Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 175 154
Rank change year-on-year -4 -21 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 81 113 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.21% 1.49% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.51% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 79 110 158
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6530 7466 9042
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.12% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5509 6449 7308
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,220
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -14 66 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Bradford +5 5 £55,000 +15.79%
Halifax +27 4 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Huddersfield - 4 £35,000 -
Wakefield +5 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (50.62%) C#
3 37 (45.68%) .NET
3 37 (45.68%) MVC
4 35 (43.21%) JavaScript
5 30 (37.04%) ASP.NET
6 28 (34.57%) SQL
7 23 (28.40%) HTML
8 22 (27.16%) PHP
8 22 (27.16%) TDD
9 21 (25.93%) CSS
9 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
10 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (22.22%) AngularJS
12 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
12 16 (19.75%) Coaching
13 14 (17.28%) Mentoring
14 13 (16.05%) Java
15 12 (14.81%) Web Development
15 12 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
16 11 (13.58%) HTML5
16 11 (13.58%) MySQL
16 11 (13.58%) Scrum
17 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
17 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
18 9 (11.11%) Front End Development
18 9 (11.11%) Node.js
18 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
19 8 (9.88%) Ruby

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 6 (7.41%) Mule
2 3 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (2.47%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) Confluence
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.23%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Magento
2 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.23%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) npm
3 1 (1.23%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) MySQL
3 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.94%) webpack
3 3 (3.70%) Subversion
4 2 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.23%) Grunt
5 1 (1.23%) gulp
5 1 (1.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.23%) MSTest
5 1 (1.23%) NUnit
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.47%) Advertising
2 1 (1.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Games
2 1 (1.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.68%) .NET
2 30 (37.04%) ASP.NET
3 23 (28.40%) HTML
4 21 (25.93%) CSS
5 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 11 (13.58%) HTML5
8 9 (11.11%) Node.js
9 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
9 8 (9.88%) React
10 7 (8.64%) CSS3
10 7 (8.64%) XML
11 6 (7.41%) jQuery
11 6 (7.41%) LAMP
11 6 (7.41%) Web Services
12 5 (6.17%) LAPP Stack
12 5 (6.17%) LEMP Stack
12 5 (6.17%) WAMP
13 4 (4.94%) Entity Framework
13 4 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.41%) User Experience
3 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.70%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.70%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.47%) Blog
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.23%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.68%) MVC
3 22 (27.16%) TDD
4 16 (19.75%) Coaching
5 14 (17.28%) Mentoring
6 12 (14.81%) Web Development
7 11 (13.58%) Scrum
8 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
9 9 (11.11%) Front End Development
10 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.41%) Open Source
12 6 (7.41%) Pair Programming
12 6 (7.41%) SDLC
13 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (6.17%) Line Management
13 5 (6.17%) Microservices
13 5 (6.17%) Mobile Development
13 5 (6.17%) OO
13 5 (6.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.62%) C#
2 35 (43.21%) JavaScript
3 28 (34.57%) SQL
4 22 (27.16%) PHP
5 13 (16.05%) Java
6 8 (9.88%) Python
6 8 (9.88%) Ruby
7 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.23%) ABAP
8 1 (1.23%) ES6
8 1 (1.23%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) Degree
1 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle
2 3 (3.70%) Zend
3 1 (1.23%) Apple
3 1 (1.23%) Google
3 1 (1.23%) SAP
3 1 (1.23%) Xamarin