The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 64 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.58% 0.57% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.60% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.04% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
653 501 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.47% 95.79% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 577 397 319
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,928 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Leader
South Wales

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Cardiff

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) MDX
4 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (28.57%) Inmon Methodology
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
4 2 (28.57%) DataStage
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) OLAP
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
1 2 (28.57%) DataStage
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) MDX
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (28.57%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension Private Health Care
Posted: 20 days ago