The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 87 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 13 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.11% 0.98% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.01% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £55,000 £41,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% -29.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £41,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
Technical Leader
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
1073 1284 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.87% 96.91% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 713 820 662
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Glasgow

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in their job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) J2SE
4 6 (37.50%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) JSON
4 6 (37.50%) Android
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 6 (37.50%) Android Development
4 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
5 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) OOD
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Subversion
6 4 (25.00%) Business Development
6 4 (25.00%) Java EE
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Science

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) J2SE
3 6 (37.50%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) JSON
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) Java EE
5 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Struts
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) JPA
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) JSP
7 2 (12.50%) Middleware
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Android Development
1 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) OOD
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Business Development
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Sybase