The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 28 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 57 57
Rank change year-on-year -4 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.35% 0.82% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.84% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 534 479 474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.35% 97.96% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 444 396 380
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Merseyside

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Merseyside

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Merseyside over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Merseyside

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 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
Liverpool +4 2 £51,250 +20.58% 1
St Helens - 1 £40,000 -
Lead Developer
North West

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

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

1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) Kanban
5 4 (40.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) LINQ
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (20.00%) Angular 2
7 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (20.00%) PHP
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) WPF
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Drupal
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) LINQ
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Angular 2
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
7 1 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (10.00%) LAMP
7 1 (10.00%) SOAP
7 1 (10.00%) Symfony
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms
7 1 (10.00%) XHTML
7 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Kanban
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Android Development
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source Development
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) Google
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