The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 145 151 143
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 62 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.27% 0.48% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.51% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 53 15 32
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,722 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £56,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4737 3351 3409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.01% 93.92% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3774 2586 2817
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,280 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Leeds +13 60 £50,000 +5.26%
Bradford -4 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 50 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (51.58%) JavaScript
3 48 (50.53%) Java
4 45 (47.37%) C#
5 42 (44.21%) XML
6 40 (42.11%) .NET
7 39 (41.05%) MVC
8 37 (38.95%) HTML
9 36 (37.89%) LAMP
10 31 (32.63%) MySQL
10 31 (32.63%) Web Services
10 31 (32.63%) CSS
11 30 (31.58%) ASP.NET
12 29 (30.53%) PHP
13 28 (29.47%) jQuery
14 27 (28.42%) J2EE
15 26 (27.37%) SQL
15 26 (27.37%) Scrum
16 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
16 25 (26.32%) Linux
16 25 (26.32%) Project Management
17 23 (24.21%) UML
17 23 (24.21%) ActiveMQ
17 23 (24.21%) WebSphere
18 22 (23.16%) Oracle
18 22 (23.16%) Tomcat
19 21 (22.11%) Technical Architecture
20 19 (20.00%) SOA
21 18 (18.95%) Content Management
21 18 (18.95%) Degree

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 23 (24.21%) WebSphere
2 22 (23.16%) Tomcat
3 17 (17.89%) WebLogic Portal
3 17 (17.89%) Apache
3 17 (17.89%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.26%) Drupal
4 5 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (4.21%) Node.js
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.11%) IIS
8 1 (1.05%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.05%) SAS
8 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.89%) AMQP
1 17 (17.89%) HTTP
1 17 (17.89%) Internet
2 3 (3.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.63%) MySQL
2 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.32%) Big Data
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.37%) Selenium
2 7 (7.37%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.32%) Maven
3 6 (6.32%) JMeter
3 6 (6.32%) JBehave
3 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.26%) JUnit
5 2 (2.11%) MSTest
6 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 6 (6.32%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (6.32%) Back Office
1 6 (6.32%) Automotive
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
3 1 (1.05%) Games
3 1 (1.05%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.21%) XML
2 40 (42.11%) .NET
3 37 (38.95%) HTML
4 36 (37.89%) LAMP
5 31 (32.63%) Web Services
5 31 (32.63%) CSS
6 30 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 28 (29.47%) jQuery
8 27 (28.42%) J2EE
9 23 (24.21%) ActiveMQ
10 17 (17.89%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (15.79%) HTML5
12 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (10.53%) WCF
14 7 (7.37%) JSON
14 7 (7.37%) Spring
15 6 (6.32%) JDBC
15 6 (6.32%) Servlets
15 6 (6.32%) Hibernate
15 6 (6.32%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) RIA
1 17 (17.89%) Open Source
1 17 (17.89%) Symmetrix
1 17 (17.89%) Clustering
2 8 (8.42%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.11%) W3C
4 2 (2.11%) PDA
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.32%) Linux
2 17 (17.89%) Solaris
3 8 (8.42%) Windows
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.05%) MVC
3 26 (27.37%) Scrum
4 25 (26.32%) Project Management
5 23 (24.21%) UML
6 21 (22.11%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (20.00%) SOA
8 18 (18.95%) Content Management
9 17 (17.89%) Network Load Balancing
9 17 (17.89%) Load Testing
9 17 (17.89%) High Availability
10 15 (15.79%) TDD
11 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
12 10 (10.53%) OO
12 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (8.42%) BPEL
14 8 (8.42%) Service Delivery
14 8 (8.42%) Enterprise Architecture
15 7 (7.37%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.58%) JavaScript
2 48 (50.53%) Java
3 45 (47.37%) C#
4 29 (30.53%) PHP
5 26 (27.37%) SQL
6 9 (9.47%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.21%) Perl
7 4 (4.21%) C++
7 4 (4.21%) XQuery
7 4 (4.21%) Ruby
7 4 (4.21%) XPath
8 2 (2.11%) VB
8 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.05%) PHP5
9 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Oracle
2 17 (17.89%) F5
2 17 (17.89%) Cisco
2 17 (17.89%) EMC
3 6 (6.32%) JBoss
4 5 (5.26%) Zend
5 4 (4.21%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.05%) Adobe