The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Lead Developer
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 74 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.85% 0.14% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.14% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Median salary £60,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.44% +3.15%  
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 Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 562 700 898
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 96.07% 96.55% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 474 516 778
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Northamptonshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Northamptonshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Northamptonshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Corby - 3 £60,000 -
Northampton +9 2 £50,000 +2.04%
Lead Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
1 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Zend