The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 165 154 137
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 47 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.91% 0.92% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.96% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £36,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4992 4050 3653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.99% 95.86% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3976 3249 3070
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -14 38 £45,000 - 6
Bradford -10 7 - - 2
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £40,000 -
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 79 (78.22%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (56.44%) JavaScript
3 55 (54.46%) C#
4 51 (50.50%) MVC
5 49 (48.51%) HTML
5 49 (48.51%) Java
6 48 (47.52%) .NET
7 41 (40.59%) CSS
8 35 (34.65%) ASP.NET
9 34 (33.66%) Web Services
9 34 (33.66%) jQuery
10 33 (32.67%) SQL
10 33 (32.67%) Oracle
10 33 (32.67%) SQL Server
11 32 (31.68%) XML
12 27 (26.73%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (25.74%) TDD
14 23 (22.77%) MySQL
14 23 (22.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (20.79%) LAMP
16 19 (18.81%) XHTML
17 18 (17.82%) OO
17 18 (17.82%) PHP
18 17 (16.83%) UML
19 16 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (15.84%) ActiveMQ
19 16 (15.84%) REST
19 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
20 15 (14.85%) WCF
20 15 (14.85%) WebSphere

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 15 (14.85%) Tomcat
1 15 (14.85%) WebSphere
2 9 (8.91%) JBoss
3 8 (7.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (7.92%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.93%) Apache
4 7 (6.93%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (4.95%) IIS
6 4 (3.96%) Drupal
6 4 (3.96%) Node.js
6 4 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.98%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.99%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) HTTP
1 7 (6.93%) Internet
1 7 (6.93%) AMQP
2 3 (2.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (32.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (22.77%) MySQL
3 12 (11.88%) Big Data
4 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Maven
2 10 (9.90%) JUnit
2 10 (9.90%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.91%) JMeter
3 9 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.91%) JBehave
3 9 (8.91%) Cucumber
3 9 (8.91%) Selenium
4 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.97%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.97%) MSTest
5 3 (2.97%) Moq
5 3 (2.97%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.98%) Subversion
7 1 (0.99%) JIRA
7 1 (0.99%) NUnit
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.99%) NSubstitute
General
1 6 (5.94%) Back Office
1 6 (5.94%) Automotive
2 5 (4.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.96%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Finance
5 1 (0.99%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (48.51%) HTML
2 48 (47.52%) .NET
3 41 (40.59%) CSS
4 35 (34.65%) ASP.NET
5 34 (33.66%) jQuery
5 34 (33.66%) Web Services
6 32 (31.68%) XML
7 23 (22.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (20.79%) LAMP
9 19 (18.81%) XHTML
10 16 (15.84%) ActiveMQ
10 16 (15.84%) REST
11 15 (14.85%) WCF
12 14 (13.86%) J2EE
12 14 (13.86%) HTML5
13 13 (12.87%) Ajax
13 13 (12.87%) .NET Framework
14 12 (11.88%) Spring
15 11 (10.89%) JSON
16 10 (9.90%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Symmetrix
1 7 (6.93%) Clustering
1 7 (6.93%) RIA
1 7 (6.93%) Open Source
2 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.97%) NHS
4 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) W3C
5 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.99%) PDA
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.87%) Linux
2 9 (8.91%) UNIX
3 7 (6.93%) Solaris
4 5 (4.95%) Windows
5 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (78.22%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (50.50%) MVC
3 27 (26.73%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (25.74%) TDD
5 18 (17.82%) OO
6 17 (16.83%) UML
7 16 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
8 15 (14.85%) Scrum
9 12 (11.88%) SOA
10 11 (10.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (10.89%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (10.89%) Coaching
11 9 (8.91%) Domain-Driven Design
11 9 (8.91%) Web Development
11 9 (8.91%) Content Management
11 9 (8.91%) BDD
12 8 (7.92%) Software Engineering
12 8 (7.92%) Project Management
13 7 (6.93%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 57 (56.44%) JavaScript
2 55 (54.46%) C#
3 49 (48.51%) Java
4 33 (32.67%) SQL
5 18 (17.82%) PHP
6 7 (6.93%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.96%) C++
7 4 (3.96%) Perl
7 4 (3.96%) Ruby
8 3 (2.97%) VB
8 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.99%) VBA
9 1 (0.99%) XQuery
9 1 (0.99%) VB6
9 1 (0.99%) Delphi
9 1 (0.99%) XPath
9 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (32.67%) Oracle
2 7 (6.93%) Cisco
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) EMC
2 7 (6.93%) F5
3 4 (3.96%) Rackspace
3 4 (3.96%) Zend
4 3 (2.97%) Apple
5 2 (1.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) Hitachi
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + pension scheme
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: 13 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago