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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 86 95 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 10 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.93% 0.47% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.49% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 15
Average salary £39,750 £56,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,750 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £68,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +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
1039 1015 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.10% 94.68% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 624 645 630
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) Finance
3 14 (73.68%) Python
3 14 (73.68%) Business Analysis
3 14 (73.68%) Derivative
3 14 (73.68%) Credit Risk
4 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) Sybase
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) Struts
5 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) Subversion
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.79%) CSS3
5 3 (15.79%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) JPA
5 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
5 3 (15.79%) Business Development
5 3 (15.79%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Java EE

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) Struts
1 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
1 3 (15.79%) Spring
1 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
1 3 (15.79%) JPA
1 3 (15.79%) HTML5
1 3 (15.79%) CSS3
2 2 (10.53%) Java EE
3 1 (5.26%) Cocoa
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Derivative
1 14 (73.68%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Business Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Business Development
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) People Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) OOD
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Sybase
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Apple