Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Software Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Lead Software Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 260 270
Rank change year-on-year -20 +10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 23 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.056% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.058% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 4
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +31.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £47,500 £57,250
North West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +31.25%

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 7957 6929 7085
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.45% 97.80% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6683 5868 5818
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lead Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Software Developer in Manchester

Lead Software Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Lead Software Developer in Manchester

Lead Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Software Developer in Manchester

Lead Software 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 Software Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 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
Bury - 1 £55,000 -
Lead Software Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Lead Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 14 (60.87%) HTML
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
1 14 (60.87%) MongoDB
1 14 (60.87%) Data Analytics
1 14 (60.87%) Analytics
2 13 (56.52%) HTML5
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) CouchDB
4 11 (47.83%) User Experience
5 10 (43.48%) jQuery
5 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (43.48%) Java
6 9 (39.13%) TDD
6 9 (39.13%) Spring
6 9 (39.13%) CSS3
6 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
7 8 (34.78%) Microservices
7 8 (34.78%) DevOps
7 8 (34.78%) Degree
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
8 7 (30.43%) Linux
8 7 (30.43%) SAP
8 7 (30.43%) Maven
8 7 (30.43%) Marketing
8 7 (30.43%) Electronics
8 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
8 7 (30.43%) Finance

Lead Software 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 6 (26.09%) Apache Spark
2 4 (17.39%) Confluence
2 4 (17.39%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Pig
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) GitHub
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Bluetooth
1 2 (8.70%) GPRS
1 2 (8.70%) NFC
1 2 (8.70%) RFID
1 2 (8.70%) RS-232
1 2 (8.70%) UMTS
1 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) MongoDB
2 12 (52.17%) CouchDB
3 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
4 7 (30.43%) Apache Accumulo
5 5 (21.74%) MySQL
5 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
6 3 (13.04%) Big Data
7 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
7 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
7 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
1 7 (30.43%) Maven
2 4 (17.39%) Bitbucket
2 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 7 (30.43%) Electronics
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
1 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
1 7 (30.43%) Marketing
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Games
3 2 (8.70%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) HTML
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) HTML5
3 10 (43.48%) jQuery
4 9 (39.13%) CSS3
4 9 (39.13%) Spring
5 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 7 (30.43%) Apache Jena
5 7 (30.43%) Backbone.js
5 7 (30.43%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (30.43%) Play Framework
5 7 (30.43%) RESTful
5 7 (30.43%) Spring Boot
5 7 (30.43%) Spring Cloud
5 7 (30.43%) TinkerPop
6 6 (26.09%) Node.js
7 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 3 (13.04%) LAMP
8 3 (13.04%) Laravel
9 2 (8.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) User Experience
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) iPad
4 2 (8.70%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Analytics
1 14 (60.87%) Data Analytics
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
4 9 (39.13%) TDD
5 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (34.78%) DevOps
5 8 (34.78%) Microservices
6 7 (30.43%) API Development
6 7 (30.43%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (30.43%) Open Source
6 7 (30.43%) Programme Management
7 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (17.39%) Coaching
8 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 4 (17.39%) Web Development
9 3 (13.04%) Scrum
9 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
10 2 (8.70%) Information Security
10 2 (8.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) C#
4 5 (21.74%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Ruby
5 4 (17.39%) C
6 3 (13.04%) Perl
6 3 (13.04%) PHP
7 2 (8.70%) ANSI C
7 2 (8.70%) Clojure
7 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
7 2 (8.70%) Scala
8 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
8 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) Firmware
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Xamarin
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