Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 267 244
Rank change year-on-year -41 -23 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 664 976 1,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.00% 1.31% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.39% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 552 851 933
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 63,449 70,382 71,081
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.77% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 52,082 55,791 61,160
London median annual salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -76 143 £63,750 +8.97% 20
West London -3 30 £66,250 -5.36% 9
South London 0 17 £40,000 -28.89% 1
East London -3 2 £58,500 -19.31% 5
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 246 (37.05%) Finance
2 234 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (22.89%) Windows
4 136 (20.48%) Java
5 128 (19.28%) Mentoring
6 121 (18.22%) SQL
7 111 (16.72%) Microsoft
8 103 (15.51%) Scrum
9 95 (14.31%) SDLC
10 94 (14.16%) .NET
11 93 (14.01%) C#
12 90 (13.55%) ITIL
13 88 (13.25%) Banking
14 85 (12.80%) Oracle
15 81 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
16 77 (11.60%) DevOps
17 66 (9.94%) Line Management
17 66 (9.94%) TDD
18 64 (9.64%) SQL Server
19 63 (9.49%) Linux
20 61 (9.19%) Office 365
21 58 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
21 58 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
22 57 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
23 55 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
24 53 (7.98%) Coaching
24 53 (7.98%) JavaScript
25 52 (7.83%) Active Directory
26 51 (7.68%) Degree
27 50 (7.53%) Analytics

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 28 (4.22%) Apache Spark
2 20 (3.01%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (1.66%) IIS
4 11 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.51%) Apache
6 9 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.36%) SAS
7 8 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.75%) Drupal
10 3 (0.45%) WordPress
11 2 (0.30%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.30%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.15%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.15%) Confluence
12 1 (0.15%) Documentum
12 1 (0.15%) Ethereum
12 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (5.72%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.81%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.60%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.30%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.30%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.30%) InDesign
7 2 (0.30%) Maya
7 2 (0.30%) Revit
8 1 (0.15%) Mingle
8 1 (0.15%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 12 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.20%) Unica
3 7 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.90%) Magento
4 6 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.60%) DocuMatrix
5 4 (0.60%) Relativity
5 4 (0.60%) Ringtail
5 4 (0.60%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.45%) Elite 3E
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.30%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.15%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.15%) SAP PLM
8 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 61 (9.19%) Office 365
2 58 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.11%) SaaS
6 13 (1.96%) IBM Cloud
7 8 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.20%) Google Analytics
8 7 (1.05%) Slack
9 4 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.60%) G Suite
9 4 (0.60%) PaaS
10 3 (0.45%) Apigee
10 3 (0.45%) IaaS
10 3 (0.45%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.30%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.46%) Firewall
2 15 (2.26%) Internet
3 13 (1.96%) DHCP
4 12 (1.81%) DNS
5 9 (1.36%) LAN
5 9 (1.36%) SAN
6 7 (1.05%) VoIP
7 6 (0.90%) Intranet
7 6 (0.90%) VPN
8 5 (0.75%) FIX Connectivity
8 5 (0.75%) SSH
8 5 (0.75%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.75%) WAN
9 4 (0.60%) HTTP
9 4 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (0.60%) VLAN
9 4 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.60%) Wireless
10 2 (0.30%) NAS
10 2 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.27%) Big Data
3 28 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 22 (3.31%) MySQL
7 21 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.56%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (2.11%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.96%) Blockchain
12 12 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (1.66%) MongoDB
13 11 (1.66%) Power BI
14 10 (1.51%) DB2
15 9 (1.36%) KDB
16 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
16 8 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (6.93%) JIRA
2 27 (4.07%) Git (software)
3 21 (3.16%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.36%) Subversion
5 8 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.90%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.75%) Maven
8 4 (0.60%) Gradle
8 4 (0.60%) Hudson
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.45%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.45%) JUnit
9 3 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.45%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.45%) Trac
10 2 (0.30%) Ant
10 2 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.30%) git-flow
General
1 246 (37.05%) Finance
2 88 (13.25%) Banking
3 31 (4.67%) Legal
4 29 (4.37%) Advertising
5 26 (3.92%) Retail
6 23 (3.46%) Law
7 22 (3.31%) Games
8 21 (3.16%) Marketing
9 16 (2.41%) Front Office
10 10 (1.51%) Billing
11 7 (1.05%) Back Office
11 7 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.90%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.90%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.75%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.75%) Publishing
14 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.45%) Retail Finance
14 3 (0.45%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (14.16%) .NET
2 35 (5.27%) HTML
3 34 (5.12%) Spring
3 34 (5.12%) Web Services
4 31 (4.67%) ASP.NET
5 30 (4.52%) React
6 23 (3.46%) FIX Protocol
7 22 (3.31%) Node.js
7 22 (3.31%) REST
8 21 (3.16%) AngularJS
8 21 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (2.86%) HTML5
10 17 (2.56%) .NET Framework
10 17 (2.56%) CSS
11 16 (2.41%) Kafka
12 12 (1.81%) XML
13 11 (1.66%) Django
13 11 (1.66%) JMS
13 11 (1.66%) JSON
13 11 (1.66%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.01%) Fintech
3 19 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (2.56%) Equities
5 17 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.41%) Derivative
7 15 (2.26%) Data Centre
8 12 (1.81%) AS400
9 11 (1.66%) User Experience
9 11 (1.66%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.51%) PMI
11 9 (1.36%) Fixed Income
11 9 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (1.36%) Marketing Technology
12 8 (1.20%) SWIFT
13 7 (1.05%) Life Science
13 7 (1.05%) Spread Betting
14 6 (0.90%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 152 (22.89%) Windows
2 63 (9.49%) Linux
3 43 (6.48%) Windows 10
3 43 (6.48%) Windows 7
4 40 (6.02%) Unix
5 33 (4.97%) Windows Server
6 29 (4.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.81%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.66%) Android
11 7 (1.05%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.90%) CentOS
13 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (19.28%) Mentoring
3 103 (15.51%) Scrum
4 95 (14.31%) SDLC
5 90 (13.55%) ITIL
6 81 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 77 (11.60%) DevOps
8 66 (9.94%) Line Management
8 66 (9.94%) TDD
9 58 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
10 53 (7.98%) Coaching
11 50 (7.53%) Analytics
12 49 (7.38%) Project Management
13 44 (6.63%) PRINCE2
14 39 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
15 38 (5.72%) Waterfall
16 34 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (5.12%) Microservices
17 32 (4.82%) OO
17 32 (4.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 136 (20.48%) Java
2 121 (18.22%) SQL
3 93 (14.01%) C#
4 53 (7.98%) JavaScript
5 42 (6.33%) Python
6 37 (5.57%) PHP
7 27 (4.07%) Java 8
7 27 (4.07%) Scala
8 18 (2.71%) C
9 16 (2.41%) T-SQL
10 15 (2.26%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.96%) C++
13 11 (1.66%) Ruby
14 8 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.05%) VBA
16 6 (0.90%) PHP 7
17 5 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 5 (0.75%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.75%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 51 (7.68%) Degree
2 24 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.71%) MCSE
4 14 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.51%) ISEB
5 10 (1.51%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.36%) CCNA
6 9 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (1.36%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.20%) CISSP
7 8 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.20%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.05%) CISM
9 5 (0.75%) CEH
9 5 (0.75%) CHECK Team Leader
9 5 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.57%) QA
2 34 (5.12%) SLA
3 21 (3.16%) PMO
4 11 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.51%) GDPR
6 5 (0.75%) MiFID
7 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.45%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.30%) COBIT
9 2 (0.30%) IFRS
9 2 (0.30%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.15%) NIST 800
System Software
1 52 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.01%) Docker
4 13 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 11 (1.66%) XenApp
6 9 (1.36%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (1.20%) vSphere
8 6 (0.90%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (3.77%) SCCM
2 16 (2.41%) Ansible
3 13 (1.96%) Kubernetes
4 10 (1.51%) Terraform
5 9 (1.36%) Grafana
6 8 (1.20%) Nagios
7 6 (0.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (0.75%) Backup Exec
8 5 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.60%) CSIRT
9 4 (0.60%) SCOM
10 3 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.45%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.45%) Puppet
10 3 (0.45%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.30%) ArcSight ESM
11 2 (0.30%) CloudForms
11 2 (0.30%) SCSM
Vendors
1 111 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 85 (12.80%) Oracle
3 40 (6.02%) Citrix
4 34 (5.12%) VMware
5 30 (4.52%) IBM
6 28 (4.22%) Ivanti
7 24 (3.61%) Google
8 21 (3.16%) Splunk
9 14 (2.11%) Cisco
9 14 (2.11%) Red Hat
9 14 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.81%) Adobe
11 9 (1.36%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 8 (1.20%) Alterian
12 8 (1.20%) Apteco
12 8 (1.20%) HP
12 8 (1.20%) iManage
13 7 (1.05%) Aderant
13 7 (1.05%) ServiceNow
14 6 (0.90%) Dell