The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 64 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.00% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Technical Leader
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
592 481 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.83% 98.16% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 500 430 466
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Somerset

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in Somerset

Technical Leader
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Taunton -11 3 £49,000 +28.94%
Bath - 3 £42,500 -
Technical Leader
South West

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
5 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) WCF
5 5 (50.00%) MVC
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (40.00%) LAMP
6 4 (40.00%) Drupal
6 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
6 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) OOP
6 4 (40.00%) Apache
6 4 (40.00%) MySQL
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) PHP
6 4 (40.00%) VB
6 4 (40.00%) Unix
6 4 (40.00%) NoSQL

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) Drupal
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) LAMP
5 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) WinForms
7 2 (20.00%) WPF
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) XSLT
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (40.00%) OOP
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
4 2 (20.00%) XQuery
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Wyse