The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of Software 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 Software Development in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Software Development
Rank 184 - 149
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Software Development 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.054% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £56,250 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £63,750 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3583 2438 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.36% 95.53% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2840 1867 1946
Average salary £40,000 £35,581 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Head of Software Development
West Yorkshire

Head of Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Head of Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Head of Software Development
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Head of Software Development Salary Trend in Leeds

Head of Software Development
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Head of Software 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 Software Development in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum

Head of Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Head of Software 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 Software Development in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java