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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 64 70 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.60% 0.61% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.62% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 13
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
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
638 641 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.80% 97.71% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 527 529 490
Average salary £37,250 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015, 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 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (20.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ECMAScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Panoramic Associates Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable joining salary plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago