03%) jQuery
8 73 (28.52%) SQL
9 71 (27.73%) Finance
10 70 (27.34%) ASP.NET
11 69 (26.95%) Web Services
12 65 (25.39%) PHP
12 65 (25.39%) TDD
13 61 (23.83%) SQL Server
14 57 (22.27%) Java
14 57 (22.27%) MySQL
15 56 (21.88%) OO
16 51 (19.92%) WCF
16 51 (19.92%) Team Foundation Server
17 46 (17.97%) SDLC
18 44 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
19 39 (15.23%) .NET Framework
20 37 (14.45%) WPF
21 35 (13.67%) Scrum
22 34 (13.28%) E-Commerce
22 34 (13.28%) Mentoring
23 32 (12.50%) Entity Framework
23 32 (12.50%) Microsoft
24 29 (11.33%) Software Engineering

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 (5.08%) Tomcat
1 13 (5.08%) WordPress
2 10 (3.91%) CMS
2 10 (3.91%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.52%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (1.56%) Apache
5 4 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.56%) nginx
6 3 (1.17%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.17%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.17%) IIS
6 3 (1.17%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.78%) Kentico
7 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.39%) Drupal
8 1 (0.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (3.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.13%) Magento
2 3 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.34%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) LDAP
2 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (23.83%) SQL Server
2 57 (22.27%) MySQL
3 20 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (7.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.86%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (4.30%) MongoDB
8 10 (3.91%) DB2
8 10 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.34%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.56%) Big Data
12 4 (1.56%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.56%) QlikView
13 3 (1.17%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.17%) InterSystems Cache
13 3 (1.17%) Power BI
13 3 (1.17%) Redis
13 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (19.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (8.59%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.25%) JIRA
4 15 (5.86%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.86%) Visual Studio
5 13 (5.08%) Maven
6 8 (3.13%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.34%) Grunt
7 6 (2.34%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.95%) Ant
9 4 (1.56%) Checkstyle
9 4 (1.56%) NUnit
10 3 (1.17%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.17%) JUnit
10 3 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.17%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.17%) Subversion
10 3 (1.17%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.78%) Gradle
11 2 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 71 (27.73%) Finance
2 5 (1.95%) Marketing
2 5 (1.95%) Retail
3 4 (1.56%) Banking
3 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.17%) Advertising
5 2 (0.78%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (41.41%) .NET
2 98 (38.28%) CSS
3 84 (32.81%) HTML
4 82 (32.03%) jQuery
5 70 (27.34%) ASP.NET
6 69 (26.95%) Web Services
7 51 (19.92%) WCF
8 44 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (15.23%) .NET Framework
10 37 (14.45%) WPF
11 32 (12.50%) Entity Framework
12 25 (9.77%) AngularJS
13 23 (8.98%) LAMP
14 21 (8.20%) XML
15 16 (6.25%) Node.js
16 15 (5.86%) RESTful
17 14 (5.47%) Hibernate
18 13 (5.08%) XHTML
19 12 (4.69%) SOAP
19 12 (4.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.30%) iPad
3 7 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.34%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.34%) User Experience
5 5 (1.95%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.56%) Xbox
7 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.78%) NHS
8 2 (0.78%) Social Media
9 1 (0.39%) Animation
9 1 (0.39%) Fintech
9 1 (0.39%) iSeries
9 1 (0.39%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.42%) Windows
2 18 (7.03%) Linux
3 5 (1.95%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (1.17%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (36.33%) MVC
3 65 (25.39%) TDD
4 56 (21.88%) OO
5 46 (17.97%) SDLC
6 35 (13.67%) Scrum
7 34 (13.28%) E-Commerce
7 34 (13.28%) Mentoring
8 29 (11.33%) Software Engineering
9 28 (10.94%) Unit Testing
10 25 (9.77%) Web Development
11 24 (9.38%) OOP
12 19 (7.42%) BDD
13 15 (5.86%) DevOps
14 13 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (4.69%) High Availability
16 11 (4.30%) Continuous Delivery
16 11 (4.30%) Waterfall
17 10 (3.91%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 114 (44.53%) JavaScript
2 106 (41.41%) C#
3 73 (28.52%) SQL
4 65 (25.39%) PHP
5 57 (22.27%) Java
6 26 (10.16%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.30%) C++
7 11 (4.30%) Python
8 6 (2.34%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.34%) Ruby
9 4 (1.56%) C
9 4 (1.56%) Scala
10 3 (1.17%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.17%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.78%) R
11 2 (0.78%) RPG
11 2 (0.78%) RPG IV
11 2 (0.78%) VB
12 1 (0.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (10.16%) Degree
2 2 (0.78%) HND
3 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) Varnish
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.03%) Oracle
3 11 (4.30%) Zend
4 9 (3.52%) Remedy
5 4 (1.56%) Adobe
6 3 (1.17%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.17%) Google
6 3 (1.17%) IBM
6 3 (1.17%) Tableau
7 2 (0.78%) Cognos
7 2 (0.78%) Teradata
8 1 (0.39%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.39%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.39%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.39%) Telerik
8 1 (0.39%) Twitter
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