The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 79 67 81
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.76% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.30% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
883 657 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.56% 94.26% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 728 534 739
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -16 7 £36,000 -4.00%
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (90.91%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) Banking
3 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
3 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
3 8 (72.73%) JBoss
3 8 (72.73%) Eclipse
4 7 (63.64%) SOA
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle
5 6 (54.55%) UNIX
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Project Management
8 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 2 (18.18%) C#
8 2 (18.18%) SOAP
9 1 (9.09%) CSS
9 1 (9.09%) Linux
9 1 (9.09%) OO
9 1 (9.09%) XSLT
9 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 1 (9.09%) J2EE
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 8 (72.73%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) J2EE
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) SOA
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) JBoss
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle