Period
to 6 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 6 August 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 > North West
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 162 237 220
Rank change year-on-year +75 -17 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 65 104 146
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.29% 0.99% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.03% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 61 58 110
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.40% -10.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £31,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,250
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 4,803 10,092 11,879
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 95.79% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,913 7,593 9,660
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,726 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the North West

Team Leader
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in the North West

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Team Leader in the North West over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in the North West

Team Leader
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the North West region over the 6 months to 6 August 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
Manchester +52 42 £57,500 +22.34% 4
Cheshire +52 9 £41,000 -28.70% 1
Merseyside +28 9 £50,000 +23.46% 4
Lancashire +50 5 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 August 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 North West region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.62%) Windows
3 15 (23.08%) Azure
3 15 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
4 14 (21.54%) SQL
5 12 (18.46%) Linux
6 10 (15.38%) AWS
6 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (15.38%) SDLC
7 9 (13.85%) .NET
7 9 (13.85%) C#
7 9 (13.85%) Finance
8 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (12.31%) Release Management
8 8 (12.31%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (12.31%) IIS
8 8 (12.31%) CRM
8 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
8 8 (12.31%) LAN
8 8 (12.31%) WAN
8 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
8 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (12.31%) .NET Core
8 8 (12.31%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (10.77%) DevOps
9 7 (10.77%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (10.77%) JavaScript

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (12.31%) IIS
1 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) Sitefinity
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.62%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) Azure
2 10 (15.38%) AWS
3 8 (12.31%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (12.31%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (3.08%) Office 365
4 2 (3.08%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.54%) IaaS
5 1 (1.54%) PaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) LAN
1 8 (12.31%) WAN
2 7 (10.77%) Internet
3 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.69%) SAN
5 4 (6.15%) DHCP
5 4 (6.15%) DNS
5 4 (6.15%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (6.15%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.62%) Firewall
7 2 (3.08%) BGP
7 2 (3.08%) MPLS
7 2 (3.08%) NGN
7 2 (3.08%) OSPF
7 2 (3.08%) RFID
8 1 (1.54%) 4G
8 1 (1.54%) 5G
8 1 (1.54%) Network Security
8 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.08%) Power BI
6 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
6 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.54%) QlikView
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Gradle
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
2 1 (1.54%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.54%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
2 8 (12.31%) .NET Core
3 5 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.15%) Node.js
4 4 (6.15%) React
5 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.54%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) J2EE
5 1 (1.54%) Java EE
5 1 (1.54%) Spring
5 1 (1.54%) Swagger
5 1 (1.54%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) 3D Printing
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Linux
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) Unix
6 1 (1.54%) Kali Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 10 (15.38%) SDLC
3 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.31%) CRM
3 8 (12.31%) Release Management
4 7 (10.77%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (10.77%) DevOps
5 6 (9.23%) Coaching
5 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.23%) ITIL
6 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.69%) Functional Programming
6 5 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 5 (7.69%) Machine Learning
6 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Analytics
7 4 (6.15%) Change Management
7 4 (6.15%) Manual Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Project Management
7 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 9 (13.85%) C#
3 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.23%) Go
4 6 (9.23%) Scala
5 5 (7.69%) Erlang
5 5 (7.69%) F#
5 5 (7.69%) Haskell
6 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.08%) Java
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.15%) MCSA
2 4 (6.15%) MCSE
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) Server+ Certification
3 2 (3.08%) CCNA
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (9.23%) Cisco
4 5 (7.69%) VMware
5 2 (3.08%) Juniper
5 2 (3.08%) Tableau
6 1 (1.54%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.54%) Google
6 1 (1.54%) LogRhythm