The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Development role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Development in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Development
Rank 161 178 155
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Development 12 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.053% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.055% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £50,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+26.08% -11.53%
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
3436 3624 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.20% 96.77% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2925 2173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Development in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 April 2015.

Head of Development Salary Histogram in Leeds

Head of Development
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Head of Development in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Development in their job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (53.33%) Software Delivery
4 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (46.67%) Coaching
4 7 (46.67%) QA
4 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
5 6 (40.00%) Line Management
6 5 (33.33%) Kanban
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 3 (20.00%) Logistics
8 3 (20.00%) Java
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (13.33%) DevOps
9 2 (13.33%) People Management
9 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
9 2 (13.33%) C#
9 2 (13.33%) CRM
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
10 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (6.67%) Agile Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Android
10 1 (6.67%) iPhone

Head of Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Head of Development in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Development in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (53.33%) Software Delivery
4 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
4 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (46.67%) Coaching
5 6 (40.00%) Line Management
6 5 (33.33%) Kanban
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 3 (20.00%) Logistics
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (13.33%) People Management
9 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
9 2 (13.33%) DevOps
9 2 (13.33%) CRM
10 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
10 1 (6.67%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
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