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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 67 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.45% 2.04% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 2.22% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Average salary £46,000 £44,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £44,000 £45,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,300 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% +4.44%
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
649 360 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.59% 91.60% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 576 322 386
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (42.86%) GitHub
2 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) ECMAScript
2 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 3 (42.86%) HTTP
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Ant
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Mojolicious
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) ECMAScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago