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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
UK
Rank 398 368 391
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 597 829 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.83% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.86% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 468 695 617
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £41,430
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%

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
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -40 538 £60,000 - 63
London -44 226 £75,000 +7.14% 29
South East +38 118 £60,000 +9.09% 8
City of London +36 49 £80,000 +14.28% 5
East of England -33 46 £60,000 - 3
North West -16 43 £55,000 +18.91% 5
Yorkshire +30 42 £50,000 -5.66% 3
West Yorkshire +37 37 £50,000 -12.28%
Scotland +26 34 £52,500 - 2
Manchester -18 34 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Hampshire +25 30 £57,000 -5.00% 2
Berkshire +42 28 £60,000 -
Surrey +28 27 £53,000 -3.63% 2
West Midlands -6 27 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Hertfordshire -3 23 £65,000 +8.33% 2
East Midlands +8 20 £53,750 +22.15% 3
South West -1 20 £70,000 +40.00% 8
Leeds +15 17 £50,000 -12.28%
Edinburgh -2 15 £52,500 -0.94% 1
Bradford - 15 £50,575 -
Birmingham +4 14 £52,500 +2.94% 2
Glasgow +33 13 £51,250 +10.21%
Buckinghamshire +28 13 £60,000 -
Reading +38 12 £57,500 -4.16%
Southampton +16 11 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Farnborough -4 11 £55,000 +4.76%
West Sussex +18 10 £67,500 +20.00% 2
Nottinghamshire 0 10 £50,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +24 8 £63,750 +15.90% 1
Dorset +16 8 £87,500 - 2

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 554 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 455 (35.33%) Java
3 313 (24.30%) C#
4 307 (23.84%) .NET
5 271 (21.04%) JavaScript
6 270 (20.96%) Scrum
7 261 (20.26%) Finance
8 253 (19.64%) HTML
8 253 (19.64%) SQL
9 241 (18.71%) TDD
10 222 (17.24%) SQL Server
11 198 (15.37%) CSS
12 194 (15.06%) Mentoring
13 187 (14.52%) Microsoft
14 171 (13.28%) MVC
15 159 (12.34%) Oracle
16 145 (11.26%) ASP.NET
17 144 (11.18%) Windows
17 144 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
18 142 (11.02%) Software Engineering
18 142 (11.02%) AngularJS
19 133 (10.33%) Linux
20 130 (10.09%) Spring
21 124 (9.63%) SDLC
22 117 (9.08%) Degree
23 116 (9.01%) SOA
24 115 (8.93%) BDD
25 105 (8.15%) Python
25 105 (8.15%) ITIL
25 105 (8.15%) Web Services

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 52 (4.04%) Apache
2 37 (2.87%) MS Exchange
3 36 (2.80%) IIS
3 36 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 36 (2.80%) Tomcat
4 32 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (2.02%) CMS
6 25 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 22 (1.71%) WebLogic
8 17 (1.32%) JBoss
9 15 (1.16%) Apache Spark
9 15 (1.16%) Confluence
9 15 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (1.09%) Apache Solr
10 14 (1.09%) Skype for Business
11 11 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (0.78%) SAS
13 9 (0.70%) Apache Pig
13 9 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 87 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (0.78%) InDesign
3 9 (0.70%) Camtasia
3 9 (0.70%) FrameMaker
3 9 (0.70%) MS Office
3 9 (0.70%) RoboHelp
4 6 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.078%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.078%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.39%) SAP BPC
3 5 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.23%) Magento
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.16%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.16%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.078%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.078%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.078%) RMDS
7 1 (0.078%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 97 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (4.50%) SaaS
4 40 (3.11%) Office 365
5 22 (1.71%) PaaS
6 16 (1.24%) IaaS
7 13 (1.01%) G Suite
8 12 (0.93%) GitHub
9 11 (0.85%) Slack
10 9 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.70%) Force.com
11 6 (0.47%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.23%) Firebase
13 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
14 2 (0.16%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.078%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.26%) LAN
1 42 (3.26%) WAN
2 39 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.95%) Firewall
4 34 (2.64%) SAN
5 30 (2.33%) VPN
6 21 (1.63%) VoIP
7 20 (1.55%) VLAN
8 19 (1.48%) DNS
8 19 (1.48%) Internet
9 18 (1.40%) DHCP
10 17 (1.32%) Network Security
10 17 (1.32%) Wireless
11 12 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (0.70%) FTP
12 9 (0.70%) MPLS
13 8 (0.62%) HTTP
13 8 (0.62%) SSL
13 8 (0.62%) WLAN
14 7 (0.54%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 72 (5.59%) MongoDB
3 65 (5.05%) NoSQL
4 60 (4.66%) Relational Database
5 59 (4.58%) Big Data
6 53 (4.11%) MySQL
7 40 (3.11%) Hadoop
8 38 (2.95%) Oracle Database
9 36 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (2.80%) RDBMS
9 36 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 33 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 33 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 31 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
14 14 (1.09%) HBase
15 12 (0.93%) Apache Hive
16 11 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 102 (7.92%) Jenkins
2 96 (7.45%) Git (software)
3 66 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (3.34%) JIRA
5 42 (3.26%) Selenium
6 41 (3.18%) Visual Studio
7 34 (2.64%) Maven
7 34 (2.64%) Subversion
8 27 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 23 (1.79%) Cucumber
9 23 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
10 19 (1.48%) Gradle
11 17 (1.32%) LoadRunner
12 16 (1.24%) Appium
12 16 (1.24%) Ranorex
13 14 (1.09%) NUnit
13 14 (1.09%) TeamCity
14 13 (1.01%) Eclipse
14 13 (1.01%) JMeter
15 12 (0.93%) HP UFT
General
1 261 (20.26%) Finance
2 75 (5.82%) Retail
3 74 (5.75%) Banking
4 55 (4.27%) Marketing
5 45 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.64%) Publishing
7 30 (2.33%) Front Office
8 23 (1.79%) Games
9 22 (1.71%) Advertising
10 19 (1.48%) Law
10 19 (1.48%) Legal
11 16 (1.24%) Investment Banking
12 15 (1.16%) Electronics
12 15 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.16%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.93%) Back Office
14 10 (0.78%) Military
15 9 (0.70%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.47%) Music Industry
17 5 (0.39%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (23.84%) .NET
2 253 (19.64%) HTML
3 198 (15.37%) CSS
4 145 (11.26%) ASP.NET
5 142 (11.02%) AngularJS
6 130 (10.09%) Spring
7 105 (8.15%) Web Services
8 100 (7.76%) HTML5
9 82 (6.37%) jQuery
10 73 (5.67%) Hibernate
11 72 (5.59%) J2EE
12 70 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 70 (5.43%) RESTful
13 64 (4.97%) XML
14 58 (4.50%) Node.js
15 55 (4.27%) CSS3
16 54 (4.19%) Middleware
17 52 (4.04%) React
17 52 (4.04%) REST
18 51 (3.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 75 (5.82%) Computer Science
2 47 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
3 46 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (3.11%) Data Centre
5 39 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 34 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 34 (2.64%) Mobile App
7 33 (2.56%) User Experience
8 30 (2.33%) Mathematics
9 25 (1.94%) Equities
10 23 (1.79%) Derivative
11 22 (1.71%) Data Integration
12 16 (1.24%) Client/Server
13 15 (1.16%) Fixed Income
14 13 (1.01%) Algorithms
14 13 (1.01%) Chemistry
14 13 (1.01%) Fintech
14 13 (1.01%) Virtual Team
15 12 (0.93%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 144 (11.18%) Windows
2 133 (10.33%) Linux
3 72 (5.59%) Unix
4 58 (4.50%) Windows Server
5 40 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.01%) CentOS
8 13 (1.01%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.93%) Android
10 11 (0.85%) Solaris
11 9 (0.70%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.70%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.62%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.39%) AIX
14 5 (0.39%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.23%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (20.96%) Scrum
3 241 (18.71%) TDD
4 194 (15.06%) Mentoring
5 171 (13.28%) MVC
6 144 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
7 142 (11.02%) Software Engineering
8 124 (9.63%) SDLC
9 116 (9.01%) SOA
10 115 (8.93%) BDD
11 105 (8.15%) ITIL
12 103 (8.00%) Project Management
13 93 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 86 (6.68%) OO
15 84 (6.52%) Coaching
15 84 (6.52%) E-Commerce
16 80 (6.21%) Unit Testing
17 79 (6.13%) Kanban
18 78 (6.06%) DevOps
19 72 (5.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 455 (35.33%) Java
2 313 (24.30%) C#
3 271 (21.04%) JavaScript
4 253 (19.64%) SQL
5 105 (8.15%) Python
6 66 (5.12%) PHP
7 64 (4.97%) C++
7 64 (4.97%) Scala
8 49 (3.80%) Ruby
9 45 (3.49%) PL/SQL
10 34 (2.64%) T-SQL
11 28 (2.17%) Shell Script
12 26 (2.02%) C
13 25 (1.94%) Groovy
13 25 (1.94%) PowerShell
14 20 (1.55%) VB.NET
15 19 (1.48%) ABAP
16 14 (1.09%) Apex Code
16 14 (1.09%) Bash Shell
16 14 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 117 (9.08%) Degree
2 28 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (1.86%) ISTQB
4 22 (1.71%) Security Cleared
5 20 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (1.40%) MCSE
6 18 (1.40%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.16%) CCNP
8 11 (0.85%) CCIE
9 9 (0.70%) ISEB
10 8 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.47%) MCSA
11 6 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.39%) CCNA
13 4 (0.31%) CCSP
13 4 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.31%) MCITP
13 4 (0.31%) MCSD
14 3 (0.23%) MCTS
14 3 (0.23%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (5.90%) QA
2 37 (2.87%) SLA
3 11 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.078%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.078%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 67 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 51 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.80%) Docker
4 21 (1.63%) vSphere
5 18 (1.40%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.78%) vCloud
6 10 (0.78%) VMware ESX
6 10 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (0.62%) Apache Flume
8 7 (0.54%) Firmware
8 7 (0.54%) XenApp
9 6 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.39%) HDFS
10 5 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.31%) ProxySG
12 3 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.23%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.078%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (1.86%) Ansible
2 20 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.48%) Puppet
3 19 (1.48%) SCCM
4 12 (0.93%) SCOM
5 9 (0.70%) Oozie
6 7 (0.54%) Nagios
7 6 (0.47%) FortiGate
7 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (0.47%) vMotion
8 5 (0.39%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.31%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.23%) Control-M
10 3 (0.23%) EdgeSight
10 3 (0.23%) Salt
10 3 (0.23%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.23%) WSUS
10 3 (0.23%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.16%) Casper Suite
11 2 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 187 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 159 (12.34%) Oracle
3 84 (6.52%) VMware
4 61 (4.74%) Cisco
5 47 (3.65%) SAP
6 33 (2.56%) IBM
6 33 (2.56%) TIBCO
7 32 (2.48%) Citrix
7 32 (2.48%) Google
8 29 (2.25%) HP
9 22 (1.71%) Red Hat
10 21 (1.63%) Adobe
11 19 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (1.24%) NetApp
13 14 (1.09%) EMC
14 13 (1.01%) Informatica
15 12 (0.93%) Pega
16 11 (0.85%) Fidessa
17 10 (0.78%) 3PAR
17 10 (0.78%) XMPie
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Morayshire
Networkers
Posted: 17 hours ago
North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £65K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £65K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £61000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30995 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + £5,000 car, up to 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Mitcham, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago