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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 104 141 105
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 41 36 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.63% 1.08% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.13% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 46
Median salary £49,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.19% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £62,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
2404 3184 3459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.51% 95.36% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 2050 2202
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +13 25 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Edinburgh +21 9 £53,750 +11.39% 1
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 67 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (60.40%) Java
3 43 (42.57%) HTML
4 40 (39.60%) OO
5 38 (37.62%) JavaScript
6 34 (33.66%) Spring
7 31 (30.69%) SQL
8 30 (29.70%) Hibernate
9 27 (26.73%) HTML5
10 26 (25.74%) AngularJS
10 26 (25.74%) MVC
11 25 (24.75%) .NET
11 25 (24.75%) CSS
12 23 (22.77%) C#
12 23 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (20.79%) Oracle
13 21 (20.79%) Finance
14 20 (19.80%) Degree
14 20 (19.80%) Mentoring
14 20 (19.80%) SDLC
15 18 (17.82%) SQL Server
16 17 (16.83%) Unit Testing
17 16 (15.84%) jQuery
17 16 (15.84%) Jenkins
17 16 (15.84%) TDD
18 15 (14.85%) Git (software)
18 15 (14.85%) Web Development
19 14 (13.86%) Scrum
20 13 (12.87%) Python
20 13 (12.87%) Relational Database

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 12 (11.88%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.94%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.96%) CMS
3 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.97%) Mule
4 3 (2.97%) NetWeaver
4 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.98%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.99%) IIS
6 1 (0.99%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.99%) SAS
6 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.98%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.98%) iTunes
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.99%) IaaS
2 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.87%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.91%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.94%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.95%) DB2
6 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.96%) SQLite
7 3 (2.97%) Informix
7 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.99%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.99%) KDB
9 1 (0.99%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.99%) MySQL
9 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.99%) SAS EBI
9 1 (0.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) Jenkins
2 15 (14.85%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.88%) JUnit
4 10 (9.90%) Maven
4 10 (9.90%) Subversion
5 8 (7.92%) Cucumber
5 8 (7.92%) Eclipse
5 8 (7.92%) Selenium
6 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.96%) Android Studio
7 4 (3.96%) Hudson
7 4 (3.96%) QUnit
7 4 (3.96%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.96%) webpack
8 3 (2.97%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.97%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.97%) Mockito
8 3 (2.97%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.98%) Ant
9 2 (1.98%) Xcode
General
1 21 (20.79%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Banking
3 7 (6.93%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.96%) Billing
5 3 (2.97%) German Language
5 3 (2.97%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.97%) Marketing
6 2 (1.98%) Legal
7 1 (0.99%) Front Office
7 1 (0.99%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (42.57%) HTML
2 34 (33.66%) Spring
3 30 (29.70%) Hibernate
4 27 (26.73%) HTML5
5 26 (25.74%) AngularJS
6 25 (24.75%) .NET
6 25 (24.75%) CSS
7 16 (15.84%) jQuery
8 12 (11.88%) ASP.NET
8 12 (11.88%) CSS3
8 12 (11.88%) Web Services
9 10 (9.90%) J2EE
9 10 (9.90%) XML
10 9 (8.91%) Node.js
10 9 (8.91%) SOAP
11 8 (7.92%) JSON
11 8 (7.92%) React
11 8 (7.92%) Symfony
12 7 (6.93%) REST
13 6 (5.94%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.89%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.93%) User Experience
5 6 (5.94%) Animation
5 6 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.94%) Market Risk
6 5 (4.95%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.96%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.98%) Apple TV
8 2 (1.98%) iPad
8 2 (1.98%) iPhone
9 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.99%) FMCG
9 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.91%) Unix
2 6 (5.94%) Linux
3 5 (4.95%) Android
4 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.96%) Windows
5 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (39.60%) OO
3 26 (25.74%) MVC
4 23 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (19.80%) Mentoring
5 20 (19.80%) SDLC
6 17 (16.83%) Unit Testing
7 16 (15.84%) TDD
8 15 (14.85%) Web Development
9 14 (13.86%) Scrum
10 13 (12.87%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (11.88%) Mobile Development
12 10 (9.90%) Software Engineering
13 9 (8.91%) BDD
14 8 (7.92%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (7.92%) OOP
15 7 (6.93%) Multithreading
15 7 (6.93%) OOD
16 6 (5.94%) Coaching
16 6 (5.94%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 61 (60.40%) Java
2 38 (37.62%) JavaScript
3 31 (30.69%) SQL
4 23 (22.77%) C#
5 13 (12.87%) Python
6 9 (8.91%) Scala
7 8 (7.92%) PHP
8 5 (4.95%) Ruby
9 4 (3.96%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.97%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.97%) C++
11 2 (1.98%) Perl
11 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (19.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.98%) Docker
3 1 (0.99%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.99%) Mesos
Vendors
1 21 (20.79%) Oracle
2 6 (5.94%) Sybase
2 6 (5.94%) Tableau
3 5 (4.95%) Zend
4 3 (2.97%) IBM
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.97%) SAP
5 2 (1.98%) Apple
6 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.99%) Twitter
6 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
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