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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 89 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 12 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.03% 1.73% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.78% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 18
Average salary £73,750 £52,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.47% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £54,500 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
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
1064 1291 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.41% 96.92% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 707 823 697
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
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 29 May 2015.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (75.00%) Java
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) Spring
4 13 (46.43%) Hibernate
4 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 12 (42.86%) UNIX
5 12 (42.86%) Waterfall
6 10 (35.71%) Finance
6 10 (35.71%) MVC
6 10 (35.71%) HTML
7 9 (32.14%) OO
7 9 (32.14%) TDD
8 8 (28.57%) .NET
8 8 (28.57%) CSS
8 8 (28.57%) Spring MVC
8 8 (28.57%) jQuery
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 7 (25.00%) OOD
9 7 (25.00%) Java EE
10 6 (21.43%) Scrum
10 6 (21.43%) Linux
10 6 (21.43%) C#
11 5 (17.86%) Sybase
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle
11 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
11 5 (17.86%) Kanban
11 5 (17.86%) Android
11 5 (17.86%) HTML5
11 5 (17.86%) Line Management

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Datomic
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Front Office
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) Spring
2 13 (46.43%) Hibernate
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 8 (28.57%) .NET
4 8 (28.57%) CSS
4 8 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 8 (28.57%) jQuery
5 7 (25.00%) Java EE
6 5 (17.86%) HTML5
7 4 (14.29%) JMS
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.29%) J2EE
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (7.14%) Apache Flex
9 2 (7.14%) CSS3
9 2 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (3.57%) J2SE
10 1 (3.57%) Middleware
10 1 (3.57%) JMX
10 1 (3.57%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Semantic Web
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) UNIX
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Android
4 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 10 (35.71%) MVC
4 9 (32.14%) OO
4 9 (32.14%) TDD
5 7 (25.00%) OOD
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
7 5 (17.86%) Kanban
7 5 (17.86%) Line Management
8 4 (14.29%) Android Development
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
10 2 (7.14%) BDD
10 2 (7.14%) Coaching
10 2 (7.14%) Mobile Development
10 2 (7.14%) Functional Programming
10 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
10 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) Clojure
4 2 (7.14%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Sybase
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Iron Speed