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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 85 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 18 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.42% 1.80% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.86% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 18
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £49,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%
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
1163 1292 1177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.72% 96.71% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 746 810 810
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 26 (76.47%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (61.76%) Spring
4 18 (52.94%) Hibernate
5 17 (50.00%) UNIX
5 17 (50.00%) Waterfall
6 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
7 15 (44.12%) Finance
8 12 (35.29%) OO
8 12 (35.29%) jQuery
9 11 (32.35%) TDD
9 11 (32.35%) Scrum
10 10 (29.41%) MVC
10 10 (29.41%) OOD
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle
10 10 (29.41%) WebLogic
10 10 (29.41%) CSS
10 10 (29.41%) Java EE
10 10 (29.41%) Line Management
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
11 9 (26.47%) HTML
11 9 (26.47%) Linux
12 8 (23.53%) Spring MVC
13 7 (20.59%) Kanban
13 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
13 7 (20.59%) .NET
13 7 (20.59%) Sybase
14 6 (17.65%) J2EE
14 6 (17.65%) C#
14 6 (17.65%) Degree

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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%) WebLogic
2 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.82%) GlassFish
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (8.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) Datomic
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) Spring
2 18 (52.94%) Hibernate
3 12 (35.29%) jQuery
4 10 (29.41%) Java EE
4 10 (29.41%) CSS
5 9 (26.47%) HTML
6 8 (23.53%) Spring MVC
7 7 (20.59%) .NET
8 6 (17.65%) J2EE
9 5 (14.71%) JMS
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 4 (11.76%) HTML5
11 3 (8.82%) JRuby
11 3 (8.82%) Java EE 5
11 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (8.82%) JSP
11 3 (8.82%) Web Services
11 3 (8.82%) Oracle ADF
12 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (5.88%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) RIA
4 1 (2.94%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) UNIX
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Android
4 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 12 (35.29%) OO
4 11 (32.35%) TDD
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
5 10 (29.41%) Line Management
5 10 (29.41%) OOD
5 10 (29.41%) MVC
6 7 (20.59%) Kanban
7 6 (17.65%) SDLC
8 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.82%) Android Development
10 3 (8.82%) Financial Modelling
10 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (8.82%) People Management
10 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.82%) SOA
10 3 (8.82%) UML
10 3 (8.82%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Jython
5 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Groovy
6 1 (2.94%) Clojure
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Sybase
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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