Period
to 1 December 2021

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 1 December 2021.

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

Team Lead
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 205 189 224
Rank change year-on-year -16 +35 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 53 25 101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.86% 0.62% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.66% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 50 24 80
10th Percentile £46,000 £34,825 £41,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £52,340 £65,750
Median % change year-on-year +24.19% -20.40% +1.15%
75th Percentile £84,688 £77,500 £84,688
90th Percentile £93,750 £120,250 £105,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £54,681 £62,500
% change year-on-year +18.87% -12.51% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 5,781 3,789 9,362
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.51% 93.35% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5,158 3,320 8,219
10th Percentile £42,250 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £54,042 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
75th Percentile £91,250 £85,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £101,250 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the City of London

Team Leader
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Team Leader in the City of London.

Salary trend for Team Leader in the City of London

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Team Leader in the City of London over the 6 months to 1 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in the City of London

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 December 2021, Team 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 City of London region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
1 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (52.83%) Azure
3 25 (47.17%) Finance
4 21 (39.62%) Windows
4 21 (39.62%) DevOps
5 16 (30.19%) SQL
6 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
7 14 (26.42%) C#
7 14 (26.42%) Incident Management
8 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
8 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
8 12 (22.64%) Scrum
9 11 (20.75%) TDD
9 11 (20.75%) .NET
9 11 (20.75%) User Experience
10 10 (18.87%) TypeScript
10 10 (18.87%) SDLC
10 10 (18.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
10 10 (18.87%) Degree
10 10 (18.87%) QA
10 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (18.87%) HTML
10 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
10 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
10 10 (18.87%) CSS
10 10 (18.87%) MVC
10 10 (18.87%) DevSecOps
11 9 (16.98%) Web Services

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.66%) SAS
2 2 (3.77%) Confluence
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) Jupyter
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.77%) FastStats
2 2 (3.77%) Unica
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.89%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 28 (52.83%) Azure
2 6 (11.32%) AWS
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (9.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (9.43%) Power Platform
4 2 (3.77%) PowerApps
5 1 (1.89%) Azure Functions
5 1 (1.89%) Azure Logic Apps
5 1 (1.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Firepower
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (3.77%) DHCP
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.77%) VLAN
2 2 (3.77%) VoIP
2 2 (3.77%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) Extranet
3 1 (1.89%) Intranet
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Power BI
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.77%) Tableau
5 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.89%) Big Data
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.89%) QlikView
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.89%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Selenium
2 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (47.17%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Law
3 5 (9.43%) Legal
3 5 (9.43%) Social Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Environmental Health
5 1 (1.89%) Front Office
5 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.89%) International Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
2 11 (20.75%) .NET
3 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
3 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
3 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (18.87%) CSS
3 10 (18.87%) HTML
4 9 (16.98%) Web Services
5 3 (5.66%) React
6 2 (3.77%) .NET Core
6 2 (3.77%) NumPy
6 2 (3.77%) Pandas
7 1 (1.89%) jQuery
7 1 (1.89%) NgRx
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.89%) REST
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) User Experience
2 4 (7.55%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.55%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.55%) iPad
2 4 (7.55%) iPhone
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) EFT
3 2 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Derivative
4 1 (1.89%) Equities
4 1 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.89%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Unix
3 2 (3.77%) VMS
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) DevOps
3 14 (26.42%) Incident Management
4 12 (22.64%) Scrum
5 11 (20.75%) TDD
6 10 (18.87%) DevSecOps
6 10 (18.87%) MVC
6 10 (18.87%) SDLC
7 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.98%) Software Delivery
8 7 (13.21%) Line Management
9 6 (11.32%) Asset Management
9 6 (11.32%) Fintech
9 6 (11.32%) ITIL
9 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
10 5 (9.43%) ITSM
10 5 (9.43%) Service Management
11 4 (7.55%) Change Management
11 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
11 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 14 (26.42%) C#
3 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
4 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.87%) TypeScript
5 7 (13.21%) Python
6 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.66%) Java
7 3 (5.66%) R
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (18.87%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) PMO
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Firmware
3 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.77%) Rundeck
1 2 (3.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Apple
2 4 (7.55%) HP
2 4 (7.55%) MobileIron
2 4 (7.55%) Remedy
2 4 (7.55%) Veritas
3 2 (3.77%) Apteco
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco
3 2 (3.77%) Dell
3 2 (3.77%) IBM
3 2 (3.77%) PagerDuty
3 2 (3.77%) Rapid7
3 2 (3.77%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) Symantec
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle