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 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 74 65 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.69% 0.79% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.83% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -57.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
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
702 606 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.43% 95.43% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 616 524 449
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
1 3 (42.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVVM
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Informatica
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint