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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 397 355 399
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 666 898 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.84% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.87% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 522 723 642
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +7.54%

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
88523 102635 109401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73515 85553 90526
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 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -44 594 £60,000 - 81
London -16 257 £75,000 +7.14% 35
South East 0 101 £60,000 +4.34% 19
Yorkshire +24 60 £50,000 -12.28% 3
City of London +41 57 £80,000 +14.28% 8
West Yorkshire +28 48 £50,000 -12.28% 2
East of England -35 47 £60,000 -3.22% 5
West Midlands -4 46 £52,500 +16.02% 3
Scotland +31 42 £52,500 +2.43% 7
North West -31 29 £55,000 +22.90% 9
Surrey +6 28 £60,000 +9.09% 4
East Midlands +10 27 £50,000 +24.97% 1
Leeds +2 27 £50,000 -12.28% 2
Berkshire +38 26 £60,000 - 7
Edinburgh +26 26 £45,000 -15.09% 4
South West +6 26 £72,500 +45.72% 6
Hampshire -3 23 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Manchester -14 20 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Hertfordshire -15 20 £60,000 -4.00% 4
Birmingham -12 16 £52,500 +27.27% 1
Westminster - 14 £80,000 -
Reading +19 12 - -
Essex +18 12 £75,000 -3.22%
Glasgow +11 12 £53,750 +15.59% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 11 £60,000 +13.20%
Dorset +27 9 £87,500 - 1
Staines +6 9 £60,000 -20.00%
Coventry +5 9 £57,500 +14.42%
Northamptonshire +5 9 £60,000 +20.00%
Farnborough -9 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 590 (41.29%) Agile Software Development
2 465 (32.54%) Java
3 344 (24.07%) C#
4 321 (22.46%) .NET
5 319 (22.32%) JavaScript
6 285 (19.94%) Scrum
7 281 (19.66%) Finance
8 279 (19.52%) HTML
9 259 (18.12%) SQL
10 245 (17.14%) Microsoft
11 239 (16.72%) TDD
12 234 (16.38%) SQL Server
13 230 (16.10%) Mentoring
14 218 (15.26%) CSS
15 192 (13.44%) MVC
16 184 (12.88%) Windows
17 183 (12.81%) Linux
18 178 (12.46%) Oracle
19 162 (11.34%) AngularJS
20 149 (10.43%) Software Engineering
21 138 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
22 137 (9.59%) ITIL
23 136 (9.52%) ASP.NET
23 136 (9.52%) Degree
24 129 (9.03%) Spring
25 121 (8.47%) SOA
26 119 (8.33%) VMware
27 117 (8.19%) MS Excel
28 113 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
29 112 (7.84%) E-Commerce

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 66 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 57 (3.99%) SharePoint
3 53 (3.71%) IIS
4 46 (3.22%) Apache
5 35 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
6 32 (2.24%) Tomcat
7 26 (1.82%) Skype for Business
8 25 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (1.68%) CMS
10 22 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 19 (1.33%) WebLogic
12 16 (1.12%) Confluence
12 16 (1.12%) JBoss
13 15 (1.05%) Apache Spark
14 14 (0.98%) Apache Solr
15 13 (0.91%) Moodle
15 13 (0.91%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
17 11 (0.77%) NServiceBus
18 10 (0.70%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 117 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.05%) Camtasia
2 15 (1.05%) FrameMaker
2 15 (1.05%) RoboHelp
3 11 (0.77%) MS Office
4 10 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (0.70%) InDesign
5 8 (0.56%) MS Project
6 6 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.14%) Gephi
8 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.070%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.070%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.070%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.070%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.35%) RMDS
3 5 (0.35%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.14%) Algo Collateral
6 2 (0.14%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.14%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.070%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.070%) Line 500
7 1 (0.070%) Magento
7 1 (0.070%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.070%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 83 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (3.29%) Office 365
4 43 (3.01%) SaaS
5 14 (0.98%) PaaS
6 13 (0.91%) IaaS
7 10 (0.70%) GitHub
8 9 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.49%) G Suite
9 7 (0.49%) Slack
10 6 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.42%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.35%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.21%) Firebase
13 3 (0.21%) Force.com
13 3 (0.21%) Sumo Logic
14 2 (0.14%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.070%) BlueKai
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.71%) SAN
2 48 (3.36%) Firewall
3 42 (2.94%) LAN
3 42 (2.94%) WAN
4 41 (2.87%) TCP/IP
5 40 (2.80%) Internet
6 30 (2.10%) VLAN
7 28 (1.96%) VPN
8 27 (1.89%) VoIP
9 22 (1.54%) DNS
10 20 (1.40%) Network Security
11 17 (1.19%) DHCP
11 17 (1.19%) Wireless
12 13 (0.91%) HTTP
13 12 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (0.56%) FTP
14 8 (0.56%) Intranet
14 8 (0.56%) MPLS
14 8 (0.56%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 84 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 79 (5.53%) MySQL
4 78 (5.46%) Relational Database
5 75 (5.25%) NoSQL
6 58 (4.06%) Big Data
7 54 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (3.43%) RDBMS
9 41 (2.87%) Hadoop
9 41 (2.87%) Oracle Database
10 35 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 35 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 34 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 31 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
13 29 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
14 18 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (1.19%) HBase
15 17 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 111 (7.77%) Git (software)
2 108 (7.56%) Jenkins
3 60 (4.20%) JIRA
4 55 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 39 (2.73%) Selenium
6 33 (2.31%) Subversion
7 32 (2.24%) Visual Studio
8 29 (2.03%) Maven
9 27 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (1.40%) Cucumber
11 18 (1.26%) Gradle
12 15 (1.05%) Eclipse
13 13 (0.91%) Appium
13 13 (0.91%) Grunt
14 12 (0.84%) Ranorex
15 11 (0.77%) HP UFT
15 11 (0.77%) Karma Test Runner
15 11 (0.77%) LoadRunner
16 10 (0.70%) JUnit
General
1 281 (19.66%) Finance
2 105 (7.35%) Banking
3 79 (5.53%) Retail
4 69 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 55 (3.85%) Marketing
6 39 (2.73%) Publishing
7 32 (2.24%) Games
8 30 (2.10%) Front Office
9 29 (2.03%) Advertising
10 20 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 19 (1.33%) Law
12 17 (1.19%) Legal
13 14 (0.98%) Electronics
13 14 (0.98%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.91%) Multimedia
15 12 (0.84%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.77%) Back Office
17 10 (0.70%) Military
18 7 (0.49%) Billing
19 4 (0.28%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (22.46%) .NET
2 279 (19.52%) HTML
3 218 (15.26%) CSS
4 162 (11.34%) AngularJS
5 136 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 129 (9.03%) Spring
7 108 (7.56%) Web Services
8 104 (7.28%) HTML5
9 94 (6.58%) jQuery
10 88 (6.16%) Hibernate
11 72 (5.04%) XML
12 71 (4.97%) RESTful
13 70 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 69 (4.83%) J2EE
15 67 (4.69%) Node.js
16 66 (4.62%) REST
17 64 (4.48%) Middleware
18 57 (3.99%) .NET Framework
18 57 (3.99%) React
19 52 (3.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 85 (5.95%) Computer Science
2 62 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (3.50%) Mobile App
4 48 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
5 47 (3.29%) User Experience
6 45 (3.15%) Data Centre
7 34 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 29 (2.03%) Mathematics
9 26 (1.82%) Management Information System
10 24 (1.68%) Equities
11 20 (1.40%) Virtual Team
12 19 (1.33%) Chemistry
13 18 (1.26%) Data Integration
13 18 (1.26%) Derivative
13 18 (1.26%) Fintech
14 17 (1.19%) Client/Server
15 14 (0.98%) Fixed Income
16 12 (0.84%) Algorithms
17 11 (0.77%) Replication
18 10 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 184 (12.88%) Windows
2 183 (12.81%) Linux
3 92 (6.44%) Unix
4 80 (5.60%) Windows Server
5 52 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 24 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (1.54%) Solaris
10 21 (1.47%) Windows 7
11 15 (1.05%) Android
12 13 (0.91%) CentOS
12 13 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (0.84%) Mac OS X
13 12 (0.84%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.56%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.35%) AIX
15 5 (0.35%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.28%) Debian
16 4 (0.28%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 590 (41.29%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (19.94%) Scrum
3 239 (16.72%) TDD
4 230 (16.10%) Mentoring
5 192 (13.44%) MVC
6 149 (10.43%) Software Engineering
7 138 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
8 137 (9.59%) ITIL
9 121 (8.47%) SOA
10 113 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 112 (7.84%) E-Commerce
11 112 (7.84%) Project Management
11 112 (7.84%) SDLC
12 108 (7.56%) OO
13 93 (6.51%) BDD
14 89 (6.23%) Kanban
15 88 (6.16%) Unit Testing
16 87 (6.09%) Coaching
17 77 (5.39%) UML
18 73 (5.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 465 (32.54%) Java
2 344 (24.07%) C#
3 319 (22.32%) JavaScript
4 259 (18.12%) SQL
5 110 (7.70%) Python
6 80 (5.60%) PHP
7 65 (4.55%) C++
8 60 (4.20%) Scala
9 56 (3.92%) Ruby
10 42 (2.94%) PL/SQL
11 36 (2.52%) PowerShell
12 34 (2.38%) T-SQL
13 29 (2.03%) Shell Script
14 25 (1.75%) C
15 24 (1.68%) ABAP
16 22 (1.54%) Perl
17 16 (1.12%) VB.NET
18 15 (1.05%) Bash Shell
18 15 (1.05%) Groovy
19 13 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 136 (9.52%) Degree
2 42 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (1.68%) ISTQB
3 24 (1.68%) MCSE
4 23 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 18 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 17 (1.19%) CCNP
8 11 (0.77%) CCIE
8 11 (0.77%) ISEB
9 10 (0.70%) MCSD
10 8 (0.56%) CCNA
10 8 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (0.49%) MCSA
11 7 (0.49%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.49%) PMP
12 6 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (0.42%) MCITP
13 5 (0.35%) MCTS
13 5 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (6.23%) QA
2 48 (3.36%) SLA
3 13 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.35%) WCAG
5 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.070%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 109 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 77 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (2.45%) Docker
4 25 (1.75%) vSphere
5 22 (1.54%) Hyper-V
6 18 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 15 (1.05%) XenApp
8 11 (0.77%) VMware ESX
9 10 (0.70%) vCloud
9 10 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (0.63%) Apache Flume
11 7 (0.49%) HDFS
12 6 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.35%) Firmware
14 4 (0.28%) ProxySG
15 3 (0.21%) NFS
15 3 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
15 3 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.21%) VirtualBox
15 3 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (2.80%) SCCM
2 27 (1.89%) Ansible
3 24 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (1.61%) Puppet
5 15 (1.05%) SCOM
6 14 (0.98%) FortiGate
7 10 (0.70%) Oozie
8 9 (0.63%) Nagios
9 7 (0.49%) Simpana
10 6 (0.42%) vMotion
11 5 (0.35%) EdgeSight
11 5 (0.35%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.28%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 4 (0.28%) MAILsweeper
12 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (0.28%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.28%) WSUS
13 3 (0.21%) Control-M
13 3 (0.21%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 245 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 178 (12.46%) Oracle
3 119 (8.33%) VMware
4 79 (5.53%) Cisco
5 50 (3.50%) IBM
6 46 (3.22%) HP
6 46 (3.22%) SAP
7 39 (2.73%) Citrix
8 37 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 29 (2.03%) Adobe
10 27 (1.89%) NetApp
11 26 (1.82%) Google
12 24 (1.68%) TIBCO
13 18 (1.26%) EMC
14 15 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (0.98%) Apple
15 14 (0.98%) Reuters
16 13 (0.91%) Informatica
17 12 (0.84%) Fidessa
18 11 (0.77%) 3PAR
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
HFG
Salary: £57000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £59000 - £65000 per annum + shares, travel scheme, pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Modis International
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £52,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Meraki Talent Ltd
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 8k car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus extensive benefits (listed in job advert)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Mitcham, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,789 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago