The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 65 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.72% 0.55% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.56% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,915
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +9.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £45,000 £30,183
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £45,000 £44,183
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Lead Developer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 356 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.34% 98.07% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 456 292 501
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 4 £41,500 -7.77% 2
Lead Developer
North East

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 11 (68.75%) RESTful
4 10 (62.50%) JSON
4 10 (62.50%) TDD
5 9 (56.25%) Java
5 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Ruby
5 9 (56.25%) Scala
5 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
5 9 (56.25%) Open Source
5 9 (56.25%) MongoDB
5 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
5 9 (56.25%) Play Framework
6 7 (43.75%) .NET
7 6 (37.50%) C#
8 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
8 5 (31.25%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
10 3 (18.75%) OO
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (12.50%) WPF
11 2 (12.50%) jQuery
11 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) Orchard CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MongoDB
1 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) NUnit
3 2 (12.50%) Moq
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) RESTful
2 10 (62.50%) JSON
3 9 (56.25%) Play Framework
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) WinForms
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) TDD
4 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 1 (6.25%) OOP
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) People Management
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) Ruby
1 9 (56.25%) Scala
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
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