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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Team Lead
Rank 201 174 156
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 1696 2015 2002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.55% 1.72% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.82% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1680 1744
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 -34 1596 £50,000 - 222
London -29 598 £62,500 - 68
South East -7 346 £47,500 -5.00% 39
East of England +17 145 £45,000 - 13
City of London -24 130 £65,000 - 15
West Midlands -13 127 £45,000 - 16
Yorkshire -14 127 £47,500 +7.04% 18
South West -37 100 £42,500 -5.55% 32
Hampshire +29 95 £47,500 +11.76% 8
West Yorkshire -7 92 £47,500 +5.55% 11
North West -80 81 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Leeds +5 76 £47,500 +5.55% 10
East Midlands +7 75 £42,500 +4.02% 16
Surrey -28 70 £55,000 +3.77% 6
Buckinghamshire +30 58 £43,750 -21.87% 6
Birmingham +7 57 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Berkshire -16 48 £52,500 +23.52% 6
Manchester -58 48 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Cambridgeshire +21 46 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Scotland +19 42 £46,250 +2.77% 4
Wiltshire +19 40 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Hertfordshire -11 39 £55,000 +32.53% 4
Oxfordshire +20 35 £45,000 -2.70% 10
Bedfordshire +10 34 £45,000 - 2
Milton Keynes +1 34 £37,500 -33.03% 4
Essex +10 32 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Southampton +15 31 £45,000 +11.59% 1
Northamptonshire +4 31 £44,250 +60.90% 4
Cambridge +10 30 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cheshire -11 27 £45,000 - 4

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 883 (25.67%) Agile Software Development
2 743 (21.60%) Windows
3 733 (21.31%) Finance
4 645 (18.75%) SQL
5 638 (18.55%) .NET
6 624 (18.14%) ITIL
7 615 (17.88%) SQL Server
8 596 (17.33%) C#
9 590 (17.15%) Microsoft
10 587 (17.06%) Mentoring
11 484 (14.07%) Java
12 409 (11.89%) Active Directory
13 399 (11.60%) Line Management
14 392 (11.40%) JavaScript
15 360 (10.47%) Degree
16 344 (10.00%) Scrum
17 338 (9.83%) Linux
18 334 (9.71%) HTML
19 327 (9.51%) SLA
20 318 (9.24%) Project Management
21 313 (9.10%) MS Excel
22 300 (8.72%) ASP.NET
23 288 (8.37%) CSS
24 280 (8.14%) Oracle
25 269 (7.82%) Cisco
26 266 (7.73%) MVC
27 256 (7.44%) VMware
28 250 (7.27%) Service Delivery
29 238 (6.92%) TDD
30 230 (6.69%) Banking

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 204 (5.93%) MS Exchange
2 117 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 85 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 80 (2.33%) IIS
5 59 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 49 (1.42%) Tomcat
7 46 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 40 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 37 (1.08%) Node.js
10 36 (1.05%) Lync
11 33 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
11 33 (0.96%) Apache
12 28 (0.81%) JBoss
13 26 (0.76%) CMS
13 26 (0.76%) WebSphere
13 26 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
14 17 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (0.38%) Umbraco
16 11 (0.32%) nginx
16 11 (0.32%) Zimbra
Applications
1 313 (9.10%) MS Excel
2 142 (4.13%) MS Office
3 23 (0.67%) MS Project
3 23 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.29%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.087%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.058%) CATIA
9 2 (0.058%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.029%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.029%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.029%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.029%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 46 (1.34%) SAP FI
1 46 (1.34%) SAP FI/CO
1 46 (1.34%) SAP CO
2 30 (0.87%) Dynamics GP
3 27 (0.78%) SAP SD
4 24 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 21 (0.61%) SAP PS
6 15 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 11 (0.32%) SAP MM
9 9 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 8 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (0.23%) Summit
11 7 (0.20%) SAP SCM
12 6 (0.17%) SAP CRM
12 6 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
13 5 (0.15%) Magento
13 5 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
14 4 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 87 (2.53%) SaaS
2 85 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (2.18%) Office 365
4 52 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
5 50 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (0.58%) Mimecast
7 17 (0.49%) PaaS
8 16 (0.47%) IaaS
9 8 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.23%) GitHub
10 6 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.15%) Google Apps
12 4 (0.12%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.058%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.058%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.058%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.058%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.058%) Route 53
13 2 (0.058%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 205 (5.96%) Firewall
2 145 (4.22%) WAN
3 139 (4.04%) TCP/IP
4 135 (3.92%) LAN
5 122 (3.55%) SAN
6 118 (3.43%) DNS
7 94 (2.73%) Internet
8 91 (2.65%) VPN
9 70 (2.03%) DHCP
10 66 (1.92%) Wireless
11 56 (1.63%) MPLS
12 53 (1.54%) BGP
13 52 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
14 50 (1.45%) HTTP
15 44 (1.28%) VoIP
16 36 (1.05%) FTP
17 34 (0.99%) Network Security
18 33 (0.96%) OSPF
19 31 (0.90%) NAS
20 29 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 615 (17.88%) SQL Server
2 160 (4.65%) MySQL
3 151 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 114 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 99 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 97 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 93 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 86 (2.50%) Relational Database
9 77 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
10 69 (2.01%) Oracle Database
11 54 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 50 (1.45%) NoSQL
12 50 (1.45%) Big Data
13 43 (1.25%) MongoDB
14 35 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
15 33 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
16 31 (0.90%) RDBMS
17 30 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
18 28 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
19 23 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 103 (2.99%) JIRA
2 99 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 89 (2.59%) Visual Studio
4 86 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 82 (2.38%) Selenium
6 67 (1.95%) Maven
7 64 (1.86%) Subversion
8 55 (1.60%) Jenkins
9 36 (1.05%) WebDriver
10 30 (0.87%) HP UFT
11 29 (0.84%) JUnit
12 27 (0.78%) JMeter
13 24 (0.70%) Eclipse
14 20 (0.58%) NUnit
15 16 (0.47%) NSubstitute
16 13 (0.38%) Cucumber
17 11 (0.32%) TeamCity
18 10 (0.29%) ReSharper
18 10 (0.29%) FindBugs
18 10 (0.29%) dotCover
General
1 733 (21.31%) Finance
2 230 (6.69%) Banking
3 110 (3.20%) Law
4 101 (2.94%) Retail
5 100 (2.91%) Legal
6 99 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 78 (2.27%) Marketing
8 75 (2.18%) Games
9 73 (2.12%) Front Office
10 52 (1.51%) Billing
11 50 (1.45%) Publishing
12 45 (1.31%) Manufacturing
13 43 (1.25%) Back Office
14 42 (1.22%) Financial Institution
15 41 (1.19%) Investment Banking
16 39 (1.13%) Advertising
17 17 (0.49%) Electronics
18 10 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
19 8 (0.23%) Private Banking
20 7 (0.20%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 638 (18.55%) .NET
2 334 (9.71%) HTML
3 300 (8.72%) ASP.NET
4 288 (8.37%) CSS
5 213 (6.19%) Web Services
6 180 (5.23%) Spring
7 127 (3.69%) XML
8 121 (3.52%) jQuery
9 115 (3.34%) Hibernate
10 111 (3.23%) HTML5
11 93 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 92 (2.67%) WCF
13 82 (2.38%) .NET Framework
14 80 (2.33%) REST
15 79 (2.30%) AngularJS
16 78 (2.27%) J2EE
17 68 (1.98%) CSS3
18 62 (1.80%) Ajax
19 57 (1.66%) RESTful
20 48 (1.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 205 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 162 (4.71%) Computer Science
3 143 (4.16%) Management Information System
4 87 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 84 (2.44%) User Experience
6 78 (2.27%) Clustering
7 64 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
8 54 (1.57%) Blackberry
9 50 (1.45%) Mobile App
10 39 (1.13%) Equities
11 37 (1.08%) Client/Server
11 37 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 34 (0.99%) Replication
12 34 (0.99%) Derivative
13 31 (0.90%) Statistics
13 31 (0.90%) Mathematics
14 30 (0.87%) Algorithms
15 29 (0.84%) Fixed Income
16 22 (0.64%) Data Structures
17 21 (0.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 743 (21.60%) Windows
2 338 (9.83%) Linux
3 188 (5.47%) UNIX
4 160 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 128 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 119 (3.46%) Windows 7
7 92 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 75 (2.18%) Android
9 67 (1.95%) Windows XP
10 60 (1.74%) Apple iOS
11 51 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 39 (1.13%) Windows 8
13 32 (0.93%) Solaris
14 24 (0.70%) AIX
15 19 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
16 18 (0.52%) Mac OS X
17 13 (0.38%) Mac OS
18 12 (0.35%) CentOS
19 10 (0.29%) Ubuntu
19 10 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 883 (25.67%) Agile Software Development
2 624 (18.14%) ITIL
3 587 (17.06%) Mentoring
4 399 (11.60%) Line Management
5 344 (10.00%) Scrum
6 318 (9.24%) Project Management
7 266 (7.73%) MVC
8 250 (7.27%) Service Delivery
9 238 (6.92%) TDD
10 230 (6.69%) Coaching
11 198 (5.76%) OO
12 195 (5.67%) People Management
13 192 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
14 169 (4.91%) SDLC
15 153 (4.45%) Software Engineering
16 136 (3.95%) Service Management
17 132 (3.84%) Incident Management
18 119 (3.46%) Automated Testing
18 119 (3.46%) Problem Management
18 119 (3.46%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 645 (18.75%) SQL
2 596 (17.33%) C#
3 484 (14.07%) Java
4 392 (11.40%) JavaScript
5 188 (5.47%) C++
6 140 (4.07%) C
7 104 (3.02%) Python
8 97 (2.82%) T-SQL
9 85 (2.47%) PHP
10 64 (1.86%) PowerShell
11 63 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 58 (1.69%) Perl
13 53 (1.54%) VB
14 51 (1.48%) VB.NET
15 38 (1.10%) PL/SQL
16 35 (1.02%) ABAP
17 32 (0.93%) Scala
18 25 (0.73%) Ruby
19 24 (0.70%) Shell Script
20 19 (0.55%) RPG
Qualifications
1 360 (10.47%) Degree
2 149 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 123 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (2.73%) MCSE
5 79 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 74 (2.15%) ISEB
6 74 (2.15%) CCNA
7 73 (2.12%) ISTQB
8 71 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
9 63 (1.83%) CCNP
10 56 (1.63%) MCSA
11 44 (1.28%) MCP
12 43 (1.25%) SC Cleared
13 35 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 34 (0.99%) MCITP
15 32 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 31 (0.90%) HND
17 24 (0.70%) MOS
18 21 (0.61%) CCDP
19 20 (0.58%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 327 (9.51%) SLA
2 203 (5.90%) QA
3 34 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 15 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.20%) ISO 14001
8 6 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.15%) FATCA
10 3 (0.087%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.058%) HL7
11 2 (0.058%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.029%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 409 (11.89%) Active Directory
2 152 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 56 (1.63%) vSphere
5 46 (1.34%) XenApp
6 34 (0.99%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.29%) Terminal Server
7 10 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 10 (0.29%) VMware Server
8 8 (0.23%) XenDesktop
8 8 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.20%) Docker
9 7 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.15%) XenServer
10 5 (0.15%) vCloud
11 3 (0.087%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.087%) Firmware
12 2 (0.058%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.058%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 89 (2.59%) SCCM
2 73 (2.12%) SCOM
3 44 (1.28%) Nagios
4 30 (0.87%) OpenView
5 26 (0.76%) Backup Exec
6 24 (0.70%) WSUS
7 21 (0.61%) NetBackup
8 19 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
8 19 (0.55%) Puppet
9 17 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 17 (0.49%) SCVMM
10 14 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (0.32%) Ansible
11 11 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
11 11 (0.32%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.23%) MOM
12 8 (0.23%) Vagrant
13 7 (0.20%) Hyperic
14 6 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 6 (0.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 590 (17.15%) Microsoft
2 280 (8.14%) Oracle
3 269 (7.82%) Cisco
4 256 (7.44%) VMware
5 151 (4.39%) HP
6 142 (4.13%) Citrix
7 128 (3.72%) SAP
8 73 (2.12%) NetApp
8 73 (2.12%) CheckPoint
9 66 (1.92%) Juniper
10 56 (1.63%) Symantec
11 46 (1.34%) Remedy
12 44 (1.28%) Red Hat
13 40 (1.16%) EMC
13 40 (1.16%) IBM
14 32 (0.93%) Apple
15 31 (0.90%) SolarWinds
16 29 (0.84%) F5
17 28 (0.81%) Cognos
18 24 (0.70%) Adobe
Northampton, Northamptonshire
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £29000 per annum + 20%
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £43000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary plus Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
PCR
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday