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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 84 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 14 0 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.14% - 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 23
Average salary £40,000 - £44,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,669 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%
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
1196 1090 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.39% 96.46% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 953 945
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 1 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 - 7 £40,000 -
Newport - 7 £39,347 -
Lead Developer
Wales

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (89.47%) C#
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
1 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
2 16 (84.21%) MVC
3 15 (78.95%) Scrum
4 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
4 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
7 9 (47.37%) HTML
7 9 (47.37%) CSS
7 9 (47.37%) jQuery
8 7 (36.84%) REST
8 7 (36.84%) SOAP
8 7 (36.84%) Web Services
9 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
10 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
11 4 (21.05%) People Management
11 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
11 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
11 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (21.05%) SQL
11 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (15.79%) TDD

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
1 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) jQuery
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) SOAP
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
4 7 (36.84%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (15.79%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
8 1 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
8 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.26%) LESS
8 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 15 (78.95%) Scrum
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 4 (21.05%) People Management
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) Workflow
8 1 (5.26%) OOP
8 1 (5.26%) OOD
8 1 (5.26%) SOA
8 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter