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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 67 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.08% 0.56% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.58% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
711 513 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.69% 96.07% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 587 446 486
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) JBoss
4 7 (58.33%) SOA
4 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
4 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) Banking
5 6 (50.00%) UNIX
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) J2EE
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) EJB
8 1 (8.33%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) SOAP
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (8.33%) XSLT

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) EJB
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) JavaBeans
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) WPF
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) JBoss
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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