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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 151 163 138
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 54 14 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.10% 0.38% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.41% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 13 44
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,689 £43,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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
4737 3447 3646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.57% 94.31% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3720 2708 3030
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +12 52 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Bradford +2 1 £32,500 -
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (53.68%) JavaScript
3 49 (51.58%) Java
4 45 (47.37%) C#
5 42 (44.21%) XML
5 42 (44.21%) MVC
6 40 (42.11%) .NET
7 39 (41.05%) HTML
8 36 (37.89%) LAMP
9 33 (34.74%) Web Services
10 32 (33.68%) CSS
10 32 (33.68%) MySQL
11 29 (30.53%) PHP
11 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET
11 29 (30.53%) jQuery
12 28 (29.47%) SQL
13 27 (28.42%) J2EE
14 26 (27.37%) Scrum
15 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
15 25 (26.32%) Linux
15 25 (26.32%) Project Management
16 24 (25.26%) UML
16 24 (25.26%) Oracle
16 24 (25.26%) ActiveMQ
16 24 (25.26%) WebSphere
17 23 (24.21%) Tomcat
18 21 (22.11%) Technical Architecture
19 19 (20.00%) SOA
19 19 (20.00%) Content Management
20 18 (18.95%) Degree

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 24 (25.26%) WebSphere
2 23 (24.21%) Tomcat
3 17 (17.89%) WebLogic
3 17 (17.89%) Apache
3 17 (17.89%) WebLogic Portal
4 6 (6.32%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (5.26%) Drupal
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (4.21%) Node.js
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.16%) IIS
8 2 (2.11%) Umbraco
9 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.05%) NServiceBus
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%) HTTP
1 17 (17.89%) Internet
1 17 (17.89%) AMQP
2 3 (3.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.68%) MySQL
2 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.37%) Big Data
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.42%) Selenium
3 7 (7.37%) Maven
3 7 (7.37%) JMeter
3 7 (7.37%) JBehave
3 7 (7.37%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.32%) JUnit
4 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.16%) MSTest
6 2 (2.11%) Subversion
7 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.05%) NUnit
7 1 (1.05%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.21%) XML
2 40 (42.11%) .NET
3 39 (41.05%) HTML
4 36 (37.89%) LAMP
5 33 (34.74%) Web Services
6 32 (33.68%) CSS
7 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET
7 29 (30.53%) jQuery
8 27 (28.42%) J2EE
9 24 (25.26%) ActiveMQ
10 17 (17.89%) RabbitMQ
11 16 (16.84%) HTML5
12 15 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (9.47%) WCF
14 8 (8.42%) JSON
14 8 (8.42%) Spring
15 7 (7.37%) .NET Framework
15 7 (7.37%) Spring MVC
15 7 (7.37%) Hibernate
15 7 (7.37%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Symmetrix
1 17 (17.89%) Clustering
1 17 (17.89%) RIA
1 17 (17.89%) Open Source
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 6 (6.32%) Windows
4 1 (1.05%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (44.21%) MVC
3 26 (27.37%) Scrum
4 25 (26.32%) Project Management
5 24 (25.26%) UML
6 21 (22.11%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (20.00%) Content Management
7 19 (20.00%) SOA
8 17 (17.89%) Network Load Balancing
8 17 (17.89%) Load Testing
8 17 (17.89%) High Availability
9 16 (16.84%) TDD
10 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
11 11 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (10.53%) OO
13 9 (9.47%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (8.42%) BDD
14 8 (8.42%) Service Delivery
14 8 (8.42%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.68%) JavaScript
2 49 (51.58%) Java
3 45 (47.37%) C#
4 29 (30.53%) PHP
5 28 (29.47%) SQL
6 10 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.21%) C++
7 4 (4.21%) Perl
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%) Python
9 1 (1.05%) Delphi
9 1 (1.05%) PHP5
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 24 (25.26%) Oracle
2 17 (17.89%) Cisco
2 17 (17.89%) EMC
2 17 (17.89%) F5
3 7 (7.37%) JBoss
4 5 (5.26%) Zend
5 4 (4.21%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.05%) Adobe
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