The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 26 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.21% 0.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 310 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.65% 97.48% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 153 223 221
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
Scotland

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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (58.82%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
2 9 (52.94%) Artificial Intelligence
2 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) Data Analytics
2 9 (52.94%) Analytics
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) Software Architecture
5 5 (29.41%) SQLite
5 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
5 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 5 (29.41%) Advertising
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.88%) Release Management

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQLite
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
1 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
1 9 (52.94%) Data Analytics
1 9 (52.94%) Analytics
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Software Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle