Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Technical Lead
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 259 272
Rank change year-on-year +27 +13 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 89 89 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.87% 0.76% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.79% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 73 76 116
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £49,250 £49,375 £51,250
90th Percentile £98,250 £91,875 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £73,000 £69,000
% change year-on-year -0.68% +5.80% -1.43%

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 9690 11231 16273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.42% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8777 10236 14140
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in the City of London

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in the City of London

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 City of London region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 35 (39.33%) SQL
2 34 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (35.96%) Finance
4 29 (32.58%) Java
5 27 (30.34%) C#
6 25 (28.09%) JavaScript
7 23 (25.84%) .NET
8 21 (23.60%) TDD
9 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
9 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
9 20 (22.47%) HTML
10 16 (17.98%) Windows
11 15 (16.85%) CSS
12 14 (15.73%) MySQL
12 14 (15.73%) Oracle
12 14 (15.73%) Banking
13 13 (14.61%) Scrum
13 13 (14.61%) Degree
13 13 (14.61%) HTML5
13 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
14 11 (12.36%) PowerShell
14 11 (12.36%) jQuery
14 11 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (12.36%) PHP
15 10 (11.24%) MVC
15 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (11.24%) Mentoring
16 9 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (10.11%) Front Office
16 9 (10.11%) PL/SQL

Technical 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 9 (10.11%) IIS
2 8 (8.99%) Drupal
3 7 (7.87%) CMS
4 3 (3.37%) Apache
4 3 (3.37%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.25%) GemFire
5 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.12%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.12%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.12%) nginx
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.12%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.12%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Eikon
2 2 (2.25%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.12%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.12%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.12%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.62%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) BlueKai
3 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.12%) GitHub
3 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) FTP
1 6 (6.74%) SSL
2 5 (5.62%) DHCP
2 5 (5.62%) DNS
2 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.49%) Internet
4 1 (1.12%) HTTP
4 1 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.73%) MySQL
3 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (7.87%) OLAP
4 7 (7.87%) OLAP Cube
5 6 (6.74%) Power BI
5 6 (6.74%) QlikView
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.74%) WhereScape RED
6 4 (4.49%) Big Data
7 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.25%) Flink
8 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.12%) BigQuery
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) PHPUnit
2 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) JIRA
3 3 (3.37%) Maven
3 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.12%) Ant
4 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (35.96%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Banking
3 9 (10.11%) Front Office
4 5 (5.62%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Advertising
6 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 3 (3.37%) Publishing
7 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.12%) Automotive
8 1 (1.12%) Back Office
8 1 (1.12%) Billing
8 1 (1.12%) Games
8 1 (1.12%) Law
8 1 (1.12%) Marketing
8 1 (1.12%) Online Betting
8 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.84%) .NET
2 20 (22.47%) HTML
3 15 (16.85%) CSS
4 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
4 13 (14.61%) HTML5
5 11 (12.36%) jQuery
6 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET
6 9 (10.11%) Web Services
7 8 (8.99%) CSS3
7 8 (8.99%) REST
7 8 (8.99%) Spring
8 7 (7.87%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (7.87%) RESTful
8 7 (7.87%) SOAP
8 7 (7.87%) Symfony
9 6 (6.74%) MDX
9 6 (6.74%) XML
10 5 (5.62%) Ajax
10 5 (5.62%) Grails
10 5 (5.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
1 3 (3.37%) Fintech
1 3 (3.37%) User Experience
2 2 (2.25%) Derivative
2 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.25%) Xbox
3 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.12%) Exotic Derivative
3 1 (1.12%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.12%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.12%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (1.12%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.12%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Windows
2 7 (7.87%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.62%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.49%) Unix
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) TDD
3 13 (14.61%) Scrum
4 11 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (11.24%) Mentoring
5 10 (11.24%) MVC
6 9 (10.11%) OO
7 8 (8.99%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 8 (8.99%) Asset Management
7 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.99%) Coaching
7 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.99%) ITIL
7 8 (8.99%) Multithreading
8 7 (7.87%) Code Optimisation
8 7 (7.87%) ETL
8 7 (7.87%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (6.74%) CRM
9 6 (6.74%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (6.74%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.33%) SQL
2 29 (32.58%) Java
3 27 (30.34%) C#
4 25 (28.09%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.36%) PHP
5 11 (12.36%) PowerShell
6 9 (10.11%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.74%) C
9 5 (5.62%) Groovy
10 3 (3.37%) Python
11 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.25%) C++
11 2 (2.25%) Ruby
11 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.12%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.12%) Fortran
12 1 (1.12%) R
12 1 (1.12%) Scala
12 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.12%) MCSA
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.25%) PMO
4 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.25%) VMware NSX
2 1 (1.12%) Cronacle
2 1 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.25%) Puppet
2 2 (2.25%) SCOM
2 2 (2.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) Oracle
3 6 (6.74%) Citrix
4 4 (4.49%) Bloomberg
4 4 (4.49%) VMware
5 3 (3.37%) Sybase
6 2 (2.25%) Adobe
6 2 (2.25%) SAP
7 1 (1.12%) Apple
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco
7 1 (1.12%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.12%) Facebook
7 1 (1.12%) hybris
7 1 (1.12%) IBM
7 1 (1.12%) OpenText
7 1 (1.12%) Progress
7 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.12%) Tableau
7 1 (1.12%) Twitter
7 1 (1.12%) Xamarin