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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 119 112 110
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.056% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.058% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
1753 1712 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.32% 95.32% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1492 1352
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) EMC
2 6 (60.00%) NetApp
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
2 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (60.00%) 3PAR
2 6 (60.00%) Lync
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) PMI
4 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (60.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
1 2 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) JPA
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Struts
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) EMC
2 6 (60.00%) NetApp
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago