The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank - 79 88
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 1.30% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.34% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £52,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +10.52%
Technical Leader
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
692 970 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.89% 97.00% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 598 851 961
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Oxford

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (62.50%) MCTS
3 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) IIS
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) B2B
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft