Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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

Technical Lead
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 178 176
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 17 37 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.47% 0.75% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.77% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 46
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,550 £35,000 £38,145
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 3,536 4,804 5,231
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 97.27% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,976 4,088 4,504
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £25,938 £27,500 £25,253
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +2.44%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Leeds

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in Leeds

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Technical 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 4 (23.53%) MySQL
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Spring
5 4 (23.53%) Kanban
5 4 (23.53%) Node.js
5 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
5 4 (23.53%) Java 8
6 3 (17.65%) React
6 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
6 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
6 3 (17.65%) Docker
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Microservices
6 3 (17.65%) Middleware
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) Windows
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
1 2 (11.76%) Slack
2 1 (5.88%) AdWords
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.88%) G Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Redis
4 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) IntelliJ
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) CircleCI
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Node.js
1 4 (23.53%) Spring
1 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware
2 3 (17.65%) React
3 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.76%) Vue.js
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Kanban
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Microservices
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) DSDM
4 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
4 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Java 8
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.88%) Groovy
7 1 (5.88%) PHP 5
7 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.88%) Ruby
7 1 (5.88%) VB
7 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CISA
1 1 (5.88%) CISM
1 1 (5.88%) CISMP
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
2 1 (5.88%) Xymon
2 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Blue Prism
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Perforce
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.88%) Zend