The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 50 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.95% 2.01% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
Technical Leader
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford 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
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
301 294 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 98.05% 98.33% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 272 288 200
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Leader in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Bedford

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 16 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) WCF
2 15 (93.75%) WPF
2 15 (93.75%) Multithreading
2 15 (93.75%) LINQ
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) .NET Framework
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (93.75%) Moq
2 15 (93.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 15 (93.75%) WinForms
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) OOD
2 15 (93.75%) MS Excel
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) T-SQL
3 14 (87.50%) MVC
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (81.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (81.25%) Subversion
5 9 (56.25%) MOM
5 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Moq
2 13 (81.25%) Subversion
2 13 (81.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) WCF
2 15 (93.75%) WPF
2 15 (93.75%) .NET Framework
2 15 (93.75%) LINQ
2 15 (93.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 15 (93.75%) WinForms
3 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET
3 9 (56.25%) Silverlight
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) Ajax
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) Middleware
7 1 (6.25%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) OOD
2 15 (93.75%) Multithreading
3 14 (87.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Product Management
5 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) T-SQL
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft