The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 78 87 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 17 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.37% 0.62% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.65% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 7
Median salary £47,500 £44,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.14% -25.41%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
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
1176 1232 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.46% 95.65% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 715 757 978
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) HTML
3 24 (43.64%) .NET
4 22 (40.00%) Java
4 22 (40.00%) C#
5 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 19 (34.55%) CSS
6 19 (34.55%) MVC
7 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
8 15 (27.27%) Degree
9 14 (25.45%) SQL
10 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
11 12 (21.82%) Scrum
11 12 (21.82%) Project Management
11 12 (21.82%) RESTful
12 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (20.00%) Spring
13 10 (18.18%) User Experience
14 9 (16.36%) SaaS
14 9 (16.36%) PHP
14 9 (16.36%) OO
15 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (14.55%) Web Development
15 8 (14.55%) Web Services
15 8 (14.55%) SDLC
16 7 (12.73%) Heroku
16 7 (12.73%) Node.js
16 7 (12.73%) Finance
16 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
16 7 (12.73%) Banking

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.73%) Node.js
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
2 3 (5.45%) SAS
3 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) Drupal
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) SaaS
2 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (12.73%) Heroku
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.82%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) Base SAS
3 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.82%) SAS EBI
4 1 (1.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.45%) Xdebug
2 1 (1.82%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) NUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.73%) Banking
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) HTML
2 24 (43.64%) .NET
3 19 (34.55%) CSS
4 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
5 12 (21.82%) RESTful
6 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (20.00%) Spring
7 8 (14.55%) Web Services
8 6 (10.91%) Servlets
8 6 (10.91%) Symfony
9 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.09%) SVG
10 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.27%) HTML5
10 4 (7.27%) React
10 4 (7.27%) XML
11 3 (5.45%) ELK Stack
11 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.45%) jQuery
11 3 (5.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) User Experience
2 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) EPoS
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Android
2 4 (7.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) MVC
3 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
4 12 (21.82%) Project Management
4 12 (21.82%) Scrum
5 9 (16.36%) OO
6 8 (14.55%) SDLC
6 8 (14.55%) Web Development
7 6 (10.91%) TDD
8 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.27%) Android Development
9 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.27%) Software Delivery
9 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.45%) High Availability
10 3 (5.45%) iOS Development
10 3 (5.45%) Mobile Development
10 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.64%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) C#
1 22 (40.00%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.45%) SQL
4 9 (16.36%) PHP
5 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.27%) Python
6 4 (7.27%) Scala
7 3 (5.45%) Ruby
8 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.82%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.82%) Google
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