The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £37,429 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Lead
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 83 89
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 7 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.62% 1.11% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.19% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Median salary £37,429 £45,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.82% -47.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1071 1257 1293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.45% 93.32% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 694 846 777
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Edinburgh

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in Edinburgh

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in Edinburgh

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Technical Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) Oracle
3 10 (41.67%) SDLC
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 9 (37.50%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
6 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
6 5 (20.83%) MySQL
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.83%) HTML5
6 5 (20.83%) Spring
6 5 (20.83%) Ajax
6 5 (20.83%) Web Development
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
7 4 (16.67%) Domain Models
7 4 (16.67%) JSF
7 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (16.67%) RichFaces
7 4 (16.67%) Use Case
7 4 (16.67%) BPMN
7 4 (16.67%) JPA

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
1 3 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) CSS
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) Ajax
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
2 5 (20.83%) Spring
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) Apache OpenJPA
3 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (16.67%) JPA
3 4 (16.67%) JSF
3 4 (16.67%) RichFaces
4 2 (8.33%) Apache CXF
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) CGI
5 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) SDLC
2 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.83%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) BPMN
4 4 (16.67%) Domain Models
4 4 (16.67%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) UML
4 4 (16.67%) Use Case
5 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.17%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago