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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 100 140 123
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 61 26 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.13% 0.83% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 0.88% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 21
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,750 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
2771 2966 3685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.69% 95.16% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1598 1882 2431
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,964 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +16 39 £44,500 -19.09% 4
Edinburgh +16 21 £47,500 +6.14% 4
West Lothian - 1 - -
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 80 (64.00%) Java
2 68 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (44.00%) Spring
4 49 (39.20%) SQL
5 43 (34.40%) HTML
6 42 (33.60%) OO
7 39 (31.20%) Hibernate
8 37 (29.60%) JavaScript
9 34 (27.20%) Oracle
10 29 (23.20%) Scrum
10 29 (23.20%) TDD
11 28 (22.40%) .NET
11 28 (22.40%) C#
11 28 (22.40%) Relational Database
11 28 (22.40%) SDLC
12 26 (20.80%) Finance
13 25 (20.00%) CSS
14 24 (19.20%) SQL Server
14 24 (19.20%) Tomcat
15 22 (17.60%) MVC
15 22 (17.60%) Degree
16 21 (16.80%) Banking
17 20 (16.00%) Sybase
17 20 (16.00%) HTML5
18 19 (15.20%) Unix
18 19 (15.20%) Mentoring
19 17 (13.60%) Kanban
20 16 (12.80%) Python
20 16 (12.80%) Asset Management
21 13 (10.40%) Waterfall

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 24 (19.20%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.60%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (4.80%) CMS
4 5 (4.00%) GemFire
5 4 (3.20%) Mule
5 4 (3.20%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.40%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.40%) IIS
6 3 (2.40%) JBoss
6 3 (2.40%) NetWeaver
6 3 (2.40%) SAS
6 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.80%) Apache
7 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.20%) Heroku
2 4 (3.20%) SaaS
3 2 (1.60%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.40%) Relational Database
2 24 (19.20%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.20%) DB2
6 3 (2.40%) Base SAS
6 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.40%) Informix
6 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.60%) MySQL
8 1 (0.80%) QlikView
8 1 (0.80%) SAS EBI
8 1 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.80%) JUnit
3 10 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.40%) Cucumber
4 8 (6.40%) Selenium
5 7 (5.60%) Maven
5 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.80%) FitNesse
6 6 (4.80%) Mockito
6 6 (4.80%) Subversion
7 5 (4.00%) Concordion
7 5 (4.00%) JBehave
8 4 (3.20%) TestNG
9 3 (2.40%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.40%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.40%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.60%) Xcode
11 1 (0.80%) NUnit
11 1 (0.80%) Xdebug
General
1 26 (20.80%) Finance
2 21 (16.80%) Banking
3 12 (9.60%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.60%) Marketing
5 4 (3.20%) Back Office
5 4 (3.20%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.40%) German Language
6 3 (2.40%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.60%) Retail
8 1 (0.80%) Billing
8 1 (0.80%) Front Office
8 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (44.00%) Spring
2 43 (34.40%) HTML
3 39 (31.20%) Hibernate
4 28 (22.40%) .NET
5 25 (20.00%) CSS
6 20 (16.00%) HTML5
7 12 (9.60%) AngularJS
8 11 (8.80%) JDBC
8 11 (8.80%) JSON
8 11 (8.80%) XML
9 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (7.20%) JMS
10 9 (7.20%) REST
11 7 (5.60%) Node.js
11 7 (5.60%) RESTful
11 7 (5.60%) Servlets
11 7 (5.60%) SOAP
11 7 (5.60%) Symfony
11 7 (5.60%) Web Services
12 6 (4.80%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (9.60%) User Experience
2 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.20%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.20%) Equities
4 4 (3.20%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.40%) FMCG
5 3 (2.40%) Market Risk
5 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.60%) Animation
6 2 (1.60%) Apple TV
6 2 (1.60%) iPad
6 2 (1.60%) iPhone
7 1 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.20%) Unix
2 7 (5.60%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.00%) Windows
4 4 (3.20%) Android
5 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.60%) OO
3 29 (23.20%) Scrum
3 29 (23.20%) TDD
4 28 (22.40%) SDLC
5 22 (17.60%) MVC
6 19 (15.20%) Mentoring
7 17 (13.60%) Kanban
8 16 (12.80%) Asset Management
9 13 (10.40%) Mobile Development
9 13 (10.40%) Waterfall
9 13 (10.40%) Web Development
10 12 (9.60%) Data Analysis
11 11 (8.80%) Software Engineering
12 10 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (8.00%) Unit Testing
13 8 (6.40%) BDD
13 8 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.40%) Multithreading
13 8 (6.40%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 80 (64.00%) Java
2 49 (39.20%) SQL
3 37 (29.60%) JavaScript
4 28 (22.40%) C#
5 16 (12.80%) Python
6 10 (8.00%) PHP
7 8 (6.40%) Scala
8 7 (5.60%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.00%) Ruby
10 4 (3.20%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.40%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.40%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.60%) C++
12 2 (1.60%) Groovy
12 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.80%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 22 (17.60%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.80%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 34 (27.20%) Oracle
2 20 (16.00%) Sybase
3 5 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.20%) IBM
4 4 (3.20%) Sun
5 3 (2.40%) SAP
5 3 (2.40%) Tableau
5 3 (2.40%) Zend
6 2 (1.60%) Apple
6 2 (1.60%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.80%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.80%) Xamarin
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