The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Head of Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank 149 192 190
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 13 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.47% 0.029% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.029% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Median salary £55,000 £75,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,625
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.85%
Head of Development
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2705 3395 3601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.26% 97.36% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 2683 2874
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Head of Development in the job title.

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Head of Development
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Development across the Leeds region.

Head of Development Salary Trend in Leeds

Head of Development
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Development across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in Leeds

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Head of Development 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 Leeds region featuring Head of Development in the job title.

1 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) Java
3 12 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 10 (35.71%) XML
5 9 (32.14%) SOAP
5 9 (32.14%) Apple
5 9 (32.14%) Google
5 9 (32.14%) JSON
5 9 (32.14%) Perforce
5 9 (32.14%) Objective-C
5 9 (32.14%) Appium
5 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
5 9 (32.14%) Android
5 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
5 9 (32.14%) Memory Management
5 9 (32.14%) Apple iOS
5 9 (32.14%) Analytics
5 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
5 9 (32.14%) Mobile Application Development
5 9 (32.14%) Calabash
5 9 (32.14%) Android Development
5 9 (32.14%) iOS Development
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) C#
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.86%) QA
8 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) Degree
9 4 (14.29%) SDLC

Head of Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Appium
1 9 (32.14%) Calabash
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) XML
3 9 (32.14%) JSON
3 9 (32.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Android
1 9 (32.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 9 (32.14%) Analytics
2 9 (32.14%) Android Development
2 9 (32.14%) iOS Development
2 9 (32.14%) Memory Management
2 9 (32.14%) Mobile Application Development
2 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) Kanban
6 3 (10.71%) People Management
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
7 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 2 (7.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) Objective-C
3 8 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Apple
1 9 (32.14%) Google
1 9 (32.14%) Perforce
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Epicor
3 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.57%) OpenText