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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 149 146 141
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 26 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.33% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.34% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 13
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +10.52%
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
3452 2903 3044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.41% 94.56% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2194 1898 2078
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,795
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 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
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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
Glasgow 0 13 £39,750 -22.43% 1
Edinburgh -8 12 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 25 (54.35%) SQL
3 19 (41.30%) Business Analysis
4 18 (39.13%) Python
4 18 (39.13%) Derivative
4 18 (39.13%) Credit Risk
5 15 (32.61%) Oracle
6 13 (28.26%) Relational Database
7 12 (26.09%) MVC
7 12 (26.09%) Banking
8 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (23.91%) .NET
9 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
10 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
10 9 (19.57%) RDBMS
10 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
11 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
11 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (15.22%) C#
11 7 (15.22%) Java
11 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
11 7 (15.22%) Linux
12 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
13 5 (10.87%) OO
13 5 (10.87%) Windows
13 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
13 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
14 4 (8.70%) Spring
14 4 (8.70%) TDD
14 4 (8.70%) Retail

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) LDAP
1 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) Relational Database
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 9 (19.57%) RDBMS
3 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.70%) SQLPlus
5 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 3 (6.52%) Subversion
General
1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
3 4 (8.70%) International Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.70%) Spring
4 4 (8.70%) HTML
4 4 (8.70%) CSS
4 4 (8.70%) Web Services
4 4 (8.70%) RESTful
5 3 (6.52%) CSS3
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.52%) NHibernate
5 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
5 3 (6.52%) JPA
5 3 (6.52%) HTML5
5 3 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (6.52%) Struts
5 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.35%) jQuery
6 2 (4.35%) Java EE
7 1 (2.17%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Derivative
1 18 (39.13%) Credit Risk
2 4 (8.70%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) Solaris
4 3 (6.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Business Analysis
2 12 (26.09%) MVC
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.87%) OO
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.70%) TDD
6 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.52%) Coaching
7 3 (6.52%) Web Development
7 3 (6.52%) Business Development
7 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.17%) People Management
9 1 (2.17%) Time Management
9 1 (2.17%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.17%) AOP
9 1 (2.17%) Project Management
9 1 (2.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) SQL
2 18 (39.13%) Python
3 7 (15.22%) C#
3 7 (15.22%) Java
3 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) Informatica
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
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