Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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

Technical Lead
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 196 166
Rank change year-on-year +43 -30 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 23 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.75% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.38% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 35
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £47,875 £58,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £66,650 £75,000 £78,250
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -3.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 2,970 4,167 3,377
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 97.29% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,150 3,176 2,801
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £64,500
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Cambridgeshire

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in Cambridgeshire

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in Cambridgeshire

Technical Leader
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +61 11 £62,500 - 1
Peterborough -25 10 £62,500 -3.85%
Technical Leader
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Technical Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
3 9 (39.13%) Coaching
3 9 (39.13%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) TDD
5 7 (30.43%) Pair Programming
5 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (26.09%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (26.09%) OO
6 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (26.09%) Creative Thinking
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
8 4 (17.39%) Kanban
8 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
8 4 (17.39%) JIRA
8 4 (17.39%) ReSharper
8 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
8 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (4.35%) Smallworld
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.35%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (4.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
1 4 (17.39%) ReSharper
1 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.04%) Electronics
3 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Core
4 4 (17.39%) React
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (13.04%) CSS3
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) Redux
5 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Core
6 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Blog
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
3 9 (39.13%) Coaching
4 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (30.43%) Pair Programming
5 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
5 7 (30.43%) TDD
6 6 (26.09%) Creative Thinking
6 6 (26.09%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (26.09%) OO
6 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (17.39%) Kanban
8 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
9 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
9 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
9 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) HP
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Meraki
3 1 (4.35%) Sage
3 1 (4.35%) Xerox