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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 172 152 150
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 38 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 1.00% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.05% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 30
Average salary £45,000 £45,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +23.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £41,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
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
4667 4089 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.11% 95.54% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3804 3235 3273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 19 December 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 December 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 -15 33 £45,000 - 2
Bradford -11 3 - - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £40,000 -
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 64 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (59.52%) JavaScript
3 49 (58.33%) C#
4 45 (53.57%) HTML
5 42 (50.00%) .NET
6 41 (48.81%) MVC
7 39 (46.43%) CSS
8 34 (40.48%) Java
9 33 (39.29%) jQuery
9 33 (39.29%) SQL Server
10 32 (38.10%) ASP.NET
10 32 (38.10%) SQL
11 26 (30.95%) Oracle
12 25 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (28.57%) Web Services
14 23 (27.38%) XML
15 22 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (23.81%) TDD
17 19 (22.62%) XHTML
18 18 (21.43%) MySQL
19 16 (19.05%) WCF
19 16 (19.05%) REST
20 15 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
21 14 (16.67%) Ajax
22 13 (15.48%) .NET Framework
22 13 (15.48%) OO
23 12 (14.29%) UML
23 12 (14.29%) Big Data
23 12 (14.29%) Scrum
23 12 (14.29%) HTML5

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (11.90%) Tomcat
1 10 (11.90%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.33%) JBoss
3 6 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.95%) IIS
4 5 (5.95%) Apache
5 4 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.38%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
1 4 (4.76%) Internet
1 4 (4.76%) AMQP
2 2 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.43%) MySQL
3 12 (14.29%) Big Data
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
1 10 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.71%) JUnit
2 9 (10.71%) Maven
3 7 (8.33%) JMeter
3 7 (8.33%) JBehave
3 7 (8.33%) Selenium
3 7 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.95%) SoapUI
4 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.95%) ReSharper
4 5 (5.95%) Moq
5 3 (3.57%) MSTest
6 2 (2.38%) Subversion
7 1 (1.19%) JIRA
7 1 (1.19%) NUnit
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.19%) NSubstitute
General
1 7 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (5.95%) Back Office
2 5 (5.95%) Automotive
2 5 (5.95%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (53.57%) HTML
2 42 (50.00%) .NET
3 39 (46.43%) CSS
4 33 (39.29%) jQuery
5 32 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 24 (28.57%) Web Services
7 23 (27.38%) XML
8 22 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (22.62%) XHTML
10 16 (19.05%) WCF
10 16 (19.05%) REST
11 14 (16.67%) Ajax
12 13 (15.48%) .NET Framework
13 12 (14.29%) HTML5
14 11 (13.10%) ActiveMQ
14 11 (13.10%) Spring
15 10 (11.90%) LAMP
15 10 (11.90%) NHibernate
16 9 (10.71%) JSON
17 8 (9.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) NHS
2 4 (4.76%) Symmetrix
2 4 (4.76%) Clustering
2 4 (4.76%) Open Source
2 4 (4.76%) RIA
3 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) UNIX
1 9 (10.71%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) Windows
3 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (48.81%) MVC
3 25 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (23.81%) TDD
5 15 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (15.48%) OO
7 12 (14.29%) UML
7 12 (14.29%) Scrum
8 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.52%) Coaching
9 8 (9.52%) Web Development
10 7 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (8.33%) BDD
10 7 (8.33%) OOP
11 6 (7.14%) SOA
11 6 (7.14%) Content Management
11 6 (7.14%) BPEL
11 6 (7.14%) Analytics
12 4 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) JavaScript
2 49 (58.33%) C#
3 34 (40.48%) Java
4 32 (38.10%) SQL
5 11 (13.10%) PHP
6 8 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.76%) C++
7 4 (4.76%) Perl
7 4 (4.76%) Ruby
8 3 (3.57%) VB
8 3 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.19%) VBA
9 1 (1.19%) VB6
9 1 (1.19%) Delphi
9 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 26 (30.95%) Oracle
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) Apple
4 4 (4.76%) Cisco
4 4 (4.76%) F5
4 4 (4.76%) EMC
5 2 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (1.19%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.19%) Zend
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