Period
to 31 May 2020

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

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

Lead Developer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 123 183 197
Rank change year-on-year +60 +14 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 75 131 111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.66% 1.74% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.79% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 72 96 90
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,250 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.96% -3.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £32,500 £37,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,347 7,330 9,319
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 97.41% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,699 5,987 7,922
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,672 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.44% +3.34% +5.26%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Lead Developer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Lead Developer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Lead Developer in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +24 37 £60,000 +14.29% 12
South Yorkshire +17 28 £55,000 +57.14% 1
North Yorkshire +68 8 £52,500 -16.00%
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 38 (50.67%) .NET
2 37 (49.33%) C#
3 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (38.67%) AWS
5 26 (34.67%) Azure
6 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 23 (30.67%) .NET Core
8 20 (26.67%) TDD
8 20 (26.67%) AngularJS
9 19 (25.33%) Mentoring
10 16 (21.33%) Analytics
11 15 (20.00%) Java
12 14 (18.67%) SQL
12 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
12 14 (18.67%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (18.67%) Software Engineering
13 13 (17.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (17.33%) Power BI
13 13 (17.33%) Power Platform
14 12 (16.00%) Vue.js
14 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
14 12 (16.00%) .NET Framework
15 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (13.33%) BDD
16 10 (13.33%) ETL
16 10 (13.33%) MVC
17 9 (12.00%) CSS
17 9 (12.00%) T-SQL
17 9 (12.00%) HTML

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (38.67%) AWS
2 26 (34.67%) Azure
3 13 (17.33%) Power Platform
4 5 (6.67%) GCP
4 5 (6.67%) Serverless
5 4 (5.33%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (4.00%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (4.00%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.67%) AWS Fargate
7 2 (2.67%) AWS Step Functions
7 2 (2.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.33%) Power BI
2 13 (17.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.67%) MySQL
5 4 (5.33%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.67%) Redis
7 1 (1.33%) Big Data
7 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.33%) OLAP
7 1 (1.33%) QlikView
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.00%) Selenium
5 2 (2.67%) Appium
5 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.67%) Buildbot
5 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.67%) Gatling
5 2 (2.67%) JMeter
5 2 (2.67%) NeoLoad
5 2 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.67%) Ranorex
5 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.67%) WATIR
5 2 (2.67%) WebLOAD
6 1 (1.33%) GitLab
6 1 (1.33%) Mocha
General
1 5 (6.67%) Law
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (50.67%) .NET
2 23 (30.67%) .NET Core
3 20 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 12 (16.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (16.00%) Vue.js
5 9 (12.00%) CSS
5 9 (12.00%) HTML
6 8 (10.67%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (9.33%) Node.js
8 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (8.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (8.00%) React
9 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.67%) Sass
10 4 (5.33%) Laravel
11 3 (4.00%) HTML5
11 3 (4.00%) jQuery
11 3 (4.00%) Spring
11 3 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.33%) EPoS
3 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.67%) TDD
3 19 (25.33%) Mentoring
4 16 (21.33%) Analytics
5 14 (18.67%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (18.67%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.33%) BDD
6 10 (13.33%) ETL
6 10 (13.33%) MVC
7 9 (12.00%) Product Roadmap
7 9 (12.00%) Visualisation
8 8 (10.67%) Coaching
8 8 (10.67%) Microservices
9 7 (9.33%) DevOps
9 7 (9.33%) Web Development
10 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (8.00%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (6.67%) Service Design
11 5 (6.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 37 (49.33%) C#
2 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.00%) Java
4 14 (18.67%) SQL
5 9 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.67%) PHP
7 6 (8.00%) Python
8 4 (5.33%) Java 8
9 3 (4.00%) Ruby
9 3 (4.00%) X++
10 2 (2.67%) C
10 2 (2.67%) C++
10 2 (2.67%) Go
10 2 (2.67%) Scala
10 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.33%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.33%) Perl
11 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Ansible
2 2 (2.67%) Kibana
2 2 (2.67%) Terraform
3 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
3 3 (4.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.33%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) Tableau