The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 84 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 25 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.78% 0.46% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.48% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 6
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,811 £42,240 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Technical Leader
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
1372 1248 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.86% 96.52% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1090 1097
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Wales

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in Wales

Technical Leader
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
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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 20 £52,500 +20.00%
North Wales - 5 - -
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in their job title.

1 21 (63.64%) Java
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 12 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 8 (24.24%) MVC
5 7 (21.21%) C#
5 7 (21.21%) .NET
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.18%) C
6 6 (18.18%) C++
6 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 6 (18.18%) Haskell
6 6 (18.18%) Erlang
6 6 (18.18%) Functional Programming
7 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
7 5 (15.15%) Kanban
7 5 (15.15%) Open Source
7 5 (15.15%) User Experience
7 5 (15.15%) Riak
7 5 (15.15%) Statistics
7 5 (15.15%) Web Development
7 5 (15.15%) Finance
7 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 4 (12.12%) UNIX
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
8 4 (12.12%) MySQL
8 4 (12.12%) BMC

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) tcpdump
3 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
1 5 (15.15%) Riak
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) Voldemort
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
1 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) SOAP
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) WinForms
4 2 (6.06%) REST
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.03%) Java SE
5 1 (3.03%) Spring
5 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) User Experience
1 5 (15.15%) Statistics
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Scrum
2 12 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 8 (24.24%) MVC
4 6 (18.18%) Functional Programming
5 5 (15.15%) Kanban
5 5 (15.15%) Open Source
5 5 (15.15%) Web Development
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) Service Management
6 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
6 4 (12.12%) SDLC
7 3 (9.09%) MapReduce
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.09%) ETL
8 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) C#
3 6 (18.18%) C
3 6 (18.18%) C++
3 6 (18.18%) Haskell
3 6 (18.18%) Erlang
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Lisp
4 4 (12.12%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) SystemTap
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Go
6 2 (6.06%) Clojure
6 2 (6.06%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) BMC
1 4 (12.12%) CA
1 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft