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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 103 139 122
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Developer 55 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.96% 0.71% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 0.74% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 24
Median salary £48,750 £47,375 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.90% -4.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £44,750 £43,950
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £77,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
2690 2836 3654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.66% 95.55% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1787 2385
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 £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 26 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 26 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 34 £57,500 -22.03% 3
Edinburgh +13 19 £46,250 +3.35%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 84 (65.63%) Java
2 73 (57.03%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (45.31%) Spring
4 51 (39.84%) SQL
5 40 (31.25%) Hibernate
6 38 (29.69%) OO
7 37 (28.91%) HTML
8 36 (28.13%) Oracle
9 35 (27.34%) Scrum
10 34 (26.56%) TDD
11 33 (25.78%) C#
12 30 (23.44%) JavaScript
12 30 (23.44%) Finance
13 29 (22.66%) .NET
13 29 (22.66%) Relational Database
14 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
14 27 (21.09%) CSS
15 26 (20.31%) Unix
15 26 (20.31%) MVC
16 24 (18.75%) SDLC
17 23 (17.97%) Python
18 22 (17.19%) Sybase
19 21 (16.41%) Tomcat
19 21 (16.41%) Banking
20 20 (15.63%) Mentoring
21 19 (14.84%) Degree
21 19 (14.84%) Kanban
22 16 (12.50%) Asset Management
22 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET
22 16 (12.50%) User Experience

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 21 (16.41%) Tomcat
2 13 (10.16%) Oracle Coherence
3 9 (7.03%) JBoss
4 8 (6.25%) Node.js
5 7 (5.47%) CMS
6 5 (3.91%) GemFire
6 5 (3.91%) Umbraco
7 4 (3.13%) Mule
8 3 (2.34%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.34%) IIS
8 3 (2.34%) SAS
9 2 (1.56%) Apache
9 2 (1.56%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.56%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.78%) Drupal
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.56%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.03%) SaaS
2 8 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.47%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (5.47%) Heroku
4 1 (0.78%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.66%) Relational Database
2 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
3 15 (11.72%) RDBMS
4 12 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.13%) MySQL
6 3 (2.34%) Base SAS
6 3 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.56%) Informix
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.78%) QlikView
8 1 (0.78%) SAS EBI
8 1 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (11.72%) Maven
2 12 (9.38%) FitNesse
3 11 (8.59%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.47%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.47%) JUnit
5 7 (5.47%) Selenium
6 6 (4.69%) Mockito
6 6 (4.69%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.91%) Concordion
7 5 (3.91%) JBehave
8 4 (3.13%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.13%) Subversion
8 4 (3.13%) TestNG
9 3 (2.34%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.34%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.34%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.78%) NUnit
10 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (23.44%) Finance
2 21 (16.41%) Banking
3 12 (9.38%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.25%) Marketing
5 4 (3.13%) Back Office
5 4 (3.13%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.34%) German Language
6 3 (2.34%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.56%) Retail
8 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (45.31%) Spring
2 40 (31.25%) Hibernate
3 37 (28.91%) HTML
4 29 (22.66%) .NET
5 27 (21.09%) CSS
6 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 14 (10.94%) Drools
8 13 (10.16%) HTML5
8 13 (10.16%) RESTful
8 13 (10.16%) Web Services
9 11 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (8.59%) XML
10 10 (7.81%) JDBC
11 9 (7.03%) JSON
12 8 (6.25%) Castor
12 8 (6.25%) jBPM
12 8 (6.25%) JMS
12 8 (6.25%) REST
12 8 (6.25%) Symfony
13 7 (5.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) User Experience
2 7 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.13%) Equities
4 4 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.34%) FMCG
5 3 (2.34%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.56%) EPoS
7 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.31%) Unix
2 8 (6.25%) Windows
3 6 (4.69%) Android
3 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (57.03%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.69%) OO
3 35 (27.34%) Scrum
4 34 (26.56%) TDD
5 26 (20.31%) MVC
6 24 (18.75%) SDLC
7 20 (15.63%) Mentoring
8 19 (14.84%) Kanban
9 16 (12.50%) Asset Management
10 15 (11.72%) Waterfall
11 14 (10.94%) Data Analysis
11 14 (10.94%) Web Development
12 12 (9.38%) Project Management
13 9 (7.03%) Automated Testing
13 9 (7.03%) OOP
13 9 (7.03%) Software Engineering
14 8 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (6.25%) Mobile Development
15 7 (5.47%) Multithreading
16 6 (4.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 84 (65.63%) Java
2 51 (39.84%) SQL
3 33 (25.78%) C#
4 30 (23.44%) JavaScript
5 23 (17.97%) Python
6 13 (10.16%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.59%) PHP
8 8 (6.25%) Groovy
8 8 (6.25%) Scala
9 5 (3.91%) Ruby
9 5 (3.91%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.91%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.56%) C++
10 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.78%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 19 (14.84%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 36 (28.13%) Oracle
2 22 (17.19%) Sybase
3 6 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.13%) Sun
5 3 (2.34%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.34%) IBM
5 3 (2.34%) Tableau
6 2 (1.56%) SAP
6 2 (1.56%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.56%) Zend
7 1 (0.78%) Google
7 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
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