Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £75,649 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Developer
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 81 89
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 8 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.90% 0.50% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.51% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Lancashire median annual salary £75,649 £40,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +89.12% -20.79% +26.25%
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +1.12%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 867 788 985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 97.09% 98.25% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 747 667 833
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £22,285
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings that featured Lead Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Lancashire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Lancashire.

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Lancashire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Lancashire over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Lancashire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 4 £75,649 -
Preston -16 2 - -
Lancaster - 2 £32,000 -
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Lancashire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (50.00%) Coaching
5 4 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (50.00%) Node.js
5 4 (50.00%) Open Source
6 3 (37.50%) WCF
6 3 (37.50%) FreeMarker
6 3 (37.50%) Apache CXF
6 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (37.50%) .NET
6 3 (37.50%) C#
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 3 (37.50%) Spring
6 3 (37.50%) Maven
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 3 (37.50%) Mongoose

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (37.50%) Mongoose
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Redis
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Artifactory
2 3 (37.50%) gulp
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) SonarQube
2 3 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Apache CXF
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) Dropwizard
2 3 (37.50%) Express
2 3 (37.50%) FreeMarker
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) JAX-RS
2 3 (37.50%) LESS
2 3 (37.50%) Sass
2 3 (37.50%) Sequelize
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Spring Boot
2 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (25.00%) Flash
3 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Market Research
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
6 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
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