The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 203 221 211
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 51 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.76% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.52% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 28
Average salary £47,500 £54,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.03% +11.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Technical Leader
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6429 6960 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.60% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5344 5645 5548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in the North West

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in the North West

Technical Leader
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Manchester +20 38 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Cheshire +3 8 £46,000 -14.81% 1
Merseyside +5 4 £55,000 - 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) C#
2 29 (35.37%) .NET
3 21 (25.61%) SQL
3 21 (25.61%) .NET Framework
4 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET
5 19 (23.17%) Java
5 19 (23.17%) Oracle
5 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
6 18 (21.95%) TDD
7 17 (20.73%) Windows
8 16 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (15.85%) Retail
9 13 (15.85%) Teradata
9 13 (15.85%) ERP
9 13 (15.85%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (15.85%) CSS
9 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
10 12 (14.63%) HTML
11 11 (13.41%) ITIL
11 11 (13.41%) Android
11 11 (13.41%) Apple iOS
11 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
12 10 (12.20%) MVC
12 10 (12.20%) Web Services
12 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
13 9 (10.98%) UNIX
13 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Engagement

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (3.66%) Node.js
2 2 (2.44%) IIS
2 2 (2.44%) CICS
2 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.22%) JBoss
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Project
2 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.44%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) IaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) VoIP
1 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.44%) RTP
1 2 (2.44%) SCCP
1 2 (2.44%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (15.85%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (6.10%) DB2
5 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.22%) Big Data
8 1 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.22%) MySQL
8 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.88%) Ant
2 4 (4.88%) Subversion
2 4 (4.88%) Maven
3 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.66%) Hudson
4 2 (2.44%) Mockito
4 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.44%) Calabash
4 2 (2.44%) Gradle
4 2 (2.44%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.44%) JUnit
4 2 (2.44%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.22%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.22%) VisualSVN
General
1 13 (15.85%) Retail
2 5 (6.10%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Advertising
3 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.66%) Billing
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.37%) .NET
2 21 (25.61%) .NET Framework
3 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET
4 13 (15.85%) CSS
5 12 (14.63%) HTML
6 10 (12.20%) Web Services
7 7 (8.54%) Spring
7 7 (8.54%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.32%) RESTful
8 6 (7.32%) J2EE
9 5 (6.10%) Entity Framework
10 4 (4.88%) jQuery
10 4 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
10 4 (4.88%) JSON
11 3 (3.66%) Apache Flex
11 3 (3.66%) JSF
11 3 (3.66%) JPA
11 3 (3.66%) REST
12 2 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
1 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
1 8 (9.76%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.66%) Life Science
2 3 (3.66%) iSeries
3 2 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.44%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.22%) AS400
4 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.73%) Windows
2 11 (13.41%) Android
2 11 (13.41%) Apple iOS
3 9 (10.98%) UNIX
4 8 (9.76%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.44%) zOS
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.95%) TDD
3 13 (15.85%) ERP
4 11 (13.41%) ITIL
4 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
5 10 (12.20%) MVC
6 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (9.76%) Product Management
8 7 (8.54%) CRM
8 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.54%) Scrum
8 7 (8.54%) Supplier Management
9 6 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.32%) Kanban
9 6 (7.32%) SDLC
10 5 (6.10%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (6.10%) BDD
10 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) C#
2 21 (25.61%) SQL
3 19 (23.17%) Java
4 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.32%) C
6 4 (4.88%) C++
6 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.66%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.66%) RPG
8 1 (1.22%) R
8 1 (1.22%) ANSI C
8 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) CCVP
2 2 (2.44%) CCNP
2 2 (2.44%) CCNA
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.22%) PMP
3 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) RACF
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.44%) ACF2
1 2 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.44%) Puppet
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.44%) zSecure
3 1 (1.22%) StatsD
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Oracle
2 13 (15.85%) Teradata
3 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco
4 2 (2.44%) IBM
4 2 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (1.22%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.22%) Apigee
5 1 (1.22%) Mashery
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sandbach
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life cover
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £44999 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £38,500 to £48,000 per annum & excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago