The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 90 86 101
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.19% 1.26% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.31% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 1
Average salary £70,000 £56,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +49.33%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Technical Leader
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1021 990 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.80% 96.12% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 787 908 971
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) Moq

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Moq
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft