Period
to 7 December 2021

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

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

Team Lead
England > Midlands
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 196 150 204
Rank change year-on-year -46 +54 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 143 75 144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.33% 1.56% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.64% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 100 52 113
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £26,400
25th Percentile £37,203 £40,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,750 £50,156 £58,750
90th Percentile £83,375 £68,375 £62,000
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 the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 9,988 4,575 10,756
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.19% 95.41% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7,481 3,765 9,043
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,607 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the Midlands

Team Leader
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in the Midlands

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Team Leader in the Midlands over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in the Midlands

Team Leader
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 7 December 2021. 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
West Midlands -60 89 £53,250 +18.33% 13
East Midlands -30 54 £46,250 +19.35% 9
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, 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 Midlands region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 62 (43.36%) Social Skills
2 39 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 35 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (20.98%) ITIL
5 28 (19.58%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (17.48%) .NET
7 24 (16.78%) JavaScript
8 23 (16.08%) Coaching
9 22 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 21 (14.69%) Decision-Making
11 19 (13.29%) Mentoring
12 16 (11.19%) SQL
12 16 (11.19%) C#
12 16 (11.19%) SQL Server
12 16 (11.19%) Line Management
12 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (10.49%) .NET Framework
13 15 (10.49%) Git (software)
13 15 (10.49%) Azure
13 15 (10.49%) Organisational Skills
14 14 (9.79%) Finance
14 14 (9.79%) SaaS
15 13 (9.09%) Incident Management
15 13 (9.09%) Time Management
15 13 (9.09%) Scrum
15 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
15 13 (9.09%) Linux
15 13 (9.09%) SLA
15 13 (9.09%) Technology Roadmap

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.70%) IIS
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.40%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.40%) Autodesk Inventor
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.40%) PTC Creo
2 2 (1.40%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.70%) InDesign
3 1 (0.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.49%) Azure
2 14 (9.79%) SaaS
3 10 (6.99%) Microsoft 365
4 8 (5.59%) GitHub
5 7 (4.90%) AWS
6 5 (3.50%) Power Platform
7 3 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.10%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (2.10%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.10%) Azure Logic Apps
7 3 (2.10%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (2.10%) PaaS
7 3 (2.10%) Serverless
8 2 (1.40%) GCP
9 1 (0.70%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.70%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) LAN
1 6 (4.20%) WAN
2 2 (1.40%) Firewall
2 2 (1.40%) SAN
2 2 (1.40%) Wireless
3 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.70%) MPLS
3 1 (0.70%) Network Security
3 1 (0.70%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.70%) RFID
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.20%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.50%) Power BI
4 3 (2.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.10%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.10%) MySQL
5 2 (1.40%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.70%) DB2
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.70%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.29%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.59%) Browser DevTools
3 8 (5.59%) JIRA
4 3 (2.10%) GitLab
5 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 62 (43.36%) Social Skills
2 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (10.49%) Organisational Skills
4 14 (9.79%) Finance
5 11 (7.69%) Games
6 10 (6.99%) Manufacturing
7 8 (5.59%) Telecoms
8 7 (4.90%) Public Sector
8 7 (4.90%) Retail
9 6 (4.20%) Marketing
10 4 (2.80%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (2.10%) Digital Economy
12 2 (1.40%) Advertising
13 1 (0.70%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.70%) Electronics
13 1 (0.70%) Law
13 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.48%) .NET
2 15 (10.49%) .NET Framework
3 12 (8.39%) Node.js
4 11 (7.69%) JSON
4 11 (7.69%) XML
5 10 (6.99%) .NET Core
5 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET
5 10 (6.99%) React
6 9 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (6.29%) CSS
6 9 (6.29%) HTML
7 8 (5.59%) GraphQL
7 8 (5.59%) Pixi.js
7 8 (5.59%) XHR
8 6 (4.20%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (3.50%) OpenID
9 5 (3.50%) Sass
9 5 (3.50%) Web Components
10 3 (2.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
1 11 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (4.20%) CCTV
2 6 (4.20%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (2.80%) Robotics
4 3 (2.10%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.10%) FMCG
4 3 (2.10%) Legacy Applications
4 3 (2.10%) User Experience
5 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.70%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.70%) Tandem
6 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.09%) Linux
2 12 (8.39%) Windows
3 5 (3.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.70%) Unix
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.98%) ITIL
3 28 (19.58%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (16.08%) Coaching
5 22 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 21 (14.69%) Decision-Making
7 19 (13.29%) Mentoring
8 16 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (11.19%) Line Management
9 13 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 13 (9.09%) Scrum
9 13 (9.09%) Technology Roadmap
9 13 (9.09%) Time Management
10 12 (8.39%) Technical Leadership
11 11 (7.69%) Analytics
11 11 (7.69%) DevOps
11 11 (7.69%) Project Delivery
11 11 (7.69%) Service Delivery
12 10 (6.99%) Product Roadmap
12 10 (6.99%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.78%) JavaScript
2 16 (11.19%) C#
2 16 (11.19%) SQL
3 8 (5.59%) ES6
3 8 (5.59%) Go
3 8 (5.59%) PHP
4 6 (4.20%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.20%) TypeScript
5 4 (2.80%) Python
6 3 (2.10%) Java
6 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.70%) C++
8 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.20%) Degree
2 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.40%) ISEB
3 2 (1.40%) MCSA
3 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) CCNA
4 1 (0.70%) CCNP
4 1 (0.70%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (0.70%) CISA
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.70%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.70%) MCP
4 1 (0.70%) MCSE
4 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (2.10%) GDPR
3 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.70%) ITGC
System Software
1 9 (6.29%) Docker
2 8 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.80%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.10%) Firmware
5 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.50%) Terraform
3 3 (2.10%) Rancher
4 2 (1.40%) Grafana
5 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.70%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 39 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.99%) VMware
3 6 (4.20%) Oracle
4 4 (2.80%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.10%) Cisco
5 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.40%) ExtraHop
6 2 (1.40%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) Adobe
7 1 (0.70%) Birst
7 1 (0.70%) BT
7 1 (0.70%) Citrix
7 1 (0.70%) Google
7 1 (0.70%) Huawei
7 1 (0.70%) Meraki
7 1 (0.70%) Mitel
7 1 (0.70%) NEC
7 1 (0.70%) Panasonic
7 1 (0.70%) Quadient