The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 143 124
Rank change year-on-year +2 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 48 62 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.37% 1.58% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.61% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 47 57 72
Median salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.40% +2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3427 3857 4519
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.52% 98.07% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2863 3259 3623
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer 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 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Lead Developer in West Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in West Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 43 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Huddersfield +12 4 £35,000 -27.83%
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

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

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 West Yorkshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 68 (73.91%) C#
2 65 (70.65%) .NET
3 50 (54.35%) SQL
4 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (42.39%) MVC
6 32 (34.78%) ASP.NET
6 32 (34.78%) Mentoring
7 31 (33.70%) CSS
8 28 (30.43%) HTML
9 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
10 24 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 22 (23.91%) Software Engineering
12 21 (22.83%) WCF
12 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (20.65%) Mule
14 18 (19.57%) Greenfield Project
15 15 (16.30%) Web Services
15 15 (16.30%) IIS
16 14 (15.22%) Java
17 13 (14.13%) UML
18 12 (13.04%) SDLC
19 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
20 8 (8.70%) Node.js
20 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
20 8 (8.70%) PHP
20 8 (8.70%) XML
21 7 (7.61%) T-SQL
21 7 (7.61%) MySQL
21 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (20.65%) Mule
2 15 (16.30%) IIS
3 5 (5.43%) CMS
3 5 (5.43%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.35%) JBoss
4 4 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.35%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.26%) Apache
5 3 (3.26%) Jetty
5 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.17%) ATG Dynamo
6 2 (2.17%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.26%) PaaS
3 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.61%) MySQL
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.35%) Redis
4 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.17%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.17%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.17%) DB2
5 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.17%) Riak
5 2 (2.17%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.09%) Big Data
6 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.26%) gulp
3 3 (3.26%) JUnit
3 3 (3.26%) Subversion
3 3 (3.26%) webpack
4 2 (2.17%) Gradle
4 2 (2.17%) JMeter
4 2 (2.17%) Maven
4 2 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.17%) Selenium
4 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.09%) Ant
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.09%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.35%) Finance
1 4 (4.35%) Retail
2 2 (2.17%) Law
2 2 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (70.65%) .NET
2 32 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 31 (33.70%) CSS
4 28 (30.43%) HTML
5 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (22.83%) WCF
6 15 (16.30%) Web Services
7 8 (8.70%) Node.js
7 8 (8.70%) XML
8 7 (7.61%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.43%) HTML5
9 5 (5.43%) jQuery
9 5 (5.43%) XSLT
10 4 (4.35%) XHTML
10 4 (4.35%) XSD
11 3 (3.26%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (3.26%) J2EE
11 3 (3.26%) Laravel
11 3 (3.26%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Linux
2 1 (1.09%) Android
2 1 (1.09%) Unix
2 1 (1.09%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (42.39%) MVC
3 32 (34.78%) Mentoring
4 22 (23.91%) Software Engineering
5 13 (14.13%) UML
6 12 (13.04%) SDLC
7 6 (6.52%) OO
7 6 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.43%) TDD
8 5 (5.43%) Test Automation
8 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.35%) Integration Testing
9 4 (4.35%) Line Management
9 4 (4.35%) Project Management
9 4 (4.35%) SOLID
9 4 (4.35%) Web Development
10 3 (3.26%) OOD
10 3 (3.26%) Pair Programming
10 3 (3.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 68 (73.91%) C#
2 50 (54.35%) SQL
3 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.22%) Java
5 8 (8.70%) PHP
6 7 (7.61%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.35%) Python
8 3 (3.26%) ES6
8 3 (3.26%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.17%) ABAP
9 2 (2.17%) Ruby
10 1 (1.09%) Go
10 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.09%) Degree
1 1 (1.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.26%) Zend
5 2 (2.17%) ATG
5 2 (2.17%) BEA
5 2 (2.17%) hybris
5 2 (2.17%) IBM
5 2 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) Sybase
6 1 (1.09%) Xamarin
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