The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 123 116 113
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 4 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.19% 0.56% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.60% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 4
Average salary £30,000 £43,500 £81,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% -46.46%
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Technical Leader
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1994 2003 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.19% 93.64% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1693 1786 1387
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 Birmingham

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 2 (25.00%) JSP
4 2 (25.00%) Servlets
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) Pivotal CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (25.00%) X++
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (12.50%) Confluence

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Pivotal CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) JSP
2 2 (25.00%) Servlets
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) GWT
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-Procurement
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Web Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) X++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) hybris
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (12.50%) IBM