The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Developer
Rank 169 156 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.055% 0.093% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.097% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.57%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3456 3093 2991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.97% 95.91% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2031 2108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Lead Software Developer
UK

Lead Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lead Software Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer across the Scotland region.

Lead Software Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Lead Software Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +9 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Edinburgh -18 1 £41,500 -
Lead Software Developer
UK

Lead Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Lead Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Software Developer in their job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
6 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis

Lead Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Lead Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
1 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
1 5 (41.67%) Data Analytics
1 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft