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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Team Lead
Rank 196 156 155
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 1798 2122 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.62% 1.82% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.93% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1773 1632
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -39 1689 £50,000 - 170
London -13 652 £62,500 - 65
South East -12 353 £47,500 -5.00% 29
Yorkshire +13 159 £46,000 +8.23% 9
City of London -3 155 £67,500 +12.50% 13
East of England -4 148 £48,000 +6.66% 16
West Midlands -27 123 £45,000 - 12
West Yorkshire +27 114 £47,500 +11.76% 4
South West -35 104 £42,500 -5.55% 18
Leeds +33 92 £47,500 +10.14% 3
Hampshire +24 79 £47,500 +11.76% 3
North West -82 79 £37,500 -16.66% 13
Surrey -38 76 £46,500 -15.45% 4
East Midlands -9 71 £39,250 +13.76% 6
Birmingham +12 57 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Berkshire -27 53 £48,500 +7.77% 8
Manchester -56 49 £32,750 -27.22% 8
Hertfordshire -8 45 £60,000 +41.17% 6
Buckinghamshire -1 44 £45,000 -9.27% 3
Scotland +11 43 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Essex +12 37 £48,000 +1.05% 2
Bedfordshire +9 36 £45,000 -2.70% 3
East Sussex +35 34 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Oxfordshire +16 34 £45,000 - 5
Wiltshire +30 33 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Northamptonshire +6 32 £37,500 +38.88% 1
Northampton -1 31 £37,500 +38.88% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 29 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Gloucestershire -1 29 £40,500 +1.25% 5
Milton Keynes -5 29 £39,875 -16.05% 2

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 905 (26.33%) Agile Software Development
2 737 (21.44%) Windows
3 706 (20.54%) Finance
4 643 (18.71%) ITIL
5 636 (18.50%) SQL
6 627 (18.24%) Mentoring
7 609 (17.72%) SQL Server
8 589 (17.14%) .NET
9 587 (17.08%) Microsoft
10 563 (16.38%) C#
11 496 (14.43%) Java
12 390 (11.35%) JavaScript
13 387 (11.26%) Active Directory
14 373 (10.85%) Line Management
15 365 (10.62%) SLA
16 351 (10.21%) Linux
17 348 (10.13%) Degree
18 343 (9.98%) HTML
19 337 (9.81%) Scrum
20 328 (9.54%) Project Management
21 305 (8.87%) MS Excel
22 293 (8.52%) CSS
23 272 (7.91%) VMware
24 270 (7.86%) Oracle
25 267 (7.77%) ASP.NET
26 254 (7.39%) Service Delivery
27 238 (6.92%) TDD
28 237 (6.90%) Cisco
29 236 (6.87%) MVC
30 226 (6.58%) QA

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 182 (5.30%) MS Exchange
2 99 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 87 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 86 (2.50%) IIS
5 58 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 46 (1.34%) Apache
6 46 (1.34%) Tomcat
7 44 (1.28%) Node.js
8 41 (1.19%) Lync
9 40 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 36 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 30 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
12 29 (0.84%) WebSphere
13 28 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
14 26 (0.76%) JBoss
15 25 (0.73%) CMS
16 21 (0.61%) Apache Spark
17 15 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
18 13 (0.38%) Confluence
19 12 (0.35%) GemFire
Applications
1 305 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 137 (3.99%) MS Office
3 22 (0.64%) MS Project
4 16 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 13 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.29%) PowerPivot
7 8 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.058%) CATIA
9 2 (0.058%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.029%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.029%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.029%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.029%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.029%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.029%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.029%) XMetaL
10 1 (0.029%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 44 (1.28%) SAP FI
1 44 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
1 44 (1.28%) SAP CO
2 20 (0.58%) SAP SD
2 20 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
4 18 (0.52%) SAP PS
5 17 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 13 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.35%) SAP CRM
7 12 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (0.29%) SAP MM
9 7 (0.20%) Summit
9 7 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.20%) SAP SCM
9 7 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
10 6 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.15%) Magento
12 4 (0.12%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 87 (2.53%) SaaS
2 85 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (2.36%) Office 365
4 50 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
5 43 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (0.73%) Mimecast
7 16 (0.47%) PaaS
7 16 (0.47%) IaaS
8 10 (0.29%) GitHub
8 10 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.15%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.087%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.058%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.058%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.029%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.029%) Route 53
13 1 (0.029%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.029%) Heroku
13 1 (0.029%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 205 (5.96%) Firewall
2 145 (4.22%) TCP/IP
3 137 (3.99%) WAN
4 130 (3.78%) LAN
5 125 (3.64%) DNS
6 117 (3.40%) SAN
7 91 (2.65%) VPN
8 90 (2.62%) Internet
9 71 (2.07%) DHCP
10 70 (2.04%) Wireless
11 47 (1.37%) BGP
11 47 (1.37%) MPLS
12 46 (1.34%) VoIP
12 46 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
13 44 (1.28%) HTTP
14 38 (1.11%) Network Security
15 33 (0.96%) NAS
16 28 (0.81%) OSPF
17 27 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
18 25 (0.73%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 609 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 164 (4.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 148 (4.31%) MySQL
4 118 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 102 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 101 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 100 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 96 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 93 (2.71%) Relational Database
10 70 (2.04%) Oracle Database
11 59 (1.72%) Big Data
12 57 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
13 43 (1.25%) NoSQL
14 39 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
15 38 (1.11%) MongoDB
16 36 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
17 33 (0.96%) Hadoop
17 33 (0.96%) OLAP
18 28 (0.81%) RDBMS
19 26 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 105 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 103 (3.00%) Git (software)
3 99 (2.88%) JIRA
4 89 (2.59%) Selenium
5 79 (2.30%) Visual Studio
6 74 (2.15%) Maven
7 59 (1.72%) Subversion
8 58 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 41 (1.19%) WebDriver
10 35 (1.02%) JUnit
11 31 (0.90%) HP UFT
11 31 (0.90%) JMeter
12 29 (0.84%) Eclipse
13 20 (0.58%) NUnit
14 19 (0.55%) Cucumber
15 17 (0.49%) TeamCity
16 16 (0.47%) NSubstitute
17 13 (0.38%) Grunt
18 12 (0.35%) FindBugs
18 12 (0.35%) Hudson
General
1 706 (20.54%) Finance
2 222 (6.46%) Banking
3 101 (2.94%) Retail
4 99 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 92 (2.68%) Law
6 85 (2.47%) Legal
7 82 (2.39%) Marketing
8 81 (2.36%) Games
9 75 (2.18%) Front Office
10 51 (1.48%) Billing
11 45 (1.31%) Publishing
12 43 (1.25%) Back Office
13 40 (1.16%) Manufacturing
14 38 (1.11%) Advertising
15 37 (1.08%) Financial Institution
16 34 (0.99%) Investment Banking
17 28 (0.81%) Electronics
18 10 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.29%) General Ledger
19 8 (0.23%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 589 (17.14%) .NET
2 343 (9.98%) HTML
3 293 (8.52%) CSS
4 267 (7.77%) ASP.NET
5 195 (5.67%) Web Services
6 182 (5.30%) Spring
7 120 (3.49%) Hibernate
8 116 (3.38%) jQuery
9 115 (3.35%) XML
10 104 (3.03%) HTML5
11 102 (2.97%) WCF
12 89 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 82 (2.39%) REST
14 79 (2.30%) .NET Framework
15 78 (2.27%) J2EE
15 78 (2.27%) AngularJS
16 63 (1.83%) CSS3
17 62 (1.80%) Ajax
18 56 (1.63%) RESTful
19 54 (1.57%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 212 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 152 (4.42%) Computer Science
3 141 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 94 (2.73%) Data Centre
5 86 (2.50%) User Experience
6 80 (2.33%) Clustering
7 79 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 54 (1.57%) Mobile App
9 51 (1.48%) Blackberry
10 44 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 41 (1.19%) Replication
12 39 (1.13%) Client/Server
13 34 (0.99%) Algorithms
14 33 (0.96%) Statistics
15 32 (0.93%) Equities
16 31 (0.90%) Derivative
17 27 (0.79%) Mathematics
18 25 (0.73%) N-Tier
19 23 (0.67%) Data Structures
20 22 (0.64%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 737 (21.44%) Windows
2 351 (10.21%) Linux
3 196 (5.70%) UNIX
4 159 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 132 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 105 (3.05%) Windows 7
7 77 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 76 (2.21%) Android
9 61 (1.77%) Apple iOS
10 53 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 41 (1.19%) Solaris
12 40 (1.16%) Windows XP
13 30 (0.87%) Windows 8
14 26 (0.76%) AIX
15 23 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
16 14 (0.41%) Mac OS X
16 14 (0.41%) CentOS
17 11 (0.32%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.26%) Ubuntu
18 9 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 905 (26.33%) Agile Software Development
2 643 (18.71%) ITIL
3 627 (18.24%) Mentoring
4 373 (10.85%) Line Management
5 337 (9.81%) Scrum
6 328 (9.54%) Project Management
7 254 (7.39%) Service Delivery
8 238 (6.92%) TDD
9 236 (6.87%) MVC
10 225 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
11 222 (6.46%) Coaching
12 203 (5.91%) People Management
13 193 (5.62%) OO
14 148 (4.31%) Software Engineering
14 148 (4.31%) SDLC
15 142 (4.13%) Service Management
16 130 (3.78%) Incident Management
16 130 (3.78%) Continuous Integration
17 129 (3.75%) E-Commerce
18 124 (3.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 636 (18.50%) SQL
2 563 (16.38%) C#
3 496 (14.43%) Java
4 390 (11.35%) JavaScript
5 191 (5.56%) C++
6 143 (4.16%) C
7 106 (3.08%) T-SQL
8 98 (2.85%) Python
9 75 (2.18%) PHP
10 62 (1.80%) PowerShell
11 57 (1.66%) Perl
12 56 (1.63%) VB
13 51 (1.48%) VB.NET
14 47 (1.37%) Bash Shell
15 40 (1.16%) Scala
16 34 (0.99%) PL/SQL
17 29 (0.84%) ABAP
18 26 (0.76%) Ruby
19 20 (0.58%) Shell Script
20 17 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 348 (10.13%) Degree
2 140 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 102 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
4 95 (2.76%) MCSE
5 81 (2.36%) ISTQB
6 80 (2.33%) ISEB
7 73 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
7 73 (2.12%) Security Cleared
8 59 (1.72%) CCNA
9 56 (1.63%) CCNP
10 51 (1.48%) MCSA
11 50 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 49 (1.43%) MCP
13 39 (1.13%) HND
14 37 (1.08%) SC Cleared
15 36 (1.05%) MCITP
16 35 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 25 (0.73%) MOS
18 22 (0.64%) CCDP
19 17 (0.49%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 365 (10.62%) SLA
2 226 (6.58%) QA
3 31 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.17%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.058%) HL7
8 2 (0.058%) COBIT
9 1 (0.029%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 387 (11.26%) Active Directory
2 153 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 63 (1.83%) vSphere
5 56 (1.63%) XenApp
6 39 (1.13%) VMware ESX
7 12 (0.35%) Terminal Server
8 11 (0.32%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (0.26%) vCloud
9 9 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 8 (0.23%) VMware Server
11 7 (0.20%) Docker
11 7 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.15%) XenServer
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.12%) Firmware
15 3 (0.087%) NFS
16 2 (0.058%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 80 (2.33%) SCCM
2 65 (1.89%) SCOM
3 34 (0.99%) Nagios
4 25 (0.73%) Backup Exec
5 23 (0.67%) NetBackup
5 23 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 23 (0.67%) WSUS
5 23 (0.67%) Puppet
6 22 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 19 (0.55%) SCVMM
7 19 (0.55%) OpenView
8 14 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
10 12 (0.35%) Tivoli
11 9 (0.26%) Ansible
12 8 (0.23%) Hyperic
12 8 (0.23%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 4 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 587 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 272 (7.91%) VMware
3 270 (7.86%) Oracle
4 237 (6.90%) Cisco
5 151 (4.39%) Citrix
6 147 (4.28%) HP
7 118 (3.43%) SAP
8 83 (2.41%) NetApp
9 68 (1.98%) CheckPoint
10 65 (1.89%) Symantec
11 59 (1.72%) Juniper
12 55 (1.60%) EMC
13 46 (1.34%) Red Hat
14 42 (1.22%) Cognos
15 37 (1.08%) Remedy
16 33 (0.96%) IBM
17 29 (0.84%) SolarWinds
18 27 (0.79%) Sophos
19 26 (0.76%) F5
20 25 (0.73%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
83Zero Ltd
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
Picture More Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £75000.00 - £88000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 -60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus exceptional Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: to £110K+ package (to £80K base)
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £90K plus Bonus and Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, car allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + pension, training budgets, flexitime and more
Posted: 16 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago