The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 84 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 19 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.71% 0.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 0
Average salary £46,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Technical Leader
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1080 997 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.04% 96.89% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 946 907 918
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Kent

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Kent region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in Kent

Technical Leader
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Kent region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 7 £45,000 -
Maidstone +5 1 - -
West Malling - 1 £27,500 -
Technical Leader
South East

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 17 (40.48%) .NET
2 15 (35.71%) Java
3 14 (33.33%) MySQL
3 14 (33.33%) Project Management
3 14 (33.33%) RESTful
4 13 (30.95%) Scala
4 13 (30.95%) Functional Programming
4 13 (30.95%) JSON
4 13 (30.95%) VB.NET
5 12 (28.57%) OAuth
6 11 (26.19%) Web Services
6 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 9 (21.43%) Integration Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Data Protection
8 8 (19.05%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 8 (19.05%) C#
8 8 (19.05%) J2EE
8 8 (19.05%) Linux
9 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (16.67%) Finance
9 7 (16.67%) TestNG
10 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 6 (14.29%) Legal
10 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
10 6 (14.29%) SQL
10 6 (14.29%) XML
11 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
11 5 (11.90%) EJB

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (9.52%) WordPress
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Mule
3 1 (2.38%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) TestNG
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Jasmine
2 4 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (9.52%) Protractor
2 4 (9.52%) QUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) Hudson
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) RSpec
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) WATIR
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) RESTful
3 13 (30.95%) JSON
4 12 (28.57%) OAuth
5 11 (26.19%) Web Services
6 8 (19.05%) J2EE
7 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 6 (14.29%) XML
8 5 (11.90%) EJB
8 5 (11.90%) JSF
8 5 (11.90%) RichFaces
9 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.52%) jQuery
10 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
11 1 (2.38%) Java EE
11 1 (2.38%) JAX-RS
11 1 (2.38%) JPA
11 1 (2.38%) RESTEasy
11 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Project Management
2 13 (30.95%) Functional Programming
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Data Protection
5 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 5 (11.90%) OWASP
7 5 (11.90%) Secure Coding
7 5 (11.90%) Web Development
8 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.52%) Scrum
8 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (7.14%) Line Management
9 3 (7.14%) People Management
9 3 (7.14%) TDD
10 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) Scala
2 13 (30.95%) VB.NET
3 8 (19.05%) C#
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) vCloud
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
2 2 (4.76%) XenApp
2 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
3 2 (4.76%) Dell
3 2 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Intel
4 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.38%) Veeam