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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 136 122 152
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 26 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 1.16% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.22% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 10
Average salary £47,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £39,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £85,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-3.66% +2.83%
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
2733 3037 3820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.03% 95.53% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1911 2491
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 -6 16 £49,250 -29.64% 2
Edinburgh 0 10 £46,250 -12.73% 2
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (44.64%) Finance
2 23 (41.07%) Java
3 19 (33.93%) SDLC
4 18 (32.14%) Oracle
4 18 (32.14%) Banking
4 18 (32.14%) Retail
5 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (28.57%) Unix
6 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
7 14 (25.00%) SOA
8 13 (23.21%) Windows
8 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
9 12 (21.43%) CSS
9 12 (21.43%) J2EE
9 12 (21.43%) SQL
9 12 (21.43%) IBM
10 11 (19.64%) Jenkins
10 11 (19.64%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
11 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
11 10 (17.86%) Linux
11 10 (17.86%) HTML
11 10 (17.86%) Spring
11 10 (17.86%) Process Management
12 9 (16.07%) Middleware
12 9 (16.07%) Subversion
12 9 (16.07%) Asset Management
12 9 (16.07%) Perl
12 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (16.07%) PowerShell

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 8 (14.29%) GemFire
1 8 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.71%) IIS
2 6 (10.71%) MQSeries
2 6 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.36%) CMS
4 3 (5.36%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.57%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.57%) Mule
5 2 (3.57%) Mule ESB
5 2 (3.57%) SAS
5 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (5.36%) Primavera
2 1 (1.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
2 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.57%) MySQL
8 1 (1.79%) Big Data
8 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.79%) DataStage
8 1 (1.79%) DB2
8 1 (1.79%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.79%) Redis
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.07%) Subversion
3 8 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 8 (14.29%) JUnit
3 8 (14.29%) Maven
3 8 (14.29%) Selenium
4 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (10.71%) Ant
6 5 (8.93%) HP UFT
6 5 (8.93%) JIRA
7 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.57%) FitNesse
General
1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 18 (32.14%) Banking
2 18 (32.14%) Retail
3 5 (8.93%) Financial Institution
3 5 (8.93%) Private Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.36%) Back Office
5 3 (5.36%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) CSS
1 12 (21.43%) J2EE
2 10 (17.86%) HTML
2 10 (17.86%) Spring
3 9 (16.07%) Middleware
4 8 (14.29%) Drools
4 8 (14.29%) Ext JS
5 6 (10.71%) Ehcache
5 6 (10.71%) JMS
5 6 (10.71%) JSON
5 6 (10.71%) REST
5 6 (10.71%) SOAP
6 3 (5.36%) .NET
6 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.36%) Sass
6 3 (5.36%) Web Services
6 3 (5.36%) WebCenter
7 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.57%) RESTful
7 2 (3.57%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.14%) Taxonomies
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) FMCG
3 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.36%) Physics
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) AS400
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Unix
2 13 (23.21%) Windows
3 10 (17.86%) Linux
4 4 (7.14%) Android
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.36%) Solaris
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) SDLC
2 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) SOA
4 11 (19.64%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
5 10 (17.86%) Process Management
6 9 (16.07%) Asset Management
7 8 (14.29%) People Management
7 8 (14.29%) Project Management
8 6 (10.71%) Release Management
8 6 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (10.71%) Web Development
9 5 (8.93%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.93%) MVC
9 5 (8.93%) Wealth Management
10 4 (7.14%) Scrum
10 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) Java
2 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 9 (16.07%) Perl
4 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
5 7 (12.50%) Python
6 6 (10.71%) C#
6 6 (10.71%) Jython
6 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.36%) Clojure
7 3 (5.36%) Ruby
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) SRDF
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (1.79%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 12 (21.43%) IBM
3 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.93%) Sybase
5 4 (7.14%) Proofpoint
5 4 (7.14%) Symantec
5 4 (7.14%) VMware
6 3 (5.36%) Hyperion
6 3 (5.36%) Intel
6 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.57%) Greenplum
7 2 (3.57%) Lotus
7 2 (3.57%) Splunk
8 1 (1.79%) Cognos
8 1 (1.79%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.79%) IronPort
8 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.79%) NetApp
8 1 (1.79%) SAP
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