Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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

Lead Software Developer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 312 318
Rank change year-on-year +34 +6 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 16 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.099% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 17
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -27.08% +20.00%
10th Percentile £43,500 £36,250 £49,800
90th Percentile £56,500 £50,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 8,498 9,850 11,147
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.53% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,033 8,253 9,256
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Lead Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Software Developer in Yorkshire

Lead Software Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Software Developer in Yorkshire

Lead Software 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 Software Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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 +30 10 £55,000 +10.00% 3
North Yorkshire -7 5 - - 2
South Yorkshire -2 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Lead Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Lead Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) Scrum
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
3 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
4 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (62.50%) Kanban
5 10 (62.50%) Google
5 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
6 9 (56.25%) Appium
6 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
6 9 (56.25%) Ranorex
6 9 (56.25%) NeoLoad
6 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
6 9 (56.25%) BDD
6 9 (56.25%) SoapUI
6 9 (56.25%) G Suite
6 9 (56.25%) Office 365
6 9 (56.25%) WATIR
6 9 (56.25%) Selenium
6 9 (56.25%) WebLOAD
6 9 (56.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (56.25%) Scala
6 9 (56.25%) Retail
6 9 (56.25%) Ruby
6 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
6 9 (56.25%) JMeter
6 9 (56.25%) Finance
6 9 (56.25%) DSDM

Lead Software 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 5 (31.25%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) G Suite
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
1 9 (56.25%) Slack
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Appium
1 9 (56.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (56.25%) Buildbot
1 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
1 9 (56.25%) Gatling
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
1 9 (56.25%) JMeter
1 9 (56.25%) NeoLoad
1 9 (56.25%) Ranorex
1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
1 9 (56.25%) SoapUI
1 9 (56.25%) WATIR
1 9 (56.25%) WebLOAD
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (31.25%) Angular 2
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Scrum
1 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (62.50%) Kanban
4 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
5 9 (56.25%) BDD
5 9 (56.25%) DSDM
5 9 (56.25%) SDET
5 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Microservices
7 5 (31.25%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) DevOps
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) C
2 9 (56.25%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) PHP
2 9 (56.25%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby
2 9 (56.25%) Scala
3 6 (37.50%) TypeScript
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft