The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 83 81 91
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 13 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.22% 1.37% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.39% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 5
Median salary £51,350 £38,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.37% -6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £32,100 £33,140
10% offered a salary of more than £52,970 £44,250 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Lead Developer
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 South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1045 1079 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.85% 98.45% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 929 934 931
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the South Wales region.

Lead Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

Lead Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -3 7 £50,000 +29.87%
Newport -11 5 £52,700 +17.11%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £41,500 -
Lead Developer
Wales

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) Statistics
2 5 (38.46%) Blog
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) Advertising
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Spock
5 2 (15.38%) React
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Mockito
2 2 (15.38%) Spock
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (30.77%) Advertising
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) jQuery
1 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) Grails
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) JPA
4 2 (15.38%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Blog
1 5 (38.46%) Statistics
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Groovy
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) HND