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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Team Lead
Rank 191 160 155
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 1652 1904 2037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.57% 1.84% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.94% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1562 1754
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 27 January 2015 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 27 January 2015. 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 -28 1583 £48,500 -3.00% 226
London -26 528 £60,000 - 59
South East -43 328 £47,500 -9.52% 48
City of London -13 153 £60,000 -4.00% 23
Yorkshire +11 151 £37,500 -11.76% 23
North West -48 128 £44,500 +4.70% 21
West Midlands +24 122 £45,000 +5.88% 21
East Midlands +44 116 £45,000 +2.27% 11
East of England -35 113 £45,000 - 20
West Yorkshire +10 112 £38,750 -3.12% 17
Berkshire +15 90 £55,000 -4.34% 11
Manchester -27 87 £40,575 -4.52% 13
South West -21 85 £48,000 +12.94% 20
Leeds -1 71 £45,000 - 16
Leicestershire +51 69 £45,000 +1.12% 6
Hampshire -35 59 £45,000 +38.46% 11
Surrey -25 57 £51,250 -6.81% 3
Buckinghamshire -3 56 £36,000 -33.33% 9
Birmingham +11 53 £42,000 -6.66% 8
Milton Keynes -7 51 £36,000 -33.33% 8
Cambridgeshire -7 49 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cambridge -20 37 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Reading +15 33 £55,000 - 5
Leicester +39 30 £45,000 +1.12% 3
Nottinghamshire +11 29 £48,500 +2.10% 3
Coventry 0 29 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Bradford +18 27 £30,000 -14.28%
Hertfordshire +2 27 £42,500 +2.40% 6
Wales -20 26 £41,000 +2.50% 4
Nottingham +6 25 £48,500 +4.86% 3

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 971 (25.04%) Agile Software Development
2 888 (22.90%) Windows
3 859 (22.15%) Finance
4 833 (21.48%) Microsoft
5 827 (21.33%) SQL
6 760 (19.60%) Mentoring
7 754 (19.44%) SQL Server
8 744 (19.19%) .NET
9 741 (19.11%) ITIL
10 716 (18.46%) C#
11 501 (12.92%) Java
12 468 (12.07%) MS Excel
13 449 (11.58%) Line Management
14 414 (10.68%) JavaScript
15 410 (10.57%) ASP.NET
16 394 (10.16%) HTML
17 389 (10.03%) Active Directory
18 377 (9.72%) SLA
19 373 (9.62%) Linux
20 368 (9.49%) Oracle
20 368 (9.49%) Scrum
21 358 (9.23%) Degree
22 336 (8.66%) Project Management
23 319 (8.23%) MVC
24 311 (8.02%) Service Delivery
25 307 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
26 300 (7.74%) CSS
27 284 (7.32%) VMware
28 276 (7.12%) Cisco
29 260 (6.70%) Banking

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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
1 209 (5.39%) MS Exchange
2 123 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 113 (2.91%) IIS
4 99 (2.55%) Apache
5 80 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 78 (2.01%) CMS
7 71 (1.83%) Lync
8 69 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 61 (1.57%) Tomcat
10 47 (1.21%) WebSphere
11 42 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
12 37 (0.95%) JBoss
12 37 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 22 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
14 21 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
14 21 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
15 19 (0.49%) SAS
16 17 (0.44%) OpenStack
16 17 (0.44%) Node.js
17 16 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 468 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 209 (5.39%) MS Office
3 39 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 27 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (0.54%) MS Project
6 16 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.077%) SPSS
10 2 (0.052%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.052%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.052%) PrintSoft PReS
10 2 (0.052%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.026%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.026%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 48 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
5 15 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 14 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
7 13 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
8 12 (0.31%) Summit
9 11 (0.28%) SAP FI
10 10 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
10 10 (0.26%) SAP CO
11 8 (0.21%) SAP SD
11 8 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
11 8 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
11 8 (0.21%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
13 6 (0.15%) Retail-J
13 6 (0.15%) SAP CRM
14 5 (0.13%) SAP R/3
14 5 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (0.62%) Office 365
3 22 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.46%) SaaS
5 13 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.18%) SoftLayer
8 6 (0.15%) Google App Engine
8 6 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.13%) IaaS
10 1 (0.026%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 213 (5.49%) Firewall
2 177 (4.56%) SAN
3 163 (4.20%) TCP/IP
4 140 (3.61%) Internet
5 117 (3.02%) DNS
6 115 (2.97%) WAN
7 110 (2.84%) LAN
8 94 (2.42%) VPN
9 60 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
10 59 (1.52%) Network Security
10 59 (1.52%) DHCP
11 53 (1.37%) MPLS
12 50 (1.29%) VoIP
13 48 (1.24%) BGP
14 46 (1.19%) HTTP
15 44 (1.13%) OSPF
15 44 (1.13%) Wireless
16 38 (0.98%) NAS
17 34 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
18 30 (0.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 754 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 196 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 190 (4.90%) MySQL
4 139 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 134 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
6 127 (3.27%) Relational Database
7 122 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 102 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 89 (2.29%) NoSQL
10 78 (2.01%) RDBMS
11 77 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 73 (1.88%) Oracle Database
13 52 (1.34%) Big Data
13 52 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
14 44 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
15 41 (1.06%) DB2
16 40 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
17 34 (0.88%) Essbase
18 30 (0.77%) MongoDB
19 28 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 120 (3.09%) Selenium
2 115 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 93 (2.40%) JUnit
4 89 (2.29%) Subversion
4 89 (2.29%) Git (software)
5 81 (2.09%) Visual Studio
6 69 (1.78%) JIRA
7 62 (1.60%) WebDriver
8 58 (1.50%) Jenkins
9 40 (1.03%) NUnit
10 36 (0.93%) TestNG
11 29 (0.75%) Maven
12 28 (0.72%) SoapUI
13 27 (0.70%) FitNesse
14 26 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
15 25 (0.64%) Eclipse
16 24 (0.62%) Cucumber
17 23 (0.59%) TeamCity
18 22 (0.57%) Moq
18 22 (0.57%) Jasmine
General
1 859 (22.15%) Finance
2 260 (6.70%) Banking
3 234 (6.03%) Retail
4 105 (2.71%) Law
5 98 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 96 (2.48%) Marketing
7 89 (2.29%) Legal
8 85 (2.19%) Front Office
9 80 (2.06%) Games
10 74 (1.91%) Investment Banking
11 60 (1.55%) Publishing
12 58 (1.50%) Back Office
13 45 (1.16%) Advertising
14 30 (0.77%) Manufacturing
15 29 (0.75%) Aerospace
16 28 (0.72%) Billing
17 23 (0.59%) Retail Banking
18 22 (0.57%) Financial Institution
19 20 (0.52%) Electronics
20 19 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 744 (19.19%) .NET
2 410 (10.57%) ASP.NET
3 394 (10.16%) HTML
4 300 (7.74%) CSS
5 229 (5.91%) Web Services
6 215 (5.54%) XML
7 210 (5.42%) jQuery
8 179 (4.62%) .NET Framework
9 125 (3.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 124 (3.20%) Spring
11 119 (3.07%) WCF
12 107 (2.76%) Ajax
13 90 (2.32%) HTML5
14 88 (2.27%) SOAP
15 84 (2.17%) Hibernate
16 83 (2.14%) RESTful
17 72 (1.86%) J2EE
18 62 (1.60%) REST
18 62 (1.60%) CSS3
19 61 (1.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 307 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 119 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 73 (1.88%) Clustering
4 73 (1.88%) Open Source
5 72 (1.86%) Client/Server
6 66 (1.70%) N-Tier
6 66 (1.70%) Blackberry
7 65 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 64 (1.65%) User Experience
9 54 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 43 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
11 41 (1.06%) iSeries
12 37 (0.95%) Mathematics
13 32 (0.83%) Equities
14 29 (0.75%) Data Integration
14 29 (0.75%) Hedge funds
15 24 (0.62%) iPad
16 23 (0.59%) Fixed Income
17 22 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 888 (22.90%) Windows
2 373 (9.62%) Linux
3 215 (5.54%) UNIX
4 211 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 161 (4.15%) Windows 7
6 129 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 108 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 93 (2.40%) Windows XP
9 72 (1.86%) Android
10 68 (1.75%) Windows 8
11 65 (1.68%) Apple iOS
12 62 (1.60%) Solaris
13 42 (1.08%) AIX
14 34 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 29 (0.75%) CentOS
16 23 (0.59%) Ubuntu
17 20 (0.52%) Windows Phone
18 15 (0.39%) Windows Vista
19 14 (0.36%) Debian
20 13 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 971 (25.04%) Agile Software Development
2 760 (19.60%) Mentoring
3 741 (19.11%) ITIL
4 449 (11.58%) Line Management
5 368 (9.49%) Scrum
6 336 (8.66%) Project Management
7 319 (8.23%) MVC
8 311 (8.02%) Service Delivery
9 244 (6.29%) TDD
10 236 (6.09%) Coaching
11 232 (5.98%) OO
12 223 (5.75%) People Management
13 217 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
14 207 (5.34%) E-Commerce
15 168 (4.33%) Incident Management
16 149 (3.84%) Unit Testing
17 143 (3.69%) Change Management
17 143 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
18 138 (3.56%) ETL
19 137 (3.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 827 (21.33%) SQL
2 716 (18.46%) C#
3 501 (12.92%) Java
4 414 (10.68%) JavaScript
5 167 (4.31%) T-SQL
6 154 (3.97%) C++
7 116 (2.99%) Python
8 115 (2.97%) PHP
9 101 (2.60%) VB.NET
10 100 (2.58%) PowerShell
11 83 (2.14%) C
12 69 (1.78%) Shell Script
13 57 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 57 (1.47%) Perl
14 52 (1.34%) Ruby
15 51 (1.32%) RPG
16 46 (1.19%) VB
17 24 (0.62%) Bash Shell
18 21 (0.54%) Objective-C
19 19 (0.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 358 (9.23%) Degree
2 136 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 120 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 118 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
5 110 (2.84%) ISEB
6 108 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 81 (2.09%) SC Cleared
8 72 (1.86%) MCP
9 69 (1.78%) CCNA
10 66 (1.70%) MCSE
11 63 (1.62%) CCNP
12 43 (1.11%) CCIE
13 42 (1.08%) MCSA
14 39 (1.01%) MCITP
15 33 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 30 (0.77%) ISTQB
17 23 (0.59%) MOS
18 21 (0.54%) HND
19 18 (0.46%) CISSP
19 18 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 377 (9.72%) SLA
2 198 (5.11%) QA
3 38 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.31%) ISO 14001
6 8 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.15%) TickIT
8 5 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.10%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.052%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.026%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.026%) COBIT
11 1 (0.026%) GAMP
11 1 (0.026%) GxP
System Software
1 389 (10.03%) Active Directory
2 165 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (2.06%) XenApp
4 72 (1.86%) Hyper-V
5 68 (1.75%) vSphere
6 37 (0.95%) XenDesktop
7 32 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 31 (0.80%) VMware ESX
9 14 (0.36%) XenServer
10 13 (0.34%) Firmware
11 12 (0.31%) Xen
12 10 (0.26%) NFS
13 9 (0.23%) Varnish
14 8 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
14 8 (0.21%) VMware Server
15 7 (0.18%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (0.13%) Terminal Server
16 5 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 124 (3.20%) SCCM
2 60 (1.55%) SCOM
3 53 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
4 46 (1.19%) Nagios
5 42 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (0.64%) Puppet
7 24 (0.62%) Backup Exec
8 21 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 20 (0.52%) WSUS
10 18 (0.46%) Tivoli
11 17 (0.44%) NetBackup
12 16 (0.41%) Data Guard
12 16 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 16 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
13 13 (0.34%) OpenView
13 13 (0.34%) FortiGate
14 12 (0.31%) SCVMM
15 10 (0.26%) Cacti
15 10 (0.26%) WhatsUp Gold
15 10 (0.26%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 833 (21.48%) Microsoft
2 368 (9.49%) Oracle
3 284 (7.32%) VMware
4 276 (7.12%) Cisco
5 214 (5.52%) Citrix
6 132 (3.40%) IBM
6 132 (3.40%) HP
7 84 (2.17%) SAP
8 76 (1.96%) CheckPoint
9 72 (1.86%) Juniper
10 65 (1.68%) NetApp
11 64 (1.65%) F5
12 60 (1.55%) Dell
13 58 (1.50%) Hyperion
14 49 (1.26%) Cognos
14 49 (1.26%) Apple
15 47 (1.21%) Red Hat
16 45 (1.16%) Symantec
17 40 (1.03%) Business Objects
17 40 (1.03%) Avaya
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 TO 55,000 PLUS BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + exclusive benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Training budget,bonus,pension
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