The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 77 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 15 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.36% 1.16% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.20% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £54,000 £48,750 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.33%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1050 1169 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.37% 97.25% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 690 730 573
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) Java
3 18 (52.94%) Scrum
4 15 (44.12%) Coaching
5 14 (41.18%) TDD
5 14 (41.18%) UNIX
6 13 (38.24%) C#
6 13 (38.24%) .NET
6 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
7 12 (35.29%) OO
7 12 (35.29%) Spring
8 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
8 11 (32.35%) Oracle
8 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
8 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
9 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
9 10 (29.41%) HTML
9 10 (29.41%) Sybase
9 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
10 9 (26.47%) XML
10 9 (26.47%) OOP
10 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
10 9 (26.47%) Line Management
10 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
10 9 (26.47%) Kanban
11 8 (23.53%) Derivative
11 8 (23.53%) SQL
11 8 (23.53%) RDBMS
12 7 (20.59%) Change Management
12 7 (20.59%) XML Messaging

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
3 8 (23.53%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 3 (8.82%) Datomic
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) SQLite
6 1 (2.94%) Ingres
6 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Xcode
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.59%) Back Office
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) German Language
4 1 (2.94%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.94%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) Spring
3 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
4 10 (29.41%) HTML
5 9 (26.47%) XML
6 7 (20.59%) XML Messaging
6 7 (20.59%) CSS
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.76%) jQuery
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (11.76%) J2EE
9 3 (8.82%) HTML5
9 3 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (5.88%) Spring MVC
10 2 (5.88%) Java EE
10 2 (5.88%) CSS3
10 2 (5.88%) Web Services
10 2 (5.88%) Cocoa
11 1 (2.94%) Middleware
11 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Derivative
2 7 (20.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (14.71%) User Experience
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.82%) Semantic Web
5 2 (5.88%) iPhone
6 1 (2.94%) iPad
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) UNIX
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Android
4 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Scrum
3 15 (44.12%) Coaching
4 14 (41.18%) TDD
5 12 (35.29%) OO
6 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
7 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 9 (26.47%) OOP
8 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
8 9 (26.47%) Line Management
8 9 (26.47%) Kanban
9 7 (20.59%) Change Management
9 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
9 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
9 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
9 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (14.71%) Android Development
11 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
11 4 (11.76%) Functional Programming
11 4 (11.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Ruby
5 4 (11.76%) Clojure
6 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Sybase
3 2 (5.88%) Iron Speed
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
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