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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 103 131 130
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 55 24 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.92% 0.77% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 0.80% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39 10 29
Median salary £52,500 £47,375 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% -0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,750 £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
2728 2997 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 95.54% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1894 2520
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,850
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 36 £57,500 -17.85% 6
Edinburgh +3 17 £45,000 +0.55% 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 86 (66.67%) Java
2 71 (55.04%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (46.51%) Spring
4 49 (37.98%) SQL
5 39 (30.23%) Hibernate
6 38 (29.46%) TDD
7 35 (27.13%) HTML
7 35 (27.13%) Oracle
7 35 (27.13%) OO
8 34 (26.36%) Scrum
9 33 (25.58%) JavaScript
10 32 (24.81%) MVC
11 31 (24.03%) CSS
12 29 (22.48%) C#
12 29 (22.48%) Finance
12 29 (22.48%) Relational Database
13 27 (20.93%) SQL Server
14 26 (20.16%) Unix
15 25 (19.38%) .NET
16 23 (17.83%) Tomcat
17 22 (17.05%) Sybase
17 22 (17.05%) Mentoring
18 21 (16.28%) Python
19 20 (15.50%) Maven
20 19 (14.73%) Banking
20 19 (14.73%) Web Services
20 19 (14.73%) Kanban
20 19 (14.73%) User Experience
21 18 (13.95%) SDLC
22 17 (13.18%) RESTful

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 23 (17.83%) Tomcat
2 14 (10.85%) Oracle Coherence
3 10 (7.75%) JBoss
4 8 (6.20%) CMS
5 7 (5.43%) Node.js
6 6 (4.65%) GemFire
7 5 (3.88%) Umbraco
8 4 (3.10%) Mule
9 3 (2.33%) IIS
10 2 (1.55%) Apache
10 2 (1.55%) SAS
11 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.78%) Liferay
11 1 (0.78%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.78%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.55%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (6.98%) SaaS
2 8 (6.20%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.43%) Heroku
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.48%) Relational Database
2 27 (20.93%) SQL Server
3 15 (11.63%) RDBMS
4 11 (8.53%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.10%) MySQL
6 2 (1.55%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.78%) Informix
7 1 (0.78%) KDB
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.78%) QlikView
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (15.50%) Maven
2 12 (9.30%) FitNesse
2 12 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.53%) JUnit
4 10 (7.75%) Jenkins
5 9 (6.98%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.20%) Selenium
7 7 (5.43%) Mockito
8 6 (4.65%) Eclipse
8 6 (4.65%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.88%) Concordion
9 5 (3.88%) JBehave
10 4 (3.10%) Subversion
10 4 (3.10%) TestNG
11 3 (2.33%) Ant
11 3 (2.33%) IntelliJ
11 3 (2.33%) TeamCity
11 3 (2.33%) Xdebug
12 2 (1.55%) JSUnit
12 2 (1.55%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (22.48%) Finance
2 19 (14.73%) Banking
3 9 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.20%) Marketing
5 4 (3.10%) Back Office
5 4 (3.10%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.33%) German Language
6 3 (2.33%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.55%) Retail
8 1 (0.78%) Front Office
8 1 (0.78%) Games
8 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (46.51%) Spring
2 39 (30.23%) Hibernate
3 35 (27.13%) HTML
4 31 (24.03%) CSS
5 25 (19.38%) .NET
6 19 (14.73%) Web Services
7 17 (13.18%) RESTful
8 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET
9 14 (10.85%) Drools
9 14 (10.85%) XML
10 13 (10.08%) JSON
11 12 (9.30%) HTML5
12 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (6.98%) JDBC
13 9 (6.98%) Servlets
14 8 (6.20%) Castor
14 8 (6.20%) jBPM
14 8 (6.20%) REST
14 8 (6.20%) Symfony
15 7 (5.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) User Experience
2 10 (7.75%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.88%) Equities
5 4 (3.10%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.33%) FMCG
7 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.55%) EPoS
8 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.16%) Unix
2 12 (9.30%) Android
3 8 (6.20%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.20%) Windows
4 5 (3.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (55.04%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.46%) TDD
3 35 (27.13%) OO
4 34 (26.36%) Scrum
5 32 (24.81%) MVC
6 22 (17.05%) Mentoring
7 19 (14.73%) Kanban
8 18 (13.95%) SDLC
9 16 (12.40%) Asset Management
10 15 (11.63%) Waterfall
11 14 (10.85%) Data Analysis
11 14 (10.85%) Web Development
12 12 (9.30%) Project Management
13 11 (8.53%) Android Development
14 9 (6.98%) Automated Testing
14 9 (6.98%) OOP
14 9 (6.98%) Software Engineering
15 8 (6.20%) BDD
15 8 (6.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (6.20%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 86 (66.67%) Java
2 49 (37.98%) SQL
3 33 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 29 (22.48%) C#
5 21 (16.28%) Python
6 13 (10.08%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.53%) PHP
8 8 (6.20%) Groovy
9 6 (4.65%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.88%) Ruby
10 5 (3.88%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.55%) C++
11 2 (1.55%) Scala
11 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.78%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 15 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (3.10%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 35 (27.13%) Oracle
2 22 (17.05%) Sybase
3 6 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.10%) Sun
5 3 (2.33%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.33%) Google
6 2 (1.55%) IBM
6 2 (1.55%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.55%) Zend
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
7 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.78%) StreamBase
7 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
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