The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank - - 51
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Technical Leader
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
681 652 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.70% 97.60% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 557 567 333
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Haskell
1 4 (100.00%) Erlang
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Riak
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Snort
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Welsh Language
3 2 (50.00%) Lisp
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) Clojure
3 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Go
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (75.00%) Riak
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Voldemort
General
1 2 (50.00%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (25.00%) Online Security
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Erlang
1 4 (100.00%) Haskell
2 2 (50.00%) Clojure
2 2 (50.00%) Go
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Lisp
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SystemTap
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Snort