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The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

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

Technical Lead
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 112 105 83
Rank change year-on-year -7 -22 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 15 4 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.86% 0.29% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.31% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,500 £36,500
25th Percentile £48,869 £50,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £58,750 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.64% +33.52% -29.60%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,813 £45,500
90th Percentile £83,000 £84,625 £48,300
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +59.09% -24.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,617 1,293 986
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.04% 92.62% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 849 882 676
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,550 £31,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,280 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.04% +2.84% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £62,375
Scotland median annual salary £54,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.68% +5.56% -

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Technical Leader in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Glasgow

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Technical Leader in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Technical Leader in Glasgow

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Leader in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, Technical Leader job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 8 (53.33%) Agile
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) TypeScript
3 7 (46.67%) Docker
3 7 (46.67%) React
4 6 (40.00%) Line Management
4 6 (40.00%) GCP
4 6 (40.00%) Cloud Native
4 6 (40.00%) Redux
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Core
4 6 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (40.00%) RxJS
4 6 (40.00%) Architectural Design
4 6 (40.00%) DevOps
4 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 6 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (40.00%) Product Management
4 6 (40.00%) Azure
4 6 (40.00%) AWS
4 6 (40.00%) Redis
4 6 (40.00%) Machine Learning
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) MySQL
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) OOP
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) AWS
1 6 (40.00%) Azure
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (40.00%) GCP
2 1 (6.67%) NuGet
2 1 (6.67%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
1 6 (40.00%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Postman
1 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
1 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (6.67%) webpack
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) React
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 6 (40.00%) Redux
2 6 (40.00%) RxJS
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (13.33%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (6.67%) Industry 4.0
3 1 (6.67%) IoT
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 8 (53.33%) Agile
3 6 (40.00%) Architectural Design
3 6 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 6 (40.00%) Line Management
3 6 (40.00%) Logistics
3 6 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 6 (40.00%) OOP
3 6 (40.00%) Product Management
3 6 (40.00%) Refactoring
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (33.33%) CI/CD
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) ERD
6 1 (6.67%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
1 7 (46.67%) TypeScript
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Bash
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Google
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian