The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 173 158 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.074% 0.032% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.034% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3877 2985 3380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.05% 94.34% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2528 1740 2514
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Lead Software Engineer
UK

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Lead Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dundee +4 2 £38,750 +61.45%
Glasgow - 1 £42,500 -
Lead Software Engineer
UK

Lead Software Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Lead Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Social Gaming
2 1 (33.33%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Lead Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft