The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 213 241 232
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 48 77 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.75% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.79% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 43 69 78
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £124,500 £115,000 £136,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Technical Leader
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6363 9725 9706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.07% 95.35% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 8455 8287
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in the City of London

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in the City of London

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 43 (41.35%) Java
2 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (29.81%) SQL
4 29 (27.88%) Banking
5 27 (25.96%) Finance
6 22 (21.15%) JavaScript
7 20 (19.23%) C#
8 19 (18.27%) .NET
8 19 (18.27%) CSS
9 18 (17.31%) Big Data
9 18 (17.31%) HTML
10 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
10 17 (16.35%) Windows
10 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
11 16 (15.38%) XML
12 15 (14.42%) Investment Banking
12 15 (14.42%) Hadoop
13 14 (13.46%) SOAP
13 14 (13.46%) Oracle
14 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
15 12 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (11.54%) TDD
15 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
15 12 (11.54%) Apache Hive
15 12 (11.54%) Windows Server
16 11 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (10.58%) Mentoring
16 11 (10.58%) JSON
16 11 (10.58%) Python
17 10 (9.62%) OO

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (6.73%) Apache Spark
2 6 (5.77%) Apache Pig
3 5 (4.81%) IIS
3 5 (4.81%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.85%) Apache
4 4 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.88%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.92%) Mule
6 2 (1.92%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.96%) CMS
7 1 (0.96%) Confluence
7 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.96%) SAS
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) HFM
2 1 (0.96%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.96%) GitHub
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) Firewall
2 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.77%) ATM
4 5 (4.81%) HTTP
5 4 (3.85%) Network Security
5 4 (3.85%) SMTP
5 4 (3.85%) VPN
6 2 (1.92%) DHCP
6 2 (1.92%) LAN
6 2 (1.92%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.92%) WAN
7 1 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.96%) DNS
7 1 (0.96%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.96%) FTP
7 1 (0.96%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) Big Data
2 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
3 15 (14.42%) Hadoop
4 12 (11.54%) Apache Hive
5 10 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (5.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.77%) HBase
8 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (3.85%) MS Access
10 4 (3.85%) MySQL
10 4 (3.85%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.88%) GIS
11 3 (2.88%) SQLite
12 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.77%) JIRA
2 6 (5.77%) Maven
2 6 (5.77%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.81%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.85%) Fiddler
4 4 (3.85%) JUnit
4 4 (3.85%) NCrunch
4 4 (3.85%) NUnit
4 4 (3.85%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.92%) Gradle
7 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.96%) EasyMock
7 1 (0.96%) Mockito
7 1 (0.96%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.96%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (27.88%) Banking
2 27 (25.96%) Finance
3 15 (14.42%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.69%) Back Office
5 6 (5.77%) Front Office
6 4 (3.85%) Retail
6 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.92%) German Language
7 2 (1.92%) Law
7 2 (1.92%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.92%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.27%) .NET
1 19 (18.27%) CSS
2 18 (17.31%) HTML
3 16 (15.38%) XML
4 14 (13.46%) SOAP
5 11 (10.58%) JSON
6 10 (9.62%) WCF
7 9 (8.65%) Ajax
7 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET
7 9 (8.65%) CSS3
7 9 (8.65%) HTML5
7 9 (8.65%) jQuery
8 8 (7.69%) REST
9 7 (6.73%) Kafka
9 7 (6.73%) Web Services
9 7 (6.73%) WPF
10 6 (5.77%) Cascading
10 6 (5.77%) Spring
11 5 (4.81%) Entity Framework
11 5 (4.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.69%) Derivative
2 8 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.73%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.77%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.81%) Bitcoin
5 5 (4.81%) Blockchain
5 5 (4.81%) Cryptocurrency
5 5 (4.81%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (4.81%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.81%) Xbox
6 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.85%) Equities
6 4 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (3.85%) Fintech
6 4 (3.85%) Fixed Income
6 4 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.85%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.88%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.35%) Windows
2 12 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.65%) Linux
5 5 (4.81%) Unix
5 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
2 12 (11.54%) TDD
3 11 (10.58%) Mentoring
4 10 (9.62%) MVC
4 10 (9.62%) OO
5 8 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.73%) DevOps
6 7 (6.73%) ITIL
6 7 (6.73%) Multithreading
7 6 (5.77%) High Availability
8 5 (4.81%) Analytics
8 5 (4.81%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (4.81%) CRM
8 5 (4.81%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.81%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (4.81%) Release Management
8 5 (4.81%) Wealth Management
8 5 (4.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (41.35%) Java
2 31 (29.81%) SQL
3 22 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.23%) C#
5 11 (10.58%) Python
6 8 (7.69%) C++
6 8 (7.69%) Ruby
6 8 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.73%) Perl
8 6 (5.77%) Scala
9 4 (3.85%) VBScript
10 3 (2.88%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.88%) PHP
11 1 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.96%) R
11 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.92%) CCA
3 2 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (1.92%) MCSA
3 2 (1.92%) MCSE
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) QA
2 5 (4.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.92%) XenApp
3 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) Hadoop YARN
1 6 (5.77%) Oozie
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (4.81%) SCCM
2 5 (4.81%) SCOM
3 3 (2.88%) Puppet
4 2 (1.92%) Ansible
4 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.96%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.96%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.46%) Oracle
3 6 (5.77%) IBM
4 4 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco
5 3 (2.88%) Juniper
5 3 (2.88%) Palo Alto
5 3 (2.88%) WorldPay
6 2 (1.92%) Citrix
6 2 (1.92%) Guidewire
6 2 (1.92%) Informatica
6 2 (1.92%) StreamBase
6 2 (1.92%) Sybase
6 2 (1.92%) Tableau
6 2 (1.92%) VMware
7 1 (0.96%) Cognos
7 1 (0.96%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.96%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.96%) Remedy
7 1 (0.96%) SAP
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