The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 188 193 162
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 22 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.30% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.32% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 32
Average salary £62,000 £46,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.78% +5.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,645 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,250 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Technical Leader
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5009 5016 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.96% 95.04% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4198 4246 4050
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,962 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Leader in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the West Midlands region.

Technical Leader Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Technical Leader Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical Leader
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -7 15 £62,500 +40.44% 2
Warwickshire -10 3 £47,500 -14.41%
Coventry -8 2 £46,250 +26.21%
Staffordshire +10 1 £62,000 -
Solihull - 1 £49,500 -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Technical Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Leader in their job title.

1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) .NET
4 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
5 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
6 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 10 (27.78%) MVC
7 9 (25.00%) Finance
7 9 (25.00%) WCF
8 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (22.22%) 3PAR
8 8 (22.22%) Lync
8 8 (22.22%) VMware
8 8 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (22.22%) EMC
8 8 (22.22%) NetApp
8 8 (22.22%) OO
9 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
9 7 (19.44%) MATLAB
9 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
9 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.67%) Scrum
10 6 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
10 6 (16.67%) WPF
10 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
10 6 (16.67%) HTML
10 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 6 (16.67%) CSS

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Technical Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) Lync
2 5 (13.89%) SAS
3 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Simulink
3 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (13.89%) QlikView
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) WCF
3 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
4 6 (16.67%) WPF
4 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 6 (16.67%) HTML
4 6 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.78%) CSS3
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.78%) HTML5
6 1 (2.78%) JPA
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax
6 1 (2.78%) Spring
6 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.78%) LINQ
6 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.78%) Java EE
6 1 (2.78%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
1 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.56%) PMI
2 2 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Life Science
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
2 10 (27.78%) MVC
3 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 8 (22.22%) OO
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Bayesian Methods
6 5 (13.89%) Time Series Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.89%) QMS
6 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (5.56%) CRM
9 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) C#
3 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
3 7 (19.44%) MATLAB
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) R
6 1 (2.78%) PHP5
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCTS
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) CCIE
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSD
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) 3PAR
2 8 (22.22%) VMware
2 8 (22.22%) EMC
2 8 (22.22%) NetApp
3 5 (13.89%) Google
4 4 (11.11%) GUPTA
5 2 (5.56%) Xilinx
5 2 (5.56%) Altera
6 1 (2.78%) Telerik
6 1 (2.78%) Sybase
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago