The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Developer 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
Lead Developer
Rank 123 151 138
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 50 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.41% 0.77% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.80% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Lead Developer
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%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Lead Developer 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 Lead Developer in their job title.

1 46 (60.53%) SQL Server
2 44 (57.89%) C#
3 40 (52.63%) .NET
4 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (40.79%) MVC
6 30 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 30 (39.47%) ASP.NET
7 29 (38.16%) Microsoft
8 27 (35.53%) CSS
8 27 (35.53%) HTML
9 24 (31.58%) SQL
10 23 (30.26%) OO
10 23 (30.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (26.32%) AngularJS
12 18 (23.68%) MS Excel
13 17 (22.37%) Java
13 17 (22.37%) jQuery
14 16 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (21.05%) Analytics
15 15 (19.74%) Apple iOS
15 15 (19.74%) Apple
15 15 (19.74%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (19.74%) TDD
16 14 (18.42%) Retail
16 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (17.11%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (17.11%) Finance
17 13 (17.11%) Windows
17 13 (17.11%) Web Services
18 12 (15.79%) NHS

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Lead Developer 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 Lead Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.89%) NServiceBus
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.26%) Node.js
3 3 (3.95%) Apache
3 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.63%) FileNet
4 2 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (23.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (60.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.79%) Big Data
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.21%) MySQL
4 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.26%) Riak
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.63%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.32%) DTS
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (15.79%) Moq
2 12 (15.79%) SoapUI
2 12 (15.79%) ReSharper
3 10 (13.16%) Xcode
4 5 (6.58%) Jasmine
4 5 (6.58%) Selenium
5 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 14 (18.42%) Retail
2 13 (17.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (17.11%) Finance
3 4 (5.26%) Local Government
4 3 (3.95%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (52.63%) .NET
2 30 (39.47%) ASP.NET
3 27 (35.53%) CSS
3 27 (35.53%) HTML
4 23 (30.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (26.32%) AngularJS
6 17 (22.37%) jQuery
7 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (17.11%) Web Services
9 12 (15.79%) HTML5
9 12 (15.79%) WPF
10 11 (14.47%) WCF
11 10 (13.16%) REST
11 10 (13.16%) CSS3
11 10 (13.16%) XML
12 7 (9.21%) WinForms
13 5 (6.58%) LAMP
13 5 (6.58%) .NET Framework
13 5 (6.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (6.58%) Breeze.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) NHS
1 12 (15.79%) Private Cloud
2 9 (11.84%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.58%) User Experience
3 5 (6.58%) Open Source
4 4 (5.26%) RIA
4 4 (5.26%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.95%) iPad
6 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.63%) EFT
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Apple iOS
2 13 (17.11%) Windows
3 10 (13.16%) Android
4 7 (9.21%) Linux
4 7 (9.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.79%) MVC
3 23 (30.26%) OO
4 16 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (21.05%) Analytics
5 15 (19.74%) TDD
6 12 (15.79%) SOA
6 12 (15.79%) Web Development
6 12 (15.79%) Mobile Development
7 11 (14.47%) Software Architecture
8 10 (13.16%) Migration
9 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.21%) Memory Management
10 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.89%) BDD
11 6 (7.89%) OOP
12 5 (6.58%) OOD
12 5 (6.58%) ETL
12 5 (6.58%) Kimball Methodology
12 5 (6.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.89%) C#
2 30 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 24 (31.58%) SQL
4 17 (22.37%) Java
5 10 (13.16%) PHP
5 10 (13.16%) Objective-C
6 7 (9.21%) C++
7 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.58%) Python
8 5 (6.58%) Ruby
9 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.32%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (38.16%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.74%) Apple
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £45,000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Leeds
Inter-Vention UK Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago