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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 115 144 132
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 55 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.68% 1.07% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.10% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
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
3160 3543 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.55% 97.15% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 2889 2052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £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 22 May 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 57 (57.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (48.00%) C#
3 44 (44.00%) .NET
4 41 (41.00%) JavaScript
4 41 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (39.00%) HTML
6 37 (37.00%) CSS
7 36 (36.00%) ASP.NET
8 35 (35.00%) MVC
9 32 (32.00%) Microsoft
10 30 (30.00%) SQL
11 27 (27.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (23.00%) jQuery
12 23 (23.00%) OO
13 22 (22.00%) Finance
14 21 (21.00%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (20.00%) HTML5
15 20 (20.00%) AngularJS
16 18 (18.00%) Java
16 18 (18.00%) Web Development
16 18 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (17.00%) CSS3
17 17 (17.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (17.00%) Web Services
18 16 (16.00%) PHP
18 16 (16.00%) Analytics
19 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
19 15 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 14 (14.00%) TDD
21 13 (13.00%) Windows

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.00%) NServiceBus
3 5 (5.00%) IIS
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.00%) Node.js
5 3 (3.00%) Apache
6 2 (2.00%) FileNet
6 2 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (11.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (10.00%) Big Data
4 10 (10.00%) MySQL
5 8 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (4.00%) Riak
8 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.00%) EDRMS
10 1 (1.00%) DTS
10 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (17.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (11.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 10 (10.00%) Moq
3 10 (10.00%) Xcode
3 10 (10.00%) ReSharper
4 9 (9.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 5 (5.00%) Selenium
6 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.00%) Synon
7 1 (1.00%) Subversion
7 1 (1.00%) Maven
7 1 (1.00%) JUnit
7 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (22.00%) Finance
2 12 (12.00%) Retail
3 11 (11.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (6.00%) Local Government
5 3 (3.00%) Publishing
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (44.00%) .NET
2 39 (39.00%) HTML
3 37 (37.00%) CSS
4 36 (36.00%) ASP.NET
5 27 (27.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (23.00%) jQuery
7 20 (20.00%) HTML5
7 20 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 18 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (17.00%) CSS3
9 17 (17.00%) Web Services
10 12 (12.00%) REST
10 12 (12.00%) LAMP
11 10 (10.00%) WPF
11 10 (10.00%) XML
12 8 (8.00%) WCF
13 7 (7.00%) .NET Framework
14 6 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (6.00%) WinForms
15 5 (5.00%) Breeze.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Private Cloud
1 10 (10.00%) NHS
2 9 (9.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.00%) Data Integration
3 6 (6.00%) Open Source
4 5 (5.00%) User Experience
5 4 (4.00%) RIA
6 3 (3.00%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.00%) AS400
6 3 (3.00%) iPad
7 2 (2.00%) EFT
8 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) Windows
1 13 (13.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (10.00%) Android
3 7 (7.00%) Linux
3 7 (7.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.00%) MVC
3 23 (23.00%) OO
4 21 (21.00%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (18.00%) Web Development
6 16 (16.00%) Analytics
7 14 (14.00%) TDD
8 13 (13.00%) Software Architecture
8 13 (13.00%) Mobile Development
9 12 (12.00%) Mentoring
9 12 (12.00%) SOA
9 12 (12.00%) Migration
10 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.00%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.00%) Scrum
13 7 (7.00%) ETL
13 7 (7.00%) Memory Management
13 7 (7.00%) Kimball Methodology
14 6 (6.00%) Inmon Methodology
14 6 (6.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (48.00%) C#
2 41 (41.00%) JavaScript
3 30 (30.00%) SQL
4 18 (18.00%) Java
5 16 (16.00%) PHP
6 10 (10.00%) C++
6 10 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.00%) Ruby
8 5 (5.00%) Python
9 4 (4.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 4 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 32 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.00%) Apple
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) Sybase
5 1 (1.00%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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