Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Team Lead
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 181 97
Rank change year-on-year +35 -84 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 45 41 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.16% 0.87% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.90% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 85
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% -3.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £32,600
90th Percentile £57,000 £57,625 £59,300
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% -8.42% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3740 4551 3818
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.40% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 3402 3191
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in Birmingham

Team Leader
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Team Leader in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Team Leader in Birmingham

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in Birmingham

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Team 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 across the Birmingham region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
3 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (28.89%) QA
4 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (22.22%) .NET
6 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
6 8 (17.78%) JIRA
6 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
6 8 (17.78%) TestRail
6 8 (17.78%) Selenium
6 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
7 7 (15.56%) Scenario Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Line Management
7 7 (15.56%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Finance
7 7 (15.56%) Games
7 7 (15.56%) Cisco
7 7 (15.56%) Java
7 7 (15.56%) ITIL
7 7 (15.56%) Windows
8 6 (13.33%) C#
8 6 (13.33%) SAN
8 6 (13.33%) ISEB
8 6 (13.33%) ISTQB
8 6 (13.33%) TDD
8 6 (13.33%) BDD
8 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (6.67%) IIS
1 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.44%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.44%) WordPress
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.22%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) SAN
2 5 (11.11%) DNS
2 5 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (11.11%) Intranet
2 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.89%) LAN
3 4 (8.89%) WAN
4 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.44%) BGP
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.44%) DMZ
5 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 2 (4.44%) MPLS
5 2 (4.44%) Network Security
5 2 (4.44%) OSPF
5 2 (4.44%) VLAN
5 2 (4.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) Skype
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) GIS
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.44%) QGIS
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
1 8 (17.78%) JIRA
1 8 (17.78%) Selenium
1 8 (17.78%) TestRail
2 5 (11.11%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.67%) git-flow
3 3 (6.67%) JMeter
3 3 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
1 7 (15.56%) Games
2 3 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.89%) REST
3 4 (8.89%) RESTful
3 4 (8.89%) Web Services
4 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (6.67%) LINQ
4 3 (6.67%) WCF
5 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.44%) Spring
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.22%) JMS
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) Node.js
6 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) PKI
2 5 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) FMCG
4 2 (4.44%) Replication
5 1 (2.22%) CESG
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) AIX
3 2 (4.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
2 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
3 7 (15.56%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) Line Management
3 7 (15.56%) Scenario Testing
3 7 (15.56%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (13.33%) BDD
4 6 (13.33%) TDD
4 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 5 (11.11%) MVC
5 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Statistics
5 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 4 (8.89%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (8.89%) Web Development
7 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.67%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) Java
3 6 (13.33%) C#
4 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) ISEB
1 6 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) CCDP
4 3 (6.67%) CCNP
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) MCSE
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.44%) SLA
4 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) Docker
2 5 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Cisco
3 5 (11.11%) Sophos
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 3 (6.67%) Xamarin
5 2 (4.44%) Palo Alto
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Sun
5 2 (4.44%) Veeam
6 1 (2.22%) Intel
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat