The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 92 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 9 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.70% 1.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 0
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1249 1337 1109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.90% 96.74% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1195 1021
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Wales

Lead Developer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
North Wales - 4 £33,250 - 2
West Wales - 3 £37,500 -
South Wales -4 2 £42,500 -3.40% 2
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 14 (87.50%) C#
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) jQuery
3 11 (68.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (62.50%) HTML5
5 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
7 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
7 7 (43.75%) Ajax
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (37.50%) SEO
8 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 5 (31.25%) Scrum
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
10 3 (18.75%) MVC
10 3 (18.75%) TDD
10 3 (18.75%) Degree
10 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
10 3 (18.75%) B2B
10 3 (18.75%) OOD

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
1 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
1 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (68.75%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) HTML5
4 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (43.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (18.75%) Durandal
7 2 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) SEO
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) OOD
4 3 (18.75%) B2B
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (18.75%) TypeScript
5 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £29115 - £37164 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £29115 - £37164 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham
First Recruitment Group
Salary: 000
Posted: 22 days ago