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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 123 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 16 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 0.26% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.28% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 16
Average salary £62,500 £36,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £43,900 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +13.68%
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
1907 1773 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.50% 93.46% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1554 1585
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 11 (57.89%) SQL
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) EMC
2 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (52.63%) NetApp
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Workstation
2 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (52.63%) 3PAR
2 10 (52.63%) Lync
3 7 (36.84%) WCF
3 7 (36.84%) WPF
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (26.32%) GUPTA
5 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 5 (26.32%) Software Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (26.32%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Finance
6 2 (10.53%) Banking
6 2 (10.53%) PMI

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 10 (52.63%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) WCF
1 7 (36.84%) WPF
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) Struts
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Java EE
4 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.26%) JPA
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
2 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
2 5 (26.32%) Software Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Workstation
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) EMC
2 10 (52.63%) NetApp
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) 3PAR
3 5 (26.32%) GUPTA
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase