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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 99 135 120
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 56 32 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.94% 1.02% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.07% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 23
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £44,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,400 £58,000
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
2781 3003 3602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.26% 95.45% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1932 2362
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +5 33 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Edinburgh +15 17 £47,500 +6.14% 5
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 70 (62.50%) Java
2 64 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (41.96%) Spring
4 40 (35.71%) OO
5 38 (33.93%) SQL
5 38 (33.93%) HTML
6 37 (33.04%) Hibernate
7 35 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 30 (26.79%) SDLC
9 29 (25.89%) Oracle
10 24 (21.43%) Relational Database
11 23 (20.54%) Scrum
11 23 (20.54%) .NET
11 23 (20.54%) CSS
12 22 (19.64%) C#
12 22 (19.64%) Finance
13 21 (18.75%) MVC
13 21 (18.75%) Mentoring
14 20 (17.86%) TDD
14 20 (17.86%) Banking
14 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
14 20 (17.86%) Degree
14 20 (17.86%) HTML5
15 16 (14.29%) Tomcat
15 16 (14.29%) Python
16 15 (13.39%) AngularJS
16 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (12.50%) Web Development
17 14 (12.50%) Software Engineering
17 14 (12.50%) JUnit

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 16 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.36%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.46%) CMS
3 5 (4.46%) GemFire
3 5 (4.46%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (3.57%) Mule
4 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.68%) IIS
5 3 (2.68%) NetWeaver
5 3 (2.68%) SAS
5 3 (2.68%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.89%) Apache
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.79%) iTunes
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.57%) DB2
7 3 (2.68%) Base SAS
7 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.68%) Informix
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.79%) MySQL
9 1 (0.89%) QlikView
9 1 (0.89%) SAS EBI
9 1 (0.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) JUnit
2 13 (11.61%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.82%) Jenkins
4 9 (8.04%) Mockito
5 8 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 8 (7.14%) Selenium
6 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.36%) Maven
7 6 (5.36%) Subversion
8 5 (4.46%) Concordion
8 5 (4.46%) JBehave
9 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.57%) FitNesse
9 4 (3.57%) TestNG
10 3 (2.68%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.68%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.68%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.79%) NUnit
11 2 (1.79%) Xcode
12 1 (0.89%) NetBeans
General
1 22 (19.64%) Finance
2 20 (17.86%) Banking
3 10 (8.93%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.46%) Marketing
5 4 (3.57%) Back Office
5 4 (3.57%) Billing
5 4 (3.57%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.68%) German Language
6 3 (2.68%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.79%) Retail
8 1 (0.89%) Front Office
8 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (41.96%) Spring
2 38 (33.93%) HTML
3 37 (33.04%) Hibernate
4 23 (20.54%) .NET
4 23 (20.54%) CSS
5 20 (17.86%) HTML5
6 15 (13.39%) AngularJS
7 11 (9.82%) JDBC
7 11 (9.82%) XML
8 10 (8.93%) JSON
8 10 (8.93%) REST
8 10 (8.93%) SOAP
9 9 (8.04%) JMS
10 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 8 (7.14%) jQuery
10 8 (7.14%) RESTful
11 7 (6.25%) J2EE
11 7 (6.25%) React
11 7 (6.25%) Symfony
11 7 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.04%) User Experience
3 6 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.36%) Market Risk
4 4 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.57%) Equities
4 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.57%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.68%) FMCG
6 2 (1.79%) Animation
6 2 (1.79%) Apple TV
6 2 (1.79%) iPad
6 2 (1.79%) iPhone
7 1 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Unix
2 5 (4.46%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.68%) Windows
4 2 (1.79%) Android
4 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (35.71%) OO
3 30 (26.79%) SDLC
4 23 (20.54%) Scrum
5 21 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 21 (18.75%) MVC
6 20 (17.86%) TDD
7 14 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 14 (12.50%) Web Development
8 13 (11.61%) Mobile Development
8 13 (11.61%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.82%) BDD
9 11 (9.82%) Kanban
10 10 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (8.04%) Asset Management
11 9 (8.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.04%) OOP
12 7 (6.25%) Multithreading
13 6 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (62.50%) Java
2 38 (33.93%) SQL
3 35 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.64%) C#
5 16 (14.29%) Python
6 10 (8.93%) Scala
7 9 (8.04%) PHP
8 5 (4.46%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.57%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.68%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.68%) Ruby
11 2 (1.79%) C++
11 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.89%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 29 (25.89%) Oracle
2 13 (11.61%) Sybase
3 6 (5.36%) Tableau
4 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.57%) IBM
5 4 (3.57%) Sun
5 4 (3.57%) Zend
6 3 (2.68%) SAP
7 2 (1.79%) Apple
7 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.89%) Xamarin
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