Period
to 14 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

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
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 205 186 207
Rank change year-on-year -19 +21 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 80 106 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.17% 1.26% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.30% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 72 85 99
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £46,750 £41,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £75,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £68,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.62% +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 6,670 8,152 9,644
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 96.79% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5,439 6,677 8,080
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,364 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.73% - +5.26%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Developer in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 +1 56 £55,000 - 9
North Yorkshire -18 18 £50,000 -0.33% 1
South Yorkshire +18 6 £52,500 +2.94% 2
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 49 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (60.00%) C#
3 41 (51.25%) .NET
4 35 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 21 (26.25%) Mentoring
6 20 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 20 (25.00%) Azure
7 19 (23.75%) MVC
7 19 (23.75%) Jenkins
7 19 (23.75%) DevOps
8 18 (22.50%) Finance
8 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
8 18 (22.50%) Test Automation
8 18 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (21.25%) React
10 15 (18.75%) Scrum
10 15 (18.75%) TDD
10 15 (18.75%) Kubernetes
11 14 (17.50%) Java
11 14 (17.50%) Python
11 14 (17.50%) PHP
12 13 (16.25%) Software Testing
12 13 (16.25%) .NET Core
12 13 (16.25%) SoapUI
13 12 (15.00%) AngularJS
13 12 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (15.00%) Web Development
13 12 (15.00%) HTML
13 12 (15.00%) CSS
14 11 (13.75%) SQL

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 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.25%) IIS
1 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.00%) Azure
2 10 (12.50%) AWS
3 8 (10.00%) GitHub
4 7 (8.75%) Office 365
5 5 (6.25%) G Suite
6 4 (5.00%) PaaS
6 4 (5.00%) Power Platform
7 3 (3.75%) GCP
8 2 (2.50%) Firebase
8 2 (2.50%) Slack
9 1 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (1.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) AMQP
1 3 (3.75%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) MySQL
2 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.00%) Power BI
3 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.75%) QlikView
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.25%) Big Data
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.25%) SoapUI
3 9 (11.25%) Selenium
4 8 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.75%) Appium
5 7 (8.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (8.75%) Buildbot
5 7 (8.75%) Gatling
5 7 (8.75%) JMeter
5 7 (8.75%) NeoLoad
5 7 (8.75%) Ranorex
5 7 (8.75%) SonarQube
5 7 (8.75%) WATIR
5 7 (8.75%) WebLOAD
6 5 (6.25%) CircleCI
7 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.50%) gulp
8 2 (2.50%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.50%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Marketing
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Advertising
5 3 (3.75%) Games
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.25%) .NET
2 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 17 (21.25%) React
4 13 (16.25%) .NET Core
5 12 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 12 (15.00%) CSS
5 12 (15.00%) HTML
6 9 (11.25%) jQuery
7 8 (10.00%) Node.js
8 7 (8.75%) Vue.js
9 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (6.25%) GraphQL
10 5 (6.25%) HTML5
10 5 (6.25%) Laravel
10 5 (6.25%) Web Services
11 4 (5.00%) REST
11 4 (5.00%) Sass
12 3 (3.75%) RESTful
12 3 (3.75%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) User Experience
2 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) AS400
4 4 (5.00%) iSeries
5 3 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.25%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.25%) NHS
7 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Android
2 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) Mentoring
3 20 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 19 (23.75%) DevOps
4 19 (23.75%) MVC
5 18 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (22.50%) Test Automation
6 15 (18.75%) Scrum
6 15 (18.75%) TDD
7 13 (16.25%) Software Testing
8 12 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (15.00%) Web Development
9 11 (13.75%) SDET
10 10 (12.50%) Microservices
11 9 (11.25%) BDD
12 8 (10.00%) Kanban
12 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
13 7 (8.75%) DSDM
13 7 (8.75%) SDLC
14 5 (6.25%) Critical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 48 (60.00%) C#
2 35 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.50%) Java
3 14 (17.50%) PHP
3 14 (17.50%) Python
4 11 (13.75%) SQL
5 10 (12.50%) C++
6 8 (10.00%) Ruby
7 7 (8.75%) C
7 7 (8.75%) Scala
8 5 (6.25%) Go
9 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.50%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.25%) PHP 7
11 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (18.75%) Kubernetes
2 7 (8.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Google
3 4 (5.00%) IBM
4 3 (3.75%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.50%) Tableau
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
6 1 (1.25%) Twitter