Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Lead Developer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 79 100
Rank change year-on-year +11 +21 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 12 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.47% 0.89% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.92% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 5
Sheffield median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +22.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £39,000 £35,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £72,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +25.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 797 978 1273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 96.93% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 684 813 1128
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £23,175
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured Lead Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Sheffield

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Sheffield

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Sheffield region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) User Experience
4 4 (33.33%) React
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) C
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) RAD
6 2 (16.67%) Informix
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (16.67%) VB
6 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) RPG
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) COBOL
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) OpenEdge

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (16.67%) OpenEdge
1 2 (16.67%) OpenROAD
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Informix
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) CA Gen
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (16.67%) PowerBuilder
1 2 (16.67%) PROIV
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) Node.js
3 4 (33.33%) React
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Thrift
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) Guava
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) Redux
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Tandem
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Coaching
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) RAD
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) Clipper
5 2 (16.67%) COBOL
5 2 (16.67%) DataFlex
5 2 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (16.67%) LINC
5 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (16.67%) RPG
5 2 (16.67%) Tcl
5 2 (16.67%) Uniface
5 2 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) xBase
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Capita
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle