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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 140 119 131
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 1 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.045% 0.72% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.79% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 4
Average salary £37,500 £54,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +13.68%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Technical Leader
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2108 2289 2111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.07% 92.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1621 1676
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) J2EE
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
1 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
1 9 (64.29%) Spring
1 9 (64.29%) Spring Security
1 9 (64.29%) GWT
2 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
2 3 (21.43%) LTE
2 3 (21.43%) 4G
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) 2G
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 3 (21.43%) 3G
2 3 (21.43%) SS7
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) CDMA
2 3 (21.43%) GSM
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) CDMA
1 3 (21.43%) GSM
1 3 (21.43%) 3G
1 3 (21.43%) SS7
1 3 (21.43%) Wireless
1 3 (21.43%) 2G
1 3 (21.43%) LTE
1 3 (21.43%) 4G
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) IOS XR
2 1 (7.14%) NX-OS
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) J2EE
1 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
1 9 (64.29%) Spring
1 9 (64.29%) Spring Security
1 9 (64.29%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) CCIP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware