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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 220 208 217
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 35 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 35
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +10.52%
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
6959 6446 7140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.69% 93.92% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5706 5546 6124
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -15 17 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Cheshire -4 14 £54,000 +35.00% 2
Merseyside - 4 £52,500 -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 25 (36.76%) SQL
3 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (29.41%) Java
5 19 (27.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (26.47%) C#
6 18 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (25.00%) .NET
7 17 (25.00%) Oracle
8 15 (22.06%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (19.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (17.65%) Migration
10 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
11 11 (16.18%) Web Services
11 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
11 11 (16.18%) QA
12 10 (14.71%) Data Migration
12 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
12 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
12 10 (14.71%) Talend Open Studio
12 10 (14.71%) Data Quality
12 10 (14.71%) Talend
12 10 (14.71%) Oracle EDQ
12 10 (14.71%) Oracle ERP
12 10 (14.71%) MVC
12 10 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
12 10 (14.71%) Middleware
12 10 (14.71%) SOAP
12 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.71%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 7 (10.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (4.41%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.41%) MQSeries
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (4.41%) Node.js
4 2 (2.94%) Drupal
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) CICS
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Oracle ERP
1 10 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (4.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (4.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) ElastiCache
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.94%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (22.06%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (19.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (13.24%) MySQL
6 6 (8.82%) DB2
7 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
9 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (2.94%) Xcelsius
10 2 (2.94%) Big Data
10 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.94%) IMS/DB
10 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (7.35%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.88%) Hudson
3 4 (5.88%) Subversion
4 3 (4.41%) ERwin
4 3 (4.41%) Maven
4 3 (4.41%) Log4j
4 3 (4.41%) Ant
4 3 (4.41%) Toad
4 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.47%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.47%) JIRA
6 1 (1.47%) Gradle
6 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) .NET
2 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 11 (16.18%) Web Services
3 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
4 10 (14.71%) Middleware
4 10 (14.71%) SOAP
5 9 (13.24%) JMS
5 9 (13.24%) CSS
5 9 (13.24%) HTML
6 7 (10.29%) XML
7 4 (5.88%) MyBatis
7 4 (5.88%) Spring MVC
7 4 (5.88%) JSP
7 4 (5.88%) EJB
7 4 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.88%) Spring
8 3 (4.41%) Servlets
8 3 (4.41%) XSD
8 3 (4.41%) J2EE
8 3 (4.41%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Windows
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.41%) UNIX
3 3 (4.41%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (17.65%) Migration
4 10 (14.71%) Data Migration
4 10 (14.71%) MVC
4 10 (14.71%) ERP
5 8 (11.76%) ITIL
6 7 (10.29%) SOA
7 6 (8.82%) Scrum
7 6 (8.82%) EAI
8 5 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.88%) DevOps
9 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.88%) Load Testing
9 4 (5.88%) Security Testing
9 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.88%) OO
9 4 (5.88%) TDD
9 4 (5.88%) Change Management
9 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) SQL
2 20 (29.41%) Java
3 18 (26.47%) C#
4 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.76%) Python
5 7 (10.29%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.82%) PHP
7 4 (5.88%) Ruby
8 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.94%) PL/1
10 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.47%) C
10 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
2 10 (14.71%) Data Quality
3 8 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (5.88%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (2.94%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle
2 10 (14.71%) Talend
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) IBM
4 4 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.41%) webMethods
5 3 (4.41%) Actimize
6 2 (2.94%) SAP
6 2 (2.94%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.94%) Teradata
6 2 (2.94%) CA
6 2 (2.94%) Informatica
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
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