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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 170 167 131
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 46 16 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 0.43% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.46% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 48
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,205 £42,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £64,500 £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
4940 3514 3661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.79% 94.90% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3854 2806 3067
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -1 40 £46,250 -7.50% 7
Bradford -8 5 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 75 (76.53%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 53 (54.08%) Java
4 48 (48.98%) C#
5 47 (47.96%) MVC
6 44 (44.90%) HTML
7 43 (43.88%) XML
8 40 (40.82%) .NET
9 38 (38.78%) Web Services
10 35 (35.71%) CSS
11 34 (34.69%) LAMP
12 32 (32.65%) jQuery
13 31 (31.63%) MySQL
13 31 (31.63%) Oracle
13 31 (31.63%) SQL
14 30 (30.61%) ASP.NET
15 27 (27.55%) PHP
16 26 (26.53%) J2EE
17 25 (25.51%) UML
17 25 (25.51%) ActiveMQ
17 25 (25.51%) WebSphere
17 25 (25.51%) Mentoring
18 24 (24.49%) Tomcat
19 23 (23.47%) Linux
20 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
20 22 (22.45%) Project Management
21 21 (21.43%) Scrum
22 20 (20.41%) Technical Architecture
23 18 (18.37%) Content Management
23 18 (18.37%) TDD

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (25.51%) WebSphere
2 24 (24.49%) Tomcat
3 16 (16.33%) WebLogic
3 16 (16.33%) Apache
3 16 (16.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.08%) Drupal
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (4.08%) Node.js
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.04%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.33%) HTTP
1 16 (16.33%) Internet
1 16 (16.33%) AMQP
2 3 (3.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.63%) MySQL
2 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.18%) Big Data
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Selenium
2 9 (9.18%) JBehave
2 9 (9.18%) JMeter
2 9 (9.18%) Maven
2 9 (9.18%) Cucumber
3 8 (8.16%) JUnit
4 6 (6.12%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.06%) MSTest
7 1 (1.02%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.02%) NUnit
7 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 6 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (6.12%) Back Office
1 6 (6.12%) Automotive
2 4 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (44.90%) HTML
2 43 (43.88%) XML
3 40 (40.82%) .NET
4 38 (38.78%) Web Services
5 35 (35.71%) CSS
6 34 (34.69%) LAMP
7 32 (32.65%) jQuery
8 30 (30.61%) ASP.NET
9 26 (26.53%) J2EE
10 25 (25.51%) ActiveMQ
11 18 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (18.37%) HTML5
12 16 (16.33%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (10.20%) Spring
13 10 (10.20%) JSON
13 10 (10.20%) XHTML
14 9 (9.18%) Hibernate
14 9 (9.18%) JDBC
14 9 (9.18%) Servlets
14 9 (9.18%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Symmetrix
1 16 (16.33%) Clustering
1 16 (16.33%) RIA
1 16 (16.33%) Open Source
2 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.10%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.04%) W3C
4 2 (2.04%) PDA
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.47%) Linux
2 16 (16.33%) Solaris
3 5 (5.10%) UNIX
4 2 (2.04%) Windows
5 1 (1.02%) Android
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (76.53%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.96%) MVC
3 25 (25.51%) UML
3 25 (25.51%) Mentoring
4 22 (22.45%) Project Management
5 21 (21.43%) Scrum
6 20 (20.41%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (18.37%) TDD
7 18 (18.37%) Content Management
7 18 (18.37%) SOA
8 17 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (16.33%) Load Testing
9 16 (16.33%) Network Load Balancing
9 16 (16.33%) Test Planning
9 16 (16.33%) High Availability
10 13 (13.27%) Software Engineering
11 12 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (12.24%) OO
11 12 (12.24%) Coaching
12 11 (11.22%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 53 (54.08%) Java
3 48 (48.98%) C#
4 31 (31.63%) SQL
5 27 (27.55%) PHP
6 8 (8.16%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.08%) C++
7 4 (4.08%) Perl
7 4 (4.08%) XQuery
7 4 (4.08%) Ruby
7 4 (4.08%) XPath
8 2 (2.04%) VB
8 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.02%) Python
9 1 (1.02%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (31.63%) Oracle
2 16 (16.33%) Cisco
2 16 (16.33%) EMC
2 16 (16.33%) F5
3 9 (9.18%) JBoss
4 4 (4.08%) Rackspace
4 4 (4.08%) Zend
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.02%) Adobe
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