The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 75 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 25 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.02% - 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% - 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 17
Average salary £39,674 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
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
1204 1103 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.33% 96.58% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 989 945
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Lead Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 13 £40,000 - 1
Newport - 11 £38,424 - 3
Monmouthshire - 1 £52,500 -
Lead Developer
Wales

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 25 (83.33%) MVC
2 23 (76.67%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) .NET
3 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 21 (70.00%) Scrum
4 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (50.00%) CSS
6 15 (50.00%) HTML
7 14 (46.67%) Visual Studio
7 14 (46.67%) jQuery
8 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
8 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
9 9 (30.00%) Web Services
9 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (26.67%) SOAP
10 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
10 8 (26.67%) People Management
11 7 (23.33%) REST
11 7 (23.33%) CSS3
12 6 (20.00%) Java
13 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (16.67%) Java SE
13 5 (16.67%) Advertising
13 5 (16.67%) TDD
13 5 (16.67%) Spring
13 5 (16.67%) Jenkins

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (10.00%) JBoss
1 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) Maven
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) Gradle
5 1 (3.33%) Ant
General
1 5 (16.67%) Advertising
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (50.00%) HTML
4 15 (50.00%) CSS
5 14 (46.67%) jQuery
6 9 (30.00%) Web Services
7 8 (26.67%) SOAP
8 7 (23.33%) REST
8 7 (23.33%) CSS3
9 5 (16.67%) Spring
9 5 (16.67%) Java SE
10 4 (13.33%) XML
10 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
10 4 (13.33%) HTML5
10 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) MVC
2 21 (70.00%) Scrum
2 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
4 8 (26.67%) People Management
4 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.67%) BDD
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.33%) API Development
7 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) SEO
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
7 1 (3.33%) Content Management
7 1 (3.33%) OOP
7 1 (3.33%) OOD
7 1 (3.33%) SOA
7 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Facebook
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