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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 132 136 144
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 29 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 0.79% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.82% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 17
Average salary £50,000 £85,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +60.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £85,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2850 2917 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.57% 95.64% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1880 2067
Average salary £42,500 £41,928 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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
Edinburgh +17 23 £47,500 -44.11%
Glasgow -14 3 £54,500 +21.11% 1
West Lothian - 2 £68,500 -
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 33 (48.53%) Java
2 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (36.76%) Oracle
4 24 (35.29%) SOA
5 22 (32.35%) Finance
6 21 (30.88%) HTML
7 20 (29.41%) Line Management
8 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
9 18 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (26.47%) .NET
9 18 (26.47%) Unix
10 17 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 16 (23.53%) HTML5
12 15 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (22.06%) JIRA
12 15 (22.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (22.06%) Coaching
13 14 (20.59%) Retail
14 13 (19.12%) Banking
14 13 (19.12%) WebSphere
14 13 (19.12%) IBM
15 12 (17.65%) Windows
15 12 (17.65%) SDLC
16 11 (16.18%) SQL
16 11 (16.18%) Middleware
17 8 (11.76%) VMware
17 8 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
18 7 (10.29%) C#
18 7 (10.29%) Linux
18 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 13 (19.12%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (7.35%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.41%) Lync
5 2 (2.94%) GemFire
5 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.47%) Mule
6 1 (1.47%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (1.47%) SAS
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (4.41%) Primavera
2 1 (1.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) LAN
2 1 (1.47%) SAN
2 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.94%) MySQL
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.47%) DB2
7 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) JIRA
1 15 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) JUnit
2 2 (2.94%) Maven
2 2 (2.94%) Selenium
2 2 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) Ant
3 1 (1.47%) FitNesse
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 14 (20.59%) Retail
3 13 (19.12%) Banking
4 4 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) HTML
2 18 (26.47%) .NET
3 16 (23.53%) HTML5
4 11 (16.18%) Middleware
5 6 (8.82%) J2EE
6 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.88%) CSS
6 4 (5.88%) Web Services
7 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.41%) JSON
7 3 (4.41%) Spring
7 3 (4.41%) WebCenter
8 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.94%) Drools
8 2 (2.94%) Ext JS
8 2 (2.94%) REST
8 2 (2.94%) RESTful
9 1 (1.47%) CSS3
9 1 (1.47%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.35%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.88%) Taxonomies
3 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.41%) Physics
4 2 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) AS400
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) iPad
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Unix
2 12 (17.65%) Windows
3 7 (10.29%) Linux
4 4 (5.88%) Android
5 3 (4.41%) Solaris
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) SOA
3 20 (29.41%) Line Management
4 18 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (22.06%) Coaching
6 15 (22.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (17.65%) SDLC
8 6 (8.82%) People Management
9 5 (7.35%) Kanban
9 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.35%) Process Management
10 4 (5.88%) DevOps
10 4 (5.88%) OO
10 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.88%) Web Development
11 3 (4.41%) ERP
11 3 (4.41%) Network Management
11 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) Java
2 11 (16.18%) SQL
3 7 (10.29%) C#
4 6 (8.82%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.94%) Perl
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) Clojure
7 1 (1.47%) Jython
7 1 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) SRDF
2 1 (1.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 2 (2.94%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.47%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.47%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Oracle
2 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.12%) IBM
4 8 (11.76%) VMware
5 5 (7.35%) Lotus
6 3 (4.41%) Hyperion
6 3 (4.41%) Proofpoint
6 3 (4.41%) Symantec
7 2 (2.94%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (1.47%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.47%) EMC
8 1 (1.47%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.47%) Intel
8 1 (1.47%) IronPort
8 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.47%) Qualys
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.47%) Splunk
8 1 (1.47%) Veritas
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