The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Developer
Rank 163 152 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.098% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
Lead Software 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
3438 2905 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.42% 94.53% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2185 1905 2083
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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
Edinburgh - 5 £42,500 -
Aberdeen - 4 £47,500 - 1
Lead Software Developer
UK

Lead Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 8 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP

Lead Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (10.00%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Kony
3 1 (10.00%) Infragistics
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Red Gate
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