The median annual salary for a Lead Software Developer was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 25 April 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 - 194
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% - 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Median salary £50,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year - -7.76%  

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 3837 3384 3603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.14% 97.52% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3238 2855 2933
Median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 3 months to 25 April 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 3 months to 25 April 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
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 April 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 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (80.00%) HTML
2 32 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 31 (77.50%) HTML5
3 31 (77.50%) Node.js
3 31 (77.50%) CSS
4 30 (75.00%) MySQL
5 24 (60.00%) PHP
5 24 (60.00%) LAMP
5 24 (60.00%) Laravel
5 24 (60.00%) iPad
6 13 (32.50%) Java
7 11 (27.50%) C#
7 11 (27.50%) Python
7 11 (27.50%) Ruby
8 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
8 9 (22.50%) Scrum
8 9 (22.50%) Big Data
8 9 (22.50%) DevOps
9 8 (20.00%) Analytics
9 8 (20.00%) Data Analytics
9 8 (20.00%) MongoDB
9 8 (20.00%) jQuery
9 8 (20.00%) .NET
10 7 (17.50%) Perl
10 7 (17.50%) Degree
10 7 (17.50%) Apache Spark
11 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
11 6 (15.00%) SDLC

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 7 (17.50%) Apache Spark
2 6 (15.00%) Apache Pig
2 6 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (75.00%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) Big Data
3 8 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (15.00%) Apache Hive
4 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.00%) CouchDB
5 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (15.00%) Military
2 1 (2.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 32 (80.00%) HTML
2 31 (77.50%) CSS
2 31 (77.50%) HTML5
2 31 (77.50%) Node.js
3 24 (60.00%) LAMP
3 24 (60.00%) Laravel
4 8 (20.00%) .NET
4 8 (20.00%) jQuery
5 6 (15.00%) Apache Camel
5 6 (15.00%) CSS3
5 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (15.00%) Java EE
5 6 (15.00%) Middleware
5 6 (15.00%) Spring
6 3 (7.50%) Web Services
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (60.00%) iPad
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) DevOps
2 9 (22.50%) Scrum
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.00%) Analytics
3 8 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 6 (15.00%) Information Security
4 6 (15.00%) SDLC
4 6 (15.00%) Time Management
4 6 (15.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.00%) MVC
6 2 (5.00%) SOA
6 2 (5.00%) SOLID
7 1 (2.50%) Complexity Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (60.00%) PHP
3 13 (32.50%) Java
4 11 (27.50%) C#
4 11 (27.50%) Python
4 11 (27.50%) Ruby
5 7 (17.50%) Perl
6 6 (15.00%) C
7 4 (10.00%) Clojure
7 4 (10.00%) Scala
8 2 (5.00%) SQL
9 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
1 6 (15.00%) VMware
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Xamarin
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