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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 366 383 353
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 777 866 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.79% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.82% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 658 691 801
Median salary £60,250 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.78% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +20 727 £61,500 +2.50% 74
London +15 338 £75,000 +3.44% 39
South East -18 109 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Yorkshire +43 63 £52,500 +10.52% 11
West Midlands +20 60 £46,500 -11.42% 2
City of London +20 55 £65,000 -3.70% 12
Surrey +47 43 £60,000 +9.09% 4
East of England +38 41 £62,500 +38.88% 2
South West +18 40 £40,500 -12.67% 3
West Yorkshire +5 40 £50,000 +5.26% 9
North West -12 39 £52,500 +11.70% 9
Leeds +16 38 £50,000 +2.56% 8
Berkshire +12 34 £53,750 -10.41%
Scotland +8 33 £64,000 +23.07% 4
East Midlands +15 23 £47,500 -24.00% 2
Hertfordshire +17 20 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Manchester -21 20 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Somerset - 19 £40,500 - 1
Birmingham -21 17 £42,500 -27.65%
Reading +16 16 £47,500 -26.92%
Sheffield +40 15 £57,500 +36.90% 1
South Yorkshire +31 15 £57,500 +36.90% 1
Glasgow -9 15 £46,750 -15.00% 1
Shropshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
Telford - 14 £45,000 - 1
North East +13 13 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Bristol +27 12 £37,500 +2.73%
Nottinghamshire +17 12 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Edinburgh +11 12 £65,000 +44.84% 1
Hampshire -44 12 £48,000 +1.05% 1

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 565 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
2 456 (30.87%) Java
3 349 (23.63%) .NET
4 329 (22.27%) JavaScript
5 304 (20.58%) Microsoft
6 294 (19.91%) Finance
7 284 (19.23%) C#
8 280 (18.96%) Mentoring
9 269 (18.21%) SQL
10 252 (17.06%) TDD
11 250 (16.93%) HTML
12 235 (15.91%) Scrum
13 228 (15.44%) CSS
14 227 (15.37%) SQL Server
15 198 (13.41%) Windows
16 178 (12.05%) Linux
17 175 (11.85%) Oracle
18 171 (11.58%) MS Excel
19 164 (11.10%) Git (software)
20 152 (10.29%) MVC
21 147 (9.95%) ITIL
22 145 (9.82%) VMware
23 143 (9.68%) Degree
24 142 (9.61%) ASP.NET
25 136 (9.21%) AngularJS
26 131 (8.87%) Software Engineering
27 128 (8.67%) Web Services
28 127 (8.60%) Project Management
29 123 (8.33%) jQuery
30 118 (7.99%) Unix

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 71 (4.81%) IIS
2 70 (4.74%) CMS
3 68 (4.60%) MS Exchange
4 50 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 43 (2.91%) Tomcat
6 39 (2.64%) Apache
7 33 (2.23%) Skype for Business
8 29 (1.96%) WebSphere
9 26 (1.76%) Confluence
10 25 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 22 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
12 20 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (1.15%) WebLogic
14 15 (1.02%) Drupal
14 15 (1.02%) Umbraco
15 14 (0.95%) Apache Solr
15 14 (0.95%) CICS
16 13 (0.88%) Apache Spark
16 13 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 171 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.49%) MS Office
3 10 (0.68%) FrameMaker
3 10 (0.68%) MS Project
3 10 (0.68%) RoboHelp
4 4 (0.27%) 3ds Max
4 4 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
5 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.14%) Gephi
6 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.068%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.41%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.41%) Unica
4 5 (0.34%) RMDS
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.27%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.20%) Algo Collateral
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.20%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.20%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.14%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.068%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (0.068%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 77 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.90%) Office 365
4 27 (1.83%) SaaS
5 24 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (1.15%) GitHub
7 14 (0.95%) PaaS
8 10 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.41%) BlueKai
9 6 (0.41%) IaaS
9 6 (0.41%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle CX
10 2 (0.14%) Sumo Logic
11 1 (0.068%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.068%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.068%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.068%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.068%) Route 53
11 1 (0.068%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.60%) SAN
2 64 (4.33%) Firewall
2 64 (4.33%) Internet
3 40 (2.71%) TCP/IP
4 38 (2.57%) HTTP
5 28 (1.90%) DNS
6 27 (1.83%) VPN
7 25 (1.69%) VLAN
8 24 (1.62%) LAN
8 24 (1.62%) WAN
9 23 (1.56%) Network Security
9 23 (1.56%) VoIP
10 21 (1.42%) DHCP
11 16 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (1.08%) Wireless
12 13 (0.88%) MPLS
12 13 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (0.74%) ADSL
13 11 (0.74%) HTTPS
14 10 (0.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (15.37%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.82%) MySQL
3 76 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 68 (4.60%) NoSQL
5 62 (4.20%) MongoDB
6 60 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
7 48 (3.25%) Big Data
8 45 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 45 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (2.78%) RDBMS
10 39 (2.64%) DB2
11 36 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 36 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 33 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
13 32 (2.17%) Hadoop
14 31 (2.10%) Oracle Database
15 23 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 21 (1.42%) Couchbase
17 18 (1.22%) QlikView
18 17 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 164 (11.10%) Git (software)
2 108 (7.31%) Jenkins
3 71 (4.81%) JIRA
4 50 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (3.11%) Subversion
6 45 (3.05%) Maven
6 45 (3.05%) Visual Studio
7 44 (2.98%) Selenium
8 34 (2.30%) JUnit
9 29 (1.96%) Appium
10 27 (1.83%) Eclipse
11 24 (1.62%) Calabash
11 24 (1.62%) Cucumber
12 23 (1.56%) TeamCity
13 20 (1.35%) Ant
14 17 (1.15%) NUnit
14 17 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (1.08%) PHPUnit
16 15 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (0.81%) Gradle
General
1 294 (19.91%) Finance
2 110 (7.45%) Banking
3 85 (5.75%) Retail
4 75 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 50 (3.39%) Marketing
6 42 (2.84%) Games
7 29 (1.96%) Investment Banking
8 28 (1.90%) Back Office
8 28 (1.90%) Front Office
9 27 (1.83%) Advertising
10 21 (1.42%) Law
11 20 (1.35%) Publishing
12 16 (1.08%) Manufacturing
13 15 (1.02%) Electronics
13 15 (1.02%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.81%) Billing
14 12 (0.81%) Legal
15 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.34%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (23.63%) .NET
2 250 (16.93%) HTML
3 228 (15.44%) CSS
4 142 (9.61%) ASP.NET
5 136 (9.21%) AngularJS
6 128 (8.67%) Web Services
7 123 (8.33%) jQuery
8 116 (7.85%) Spring
9 105 (7.11%) XML
10 94 (6.36%) HTML5
11 84 (5.69%) REST
12 80 (5.42%) .NET Framework
13 78 (5.28%) Hibernate
14 75 (5.08%) JSON
15 74 (5.01%) RESTful
16 71 (4.81%) SOAP
17 64 (4.33%) J2EE
18 56 (3.79%) Node.js
19 54 (3.66%) CSS3
20 48 (3.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 92 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (5.82%) Computer Science
3 65 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 53 (3.59%) Data Centre
4 53 (3.59%) User Experience
5 34 (2.30%) Virtual Team
6 32 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (1.56%) Mainframe
7 23 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 22 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (1.42%) Fintech
9 21 (1.42%) IBM Mainframe
10 18 (1.22%) Mathematics
10 18 (1.22%) Visualisation
11 15 (1.02%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.02%) Replication
12 14 (0.95%) Blog
12 14 (0.95%) SWIFT
13 12 (0.81%) Chemistry
13 12 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 198 (13.41%) Windows
2 178 (12.05%) Linux
3 118 (7.99%) Unix
4 82 (5.55%) Windows Server
5 59 (3.99%) Apple iOS
6 57 (3.86%) Android
7 49 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (1.42%) Windows 7
11 17 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (1.15%) Solaris
12 14 (0.95%) Mac OS X
12 14 (0.95%) MVS
13 8 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 8 (0.54%) Windows 2000
14 7 (0.47%) CentOS
14 7 (0.47%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.34%) AIX
15 5 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 565 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (18.96%) Mentoring
3 252 (17.06%) TDD
4 235 (15.91%) Scrum
5 152 (10.29%) MVC
6 147 (9.95%) ITIL
7 131 (8.87%) Software Engineering
8 127 (8.60%) Project Management
9 118 (7.99%) E-Commerce
10 115 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
11 109 (7.38%) BDD
12 107 (7.24%) Unit Testing
13 104 (7.04%) SDLC
14 96 (6.50%) Open Source
14 96 (6.50%) SOA
15 95 (6.43%) OO
16 94 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
17 90 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
18 79 (5.35%) Analytics
19 78 (5.28%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 456 (30.87%) Java
2 329 (22.27%) JavaScript
3 284 (19.23%) C#
4 269 (18.21%) SQL
5 105 (7.11%) PHP
6 76 (5.15%) Python
7 69 (4.67%) Ruby
8 62 (4.20%) PowerShell
9 47 (3.18%) T-SQL
10 45 (3.05%) C++
11 40 (2.71%) Objective-C
12 35 (2.37%) Perl
13 33 (2.23%) Scala
14 31 (2.10%) VB.NET
15 25 (1.69%) C
16 24 (1.62%) PL/SQL
17 22 (1.49%) ABAP
18 21 (1.42%) COBOL
18 21 (1.42%) JCL
18 21 (1.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 143 (9.68%) Degree
2 51 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (2.30%) MCSE
4 31 (2.10%) Security Cleared
5 23 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (1.15%) CCNA
6 17 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.08%) CCNP
7 16 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (0.81%) MCSD
9 11 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (0.54%) PhD
11 7 (0.47%) CCVP
11 7 (0.47%) ISEB
12 6 (0.41%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.34%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.34%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.34%) PMP
13 5 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (7.72%) QA
2 49 (3.32%) SLA
3 10 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.61%) WCAG
5 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.068%) FATCA
6 1 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.068%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 118 (7.99%) Active Directory
2 98 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 28 (1.90%) vSphere
4 26 (1.76%) XenApp
5 19 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (1.08%) Docker
6 16 (1.08%) vCloud
6 16 (1.08%) XenDesktop
7 13 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
7 13 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (0.74%) NFS
8 11 (0.74%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.61%) Firmware
9 9 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.54%) HDFS
11 7 (0.47%) Time Sharing Option
11 7 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.34%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 38 (2.57%) SCCM
2 25 (1.69%) Puppet
3 21 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.08%) Nagios
5 13 (0.88%) Ansible
6 12 (0.81%) SCOM
7 10 (0.68%) FortiGate
8 8 (0.54%) Simpana
8 8 (0.54%) WSUS
9 7 (0.47%) CA Endevor
9 7 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
9 7 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
9 7 (0.47%) EdgeSight
10 6 (0.41%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.41%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
11 5 (0.34%) Oozie
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle ZFS
12 4 (0.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 304 (20.58%) Microsoft
2 175 (11.85%) Oracle
3 145 (9.82%) VMware
4 81 (5.48%) Cisco
5 61 (4.13%) IBM
6 60 (4.06%) Citrix
7 48 (3.25%) SAP
8 43 (2.91%) Apple
9 42 (2.84%) HP
10 39 (2.64%) Google
10 39 (2.64%) NetApp
11 38 (2.57%) Adobe
12 32 (2.17%) Red Hat
13 30 (2.03%) Informatica
14 27 (1.83%) Perforce
15 23 (1.56%) EMC
16 18 (1.22%) Sitecore
17 16 (1.08%) 3PAR
18 15 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
18 15 (1.02%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 1 hour ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £55k + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £84000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Pension + Healthc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £75,000 + 25 days holiday, pension, private health & life assurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £120000 - £1700000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 5 days ago