The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 52 41 63
Rank change year-on-year -11 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.51% 5.08% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 5.24% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 5
Median salary £46,250 £48,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% +15.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £50,000 £43,100
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 Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 376 401 449
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.43% 97.09% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 343 357 372
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £50,000
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Blog
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Slack
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) XML

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Django
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) HND