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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 213 224 263
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 37 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.31% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 8
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £56,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
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
6950 6476 7701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.35% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5973 5486 6807
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
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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 -4 26 £50,000 - 2
Cheshire -2 8 £56,250 +2.27%
Merseyside - 3 £50,000 -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (45.33%) SQL Server
2 32 (42.67%) Oracle
3 27 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (29.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (29.33%) SQL
5 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 19 (25.33%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (25.33%) Java
7 16 (21.33%) .NET
8 15 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET
9 14 (18.67%) C#
9 14 (18.67%) Degree
10 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (16.00%) Migration
11 12 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (14.67%) Mentoring
12 11 (14.67%) .NET Framework
12 11 (14.67%) MVC
13 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (13.33%) Middleware
13 10 (13.33%) PHP
14 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
14 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
14 9 (12.00%) SLA
14 9 (12.00%) Data Migration
14 9 (12.00%) Data Quality
14 9 (12.00%) Talend
14 9 (12.00%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (4.00%) CMS
1 3 (4.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (2.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (10.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (10.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (10.67%) Magento
3 2 (2.67%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Route 53
1 2 (2.67%) ElastiCache
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (29.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (25.33%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (12.00%) MySQL
7 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (2.67%) DB2
10 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (2.67%) Xcelsius
10 2 (2.67%) Big Data
10 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.67%) Toad
4 2 (2.67%) ERwin
4 2 (2.67%) Log4j
4 2 (2.67%) Maven
4 2 (2.67%) Ant
4 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) .NET
2 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (14.67%) .NET Framework
4 10 (13.33%) Middleware
5 8 (10.67%) Web Services
5 8 (10.67%) CSS
5 8 (10.67%) HTML
6 7 (9.33%) SOAP
6 7 (9.33%) EDI
7 6 (8.00%) J2EE
8 5 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.67%) Spring
9 4 (5.33%) REST
9 4 (5.33%) JMS
9 4 (5.33%) Java EE
9 4 (5.33%) JSON
9 4 (5.33%) Spring MVC
10 3 (4.00%) Laravel
10 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) Open Source
3 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.67%) User Experience
3 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.33%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) Tandem
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) UNIX
3 2 (2.67%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) AIX
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (16.00%) Migration
4 12 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (14.67%) Mentoring
5 11 (14.67%) MVC
6 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (12.00%) ERP
6 9 (12.00%) Data Migration
7 8 (10.67%) Data Transformation
7 8 (10.67%) Time Management
7 8 (10.67%) Data Modelling
7 8 (10.67%) CRM
7 8 (10.67%) ETL
7 8 (10.67%) Business Analysis
8 7 (9.33%) Business Development
8 7 (9.33%) Resource Management
9 6 (8.00%) ITIL
10 5 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) SQL
2 19 (25.33%) Java
3 14 (18.67%) C#
4 10 (13.33%) PHP
5 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.33%) Python
6 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.67%) Ruby
7 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.33%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) C
8 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
2 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
1 9 (12.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (2.67%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (2.67%) Foglight
2 2 (2.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (42.67%) Oracle
2 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.00%) Talend
4 8 (10.67%) Teradata
4 8 (10.67%) Informatica
5 3 (4.00%) Zend
6 2 (2.67%) Imperva
6 2 (2.67%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.67%) Actimize
6 2 (2.67%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.67%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.67%) SAP
6 2 (2.67%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) Dell