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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 76 77 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 14 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.26% 1.91% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.00% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 28
Median salary £51,250 £51,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £44,750 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
1059 1353 1428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.58% 95.55% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 689 853 945
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 13 (52.00%) CSS
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (28.00%) OO
5 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) Web Development
5 7 (28.00%) HTML5
6 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (24.00%) Mobile Development
6 6 (24.00%) Spring
6 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
6 6 (24.00%) Java
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.00%) CMS
7 5 (20.00%) Web Design
7 5 (20.00%) NHibernate
7 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js

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 5 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 13 (52.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (28.00%) HTML5
5 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) Spring
6 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
6 5 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.00%) Ember.js
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) Node.js
8 2 (8.00%) WCF
8 2 (8.00%) Web Services
9 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Blockchain
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) OO
2 7 (28.00%) Web Development
3 6 (24.00%) Mobile Development
4 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (20.00%) Web Design
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) Information Management
7 1 (4.00%) OOD
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter
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