The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
England / London
Rank 377 352 360
Rank change year-on-year -25 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 221 350 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.66% 0.84% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.87% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 202 307 292
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,500 £50,575
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £95,000 £84,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in London

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in London

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in London

Technical 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 Technical Leader within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +46 44 £71,250 +11.32% 8
Chiswick -3 4 £65,000 -7.14%
New Malden - 2 £40,000 -
Wembley - 2 £41,000 -
West End of London +11 1 £81,500 -9.44%
Croydon +6 1 £82,500 +43.47% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £97,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £82,500 -
Heathrow - 1 - -
Moorgate - 1 £50,000 -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 London region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 229 (48.62%) Java
2 219 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (25.69%) JavaScript
4 119 (25.27%) Finance
5 117 (24.84%) Scrum
6 116 (24.63%) TDD
7 89 (18.90%) HTML
7 89 (18.90%) .NET
8 76 (16.14%) C#
9 74 (15.71%) CSS
10 71 (15.07%) Mentoring
11 69 (14.65%) Spring
12 68 (14.44%) SQL
13 64 (13.59%) BDD
14 63 (13.38%) AngularJS
15 59 (12.53%) SQL Server
15 59 (12.53%) SOA
15 59 (12.53%) Software Engineering
16 53 (11.25%) Waterfall
17 51 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
18 48 (10.19%) Degree
19 46 (9.77%) Jenkins
20 45 (9.55%) Microsoft
21 44 (9.34%) RESTful
22 42 (8.92%) Banking
23 41 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
24 40 (8.49%) Windows
25 38 (8.07%) MS Excel
25 38 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
25 38 (8.07%) SaaS

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related 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 19 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (3.18%) Apache
3 13 (2.76%) CMS
4 11 (2.34%) Apache Solr
4 11 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.12%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.91%) Confluence
7 8 (1.70%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.85%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.64%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.64%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.42%) SAS
12 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 38 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.06%) MS Office
3 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.64%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (0.42%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.42%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.42%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.07%) SaaS
2 25 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.18%) Office 365
4 12 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.34%) G Suite
6 8 (1.70%) Slack
7 6 (1.27%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.06%) PaaS
9 4 (0.85%) GitHub
10 3 (0.64%) Force.com
10 3 (0.64%) IaaS
11 1 (0.21%) BlueKai
11 1 (0.21%) Heroku
11 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.34%) Internet
2 9 (1.91%) Firewall
3 7 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.49%) Wireless
4 6 (1.27%) DHCP
4 6 (1.27%) DNS
5 5 (1.06%) MPLS
6 4 (0.85%) IP Telephony
6 4 (0.85%) NAS
7 3 (0.64%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.64%) LDAP
8 2 (0.42%) BGP
8 2 (0.42%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.42%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (0.42%) Network Security
8 2 (0.42%) OSPF
8 2 (0.42%) VPN
8 2 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.42%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (12.53%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.16%) MongoDB
3 24 (5.10%) Big Data
4 21 (4.46%) NoSQL
4 21 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.40%) MySQL
7 15 (3.18%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.55%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.55%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.34%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.91%) Pentaho
11 7 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.27%) DTS
13 5 (1.06%) QlikView
14 4 (0.85%) OLTP
14 4 (0.85%) Power BI
14 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 46 (9.77%) Jenkins
2 31 (6.58%) Git (software)
3 23 (4.88%) Maven
4 17 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (3.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (3.18%) Subversion
7 12 (2.55%) JIRA
7 12 (2.55%) LoadRunner
7 12 (2.55%) Selenium
8 10 (2.12%) gulp
8 10 (2.12%) HP UFT
8 10 (2.12%) JMeter
9 9 (1.91%) Bower
9 9 (1.91%) GitLab
9 9 (1.91%) Jasmine
9 9 (1.91%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (1.70%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.70%) Ranorex
10 8 (1.70%) SoapUI
General
1 119 (25.27%) Finance
2 42 (8.92%) Banking
3 26 (5.52%) Retail
4 24 (5.10%) Publishing
5 17 (3.61%) Front Office
6 15 (3.18%) Legal
7 14 (2.97%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.34%) Games
8 11 (2.34%) Marketing
9 7 (1.49%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.49%) Law
9 7 (1.49%) Music Industry
10 5 (1.06%) Back Office
11 4 (0.85%) Advertising
12 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.64%) Prime Brokerage
13 2 (0.42%) French Language
13 2 (0.42%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (18.90%) .NET
1 89 (18.90%) HTML
2 74 (15.71%) CSS
3 69 (14.65%) Spring
4 63 (13.38%) AngularJS
5 44 (9.34%) RESTful
6 38 (8.07%) HTML5
7 32 (6.79%) Node.js
8 31 (6.58%) React
9 29 (6.16%) jQuery
10 27 (5.73%) Hibernate
10 27 (5.73%) XML
11 26 (5.52%) CSS3
12 25 (5.31%) ASP.NET
12 25 (5.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (4.88%) .NET Framework
13 23 (4.88%) JMS
13 23 (4.88%) RabbitMQ
13 23 (4.88%) Web Services
14 21 (4.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.01%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.37%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (6.16%) Management Information System
4 25 (5.31%) Fintech
5 21 (4.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.82%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.97%) User Experience
8 12 (2.55%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.12%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.91%) IVR
10 9 (1.91%) Smart Meter
11 6 (1.27%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.27%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.85%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.85%) Derivative
12 4 (0.85%) Equities
12 4 (0.85%) Smart Energy
13 3 (0.64%) Clustering
13 3 (0.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.49%) Windows
2 28 (5.94%) Linux
3 17 (3.61%) Unix
4 11 (2.34%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.12%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.49%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.06%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.06%) Solaris
8 5 (1.06%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.42%) Android
10 2 (0.42%) Debian
10 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.21%) AIX
11 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (24.84%) Scrum
3 116 (24.63%) TDD
4 71 (15.07%) Mentoring
5 64 (13.59%) BDD
6 59 (12.53%) SOA
6 59 (12.53%) Software Engineering
7 53 (11.25%) Waterfall
8 51 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 38 (8.07%) DevOps
10 38 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (7.86%) MVC
12 36 (7.64%) SDLC
13 28 (5.94%) UML
14 27 (5.73%) ITIL
15 26 (5.52%) Project Management
15 26 (5.52%) SOLID
16 24 (5.10%) Multithreading
17 23 (4.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 229 (48.62%) Java
2 121 (25.69%) JavaScript
3 76 (16.14%) C#
4 68 (14.44%) SQL
5 35 (7.43%) Python
6 34 (7.22%) Scala
7 30 (6.37%) Groovy
8 26 (5.52%) Ruby
9 25 (5.31%) C++
9 25 (5.31%) PHP
10 24 (5.10%) T-SQL
11 15 (3.18%) C
12 11 (2.34%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.34%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.70%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.49%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.27%) Clojure
15 6 (1.27%) XAML
16 5 (1.06%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.85%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 48 (10.19%) Degree
2 4 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (0.85%) RHCE
3 2 (0.42%) CCNP
3 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.42%) ISEB
3 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.42%) PMP
3 2 (0.42%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.21%) CCSA
4 1 (0.21%) CCSE
4 1 (0.21%) CCSP
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.76%) QA
2 7 (1.49%) SLA
3 3 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.42%) MiFID
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (4.67%) Active Directory
1 22 (4.67%) Docker
2 8 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.64%) vSphere
4 2 (0.42%) XenApp
4 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.21%) HDFS
5 1 (0.21%) NFS
5 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (2.76%) Puppet
2 6 (1.27%) Ansible
3 5 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.64%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.42%) Cacti
6 2 (0.42%) Nagios
7 1 (0.21%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.21%) Control-M
7 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 45 (9.55%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.43%) Oracle
3 22 (4.67%) VMware
4 20 (4.25%) Google
5 15 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.97%) Cisco
6 14 (2.97%) IBM
6 14 (2.97%) TIBCO
7 13 (2.76%) Citrix
8 10 (2.12%) Pega
9 8 (1.70%) Bloomberg
10 7 (1.49%) Talend
11 6 (1.27%) FactSet
11 6 (1.27%) Fidessa
11 6 (1.27%) PayPal
11 6 (1.27%) Reuters
11 6 (1.27%) Xamarin
12 5 (1.06%) SAP
13 4 (0.85%) BT
13 4 (0.85%) NetApp
Twickenham, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, 28 days holiday, Flexi Time
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
North London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension etc.
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £85000 - £86000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago