Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Technical Leadership skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Leadership over the 6 months to 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Leadership
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 114 140 170
Rank change year-on-year +26 +30 +44
Permanent jobs citing Technical Leadership 109 38 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.31% 1.20% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.32% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 83
10th Percentile £51,875 £43,250 £40,750
25th Percentile £57,500 £60,625 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £80,000 £62,229
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% +28.56% -7.81%
75th Percentile £75,313 £86,875 £79,375
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £71,925 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +6.55% +3.85% -

Technical Leadership is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,295 2,874 6,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.84% 90.41% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,487 2,212 5,110
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Technical Leadership
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Technical Leadership as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leadership in the East of England

Technical Leadership
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Technical Leadership in the East of England.

Salary trend for Technical Leadership in the East of England

Technical Leadership
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Leadership in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Technical Leadership in the East of England

Technical Leadership
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leadership within the East of England region over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire +13 68 £60,000 -25.00% 8
Hertfordshire -3 23 £87,500 -2.78% 5
Bedfordshire -4 9 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Essex +5 6 £77,500 -18.42% 2
Norfolk -5 3 £48,348 +4.54% 1
Technical Leadership
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, IT jobs citing Technical Leadership also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Technical Leadership.

1 37 (33.94%) Mentoring
2 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
3 34 (31.19%) Electronics
4 28 (25.69%) Manufacturing
5 25 (22.94%) Mechatronics
5 25 (22.94%) DevOps
5 25 (22.94%) Feasibility Study
5 25 (22.94%) Smart City
6 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (17.43%) Java
7 19 (17.43%) Instagram
8 18 (16.51%) Project Management
9 16 (14.68%) SDLC
10 15 (13.76%) C++
11 14 (12.84%) C#
11 14 (12.84%) Jenkins
12 13 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (11.01%) .NET
13 12 (11.01%) Artificial Intelligence
14 11 (10.09%) MATLAB
14 11 (10.09%) Kubernetes
14 11 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (10.09%) Terraform
15 10 (9.17%) Social Skills
15 10 (9.17%) Creative Thinking
15 10 (9.17%) Configuration Management
16 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
16 9 (8.26%) C
16 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
16 9 (8.26%) Python

Technical Leadership
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (3.67%) Confluence
1 4 (3.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Fuse
2 2 (1.83%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.34%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) AWS
1 9 (8.26%) Azure
2 5 (4.59%) Amazon EKS
2 5 (4.59%) GCP
3 4 (3.67%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.67%) GitHub
3 4 (3.67%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.83%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.83%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.83%) PowerApps
4 2 (1.83%) SaaS
5 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.92%) IaaS
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (1.83%) SSL
2 1 (0.92%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) MySQL
1 6 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (4.59%) Couchbase
3 4 (3.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.67%) Star Schema
4 2 (1.83%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (1.83%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.83%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.83%) Power BI
4 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.92%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.67%) Artifactory
3 4 (3.67%) JIRA
4 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.83%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.92%) RStudio
General
1 34 (31.19%) Electronics
2 28 (25.69%) Manufacturing
3 13 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.17%) Social Skills
5 7 (6.42%) Law
5 7 (6.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (4.59%) Automotive
6 5 (4.59%) Games
6 5 (4.59%) Retail
6 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.67%) Finance
7 4 (3.67%) Public Sector
8 3 (2.75%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (1.83%) Legal
10 1 (0.92%) Avionics
10 1 (0.92%) Banking
10 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (45.87%) Design Engineer
1 50 (45.87%) Senior Design Engineer
2 32 (29.36%) Systems Engineer
3 25 (22.94%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 25 (22.94%) Electronics Engineer
3 25 (22.94%) Radar Engineer
3 25 (22.94%) Radio Design Engineer
3 25 (22.94%) Radio Engineer
3 25 (22.94%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
3 25 (22.94%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 25 (22.94%) Senior Radar Engineer
3 25 (22.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 9 (8.26%) Project Leader
4 9 (8.26%) Software Project Leader
5 7 (6.42%) Technical Leader
6 6 (5.50%) Engineering Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Software Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (4.59%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.01%) .NET
2 8 (7.34%) OpenCV
3 5 (4.59%) Akka
3 5 (4.59%) Kafka
3 5 (4.59%) RxJava
3 5 (4.59%) Vert.x
4 4 (3.67%) Node.js
5 3 (2.75%) WPF
6 2 (1.83%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.83%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (1.83%) LDAP
6 2 (1.83%) React
6 2 (1.83%) RESTful
6 2 (1.83%) Vue.js
7 1 (0.92%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.94%) Smart City
2 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.34%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.42%) Robotics
5 6 (5.50%) Social Media
6 5 (4.59%) FMCG
7 4 (3.67%) Life Science
8 3 (2.75%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.75%) User Experience
9 2 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.92%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.92%) Legacy Code
10 1 (0.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.50%) Windows
2 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.83%) Android
3 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.83%) Linux
3 2 (1.83%) Unix
4 1 (0.92%) VMS
4 1 (0.92%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.94%) Mentoring
2 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
3 25 (22.94%) DevOps
3 25 (22.94%) Feasibility Study
3 25 (22.94%) Mechatronics
4 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (16.51%) Project Management
6 16 (14.68%) SDLC
7 12 (11.01%) Artificial Intelligence
8 11 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (9.17%) Configuration Management
9 10 (9.17%) Creative Thinking
10 9 (8.26%) Cost Control
10 9 (8.26%) Embedded Software Development
10 9 (8.26%) High Availability
10 9 (8.26%) Test Automation
11 8 (7.34%) Analytics
11 8 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (6.42%) Data Science
12 7 (6.42%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.43%) Java
2 15 (13.76%) C++
3 14 (12.84%) C#
4 11 (10.09%) MATLAB
5 9 (8.26%) C
5 9 (8.26%) Python
6 8 (7.34%) VB.NET
6 8 (7.34%) VBA
7 2 (1.83%) Groovy
7 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.92%) Ada
8 1 (0.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) CDISC
2 2 (1.83%) GDPR
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Kubernetes
1 11 (10.09%) Terraform
2 4 (3.67%) Ansible
3 2 (1.83%) Packer
3 2 (1.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (17.43%) Instagram
2 6 (5.50%) Facebook
3 4 (3.67%) IBM
3 4 (3.67%) Talend
4 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.83%) Alibaba
5 2 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle
5 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.83%) Splunk
6 1 (0.92%) Dataiku
6 1 (0.92%) Google