The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 73 85 103
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 22 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.73% 1.10% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.15% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 3
Average salary £47,500 £85,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.11% +88.88%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Technical Leader
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
1203 1303 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.65% 95.74% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 815 823 874
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in their job title.

1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Retail
3 13 (40.63%) Banking
3 13 (40.63%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) IBM
4 11 (34.38%) SDLC
5 9 (28.13%) Middleware
5 9 (28.13%) Unix
6 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
7 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) SOA
8 4 (12.50%) Process Management
8 4 (12.50%) Windows
8 4 (12.50%) Linux
8 4 (12.50%) J2EE
8 4 (12.50%) Retail Banking
8 4 (12.50%) Web Development
8 4 (12.50%) Taxonomies
9 3 (9.38%) Android
9 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
9 3 (9.38%) Physics
9 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
9 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
9 3 (9.38%) Waterfall

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.13%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Retail
3 13 (40.63%) Banking
4 4 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) Middleware
2 4 (12.50%) J2EE
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) JSP
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (3.13%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Taxonomies
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.38%) Physics
3 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Unix
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) SDLC
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) SOA
3 4 (12.50%) Process Management
3 4 (12.50%) Web Development
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.38%) OO
4 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.13%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) SRDF
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 2 (6.25%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Proofpoint
3 3 (9.38%) Symantec
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Dynatrace
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.13%) Intel
5 1 (3.13%) IronPort
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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