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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 137 140 120
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 47 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.27% 0.46% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.48% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 37
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,722 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
3578 2481 2676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.60% 95.50% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2760 1912 2190
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (56.18%) Java
2 50 (56.18%) JavaScript
3 43 (48.31%) C#
4 41 (46.07%) XML
5 40 (44.94%) MVC
6 38 (42.70%) HTML
7 36 (40.45%) LAMP
8 35 (39.33%) .NET
9 34 (38.20%) Web Services
10 32 (35.96%) MySQL
11 30 (33.71%) SQL
11 30 (33.71%) CSS
12 28 (31.46%) PHP
13 27 (30.34%) J2EE
13 27 (30.34%) Oracle
13 27 (30.34%) jQuery
14 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET
15 25 (28.09%) UML
15 25 (28.09%) Project Management
15 25 (28.09%) Scrum
15 25 (28.09%) ActiveMQ
15 25 (28.09%) WebSphere
16 24 (26.97%) Linux
16 24 (26.97%) Tomcat
17 21 (23.60%) Technical Architecture
18 18 (20.22%) SOA
18 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
18 18 (20.22%) Degree
19 17 (19.10%) Network Load Balancing

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (28.09%) WebSphere
2 24 (26.97%) Tomcat
3 17 (19.10%) WebLogic
3 17 (19.10%) WebLogic Portal
3 17 (19.10%) Apache
4 7 (7.87%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (5.62%) Drupal
6 4 (4.49%) Node.js
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.25%) IIS
9 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
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 32 (35.96%) MySQL
2 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.99%) Big Data
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (8.99%) JBehave
1 8 (8.99%) Selenium
1 8 (8.99%) Cucumber
1 8 (8.99%) Maven
1 8 (8.99%) JMeter
2 7 (7.87%) JUnit
3 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.37%) MSTest
5 1 (1.12%) NUnit
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
5 1 (1.12%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (6.74%) Automotive
1 6 (6.74%) Back Office
1 6 (6.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (4.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.07%) XML
2 38 (42.70%) HTML
3 36 (40.45%) LAMP
4 35 (39.33%) .NET
5 34 (38.20%) Web Services
6 30 (33.71%) CSS
7 27 (30.34%) J2EE
7 27 (30.34%) jQuery
8 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET
9 25 (28.09%) ActiveMQ
10 17 (19.10%) HTML5
10 17 (19.10%) RabbitMQ
11 14 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (10.11%) Spring
12 9 (10.11%) JSON
13 8 (8.99%) REST
13 8 (8.99%) Spring MVC
13 8 (8.99%) Apache Wicket
13 8 (8.99%) Apache Camel
13 8 (8.99%) Hibernate
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 24 (26.97%) Linux
2 17 (19.10%) Solaris
3 4 (4.49%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) UNIX
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (44.94%) MVC
3 25 (28.09%) UML
3 25 (28.09%) Project Management
3 25 (28.09%) Scrum
4 21 (23.60%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (20.22%) SOA
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
7 16 (17.98%) TDD
8 13 (14.61%) Software Engineering
9 11 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (11.24%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (11.24%) OO
11 9 (10.11%) BDD
12 8 (8.99%) Domain-Driven Design
12 8 (8.99%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.18%) Java
1 50 (56.18%) JavaScript
2 43 (48.31%) C#
3 30 (33.71%) SQL
4 28 (31.46%) PHP
5 10 (11.24%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.49%) XPath
6 4 (4.49%) Ruby
6 4 (4.49%) XQuery
6 4 (4.49%) C++
6 4 (4.49%) Perl
7 2 (2.25%) VB
7 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.12%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (30.34%) Oracle
2 17 (19.10%) F5
2 17 (19.10%) Cisco
2 17 (19.10%) EMC
3 8 (8.99%) JBoss
4 4 (4.49%) Zend
4 4 (4.49%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
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