Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Design Leader was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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

Technical Design Lead
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 200 238
Rank change year-on-year -17 +38 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Leader 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.054% 0.060% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.063% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Scotland median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £78,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -48.72% -
UK median annual salary £41,000 £75,000 £78,000
% change year-on-year -45.33% -3.85% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5366 4747 6152
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 95.72% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3497 3013 3960
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,970 £64,750
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Technical Design Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Technical Design Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Design Leader in Scotland

Technical Design Leader
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Technical Design Leader in Scotland

Technical Design Leader
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Design Leader within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -23 3 £41,000 +2.50%
Technical Design Leader
UK

Technical Design Leader Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Technical Design 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 Scotland region featuring Technical Design Leader in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) Clojure
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) EngageOne
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) PVCS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping

Technical Design Leader 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) EngageOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) PVCS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Clojure
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle