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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
England / North West
Rank 126 124 169
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 119 113 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.98% 2.02% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 2.09% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 110 109 84
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +7.69%

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
5810 5396 6766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.69% 96.62% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4535 5605
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 £24,001 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -15 97 £50,000 -9.09% 21
Cheshire +12 14 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Lancashire -6 5 £53,825 +53.78% 1
Merseyside -7 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 157 (60.15%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 141 (54.02%) C#
4 137 (52.49%) .NET
5 112 (42.91%) CSS
6 110 (42.15%) HTML
7 108 (41.38%) MVC
8 82 (31.42%) SQL
9 81 (31.03%) PHP
10 78 (29.89%) WCF
11 70 (26.82%) jQuery
12 69 (26.44%) Web Services
12 69 (26.44%) TDD
12 69 (26.44%) AngularJS
13 64 (24.52%) ASP.NET
14 58 (22.22%) Finance
15 55 (21.07%) WPF
16 53 (20.31%) MySQL
17 50 (19.16%) Amazon AWS
18 48 (18.39%) OO
19 47 (18.01%) Node.js
20 45 (17.24%) SQL Server
21 44 (16.86%) Scrum
22 43 (16.48%) HTML5
23 40 (15.33%) Team Foundation Server
24 38 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
25 36 (13.79%) Git (software)
26 35 (13.41%) LAMP
27 34 (13.03%) Java
27 34 (13.03%) 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 20 (7.66%) WordPress
2 13 (4.98%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.30%) Apache Pig
4 6 (2.30%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.15%) Drupal
7 2 (0.77%) CMS
8 1 (0.38%) Apache
8 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.38%) Confluence
8 1 (0.38%) JBoss
8 1 (0.38%) Mule
8 1 (0.38%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.38%) nginx
8 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Magento
2 4 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (19.16%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (8.81%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.92%) Google Play
5 2 (0.77%) Firebase
5 2 (0.77%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.38%) Route 53
6 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.77%) DNS
1 2 (0.77%) HTTP
1 2 (0.77%) Internet
1 2 (0.77%) SMTP
2 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (20.31%) MySQL
2 45 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 33 (12.64%) Big Data
4 17 (6.51%) MongoDB
5 11 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.83%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.07%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.68%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.30%) Apache Hive
9 6 (2.30%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.92%) Redis
11 4 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.38%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (15.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 23 (8.81%) NUnit
4 11 (4.21%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.83%) JIRA
6 6 (2.30%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.92%) gulp
8 4 (1.53%) Grunt
8 4 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.53%) Subversion
9 2 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.77%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.77%) git-flow
9 2 (0.77%) Maven
9 2 (0.77%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.38%) CocoaPods
10 1 (0.38%) Gradle
10 1 (0.38%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 58 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (2.30%) Military
3 4 (1.53%) Advertising
3 4 (1.53%) Banking
4 3 (1.15%) Retail
5 2 (0.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.38%) Electronics
6 1 (0.38%) Law
6 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.38%) Publishing
6 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (52.49%) .NET
2 112 (42.91%) CSS
3 110 (42.15%) HTML
4 78 (29.89%) WCF
5 70 (26.82%) jQuery
6 69 (26.44%) AngularJS
6 69 (26.44%) Web Services
7 64 (24.52%) ASP.NET
8 55 (21.07%) WPF
9 47 (18.01%) Node.js
10 43 (16.48%) HTML5
11 38 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (13.41%) LAMP
13 33 (12.64%) .NET Framework
14 30 (11.49%) Entity Framework
15 27 (10.34%) Laravel
16 26 (9.96%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (8.43%) Sass
18 16 (6.13%) CSS3
19 13 (4.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.88%) iPad
2 26 (9.96%) Xbox
3 24 (9.20%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.68%) User Experience
6 4 (1.53%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.77%) Fintech
8 2 (0.77%) iSeries
8 2 (0.77%) Social Media
9 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.60%) Windows
2 8 (3.07%) Android
2 8 (3.07%) Linux
3 7 (2.68%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (60.15%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (41.38%) MVC
3 69 (26.44%) TDD
4 48 (18.39%) OO
5 44 (16.86%) Scrum
6 34 (13.03%) Mentoring
7 33 (12.64%) Machine Learning
8 30 (11.49%) SDLC
9 29 (11.11%) DevOps
9 29 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 25 (9.58%) Web Development
11 24 (9.20%) BDD
11 24 (9.20%) OOP
12 22 (8.43%) Kanban
13 20 (7.66%) E-Commerce
14 18 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (4.21%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (4.21%) Unit Testing
16 9 (3.45%) Mobile Development
16 9 (3.45%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 145 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 141 (54.02%) C#
3 82 (31.42%) SQL
4 81 (31.03%) PHP
5 34 (13.03%) Java
6 20 (7.66%) Python
7 15 (5.75%) Ruby
8 14 (5.36%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.07%) TypeScript
10 7 (2.68%) C
10 7 (2.68%) Perl
10 7 (2.68%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.30%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.30%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.30%) Scala
12 5 (1.92%) C++
12 5 (1.92%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.53%) Clojure
14 3 (1.15%) VB
15 2 (0.77%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (3.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.30%) Hyper-V
1 6 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.15%) Varnish
3 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Kibana
1 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (11.11%) Google
1 29 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.83%) Oracle
3 6 (2.30%) VMware
4 5 (1.92%) Zend
5 3 (1.15%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.77%) IBM
6 2 (0.77%) RedGate
7 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.38%) hybris
7 1 (0.38%) SAP
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.38%) Splunk
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