The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank - 53 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 1.81% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £44,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
634 581 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.21% 95.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 564 478 309
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) EDI
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) EDI
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Web Design
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago