The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 133 135
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 18 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.72% 1.08% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.10% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 29
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,936 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £68,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2435 2811 3232
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.88% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2020 2338 2557
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 Leeds

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

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in Leeds

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

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

1 25 (75.76%) Mentoring
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) C#
4 16 (48.48%) .NET
5 15 (45.45%) Finance
6 13 (39.39%) Java
7 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 12 (36.36%) Scrum
7 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (36.36%) PaaS
8 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 11 (33.33%) MVC
9 10 (30.30%) WCF
10 9 (27.27%) Python
10 9 (27.27%) SQL
10 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
11 8 (24.24%) Pair Programming
11 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (24.24%) Data Integration
11 8 (24.24%) Scala
11 8 (24.24%) Security Architecture
11 8 (24.24%) SaaS
12 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
13 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 6 (18.18%) SOA
13 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
13 6 (18.18%) Ruby
14 5 (15.15%) Spring

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 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (36.36%) PaaS
2 8 (24.24%) SaaS
3 3 (9.09%) G Suite
3 3 (9.09%) Office 365
3 3 (9.09%) Slack
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.03%) GitHub
4 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Loggly
4 1 (3.03%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.03%) DocumentDB
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.03%) HBase
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Redis
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.09%) Appium
4 3 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (9.09%) Buildbot
4 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.09%) Ranorex
4 3 (9.09%) Selenium
4 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) Grunt
5 1 (3.03%) Maven
5 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) .NET
2 10 (30.30%) WCF
3 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 5 (15.15%) Ember.js
4 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
4 5 (15.15%) J2EE
4 5 (15.15%) React
4 5 (15.15%) RESTful
4 5 (15.15%) Spring
5 3 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (9.09%) HTML
5 3 (9.09%) React Native
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (6.06%) JMS
6 2 (6.06%) XML
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.03%) jQuery
7 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 3 (9.09%) NHS
1 3 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Mentoring
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) Scrum
4 11 (33.33%) MVC
4 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 8 (24.24%) Data Integration
5 8 (24.24%) Pair Programming
5 8 (24.24%) Security Architecture
6 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
7 6 (18.18%) SOA
8 5 (15.15%) Kanban
8 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.12%) BDD
9 4 (12.12%) DevOps
9 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.12%) TDD
10 3 (9.09%) Informatics
10 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) Python
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Scala
5 6 (18.18%) Ruby
6 5 (15.15%) PHP
7 3 (9.09%) C
7 3 (9.09%) C++
7 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.09%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) HDFS
2 1 (3.03%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Salt
2 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) New Relic
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.03%) Splunk
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
Leeds
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Salary: £40000 - £49999 per annum, Benefits: £47-58k
Posted: 19 days ago