Period
to 24 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 298 253 257
Rank change year-on-year -45 +4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 1,453 2,177 2,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.09% 1.34% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.39% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,136 1,915 1,963
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,100 £32,500
90th Percentile £89,875 £77,500 £84,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 127,815 156,588 157,140
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.34% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 102,614 128,017 130,333
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 -39 540 £70,000 +7.69% 39
South East -24 359 £55,000 - 29
North of England -56 192 £50,000 - 39
Midlands -38 143 £47,500 +11.76% 31
East of England -18 113 £42,000 -30.00% 22
South West +19 106 £53,000 +6.00% 18
North West -16 106 £50,000 -16.67% 20
West Midlands -44 83 £46,500 +9.41% 17
Yorkshire -53 71 £52,500 +16.67% 14
East Midlands +11 60 £50,000 +17.65% 14
North East +17 15 £62,500 +64.47% 5
Team Leader
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 England region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 440 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (22.16%) .NET
3 312 (21.47%) Microsoft
4 309 (21.27%) C#
5 292 (20.10%) Windows
6 281 (19.34%) SQL
7 268 (18.44%) Finance
8 256 (17.62%) Mentoring
9 238 (16.38%) SQL Server
10 228 (15.69%) Java
11 204 (14.04%) ITIL
12 184 (12.66%) Scrum
13 174 (11.98%) Microsoft Azure
14 173 (11.91%) Degree
15 168 (11.56%) Line Management
16 162 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
17 154 (10.60%) Coaching
18 151 (10.39%) JavaScript
18 151 (10.39%) Active Directory
19 148 (10.19%) ASP.NET
20 144 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
21 142 (9.77%) DevOps
22 139 (9.57%) QA
23 136 (9.36%) Git (software)
24 129 (8.88%) Windows Server
25 128 (8.81%) HTML
26 126 (8.67%) Cisco
27 124 (8.53%) AngularJS
28 123 (8.47%) Linux
29 121 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement

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 52 (3.58%) MS Exchange
2 41 (2.82%) Apache Spark
3 31 (2.13%) Confluence
4 24 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 21 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.31%) Apache
6 19 (1.31%) IIS
7 17 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (0.83%) Skype for Business
10 10 (0.69%) IBM Notes
11 9 (0.62%) CMS
12 8 (0.55%) Apache Pig
12 8 (0.55%) JBoss
12 8 (0.55%) nginx
12 8 (0.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.48%) NServiceBus
14 6 (0.41%) IBM Domino
15 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 84 (5.78%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.14%) HipChat
6 1 (0.069%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.069%) Revit
6 1 (0.069%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (0.55%) SAP SD
2 7 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.48%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.41%) SAP APO
3 6 (0.41%) SAP SCM
4 5 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.34%) SAP MM
4 5 (0.34%) SAP PP
4 5 (0.34%) SAP WM
5 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.14%) Retail-J
6 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.14%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.069%) Magento
7 1 (0.069%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.069%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.069%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 174 (11.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 120 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
3 113 (7.78%) Office 365
4 43 (2.96%) SaaS
5 28 (1.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 24 (1.65%) PaaS
6 24 (1.65%) Power Platform
7 21 (1.45%) npm
8 17 (1.17%) Mimecast
9 16 (1.10%) IaaS
10 13 (0.89%) GitHub
11 12 (0.83%) Azure Data Factory
11 12 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.55%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.41%) Google Docs
15 5 (0.34%) Boomi
15 5 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
15 5 (0.34%) Slack
16 4 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 107 (7.36%) Firewall
2 79 (5.44%) DNS
3 78 (5.37%) DHCP
4 59 (4.06%) WAN
5 55 (3.79%) LAN
6 49 (3.37%) Wireless
7 44 (3.03%) SAN
7 44 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 38 (2.62%) Internet
9 35 (2.41%) Network Security
10 31 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
11 30 (2.06%) VLAN
12 29 (2.00%) VPN
13 27 (1.86%) SSL
14 26 (1.79%) VoIP
15 22 (1.51%) FTP
16 20 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
16 20 (1.38%) HTTP
16 20 (1.38%) MPLS
17 19 (1.31%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 62 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 48 (3.30%) Big Data
5 40 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (2.62%) NoSQL
7 37 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 24 (1.65%) Power BI
10 22 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (1.24%) MongoDB
12 16 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.10%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.03%) Data Lake
14 13 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (0.62%) Blockchain
15 9 (0.62%) MySQL
16 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 136 (9.36%) Git (software)
2 77 (5.30%) JIRA
3 53 (3.65%) Visual Studio
4 47 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 42 (2.89%) Jenkins
6 35 (2.41%) Selenium
7 26 (1.79%) TeamCity
8 24 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
9 22 (1.51%) git-flow
10 21 (1.45%) Maven
11 17 (1.17%) WiX
12 15 (1.03%) Gradle
13 13 (0.89%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.69%) Subversion
15 9 (0.62%) Ant
15 9 (0.62%) Zephyr
16 8 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
16 8 (0.55%) SpecFlow
17 7 (0.48%) Grunt
17 7 (0.48%) JUnit
General
1 268 (18.44%) Finance
2 100 (6.88%) Retail
3 84 (5.78%) Marketing
4 48 (3.30%) Banking
5 36 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 30 (2.06%) Games
8 28 (1.93%) Law
9 24 (1.65%) Electronics
9 24 (1.65%) Legal
10 17 (1.17%) Automotive
11 16 (1.10%) Advertising
12 12 (0.83%) Front Office
13 9 (0.62%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.55%) Local Government
15 7 (0.48%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.34%) Publishing
17 4 (0.28%) Back Office
17 4 (0.28%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (22.16%) .NET
2 148 (10.19%) ASP.NET
3 128 (8.81%) HTML
4 124 (8.53%) AngularJS
5 113 (7.78%) CSS
6 81 (5.57%) React
7 77 (5.30%) .NET Framework
8 76 (5.23%) jQuery
9 63 (4.34%) WCF
10 60 (4.13%) Web Services
11 58 (3.99%) JSON
12 56 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 55 (3.79%) RESTful
14 53 (3.65%) REST
15 49 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 49 (3.37%) Node.js
16 43 (2.96%) Spring
17 42 (2.89%) Entity Framework
18 38 (2.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 34 (2.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 144 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (3.72%) Management Information System
3 49 (3.37%) Data Centre
4 47 (3.23%) User Experience
5 44 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
6 43 (2.96%) Algorithms
7 34 (2.34%) Virtual Team
8 30 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (1.58%) Cyber Defence
10 21 (1.45%) Smart Meter
11 20 (1.38%) Driving Licence
11 20 (1.38%) Security Operations Centre
12 17 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
14 14 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
14 14 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (0.96%) Mobile App
15 13 (0.89%) NHS
15 13 (0.89%) Smartphone
16 12 (0.83%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 292 (20.10%) Windows
2 129 (8.88%) Windows Server
3 123 (8.47%) Linux
4 77 (5.30%) Windows 7
5 54 (3.72%) Unix
5 54 (3.72%) Windows 10
6 50 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (2.75%) Android
8 39 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (2.20%) Windows 8
10 28 (1.93%) Apple iOS
11 18 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (0.89%) Tizen
13 9 (0.62%) AIX
14 8 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.34%) VMS
15 5 (0.34%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.28%) CentOS
16 4 (0.28%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (17.62%) Mentoring
3 204 (14.04%) ITIL
4 184 (12.66%) Scrum
5 168 (11.56%) Line Management
6 162 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
7 154 (10.60%) Coaching
8 142 (9.77%) DevOps
9 121 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 106 (7.30%) MVC
10 106 (7.30%) Software Engineering
11 105 (7.23%) TDD
12 103 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
13 94 (6.47%) Analytics
14 90 (6.19%) Computer Science
15 89 (6.13%) Test Automation
16 86 (5.92%) Unit Testing
17 79 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
17 79 (5.44%) Technical Leadership
18 78 (5.37%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 309 (21.27%) C#
2 281 (19.34%) SQL
3 228 (15.69%) Java
4 151 (10.39%) JavaScript
5 69 (4.75%) Python
6 65 (4.47%) C++
7 55 (3.79%) C
8 47 (3.23%) TypeScript
9 43 (2.96%) Scala
10 39 (2.68%) PowerShell
11 37 (2.55%) T-SQL
12 33 (2.27%) ES6
13 31 (2.13%) Java 8
14 24 (1.65%) Perl
15 20 (1.38%) PL/SQL
16 17 (1.17%) PHP
17 13 (0.89%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.76%) Shell Script
19 10 (0.69%) R
19 10 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 173 (11.91%) Degree
2 57 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 48 (3.30%) CCNP
5 45 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
7 39 (2.68%) Security Cleared
8 32 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 27 (1.86%) CCNA
10 24 (1.65%) MCSE
11 20 (1.38%) CISSP
12 19 (1.31%) GIAC
12 19 (1.31%) SC Cleared
13 16 (1.10%) MCSA
14 14 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 14 (0.96%) PhD
15 12 (0.83%) ISEB
16 11 (0.76%) CCSE
17 10 (0.69%) HND
18 9 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (9.57%) QA
2 120 (8.26%) SLA
3 35 (2.41%) GDPR
4 29 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (1.45%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.76%) PMO
7 7 (0.48%) COBIT
7 7 (0.48%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.28%) NIST
9 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.069%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.069%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.069%) JTAG
11 1 (0.069%) MiFID
System Software
1 151 (10.39%) Active Directory
2 60 (4.13%) Hyper-V
3 53 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (3.03%) Docker
5 17 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.83%) Firmware
7 9 (0.62%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 7 (0.48%) vSphere
9 5 (0.34%) VMware NSX
9 5 (0.34%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.28%) vCloud
10 4 (0.28%) XenApp
11 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.14%) KVM
12 2 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 40 (2.75%) SCCM
2 36 (2.48%) Kubernetes
3 18 (1.24%) Ansible
4 16 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
6 12 (0.83%) Puppet
7 10 (0.69%) Nagios
8 9 (0.62%) HP ALM
8 9 (0.62%) WSUS
9 8 (0.55%) SCOM
10 5 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.28%) Kibana
11 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.21%) Cisco UCCE
12 3 (0.21%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.21%) Terraform
12 3 (0.21%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 312 (21.47%) Microsoft
2 126 (8.67%) Cisco
3 113 (7.78%) VMware
4 68 (4.68%) Oracle
5 53 (3.65%) HP
6 46 (3.17%) Citrix
7 43 (2.96%) Dell
8 41 (2.82%) SAP
9 34 (2.34%) CheckPoint
9 34 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
9 34 (2.34%) SolarWinds
10 33 (2.27%) Google
11 26 (1.79%) F5
12 25 (1.72%) Tableau
13 24 (1.65%) Meraki
13 24 (1.65%) Palo Alto
14 23 (1.58%) Red Hat
14 23 (1.58%) ServiceNow
15 21 (1.45%) Veeam
16 17 (1.17%) Juniper