The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 March 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 / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 94 115
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 93 86 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.36% 2.51% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 2.58% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 83 81 69
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3822 3339 3650
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.10% 97.52% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3206 2778 2990
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Manchester

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Manchester

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Manchester

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Stockport -16 4 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Altrincham -9 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bury - 1 £55,000 -
Salford - 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 £37,500 -
Lead Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Manchester region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 126 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (57.07%) JavaScript
3 108 (52.68%) C#
4 103 (50.24%) HTML
4 103 (50.24%) .NET
5 98 (47.80%) CSS
6 82 (40.00%) MVC
7 70 (34.15%) Web Services
8 65 (31.71%) SQL
9 64 (31.22%) WCF
10 63 (30.73%) TDD
11 59 (28.78%) PHP
11 59 (28.78%) jQuery
12 56 (27.32%) AngularJS
13 50 (24.39%) MySQL
14 46 (22.44%) Node.js
15 45 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
15 45 (21.95%) HTML5
15 45 (21.95%) WPF
16 41 (20.00%) ASP.NET
17 35 (17.07%) LAMP
17 35 (17.07%) Machine Learning
18 34 (16.59%) Big Data
18 34 (16.59%) iPad
18 34 (16.59%) Finance
18 34 (16.59%) OO
19 32 (15.61%) SQL Server
19 32 (15.61%) Java
20 31 (15.12%) Git (software)
21 30 (14.63%) Scrum

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 17 (8.29%) WordPress
2 6 (2.93%) Apache Pig
2 6 (2.93%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.95%) Drupal
4 3 (1.46%) Apache
5 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.49%) CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Mule
6 1 (0.49%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.49%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.90%) Magento
2 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (11.22%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.44%) Google Play
5 2 (0.98%) Firebase
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.49%) GitHub
6 1 (0.49%) Route 53
6 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.46%) Intranet
2 2 (0.98%) DNS
2 2 (0.98%) HTTP
2 2 (0.98%) Internet
2 2 (0.98%) SMTP
3 1 (0.49%) Firewall
3 1 (0.49%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (24.39%) MySQL
2 34 (16.59%) Big Data
3 32 (15.61%) SQL Server
4 14 (6.83%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 10 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.39%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.93%) Apache Hive
7 6 (2.93%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.93%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.98%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.49%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 31 (15.12%) Git (software)
2 23 (11.22%) NUnit
2 23 (11.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.93%) git-flow
4 6 (2.93%) Grunt
4 6 (2.93%) gulp
4 6 (2.93%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.46%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.46%) JIRA
6 3 (1.46%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.46%) QUnit
7 2 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.49%) Ant
8 1 (0.49%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.49%) Gradle
8 1 (0.49%) JUnit
8 1 (0.49%) Mockito
8 1 (0.49%) Travis CI
General
1 34 (16.59%) Finance
2 6 (2.93%) Military
2 6 (2.93%) Retail
3 2 (0.98%) Banking
3 2 (0.98%) Electronics
3 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.98%) Marketing
3 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.49%) Advertising
4 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (50.24%) .NET
1 103 (50.24%) HTML
2 98 (47.80%) CSS
3 70 (34.15%) Web Services
4 64 (31.22%) WCF
5 59 (28.78%) jQuery
6 56 (27.32%) AngularJS
7 46 (22.44%) Node.js
8 45 (21.95%) HTML5
8 45 (21.95%) WPF
9 41 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 35 (17.07%) LAMP
11 27 (13.17%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (12.68%) Laravel
13 22 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (9.76%) Sass
15 18 (8.78%) .NET Framework
16 17 (8.29%) Entity Framework
17 16 (7.80%) REST
18 15 (7.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.59%) iPad
2 23 (11.22%) Xbox
3 20 (9.76%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.90%) User Experience
5 2 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.98%) iSeries
5 2 (0.98%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.98%) Social Media
5 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.49%) Fintech
6 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.37%) Android
2 9 (4.39%) Linux
3 7 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.93%) Windows
5 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (40.00%) MVC
3 63 (30.73%) TDD
4 35 (17.07%) Machine Learning
5 34 (16.59%) OO
6 30 (14.63%) Scrum
7 28 (13.66%) OOP
8 27 (13.17%) Web Development
9 25 (12.20%) Mentoring
10 24 (11.71%) DevOps
11 21 (10.24%) SDLC
11 21 (10.24%) Software Engineering
12 20 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (7.32%) Kanban
14 14 (6.83%) BDD
15 13 (6.34%) E-Commerce
16 12 (5.85%) Front End Development
17 11 (5.37%) Analytics
17 11 (5.37%) Android Development
17 11 (5.37%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 117 (57.07%) JavaScript
2 108 (52.68%) C#
3 65 (31.71%) SQL
4 59 (28.78%) PHP
5 32 (15.61%) Java
6 17 (8.29%) Python
7 13 (6.34%) Ruby
8 9 (4.39%) TypeScript
9 8 (3.90%) C
10 7 (3.41%) Apple Swift
10 7 (3.41%) Objective-C
10 7 (3.41%) Perl
11 6 (2.93%) Scala
12 5 (2.44%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.95%) Clojure
13 4 (1.95%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.98%) VB
14 2 (0.98%) VBA
15 1 (0.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (4.39%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.93%) Hyper-V
1 6 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) Kibana
1 3 (1.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (13.66%) Google
2 15 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.37%) Oracle
4 6 (2.93%) VMware
5 2 (0.98%) IBM
5 2 (0.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.49%) hybris
6 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.49%) Splunk
6 1 (0.49%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.49%) Zend
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £54000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Stockport
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £54000 - £63000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salford, Lancashire
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