The table below looks at the statistics for the Team Leader role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Team Lead
Rank 151 167 145
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 2100 1959 2292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.87% 1.77% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 1.87% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1618 1980
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106230 104914 110587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.72% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88114 86181 94870
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Team Leader
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Team Leader within the UK.

Team Leader Salary Trend in the UK

Team Leader
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Team Leader over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 within the UK.

Team Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Team Leader
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 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
England +17 2009 £51,500 +3.00% 201
London +36 775 £60,500 -3.20% 68
South East +6 427 £50,000 -2.91% 37
City of London +49 225 £62,500 -3.84% 19
Yorkshire -8 157 £40,000 -11.11% 12
East Midlands +39 148 £42,500 - 12
East of England -4 146 £47,500 +5.55% 10
North West -24 145 £50,000 +11.11% 28
West Midlands +4 120 £42,000 -4.00% 12
Berkshire +15 111 £58,750 +19.89% 7
West Yorkshire 0 110 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Manchester -2 105 £50,000 +14.28% 17
Surrey +21 88 £50,000 -2.91% 6
Hampshire -23 88 £45,000 -5.26% 12
Leicestershire +70 80 £50,000 +14.94% 2
South West -35 80 £50,000 +17.64% 20
Leeds -5 67 £46,500 +3.33% 4
Reading +22 50 £60,000 +29.72%
Cambridgeshire +14 48 £40,000 -1.84% 4
Buckinghamshire -15 46 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Essex +5 45 £50,000 +5.26%
Milton Keynes +1 38 £36,000 -33.33% 3
Scotland -22 37 £43,750 -12.50% 4
Nottinghamshire -13 35 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Birmingham 0 34 £38,500 -12.00% 3
Cambridge +8 32 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Sussex +16 31 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Staffordshire +11 30 £57,500 -8.00% 2
Nottingham -4 30 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Hertfordshire +7 29 £45,000 +12.50% 4

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Team 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 Team Leader in their job title.

1 1106 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
2 977 (23.19%) SQL
3 973 (23.10%) Finance
4 944 (22.41%) Microsoft
5 922 (21.88%) Windows
6 860 (20.41%) .NET
7 821 (19.49%) C#
8 817 (19.39%) SQL Server
9 803 (19.06%) ITIL
10 748 (17.75%) Mentoring
11 583 (13.84%) Java
12 503 (11.94%) MS Excel
13 486 (11.54%) ASP.NET
14 471 (11.18%) JavaScript
15 463 (10.99%) HTML
16 457 (10.85%) Line Management
17 448 (10.63%) Oracle
18 413 (9.80%) Linux
19 409 (9.71%) Scrum
20 392 (9.30%) Degree
21 383 (9.09%) Active Directory
22 380 (9.02%) SLA
23 364 (8.64%) Project Management
24 357 (8.47%) CSS
25 353 (8.38%) Service Delivery
26 349 (8.28%) MVC
27 338 (8.02%) VMware
28 333 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
29 313 (7.43%) Cisco
30 308 (7.31%) OO

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Team 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 Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 218 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 138 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 133 (3.16%) IIS
4 105 (2.49%) Apache
5 103 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 97 (2.30%) CMS
7 85 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 74 (1.76%) Lync
9 59 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 55 (1.31%) JBoss
11 50 (1.19%) WebSphere
12 48 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 34 (0.81%) WebLogic
14 32 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
14 32 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
15 25 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
16 24 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 22 (0.52%) SAS
18 20 (0.47%) OpenStack
19 19 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 503 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 240 (5.70%) MS Office
3 42 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 41 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (0.55%) MS Project
6 14 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.14%) S-PLUS
10 3 (0.071%) SPSS
10 3 (0.071%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.047%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.047%) PrintSoft PReS
11 2 (0.047%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.024%) MicroStation
12 1 (0.024%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 55 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 48 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 45 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
5 20 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
6 14 (0.33%) Summit
7 12 (0.28%) SAP FI
8 11 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
8 11 (0.26%) Magento
9 10 (0.24%) SAP CO
9 10 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
10 9 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
11 8 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
11 8 (0.19%) SAP R/3
12 7 (0.17%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 7 (0.17%) SAP BPC
13 6 (0.14%) Eikon
13 6 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
13 6 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 33 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (0.64%) SaaS
3 24 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.33%) Office 365
6 12 (0.28%) IaaS
6 12 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.17%) SoftLayer
9 6 (0.14%) Google App Engine
9 6 (0.14%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.024%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 246 (5.84%) Firewall
2 203 (4.82%) Internet
3 194 (4.60%) TCP/IP
4 193 (4.58%) SAN
5 139 (3.30%) DNS
6 132 (3.13%) LAN
6 132 (3.13%) WAN
7 120 (2.85%) VPN
8 82 (1.95%) DHCP
9 72 (1.71%) MPLS
10 66 (1.57%) Network Security
11 62 (1.47%) BGP
12 56 (1.33%) VoIP
12 56 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
13 54 (1.28%) OSPF
14 46 (1.09%) Wireless
15 42 (1.00%) HTTP
16 40 (0.95%) NAS
17 39 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
18 30 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 817 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 214 (5.08%) MySQL
3 189 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 185 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
5 161 (3.82%) Relational Database
6 140 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 136 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 109 (2.59%) Oracle Database
9 107 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 96 (2.28%) RDBMS
11 79 (1.88%) NoSQL
12 73 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
13 71 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
14 59 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
15 51 (1.21%) Big Data
16 49 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
17 44 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
17 44 (1.04%) MongoDB
18 42 (1.00%) Essbase
18 42 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 140 (3.32%) Selenium
2 126 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 125 (2.97%) Visual Studio
4 108 (2.56%) JUnit
5 95 (2.25%) Git (software)
6 94 (2.23%) Subversion
7 70 (1.66%) WebDriver
8 67 (1.59%) Jenkins
9 50 (1.19%) JIRA
10 40 (0.95%) TestNG
11 38 (0.90%) Maven
12 36 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
13 30 (0.71%) NUnit
13 30 (0.71%) SoapUI
14 28 (0.66%) Cucumber
14 28 (0.66%) Eclipse
15 25 (0.59%) FitNesse
16 24 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
17 23 (0.55%) JMeter
18 22 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 973 (23.10%) Finance
2 285 (6.76%) Banking
3 215 (5.10%) Retail
4 148 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 122 (2.90%) Marketing
6 86 (2.04%) Front Office
7 84 (1.99%) Law
8 71 (1.69%) Legal
9 65 (1.54%) Investment Banking
10 61 (1.45%) Games
11 56 (1.33%) Publishing
11 56 (1.33%) Back Office
12 50 (1.19%) Advertising
13 27 (0.64%) Aerospace
14 26 (0.62%) Electronics
15 24 (0.57%) Manufacturing
16 23 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (0.55%) Financial Institution
17 19 (0.45%) Billing
18 18 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 860 (20.41%) .NET
2 486 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 463 (10.99%) HTML
4 357 (8.47%) CSS
5 252 (5.98%) XML
6 238 (5.65%) Web Services
7 213 (5.06%) jQuery
8 186 (4.41%) .NET Framework
9 145 (3.44%) Spring
10 143 (3.39%) WCF
11 135 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 128 (3.04%) Ajax
13 108 (2.56%) HTML5
14 106 (2.52%) J2EE
15 98 (2.33%) Hibernate
16 95 (2.25%) RESTful
17 93 (2.21%) SOAP
18 79 (1.88%) XSLT
19 71 (1.69%) WPF
20 67 (1.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 333 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
2 165 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 129 (3.06%) Computer Science
4 93 (2.21%) Client/Server
5 88 (2.09%) Clustering
6 84 (1.99%) Open Source
7 83 (1.97%) Blackberry
8 76 (1.80%) Mobile App
8 76 (1.80%) User Experience
9 66 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 65 (1.54%) N-Tier
11 57 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
12 42 (1.00%) Data Integration
13 34 (0.81%) Replication
14 31 (0.74%) Statistics
14 31 (0.74%) iSeries
14 31 (0.74%) Social Media
15 30 (0.71%) Mathematics
16 28 (0.66%) Equities
17 27 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 922 (21.88%) Windows
2 413 (9.80%) Linux
3 257 (6.10%) UNIX
4 210 (4.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 157 (3.73%) Windows 7
6 131 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 129 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 91 (2.16%) Windows XP
9 89 (2.11%) Android
10 69 (1.64%) Windows 8
11 64 (1.52%) Solaris
12 63 (1.50%) Apple iOS
13 57 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 40 (0.95%) AIX
15 32 (0.76%) Ubuntu
16 30 (0.71%) CentOS
17 25 (0.59%) Windows Vista
18 22 (0.52%) Windows Phone
19 16 (0.38%) Debian
20 14 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1106 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
2 803 (19.06%) ITIL
3 748 (17.75%) Mentoring
4 457 (10.85%) Line Management
5 409 (9.71%) Scrum
6 364 (8.64%) Project Management
7 353 (8.38%) Service Delivery
8 349 (8.28%) MVC
9 308 (7.31%) OO
10 285 (6.76%) E-Commerce
11 269 (6.38%) TDD
12 233 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
13 224 (5.32%) Coaching
14 214 (5.08%) People Management
15 178 (4.23%) Change Management
16 168 (3.99%) ETL
17 164 (3.89%) Incident Management
18 157 (3.73%) Continuous Improvement
19 151 (3.58%) Unit Testing
20 140 (3.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 977 (23.19%) SQL
2 821 (19.49%) C#
3 583 (13.84%) Java
4 471 (11.18%) JavaScript
5 210 (4.98%) T-SQL
6 146 (3.47%) PHP
7 143 (3.39%) C++
8 141 (3.35%) VB.NET
9 105 (2.49%) Python
10 99 (2.35%) C
11 86 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 82 (1.95%) Shell Script
13 70 (1.66%) PowerShell
14 68 (1.61%) VB
15 61 (1.45%) Ruby
16 59 (1.40%) Perl
17 37 (0.88%) RPG
18 21 (0.50%) Bash Shell
18 21 (0.50%) Scala
19 19 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 392 (9.30%) Degree
2 149 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
3 145 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 145 (3.44%) Security Cleared
4 144 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
5 97 (2.30%) SC Cleared
6 95 (2.25%) CCNA
7 90 (2.14%) MCSE
8 87 (2.07%) ISEB
9 82 (1.95%) MCP
10 73 (1.73%) CCNP
11 50 (1.19%) MCSA
12 44 (1.04%) MCITP
13 35 (0.83%) CCIE
14 33 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 30 (0.71%) ISTQB
16 29 (0.69%) HND
17 28 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
18 27 (0.64%) MOS
19 23 (0.55%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 380 (9.02%) SLA
2 195 (4.63%) QA
3 46 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.33%) ISO 14001
6 7 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.14%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.095%) ISO 8583
10 3 (0.071%) TickIT
11 2 (0.047%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.047%) WCAG
11 2 (0.047%) WAI
11 2 (0.047%) COBIT
11 2 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.024%) GAMP
12 1 (0.024%) GxP
System Software
1 383 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 209 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (1.80%) vSphere
4 71 (1.69%) XenApp
5 63 (1.50%) Hyper-V
6 27 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
7 24 (0.57%) VMware ESX
7 24 (0.57%) XenDesktop
8 21 (0.50%) UAG
9 17 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
10 16 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (0.36%) Varnish
12 13 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 11 (0.26%) NFS
14 11 (0.26%) Firmware
14 11 (0.26%) Terminal Server
15 9 (0.21%) XenServer
16 8 (0.19%) Xen
17 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 98 (2.33%) SCCM
2 53 (1.26%) SCOM
3 49 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
4 41 (0.97%) Nagios
5 34 (0.81%) Data Guard
6 33 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (0.64%) Backup Exec
8 25 (0.59%) NetBackup
9 23 (0.55%) Puppet
10 20 (0.47%) WSUS
11 19 (0.45%) WhatsUp Gold
12 18 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 16 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
13 16 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 15 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
15 14 (0.33%) Tivoli
16 13 (0.31%) FortiGate
17 12 (0.28%) SCVMM
18 11 (0.26%) SCDPM
19 10 (0.24%) Cacti
Vendors
1 944 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 448 (10.63%) Oracle
3 338 (8.02%) VMware
4 313 (7.43%) Cisco
5 216 (5.13%) Citrix
6 133 (3.16%) HP
7 117 (2.78%) IBM
8 105 (2.49%) SAP
9 83 (1.97%) CheckPoint
10 77 (1.83%) Juniper
11 76 (1.80%) Red Hat
12 67 (1.59%) F5
13 66 (1.57%) Hyperion
14 65 (1.54%) NetApp
15 58 (1.38%) Dell
16 53 (1.26%) Symantec
17 51 (1.21%) Business Objects
18 49 (1.16%) Apple
19 48 (1.14%) Google
20 46 (1.09%) Cognos
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + equity
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Training budget,bonus,pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare etc.
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + comprehensive bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23 days
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum upto £65k plus bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + benefits including ongoing Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newquay, Cornwall
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday