The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank - 39 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 4.06% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 0
Average salary - £44,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
646 524 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.85% 96.68% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 553 422 314
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,284 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Lead Developer
South Wales

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 11 July 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (60.00%) EDI
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Web Design
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) TDD

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) EDI
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft