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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Team Lead
Rank 254 210 172
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 1365 1734 2162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.32% 1.57% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.62% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1452 1725
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 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 30 April 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
England -43 1289 £52,500 +5.00% 134
London -34 524 £65,000 +4.00% 41
South East -65 264 £50,000 - 28
West Midlands -6 110 £45,000 +5.88% 15
East of England +17 107 £50,000 +11.11% 13
North West +29 84 £40,500 -12.90% 14
Berkshire -7 83 £50,000 -4.76% 7
South West -11 74 £43,000 -2.27% 11
City of London -21 68 £67,500 +3.84% 8
Hampshire -4 66 £45,000 -6.25% 5
Yorkshire -16 62 £50,000 +13.63% 8
East Midlands -11 55 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Cambridgeshire +2 44 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Surrey -15 44 £62,500 +6.83% 9
West Yorkshire -25 43 £47,500 +7.95% 5
Leeds -2 41 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Birmingham -32 37 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Manchester -11 35 £50,000 - 7
Scotland -30 32 £43,500 -4.39% 9
Reading +9 31 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Nottinghamshire +14 28 £45,000 -3.22%
West Sussex -19 27 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Nottingham +17 26 £45,000 -5.26%
Bristol -2 26 £52,500 +9.94% 5
Cambridge 0 25 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Somerset +12 21 £40,500 +12.50%
Bedfordshire +3 21 £62,500 +92.30% 3
Glasgow -19 21 £42,500 -6.59% 7
Oxfordshire -32 21 £50,000 - 3
Merseyside +31 20 £41,000 +5.12% 2

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 764 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
2 700 (23.66%) Microsoft
3 670 (22.64%) Windows
4 645 (21.80%) SQL
5 581 (19.64%) ITIL
6 561 (18.96%) Finance
7 555 (18.76%) SQL Server
8 552 (18.65%) C#
9 539 (18.22%) .NET
10 523 (17.67%) Mentoring
11 445 (15.04%) JavaScript
12 414 (13.99%) Java
13 404 (13.65%) Linux
14 397 (13.42%) SLA
15 377 (12.74%) Active Directory
16 358 (12.10%) Scrum
17 347 (11.73%) Degree
18 318 (10.75%) MVC
19 316 (10.68%) Line Management
20 313 (10.58%) MS Excel
21 309 (10.44%) Windows Server
22 300 (10.14%) TDD
23 294 (9.94%) ASP.NET
24 280 (9.46%) VMware
25 260 (8.79%) Web Services
26 256 (8.65%) HTML
27 255 (8.62%) Oracle
28 244 (8.25%) Coaching
29 231 (7.81%) Project Management
30 230 (7.77%) CSS

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 154 (5.20%) MS Exchange
2 94 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 89 (3.01%) Apache
4 87 (2.94%) IIS
5 69 (2.33%) Node.js
6 63 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 62 (2.10%) Tomcat
8 43 (1.45%) Confluence
9 41 (1.39%) CMS
9 41 (1.39%) Skype for Business
10 33 (1.12%) Drupal
11 31 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
12 26 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
13 20 (0.68%) OpenStack
14 17 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
14 17 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
14 17 (0.57%) WebLogic
15 16 (0.54%) nginx
15 16 (0.54%) Umbraco
16 15 (0.51%) Jetty
Applications
1 313 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 159 (5.37%) MS Office
3 22 (0.74%) MS Project
4 16 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.24%) SPSS
6 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.068%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.068%) Simulink
8 2 (0.068%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 55 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.47%) SAP CO
3 14 (0.47%) SAP FI
3 14 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 9 (0.30%) Magento
7 8 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
8 7 (0.24%) Fredhopper
9 6 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.17%) Oracle Payroll
11 4 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
11 4 (0.14%) Eagle STAR
11 4 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
11 4 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 137 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (2.94%) Office 365
3 63 (2.13%) SaaS
4 55 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
7 26 (0.88%) PaaS
8 21 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 20 (0.68%) IaaS
9 20 (0.68%) Mimecast
10 14 (0.47%) GitHub
11 10 (0.34%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.34%) Yammer
12 9 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
13 7 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.24%) Heroku
14 5 (0.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 154 (5.20%) Firewall
2 113 (3.82%) DNS
3 110 (3.72%) TCP/IP
4 98 (3.31%) LAN
5 95 (3.21%) WAN
6 82 (2.77%) Internet
6 82 (2.77%) SAN
7 71 (2.40%) DHCP
8 61 (2.06%) VPN
9 54 (1.82%) VoIP
10 41 (1.39%) Wireless
11 36 (1.22%) VLAN
12 33 (1.12%) Unified Communications
13 32 (1.08%) BGP
13 32 (1.08%) MPLS
14 31 (1.05%) SSL
15 29 (0.98%) OSPF
15 29 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
16 26 (0.88%) Network Security
17 25 (0.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 555 (18.76%) SQL Server
2 130 (4.39%) MySQL
3 121 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 110 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 108 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
6 97 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 91 (3.08%) NoSQL
8 89 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 87 (2.94%) Big Data
10 71 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 65 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 64 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
13 49 (1.66%) Oracle Database
14 48 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
15 44 (1.49%) MongoDB
16 42 (1.42%) Oracle Discoverer
17 40 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
18 39 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
19 31 (1.05%) Hadoop
20 30 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 143 (4.83%) Git (software)
2 84 (2.84%) JIRA
3 76 (2.57%) Visual Studio
4 67 (2.26%) Jenkins
5 65 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 61 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
7 45 (1.52%) Subversion
8 43 (1.45%) Selenium
9 41 (1.39%) Maven
10 34 (1.15%) JUnit
11 28 (0.95%) HP UFT
12 25 (0.84%) TeamCity
13 23 (0.78%) Eclipse
14 22 (0.74%) Gradle
14 22 (0.74%) WebDriver
15 20 (0.68%) LoadRunner
15 20 (0.68%) Metasploit
16 19 (0.64%) Burp Suite
17 16 (0.54%) Ant
17 16 (0.54%) NUnit
General
1 561 (18.96%) Finance
2 163 (5.51%) Retail
3 129 (4.36%) Law
4 124 (4.19%) Banking
5 100 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 92 (3.11%) Games
7 84 (2.84%) Legal
8 74 (2.50%) Marketing
9 59 (1.99%) Front Office
10 44 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 39 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 37 (1.25%) Publishing
13 35 (1.18%) Back Office
13 35 (1.18%) Electronics
14 33 (1.12%) Financial Institution
15 19 (0.64%) Advertising
16 17 (0.57%) Automotive
17 12 (0.41%) Military
18 10 (0.34%) Billing
18 10 (0.34%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 539 (18.22%) .NET
2 294 (9.94%) ASP.NET
3 260 (8.79%) Web Services
4 256 (8.65%) HTML
5 230 (7.77%) CSS
6 187 (6.32%) XML
7 167 (5.64%) jQuery
8 158 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 133 (4.49%) AngularJS
10 122 (4.12%) SOAP
11 120 (4.06%) REST
12 119 (4.02%) .NET Framework
13 109 (3.68%) Spring
14 86 (2.91%) HTML5
15 85 (2.87%) RESTful
16 83 (2.81%) Ajax
17 81 (2.74%) WCF
18 79 (2.67%) Entity Framework
19 74 (2.50%) Hibernate
20 65 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 171 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
2 123 (4.16%) Computer Science
3 101 (3.41%) Data Centre
4 85 (2.87%) User Experience
5 63 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 60 (2.03%) Mobile App
7 59 (1.99%) Equities
8 44 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 43 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 37 (1.25%) Hedge funds
11 36 (1.22%) Fintech
12 35 (1.18%) Blackberry
12 35 (1.18%) Derivative
13 32 (1.08%) Data Integration
14 30 (1.01%) Driving Licence
15 24 (0.81%) N-Tier
16 21 (0.71%) iPad
17 20 (0.68%) Fixed Income
17 20 (0.68%) Mathematics
18 18 (0.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 670 (22.64%) Windows
2 404 (13.65%) Linux
3 309 (10.44%) Windows Server
4 196 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 191 (6.45%) Unix
6 147 (4.97%) Windows 7
7 120 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 112 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 49 (1.66%) Android
10 37 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 37 (1.25%) Windows 8
11 35 (1.18%) Solaris
12 32 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (0.68%) Kali Linux
14 19 (0.64%) CentOS
14 19 (0.64%) Ubuntu
14 19 (0.64%) Windows 10
14 19 (0.64%) Windows XP
15 14 (0.47%) Debian
15 14 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 764 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
2 581 (19.64%) ITIL
3 523 (17.67%) Mentoring
4 358 (12.10%) Scrum
5 318 (10.75%) MVC
6 316 (10.68%) Line Management
7 300 (10.14%) TDD
8 244 (8.25%) Coaching
9 231 (7.81%) Project Management
10 208 (7.03%) Service Management
11 188 (6.35%) Service Delivery
12 158 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 147 (4.97%) SDLC
14 142 (4.80%) Incident Management
15 139 (4.70%) People Management
16 136 (4.60%) Unit Testing
17 127 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
18 123 (4.16%) OO
19 122 (4.12%) Software Engineering
20 108 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 645 (21.80%) SQL
2 552 (18.65%) C#
3 445 (15.04%) JavaScript
4 414 (13.99%) Java
5 155 (5.24%) T-SQL
6 139 (4.70%) Python
7 117 (3.95%) C++
8 108 (3.65%) PHP
9 101 (3.41%) Ruby
10 86 (2.91%) PL/SQL
11 78 (2.64%) VB
12 63 (2.13%) PowerShell
13 60 (2.03%) VB.NET
14 45 (1.52%) C
15 44 (1.49%) Bash Shell
16 39 (1.32%) Perl
17 30 (1.01%) Scala
18 25 (0.84%) VBScript
19 17 (0.57%) Shell Script
20 16 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 347 (11.73%) Degree
2 154 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 107 (3.62%) MCSE
4 102 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 77 (2.60%) Security Cleared
6 75 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
7 61 (2.06%) SC Cleared
8 53 (1.79%) CCNA
9 47 (1.59%) CCNP
10 39 (1.32%) ISTQB
11 37 (1.25%) CHECK Team Leader
11 37 (1.25%) MCSD
12 36 (1.22%) ISEB
13 31 (1.05%) CREST Certified
13 31 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 26 (0.88%) DV Cleared
15 21 (0.71%) CHECK Team Member
16 19 (0.64%) MCP
17 18 (0.61%) HND
18 17 (0.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 397 (13.42%) SLA
2 140 (4.73%) QA
3 29 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.14%) HL7
8 2 (0.068%) BS7799
8 2 (0.068%) COBIT
9 1 (0.034%) ARP4754
9 1 (0.034%) DO-160
9 1 (0.034%) DO-254
9 1 (0.034%) GMP
9 1 (0.034%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.034%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.034%) ISO26262
9 1 (0.034%) MISRA
System Software
1 377 (12.74%) Active Directory
2 139 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 48 (1.62%) XenApp
5 42 (1.42%) Docker
6 35 (1.18%) vSphere
7 26 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 23 (0.78%) XenDesktop
9 17 (0.57%) Xen
10 11 (0.37%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.30%) NFS
12 8 (0.27%) VMware Server
13 7 (0.24%) Firmware
14 6 (0.20%) KVM
15 5 (0.17%) HDFS
16 4 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 4 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
17 3 (0.10%) Snort
17 3 (0.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 91 (3.08%) SCCM
2 77 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 72 (2.43%) SCOM
4 69 (2.33%) Puppet
5 49 (1.66%) Ansible
6 30 (1.01%) Nagios
7 27 (0.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 24 (0.81%) WSUS
9 23 (0.78%) ZABBIX
10 22 (0.74%) Nessus
11 17 (0.57%) Salt
12 13 (0.44%) EdgeSight
13 12 (0.41%) Kubernetes
13 12 (0.41%) SCOrch
14 10 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
15 9 (0.30%) Data Guard
16 8 (0.27%) OpenNMS
17 7 (0.24%) Cacti
17 7 (0.24%) Terraform
17 7 (0.24%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 700 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 280 (9.46%) VMware
3 255 (8.62%) Oracle
4 203 (6.86%) Cisco
5 161 (5.44%) Citrix
6 95 (3.21%) HP
7 90 (3.04%) SAP
8 51 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 48 (1.62%) Juniper
10 46 (1.55%) Apple
11 45 (1.52%) NetApp
12 44 (1.49%) MuleSoft
13 42 (1.42%) Demandware
14 31 (1.05%) CheckPoint
14 31 (1.05%) IBM
15 30 (1.01%) Dell
15 30 (1.01%) Mitel
16 29 (0.98%) Informatica
17 28 (0.95%) Google
17 28 (0.95%) Remedy
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + flexitime + pension + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Venn Group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Possible bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aerotek
Salary: PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RDK Consulting
Salary: Up to £65K
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum and Fantastic Benefits, inc. Healthc
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago