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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 210 201 167
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 15 14 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.26% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 39
Average salary £62,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.32% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.62% +13.68%
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
5449 5121 5278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.05% 94.83% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4497 4288 4433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 -1 12 £62,500 +47.05%
Staffordshire +3 1 £62,000 -0.80% 1
Coventry -14 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £49,500 -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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%) Microsoft
3 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
4 13 (36.11%) VMware
4 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 12 (33.33%) Lync
5 12 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 12 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (33.33%) NetApp
5 12 (33.33%) EMC
5 12 (33.33%) C#
6 10 (27.78%) .NET
6 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.78%) WCF
7 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 8 (22.22%) Finance
8 7 (19.44%) CSS
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
8 7 (19.44%) WPF
9 6 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) MVC
10 5 (13.89%) MATLAB
10 5 (13.89%) Project Management
10 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
10 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
10 5 (13.89%) SAS
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (13.89%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (33.33%) Lync
2 5 (13.89%) SAS
3 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (13.89%) QlikView
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (22.22%) 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 10 (27.78%) .NET
1 10 (27.78%) WCF
2 7 (19.44%) WPF
2 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 7 (19.44%) CSS
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.78%) LINQ
5 1 (2.78%) JPA
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) Java EE
5 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.78%) Struts
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.56%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Life Science
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 6 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.89%) Bayesian Methods
4 5 (13.89%) Time Series Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) SDLC
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
8 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.78%) QMS
8 1 (2.78%) Market Research
8 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) MATLAB
4 5 (13.89%) R
5 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) PHP5
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCTS
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCSD
2 1 (2.78%) CCIE
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
3 12 (33.33%) EMC
3 12 (33.33%) NetApp
3 12 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 5 (13.89%) GUPTA
4 5 (13.89%) Google
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) Sybase
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Telerik
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Salary: £45k - 65k per year
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