Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 169 185
Rank change year-on-year -17 +16 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 30 68 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.61% 1.25% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.28% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 71
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,875 £41,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £64,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 4749 5333 6820
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 98.09% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 4597 5482
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 November 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 18 November 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 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) .NET
3 11 (36.67%) C#
3 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
4 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 10 (33.33%) Presales
5 9 (30.00%) People Management
5 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (30.00%) Xerox
5 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (30.00%) Fat Client
5 9 (30.00%) Time Management
5 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (30.00%) Citrix
5 9 (30.00%) ITIL
5 9 (30.00%) Thin Client
5 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (30.00%) Replication
5 9 (30.00%) VMware
5 9 (30.00%) Military
5 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 9 (30.00%) Billing
6 8 (26.67%) Python
7 7 (23.33%) MVC
8 6 (20.00%) Degree
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server

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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (13.33%) Ranorex
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 9 (30.00%) Billing
1 9 (30.00%) Military
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.33%) JMS
5 1 (3.33%) SOAP
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Fat Client
1 9 (30.00%) Replication
1 9 (30.00%) Thin Client
2 5 (16.67%) NHS
2 5 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Life Science
3 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Presales
3 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL
3 9 (30.00%) People Management
3 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (30.00%) Time Management
4 7 (23.33%) MVC
5 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.67%) DevOps
6 5 (16.67%) Matrix Management
6 5 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) SOLID
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Informatics
7 4 (13.33%) IT Strategy
7 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
7 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 8 (26.67%) Python
4 5 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Citrix
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
1 9 (30.00%) Xerox
2 5 (16.67%) Google
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) Splunk
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec