The median annual salary for a Lead Software Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Lead Software Developer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 157 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.037% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.82% -5.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2552 2769 2967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.03% 96.62% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1596 1883
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Lead Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Software Developer in Scotland

Lead Software Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer in Scotland.

Salary trend for Lead Software Developer in Scotland

Lead Software Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Software Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 - -
Lead Software Developer
UK

Lead Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Lead Software Developer 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 Scotland region featuring Lead Software Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source Development
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) jBPM
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Drools
2 2 (66.67%) RichFaces
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Batch
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL

Lead Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (66.67%) Drools
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) jBPM
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
1 2 (66.67%) RichFaces
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring Batch
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat