The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 390 381 335
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 732 880 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.79% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.82% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 607 719 835
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Leader
Salary Trend

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 within the UK.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Leader
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 682 £60,000 - 79
London -12 308 £70,000 - 23
South East -35 104 £58,000 +10.47% 17
West Midlands -11 57 £47,750 -11.57% 8
Yorkshire +18 52 £52,500 +5.00% 9
City of London +28 50 £65,000 -3.70% 3
South West +42 48 £40,500 -14.73% 7
Surrey +42 42 £60,000 +2.56% 4
East of England +28 40 £70,000 +55.55% 5
North West -8 37 £52,500 +11.11% 6
Berkshire +15 31 £47,500 -22.44% 5
West Yorkshire -22 30 £52,500 -4.54% 7
Leeds 0 29 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Scotland +7 27 £54,000 +3.84% 7
East Midlands +14 26 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Manchester -18 22 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Somerset - 22 £40,500 - 3
Hertfordshire +32 21 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Birmingham -26 19 £53,750 -14.00% 3
Sheffield +39 17 £56,250 +33.92% 1
South Yorkshire +36 17 £56,250 +33.92% 1
Reading +15 16 £47,500 -28.30% 2
Glasgow -9 15 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Telford - 14 £43,750 -
Shropshire - 14 £43,750 -
Bristol +30 12 £37,500 -48.27% 2
Nottinghamshire +4 12 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Bedfordshire +14 11 £72,500 +61.11%
Luton +20 10 £72,500 +61.11%
Edinburgh +8 10 £50,000 +11.73% 4

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Technical Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 552 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
2 473 (32.05%) Java
3 371 (25.14%) .NET
4 331 (22.43%) JavaScript
5 325 (22.02%) Microsoft
6 305 (20.66%) SQL
7 287 (19.44%) Finance
8 286 (19.38%) C#
9 274 (18.56%) TDD
10 269 (18.22%) Mentoring
11 250 (16.94%) SQL Server
12 242 (16.40%) HTML
13 236 (15.99%) Scrum
14 226 (15.31%) CSS
15 198 (13.41%) Windows
16 189 (12.80%) Oracle
17 183 (12.40%) Linux
17 183 (12.40%) MS Excel
18 155 (10.50%) MVC
19 151 (10.23%) Git (software)
20 149 (10.09%) Degree
21 143 (9.69%) ASP.NET
22 140 (9.49%) Project Management
23 139 (9.42%) VMware
24 137 (9.28%) Web Services
25 133 (9.01%) Spring
26 131 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
26 131 (8.88%) ITIL
26 131 (8.88%) AngularJS
27 126 (8.54%) BDD

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 91 (6.17%) CMS
2 69 (4.67%) IIS
3 61 (4.13%) MS Exchange
4 40 (2.71%) SharePoint
4 40 (2.71%) Tomcat
5 33 (2.24%) Apache
6 31 (2.10%) Skype for Business
7 29 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (1.96%) WebSphere
8 26 (1.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 24 (1.63%) Confluence
10 22 (1.49%) WebLogic
11 21 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 20 (1.36%) Umbraco
13 18 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (1.08%) Drupal
15 15 (1.02%) Apache Solr
16 14 (0.95%) CICS
16 14 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (0.81%) GemFire
Applications
1 183 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.69%) MS Office
3 8 (0.54%) MS Project
4 6 (0.41%) FrameMaker
4 6 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.41%) RoboHelp
5 4 (0.27%) 3ds Max
5 4 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.068%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.068%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.068%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (0.41%) FastStats PeopleStage
4 6 (0.41%) Unica
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.20%) Algo Collateral
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.20%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.20%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.14%) Magento
7 2 (0.14%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.14%) RMDS
7 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 77 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
1 77 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
3 29 (1.96%) SaaS
4 27 (1.83%) Office 365
5 17 (1.15%) GitHub
6 16 (1.08%) PaaS
7 15 (1.02%) OpenShift
8 8 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.47%) IaaS
10 6 (0.41%) BlueKai
11 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle CX
13 1 (0.068%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.068%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.068%) Amazon Glacier
13 1 (0.068%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.068%) Route 53
13 1 (0.068%) Sumo Logic
13 1 (0.068%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.74%) Firewall
2 65 (4.40%) SAN
3 52 (3.52%) TCP/IP
4 51 (3.46%) Internet
5 38 (2.57%) HTTP
6 34 (2.30%) DNS
7 28 (1.90%) VPN
8 27 (1.83%) DHCP
9 25 (1.69%) Network Security
9 25 (1.69%) WAN
10 23 (1.56%) LAN
11 19 (1.29%) VLAN
11 19 (1.29%) VoIP
12 17 (1.15%) Wireless
13 16 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (0.75%) ADSL
15 11 (0.75%) MPLS
15 11 (0.75%) Wireshark
16 10 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (16.94%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.83%) MySQL
3 84 (5.69%) Relational Database
4 71 (4.81%) NoSQL
5 67 (4.54%) MongoDB
6 57 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
7 54 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 45 (3.05%) Big Data
10 43 (2.91%) DB2
10 43 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 41 (2.78%) RDBMS
12 35 (2.37%) Oracle Database
12 35 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 32 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (1.90%) Couchbase
14 28 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 25 (1.69%) Hadoop
16 18 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
17 17 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 151 (10.23%) Git (software)
2 115 (7.79%) Jenkins
3 62 (4.20%) JIRA
4 54 (3.66%) Maven
5 51 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 49 (3.32%) Selenium
7 46 (3.12%) Subversion
8 45 (3.05%) JUnit
8 45 (3.05%) Visual Studio
9 31 (2.10%) NUnit
10 28 (1.90%) Cucumber
11 27 (1.83%) Appium
12 24 (1.63%) Eclipse
13 23 (1.56%) Calabash
13 23 (1.56%) TeamCity
14 21 (1.42%) Ant
15 16 (1.08%) Gradle
15 16 (1.08%) HP UFT
15 16 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
16 13 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 287 (19.44%) Finance
2 110 (7.45%) Banking
3 93 (6.30%) Retail
4 61 (4.13%) Marketing
5 60 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 51 (3.46%) Games
7 35 (2.37%) Investment Banking
8 31 (2.10%) Back Office
9 28 (1.90%) Front Office
10 25 (1.69%) Advertising
11 18 (1.22%) Manufacturing
12 17 (1.15%) Legal
13 16 (1.08%) Electronics
13 16 (1.08%) Law
14 15 (1.02%) Financial Institution
14 15 (1.02%) Publishing
15 12 (0.81%) Billing
16 7 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.41%) German Language
18 5 (0.34%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (25.14%) .NET
2 242 (16.40%) HTML
3 226 (15.31%) CSS
4 143 (9.69%) ASP.NET
5 137 (9.28%) Web Services
6 133 (9.01%) Spring
7 131 (8.88%) AngularJS
8 126 (8.54%) jQuery
9 110 (7.45%) XML
10 101 (6.84%) HTML5
11 86 (5.83%) JSON
11 86 (5.83%) REST
12 79 (5.35%) .NET Framework
12 79 (5.35%) Hibernate
12 79 (5.35%) SOAP
13 73 (4.95%) J2EE
13 73 (4.95%) RESTful
14 60 (4.07%) Node.js
15 59 (4.00%) Ajax
15 59 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 94 (6.37%) Computer Science
2 84 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 53 (3.59%) Data Centre
5 52 (3.52%) User Experience
6 38 (2.57%) Virtual Team
7 30 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 25 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (1.63%) Mainframe
9 24 (1.63%) Mathematics
10 21 (1.42%) IBM Mainframe
11 20 (1.36%) Fintech
12 19 (1.29%) Blog
13 16 (1.08%) Replication
14 15 (1.02%) N-Tier
15 14 (0.95%) Visualisation
16 13 (0.88%) Algorithms
16 13 (0.88%) SWIFT
17 12 (0.81%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 198 (13.41%) Windows
2 183 (12.40%) Linux
3 113 (7.66%) Unix
4 83 (5.62%) Windows Server
5 60 (4.07%) Android
6 59 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 52 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (1.56%) Windows 7
11 17 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.95%) MVS
13 11 (0.75%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.75%) Solaris
14 8 (0.54%) CentOS
14 8 (0.54%) Windows 2000
15 7 (0.47%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.34%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.34%) SUSE
17 4 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 552 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (18.56%) TDD
3 269 (18.22%) Mentoring
4 236 (15.99%) Scrum
5 155 (10.50%) MVC
6 140 (9.49%) Project Management
7 131 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
7 131 (8.88%) ITIL
8 126 (8.54%) BDD
9 121 (8.20%) Unit Testing
10 120 (8.13%) E-Commerce
11 116 (7.86%) Software Engineering
12 114 (7.72%) SOA
13 109 (7.38%) SDLC
14 99 (6.71%) Open Source
15 95 (6.44%) OO
16 87 (5.89%) Business Intelligence
17 75 (5.08%) Analytics
18 74 (5.01%) Stakeholder Management
19 73 (4.95%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 473 (32.05%) Java
2 331 (22.43%) JavaScript
3 305 (20.66%) SQL
4 286 (19.38%) C#
5 96 (6.50%) PHP
6 68 (4.61%) Python
7 66 (4.47%) Ruby
8 61 (4.13%) PowerShell
9 55 (3.73%) T-SQL
10 46 (3.12%) C++
11 41 (2.78%) Objective-C
12 36 (2.44%) Perl
12 36 (2.44%) Scala
12 36 (2.44%) VB.NET
13 30 (2.03%) PL/SQL
14 26 (1.76%) C
15 25 (1.69%) Shell Script
16 22 (1.49%) VB
17 21 (1.42%) COBOL
17 21 (1.42%) JCL
Qualifications
1 149 (10.09%) Degree
2 49 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (2.44%) MCSE
4 32 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 30 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (1.56%) CCNP
7 20 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (1.29%) SC Cleared
9 16 (1.08%) CCNA
10 15 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (0.61%) MCSD
12 7 (0.47%) CCVP
13 6 (0.41%) ISEB
13 6 (0.41%) PhD
14 5 (0.34%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.27%) CCSE
15 4 (0.27%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (7.45%) QA
2 45 (3.05%) SLA
3 11 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.47%) WCAG
5 5 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.20%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.20%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.068%) FATCA
7 1 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 114 (7.72%) Active Directory
2 89 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 31 (2.10%) vSphere
5 30 (2.03%) XenApp
6 21 (1.42%) XenDesktop
7 20 (1.36%) vCloud
8 17 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
10 15 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
11 13 (0.88%) Docker
12 11 (0.75%) VMware ESX
13 9 (0.61%) Firmware
14 8 (0.54%) NFS
14 8 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
15 7 (0.47%) Time Sharing Option
15 7 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (0.41%) XenServer
17 5 (0.34%) HDFS
18 4 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 33 (2.24%) Puppet
2 28 (1.90%) SCCM
3 18 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.02%) Nagios
5 13 (0.88%) SCOM
6 9 (0.61%) Ansible
7 8 (0.54%) WSUS
8 7 (0.47%) CA Endevor
8 7 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
8 7 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (0.47%) EdgeSight
8 7 (0.47%) FortiGate
9 6 (0.41%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.34%) Oozie
10 5 (0.34%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.27%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.27%) vMotion
12 3 (0.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 325 (22.02%) Microsoft
2 189 (12.80%) Oracle
3 139 (9.42%) VMware
4 80 (5.42%) Cisco
5 64 (4.34%) Citrix
6 62 (4.20%) IBM
7 38 (2.57%) Apple
8 37 (2.51%) Google
8 37 (2.51%) HP
8 37 (2.51%) SAP
9 36 (2.44%) Adobe
10 34 (2.30%) NetApp
11 31 (2.10%) Informatica
12 27 (1.83%) Perforce
13 24 (1.63%) Red Hat
14 22 (1.49%) Sitecore
15 21 (1.42%) EMC
16 17 (1.15%) 3PAR
17 15 (1.02%) Sybase
18 14 (0.95%) EPiServer
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent benefits and package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits etc
Posted: Yesterday
Wells, Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088.00 - £52387.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Plus Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IC Resources
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £58000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Plus Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago