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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 86 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 12 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.98% 0.96% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.00% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 1
Average salary £38,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.30% +8.23%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1184 1206 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.42% 96.95% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1084 928
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Lead Developer
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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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
South Wales -1 7 £40,000 -13.04%
West Wales - 5 £32,500 -
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Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (80.65%) C#
1 25 (80.65%) .NET
2 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET
3 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
4 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (51.61%) Web Development
6 11 (35.48%) OO
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
7 10 (32.26%) Scrum
8 9 (29.03%) MVC
8 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
8 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (29.03%) WCF
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (22.58%) OOD
10 5 (16.13%) CSS
10 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
10 5 (16.13%) jQuery
10 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
11 4 (12.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (12.90%) Java
11 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.90%) OOP
11 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
12 3 (9.68%) Web Design
12 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
12 3 (9.68%) EDI
12 3 (9.68%) Internet

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
1 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Hudson
2 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.23%) NUnit
General
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) .NET
2 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET
3 9 (29.03%) WCF
4 5 (16.13%) CSS
4 5 (16.13%) HTML
4 5 (16.13%) jQuery
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (9.68%) EDI
6 3 (9.68%) XHTML
6 3 (9.68%) Ajax
6 3 (9.68%) JSON
6 3 (9.68%) LINQ
7 1 (3.23%) XML
7 1 (3.23%) HTML5
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
1 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
1 3 (9.68%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Web Development
3 11 (35.48%) OO
4 10 (32.26%) Scrum
5 9 (29.03%) MVC
6 7 (22.58%) OOD
7 4 (12.90%) OOP
8 3 (9.68%) Web Design
8 3 (9.68%) Time Management
9 2 (6.45%) TDD
10 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) Korn
6 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) Groovy
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) HND
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft