Period
to 16 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 16 January 2022.

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

Team Lead
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 153 125 163
Rank change year-on-year -28 +38 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 89 51 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.66% 1.69% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.74% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 48
10th Percentile £38,000 £40,519 £29,950
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,813
90th Percentile £112,500 £83,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +14.29% +8.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 5,051 2,923 5,500
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.16% 96.66% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,851 2,620 4,465
10th Percentile £31,571 £31,500 £27,600
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +4.73%
75th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in Manchester

Team Leader
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in Manchester

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Team Leader in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in Manchester

Team Leader
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 January 2022. 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
Salford +2 7 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Cheadle - 4 £60,000 -
Stockport - 2 £38,000 -
Altrincham +5 1 £61,500 +31.55%
Team Leader
North West

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2022, 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 Manchester region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
1 22 (24.72%) Social Skills
2 19 (21.35%) Coaching
3 17 (19.10%) AngularJS
3 17 (19.10%) People Management
4 16 (17.98%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (17.98%) ITIL
5 15 (16.85%) QA
5 15 (16.85%) Mentoring
6 14 (15.73%) Decision-Making
6 14 (15.73%) Workflow
7 12 (13.48%) Service Delivery
7 12 (13.48%) Java
7 12 (13.48%) Retail
7 12 (13.48%) Time Management
7 12 (13.48%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (13.48%) Line Management
7 12 (13.48%) Terraform
8 11 (12.36%) Java 11
8 11 (12.36%) Java 8
8 11 (12.36%) JPA
8 11 (12.36%) Spring
8 11 (12.36%) C#
8 11 (12.36%) SQL
8 11 (12.36%) Hibernate
8 11 (12.36%) Scrum
9 10 (11.24%) SLA
9 10 (11.24%) Project Delivery
9 10 (11.24%) Go
9 10 (11.24%) Azure

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) Azure
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (3.37%) AWS
2 3 (3.37%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) AWS IoT
3 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.12%) GCP
3 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.12%) BGP
2 1 (1.12%) Broadband
2 1 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.12%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (1.12%) Firewall
2 1 (1.12%) Network Security
2 1 (1.12%) VPN
2 1 (1.12%) Wireless
2 1 (1.12%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.12%) Browser DevTools
2 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.12%) gulp
2 1 (1.12%) Selenium
2 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.12%) webpack
General
1 22 (24.72%) Social Skills
2 12 (13.48%) Retail
3 9 (10.11%) Influencing Skills
3 9 (10.11%) Organisational Skills
4 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.37%) Finance
6 1 (1.12%) Games
6 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.10%) AngularJS
2 11 (12.36%) Hibernate
2 11 (12.36%) JPA
2 11 (12.36%) Spring
3 9 (10.11%) .NET
4 4 (4.49%) .NET Core
5 3 (3.37%) CSS
6 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.25%) HTML
6 2 (2.25%) Node.js
6 2 (2.25%) React
6 2 (2.25%) RESTful
7 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.12%) LESS
7 1 (1.12%) Pixi.js
7 1 (1.12%) React Native
7 1 (1.12%) Redux
7 1 (1.12%) Sass
7 1 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.12%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (10.11%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.74%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.49%) User Experience
4 4 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.37%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.37%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.12%) EPoS
7 1 (1.12%) Fibre Optics
7 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.37%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.35%) Coaching
2 17 (19.10%) People Management
3 16 (17.98%) ITIL
3 16 (17.98%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (16.85%) Mentoring
5 14 (15.73%) Decision-Making
5 14 (15.73%) Workflow
6 12 (13.48%) Line Management
6 12 (13.48%) Service Delivery
6 12 (13.48%) Time Management
7 11 (12.36%) Scrum
8 10 (11.24%) Project Delivery
9 9 (10.11%) API Testing
9 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (8.99%) Facilities Management
10 8 (8.99%) Information Security
10 8 (8.99%) Performance Management
10 8 (8.99%) Service Management
10 8 (8.99%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.48%) Java
2 11 (12.36%) C#
2 11 (12.36%) Java 11
2 11 (12.36%) Java 8
2 11 (12.36%) SQL
3 10 (11.24%) Go
4 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.11%) PHP
5 2 (2.25%) Bash
5 2 (2.25%) Python
6 1 (1.12%) ES6
6 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) DBS Check
2 4 (4.49%) Degree
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.12%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.12%) CCNA
5 1 (1.12%) CCNP
5 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) QA
2 10 (11.24%) SLA
3 3 (3.37%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (13.48%) Terraform
2 6 (6.74%) SCCM
3 1 (1.12%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.12%) Nagios
3 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.37%) Cisco
3 2 (2.25%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.12%) Juniper
4 1 (1.12%) NetApp
4 1 (1.12%) RedGate
4 1 (1.12%) VMware