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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 95 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.86% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.90% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
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
1259 1226 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.40% 96.08% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1092 887
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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
South Wales -7 1 £42,500 -3.40% 1
West Wales - 1 £32,500 -
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (66.67%) HTML
5 10 (66.67%) CSS
5 10 (66.67%) jQuery
5 10 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (53.33%) Ajax
8 7 (46.67%) N-Tier
8 7 (46.67%) HTML5
9 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (40.00%) MVC
10 5 (33.33%) SEO
10 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (26.67%) Degree
11 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
11 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
12 3 (20.00%) Internet
12 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
12 3 (20.00%) EDI
12 3 (20.00%) XHTML

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (80.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (66.67%) jQuery
4 10 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (66.67%) CSS
4 10 (66.67%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) Ajax
6 7 (46.67%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) LINQ
7 3 (20.00%) XHTML
7 3 (20.00%) EDI
7 3 (20.00%) JSON
8 1 (6.67%) WCF
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (6.67%) Durandal
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (6.67%) Spring
8 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) N-Tier
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) SEO
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Web Design
4 3 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) B2B
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
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