The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
London / City of London
Rank 183 223 217
Rank change year-on-year +40 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 43 50 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.86% 0.70% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.74% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 90
Median salary £70,000 £64,000 £66,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% -4.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £53,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £98,250 £95,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4800 6788 9781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.65% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4408 6071 8330
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,006
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in the City of London

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 50 (53.19%) Java
2 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (31.91%) Mentoring
4 26 (27.66%) Finance
4 26 (27.66%) TDD
5 22 (23.40%) Scrum
6 17 (18.09%) HTML
7 15 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (14.89%) DevOps
8 14 (14.89%) Jenkins
8 14 (14.89%) SQL
8 14 (14.89%) OO
9 13 (13.83%) Oracle
9 13 (13.83%) Maven
10 12 (12.77%) SOA
10 12 (12.77%) Coaching
10 12 (12.77%) RESTful
11 11 (11.70%) Waterfall
11 11 (11.70%) Kanban
11 11 (11.70%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (11.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (11.70%) UML
11 11 (11.70%) OOA/OOD
11 11 (11.70%) Banking
12 10 (10.64%) Spring
12 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
12 10 (10.64%) .NET
12 10 (10.64%) BDD
12 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
13 9 (9.57%) Scala

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (6.38%) Apache
1 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.13%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.06%) SAS
3 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.06%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.06%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) SaaS
2 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) Big Data
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.26%) OLTP
5 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.06%) HBase
7 1 (1.06%) Impala
7 1 (1.06%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.06%) Redis
7 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.06%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.83%) Maven
3 11 (11.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.51%) LoadRunner
6 6 (6.38%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.13%) eggPlant
7 2 (2.13%) Gradle
7 2 (2.13%) Grunt
7 2 (2.13%) JMeter
8 1 (1.06%) Moq
8 1 (1.06%) NUnit
8 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Banking
3 5 (5.32%) Front Office
3 5 (5.32%) Legal
4 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Retail
5 3 (3.19%) Marketing
5 3 (3.19%) Prime Brokerage
6 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.13%) Games
6 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.06%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.09%) HTML
2 12 (12.77%) RESTful
3 10 (10.64%) .NET
3 10 (10.64%) Spring
4 7 (7.45%) J2EE
5 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
5 6 (6.38%) JDBC
5 6 (6.38%) Struts
6 5 (5.32%) CSS
6 5 (5.32%) Web Services
7 4 (4.26%) HTML5
7 4 (4.26%) Node.js
7 4 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.19%) Angular 2
8 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (3.19%) Middleware
8 3 (3.19%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.19%) XML
9 2 (2.13%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.38%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.32%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.19%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.13%) Social Media
7 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.06%) Derivative
7 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.06%) Equities
7 1 (1.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Windows
2 4 (4.26%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.19%) Linux
4 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.91%) Mentoring
3 26 (27.66%) TDD
4 22 (23.40%) Scrum
5 15 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.89%) DevOps
6 14 (14.89%) OO
7 12 (12.77%) Coaching
7 12 (12.77%) SOA
8 11 (11.70%) Kanban
8 11 (11.70%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (11.70%) UML
8 11 (11.70%) Waterfall
9 10 (10.64%) BDD
10 9 (9.57%) Line Management
11 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.45%) Analytics
12 7 (7.45%) Test Management
12 7 (7.45%) Test Scripting
13 6 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 50 (53.19%) Java
2 14 (14.89%) SQL
3 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.57%) C#
4 9 (9.57%) Scala
5 6 (6.38%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.26%) Clojure
7 3 (3.19%) C++
7 3 (3.19%) Elixir
7 3 (3.19%) Python
7 3 (3.19%) Ruby
8 2 (2.13%) C
8 2 (2.13%) Groovy
9 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.06%) Go
9 1 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Docker
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.06%) Ansible
2 1 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Oracle
2 6 (6.38%) IBM
2 6 (6.38%) PayPal
3 5 (5.32%) Citrix
4 2 (2.13%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.13%) FactSet
4 2 (2.13%) Fidessa
4 2 (2.13%) Reuters
5 1 (1.06%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.06%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.06%) Cognos
5 1 (1.06%) Informatica
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) Sybase
5 1 (1.06%) Teradata
5 1 (1.06%) Typemock
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: competitive
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