The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Design Leader role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Design 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
Technical Design Lead
Rank 935 970 984
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Leader 13 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.001% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.001% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Average salary £61,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £65,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +13.04%

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% -

Technical Design Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Design Leader in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Design Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Design Leader
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Design Leader within the UK.

Technical Design Leader Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Design Leader
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Design Leader over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Technical Design Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Design Leader
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Design 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
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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 +15 10 £76,250 +17.30%
Bournemouth - 8 - -
Dorset - 8 - -
South West - 8 - -
Glasgow - 3 £47,750 -
Scotland - 3 £47,750 -
Essex - 2 £76,250 -
East of England - 2 £76,250 -

Technical Design Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Design 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 Technical Design Leader in their job title.

1 27 (90.00%) Java
2 25 (83.33%) Finance
3 24 (80.00%) SOA
3 24 (80.00%) Banking
4 23 (76.67%) Scrum
4 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (76.67%) Kanban
4 23 (76.67%) Relational Database
5 22 (73.33%) Wealth Management
6 20 (66.67%) Degree
6 20 (66.67%) Load Balancing
6 20 (66.67%) Spring
6 20 (66.67%) Investment Banking
6 20 (66.67%) DB2
6 20 (66.67%) Oracle
6 20 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (66.67%) Project Management
6 20 (66.67%) AngularJS
6 20 (66.67%) User Experience
6 20 (66.67%) People Management
7 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.33%) IBM
9 4 (13.33%) Process Management
9 4 (13.33%) J2EE
9 4 (13.33%) Retail Banking
9 4 (13.33%) Retail
9 4 (13.33%) Taxonomies
10 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture

Technical Design Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Design 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 Technical Design Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) Relational Database
2 20 (66.67%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 24 (80.00%) Banking
3 20 (66.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (13.33%) Retail
4 4 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 2 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 20 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.67%) Ajax
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 20 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) SOA
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) Kanban
2 23 (76.67%) Scrum
3 22 (73.33%) Wealth Management
4 20 (66.67%) Load Balancing
4 20 (66.67%) People Management
4 20 (66.67%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.33%) Process Management
7 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) OOD
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Workflow
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) Clojure
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) F5
3 1 (3.33%) Intel
3 1 (3.33%) Juniper