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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 82 104 96
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 24 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.71% 0.22% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.23% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,811 £42,084 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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
1367 1299 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.16% 96.65% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1138 1100
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 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 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 4 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
(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 +13 19 £45,000 +5.88%
North Wales - 5 - -
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 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 19 (63.33%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (36.67%) Scrum
5 9 (30.00%) MVC
6 8 (26.67%) C#
6 8 (26.67%) .NET
6 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.67%) Statistics
8 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 5 (16.67%) Kanban
8 5 (16.67%) Open Source
8 5 (16.67%) User Experience
9 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow
9 4 (13.33%) CA Spectrum
9 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (13.33%) Service Management
9 4 (13.33%) BMC
9 4 (13.33%) CA
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
10 3 (10.00%) PHP
10 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (10.00%) jQuery
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (6.67%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Riak
3 2 (6.67%) Voldemort
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
1 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) WinForms
4 2 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) HTML
5 1 (3.33%) Spring
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.33%) Java SE
5 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Statistics
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (36.67%) Scrum
4 9 (30.00%) MVC
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Web Development
5 5 (16.67%) Kanban
5 5 (16.67%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) ETL
7 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) MapReduce
7 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) Functional Programming
8 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Lisp
4 2 (6.67%) Haskell
4 2 (6.67%) Erlang
4 2 (6.67%) SystemTap
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) BMC
1 4 (13.33%) CA
1 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft