The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 153 144 146
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 20 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.37% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 10
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Technical Leader
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
3547 2965 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 94.64% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 1956 2055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in Scotland

Technical Leader
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 -1 11 £57,500 +27.77%
Glasgow -19 9 - - 1
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in their job title.

1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 20 (44.44%) SQL
3 18 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 17 (37.78%) Credit Risk
4 17 (37.78%) Derivative
4 17 (37.78%) Python
5 14 (31.11%) Oracle
6 10 (22.22%) .NET
6 10 (22.22%) Banking
6 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 8 (17.78%) MVC
8 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.33%) C#
9 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (11.11%) RESTful
10 5 (11.11%) Web Services
10 5 (11.11%) Windows
10 5 (11.11%) Linux
10 5 (11.11%) OO
10 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (8.89%) Retail
11 4 (8.89%) Retail Banking
11 4 (8.89%) International Banking
11 4 (8.89%) Web Development
11 4 (8.89%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (8.89%) SQLPlus
11 4 (8.89%) LDAP

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Technical Leader 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 Technical Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) LDAP
1 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.89%) SQLPlus
4 4 (8.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (8.89%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Retail
3 4 (8.89%) Retail Banking
3 4 (8.89%) International Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) .NET
2 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (11.11%) RESTful
4 5 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (4.44%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.22%) Spring.NET
6 1 (2.22%) WCF
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.22%) REST
6 1 (2.22%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (2.22%) HTML
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (2.22%) SOAP
6 1 (2.22%) JMS
6 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Credit Risk
1 17 (37.78%) Derivative
2 3 (6.67%) Social Media
3 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.22%) iSeries
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Solaris
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (17.78%) MVC
3 5 (11.11%) OO
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Web Development
5 3 (6.67%) TDD
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.22%) AOP
7 1 (2.22%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.22%) SOA
7 1 (2.22%) ETL
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
7 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.22%) Project Management
7 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) SQL
2 17 (37.78%) Python
3 6 (13.33%) C#
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) COBOL
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Sybase
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) Informatica
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