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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 412 385 341
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 693 818 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.76% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.79% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 571 655 787
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -20 643 £60,000 - 84
London -24 284 £67,500 - 38
South East -37 103 £60,000 +9.09% 11
West Midlands +15 57 £48,000 -1.03% 5
Yorkshire -17 49 £52,500 +5.00% 7
City of London +36 48 £62,500 -3.84% 4
South West +25 46 £41,500 -17.00% 4
North West +6 37 £52,500 -0.94% 7
Surrey +34 35 £62,500 -7.40% 3
Berkshire +6 35 £60,000 -7.69% 4
East of England +21 33 £70,000 +27.27% 7
West Yorkshire -22 32 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Scotland +1 28 £50,000 +11.73% 3
Leeds -23 28 £52,500 -2.32% 3
East Midlands +11 24 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Manchester +8 23 £52,500 -6.66% 4
Birmingham -10 22 £55,000 - 1
Glasgow -5 21 £57,500 -17.85% 3
Somerset +15 19 £40,500 +8.00% 1
Reading +9 16 £47,500 -29.62% 3
Bristol +15 14 £47,500 -23.07% 1
Sheffield +31 12 £57,500 +37.72% 1
South Yorkshire +28 12 £57,500 +37.72% 1
Guildford +4 12 - - 1
Warwickshire +3 12 £47,500 -
Hampshire -36 12 £55,000 +13.40% 1
Hertfordshire +21 11 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Staffordshire +9 10 £48,000 +10.34% 1
Bedfordshire +7 10 £72,500 +9.43% 1
Luton - 10 £72,500 - 1

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 547 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
2 497 (33.72%) Java
3 374 (25.37%) .NET
4 329 (22.32%) JavaScript
5 328 (22.25%) SQL
6 320 (21.71%) Microsoft
7 291 (19.74%) C#
8 290 (19.67%) Finance
9 276 (18.72%) TDD
10 264 (17.91%) SQL Server
10 264 (17.91%) Mentoring
11 260 (17.64%) HTML
12 243 (16.49%) CSS
13 207 (14.04%) Scrum
14 196 (13.30%) Windows
15 178 (12.08%) Oracle
16 177 (12.01%) Linux
17 174 (11.80%) MS Excel
18 158 (10.72%) Degree
19 152 (10.31%) MVC
20 150 (10.18%) ASP.NET
21 143 (9.70%) Web Services
21 143 (9.70%) jQuery
21 143 (9.70%) Git (software)
22 141 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
23 138 (9.36%) VMware
24 137 (9.29%) Unit Testing
24 137 (9.29%) Spring
25 134 (9.09%) Project Management
26 131 (8.89%) 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 98 (6.65%) CMS
2 65 (4.41%) IIS
3 62 (4.21%) Node.js
4 54 (3.66%) MS Exchange
5 42 (2.85%) Tomcat
6 38 (2.58%) Apache
7 35 (2.37%) SharePoint
8 34 (2.31%) Confluence
9 31 (2.10%) WebSphere
10 28 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 27 (1.83%) Skype for Business
12 25 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
13 24 (1.63%) Umbraco
14 20 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
14 20 (1.36%) WebLogic
15 18 (1.22%) Apache Solr
16 16 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
18 14 (0.95%) Drupal
19 13 (0.88%) Mule
Applications
1 174 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.49%) MS Office
3 7 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.41%) MS Project
5 3 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.14%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.14%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.068%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.41%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 6 (0.41%) Unica
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.27%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.20%) SAP R/3
8 2 (0.14%) Magento
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 74 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
1 74 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.31%) SaaS
3 31 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (1.49%) Office 365
5 17 (1.15%) GitHub
6 16 (1.09%) PaaS
7 13 (0.88%) OpenShift
8 8 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.54%) IaaS
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.068%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.068%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.068%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.068%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.068%) Force.com
10 1 (0.068%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.068%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.068%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 80 (5.43%) Firewall
2 66 (4.48%) SAN
3 54 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 42 (2.85%) HTTP
5 41 (2.78%) Internet
6 36 (2.44%) DNS
7 29 (1.97%) DHCP
7 29 (1.97%) Network Security
8 28 (1.90%) VPN
9 27 (1.83%) WAN
10 25 (1.70%) LAN
11 20 (1.36%) Wireless
12 19 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (1.15%) VoIP
14 14 (0.95%) VLAN
15 13 (0.88%) Wireshark
16 12 (0.81%) SSL
17 11 (0.75%) ADSL
17 11 (0.75%) HTTPS
17 11 (0.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 83 (5.63%) Relational Database
3 75 (5.09%) MySQL
4 74 (5.02%) NoSQL
5 66 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (4.07%) MongoDB
6 60 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 59 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 54 (3.66%) Big Data
9 50 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 41 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 38 (2.58%) DB2
12 34 (2.31%) Oracle Database
13 32 (2.17%) Hadoop
13 32 (2.17%) RDBMS
13 32 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (1.49%) Couchbase
16 19 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
17 17 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 143 (9.70%) Git (software)
2 109 (7.39%) Jenkins
3 56 (3.80%) Maven
3 56 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 55 (3.73%) Visual Studio
5 54 (3.66%) JIRA
6 52 (3.53%) Selenium
7 51 (3.46%) Subversion
8 46 (3.12%) JUnit
9 37 (2.51%) NUnit
10 32 (2.17%) Cucumber
11 27 (1.83%) Appium
12 26 (1.76%) TeamCity
13 25 (1.70%) HP UFT
14 23 (1.56%) Ant
14 23 (1.56%) Calabash
15 22 (1.49%) Eclipse
16 16 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 14 (0.95%) Gradle
17 14 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 290 (19.67%) Finance
2 123 (8.34%) Banking
3 95 (6.45%) Retail
4 62 (4.21%) Marketing
5 56 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 47 (3.19%) Games
7 44 (2.99%) Investment Banking
8 32 (2.17%) Back Office
9 29 (1.97%) Front Office
10 26 (1.76%) Advertising
11 20 (1.36%) Legal
12 19 (1.29%) Law
13 17 (1.15%) Manufacturing
14 16 (1.09%) Electronics
15 15 (1.02%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.88%) Publishing
17 11 (0.75%) Billing
18 6 (0.41%) German Language
18 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.34%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (25.37%) .NET
2 260 (17.64%) HTML
3 243 (16.49%) CSS
4 150 (10.18%) ASP.NET
5 143 (9.70%) jQuery
5 143 (9.70%) Web Services
6 137 (9.29%) Spring
7 122 (8.28%) XML
8 121 (8.21%) HTML5
9 118 (8.01%) AngularJS
10 94 (6.38%) JSON
11 89 (6.04%) REST
12 88 (5.97%) .NET Framework
13 86 (5.83%) J2EE
14 85 (5.77%) SOAP
15 80 (5.43%) CSS3
16 76 (5.16%) Hibernate
17 71 (4.82%) Ajax
18 66 (4.48%) RESTful
19 50 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 88 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 78 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (4.34%) User Experience
4 59 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 47 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 42 (2.85%) Management Information System
7 34 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 22 (1.49%) Mathematics
9 22 (1.49%) N-Tier
10 21 (1.42%) Blog
11 17 (1.15%) Mainframe
12 15 (1.02%) Clustering
12 15 (1.02%) Fintech
12 15 (1.02%) Replication
13 14 (0.95%) Algorithms
13 14 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
13 14 (0.95%) Visualisation
14 13 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
15 12 (0.81%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 196 (13.30%) Windows
2 177 (12.01%) Linux
3 108 (7.33%) Unix
4 84 (5.70%) Windows Server
5 62 (4.21%) Android
6 53 (3.60%) Apple iOS
7 49 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (3.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (1.42%) Windows 7
11 15 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.61%) Solaris
12 9 (0.61%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.54%) MVS
13 8 (0.54%) Windows 2000
14 7 (0.47%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.41%) CentOS
15 6 (0.41%) SUSE
16 5 (0.34%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (18.72%) TDD
3 264 (17.91%) Mentoring
4 207 (14.04%) Scrum
5 152 (10.31%) MVC
6 141 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
7 137 (9.29%) Unit Testing
8 134 (9.09%) Project Management
9 131 (8.89%) BDD
10 129 (8.75%) ITIL
11 114 (7.73%) SOA
12 110 (7.46%) Software Engineering
13 109 (7.39%) E-Commerce
14 104 (7.06%) SDLC
15 98 (6.65%) OO
16 95 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
17 85 (5.77%) Open Source
18 81 (5.50%) Analytics
19 71 (4.82%) Coaching
20 68 (4.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 497 (33.72%) Java
2 329 (22.32%) JavaScript
3 328 (22.25%) SQL
4 291 (19.74%) C#
5 87 (5.90%) PHP
6 67 (4.55%) Python
7 63 (4.27%) Ruby
7 63 (4.27%) T-SQL
8 62 (4.21%) PowerShell
9 51 (3.46%) C++
10 44 (2.99%) Scala
10 44 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 39 (2.65%) Objective-C
12 31 (2.10%) Perl
13 28 (1.90%) Shell Script
13 28 (1.90%) VB
14 27 (1.83%) PL/SQL
15 26 (1.76%) C
16 14 (0.95%) COBOL
16 14 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 158 (10.72%) Degree
2 44 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (2.44%) MCSE
4 34 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (2.04%) Security Cleared
6 29 (1.97%) CCNP
7 22 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (1.22%) SC Cleared
9 14 (0.95%) CCNA
10 12 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (0.47%) CCDP
11 7 (0.47%) CCSE
11 7 (0.47%) CCVP
12 6 (0.41%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.34%) MCSD
13 5 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.27%) CCIE
14 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.27%) MCSA
14 4 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (7.67%) QA
2 42 (2.85%) SLA
3 13 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.27%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.27%) ISO20022
6 4 (0.27%) WCAG
7 1 (0.068%) FATCA
7 1 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 109 (7.39%) Active Directory
2 86 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.85%) Hyper-V
4 31 (2.10%) vSphere
5 28 (1.90%) XenApp
6 20 (1.36%) vCloud
7 19 (1.29%) XenDesktop
8 17 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
9 15 (1.02%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.68%) Docker
10 10 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.54%) NFS
11 8 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.41%) Firmware
12 6 (0.41%) Time Sharing Option
12 6 (0.41%) XenServer
13 5 (0.34%) HDFS
14 4 (0.27%) Apache Flume
14 4 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 3 (0.20%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 32 (2.17%) Puppet
2 23 (1.56%) SCCM
3 16 (1.09%) Nagios
3 16 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.95%) SCOM
5 10 (0.68%) Oozie
6 8 (0.54%) Ansible
6 8 (0.54%) WSUS
7 7 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
7 7 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (0.41%) CA Endevor
9 5 (0.34%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.34%) EdgeSight
9 5 (0.34%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.27%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.27%) vMotion
11 3 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 320 (21.71%) Microsoft
2 178 (12.08%) Oracle
3 138 (9.36%) VMware
4 80 (5.43%) Cisco
5 63 (4.27%) IBM
6 59 (4.00%) Citrix
7 41 (2.78%) Adobe
8 39 (2.65%) Google
9 38 (2.58%) NetApp
9 38 (2.58%) SAP
10 34 (2.31%) Apple
11 31 (2.10%) HP
12 30 (2.04%) Informatica
13 26 (1.76%) Perforce
14 24 (1.63%) EMC
15 21 (1.42%) Sitecore
16 18 (1.22%) 3PAR
16 18 (1.22%) Atlassian
16 18 (1.22%) Red Hat
17 16 (1.09%) CheckPoint
North London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, medical, shares
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum plus 10% annual bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Car Allowance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £58000 - £69000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Brilliant benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Omni RMS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Merkle DBG
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago