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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 69 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.69% 0.76% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.80% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 6
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -22.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £37,300 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
709 626 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.20% 94.99% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 636 549 489
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) XSLT
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) MVVM
4 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
6 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) SAS
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) ERwin
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) XSLT
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
1 3 (33.33%) MVVM
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Informatica
1 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint