The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Technical Lead
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 388 394 381
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 649 678 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.77% 0.74% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.77% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 512 571 682
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,750
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.44%  

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 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +55 355 £75,000 +7.14% 62
South East +30 72 £60,000 - 11
North West +1 72 £55,000 +4.76% 12
South West -18 39 £57,500 +41.97% 1
East of England -3 34 £55,000 -21.42% 7
West Midlands -14 32 £35,912 -24.79% 3
Yorkshire -30 27 £53,750 +2.38% 2
East Midlands +11 15 £57,500 +27.77% 1
North East +2 1 £55,000 -
Technical Leader
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 506 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (33.19%) Java
3 334 (28.72%) Finance
4 290 (24.94%) C#
5 272 (23.39%) .NET
6 250 (21.50%) JavaScript
7 238 (20.46%) SQL
8 215 (18.49%) TDD
9 213 (18.31%) SQL Server
10 210 (18.06%) Microsoft
11 205 (17.63%) Scrum
12 203 (17.45%) Mentoring
13 161 (13.84%) Linux
14 160 (13.76%) HTML
15 146 (12.55%) Windows
16 144 (12.38%) CSS
17 141 (12.12%) MVC
18 132 (11.35%) Retail
19 130 (11.18%) AngularJS
20 122 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
20 122 (10.49%) Software Engineering
21 119 (10.23%) ASP.NET
22 114 (9.80%) Spring
23 112 (9.63%) Banking
23 112 (9.63%) Web Services
24 111 (9.54%) Microsoft Azure
25 107 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
26 106 (9.11%) ITIL
27 98 (8.43%) Oracle
28 97 (8.34%) Test Automation

Technical 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 49 (4.21%) Confluence
2 47 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 42 (3.61%) Apache
4 37 (3.18%) Tomcat
5 29 (2.49%) CMS
6 21 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 17 (1.46%) IIS
8 15 (1.29%) MS Exchange
9 14 (1.20%) JBoss
10 13 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (1.03%) Apache Spark
12 11 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.77%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.69%) SAS
15 7 (0.60%) Drupal
15 7 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (0.60%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 37 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.26%) Autodesk Inventor
4 3 (0.26%) Siemens NX
4 3 (0.26%) Solid Edge
5 1 (0.086%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.086%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.086%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.086%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.69%) SAP Hybris
3 6 (0.52%) Magento
3 6 (0.52%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.34%) Northgate Housing
5 4 (0.34%) SAP MDG
5 4 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.17%) Actimize
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.086%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.086%) JDE World
7 1 (0.086%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.086%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.086%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.086%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 111 (9.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (4.73%) SaaS
4 36 (3.10%) Office 365
5 24 (2.06%) PaaS
6 16 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.03%) G Suite
7 12 (1.03%) GitHub
8 11 (0.95%) Slack
9 9 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.69%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.60%) IaaS
11 7 (0.60%) Taleo
12 6 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (0.52%) Amazon Glacier
12 6 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.52%) AWS CloudTrail
12 6 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.87%) Firewall
2 35 (3.01%) WAN
3 32 (2.75%) DNS
4 31 (2.67%) LAN
5 26 (2.24%) Internet
6 25 (2.15%) DHCP
7 23 (1.98%) TCP/IP
8 19 (1.63%) SAN
9 18 (1.55%) VPN
10 14 (1.20%) VLAN
10 14 (1.20%) Wireless
11 13 (1.12%) HTTP
12 12 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (0.95%) Unified Communications
14 10 (0.86%) BIG-IP
15 9 (0.77%) MPLS
15 9 (0.77%) Network Security
16 8 (0.69%) OSPF
17 7 (0.60%) Intranet
18 6 (0.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 79 (6.79%) NoSQL
3 62 (5.33%) Big Data
4 57 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (4.64%) MySQL
6 50 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 44 (3.78%) MongoDB
8 31 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 31 (2.67%) Sybase ASE
9 30 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 22 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (1.72%) Hadoop
12 18 (1.55%) RDBMS
13 16 (1.38%) MarkLogic
14 12 (1.03%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.03%) Redis
14 12 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 93 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 77 (6.62%) Git (software)
3 67 (5.76%) JIRA
4 54 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 44 (3.78%) Selenium
6 38 (3.27%) Bitbucket
6 38 (3.27%) Visual Studio
7 37 (3.18%) Sonatype Nexus
8 36 (3.10%) Maven
9 24 (2.06%) JUnit
10 23 (1.98%) Subversion
11 22 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 21 (1.81%) Cucumber
13 19 (1.63%) NUnit
14 13 (1.12%) Eclipse
15 11 (0.95%) Appium
15 11 (0.95%) Buildbot
15 11 (0.95%) Grunt
15 11 (0.95%) Ranorex
15 11 (0.95%) SoapUI
General
1 334 (28.72%) Finance
2 132 (11.35%) Retail
3 112 (9.63%) Banking
4 57 (4.90%) Investment Banking
5 48 (4.13%) Retail Banking
6 22 (1.89%) Legal
6 22 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.81%) Marketing
8 17 (1.46%) Games
9 16 (1.38%) Publishing
10 12 (1.03%) Advertising
10 12 (1.03%) Back Office
10 12 (1.03%) Electronics
10 12 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.03%) Spanish Language
11 11 (0.95%) Front Office
12 10 (0.86%) Law
13 8 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (23.39%) .NET
2 160 (13.76%) HTML
3 144 (12.38%) CSS
4 130 (11.18%) AngularJS
5 119 (10.23%) ASP.NET
6 114 (9.80%) Spring
7 112 (9.63%) Web Services
8 88 (7.57%) REST
9 84 (7.22%) RESTful
10 74 (6.36%) .NET Framework
10 74 (6.36%) XML
11 73 (6.28%) React
12 72 (6.19%) HTML5
13 67 (5.76%) Hibernate
14 54 (4.64%) J2EE
15 51 (4.39%) jQuery
16 48 (4.13%) Node.js
17 41 (3.53%) CSS3
18 38 (3.27%) SOAP
19 33 (2.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (4.47%) Data Centre
3 45 (3.87%) Mobile App
4 44 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
5 43 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (3.10%) Computer Science
7 35 (3.01%) Fintech
8 28 (2.41%) User Experience
9 25 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 22 (1.89%) Fixed Income
11 18 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (1.29%) iPad
13 13 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
14 12 (1.03%) N-Tier
15 9 (0.77%) Digital Media
15 9 (0.77%) Equities
15 9 (0.77%) IVR
15 9 (0.77%) Public Cloud
16 8 (0.69%) Derivative
16 8 (0.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 161 (13.84%) Linux
2 146 (12.55%) Windows
3 39 (3.35%) Unix
4 37 (3.18%) Windows Server
5 34 (2.92%) Android
6 30 (2.58%) Apple iOS
7 22 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.95%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.77%) Mac OS
10 9 (0.77%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.60%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.52%) Solaris
13 5 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
13 5 (0.43%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.34%) CentOS
15 3 (0.26%) AIX
15 3 (0.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (18.49%) TDD
3 205 (17.63%) Scrum
4 203 (17.45%) Mentoring
5 141 (12.12%) MVC
6 122 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
6 122 (10.49%) Software Engineering
7 106 (9.11%) ITIL
8 97 (8.34%) Test Automation
9 94 (8.08%) BDD
10 93 (8.00%) SDLC
11 81 (6.96%) OO
12 77 (6.62%) SOA
13 74 (6.36%) Project Management
14 67 (5.76%) Line Management
15 65 (5.59%) Migration
15 65 (5.59%) Wealth Management
16 64 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
17 63 (5.42%) DevOps
18 62 (5.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 386 (33.19%) Java
2 290 (24.94%) C#
3 250 (21.50%) JavaScript
4 238 (20.46%) SQL
5 77 (6.62%) T-SQL
6 71 (6.10%) PHP
7 63 (5.42%) Python
8 54 (4.64%) C++
8 54 (4.64%) Ruby
9 42 (3.61%) C
10 40 (3.44%) Scala
11 28 (2.41%) Groovy
12 21 (1.81%) PowerShell
13 19 (1.63%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.12%) ES6
14 13 (1.12%) VB.NET
15 12 (1.03%) Objective-C
16 10 (0.86%) Apex Code
16 10 (0.86%) Elixir
17 8 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (6.36%) Degree
2 26 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.03%) CISM
6 12 (1.03%) CISSP
6 12 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 12 (1.03%) PMP
7 11 (0.95%) CCNP
7 11 (0.95%) CISA
7 11 (0.95%) GIAC
7 11 (0.95%) GISF
7 11 (0.95%) GSEC
7 11 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (0.86%) CCNA
9 8 (0.69%) CCIE
10 6 (0.52%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.59%) QA
2 28 (2.41%) SLA
3 16 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.26%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.26%) MiFID
7 3 (0.26%) PMO
8 1 (0.086%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 72 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 54 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (2.84%) Docker
4 23 (1.98%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.46%) Firmware
6 11 (0.95%) vSphere
7 6 (0.52%) XenApp
8 5 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.34%) HDFS
10 3 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.26%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.17%) NFS
11 2 (0.17%) vCloud
11 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.086%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.086%) Gluster
12 1 (0.086%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.086%) Varnish
12 1 (0.086%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.086%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (2.32%) SCCM
2 20 (1.72%) Puppet
3 18 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 15 (1.29%) WSUS
5 11 (0.95%) Core Impact
5 11 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
5 11 (0.95%) Nessus
5 11 (0.95%) Nexpose
5 11 (0.95%) OpenVAS
5 11 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.95%) PowerBroker
5 11 (0.95%) QRadar
5 11 (0.95%) RSA Security Analytics
6 10 (0.86%) Ansible
6 10 (0.86%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.60%) Nagios
7 7 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.43%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.43%) Kibana
9 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 210 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 98 (8.43%) Oracle
3 81 (6.96%) VMware
4 55 (4.73%) Cisco
5 49 (4.21%) SAP
6 40 (3.44%) Sybase
7 24 (2.06%) Google
7 24 (2.06%) HP
7 24 (2.06%) IBM
8 23 (1.98%) Juniper
9 19 (1.63%) Citrix
9 19 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
10 18 (1.55%) Informatica
10 18 (1.55%) McAfee
10 18 (1.55%) Palo Alto
10 18 (1.55%) Symantec
11 17 (1.46%) CheckPoint
11 17 (1.46%) TIBCO
12 16 (1.38%) SolarWinds
13 14 (1.20%) ArcSight
Wigan, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + 10% bonus + fantastic company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £90000.00 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £115k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Java Source
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 15% bonus + good bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible hours, work from home
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Source Technology
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £92,000
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 3 days ago