The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 208 211 211
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 33 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.37% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.39% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 36
Average salary £54,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.34% -3.00%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6749 6922 7197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 94.72% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5464 5920 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Leader
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(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 +8 20 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Merseyside +7 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Lancashire -1 2 - -
Cheshire -5 2 £54,000 +9.09% 2
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (40.98%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) Java
2 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
3 17 (27.87%) C#
4 16 (26.23%) .NET
5 13 (21.31%) QA
6 12 (19.67%) HTML
6 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
6 12 (19.67%) SOAP
6 12 (19.67%) MVC
7 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (18.03%) Web Services
7 11 (18.03%) CSS
7 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
7 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
8 10 (16.39%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (14.75%) Scrum
9 9 (14.75%) MySQL
9 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
9 9 (14.75%) JMS
9 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
9 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
9 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (13.11%) Eclipse
10 8 (13.11%) Python
10 8 (13.11%) ITIL
10 8 (13.11%) Shell Script
11 7 (11.48%) TDD
11 7 (11.48%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.84%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.92%) Node.js
4 3 (4.92%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.92%) MQSeries
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) CICS
5 2 (3.28%) Drupal
6 1 (1.64%) Confluence
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.64%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) HTTP
2 2 (3.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.75%) MySQL
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.84%) DB2
5 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.28%) IMS/DB
8 2 (3.28%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Eclipse
2 6 (9.84%) Hudson
2 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.84%) Subversion
3 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.92%) Maven
3 3 (4.92%) Log4j
3 3 (4.92%) ERwin
3 3 (4.92%) Ant
3 3 (4.92%) Toad
4 2 (3.28%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.28%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.64%) Gradle
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Automotive
3 1 (1.64%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) .NET
2 12 (19.67%) HTML
2 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (19.67%) SOAP
3 11 (18.03%) Web Services
3 11 (18.03%) CSS
4 9 (14.75%) JMS
4 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
5 7 (11.48%) XML
6 6 (9.84%) Spring MVC
6 6 (9.84%) MyBatis
6 6 (9.84%) JSP
6 6 (9.84%) Spring
6 6 (9.84%) Hibernate
7 4 (6.56%) EJB
7 4 (6.56%) Middleware
7 4 (6.56%) HTML5
8 3 (4.92%) J2EE
8 3 (4.92%) XSD
8 3 (4.92%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
1 10 (16.39%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.28%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.64%) iPhone
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) UNIX
2 4 (6.56%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.92%) AIX
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) MVC
2 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.75%) Scrum
4 8 (13.11%) ITIL
5 7 (11.48%) TDD
5 7 (11.48%) SOA
6 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.84%) Load Testing
6 6 (9.84%) Security Testing
6 6 (9.84%) DevOps
6 6 (9.84%) EAI
7 4 (6.56%) OO
7 4 (6.56%) ERP
7 4 (6.56%) Change Management
7 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.92%) Data Privacy
8 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.92%) Data Management
8 3 (4.92%) RAD
8 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) Java
3 17 (27.87%) C#
4 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.11%) Python
5 8 (13.11%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.56%) PHP
6 4 (6.56%) Ruby
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.28%) PL/1
7 2 (3.28%) PowerHouse
8 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.31%) QA
2 7 (11.48%) SLA
3 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (3.28%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) Oracle
3 6 (9.84%) TIBCO
4 5 (8.20%) IBM
5 3 (4.92%) Actimize
5 3 (4.92%) VMware
5 3 (4.92%) webMethods
6 2 (3.28%) CA
6 2 (3.28%) Teradata
6 2 (3.28%) Talend
7 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.64%) HP
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe
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