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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 77 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 18 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.62% 1.42% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.49% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £49,500 £40,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.75% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1075 1004 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.85% 94.81% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 632 631 604
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,750 £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 23 October 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 40 (93.02%) Java
1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (90.70%) Scrum
3 36 (83.72%) Coaching
4 24 (55.81%) OO
5 23 (53.49%) XML
5 23 (53.49%) Data Modelling
6 22 (51.16%) RDBMS
6 22 (51.16%) Mentoring
6 22 (51.16%) Relational Database
7 21 (48.84%) OOP
7 21 (48.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (48.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (48.84%) Change Management
7 21 (48.84%) Back Office
7 21 (48.84%) XML Messaging
7 21 (48.84%) Derivative
7 21 (48.84%) Multithreading
8 18 (41.86%) TDD
8 18 (41.86%) Oracle
9 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
9 17 (39.53%) Sybase
9 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
9 17 (39.53%) Spring
10 16 (37.21%) Hibernate
10 16 (37.21%) Kanban
10 16 (37.21%) Waterfall
10 16 (37.21%) UNIX
10 16 (37.21%) Line Management
11 15 (34.88%) SQL

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) RDBMS
1 22 (51.16%) Relational Database
2 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Ingres
3 1 (2.33%) SQLite
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 21 (48.84%) Back Office
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) German Language
4 1 (2.33%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.33%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) XML
2 21 (48.84%) XML Messaging
3 17 (39.53%) Spring
4 16 (37.21%) Hibernate
5 14 (32.56%) .NET
6 4 (9.30%) J2EE
7 3 (6.98%) HTML
8 2 (4.65%) COM
9 1 (2.33%) CSS
9 1 (2.33%) Web Services
9 1 (2.33%) Cocoa
9 1 (2.33%) jQuery
9 1 (2.33%) HTML5
9 1 (2.33%) REST
9 1 (2.33%) CSS3
9 1 (2.33%) Spring Integration
9 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.33%) Raphaël
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 21 (48.84%) Derivative
2 1 (2.33%) iPhone
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) UNIX
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (90.70%) Scrum
3 36 (83.72%) Coaching
4 24 (55.81%) OO
5 23 (53.49%) Data Modelling
6 22 (51.16%) Mentoring
7 21 (48.84%) OOP
7 21 (48.84%) Change Management
7 21 (48.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (48.84%) Multithreading
8 18 (41.86%) TDD
9 16 (37.21%) Kanban
9 16 (37.21%) Waterfall
9 16 (37.21%) Line Management
10 14 (32.56%) Asset Management
10 14 (32.56%) Data Analysis
11 2 (4.65%) ERP
11 2 (4.65%) People Management
12 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (93.02%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) C#
2 15 (34.88%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.33%) Ruby
4 1 (2.33%) Scala
4 1 (2.33%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Oracle
2 17 (39.53%) Sybase
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Apple
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