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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 180 193 157
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 49 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.43% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.45% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 34
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £41,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,100 £87,200
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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 +14 18 £50,500 -17.21% 3
Staffordshire 0 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Coventry -8 4 £59,000 +40.47% 1
Warwickshire -17 2 £45,750 -6.15%
Solihull - 2 £46,250 - 1
Walsall - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 29 (37.66%) SQL
2 21 (27.27%) .NET
2 21 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.38%) Mentoring
5 16 (20.78%) C#
5 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
6 15 (19.48%) Incident Management
7 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 14 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (15.58%) SOA
9 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (14.29%) HTML
10 11 (14.29%) Linux
10 11 (14.29%) Web Services
11 10 (12.99%) Finance
11 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET
11 10 (12.99%) Java
11 10 (12.99%) SDLC
12 9 (11.69%) T-SQL
12 9 (11.69%) Windows
13 8 (10.39%) VB.NET
13 8 (10.39%) CSS
13 8 (10.39%) OO
13 8 (10.39%) PHP
13 8 (10.39%) NetApp
13 8 (10.39%) EMC
13 8 (10.39%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (10.39%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.19%) Apache Solr
2 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) CMS
3 1 (1.30%) FileNet
3 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.49%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.19%) Office 365
3 4 (5.19%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) SAN
2 5 (6.49%) Firewall
3 4 (5.19%) DNS
3 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.19%) VoIP
4 1 (1.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.60%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Games
2 4 (5.19%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Legal
3 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) .NET
2 11 (14.29%) HTML
2 11 (14.29%) Web Services
3 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.39%) CSS
4 8 (10.39%) HTML5
5 7 (9.09%) CSS3
6 6 (7.79%) WinForms
7 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.19%) EDI
7 4 (5.19%) Entity Framework
7 4 (5.19%) JDBC
7 4 (5.19%) Lucene
7 4 (5.19%) ODBC
8 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (3.90%) RESTful
8 3 (3.90%) WPF
9 2 (2.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.49%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Linked Data
4 4 (5.19%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.19%) Semantic Web
5 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.90%) Telematics
6 2 (2.60%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) CMDB
7 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
2 9 (11.69%) Windows
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.19%) OpenVMS
4 4 (5.19%) Solaris
5 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.38%) Mentoring
3 15 (19.48%) Incident Management
4 14 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (15.58%) SOA
7 10 (12.99%) SDLC
8 8 (10.39%) OO
8 8 (10.39%) Web Development
9 7 (9.09%) Information Security
9 7 (9.09%) Release Management
10 6 (7.79%) Coaching
10 6 (7.79%) ITIL
10 6 (7.79%) Performance Management
10 6 (7.79%) Project Management
11 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.49%) High Availability
11 5 (6.49%) Presales
11 5 (6.49%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.49%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.66%) SQL
2 16 (20.78%) C#
3 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.99%) Java
5 9 (11.69%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.39%) PHP
6 8 (10.39%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.79%) C
7 6 (7.79%) Ruby
8 4 (5.19%) C++
8 4 (5.19%) KiXtart
8 4 (5.19%) Perl
8 4 (5.19%) SPARQL
9 3 (3.90%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) CITP
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (10.39%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) 3PAR
2 8 (10.39%) EMC
2 8 (10.39%) NetApp
2 8 (10.39%) VMware
3 4 (5.19%) Citrix
4 3 (3.90%) Progress
4 3 (3.90%) SAP
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle
6 1 (1.30%) Epicor
6 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds
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