The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 93 110 113
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 45 52 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.89% 1.69% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 1.77% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 37
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Lead Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2278 2932 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.75% 95.44% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1897 2030
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lead Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Scotland region.

Lead Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Lead Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Lead Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Lead Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +20 25 £55,625 -17.59% 3
Edinburgh +2 14 £51,250 - 5
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £52,500 -
Angus - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Lead Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 64 (64.65%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (60.61%) Java
3 42 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 33 (33.33%) HTML
5 32 (32.32%) Spring
6 31 (31.31%) Hibernate
7 25 (25.25%) CSS
8 23 (23.23%) OO
8 23 (23.23%) AngularJS
9 22 (22.22%) SQL
10 19 (19.19%) MVC
10 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (18.18%) HTML5
11 18 (18.18%) C#
12 17 (17.17%) Finance
13 16 (16.16%) .NET
13 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
13 16 (16.16%) jQuery
13 16 (16.16%) Web Development
14 14 (14.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (14.14%) Mentoring
15 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (13.13%) Relational Database
15 13 (13.13%) Degree
15 13 (13.13%) Unit Testing
15 13 (13.13%) Git (software)
15 13 (13.13%) Python
16 12 (12.12%) Web Services
16 12 (12.12%) Jenkins
17 11 (11.11%) Reference Data

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.08%) CMS
1 8 (8.08%) JBoss
1 8 (8.08%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.05%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (4.04%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (4.04%) GemFire
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.03%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.01%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.01%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) iTunes
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.01%) IaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.13%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.06%) Big Data
3 6 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.05%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.04%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.04%) SQLite
6 3 (3.03%) DB2
6 3 (3.03%) MySQL
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.01%) Informix
7 1 (1.01%) KDB
7 1 (1.01%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.12%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.11%) Subversion
4 10 (10.10%) JUnit
5 7 (7.07%) Maven
6 6 (6.06%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.06%) Eclipse
6 6 (6.06%) Selenium
6 6 (6.06%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.04%) Android Studio
7 4 (4.04%) Hudson
7 4 (4.04%) QUnit
7 4 (4.04%) WebDriver
7 4 (4.04%) webpack
8 3 (3.03%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.03%) Mockito
8 3 (3.03%) NUnit
9 2 (2.02%) Ant
9 2 (2.02%) Xcode
10 1 (1.01%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (17.17%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Back Office
3 4 (4.04%) Billing
3 4 (4.04%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Games
5 2 (2.02%) Legal
5 2 (2.02%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.33%) HTML
2 32 (32.32%) Spring
3 31 (31.31%) Hibernate
4 25 (25.25%) CSS
5 23 (23.23%) AngularJS
6 18 (18.18%) HTML5
7 16 (16.16%) .NET
7 16 (16.16%) jQuery
8 12 (12.12%) Web Services
9 10 (10.10%) J2EE
9 10 (10.10%) Node.js
10 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET
10 9 (9.09%) XML
11 8 (8.08%) CSS3
11 8 (8.08%) Ember.js
12 7 (7.07%) JMS
13 6 (6.06%) JSON
13 6 (6.06%) SOAP
13 6 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (5.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.11%) Reference Data
3 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.08%) Mobile App
5 7 (7.07%) Animation
6 6 (6.06%) Market Risk
6 6 (6.06%) User Experience
7 4 (4.04%) Algorithms
7 4 (4.04%) Blockchain
7 4 (4.04%) Data Structures
7 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.03%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.02%) Apple TV
9 2 (2.02%) iPad
9 2 (2.02%) iPhone
9 2 (2.02%) Physics
9 2 (2.02%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.01%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Linux
2 8 (8.08%) Unix
3 6 (6.06%) Android
4 5 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.03%) Windows
6 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (64.65%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.23%) OO
3 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (19.19%) MVC
4 16 (16.16%) Web Development
5 14 (14.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (14.14%) Mentoring
6 13 (13.13%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.11%) TDD
8 10 (10.10%) Open Source
9 9 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (9.09%) Mobile Development
9 9 (9.09%) Scrum
10 8 (8.08%) Data Protection
10 8 (8.08%) SOA
11 7 (7.07%) Analytics
11 7 (7.07%) Multithreading
11 7 (7.07%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (7.07%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 60 (60.61%) Java
2 42 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 22 (22.22%) SQL
4 18 (18.18%) C#
5 13 (13.13%) Python
6 6 (6.06%) Perl
6 6 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.05%) C++
7 5 (5.05%) PHP
7 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.04%) Apple Swift
8 4 (4.04%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.04%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.04%) Ruby
9 3 (3.03%) Scala
10 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.01%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Docker
1 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.01%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.01%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (5.05%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.04%) Google
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.03%) Tableau
4 3 (3.03%) Zend
5 2 (2.02%) Apple
5 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.01%) IBM
6 1 (1.01%) SAP
6 1 (1.01%) Sybase
6 1 (1.01%) Twitter
6 1 (1.01%) Xamarin
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