Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

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

Lead Developer
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 88 67
Rank change year-on-year +30 -21 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 10 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.35% 0.94% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.01% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 8
Liverpool median annual salary £58,750 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.30% +7.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £44,875 £39,375 £42,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £65,000 £51,500
Merseyside median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.90% +5.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 700 993 661
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.59% 92.89% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 547 678 520
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,261 £26,250 £23,450
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Liverpool

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Liverpool

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Liverpool over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Liverpool region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) CSS3
3 5 (50.00%) Laravel
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (40.00%) Zend
4 4 (40.00%) CakePHP
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
4 4 (40.00%) API Development
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (20.00%) Advertising
6 2 (20.00%) OLAP
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) .NET

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) OLAP
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
2 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
4 1 (10.00%) Grunt
4 1 (10.00%) gulp
4 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) CSS3
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
1 5 (50.00%) Laravel
2 4 (40.00%) CakePHP
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) LESS
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) WF
4 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) API Development
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Zend
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft