Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 231 152
Rank change year-on-year -1 -79 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 133 147 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.12% 1.11% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.15% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 90 123 191
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +7.98%
10th Percentile £31,100 £26,700 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%

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 11,531 12,778 11,489
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 96.65% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9,337 10,309 9,722
North West median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 2018. 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 +6 73 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Merseyside +37 30 £47,500 -16.67% 4
Cheshire +1 23 £46,250 +8.82% 3
Lancashire -6 5 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 35 (26.32%) Finance
2 32 (24.06%) SQL
3 31 (23.31%) Degree
4 29 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (20.30%) ITIL
6 26 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (18.80%) Microsoft
8 24 (18.05%) Windows
8 24 (18.05%) Mentoring
8 24 (18.05%) Coaching
9 23 (17.29%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (16.54%) DevOps
11 20 (15.04%) Analytics
12 19 (14.29%) People Management
12 19 (14.29%) C#
13 18 (13.53%) JavaScript
13 18 (13.53%) SQL Server
14 17 (12.78%) Java
14 17 (12.78%) Law
15 16 (12.03%) Line Management
16 15 (11.28%) .NET
16 15 (11.28%) Linux
17 14 (10.53%) SLA
17 14 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (10.53%) Project Management
17 14 (10.53%) Service Management
17 14 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (9.77%) Data Science
18 13 (9.77%) Supplier Management
18 13 (9.77%) Computer Science

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 6 (4.51%) CMS
2 5 (3.76%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.01%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.50%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.75%) Apache
5 1 (0.75%) Content Management Server
5 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.75%) IIS
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) SAP BPC
2 4 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.50%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.75%) BPCS
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.75%) Magento
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.75%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.27%) Office 365
2 10 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.77%) SaaS
4 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (3.76%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (3.76%) PaaS
6 2 (1.50%) GitHub
7 1 (0.75%) npm
7 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) DNS
2 5 (3.76%) LAN
2 5 (3.76%) WAN
3 4 (3.01%) Firewall
4 2 (1.50%) DHCP
4 2 (1.50%) Internet
4 2 (1.50%) SSL
5 1 (0.75%) Broadband
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.75%) Intranet
5 1 (0.75%) Network Security
5 1 (0.75%) SAN
5 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.75%) VLAN
5 1 (0.75%) VoIP
5 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (7.52%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.51%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.26%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.50%) Datomic
6 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.75%) Power BI
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.76%) JIRA
2 2 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.75%) Babel
3 1 (0.75%) Grunt
3 1 (0.75%) gulp
3 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.75%) webpack
General
1 35 (26.32%) Finance
2 17 (12.78%) Law
3 9 (6.77%) Legal
4 6 (4.51%) Banking
4 6 (4.51%) Games
5 5 (3.76%) Marketing
5 5 (3.76%) Military
6 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Billing
7 1 (0.75%) Publishing
7 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.28%) .NET
2 10 (7.52%) CSS
3 8 (6.02%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.02%) HTML
4 6 (4.51%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.01%) Node.js
6 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.26%) React
7 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.50%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.50%) CSS3
7 2 (1.50%) HTML5
7 2 (1.50%) J2EE
7 2 (1.50%) LINQ
7 2 (1.50%) Redux
7 2 (1.50%) WPF
8 1 (0.75%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.75%) Ionic Framework
8 1 (0.75%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.77%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.77%) User Experience
5 5 (3.76%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 5 (3.76%) Internet of Things
5 5 (3.76%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.50%) Fintech
7 2 (1.50%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.75%) FMCG
8 1 (0.75%) NHS
8 1 (0.75%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.05%) Windows
2 15 (11.28%) Linux
3 9 (6.77%) Windows 7
4 8 (6.02%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.01%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (20.30%) ITIL
3 26 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.05%) Coaching
4 24 (18.05%) Mentoring
5 23 (17.29%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (16.54%) DevOps
7 20 (15.04%) Analytics
8 19 (14.29%) People Management
9 16 (12.03%) Line Management
10 14 (10.53%) Project Management
10 14 (10.53%) Service Management
11 13 (9.77%) Data Science
11 13 (9.77%) Supplier Management
12 12 (9.02%) ITSM
13 11 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (8.27%) SDLC
13 11 (8.27%) Software Engineering
14 10 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (7.52%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.06%) SQL
2 19 (14.29%) C#
3 18 (13.53%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.78%) Java
5 11 (8.27%) PowerShell
6 7 (5.26%) Scala
7 6 (4.51%) C++
7 6 (4.51%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.01%) PHP
8 4 (3.01%) Python
9 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.50%) Clojure
9 2 (1.50%) Go
9 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.50%) Ruby
9 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.50%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.50%) VB
9 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (23.31%) Degree
2 7 (5.26%) TOGAF Certification
3 6 (4.51%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.26%) CCNA
7 2 (1.50%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.50%) CCNP
7 2 (1.50%) MCSA
7 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.75%) CCA
8 1 (0.75%) CCIE
8 1 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.75%) MCITP
8 1 (0.75%) MCSE
8 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.53%) SLA
2 9 (6.77%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) PMO
4 1 (0.75%) GDPR
4 1 (0.75%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 11 (8.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.26%) Docker
2 3 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (8.27%) Ansible
1 11 (8.27%) Terraform
2 4 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.01%) Puppet
3 2 (1.50%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.52%) SAP
3 7 (5.26%) Sun
3 7 (5.26%) Tableau
4 6 (4.51%) Citrix
5 5 (3.76%) Siemens
6 4 (3.01%) Capita
6 4 (3.01%) Cisco
6 4 (3.01%) Sony
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle
7 3 (2.26%) VMware
8 2 (1.50%) Cognos
8 2 (1.50%) Pega
8 2 (1.50%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.50%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.75%) HP
9 1 (0.75%) iManage
9 1 (0.75%) Infor
9 1 (0.75%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (0.75%) Sybase