The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 34 30 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.10% 1.69% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.73% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
Technical Leader
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
178 173 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 98.34% 97.19% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 160 124 189
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Chester

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Mockito
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) HTML

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Mockito
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Gradle
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle