Period
to 16 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Lead Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 222 196 206
Rank change year-on-year -26 +10 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 84 107 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.13% 1.23% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.27% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 69 81 117
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +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 7,254 8,442 9,883
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.51% 96.90% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,866 6,992 8,291
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,138 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +2.28% +4.17% +1.05%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -7 57 £52,500 -4.55% 8
North Yorkshire -28 16 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South Yorkshire +21 11 £35,000 -32.69% 1
Lead Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 53 (63.10%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (55.95%) C#
3 42 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 37 (44.05%) .NET
5 25 (29.76%) MVC
6 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
6 23 (27.38%) Test Automation
7 21 (25.00%) PHP
8 18 (21.43%) Web Development
8 18 (21.43%) Azure
9 17 (20.24%) TDD
9 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
9 17 (20.24%) Java
9 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET
10 16 (19.05%) Vue.js
10 16 (19.05%) Docker
10 16 (19.05%) React
10 16 (19.05%) AngularJS
11 15 (17.86%) Mentoring
11 15 (17.86%) DevOps
11 15 (17.86%) SQL
12 14 (16.67%) Software Testing
12 14 (16.67%) Jenkins
12 14 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (16.67%) AWS
13 13 (15.48%) SoapUI
13 13 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
13 13 (15.48%) CSS
13 13 (15.48%) Python

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 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
2 1 (1.19%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.43%) Azure
2 14 (16.67%) AWS
3 7 (8.33%) G Suite
3 7 (8.33%) Office 365
4 4 (4.76%) Power Platform
5 3 (3.57%) GCP
5 3 (3.57%) GitHub
6 1 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.19%) Firebase
6 1 (1.19%) npm
6 1 (1.19%) PaaS
6 1 (1.19%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.76%) Power BI
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.57%) MySQL
4 3 (3.57%) QlikView
5 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.19%) Big Data
6 1 (1.19%) DTS
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.19%) OLAP
6 1 (1.19%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.19%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.19%) Redis
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.19%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (15.48%) SoapUI
3 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.71%) gulp
4 9 (10.71%) Selenium
4 9 (10.71%) webpack
5 8 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 8 (9.52%) Grunt
6 7 (8.33%) Appium
6 7 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (8.33%) Buildbot
6 7 (8.33%) Gatling
6 7 (8.33%) JMeter
6 7 (8.33%) NeoLoad
6 7 (8.33%) Ranorex
6 7 (8.33%) WATIR
6 7 (8.33%) WebLOAD
7 5 (5.95%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.38%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Marketing
3 6 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.05%) .NET
2 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET
3 16 (19.05%) AngularJS
3 16 (19.05%) React
3 16 (19.05%) Vue.js
4 13 (15.48%) .NET Core
4 13 (15.48%) CSS
5 12 (14.29%) HTML
6 10 (11.90%) jQuery
6 10 (11.90%) Laravel
6 10 (11.90%) Symfony
6 10 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (8.33%) JSON
7 7 (8.33%) Web Services
7 7 (8.33%) XML
8 6 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.95%) ADO.NET
9 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.95%) OAuth
9 5 (5.95%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.57%) AS400
3 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.57%) iSeries
4 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (63.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.76%) MVC
3 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
3 23 (27.38%) Test Automation
4 18 (21.43%) Web Development
5 17 (20.24%) TDD
6 15 (17.86%) DevOps
6 15 (17.86%) Mentoring
7 14 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 13 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (13.10%) Scrum
9 11 (13.10%) SDET
10 10 (11.90%) BDD
11 8 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
12 7 (8.33%) DSDM
12 7 (8.33%) Kanban
12 7 (8.33%) Waterfall
13 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.95%) C#
2 42 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.00%) PHP
4 17 (20.24%) Java
5 15 (17.86%) SQL
6 13 (15.48%) Python
7 8 (9.52%) C++
7 8 (9.52%) PHP 7
7 8 (9.52%) Ruby
8 7 (8.33%) C
8 7 (8.33%) Scala
9 5 (5.95%) Go
10 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.19%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.38%) Ansible
2 2 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Google
3 3 (3.57%) IBM
3 3 (3.57%) Tableau
4 1 (1.19%) Twitter