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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 369 384 384
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 766 872 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.80% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.83% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 634 689 690
Median salary £60,000 £58,935 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.80% -1.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £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
93927 105447 110714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79022 87559 89297
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +14 725 £60,000 - 84
London +4 342 £75,000 +3.44% 29
South East -8 123 £52,500 - 14
City of London +31 62 £65,000 -7.14% 1
West Midlands +10 58 £46,500 -11.42% 4
Yorkshire +15 56 £50,000 +6.38% 13
Surrey +53 49 £60,000 +14.28% 2
East of England +11 40 £60,000 +25.00% 5
West Yorkshire +1 38 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Leeds +17 37 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Berkshire +15 35 £60,000 +4.34% 5
South West -16 35 £41,000 -12.65% 11
North West -25 33 £52,500 +11.11% 3
Scotland +11 31 £60,000 +14.83% 3
East Midlands +29 26 £50,000 -21.56% 3
Somerset - 22 £40,500 - 2
Nottinghamshire +24 18 £50,000 -16.66%
Manchester -25 18 £48,750 +8.03% 1
Bath - 18 £41,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +7 17 £60,000 -4.00%
Hampshire -12 16 £38,750 -22.50% 2
Telford +9 15 £43,619 -25.98% 1
Shropshire +4 15 £43,619 -25.98% 1
Reading +15 14 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Birmingham -23 14 £39,323 -39.50% 1
Glasgow -11 13 £45,250 -13.80% 2
Sheffield +31 12 £55,000 +24.29% 1
Edinburgh +25 12 £65,000 +36.84% 1
South Yorkshire +23 12 £55,000 +24.29% 2
Westminster - 12 £80,000 -

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 551 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 447 (30.60%) Java
3 339 (23.20%) .NET
4 319 (21.83%) JavaScript
5 306 (20.94%) Microsoft
6 301 (20.60%) C#
7 276 (18.89%) Finance
8 262 (17.93%) Mentoring
9 258 (17.66%) SQL
10 250 (17.11%) Scrum
11 245 (16.77%) HTML
12 231 (15.81%) TDD
13 228 (15.61%) CSS
14 224 (15.33%) SQL Server
15 208 (14.24%) Windows
16 193 (13.21%) Linux
17 187 (12.80%) Oracle
18 167 (11.43%) MVC
19 161 (11.02%) MS Excel
20 158 (10.81%) ITIL
21 155 (10.61%) Git (software)
22 143 (9.79%) AngularJS
23 142 (9.72%) VMware
24 137 (9.38%) Degree
25 132 (9.03%) Software Engineering
26 131 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
26 131 (8.97%) ASP.NET
27 126 (8.62%) Project Management
28 123 (8.42%) Web Services
28 123 (8.42%) 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 73 (5.00%) IIS
2 72 (4.93%) MS Exchange
3 54 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 48 (3.29%) CMS
5 44 (3.01%) Apache
6 40 (2.74%) Tomcat
7 31 (2.12%) Skype for Business
8 26 (1.78%) WebSphere
9 25 (1.71%) Confluence
10 23 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (1.23%) Drupal
12 18 (1.23%) WebLogic
13 17 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 16 (1.10%) Apache Solr
15 14 (0.96%) CICS
15 14 (0.96%) NServiceBus
16 12 (0.82%) Apache Spark
16 12 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 161 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.23%) MS Office
3 15 (1.03%) FrameMaker
3 15 (1.03%) RoboHelp
4 9 (0.62%) MS Project
5 4 (0.27%) 3ds Max
5 4 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
6 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.14%) Gephi
8 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.41%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 6 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.41%) Unica
3 5 (0.34%) RMDS
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.27%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.21%) Algo Collateral
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.21%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.14%) Magento
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 79 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (2.46%) Office 365
4 25 (1.71%) SaaS
5 20 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.55%) IaaS
9 7 (0.48%) GitHub
10 6 (0.41%) BlueKai
10 6 (0.41%) PaaS
11 5 (0.34%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.21%) Sumo Logic
13 2 (0.14%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle CX
13 2 (0.14%) Slack
14 1 (0.068%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.068%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 69 (4.72%) Firewall
1 69 (4.72%) SAN
2 68 (4.65%) Internet
3 45 (3.08%) TCP/IP
4 34 (2.33%) HTTP
5 32 (2.19%) VLAN
5 32 (2.19%) VoIP
6 31 (2.12%) LAN
6 31 (2.12%) WAN
7 29 (1.98%) VPN
8 28 (1.92%) Network Security
9 26 (1.78%) DNS
10 21 (1.44%) Wireless
11 18 (1.23%) DHCP
11 18 (1.23%) MPLS
12 14 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (0.68%) ADSL
14 10 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (0.68%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.02%) NoSQL
3 84 (5.75%) MySQL
4 76 (5.20%) MongoDB
5 72 (4.93%) Relational Database
6 59 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
7 53 (3.63%) Big Data
8 49 (3.35%) RDBMS
9 37 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 35 (2.40%) Hadoop
11 32 (2.19%) Oracle Database
12 31 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 29 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
14 28 (1.92%) DB2
14 28 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (1.44%) Couchbase
16 20 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
17 16 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 155 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 102 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 79 (5.41%) JIRA
4 46 (3.15%) Subversion
5 42 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (2.74%) Maven
6 40 (2.74%) Selenium
7 36 (2.46%) Visual Studio
8 29 (1.98%) Appium
9 24 (1.64%) Calabash
10 21 (1.44%) Cucumber
10 21 (1.44%) TeamCity
11 19 (1.30%) Ant
12 18 (1.23%) Eclipse
12 18 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
13 17 (1.16%) JUnit
14 16 (1.10%) PHPUnit
15 15 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (0.96%) NUnit
17 13 (0.89%) Grunt
General
1 276 (18.89%) Finance
2 98 (6.71%) Banking
3 84 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 83 (5.68%) Retail
5 42 (2.87%) Marketing
6 39 (2.67%) Games
7 29 (1.98%) Advertising
8 27 (1.85%) Back Office
8 27 (1.85%) Law
9 25 (1.71%) Front Office
10 22 (1.51%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.37%) Publishing
12 17 (1.16%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.89%) Electronics
14 12 (0.82%) Billing
15 11 (0.75%) Multimedia
16 10 (0.68%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.68%) Legal
17 5 (0.34%) Private Banking
18 4 (0.27%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (23.20%) .NET
2 245 (16.77%) HTML
3 228 (15.61%) CSS
4 143 (9.79%) AngularJS
5 131 (8.97%) ASP.NET
6 123 (8.42%) jQuery
6 123 (8.42%) Web Services
7 102 (6.98%) XML
8 96 (6.57%) HTML5
9 94 (6.43%) Spring
10 83 (5.68%) REST
11 74 (5.07%) JSON
12 71 (4.86%) RESTful
13 69 (4.72%) Hibernate
14 68 (4.65%) .NET Framework
15 64 (4.38%) SOAP
16 55 (3.76%) J2EE
16 55 (3.76%) Node.js
17 51 (3.49%) CSS3
18 49 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 83 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
1 83 (5.68%) Computer Science
2 74 (5.07%) Mobile App
3 56 (3.83%) Data Centre
4 43 (2.94%) User Experience
5 28 (1.92%) Virtual Team
6 26 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 19 (1.30%) Chemistry
8 19 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (1.30%) Mainframe
8 19 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 18 (1.23%) Fintech
10 17 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
11 16 (1.10%) Equities
12 15 (1.03%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.03%) Visualisation
13 12 (0.82%) PKI
14 11 (0.75%) Replication
14 11 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 208 (14.24%) Windows
2 193 (13.21%) Linux
3 115 (7.87%) Unix
4 76 (5.20%) Windows Server
5 58 (3.97%) Apple iOS
6 51 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (3.42%) Android
8 38 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (1.57%) Solaris
11 21 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (1.44%) Windows 7
12 14 (0.96%) MVS
13 11 (0.75%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.68%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.55%) AIX
15 8 (0.55%) CentOS
16 7 (0.48%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.41%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (17.93%) Mentoring
3 250 (17.11%) Scrum
4 231 (15.81%) TDD
5 167 (11.43%) MVC
6 158 (10.81%) ITIL
7 132 (9.03%) Software Engineering
8 131 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
9 126 (8.62%) Project Management
10 116 (7.94%) E-Commerce
11 102 (6.98%) Unit Testing
12 101 (6.91%) OO
12 101 (6.91%) SOA
13 100 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 95 (6.50%) BDD
15 87 (5.95%) Analytics
15 87 (5.95%) SDLC
16 86 (5.89%) Open Source
17 82 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
18 81 (5.54%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 447 (30.60%) Java
2 319 (21.83%) JavaScript
3 301 (20.60%) C#
4 258 (17.66%) SQL
5 107 (7.32%) PHP
6 97 (6.64%) Python
7 72 (4.93%) Ruby
8 59 (4.04%) PowerShell
9 49 (3.35%) C++
10 47 (3.22%) T-SQL
11 43 (2.94%) Scala
12 37 (2.53%) Perl
13 36 (2.46%) Objective-C
14 29 (1.98%) PL/SQL
15 26 (1.78%) VB.NET
16 24 (1.64%) C
17 22 (1.51%) ABAP
18 21 (1.44%) Shell Script
19 17 (1.16%) COBOL
19 17 (1.16%) JCL
Qualifications
1 137 (9.38%) Degree
2 50 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 28 (1.92%) MCSE
5 27 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (1.30%) CCNA
7 18 (1.23%) CCNP
8 17 (1.16%) SC Cleared
9 16 (1.10%) MCSD
10 15 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (0.55%) PhD
13 7 (0.48%) CCVP
13 7 (0.48%) ISEB
14 6 (0.41%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.34%) CCIE
15 5 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.34%) MCITP
15 5 (0.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (6.98%) QA
2 53 (3.63%) SLA
3 9 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.62%) WCAG
4 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.068%) FATCA
5 1 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.068%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 119 (8.15%) Active Directory
2 99 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.71%) vSphere
5 24 (1.64%) XenApp
6 22 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 21 (1.44%) Docker
8 12 (0.82%) XenDesktop
9 11 (0.75%) NFS
9 11 (0.75%) vCloud
9 11 (0.75%) VMware ESX
9 11 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
10 10 (0.68%) Firmware
10 10 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (0.48%) Apache Flume
12 7 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.34%) HDFS
13 5 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 3 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 41 (2.81%) SCCM
2 21 (1.44%) Ansible
2 21 (1.44%) Puppet
3 19 (1.30%) Nagios
3 19 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.03%) FortiGate
5 12 (0.82%) SCOM
6 9 (0.62%) EdgeSight
6 9 (0.62%) SCOrch
6 9 (0.62%) WSUS
7 8 (0.55%) Simpana
8 7 (0.48%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
8 7 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (0.48%) Oozie
9 5 (0.34%) Control-M
9 5 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
9 5 (0.34%) Oracle ZFS
10 4 (0.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 306 (20.94%) Microsoft
2 187 (12.80%) Oracle
3 142 (9.72%) VMware
4 98 (6.71%) Cisco
5 58 (3.97%) IBM
6 55 (3.76%) Citrix
7 54 (3.70%) HP
8 47 (3.22%) SAP
9 44 (3.01%) Google
10 38 (2.60%) Apple
10 38 (2.60%) Red Hat
11 34 (2.33%) NetApp
12 32 (2.19%) Informatica
13 31 (2.12%) Adobe
14 24 (1.64%) Perforce
15 21 (1.44%) EMC
16 18 (1.23%) Sybase
17 16 (1.10%) 3PAR
18 15 (1.03%) Zend
19 13 (0.89%) Sitecore
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £64,000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 75,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £59000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
JP Boden & Co Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Resource Group
Salary: £60-65K + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £84000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
UWE
Salary: From £37,768 to £41,255 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Greythorn
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago