The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 95 70 75
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 6 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.45% 1.93% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 2.01% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 5
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1288 1196 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.34% 95.99% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1055 831
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
UK

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 25 July 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 - 6 £35,000 -
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
5 10 (58.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
6 9 (52.94%) CSS
6 9 (52.94%) HTML
6 9 (52.94%) jQuery
7 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (47.06%) Ajax
7 8 (47.06%) MVC
8 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
9 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
9 6 (35.29%) HTML5
10 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (29.41%) OO
10 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
10 5 (29.41%) SEO
10 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 4 (23.53%) OOP
11 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
11 4 (23.53%) Web Development
11 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (17.65%) Mobile App

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
4 10 (58.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (52.94%) jQuery
5 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 9 (52.94%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) Ajax
7 6 (35.29%) HTML5
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (17.65%) LINQ
9 3 (17.65%) JSON
9 3 (17.65%) XHTML
9 3 (17.65%) EDI
10 1 (5.88%) XML
10 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) SEO
3 5 (29.41%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) OOP
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
5 3 (17.65%) Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft