The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 84 74 93
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 7 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% 1.74% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.83% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 7
Median salary £51,250 £47,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -44.11%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,750
% change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.42%

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
1051 1200 1307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.37% 94.71% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 699 815 820
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in the job title.

1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) Oracle
3 17 (56.67%) PL/SQL
3 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database
4 11 (36.67%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Finance
5 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.67%) Java
7 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (10.00%) RichFaces
8 3 (10.00%) Windows
8 3 (10.00%) UML
8 3 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (10.00%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) C#
8 3 (10.00%) .NET
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (10.00%) LAN
8 3 (10.00%) WLAN
8 3 (10.00%) WAN
8 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (10.00%) MVC

Technical Leader 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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
1 3 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) Apache OpenJPA
2 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (10.00%) JPA
2 3 (10.00%) JSF
2 3 (10.00%) RichFaces
3 2 (6.67%) Apache CXF
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) SDLC
2 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) BPMN
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.00%) MVC
4 3 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (10.00%) SOA
4 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) UML
4 3 (10.00%) Use Case
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) Wireframes
6 1 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) PL/SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore