Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Team Lead
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 227 211
Rank change year-on-year -20 -16 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 2,198 2,491 3,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.37% 1.50% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.55% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,953 2,128 2,848
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 154,617 160,289 189,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 96.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 126,793 134,388 159,788
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in England

Team Leader
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in England

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in England

Team Leader
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
London -44 879 £65,000 - 81
South East +4 429 £52,500 +5.00% 51
North of England -10 371 £47,500 +11.76% 37
East of England +65 206 £60,000 +14.29% 23
Midlands -10 200 £45,500 +1.11% 36
North West -32 181 £52,500 +23.53% 18
Yorkshire +4 156 £45,000 -3.52% 16
South West -28 121 £50,000 +7.53% 17
West Midlands -7 116 £45,000 +2.27% 23
East Midlands -13 84 £47,500 +5.56% 12
North East +2 34 £45,000 +13.92% 3
Team Leader
UK

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Team 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 England region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 711 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 482 (21.93%) SQL
3 480 (21.84%) .NET
4 477 (21.70%) Microsoft
5 475 (21.61%) Finance
6 465 (21.16%) Windows
7 459 (20.88%) C#
8 409 (18.61%) ITIL
9 401 (18.24%) Mentoring
10 379 (17.24%) SQL Server
11 363 (16.52%) JavaScript
12 336 (15.29%) Java
13 307 (13.97%) Scrum
14 283 (12.88%) Line Management
15 264 (12.01%) Active Directory
16 261 (11.87%) ASP.NET
17 260 (11.83%) MVC
18 258 (11.74%) Linux
19 253 (11.51%) HTML
20 242 (11.01%) TDD
21 217 (9.87%) VMware
22 204 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
23 202 (9.19%) CSS
24 192 (8.74%) Degree
25 184 (8.37%) Cisco
26 183 (8.33%) Coaching
26 183 (8.33%) Windows Server
27 180 (8.19%) AngularJS
28 166 (7.55%) Project Management
29 164 (7.46%) SDLC

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 94 (4.28%) MS Exchange
2 54 (2.46%) Confluence
3 50 (2.27%) CMS
3 50 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (1.59%) IIS
6 32 (1.46%) Skype for Business
7 30 (1.36%) SharePoint
8 21 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (0.86%) OpenStack
9 19 (0.86%) Tomcat
10 16 (0.73%) Apache
10 16 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.55%) WordPress
13 11 (0.50%) Apache Spark
14 10 (0.45%) Drupal
14 10 (0.45%) Umbraco
14 10 (0.45%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 111 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
2 59 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.32%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.14%) Camtasia
6 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.14%) SPSS
7 2 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.091%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.045%) Blender
8 1 (0.045%) HipChat
8 1 (0.045%) InDesign
8 1 (0.045%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
4 8 (0.36%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.32%) Magento
5 7 (0.32%) SAP CO
5 7 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (0.23%) Eikon
7 5 (0.23%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.18%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.18%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.18%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.18%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
10 2 (0.091%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.091%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.091%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 204 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 150 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (4.09%) Office 365
4 47 (2.14%) SaaS
5 25 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (0.91%) Mimecast
7 16 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.41%) Oracle CX
9 9 (0.41%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 8 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (0.32%) Amazon Glacier
11 7 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.32%) AWS CloudTrail
11 7 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (0.32%) BlazeMeter
11 7 (0.32%) IaaS
11 7 (0.32%) Serverless
11 7 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 155 (7.05%) Firewall
2 108 (4.91%) WAN
3 88 (4.00%) SAN
4 84 (3.82%) LAN
5 80 (3.64%) Wireless
6 78 (3.55%) TCP/IP
7 65 (2.96%) VoIP
8 63 (2.87%) Unified Communications
9 58 (2.64%) DNS
10 55 (2.50%) OSPF
11 52 (2.37%) VLAN
12 51 (2.32%) Cisco Nexus
13 48 (2.18%) EIGRP
14 46 (2.09%) DHCP
14 46 (2.09%) Network Security
15 44 (2.00%) VPN
16 43 (1.96%) BGP
17 41 (1.87%) MPLS
18 40 (1.82%) Internet
19 39 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 379 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 83 (3.78%) MySQL
3 66 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (2.64%) NoSQL
5 41 (1.87%) Big Data
6 37 (1.68%) Relational Database
7 33 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (1.36%) Power BI
10 25 (1.14%) MongoDB
11 24 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
12 23 (1.05%) RDBMS
13 22 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (0.91%) QlikView
15 15 (0.68%) Oracle Database
16 14 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 128 (5.82%) JIRA
2 106 (4.82%) Git (software)
3 88 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 71 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 62 (2.82%) Selenium
6 58 (2.64%) TeamCity
7 45 (2.05%) Subversion
8 44 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 35 (1.59%) NUnit
10 28 (1.27%) Cucumber
10 28 (1.27%) Maven
11 22 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
12 21 (0.96%) Eclipse
13 20 (0.91%) TestDirector
14 18 (0.82%) NuGet
14 18 (0.82%) WebDriver
15 17 (0.77%) SpecFlow
16 16 (0.73%) JMeter
17 11 (0.50%) JUnit
18 9 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 475 (21.61%) Finance
2 124 (5.64%) Banking
3 79 (3.59%) Law
4 73 (3.32%) Retail
5 71 (3.23%) Legal
6 69 (3.14%) Marketing
7 66 (3.00%) Games
8 58 (2.64%) Telecoms
9 35 (1.59%) Advertising
9 35 (1.59%) Manufacturing
10 26 (1.18%) Front Office
11 24 (1.09%) Investment Banking
12 19 (0.86%) Back Office
12 19 (0.86%) Electronics
13 16 (0.73%) Publishing
14 14 (0.64%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.50%) Military
16 8 (0.36%) Automotive
17 7 (0.32%) Local Government
18 6 (0.27%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 480 (21.84%) .NET
2 261 (11.87%) ASP.NET
3 253 (11.51%) HTML
4 202 (9.19%) CSS
5 180 (8.19%) AngularJS
6 154 (7.01%) Web Services
7 131 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 125 (5.69%) .NET Framework
9 115 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 108 (4.91%) Spring
11 106 (4.82%) XML
12 91 (4.14%) jQuery
13 87 (3.96%) HTML5
14 85 (3.87%) RESTful
15 80 (3.64%) REST
16 64 (2.91%) Entity Framework
17 60 (2.73%) React
18 57 (2.59%) CSS3
19 51 (2.32%) SOAP
20 46 (2.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 145 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (5.64%) Data Centre
3 59 (2.68%) Computer Science
4 48 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
5 46 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 45 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 36 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (1.59%) Fintech
9 32 (1.46%) Clustering
10 31 (1.41%) User Experience
11 27 (1.23%) Algorithms
12 25 (1.14%) Fixed Income
13 24 (1.09%) Data Structures
14 20 (0.91%) Equities
14 20 (0.91%) Fat Client
14 20 (0.91%) Thin Client
15 17 (0.77%) Smart Meter
16 15 (0.68%) Client/Server
16 15 (0.68%) Virtual Team
17 14 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 465 (21.16%) Windows
2 258 (11.74%) Linux
3 183 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 102 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (4.55%) Unix
6 88 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 66 (3.00%) Windows 7
8 49 (2.23%) Windows 10
9 34 (1.55%) Android
10 30 (1.36%) AIX
11 28 (1.27%) Mac OS
12 23 (1.05%) Apple iOS
13 19 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (0.59%) CentOS
15 13 (0.59%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.41%) Solaris
17 7 (0.32%) CoreOS
17 7 (0.32%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 409 (18.61%) ITIL
3 401 (18.24%) Mentoring
4 307 (13.97%) Scrum
5 283 (12.88%) Line Management
6 260 (11.83%) MVC
7 242 (11.01%) TDD
8 183 (8.33%) Coaching
9 166 (7.55%) Project Management
10 164 (7.46%) SDLC
11 154 (7.01%) Software Engineering
12 151 (6.87%) DevOps
13 139 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
14 124 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
15 120 (5.46%) Service Delivery
16 112 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
17 106 (4.82%) BDD
18 105 (4.78%) Kanban
19 94 (4.28%) OO
19 94 (4.28%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 482 (21.93%) SQL
2 459 (20.88%) C#
3 363 (16.52%) JavaScript
4 336 (15.29%) Java
5 94 (4.28%) PowerShell
6 92 (4.19%) Python
7 85 (3.87%) C++
8 84 (3.82%) T-SQL
9 83 (3.78%) C
10 74 (3.37%) PHP
11 41 (1.87%) VB.NET
12 38 (1.73%) Ruby
13 35 (1.59%) Bash Shell
14 30 (1.36%) VB
15 28 (1.27%) Perl
16 27 (1.23%) TypeScript
17 26 (1.18%) Scala
18 18 (0.82%) VBA
19 15 (0.68%) Go
20 13 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 192 (8.74%) Degree
2 76 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (3.41%) Security Cleared
4 59 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
6 54 (2.46%) CCNP
7 50 (2.27%) SC Cleared
8 39 (1.77%) CCIE
9 38 (1.73%) CISSP
9 38 (1.73%) MCSE
10 35 (1.59%) CCNA
11 33 (1.50%) CHECK Team Leader
12 26 (1.18%) CCVP
13 21 (0.96%) CISM
13 21 (0.96%) MCSA
14 18 (0.82%) CISA
14 18 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
14 18 (0.82%) MCP
15 16 (0.73%) ISEB
15 16 (0.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (6.32%) QA
2 138 (6.28%) SLA
3 31 (1.41%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.77%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.59%) GDPR
7 10 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
7 10 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 10 (0.45%) NIST 800
8 5 (0.23%) GCP
8 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.23%) PMO
9 4 (0.18%) COBIT
10 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.091%) Basel III
11 2 (0.091%) GAMP
11 2 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.045%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 264 (12.01%) Active Directory
2 122 (5.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (3.37%) Docker
4 51 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
5 39 (1.77%) Hyper-V
6 31 (1.41%) vSphere
7 27 (1.23%) XenApp
8 19 (0.86%) Xen
9 18 (0.82%) VirtualBox
10 15 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
11 13 (0.59%) VMware NSX
12 12 (0.55%) Ceph
13 11 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
14 10 (0.45%) DFS Replication
15 7 (0.32%) XenDesktop
16 4 (0.18%) Firmware
16 4 (0.18%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
18 2 (0.091%) KVM
18 2 (0.091%) LXC
Systems Management
1 57 (2.59%) SCCM
2 52 (2.37%) Puppet
3 46 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (1.68%) Ansible
5 34 (1.55%) SCOM
6 30 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
7 28 (1.27%) Kubernetes
8 26 (1.18%) Cisco UCCE
8 26 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
9 24 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
9 24 (1.09%) vCenter Server
10 21 (0.96%) Nagios
11 17 (0.77%) vRealize
12 16 (0.73%) AirWatch
13 11 (0.50%) EdgeSight
14 9 (0.41%) Terraform
15 6 (0.27%) SCDPM
16 5 (0.23%) Nessus
16 5 (0.23%) Nmap
16 5 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 477 (21.70%) Microsoft
2 217 (9.87%) VMware
3 184 (8.37%) Cisco
4 122 (5.55%) Oracle
5 99 (4.50%) Citrix
6 77 (3.50%) HP
7 45 (2.05%) Palo Alto
7 45 (2.05%) SAP
8 44 (2.00%) iManage
9 35 (1.59%) Apple
9 35 (1.59%) CheckPoint
10 34 (1.55%) Google
11 32 (1.46%) Avaya
12 31 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
13 30 (1.36%) NetApp
14 28 (1.27%) Dell
15 27 (1.23%) Riverbed
16 25 (1.14%) Tableau
17 24 (1.09%) IBM
18 21 (0.96%) Juniper