The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 58 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 10 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.63% 0.28% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 0.28% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +4.30%
Lead Developer
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
590 703 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.25% 98.05% 99.13%
Number of salaries quoted 491 598 563
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) RESTful
6 4 (36.36%) Laravel
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) PHP
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
6 4 (36.36%) OOD
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 4 (36.36%) Symfony
6 4 (36.36%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) LAMP
7 3 (27.27%) Project Management
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) User Experience
7 3 (27.27%) SDLC

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Force.com
1 1 (9.09%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) JMeter
2 2 (18.18%) Xdebug
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (36.36%) Laravel
3 4 (36.36%) Symfony
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) LAMP
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (9.09%) Akka
6 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
6 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
6 1 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 4 (36.36%) OOD
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) Kanban
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) OOP
8 1 (9.09%) High Availability
8 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
8 1 (9.09%) SOA
8 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Apex Code
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
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