The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 176 201 167
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 74 50 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.01% 0.71% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.75% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63 29 42
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
Lead Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7138 6664 5491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.65% 95.19% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5843 5169 4456
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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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
West Yorkshire +18 53 £46,250 -0.53% 4
South Yorkshire -1 11 £40,000 -5.88% 1
North Yorkshire +8 10 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 92 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (63.24%) C#
3 68 (50.00%) .NET
4 62 (45.59%) MVC
5 61 (44.85%) SQL Server
6 55 (40.44%) ASP.NET
7 54 (39.71%) SQL
8 52 (38.24%) HTML
9 50 (36.76%) JavaScript
10 48 (35.29%) CSS
11 44 (32.35%) Java
12 39 (28.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (21.32%) Microsoft
14 28 (20.59%) jQuery
15 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (19.85%) OO
16 25 (18.38%) Web Services
16 25 (18.38%) XML
17 23 (16.91%) TDD
17 23 (16.91%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (13.97%) Finance
19 18 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (13.24%) AngularJS
20 17 (12.50%) MS Excel
20 17 (12.50%) T-SQL
20 17 (12.50%) MySQL
20 17 (12.50%) Retail
21 16 (11.76%) Oracle
21 16 (11.76%) XHTML
21 16 (11.76%) Apple iOS

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 11 (8.09%) Apache
2 6 (4.41%) NServiceBus
3 4 (2.94%) IIS
4 2 (1.47%) JBoss
4 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.47%) FileNet
4 2 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.74%) CMS
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.74%) SAS
5 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (44.85%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.50%) MySQL
3 14 (10.29%) Big Data
4 10 (7.35%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.21%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (8.82%) ReSharper
2 12 (8.82%) Moq
2 12 (8.82%) SoapUI
3 10 (7.35%) Xcode
3 10 (7.35%) JIRA
4 8 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.41%) Selenium
6 5 (3.68%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.68%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.94%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.94%) JUnit
8 3 (2.21%) Maven
9 1 (0.74%) Subversion
9 1 (0.74%) JMeter
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.74%) JBehave
General
1 19 (13.97%) Finance
2 17 (12.50%) Retail
3 13 (9.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.21%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (50.00%) .NET
2 55 (40.44%) ASP.NET
3 52 (38.24%) HTML
4 48 (35.29%) CSS
5 39 (28.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (20.59%) jQuery
7 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (18.38%) Web Services
8 25 (18.38%) XML
9 18 (13.24%) AngularJS
10 16 (11.76%) XHTML
10 16 (11.76%) WCF
11 15 (11.03%) REST
12 12 (8.82%) WPF
12 12 (8.82%) RESTful
12 12 (8.82%) Ajax
13 11 (8.09%) .NET Framework
13 11 (8.09%) HTML5
14 9 (6.62%) XSLT
14 9 (6.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) NHS
2 11 (8.09%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.88%) Open Source
4 5 (3.68%) User Experience
5 3 (2.21%) iPad
5 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 13 (9.56%) Windows
3 11 (8.09%) Linux
3 11 (8.09%) Android
4 8 (5.88%) UNIX
5 7 (5.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (45.59%) MVC
3 27 (19.85%) OO
4 23 (16.91%) TDD
4 23 (16.91%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (11.03%) Migration
7 14 (10.29%) Analytics
8 12 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 12 (8.82%) Web Development
9 10 (7.35%) SOA
10 9 (6.62%) Time Management
10 9 (6.62%) Software Architecture
10 9 (6.62%) MVVM
11 8 (5.88%) Scrum
11 8 (5.88%) OOP
12 7 (5.15%) Validation
12 7 (5.15%) Memory Management
12 7 (5.15%) BDD
13 6 (4.41%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (63.24%) C#
2 54 (39.71%) SQL
3 50 (36.76%) JavaScript
4 44 (32.35%) Java
5 17 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 12 (8.82%) PHP
7 10 (7.35%) Objective-C
8 7 (5.15%) C++
9 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.47%) VBA
10 1 (0.74%) Python
10 1 (0.74%) VB6
10 1 (0.74%) Ruby
10 1 (0.74%) Perl
10 1 (0.74%) VB
10 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.21%) Degree
2 2 (1.47%) VCP4
2 2 (1.47%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) SLA
1 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (8.82%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (21.32%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.76%) Oracle
3 15 (11.03%) Apple
4 2 (1.47%) IBM
4 2 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (0.74%) Cognos
5 1 (0.74%) Hitachi
5 1 (0.74%) Zend
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