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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Team Lead
Rank 200 159 146
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 1639 2104 2107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.53% 1.79% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.89% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1690 1818
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,050 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -37 1510 £50,000 - 196
London -63 568 £60,000 - 61
South East +11 416 £50,000 +5.26% 48
East of England +37 115 £45,000 -14.28% 19
City of London -68 107 £62,500 -7.40% 17
Berkshire +43 97 £52,500 +10.52% 11
West Midlands -43 88 £45,000 - 14
South West -26 87 £37,500 -16.66% 16
Hampshire +13 85 £47,500 +30.13% 11
Yorkshire -34 85 £45,000 - 12
North West -54 75 £47,500 +5.55% 16
East Midlands +6 71 £45,000 -2.17% 7
West Yorkshire -28 68 £46,250 +2.77% 9
Surrey -19 66 £62,500 +15.74% 6
Oxfordshire +51 56 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Buckinghamshire -5 53 £38,000 -24.00% 7
Leeds -39 49 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Cambridgeshire +32 47 £45,000 +8.43% 9
Birmingham -16 45 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Scotland +20 43 £48,500 +2.10% 4
Manchester -22 42 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Reading +13 39 £55,000 +29.41% 5
West Sussex -1 37 £50,000 +4.16% 5
Oxford - 37 £50,000 - 3
Wiltshire +9 35 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Wales +7 32 £45,500 +10.97% 3
South Wales +10 31 £45,500 +10.97% 3
Cheshire -9 31 £43,000 -9.47% 4
Southampton +14 30 £43,750 +16.16% 3
Nottinghamshire +6 30 £45,000 -4.25% 3

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 807 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
2 734 (22.44%) Windows
3 663 (20.27%) .NET
4 631 (19.29%) SQL Server
5 625 (19.11%) Finance
6 608 (18.59%) SQL
7 597 (18.25%) Microsoft
8 576 (17.61%) C#
8 576 (17.61%) Mentoring
9 562 (17.18%) ITIL
10 428 (13.08%) Java
11 394 (12.05%) JavaScript
12 388 (11.86%) Active Directory
13 375 (11.46%) Line Management
14 344 (10.52%) MS Excel
15 331 (10.12%) ASP.NET
16 329 (10.06%) Scrum
17 328 (10.03%) HTML
18 327 (10.00%) Linux
19 325 (9.94%) Degree
20 287 (8.77%) SLA
21 277 (8.47%) CSS
22 275 (8.41%) Oracle
23 272 (8.32%) MVC
24 271 (8.28%) Cisco
25 259 (7.92%) Project Management
26 229 (7.00%) Coaching
27 217 (6.63%) Web Services
28 216 (6.60%) VMware
29 215 (6.57%) Service Delivery

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 208 (6.36%) MS Exchange
2 106 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 83 (2.54%) IIS
4 75 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 49 (1.50%) Lync
7 45 (1.38%) Apache
8 39 (1.19%) Tomcat
9 38 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
10 36 (1.10%) CMS
11 34 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
12 28 (0.86%) Node.js
13 27 (0.83%) JBoss
14 26 (0.79%) WebSphere
15 24 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 20 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
17 18 (0.55%) SAS
17 18 (0.55%) NServiceBus
18 16 (0.49%) Zimbra
19 14 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 344 (10.52%) MS Excel
2 142 (4.34%) MS Office
3 25 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.37%) MS Project
5 12 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.18%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.061%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.031%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 38 (1.16%) SAP FI
1 38 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
1 38 (1.16%) SAP CO
2 33 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 31 (0.95%) SAP SD
4 27 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
5 21 (0.64%) SAP PS
6 18 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 16 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (0.31%) SAP MM
9 9 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (0.24%) Summit
10 8 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.18%) Magento
12 5 (0.15%) thinkFolio
12 5 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
13 4 (0.12%) assyst
13 4 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (1.74%) SaaS
3 53 (1.62%) Office 365
4 45 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
5 35 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.21%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.18%) PaaS
8 6 (0.18%) GitHub
9 5 (0.15%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.061%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.061%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.061%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.061%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.061%) Route 53
12 1 (0.031%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.031%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.031%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.031%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 192 (5.87%) Firewall
2 140 (4.28%) TCP/IP
3 127 (3.88%) WAN
4 115 (3.52%) SAN
5 113 (3.45%) LAN
6 96 (2.93%) Internet
7 91 (2.78%) DNS
8 83 (2.54%) VPN
9 71 (2.17%) MPLS
10 62 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
11 61 (1.86%) Wireless
12 60 (1.83%) DHCP
13 56 (1.71%) BGP
14 52 (1.59%) HTTP
15 51 (1.56%) VoIP
16 41 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
17 39 (1.19%) OSPF
18 36 (1.10%) Network Security
19 35 (1.07%) FTP
20 31 (0.95%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 631 (19.29%) SQL Server
2 155 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 153 (4.68%) MySQL
4 115 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 96 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 88 (2.69%) Relational Database
7 82 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 81 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 69 (2.11%) Oracle Database
10 66 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 57 (1.74%) NoSQL
12 46 (1.41%) Big Data
13 42 (1.28%) MongoDB
14 40 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
15 39 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
16 34 (1.04%) RDBMS
17 33 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
18 30 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
19 24 (0.73%) SAP HANA
20 20 (0.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 97 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 95 (2.90%) JIRA
3 93 (2.84%) Visual Studio
4 86 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 73 (2.23%) Subversion
6 53 (1.62%) Selenium
7 52 (1.59%) Maven
8 45 (1.38%) Jenkins
9 38 (1.16%) JUnit
10 30 (0.92%) Eclipse
11 22 (0.67%) WebDriver
12 20 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
13 19 (0.58%) NUnit
14 15 (0.46%) Xcode
15 14 (0.43%) JMeter
16 12 (0.37%) ReSharper
17 10 (0.31%) Cucumber
17 10 (0.31%) TestNG
17 10 (0.31%) Jasmine
18 9 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 625 (19.11%) Finance
2 214 (6.54%) Banking
3 122 (3.73%) Law
4 105 (3.21%) Legal
4 105 (3.21%) Retail
5 91 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 69 (2.11%) Games
7 60 (1.83%) Marketing
8 58 (1.77%) Front Office
9 52 (1.59%) Billing
10 48 (1.47%) Publishing
11 45 (1.38%) Investment Banking
12 43 (1.31%) Back Office
13 39 (1.19%) Advertising
14 36 (1.10%) Manufacturing
15 35 (1.07%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.43%) Electronics
17 12 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.24%) Aerospace
19 7 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 663 (20.27%) .NET
2 331 (10.12%) ASP.NET
3 328 (10.03%) HTML
4 277 (8.47%) CSS
5 217 (6.63%) Web Services
6 148 (4.52%) jQuery
7 146 (4.46%) XML
8 140 (4.28%) Spring
9 107 (3.27%) .NET Framework
10 103 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 99 (3.03%) HTML5
12 91 (2.78%) Hibernate
13 88 (2.69%) WCF
14 78 (2.38%) REST
15 75 (2.29%) Ajax
16 70 (2.14%) AngularJS
17 63 (1.93%) J2EE
18 55 (1.68%) CSS3
19 52 (1.59%) RESTful
20 43 (1.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 202 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (4.37%) Management Information System
3 136 (4.16%) Computer Science
4 70 (2.14%) User Experience
5 68 (2.08%) Open Source
6 63 (1.93%) Clustering
7 60 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 54 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 50 (1.53%) Blackberry
10 36 (1.10%) Client/Server
11 30 (0.92%) Equities
11 30 (0.92%) Mathematics
11 30 (0.92%) iPad
12 28 (0.86%) iSeries
13 26 (0.79%) Hedge funds
14 25 (0.76%) AS400
14 25 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 23 (0.70%) Mainframe
16 21 (0.64%) iPhone
16 21 (0.64%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 734 (22.44%) Windows
2 327 (10.00%) Linux
3 180 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 174 (5.32%) UNIX
5 140 (4.28%) Windows 7
6 118 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 109 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 89 (2.72%) Windows XP
9 59 (1.80%) Android
10 58 (1.77%) Windows 8
11 50 (1.53%) Apple iOS
12 44 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 34 (1.04%) Solaris
14 22 (0.67%) Mac OS X
14 22 (0.67%) AIX
15 11 (0.34%) CentOS
15 11 (0.34%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.24%) Mac OS
17 7 (0.21%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 807 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
2 576 (17.61%) Mentoring
3 562 (17.18%) ITIL
4 375 (11.46%) Line Management
5 329 (10.06%) Scrum
6 272 (8.32%) MVC
7 259 (7.92%) Project Management
8 229 (7.00%) Coaching
9 215 (6.57%) Service Delivery
10 212 (6.48%) TDD
11 194 (5.93%) OO
12 191 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
13 184 (5.63%) People Management
14 146 (4.46%) Software Engineering
15 137 (4.19%) Incident Management
16 123 (3.76%) Problem Management
17 108 (3.30%) Unit Testing
18 106 (3.24%) E-Commerce
19 103 (3.15%) Waterfall
20 100 (3.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 608 (18.59%) SQL
2 576 (17.61%) C#
3 428 (13.08%) Java
4 394 (12.05%) JavaScript
5 182 (5.56%) C++
6 132 (4.04%) C
7 124 (3.79%) Python
8 105 (3.21%) PHP
9 84 (2.57%) T-SQL
10 82 (2.51%) PowerShell
11 65 (1.99%) Perl
12 58 (1.77%) Bash Shell
13 55 (1.68%) VB.NET
14 37 (1.13%) PL/SQL
15 32 (0.98%) RPG
16 31 (0.95%) Ruby
17 30 (0.92%) Shell Script
18 29 (0.89%) ABAP
18 29 (0.89%) VB
19 25 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 325 (9.94%) Degree
2 142 (4.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 132 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
4 85 (2.60%) ISEB
5 83 (2.54%) Security Cleared
6 74 (2.26%) CCNA
7 66 (2.02%) CCNP
8 63 (1.93%) MCSE
9 57 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
10 46 (1.41%) ISTQB
11 45 (1.38%) SC Cleared
12 39 (1.19%) MCP
13 38 (1.16%) MCSA
14 29 (0.89%) MCITP
15 28 (0.86%) CCIE
16 23 (0.70%) CISSP
17 21 (0.64%) MCDST
18 20 (0.61%) CCDP
19 16 (0.49%) MOS
20 15 (0.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 287 (8.77%) SLA
2 195 (5.96%) QA
3 35 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.24%) ISO 14001
7 7 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.18%) FATCA
9 3 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.092%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.092%) TickIT
10 2 (0.061%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.031%) COBIT
System Software
1 388 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 127 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 44 (1.35%) XenApp
5 42 (1.28%) vSphere
6 31 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 22 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (0.49%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.31%) XenServer
10 9 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.28%) VMware Server
11 8 (0.24%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (0.21%) Xen
13 6 (0.18%) Firmware
14 5 (0.15%) Docker
14 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.092%) Varnish
15 3 (0.092%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.061%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 88 (2.69%) SCCM
2 58 (1.77%) SCOM
3 44 (1.35%) Nagios
4 27 (0.83%) OpenView
5 22 (0.67%) Puppet
5 22 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 22 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (0.58%) Tivoli
7 18 (0.55%) Backup Exec
8 15 (0.46%) WSUS
9 12 (0.37%) MOM
10 11 (0.34%) Ansible
11 10 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 7 (0.21%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.21%) Data Guard
12 7 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (0.18%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.15%) BladeLogic
14 5 (0.15%) Unicenter
15 4 (0.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 597 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 275 (8.41%) Oracle
3 271 (8.28%) Cisco
4 216 (6.60%) VMware
5 141 (4.31%) Citrix
6 118 (3.61%) HP
7 106 (3.24%) SAP
8 69 (2.11%) IBM
9 68 (2.08%) CheckPoint
10 66 (2.02%) Juniper
11 55 (1.68%) Apple
12 48 (1.47%) NetApp
13 44 (1.35%) Red Hat
14 38 (1.16%) F5
15 34 (1.04%) Remedy
16 32 (0.98%) Business Objects
17 29 (0.89%) EMC
18 28 (0.86%) SolarWinds
19 27 (0.83%) Symantec
20 26 (0.79%) Perforce
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Knaresborough, Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 23 hours ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago