The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 82 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 26 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.88% 1.66% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.73% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 8
Average salary - £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1338 1154 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.61% 95.69% 91.13%
Number of salaries quoted 825 787 543
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Developer
Scotland

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 31 July 2014, 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 44 (95.65%) Java
2 42 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (84.78%) Scrum
4 24 (52.17%) XML
4 24 (52.17%) OO
5 23 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 23 (50.00%) Change Management
5 23 (50.00%) Back Office
5 23 (50.00%) OOP
5 23 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 23 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 23 (50.00%) XML Messaging
5 23 (50.00%) Derivative
5 23 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 23 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 19 (41.30%) Spring
6 19 (41.30%) SQL
7 18 (39.13%) C#
7 18 (39.13%) Oracle
8 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
8 16 (34.78%) .NET
9 15 (32.61%) Hibernate
9 15 (32.61%) TDD
9 15 (32.61%) Waterfall
10 14 (30.43%) Asset Management
10 14 (30.43%) Data Analysis
10 14 (30.43%) Kanban
10 14 (30.43%) Sybase
10 14 (30.43%) Tomcat

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 14 (30.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 23 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JUnit
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (50.00%) Back Office
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) German Language
3 1 (2.17%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.17%) Turkish Language
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (52.17%) XML
2 23 (50.00%) XML Messaging
3 19 (41.30%) Spring
4 16 (34.78%) .NET
5 15 (32.61%) Hibernate
6 5 (10.87%) HTML
7 4 (8.70%) CSS
8 3 (6.52%) JMS
9 2 (4.35%) Apache Camel
10 1 (2.17%) Smart GWT
10 1 (2.17%) HTML5
10 1 (2.17%) JSON
10 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
10 1 (2.17%) GWT
10 1 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 23 (50.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (84.78%) Scrum
3 24 (52.17%) OO
4 23 (50.00%) Change Management
4 23 (50.00%) OOP
4 23 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 23 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 23 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (32.61%) TDD
5 15 (32.61%) Waterfall
6 14 (30.43%) Asset Management
6 14 (30.43%) Data Analysis
6 14 (30.43%) Kanban
7 1 (2.17%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (2.17%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Web Development
7 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 18 (39.13%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
4 1 (2.17%) Scala
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle
2 14 (30.43%) Sybase
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
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Posted: 3 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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