Period
to 25 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 25 January 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
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 241 202
Rank change year-on-year +57 -39 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 120 111 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.38% 1.05% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.09% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78 79 143
North West median annual salary £53,750 £49,000 £52,635
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.69% -6.91% +23.85%
10th Percentile £33,325 £29,120 £30,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 8,406 10,204 12,373
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 96.50% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,626 8,310 9,895
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in the North West over the 6 months to 25 January 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 25 January 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 +68 78 £55,000 +4.76% 12
Cheshire +23 26 £55,000 +12.24% 4
Merseyside -5 9 £50,000 +23.92% 5
Lancashire -5 5 £30,000 -8.40% 1
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 38 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.50%) Azure
3 32 (26.67%) Windows
4 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
5 28 (23.33%) C#
5 28 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 27 (22.50%) Mentoring
7 26 (21.67%) Finance
7 26 (21.67%) SQL
8 25 (20.83%) .NET
8 25 (20.83%) Cisco
9 24 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 22 (18.33%) AWS
11 20 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (15.83%) Kanban
12 19 (15.83%) Scrum
13 17 (14.17%) VMware
13 17 (14.17%) Active Directory
14 16 (13.33%) ITIL
14 16 (13.33%) Coaching
15 15 (12.50%) Linux
15 15 (12.50%) MVC
16 13 (10.83%) TDD
16 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET
16 13 (10.83%) DevOps
16 13 (10.83%) Office 365
17 12 (10.00%) JavaScript
17 12 (10.00%) .NET Core
18 11 (9.17%) IT Strategy
18 11 (9.17%) Oracle

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 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.00%) Confluence
2 6 (5.00%) IIS
3 5 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.50%) CATIA
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (27.50%) Azure
2 22 (18.33%) AWS
3 13 (10.83%) Office 365
4 8 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.50%) Serverless
7 2 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.67%) GCP
7 2 (1.67%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.17%) Unified Communications
2 9 (7.50%) LAN
3 8 (6.67%) Internet
4 7 (5.83%) Wireless
5 6 (5.00%) Network Security
5 6 (5.00%) VPN
5 6 (5.00%) WLAN
6 5 (4.17%) Firewall
7 4 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (3.33%) Intranet
7 4 (3.33%) SAN
7 4 (3.33%) VoIP
8 3 (2.50%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (2.50%) HTTP
8 3 (2.50%) IP Telephony
8 3 (2.50%) MPLS
8 3 (2.50%) WAN
9 2 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.83%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.17%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.50%) MySQL
8 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.67%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.67%) Flink
9 2 (1.67%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.67%) Impala
9 2 (1.67%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (5.00%) JIRA
1 6 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.50%) Bugzilla
3 3 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.50%) Postman
4 1 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 26 (21.67%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.17%) Law
3 5 (4.17%) Retail
4 3 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.50%) Military
5 2 (1.67%) Automotive
5 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.83%) .NET
2 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET
3 12 (10.00%) .NET Core
4 9 (7.50%) .NET Framework
4 9 (7.50%) Entity Framework
4 9 (7.50%) NHibernate
4 9 (7.50%) React
4 9 (7.50%) Swagger
5 8 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.50%) HTML
6 3 (2.50%) RESTful
6 3 (2.50%) Web Services
7 2 (1.67%) CSS
7 2 (1.67%) Kafka
7 2 (1.67%) Vulkan
8 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.83%) HTML5
8 1 (0.83%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.83%) LDAP
8 1 (0.83%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.33%) User Experience
5 3 (2.50%) CCTV
5 3 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.50%) IPTV
5 3 (2.50%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.67%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.67%) NHS
6 2 (1.67%) PlayStation
6 2 (1.67%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.67%) Windows
2 24 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (12.50%) Linux
4 9 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (2.50%) Unix
6 3 (2.50%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.67%) Android
7 2 (1.67%) Tizen
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.50%) Mentoring
3 20 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (15.83%) Kanban
4 19 (15.83%) Scrum
5 16 (13.33%) Coaching
5 16 (13.33%) ITIL
6 15 (12.50%) MVC
7 13 (10.83%) DevOps
7 13 (10.83%) TDD
8 11 (9.17%) IT Strategy
9 10 (8.33%) SDLC
10 9 (7.50%) Change Management
10 9 (7.50%) Line Management
10 9 (7.50%) OOP
10 9 (7.50%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.50%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.50%) SOLID
10 9 (7.50%) Technology Roadmap
10 9 (7.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.33%) C#
2 26 (21.67%) SQL
3 12 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.17%) Java
6 4 (3.33%) Scala
6 4 (3.33%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.67%) C
7 2 (1.67%) C++
7 2 (1.67%) Erlang
7 2 (1.67%) F#
7 2 (1.67%) Go
7 2 (1.67%) Haskell
7 2 (1.67%) Python
8 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.67%) CCNA
1 8 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (6.67%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) CCNP
3 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.67%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.67%) CISM
4 2 (1.67%) CISSP
4 2 (1.67%) GIAC
4 2 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) MCITP
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.33%) Docker
3 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.67%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.83%) Cisco
3 17 (14.17%) VMware
4 11 (9.17%) Oracle
5 9 (7.50%) Sage
6 8 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (5.83%) Tableau
8 6 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.33%) HP
9 4 (3.33%) McAfee
10 3 (2.50%) arcserve
11 2 (1.67%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.67%) Google
11 2 (1.67%) QNX
11 2 (1.67%) Sony
11 2 (1.67%) SOTI
12 1 (0.83%) Mitel
12 1 (0.83%) Synology
12 1 (0.83%) webMethods
12 1 (0.83%) Xamarin