The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen 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 26 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.13% 1.50% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Lead Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen 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
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
246 258 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.83% 96.99% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 142 197 207
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £65,000 £57,500
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 Aberdeen

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Aberdeen region.

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Lead Developer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 6 (42.86%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
4 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) SQLite
4 5 (35.71%) Advertising
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 2 (14.29%) C#

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQLite
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
1 6 (42.86%) Data Analytics
1 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle