The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
UK / England
Rank 410 412 392
Rank change year-on-year +2 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 518 694 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.65% 0.72% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.74% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 422 573 614
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,133 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £86,750 £77,500
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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76786 93381 96100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64228 78950 79244
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in England

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in England

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in England

Technical 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 Technical Leader within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 221 £70,000 +3.70% 39
South East +105 126 £53,000 -3.63% 10
Yorkshire +52 43 £50,000 +11.11% 5
South West +13 39 £57,500 +4.54% 6
East of England -16 25 £67,500 -3.57% 5
North West -32 24 £52,500 +16.66% 6
West Midlands 0 20 £51,250 -2.38% 2
East Midlands 0 19 £60,000 +41.17% 3
North East +5 2 £47,500 -7.31%
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 459 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (35.97%) Java
3 243 (22.13%) .NET
4 240 (21.86%) Finance
5 231 (21.04%) C#
6 220 (20.04%) JavaScript
7 215 (19.58%) Scrum
8 199 (18.12%) TDD
9 192 (17.49%) HTML
10 177 (16.12%) Mentoring
11 174 (15.85%) SQL
12 167 (15.21%) SQL Server
13 165 (15.03%) Microsoft
14 154 (14.03%) CSS
15 126 (11.48%) Spring
16 122 (11.11%) Software Engineering
17 120 (10.93%) Windows
18 117 (10.66%) MVC
19 113 (10.29%) BDD
20 108 (9.84%) ASP.NET
21 102 (9.29%) Linux
21 102 (9.29%) AngularJS
22 96 (8.74%) ITIL
23 92 (8.38%) SDLC
24 89 (8.11%) SOA
25 87 (7.92%) Degree
26 84 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
26 84 (7.65%) Oracle
27 83 (7.56%) MS Excel
28 82 (7.47%) HTML5

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related 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 49 (4.46%) Apache
2 38 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 38 (3.46%) Tomcat
3 30 (2.73%) CMS
4 29 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (1.82%) WebLogic
6 17 (1.55%) MS Exchange
6 17 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 15 (1.37%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.28%) IIS
9 12 (1.09%) Confluence
9 12 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.91%) Apache Spark
11 10 (0.91%) SAS
11 10 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.82%) JBoss
13 8 (0.73%) Skype for Business
13 8 (0.73%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 83 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.73%) MS Office
3 4 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.18%) Camtasia
4 2 (0.18%) FrameMaker
4 2 (0.18%) InDesign
4 2 (0.18%) MS Project
4 2 (0.18%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.091%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.64%) SAP BPC
4 6 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.55%) SAP MDG
5 5 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.36%) Northgate Housing
6 4 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.18%) Magento
7 2 (0.18%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.091%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.091%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 81 (7.38%) SaaS
2 78 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.91%) Office 365
5 31 (2.82%) PaaS
6 16 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (1.46%) G Suite
7 14 (1.28%) IaaS
8 13 (1.18%) Slack
9 10 (0.91%) GitHub
10 8 (0.73%) Force.com
11 6 (0.55%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.18%) Firebase
12 2 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.18%) Loggly
12 2 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.18%) Taleo
13 1 (0.091%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.091%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.01%) VPN
2 26 (2.37%) Firewall
2 26 (2.37%) WAN
3 25 (2.28%) LAN
4 24 (2.19%) SAN
5 22 (2.00%) DNS
5 22 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 18 (1.64%) DHCP
7 16 (1.46%) Internet
8 14 (1.28%) Wireless
9 11 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (1.00%) VoIP
10 10 (0.91%) FTP
11 8 (0.73%) Network Security
11 8 (0.73%) VLAN
12 7 (0.64%) BIG-IP
12 7 (0.64%) HTTP
12 7 (0.64%) IPsec
12 7 (0.64%) SSL
13 6 (0.55%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (15.21%) SQL Server
2 66 (6.01%) Big Data
3 52 (4.74%) NoSQL
4 50 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 38 (3.46%) MySQL
6 36 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (3.01%) Relational Database
9 28 (2.55%) Hadoop
10 24 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (1.55%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.37%) Oracle Database
14 13 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (1.00%) Pentaho
15 11 (1.00%) SAP HANA
15 11 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (0.91%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 76 (6.92%) Git (software)
1 76 (6.92%) Jenkins
2 63 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (4.10%) Visual Studio
4 43 (3.92%) Selenium
5 32 (2.91%) Maven
6 26 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (2.28%) Cucumber
8 24 (2.19%) JIRA
9 23 (2.09%) Subversion
10 20 (1.82%) JUnit
11 19 (1.73%) Gradle
11 19 (1.73%) LoadRunner
12 16 (1.46%) NUnit
12 16 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
13 15 (1.37%) Appium
14 14 (1.28%) JMeter
15 13 (1.18%) Buildbot
15 13 (1.18%) Ranorex
15 13 (1.18%) SoapUI
General
1 240 (21.86%) Finance
2 69 (6.28%) Retail
3 50 (4.55%) Banking
4 36 (3.28%) Marketing
5 31 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.55%) Publishing
7 21 (1.91%) Legal
8 17 (1.55%) Front Office
9 15 (1.37%) Games
10 14 (1.28%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.09%) Back Office
11 12 (1.09%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.00%) Electronics
13 8 (0.73%) Law
14 7 (0.64%) Advertising
14 7 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.64%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.27%) Automotive
15 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (22.13%) .NET
2 192 (17.49%) HTML
3 154 (14.03%) CSS
4 126 (11.48%) Spring
5 108 (9.84%) ASP.NET
6 102 (9.29%) AngularJS
7 82 (7.47%) HTML5
8 81 (7.38%) Web Services
9 73 (6.65%) RESTful
10 60 (5.46%) jQuery
10 60 (5.46%) XML
11 59 (5.37%) J2EE
12 58 (5.28%) Hibernate
13 53 (4.83%) Node.js
14 50 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 50 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
15 48 (4.37%) REST
16 47 (4.28%) .NET Framework
17 46 (4.19%) Middleware
18 42 (3.83%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 50 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 42 (3.83%) Management Information System
3 39 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.01%) Data Centre
6 30 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (2.28%) Fintech
7 25 (2.28%) Mobile App
8 19 (1.73%) User Experience
9 15 (1.37%) Derivative
10 14 (1.28%) Equities
11 13 (1.18%) Fixed Income
12 12 (1.09%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.82%) iPad
13 9 (0.82%) IVR
13 9 (0.82%) Smart Meter
14 8 (0.73%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.55%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.55%) Clustering
15 6 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 120 (10.93%) Windows
2 102 (9.29%) Linux
3 51 (4.64%) Unix
4 38 (3.46%) Windows Server
5 22 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.28%) Android
7 14 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (1.18%) Windows 10
8 13 (1.18%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.73%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.64%) CentOS
11 6 (0.55%) Solaris
11 6 (0.55%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.46%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.36%) AIX
14 3 (0.27%) Debian
14 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 459 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (19.58%) Scrum
3 199 (18.12%) TDD
4 177 (16.12%) Mentoring
5 122 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 117 (10.66%) MVC
7 113 (10.29%) BDD
8 96 (8.74%) ITIL
9 92 (8.38%) SDLC
10 89 (8.11%) SOA
11 84 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
12 79 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 70 (6.38%) Project Management
14 69 (6.28%) DevOps
15 67 (6.10%) Waterfall
16 63 (5.74%) Coaching
17 62 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
18 60 (5.46%) Unit Testing
19 59 (5.37%) Line Management
20 58 (5.28%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 395 (35.97%) Java
2 231 (21.04%) C#
3 220 (20.04%) JavaScript
4 174 (15.85%) SQL
5 68 (6.19%) Python
6 61 (5.56%) PHP
7 59 (5.37%) Scala
8 51 (4.64%) C++
9 40 (3.64%) Ruby
10 39 (3.55%) C
11 33 (3.01%) T-SQL
12 31 (2.82%) Groovy
13 24 (2.19%) PowerShell
14 21 (1.91%) PL/SQL
15 16 (1.46%) Apex Code
16 15 (1.37%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.09%) Shell Script
18 10 (0.91%) ABAP
18 10 (0.91%) Clojure
18 10 (0.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 87 (7.92%) Degree
2 20 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.73%) ISTQB
4 15 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.18%) CCNP
7 10 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.82%) CCIE
9 8 (0.73%) ISEB
9 8 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.55%) MCSE
12 4 (0.36%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.36%) PMP
12 4 (0.36%) RHCE
13 3 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.27%) PhD
14 2 (0.18%) CCNA
14 2 (0.18%) MCSA
14 2 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.19%) QA
2 29 (2.64%) SLA
3 15 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.18%) MiFID
7 2 (0.18%) PMO
8 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.091%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 56 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 40 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (3.46%) Docker
4 16 (1.46%) vSphere
5 11 (1.00%) Firmware
6 10 (0.91%) vCloud
7 9 (0.82%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.82%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.64%) XenApp
9 6 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.27%) HDFS
11 3 (0.27%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.18%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.091%) ACF2
13 1 (0.091%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (2.37%) Puppet
2 10 (0.91%) Ansible
3 8 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (0.64%) SCCM
5 6 (0.55%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.55%) SCOM
6 5 (0.46%) Nagios
7 3 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.27%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.27%) vMotion
8 2 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.18%) Oozie
8 2 (0.18%) Salt
8 2 (0.18%) ThinApp
8 2 (0.18%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 2 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 165 (15.03%) Microsoft
2 84 (7.65%) Oracle
3 74 (6.74%) VMware
4 47 (4.28%) Cisco
5 42 (3.83%) SAP
6 31 (2.82%) Google
7 27 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (2.28%) IBM
9 24 (2.19%) Citrix
10 23 (2.09%) TIBCO
11 18 (1.64%) Juniper
12 16 (1.46%) NetApp
13 13 (1.18%) EMC
14 12 (1.09%) HP
15 11 (1.00%) Remedy
16 10 (0.91%) F5
16 10 (0.91%) Pega
17 9 (0.82%) Adobe
17 9 (0.82%) SolarWinds
18 8 (0.73%) 3PAR
Twickenham, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + flexi-time, home working, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, 28 days holiday, Flexi Time
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
Bordon, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago