The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 126 138 132
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 59 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.63% 0.59% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 0.62% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 50 13 19
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,722 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3513 2427 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.31% 95.55% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2783 1855 1900
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
West Yorkshire

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 22 July 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (51.69%) JavaScript
1 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (50.56%) Java
3 44 (49.44%) C#
4 40 (44.94%) .NET
4 40 (44.94%) XML
5 36 (40.45%) MVC
6 35 (39.33%) LAMP
7 34 (38.20%) HTML
8 31 (34.83%) ASP.NET
9 30 (33.71%) Web Services
10 29 (32.58%) CSS
10 29 (32.58%) MySQL
11 28 (31.46%) PHP
12 26 (29.21%) J2EE
12 26 (29.21%) jQuery
13 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
13 25 (28.09%) SQL
13 25 (28.09%) Project Management
13 25 (28.09%) Scrum
14 23 (25.84%) Linux
15 22 (24.72%) UML
15 22 (24.72%) ActiveMQ
15 22 (24.72%) WebSphere
16 21 (23.60%) Technical Architecture
16 21 (23.60%) Tomcat
17 20 (22.47%) Oracle
18 18 (20.22%) Degree
19 17 (19.10%) Network Load Balancing
19 17 (19.10%) QA

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 22 (24.72%) WebSphere
2 21 (23.60%) Tomcat
3 17 (19.10%) WebLogic
3 17 (19.10%) Apache
3 17 (19.10%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (5.62%) Drupal
5 4 (4.49%) Node.js
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.25%) IIS
8 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.12%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) AMQP
1 17 (19.10%) HTTP
1 17 (19.10%) Internet
2 3 (3.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.58%) MySQL
2 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.62%) Big Data
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.11%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.62%) Maven
3 5 (5.62%) JMeter
3 5 (5.62%) JBehave
3 5 (5.62%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.62%) Selenium
4 4 (4.49%) JUnit
5 2 (2.25%) MSTest
6 1 (1.12%) Subversion
6 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (6.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (5.62%) Back Office
2 5 (5.62%) Automotive
3 4 (4.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.94%) .NET
1 40 (44.94%) XML
2 35 (39.33%) LAMP
3 34 (38.20%) HTML
4 31 (34.83%) ASP.NET
5 30 (33.71%) Web Services
6 29 (32.58%) CSS
7 26 (29.21%) J2EE
7 26 (29.21%) jQuery
8 22 (24.72%) ActiveMQ
9 17 (19.10%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (15.73%) HTML5
11 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (11.24%) WCF
13 6 (6.74%) JSON
13 6 (6.74%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.74%) Spring
14 5 (5.62%) Middleware
14 5 (5.62%) JDBC
14 5 (5.62%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) RIA
1 17 (19.10%) Open Source
1 17 (19.10%) Symmetrix
1 17 (19.10%) Clustering
2 7 (7.87%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.62%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.25%) PDA
5 1 (1.12%) W3C
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.84%) Linux
2 17 (19.10%) Solaris
3 10 (11.24%) Windows
4 1 (1.12%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.45%) MVC
3 25 (28.09%) Project Management
3 25 (28.09%) Scrum
4 22 (24.72%) UML
5 21 (23.60%) Technical Architecture
6 17 (19.10%) Network Load Balancing
6 17 (19.10%) Load Testing
6 17 (19.10%) High Availability
6 17 (19.10%) Content Management
6 17 (19.10%) SOA
7 14 (15.73%) TDD
8 13 (14.61%) Software Engineering
9 10 (11.24%) OO
10 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.87%) BPEL
11 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (7.87%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.69%) JavaScript
2 45 (50.56%) Java
3 44 (49.44%) C#
4 28 (31.46%) PHP
5 25 (28.09%) SQL
6 9 (10.11%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.49%) XPath
7 4 (4.49%) Ruby
7 4 (4.49%) C++
7 4 (4.49%) Perl
7 4 (4.49%) XQuery
8 2 (2.25%) VB
8 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.12%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Oracle
2 17 (19.10%) F5
2 17 (19.10%) Cisco
2 17 (19.10%) EMC
3 5 (5.62%) JBoss
3 5 (5.62%) Zend
4 4 (4.49%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe
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