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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
UK
Rank 400 383 385
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 583 781 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.77% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.80% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 462 649 653
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,075
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £54,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-0.91% -0.90%

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -12 544 £60,000 - 79
London -30 231 £72,500 +3.57% 35
South East +67 124 £55,000 - 13
City of London +31 48 £77,500 +10.71% 4
Yorkshire +44 44 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East of England -18 36 £65,000 +4.83% 2
South West +20 35 £53,750 -2.27% 3
North West -34 35 £52,500 +15.19% 10
West Yorkshire +44 31 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Manchester -23 31 £52,500 +13.51% 8
Surrey +45 27 £53,000 -3.63%
Hampshire +8 25 £60,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire +47 22 £47,500 - 5
West Midlands -1 22 £50,000 - 7
Berkshire +36 21 £60,000 - 1
Scotland +18 20 £52,500 +7.14% 1
Hertfordshire +4 19 £65,000 -7.14% 1
East Midlands -7 17 £50,000 +13.63% 4
Milton Keynes - 17 £48,750 - 4
Leeds +29 15 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Bristol +14 14 £51,250 +10.81% 3
Nottinghamshire +2 14 £50,000 - 2
West Sussex +19 13 £87,500 +66.66%
Bradford +18 13 £50,575 +12.38%
Oxfordshire +15 13 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Egham +23 12 - -
Woking +15 11 £53,000 -3.63%
Birmingham +10 11 £50,000 -5.66% 2
Southampton +19 10 £60,000 -4.00%
Glasgow +27 9 £50,000 +4.16%

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 527 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (35.86%) Java
3 283 (22.60%) .NET
4 280 (22.36%) C#
5 263 (21.01%) Finance
6 256 (20.45%) Scrum
7 246 (19.65%) JavaScript
8 242 (19.33%) SQL
9 234 (18.69%) HTML
10 225 (17.97%) TDD
11 211 (16.85%) SQL Server
12 196 (15.65%) Mentoring
13 185 (14.78%) CSS
14 181 (14.46%) Microsoft
15 151 (12.06%) MVC
16 149 (11.90%) Windows
17 140 (11.18%) Software Engineering
18 139 (11.10%) Oracle
19 135 (10.78%) Spring
20 132 (10.54%) ASP.NET
21 127 (10.14%) Linux
22 124 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
23 123 (9.82%) SDLC
24 119 (9.50%) BDD
25 118 (9.42%) AngularJS
26 113 (9.03%) Degree
26 113 (9.03%) SOA
27 107 (8.55%) Web Services
28 96 (7.67%) ITIL
28 96 (7.67%) Project Management

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 54 (4.31%) Apache
2 41 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 38 (3.04%) Tomcat
4 34 (2.72%) MS Exchange
5 32 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (2.32%) CMS
6 29 (2.32%) IIS
7 24 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 24 (1.92%) WebLogic
8 16 (1.28%) JBoss
9 15 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (1.12%) Confluence
10 14 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (1.04%) Apache Solr
12 12 (0.96%) Apache Spark
12 12 (0.96%) SAS
13 10 (0.80%) Skype for Business
13 10 (0.80%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 81 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.12%) MS Office
3 10 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (0.80%) InDesign
4 6 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.40%) Camtasia
5 5 (0.40%) FrameMaker
5 5 (0.40%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.16%) MS Project
7 1 (0.080%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.080%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.80%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.56%) SAP BPC
3 7 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.48%) SAP MDG
5 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.16%) Magento
7 2 (0.16%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.16%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.16%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.080%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.080%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 1 (0.080%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 96 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (5.83%) SaaS
4 42 (3.35%) Office 365
5 29 (2.32%) PaaS
6 18 (1.44%) G Suite
6 18 (1.44%) IaaS
7 16 (1.28%) Slack
8 11 (0.88%) GitHub
9 9 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.72%) Force.com
10 6 (0.48%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.24%) Firebase
12 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.16%) Loggly
12 2 (0.16%) Sumo Logic
13 1 (0.080%) BlueKai
13 1 (0.080%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.080%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.080%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.19%) WAN
2 39 (3.12%) LAN
3 37 (2.96%) Firewall
4 35 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 35 (2.80%) VPN
5 34 (2.72%) SAN
6 23 (1.84%) DNS
7 20 (1.60%) DHCP
8 18 (1.44%) Internet
9 17 (1.36%) Wireless
10 15 (1.20%) VLAN
10 15 (1.20%) VoIP
11 13 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (1.04%) Network Security
12 10 (0.80%) FTP
13 8 (0.64%) WLAN
14 7 (0.56%) MPLS
14 7 (0.56%) SSL
15 6 (0.48%) IPsec
15 6 (0.48%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 63 (5.03%) Big Data
3 60 (4.79%) MongoDB
4 52 (4.15%) NoSQL
4 52 (4.15%) Relational Database
5 43 (3.43%) MySQL
6 39 (3.12%) Oracle Database
6 39 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
9 34 (2.72%) Hadoop
10 31 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (2.24%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (0.96%) Apache Hive
15 12 (0.96%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 91 (7.27%) Jenkins
2 86 (6.87%) Git (software)
3 67 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (3.59%) Selenium
5 44 (3.51%) Visual Studio
6 38 (3.04%) JIRA
7 35 (2.80%) Subversion
8 33 (2.64%) Maven
9 29 (2.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 28 (2.24%) Cucumber
11 20 (1.60%) LoadRunner
11 20 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
11 20 (1.60%) Ranorex
12 19 (1.52%) JUnit
13 18 (1.44%) Appium
13 18 (1.44%) Gradle
13 18 (1.44%) NUnit
14 16 (1.28%) Buildbot
14 16 (1.28%) HP UFT
14 16 (1.28%) SoapUI
General
1 263 (21.01%) Finance
2 79 (6.31%) Retail
3 62 (4.95%) Banking
4 49 (3.91%) Marketing
5 37 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.72%) Publishing
7 25 (2.00%) Front Office
8 20 (1.60%) Games
8 20 (1.60%) Legal
9 16 (1.28%) Advertising
9 16 (1.28%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.28%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.20%) Law
11 14 (1.12%) Electronics
12 13 (1.04%) Investment Banking
13 11 (0.88%) Back Office
14 10 (0.80%) Military
15 7 (0.56%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.40%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.32%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (22.60%) .NET
2 234 (18.69%) HTML
3 185 (14.78%) CSS
4 135 (10.78%) Spring
5 132 (10.54%) ASP.NET
6 118 (9.42%) AngularJS
7 107 (8.55%) Web Services
8 95 (7.59%) HTML5
9 72 (5.75%) RESTful
10 71 (5.67%) J2EE
11 70 (5.59%) Hibernate
12 69 (5.51%) jQuery
13 64 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 62 (4.95%) XML
15 56 (4.47%) Node.js
16 52 (4.15%) CSS3
16 52 (4.15%) RabbitMQ
17 50 (3.99%) REST
18 49 (3.91%) React
19 48 (3.83%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 72 (5.75%) Computer Science
2 47 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
3 46 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 37 (2.96%) Data Centre
6 36 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 30 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 29 (2.32%) User Experience
9 21 (1.68%) Derivative
10 19 (1.52%) Equities
11 18 (1.44%) Fintech
12 16 (1.28%) Fixed Income
13 15 (1.20%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.88%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.88%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.88%) IVR
15 10 (0.80%) Smart Meter
16 8 (0.64%) Clustering
16 8 (0.64%) iPad
16 8 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 149 (11.90%) Windows
2 127 (10.14%) Linux
3 71 (5.67%) Unix
4 61 (4.87%) Windows Server
5 37 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 14 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 13 (1.04%) Windows 10
11 12 (0.96%) Android
12 10 (0.80%) CentOS
12 10 (0.80%) Solaris
13 8 (0.64%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.48%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.40%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (20.45%) Scrum
3 225 (17.97%) TDD
4 196 (15.65%) Mentoring
5 151 (12.06%) MVC
6 140 (11.18%) Software Engineering
7 124 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
8 123 (9.82%) SDLC
9 119 (9.50%) BDD
10 113 (9.03%) SOA
11 96 (7.67%) ITIL
11 96 (7.67%) Project Management
12 84 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 76 (6.07%) Coaching
14 75 (5.99%) Kanban
15 74 (5.91%) Waterfall
16 73 (5.83%) Unit Testing
17 72 (5.75%) DevOps
18 69 (5.51%) OO
18 69 (5.51%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 449 (35.86%) Java
2 280 (22.36%) C#
3 246 (19.65%) JavaScript
4 242 (19.33%) SQL
5 95 (7.59%) Python
6 70 (5.59%) PHP
7 67 (5.35%) C++
7 67 (5.35%) Scala
8 48 (3.83%) Ruby
9 44 (3.51%) PL/SQL
10 39 (3.12%) C
11 36 (2.88%) T-SQL
12 29 (2.32%) Groovy
13 24 (1.92%) PowerShell
14 23 (1.84%) Shell Script
15 17 (1.36%) VB.NET
16 16 (1.28%) Apex Code
17 14 (1.12%) ABAP
18 12 (0.96%) Bash Shell
18 12 (0.96%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 113 (9.03%) Degree
2 24 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.84%) ISTQB
4 21 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (1.20%) CCNP
8 11 (0.88%) CCIE
9 10 (0.80%) MCSE
10 8 (0.64%) ISEB
10 8 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.40%) MCSA
13 4 (0.32%) CCSP
13 4 (0.32%) MCITP
14 3 (0.24%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.24%) PhD
14 3 (0.24%) RHCE
15 2 (0.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.23%) QA
2 43 (3.43%) SLA
3 12 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.080%) MiFID
7 1 (0.080%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 67 (5.35%) Active Directory
2 48 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.88%) Docker
4 23 (1.84%) vSphere
5 16 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.96%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.80%) vCloud
8 9 (0.72%) Firmware
9 8 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.48%) Apache Flume
11 5 (0.40%) XenApp
12 4 (0.32%) HDFS
13 3 (0.24%) ProxySG
13 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (2.08%) Puppet
2 18 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (1.36%) Ansible
4 14 (1.12%) SCCM
5 11 (0.88%) SCOM
6 8 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (0.56%) Oozie
7 7 (0.56%) vMotion
8 5 (0.40%) Nagios
9 4 (0.32%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.32%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.32%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.32%) WSUS
10 3 (0.24%) Control-M
11 2 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.16%) MOM
11 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 181 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 139 (11.10%) Oracle
3 87 (6.95%) VMware
4 58 (4.63%) Cisco
5 48 (3.83%) SAP
6 37 (2.96%) Google
7 34 (2.72%) IBM
8 33 (2.64%) TIBCO
9 26 (2.08%) Citrix
10 25 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
11 22 (1.76%) HP
12 18 (1.44%) Red Hat
13 17 (1.36%) Adobe
14 16 (1.28%) NetApp
15 14 (1.12%) Juniper
15 14 (1.12%) Pega
16 12 (0.96%) EMC
17 10 (0.80%) F5
17 10 (0.80%) Informatica
17 10 (0.80%) XMPie
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 10 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, 28 days holiday, Flexi Time
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Modis International
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus and Parking
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £85000.00 - £100000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50,000 - £60,000 per annum + benefi
Posted: 5 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £65K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £65K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £65K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Pension + Extra Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago