Period
to 30 March 2020

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

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
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 295 315 274
Rank change year-on-year +20 -41 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 504 633 869
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.04% 1.03% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.08% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 405 552 782
Median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +9.80% -1.92%
10th Percentile £38,520 £41,750 £37,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £101,800 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 45,968 58,609 66,871
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.57% 95.35% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37,268 47,972 55,702
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,880 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Team Leader in London.

Salary trend for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Team Leader in London over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

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 30 March 2020. 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 +50 139 £65,000 -7.14% 12
West London -16 15 £47,500 -26.92% 3
South London +8 11 £57,250 +34.71% 1
North London - 7 £35,000 - 1
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, 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.

1 159 (31.55%) Finance
2 147 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (23.21%) Windows
4 116 (23.02%) Azure
5 113 (22.42%) AWS
6 112 (22.22%) Java
6 112 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 109 (21.63%) Mentoring
8 107 (21.23%) Linux
9 104 (20.63%) C#
10 94 (18.65%) .NET
11 79 (15.67%) ITIL
12 78 (15.48%) JavaScript
13 77 (15.28%) Office 365
14 72 (14.29%) Active Directory
15 67 (13.29%) DevOps
16 64 (12.70%) SQL
16 64 (12.70%) SQL Server
17 61 (12.10%) Docker
18 59 (11.71%) PowerShell
19 58 (11.51%) Python
20 57 (11.31%) TDD
20 57 (11.31%) Jenkins
21 56 (11.11%) Scrum
21 56 (11.11%) Git (software)
22 55 (10.91%) Line Management
23 54 (10.71%) Test Automation
24 53 (10.52%) JIRA
25 52 (10.32%) Windows 10
26 48 (9.52%) Continuous Integration

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 34 (6.75%) Apache
2 23 (4.56%) IIS
2 23 (4.56%) nginx
3 14 (2.78%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.38%) MS Exchange
5 10 (1.98%) CMS
5 10 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.39%) Confluence
6 7 (1.39%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.79%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.60%) SAP EP
8 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.20%) Mule
10 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 38 (7.54%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.40%) Mozilla Thunderbird
6 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.20%) InDesign
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.20%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 116 (23.02%) Azure
2 113 (22.42%) AWS
3 77 (15.28%) Office 365
4 29 (5.75%) GitHub
5 28 (5.56%) Serverless
6 21 (4.17%) GCP
7 20 (3.97%) Slack
8 12 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
8 12 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (2.18%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (1.79%) NuGet
10 9 (1.79%) PaaS
11 7 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (1.19%) Amazon ECS
13 5 (0.99%) Azure Functions
13 5 (0.99%) SaaS
14 4 (0.79%) AWS Fargate
14 4 (0.79%) SonarCloud
15 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.53%) Firewall
2 22 (4.37%) VoIP
2 22 (4.37%) VPN
3 20 (3.97%) Network Security
4 19 (3.77%) Internet
5 17 (3.37%) DNS
6 15 (2.98%) HTTP
7 14 (2.78%) SSL
7 14 (2.78%) VLAN
8 11 (2.18%) Broadband
8 11 (2.18%) Skype
8 11 (2.18%) WAN
9 10 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (1.59%) LAN
10 8 (1.59%) PBX
10 8 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (1.59%) Wireless
11 6 (1.19%) DHCP
11 6 (1.19%) SAN
12 4 (0.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 22 (4.37%) Redis
4 19 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 18 (3.57%) QlikView
6 17 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (3.17%) InfluxDB
8 14 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (1.79%) NoSQL
12 9 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.39%) Big Data
13 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (1.19%) GIS
14 6 (1.19%) MySQL
15 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 57 (11.31%) Jenkins
2 56 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 53 (10.52%) JIRA
4 32 (6.35%) TeamCity
5 23 (4.56%) Bitbucket
6 17 (3.37%) Artifactory
6 17 (3.37%) Visual Studio Team System
7 16 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 13 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (2.18%) Maven
9 11 (2.18%) Selenium
10 10 (1.98%) JUnit
11 7 (1.39%) GitLab
11 7 (1.39%) jMock
11 7 (1.39%) Mockito
11 7 (1.39%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.19%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 159 (31.55%) Finance
2 41 (8.13%) Banking
3 33 (6.55%) Front Office
4 31 (6.15%) Legal
5 17 (3.37%) Law
6 15 (2.98%) Retail
7 14 (2.78%) Marketing
8 13 (2.58%) Games
9 9 (1.79%) Automotive
9 9 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.59%) Advertising
10 8 (1.59%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.39%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.19%) Public Sector
13 5 (0.99%) Publishing
14 4 (0.79%) German Language
15 3 (0.60%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.40%) Back Office
17 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (18.65%) .NET
2 44 (8.73%) AngularJS
3 43 (8.53%) Node.js
4 41 (8.13%) HTML
5 39 (7.74%) CSS
6 35 (6.94%) RabbitMQ
7 31 (6.15%) React
8 30 (5.95%) RESTful
8 30 (5.95%) Web Services
9 28 (5.56%) ASP.NET
10 27 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (4.96%) Kafka
12 23 (4.56%) .NET Core
13 22 (4.37%) HTML5
14 21 (4.17%) Spring
15 20 (3.97%) REST
16 19 (3.77%) D3.js
16 19 (3.77%) JSON
17 17 (3.37%) Angular 2
18 16 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.73%) User Experience
2 21 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 17 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (3.17%) Data Centre
6 15 (2.98%) Virtual Team
7 12 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.98%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.59%) Online Games
11 7 (1.39%) iPad
11 7 (1.39%) iPhone
11 7 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.19%) Cloud Native
12 6 (1.19%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.19%) Fat Client
12 6 (1.19%) Handset
12 6 (1.19%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.19%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 117 (23.21%) Windows
2 107 (21.23%) Linux
3 52 (10.32%) Windows 10
4 45 (8.93%) Windows Server
5 19 (3.77%) CentOS
6 16 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.58%) Android
8 12 (2.38%) Unix
9 11 (2.18%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.79%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.79%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
13 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
14 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (21.63%) Mentoring
3 79 (15.67%) ITIL
4 67 (13.29%) DevOps
5 57 (11.31%) TDD
6 56 (11.11%) Scrum
7 55 (10.91%) Line Management
8 54 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 48 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (9.52%) MVC
10 47 (9.33%) Technical Leadership
11 45 (8.93%) Microservices
11 45 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
12 39 (7.74%) Software Engineering
13 34 (6.75%) Coaching
13 34 (6.75%) Computer Science
13 34 (6.75%) Continuous Delivery
14 31 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (6.15%) Visualisation
15 28 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 112 (22.22%) Java
2 104 (20.63%) C#
3 78 (15.48%) JavaScript
4 64 (12.70%) SQL
5 59 (11.71%) PowerShell
6 58 (11.51%) Python
7 32 (6.35%) Bash Shell
8 30 (5.95%) PHP
9 25 (4.96%) TypeScript
10 22 (4.37%) Scala
11 21 (4.17%) Ruby
12 19 (3.77%) Java 8
13 12 (2.38%) Kotlin
14 11 (2.18%) F#
15 10 (1.98%) AspectJ
15 10 (1.98%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.59%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.19%) C++
18 4 (0.79%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (7.34%) Degree
2 30 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (4.56%) MCSA
4 16 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.58%) MCSE
7 12 (2.38%) CCNA
8 10 (1.98%) MCP
9 7 (1.39%) ISEB
9 7 (1.39%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.19%) Master's Degree
10 6 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.79%) MCITP
12 3 (0.60%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.60%) CHECK Team Leader
12 3 (0.60%) MOS
12 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.14%) QA
2 19 (3.77%) SLA
3 2 (0.40%) GDPR
3 2 (0.40%) PMO
4 1 (0.20%) COBIT
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 61 (12.10%) Docker
3 17 (3.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 17 (3.37%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.59%) XenApp
6 6 (1.19%) Firmware
6 6 (1.19%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.60%) vSphere
10 1 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (7.74%) Ansible
2 36 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 20 (3.97%) Grafana
4 18 (3.57%) SCCM
5 11 (2.18%) Puppet
6 9 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.79%) Terraform
7 4 (0.79%) Control-M
7 4 (0.79%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (0.60%) Packer
8 3 (0.60%) SCOM
9 2 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.40%) WSUS
10 1 (0.20%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.20%) Consul
10 1 (0.20%) Graphite
10 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 112 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.35%) VMware
3 22 (4.37%) Oracle
4 20 (3.97%) ServiceNow
5 17 (3.37%) Cisco
5 17 (3.37%) Tableau
6 16 (3.17%) Red Hat
7 15 (2.98%) Citrix
8 14 (2.78%) Google
9 13 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (2.38%) Zend
11 10 (1.98%) HP
11 10 (1.98%) IBM
12 9 (1.79%) Adobe
12 9 (1.79%) Bloomberg
12 9 (1.79%) Reuters
13 8 (1.59%) Apple
13 8 (1.59%) Palo Alto
14 6 (1.19%) Draytek
14 6 (1.19%) NETGEAR