The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 92 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 9 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% 1.39% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.45% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 3
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £38,600 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1261 1384 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.46% 96.18% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 776 900 734
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 27 (61.36%) MVC
2 24 (54.55%) C#
3 23 (52.27%) .NET
4 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (38.64%) HTML
6 16 (36.36%) CSS
6 16 (36.36%) .NET Framework
7 15 (34.09%) SQL
8 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
8 13 (29.55%) Finance
9 12 (27.27%) Use Case
9 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (27.27%) PHP
9 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 11 (25.00%) OO
11 10 (22.73%) Apple iOS
11 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
12 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (20.45%) Flash
12 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
12 9 (20.45%) Web Services
12 9 (20.45%) MySQL
12 9 (20.45%) NHibernate
12 9 (20.45%) WordPress
12 9 (20.45%) Android
12 9 (20.45%) DevOps
12 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
13 8 (18.18%) Git (software)

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (20.45%) WordPress
2 6 (13.64%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (6.82%) CMS
4 2 (4.55%) Drupal
5 1 (2.27%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
2 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.55%) Moq
4 2 (4.55%) NUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Law
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) .NET
2 17 (38.64%) HTML
3 16 (36.36%) CSS
3 16 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
5 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (20.45%) NHibernate
6 9 (20.45%) Web Services
6 9 (20.45%) Flash
7 8 (18.18%) XML
7 8 (18.18%) REST
7 8 (18.18%) jQuery
8 6 (13.64%) Laravel
8 6 (13.64%) XML Schema
8 6 (13.64%) LAMP
8 6 (13.64%) Ajax
9 3 (6.82%) WPF
9 3 (6.82%) Silverlight
9 3 (6.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Cryptography
1 6 (13.64%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.55%) FMCG
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) Physics
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 9 (20.45%) Android
3 3 (6.82%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) MVC
2 12 (27.27%) Use Case
3 11 (25.00%) OO
4 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.45%) DevOps
5 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
5 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.91%) iOS Development
7 6 (13.64%) Android Development
7 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.64%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) ETL
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) OOP
8 3 (6.82%) Data Management
8 3 (6.82%) Investment Management
8 3 (6.82%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) C#
2 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.09%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) PHP
5 8 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.64%) Ruby
6 6 (13.64%) PHP5
7 4 (9.09%) C++
8 2 (4.55%) Java
8 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.55%) C
9 1 (2.27%) VBScript
9 1 (2.27%) VB
9 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Appcelerator
3 3 (6.82%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.55%) Kony
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) Infragistics
4 2 (4.55%) GoldenSource
4 2 (4.55%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.27%) Sybase
5 1 (2.27%) Cognos
Edinburgh
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago