The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank - 59 61
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.99% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.04% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 13
Average salary - £40,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +0.93%
Technical Leader
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
401 481 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.33% 95.63% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 335 356 549
Average salary £38,300 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Merseyside

Technical Leader
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) PHP