Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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

Team Lead
England > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 263 261
Rank change year-on-year -38 -2 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 731 959 1,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.07% 1.29% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.37% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 619 857 902
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,650 £37,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 65,263 70,230 75,297
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 94.76% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 53,140 54,977 65,419
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,366 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in London over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the London region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -80 171 £63,750 +10.35% 15
West London -12 22 £70,000 - 5
South London +12 9 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East London -20 5 £50,000 -28.57% 5
North London +4 2 £41,000 -44.41% 2
Team Leader
England

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, Team 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 London region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 245 (33.52%) Finance
2 203 (27.77%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (22.98%) Windows
4 148 (20.25%) SQL
5 128 (17.51%) Mentoring
6 126 (17.24%) Java
7 110 (15.05%) Microsoft
8 103 (14.09%) ITIL
9 99 (13.54%) C#
10 94 (12.86%) Banking
11 92 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
12 88 (12.04%) .NET
13 80 (10.94%) Linux
13 80 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
14 79 (10.81%) Scrum
15 77 (10.53%) Oracle
15 77 (10.53%) Active Directory
16 76 (10.40%) DevOps
17 74 (10.12%) SQL Server
18 72 (9.85%) Line Management
19 68 (9.30%) Office 365
20 66 (9.03%) SDLC
20 66 (9.03%) Windows Server
20 66 (9.03%) JavaScript
21 61 (8.34%) VMware
22 59 (8.07%) TDD
23 55 (7.52%) Incident Management
24 53 (7.25%) SLA
24 53 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
25 51 (6.98%) Degree

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 30 (4.10%) MS Exchange
2 25 (3.42%) Apache Spark
3 16 (2.19%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (1.92%) Apache
6 11 (1.50%) IIS
7 10 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (1.23%) Skype for Business
9 8 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.96%) SAS
11 6 (0.82%) WordPress
12 5 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.68%) Confluence
12 5 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.55%) Ethereum
14 2 (0.27%) Drupal
14 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.14%) JBoss
15 1 (0.14%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 39 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) Maya
6 1 (0.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (0.96%) DocuMatrix
1 7 (0.96%) Relativity
1 7 (0.96%) Ringtail
1 7 (0.96%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 6 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.68%) Unica
4 3 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.41%) IntelliMatch
4 3 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.41%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.27%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.27%) Magento
5 2 (0.27%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 92 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (9.30%) Office 365
3 47 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 16 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.23%) SaaS
8 8 (1.09%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.68%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.55%) PaaS
10 4 (0.55%) Slack
11 3 (0.41%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.41%) G Suite
11 3 (0.41%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.27%) IaaS
12 2 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.38%) DHCP
2 30 (4.10%) DNS
3 26 (3.56%) Firewall
4 24 (3.28%) VPN
5 17 (2.33%) Internet
6 16 (2.19%) Wireless
7 15 (2.05%) TCP/IP
8 14 (1.92%) FIX Connectivity
8 14 (1.92%) LAN
8 14 (1.92%) WAN
9 13 (1.78%) VLAN
10 10 (1.37%) OpenLDAP
11 9 (1.23%) SAN
12 8 (1.09%) Intranet
12 8 (1.09%) VoIP
13 7 (0.96%) Skype
14 6 (0.82%) MPLS
15 5 (0.68%) Network Security
16 4 (0.55%) Unified Communications
17 3 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.79%) MySQL
3 34 (4.65%) Big Data
4 30 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (3.15%) NoSQL
7 22 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (2.46%) Hadoop
9 18 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.33%) Blockchain
10 17 (2.33%) Oracle Database
11 16 (2.19%) MongoDB
11 16 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.50%) Power BI
12 11 (1.50%) Relational Database
13 10 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.96%) KDB
14 7 (0.96%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 27 (3.69%) JIRA
2 20 (2.74%) Git (software)
2 20 (2.74%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.23%) Subversion
4 8 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.96%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.68%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.55%) PHPUnit
7 4 (0.55%) Selenium
8 3 (0.41%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.41%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.41%) JUnit
8 3 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.41%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.41%) Trac
9 2 (0.27%) git-flow
9 2 (0.27%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.27%) Hudson
9 2 (0.27%) NUnit
General
1 245 (33.52%) Finance
2 94 (12.86%) Banking
3 30 (4.10%) Advertising
4 27 (3.69%) Games
4 27 (3.69%) Retail
5 25 (3.42%) Law
6 23 (3.15%) Legal
7 19 (2.60%) Front Office
8 13 (1.78%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.64%) Marketing
10 9 (1.23%) Billing
11 7 (0.96%) Back Office
12 6 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.68%) Publishing
14 3 (0.41%) International Banking
14 3 (0.41%) Retail Finance
14 3 (0.41%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (12.04%) .NET
2 48 (6.57%) HTML
3 42 (5.75%) Spring
4 38 (5.20%) Web Services
5 32 (4.38%) FIX Protocol
6 30 (4.10%) AngularJS
7 28 (3.83%) HTML5
8 26 (3.56%) CSS
9 25 (3.42%) REST
10 24 (3.28%) ASP.NET
11 20 (2.74%) React
12 17 (2.33%) .NET Framework
12 17 (2.33%) Kafka
12 17 (2.33%) XML
13 14 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (1.92%) Spring Boot
14 13 (1.78%) CSS3
14 13 (1.78%) RESTful
14 13 (1.78%) Symfony
15 12 (1.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.24%) Data Centre
2 31 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (3.83%) Computer Science
3 28 (3.83%) Fixed Income
4 25 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (2.60%) Equities
5 19 (2.60%) Virtual Team
6 18 (2.46%) Fintech
6 18 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (2.46%) Public Cloud
7 17 (2.33%) Derivative
8 16 (2.19%) User Experience
9 14 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.50%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.50%) Hedge funds
11 9 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (1.09%) Credit Risk
12 8 (1.09%) Replication
12 8 (1.09%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 168 (22.98%) Windows
2 80 (10.94%) Linux
3 66 (9.03%) Windows Server
4 49 (6.70%) Unix
5 47 (6.43%) Windows 10
6 41 (5.61%) Windows 7
7 35 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.78%) Android
10 13 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (1.50%) Apple iOS
12 10 (1.37%) Windows 8
13 8 (1.09%) CentOS
14 6 (0.82%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.82%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
15 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (27.77%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (17.51%) Mentoring
3 103 (14.09%) ITIL
4 80 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
5 79 (10.81%) Scrum
6 76 (10.40%) DevOps
7 72 (9.85%) Line Management
8 66 (9.03%) SDLC
9 59 (8.07%) TDD
10 55 (7.52%) Incident Management
11 45 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 43 (5.88%) Project Management
13 40 (5.47%) Microservices
14 39 (5.34%) Analytics
14 39 (5.34%) Coaching
15 34 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
15 34 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
15 34 (4.65%) Kanban
16 33 (4.51%) E-Commerce
17 31 (4.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 148 (20.25%) SQL
2 126 (17.24%) Java
3 99 (13.54%) C#
4 66 (9.03%) JavaScript
5 48 (6.57%) Python
6 42 (5.75%) PHP
7 21 (2.87%) C
7 21 (2.87%) T-SQL
8 17 (2.33%) Java 8
8 17 (2.33%) PL/SQL
9 15 (2.05%) Scala
10 14 (1.92%) C++
11 12 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.50%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.09%) Ruby
14 7 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 7 (0.96%) VB
15 6 (0.82%) RPG
15 6 (0.82%) VBA
16 5 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 51 (6.98%) Degree
2 21 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.33%) MCSE
4 16 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (1.92%) PhD
5 14 (1.92%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.50%) CCNA
8 8 (1.09%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.96%) CISM
9 7 (0.96%) CISSP
10 6 (0.82%) ISEB
10 6 (0.82%) Master's Degree
11 5 (0.68%) CHECK Team Leader
11 5 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.68%) MCITP
12 4 (0.55%) CREST Certified
12 4 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.25%) SLA
2 30 (4.10%) QA
3 12 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.23%) MiFID
5 8 (1.09%) GDPR
6 4 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.55%) PMO
7 3 (0.41%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.27%) IFRS
8 2 (0.27%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.14%) COBIT
9 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.14%) NIST 800
System Software
1 77 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 34 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.74%) Docker
3 20 (2.74%) XenApp
4 18 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.78%) XenDesktop
6 12 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.27%) vSphere
10 1 (0.14%) GPFS
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 30 (4.10%) SCCM
2 16 (2.19%) Ansible
2 16 (2.19%) CloudForms
3 12 (1.64%) Kubernetes
4 11 (1.50%) Terraform
5 9 (1.23%) Nagios
6 8 (1.09%) Grafana
6 8 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (0.55%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.55%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.55%) Puppet
7 4 (0.55%) vRealize
8 3 (0.41%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (0.41%) Mesos
8 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.41%) SCOM
8 3 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 110 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 77 (10.53%) Oracle
3 61 (8.34%) VMware
4 39 (5.34%) Citrix
5 25 (3.42%) Red Hat
6 24 (3.28%) Google
7 23 (3.15%) Cisco
7 23 (3.15%) Ivanti
8 13 (1.78%) IBM
9 12 (1.64%) Splunk
10 10 (1.37%) HP
11 9 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.23%) SAP
11 9 (1.23%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.96%) Apple
12 7 (0.96%) EMC
12 7 (0.96%) iManage
12 7 (0.96%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 6 (0.82%) Reuters
13 6 (0.82%) Sitecore