The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 114 103 121
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.53% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.55% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +10.52%
Technical Leader
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1686 1443 2080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.47% 96.01% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1217 1816
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 Cambridge

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Cambridge

Technical Leader
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) GxP
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GxP
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards