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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 375 381 418
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 741 859 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.78% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.81% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 599 663 620
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,400
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.58%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +1 695 £65,000 +8.33% 88
London +8 324 £75,000 +7.14% 46
South East +16 113 £57,000 +14.00% 8
Yorkshire +16 63 £50,000 +7.52% 7
City of London +24 59 £67,500 -3.57% 9
West Midlands +22 58 £48,000 -8.57% 6
Surrey +45 50 £60,000 +14.28% 3
West Yorkshire +2 42 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Scotland +32 36 £50,500 +1.00%
Leeds +3 36 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East of England -18 33 £67,500 +12.50% 6
South West -14 32 £41,500 -12.63% 5
Berkshire +31 27 £60,000 - 3
East Midlands +28 26 £52,000 -20.00% 2
North West -27 26 £52,500 +12.29% 6
Somerset +14 20 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Bath +8 18 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Edinburgh +32 17 £65,000 +36.84%
Nottinghamshire +20 15 £50,000 -16.66%
Manchester -32 15 £50,000 +8.69% 3
South Yorkshire +20 14 £56,750 +22.04%
Staines +9 14 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Coventry +5 14 £48,000 -4.00% 3
Hampshire -1 14 £47,500 - 1
Glasgow -3 14 £43,500 -13.00%
Birmingham -18 13 £52,500 -19.23%
Sheffield +22 12 £56,750 +22.04%
Westminster - 12 £80,000 -
Brentwood +13 11 £70,000 -9.67%
Essex +11 11 £70,000 -9.67%

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 579 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (30.80%) Java
3 348 (23.66%) .NET
4 333 (22.64%) C#
5 317 (21.55%) JavaScript
6 280 (19.03%) Microsoft
6 280 (19.03%) Finance
7 277 (18.83%) Scrum
8 263 (17.88%) SQL
9 256 (17.40%) Mentoring
10 253 (17.20%) HTML
11 246 (16.72%) TDD
12 236 (16.04%) SQL Server
13 224 (15.23%) CSS
14 207 (14.07%) Windows
15 202 (13.73%) Linux
16 191 (12.98%) Oracle
17 181 (12.30%) MVC
18 163 (11.08%) AngularJS
19 156 (10.61%) ITIL
20 146 (9.93%) Git (software)
21 144 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
21 144 (9.79%) MS Excel
22 139 (9.45%) ASP.NET
23 136 (9.25%) Degree
24 130 (8.84%) VMware
25 129 (8.77%) Software Engineering
26 126 (8.57%) Project Management
27 125 (8.50%) Web Services
28 123 (8.36%) jQuery

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 78 (5.30%) MS Exchange
2 68 (4.62%) IIS
3 56 (3.81%) SharePoint
4 44 (2.99%) Apache
5 37 (2.52%) CMS
6 35 (2.38%) Tomcat
7 27 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
8 26 (1.77%) Skype for Business
9 24 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (1.50%) Confluence
11 21 (1.43%) WebSphere
12 20 (1.36%) WebLogic
13 16 (1.09%) Apache Pig
14 14 (0.95%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.95%) CICS
14 14 (0.95%) Drupal
14 14 (0.95%) JBoss
15 13 (0.88%) Apache Spark
15 13 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.88%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 144 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.09%) FrameMaker
2 16 (1.09%) RoboHelp
3 11 (0.75%) MS Office
4 9 (0.61%) MS Project
5 4 (0.27%) 3ds Max
5 4 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.20%) InDesign
6 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.14%) Gephi
7 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.068%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.34%) RMDS
4 5 (0.34%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.27%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 4 (0.27%) Unica
6 3 (0.20%) Algo Collateral
6 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.20%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.14%) Magento
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.14%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.068%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (0.068%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 82 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.79%) Office 365
4 27 (1.84%) SaaS
5 15 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (0.68%) IaaS
7 9 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.34%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.34%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.34%) PaaS
8 5 (0.34%) Slack
9 4 (0.27%) BlueKai
9 4 (0.27%) GitHub
10 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.20%) Sumo Logic
11 2 (0.14%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.068%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.068%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.83%) SAN
2 65 (4.42%) Firewall
3 55 (3.74%) Internet
4 43 (2.92%) TCP/IP
5 36 (2.45%) LAN
5 36 (2.45%) WAN
6 30 (2.04%) VLAN
7 29 (1.97%) HTTP
8 28 (1.90%) VoIP
9 24 (1.63%) DNS
9 24 (1.63%) Network Security
9 24 (1.63%) VPN
10 17 (1.16%) Wireless
11 15 (1.02%) DHCP
11 15 (1.02%) MPLS
12 11 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (0.61%) SSL
15 8 (0.54%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 90 (6.12%) NoSQL
3 83 (5.64%) MySQL
4 79 (5.37%) MongoDB
5 75 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 59 (4.01%) Big Data
7 57 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
8 51 (3.47%) RDBMS
9 41 (2.79%) Hadoop
10 34 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 34 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (2.18%) Oracle Database
12 29 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 26 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 25 (1.70%) DB2
15 23 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
16 22 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
17 19 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (1.29%) HBase
17 19 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 146 (9.93%) Git (software)
2 99 (6.73%) Jenkins
3 75 (5.10%) JIRA
4 44 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (2.72%) Subversion
6 31 (2.11%) Selenium
7 30 (2.04%) Visual Studio
8 29 (1.97%) Maven
9 28 (1.90%) Appium
10 20 (1.36%) Calabash
10 20 (1.36%) TeamCity
11 19 (1.29%) Cucumber
11 19 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
12 15 (1.02%) Eclipse
12 15 (1.02%) PHPUnit
13 14 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (0.95%) Grunt
14 12 (0.82%) JUnit
14 12 (0.82%) NUnit
15 10 (0.68%) Ant
General
1 280 (19.03%) Finance
2 98 (6.66%) Banking
3 87 (5.91%) Retail
4 79 (5.37%) Telecoms
5 43 (2.92%) Marketing
6 39 (2.65%) Games
7 29 (1.97%) Advertising
8 28 (1.90%) Front Office
9 25 (1.70%) Law
10 23 (1.56%) Publishing
11 21 (1.43%) Back Office
12 20 (1.36%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.88%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.82%) Multimedia
15 11 (0.75%) Billing
16 10 (0.68%) Legal
17 7 (0.48%) Electronics
17 7 (0.48%) Financial Institution
18 4 (0.27%) Interactive Media
19 3 (0.20%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (23.66%) .NET
2 253 (17.20%) HTML
3 224 (15.23%) CSS
4 163 (11.08%) AngularJS
5 139 (9.45%) ASP.NET
6 125 (8.50%) Web Services
7 123 (8.36%) jQuery
8 103 (7.00%) HTML5
9 98 (6.66%) XML
10 96 (6.53%) Spring
11 76 (5.17%) Hibernate
11 76 (5.17%) REST
12 70 (4.76%) RESTful
13 63 (4.28%) JSON
14 62 (4.21%) .NET Framework
15 58 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
16 57 (3.87%) React
17 56 (3.81%) Node.js
18 55 (3.74%) SOAP
19 53 (3.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 86 (5.85%) Computer Science
2 76 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 59 (4.01%) Data Centre
5 48 (3.26%) User Experience
6 31 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (1.90%) Virtual Team
8 24 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (1.56%) Mathematics
10 20 (1.36%) Chemistry
10 20 (1.36%) Fintech
11 19 (1.29%) Mainframe
12 17 (1.16%) Equities
12 17 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
13 16 (1.09%) Algorithms
14 15 (1.02%) Management Information System
15 14 (0.95%) Derivative
16 13 (0.88%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.88%) Visualisation
17 11 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 207 (14.07%) Windows
2 202 (13.73%) Linux
3 113 (7.68%) Unix
4 78 (5.30%) Windows Server
5 53 (3.60%) Apple iOS
6 51 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (2.86%) Android
8 37 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (1.56%) Solaris
10 21 (1.43%) Windows 7
11 20 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (0.95%) MVS
14 12 (0.82%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.82%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.54%) AIX
15 8 (0.54%) CentOS
16 6 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.27%) Debian
17 4 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (18.83%) Scrum
3 256 (17.40%) Mentoring
4 246 (16.72%) TDD
5 181 (12.30%) MVC
6 156 (10.61%) ITIL
7 144 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
8 129 (8.77%) Software Engineering
9 126 (8.57%) Project Management
10 115 (7.82%) E-Commerce
11 109 (7.41%) OO
12 107 (7.27%) Unit Testing
13 102 (6.93%) SOA
13 102 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 97 (6.59%) SDLC
15 95 (6.46%) BDD
16 91 (6.19%) Analytics
17 87 (5.91%) Open Source
18 81 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
19 79 (5.37%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 453 (30.80%) Java
2 333 (22.64%) C#
3 317 (21.55%) JavaScript
4 263 (17.88%) SQL
5 107 (7.27%) Python
6 105 (7.14%) PHP
7 70 (4.76%) Ruby
8 60 (4.08%) C++
9 48 (3.26%) PowerShell
10 46 (3.13%) Scala
11 42 (2.86%) T-SQL
12 32 (2.18%) Objective-C
12 32 (2.18%) Perl
13 31 (2.11%) PL/SQL
14 29 (1.97%) Shell Script
15 28 (1.90%) C
16 25 (1.70%) ABAP
16 25 (1.70%) VB.NET
17 17 (1.16%) COBOL
17 17 (1.16%) JCL
Qualifications
1 136 (9.25%) Degree
2 48 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.84%) MCSE
5 26 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 17 (1.16%) CCNA
8 16 (1.09%) CCNP
8 16 (1.09%) MCSD
9 10 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (0.54%) PhD
11 7 (0.48%) ISEB
12 6 (0.41%) CCIE
12 6 (0.41%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.41%) MCITP
12 6 (0.41%) MCTS
13 5 (0.34%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.34%) PMP
13 5 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (7.07%) QA
2 58 (3.94%) SLA
3 10 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.41%) WCAG
5 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.068%) FATCA
6 1 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.068%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 116 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 90 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.11%) vSphere
4 26 (1.77%) Hyper-V
5 24 (1.63%) Docker
6 23 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 21 (1.43%) XenApp
8 15 (1.02%) VMware ESX
9 12 (0.82%) Apache Flume
10 10 (0.68%) Firmware
10 10 (0.68%) vCloud
10 10 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.68%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
13 7 (0.48%) NFS
13 7 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.41%) HDFS
15 3 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
15 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 43 (2.92%) SCCM
2 24 (1.63%) Ansible
3 23 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (1.29%) Nagios
5 16 (1.09%) FortiGate
5 16 (1.09%) Puppet
5 16 (1.09%) SCOM
6 13 (0.88%) Oozie
7 9 (0.61%) EdgeSight
7 9 (0.61%) SCOrch
8 8 (0.54%) vMotion
9 7 (0.48%) Simpana
9 7 (0.48%) WSUS
10 5 (0.34%) Control-M
11 4 (0.27%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
11 4 (0.27%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.27%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.27%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 280 (19.03%) Microsoft
2 191 (12.98%) Oracle
3 130 (8.84%) VMware
4 91 (6.19%) Cisco
5 55 (3.74%) HP
6 53 (3.60%) SAP
7 52 (3.54%) IBM
8 51 (3.47%) Citrix
9 41 (2.79%) Google
10 36 (2.45%) Red Hat
11 31 (2.11%) Apple
12 27 (1.84%) Adobe
13 25 (1.70%) Informatica
13 25 (1.70%) NetApp
14 20 (1.36%) Perforce
15 17 (1.16%) EMC
15 17 (1.16%) TIBCO
16 14 (0.95%) Zend
17 13 (0.88%) Sitecore
17 13 (0.88%) Sybase
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £115k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marks Sattin
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago