The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
Rank 121 155 139
Rank change year-on-year +34 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 41 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.58% 0.79% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.82% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 39
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,721 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,250 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00%  

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 2523 3189 3656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.41% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2615 2943
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Leeds

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 60 (67.42%) .NET
2 59 (66.29%) C#
3 42 (47.19%) SQL
3 42 (47.19%) CSS
4 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (39.33%) ASP.NET
6 34 (38.20%) MVC
7 33 (37.08%) HTML
8 28 (31.46%) JavaScript
9 26 (29.21%) Software Engineering
10 25 (28.09%) Mentoring
11 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
13 18 (20.22%) Mule
14 17 (19.10%) WCF
15 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
16 15 (16.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (13.48%) Git (software)
17 12 (13.48%) Java
17 12 (13.48%) T-SQL
18 11 (12.36%) Web Services
18 11 (12.36%) AngularJS
19 10 (11.24%) XML
20 9 (10.11%) E-Commerce
20 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
20 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
21 8 (8.99%) Octopus Deploy
21 8 (8.99%) OO

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 18 (20.22%) Mule
2 6 (6.74%) IIS
2 6 (6.74%) SAS
3 4 (4.49%) CMS
3 4 (4.49%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (4.49%) Umbraco
3 4 (4.49%) WordPress
4 3 (3.37%) JBoss
4 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.25%) Apache
5 2 (2.25%) ATG Dynamo
5 2 (2.25%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.12%) Jetty
6 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.62%) GitHub
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (16.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (6.74%) Redis
6 5 (5.62%) CouchDB
7 4 (4.49%) MySQL
8 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.25%) DB2
9 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.12%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.12%) QlikView
10 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.12%) Riak
10 1 (1.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.99%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.74%) TeamCity
4 4 (4.49%) gulp
4 4 (4.49%) JUnit
5 2 (2.25%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.25%) JMeter
5 2 (2.25%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.25%) Selenium
5 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.25%) webpack
General
1 5 (5.62%) Finance
1 5 (5.62%) Retail
2 3 (3.37%) Marketing
3 2 (2.25%) Law
3 2 (2.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (67.42%) .NET
2 42 (47.19%) CSS
3 35 (39.33%) ASP.NET
4 33 (37.08%) HTML
5 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (19.10%) WCF
7 11 (12.36%) AngularJS
7 11 (12.36%) Web Services
8 10 (11.24%) XML
9 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
10 6 (6.74%) HTML5
10 6 (6.74%) jQuery
11 5 (5.62%) Dropwizard
11 5 (5.62%) XSLT
12 4 (4.49%) J2EE
12 4 (4.49%) Node.js
12 4 (4.49%) XHTML
12 4 (4.49%) XSD
13 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (3.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.37%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.37%) User Experience
3 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.12%) iPad
4 1 (1.12%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (38.20%) MVC
3 26 (29.21%) Software Engineering
4 25 (28.09%) Mentoring
5 9 (10.11%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.99%) OO
7 7 (7.87%) Line Management
8 6 (6.74%) Data Integration
8 6 (6.74%) Front End Development
8 6 (6.74%) Microservices
8 6 (6.74%) Project Management
9 5 (5.62%) Open Source
9 5 (5.62%) SDLC
9 5 (5.62%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.49%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.49%) OOP
10 4 (4.49%) Scrum
10 4 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.49%) TDD
10 4 (4.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (66.29%) C#
2 42 (47.19%) SQL
3 28 (31.46%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.48%) Java
4 12 (13.48%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.87%) PHP
6 4 (4.49%) ES6
7 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.12%) ABAP
8 1 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) SAS Certification
2 2 (2.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) MCP
2 2 (2.25%) MCPD
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
1 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle
3 4 (4.49%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.25%) ATG
4 2 (2.25%) BEA
4 2 (2.25%) hybris
4 2 (2.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) Sybase
5 1 (1.12%) Tableau
5 1 (1.12%) Twitter
5 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
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