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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 127 161 163
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 103 86 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.89% 1.41% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.46% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 99 79 86
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
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
5311 5900 6668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.20% 96.61% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4515 4727 5344
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 75 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Cheshire +22 24 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Lancashire +6 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Merseyside +11 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 106 (48.85%) C#
2 102 (47.00%) .NET
3 91 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (31.80%) JavaScript
5 68 (31.34%) SQL Server
6 65 (29.95%) ASP.NET
6 65 (29.95%) Web Services
7 58 (26.73%) Finance
7 58 (26.73%) WCF
8 55 (25.35%) CSS
9 54 (24.88%) SQL
10 53 (24.42%) Java
11 51 (23.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 51 (23.50%) MVC
12 50 (23.04%) WPF
13 49 (22.58%) .NET Framework
13 49 (22.58%) HTML
13 49 (22.58%) OO
14 45 (20.74%) jQuery
15 40 (18.43%) Entity Framework
16 36 (16.59%) PHP
17 33 (15.21%) TDD
18 31 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
19 30 (13.82%) Microsoft
19 30 (13.82%) MySQL
20 27 (12.44%) Scrum
21 26 (11.98%) SQL Server 2008
22 25 (11.52%) Oracle
23 24 (11.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 23 (10.60%) Windows

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 14 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 13 (5.99%) CMS
3 11 (5.07%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (2.76%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.84%) Node.js
6 3 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.38%) Drupal
6 3 (1.38%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.92%) Apache
7 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.92%) JBoss
7 2 (0.92%) Kentico
7 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.46%) IIS
8 1 (0.46%) nginx
8 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.84%) SaaS
3 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.92%) Office 365
5 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (31.34%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.82%) MySQL
3 26 (11.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (11.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.99%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.07%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.38%) DB2
9 3 (1.38%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.92%) Redis
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.46%) Big Data
11 1 (0.46%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.46%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.46%) Power BI
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 51 (23.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (6.91%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.53%) Eclipse
3 12 (5.53%) NetBeans
4 11 (5.07%) Subversion
5 8 (3.69%) Git (software)
5 8 (3.69%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.84%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.84%) NUnit
7 3 (1.38%) Ant
7 3 (1.38%) Grunt
7 3 (1.38%) Maven
7 3 (1.38%) MSTest
8 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.46%) JIRA
8 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.46%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (26.73%) Finance
2 4 (1.84%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.38%) Banking
3 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.92%) Advertising
4 2 (0.92%) Marketing
4 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (47.00%) .NET
2 65 (29.95%) ASP.NET
2 65 (29.95%) Web Services
3 58 (26.73%) WCF
4 55 (25.35%) CSS
5 50 (23.04%) WPF
6 49 (22.58%) .NET Framework
6 49 (22.58%) HTML
7 45 (20.74%) jQuery
8 40 (18.43%) Entity Framework
9 31 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (7.83%) Spring
10 17 (7.83%) XML
11 13 (5.99%) Hibernate
11 13 (5.99%) JPA
11 13 (5.99%) SOAP
12 12 (5.53%) Ruby on Rails
13 11 (5.07%) Apache Flex
13 11 (5.07%) Java EE
13 11 (5.07%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.76%) iPad
3 6 (2.76%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.38%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.92%) Animation
5 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.92%) NHS
5 2 (0.92%) Social Media
5 2 (0.92%) Statistics
5 2 (0.92%) Streaming Media
5 2 (0.92%) User Experience
6 1 (0.46%) iSeries
6 1 (0.46%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.60%) Windows
2 17 (7.83%) Linux
3 4 (1.84%) Mac OS X
3 4 (1.84%) Unix
4 3 (1.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (23.50%) MVC
3 49 (22.58%) OO
4 33 (15.21%) TDD
5 27 (12.44%) Scrum
6 22 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (9.68%) Machine Learning
8 20 (9.22%) Mentoring
8 20 (9.22%) Resource Management
9 19 (8.76%) Web Development
10 18 (8.29%) OOD
11 16 (7.37%) Software Engineering
12 13 (5.99%) OOP
13 12 (5.53%) SDLC
14 11 (5.07%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.07%) Unit Testing
15 8 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (3.69%) Multithreading
15 8 (3.69%) People Management
16 6 (2.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (48.85%) C#
2 69 (31.80%) JavaScript
3 54 (24.88%) SQL
4 53 (24.42%) Java
5 36 (16.59%) PHP
6 22 (10.14%) C++
7 12 (5.53%) Python
7 12 (5.53%) Ruby
8 8 (3.69%) Perl
9 7 (3.23%) C
9 7 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.84%) Scala
10 4 (1.84%) VB
10 4 (1.84%) VC++
11 3 (1.38%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.92%) RPG
12 2 (0.92%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 16 (7.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.52%) Oracle
3 12 (5.53%) IBM
4 5 (2.30%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.84%) Remedy
6 3 (1.38%) Adobe
7 1 (0.46%) Cognos
7 1 (0.46%) Facebook
7 1 (0.46%) Google
7 1 (0.46%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.46%) Tableau
7 1 (0.46%) Telerik
7 1 (0.46%) Teradata
7 1 (0.46%) Twitter
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