The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Developer
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 119 108
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 43 45 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.71% 1.54% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.57% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 66
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2442 2858 3238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.10% 97.84% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 2368 2569
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Leeds

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Leeds

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Leeds

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 67 (78.82%) C#
2 64 (75.29%) .NET
3 47 (55.29%) SQL
4 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (41.18%) MVC
6 32 (37.65%) Mentoring
7 31 (36.47%) ASP.NET
8 27 (31.76%) CSS
9 24 (28.24%) HTML
9 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
10 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
11 21 (24.71%) WCF
11 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
13 19 (22.35%) Mule
14 16 (18.82%) Greenfield Project
15 15 (17.65%) IIS
16 14 (16.47%) Web Services
17 13 (15.29%) UML
18 12 (14.12%) SDLC
19 11 (12.94%) Java
20 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
21 8 (9.41%) Node.js
21 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
21 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 7 (8.24%) .NET Framework
22 7 (8.24%) T-SQL
22 7 (8.24%) XML

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (22.35%) Mule
2 15 (17.65%) IIS
3 4 (4.71%) CMS
3 4 (4.71%) JBoss
3 4 (4.71%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.71%) Umbraco
3 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.53%) Apache
4 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.35%) ATG Dynamo
5 2 (2.35%) iPlanet
5 2 (2.35%) Jetty
6 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.53%) PaaS
3 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.35%) GitHub
4 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.71%) MySQL
4 4 (4.71%) Redis
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.35%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.35%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.35%) DB2
5 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.35%) Riak
5 2 (2.35%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.53%) gulp
2 3 (3.53%) JUnit
2 3 (3.53%) webpack
3 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.35%) JMeter
3 2 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.35%) Selenium
3 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.18%) Ant
4 1 (1.18%) Gradle
4 1 (1.18%) Maven
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.18%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.18%) Subversion
4 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.71%) Finance
1 4 (4.71%) Retail
2 2 (2.35%) Law
2 2 (2.35%) Legal
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (75.29%) .NET
2 31 (36.47%) ASP.NET
3 27 (31.76%) CSS
4 24 (28.24%) HTML
5 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (24.71%) WCF
6 14 (16.47%) Web Services
7 8 (9.41%) Node.js
8 7 (8.24%) .NET Framework
8 7 (8.24%) XML
9 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.88%) XSLT
10 4 (4.71%) jQuery
10 4 (4.71%) XHTML
10 4 (4.71%) XSD
11 3 (3.53%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 3 (3.53%) HTML5
11 3 (3.53%) J2EE
11 3 (3.53%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Unix
2 1 (1.18%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (41.18%) MVC
3 32 (37.65%) Mentoring
4 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 13 (15.29%) UML
6 12 (14.12%) SDLC
7 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.88%) TDD
7 5 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 5 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.71%) Integration Testing
8 4 (4.71%) Line Management
8 4 (4.71%) OO
8 4 (4.71%) Project Management
8 4 (4.71%) SOLID
8 4 (4.71%) Web Development
9 3 (3.53%) BDD
9 3 (3.53%) Kanban
9 3 (3.53%) Pair Programming
9 3 (3.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 67 (78.82%) C#
2 47 (55.29%) SQL
3 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.94%) Java
5 7 (8.24%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.88%) PHP
7 4 (4.71%) Python
8 3 (3.53%) ES6
8 3 (3.53%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.35%) ABAP
9 2 (2.35%) Ruby
10 1 (1.18%) Go
10 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.35%) ATG
4 2 (2.35%) BEA
4 2 (2.35%) hybris
4 2 (2.35%) IBM
4 2 (2.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.18%) Google
5 1 (1.18%) Sybase
5 1 (1.18%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.18%) Zend
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