The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Technical Lead
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 120 121
Rank change year-on-year +15 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 16 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.87% 0.98% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.04% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 7
Median salary £47,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £50,500 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £65,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year - -3.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1788 2316 1800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.96% 94.84% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1739 1485
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Birmingham

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in Birmingham

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 across the Birmingham region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) ITIL
3 12 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 12 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 11 (40.74%) Line Management
4 11 (40.74%) Change Management
4 11 (40.74%) Finance
5 10 (37.04%) Service Management
5 10 (37.04%) Retail
5 10 (37.04%) Problem Management
5 10 (37.04%) Matrix Management
5 10 (37.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) VMware
6 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (14.81%) Windows
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) Java
8 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 3 (11.11%) EMC
8 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 3 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (11.11%) NetApp
8 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
8 3 (11.11%) React
8 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (7.41%) Windows Server

Technical 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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Northgate Housing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) FTP
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) React
2 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) Ember.js
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) Express
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 11 (40.74%) Change Management
3 11 (40.74%) Line Management
4 10 (37.04%) Matrix Management
4 10 (37.04%) Problem Management
4 10 (37.04%) Service Management
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
7 2 (7.41%) Patch Management
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery Management
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) Web Filtering
8 1 (3.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) Netcool
3 1 (3.70%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
3 3 (11.11%) EMC
3 3 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Dell
4 2 (7.41%) Forcepoint
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) NEC
5 1 (3.70%) Northgate
5 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
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