The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Technical Lead
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 200 181
Rank change year-on-year +1 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 73 37 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.07% 0.66% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.67% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 64 29 56
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6603 5488 6123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.44% 97.86% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20745 19426 22170
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in the North West

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Leader in the North West.

Salary trend for Technical Leader in the North West

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Leader within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 56 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Cheshire -31 9 £52,500 - 6
Merseyside -3 6 £61,250 -5.76% 2
Lancashire - 3 - - 1
Technical Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Technical Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 56 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (53.13%) .NET
3 47 (48.96%) C#
4 44 (45.83%) MVC
5 40 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 37 (38.54%) SQL Server
7 31 (32.29%) AngularJS
8 29 (30.21%) Finance
9 24 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
11 19 (19.79%) CSS
11 19 (19.79%) HTML
11 19 (19.79%) Web Services
12 18 (18.75%) Java
12 18 (18.75%) Software Engineering
13 17 (17.71%) TDD
13 17 (17.71%) Scrum
14 16 (16.67%) SDLC
15 15 (15.63%) RESTful
15 15 (15.63%) REST
15 15 (15.63%) SQL
16 14 (14.58%) E-Commerce
16 14 (14.58%) Spring
16 14 (14.58%) Mobile App
17 13 (13.54%) User Stories
17 13 (13.54%) React
17 13 (13.54%) TOGAF
17 13 (13.54%) PHP
18 12 (12.50%) iPad
19 11 (11.46%) jQuery

Technical 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.21%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.13%) CMS
3 3 (3.13%) IIS
3 3 (3.13%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.08%) Magento
2 2 (2.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.13%) Office 365
3 3 (3.13%) PaaS
3 3 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) Intranet
2 3 (3.13%) Firewall
2 3 (3.13%) Network Security
3 2 (2.08%) HTTP
3 2 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.04%) DHCP
4 1 (1.04%) DNS
4 1 (1.04%) Internet
4 1 (1.04%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.42%) MySQL
4 6 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.13%) Power BI
6 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.08%) Big Data
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.04%) Redis
8 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.25%) Xcode
4 5 (5.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.08%) MSTest
6 2 (2.08%) NUnit
6 2 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.04%) Grunt
7 1 (1.04%) gulp
7 1 (1.04%) InstallShield
7 1 (1.04%) MSI
7 1 (1.04%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.04%) Selenium
7 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (30.21%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Retail
3 4 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (53.13%) .NET
2 31 (32.29%) AngularJS
3 24 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (19.79%) CSS
4 19 (19.79%) HTML
4 19 (19.79%) Web Services
5 15 (15.63%) REST
5 15 (15.63%) RESTful
6 14 (14.58%) Spring
7 13 (13.54%) React
8 11 (11.46%) jQuery
8 11 (11.46%) SOAP
9 10 (10.42%) .NET Framework
10 9 (9.38%) Sass
11 8 (8.33%) Hibernate
12 7 (7.29%) CSS3
12 7 (7.29%) JSF
12 7 (7.29%) JSP
12 7 (7.29%) LAMP
12 7 (7.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.50%) iPad
3 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) Clustering
4 3 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.13%) Raspberry Pi
4 3 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.13%) User Experience
5 2 (2.08%) Social Network
6 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.04%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Android
2 7 (7.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (45.83%) MVC
3 18 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 17 (17.71%) Scrum
4 17 (17.71%) TDD
5 16 (16.67%) SDLC
6 14 (14.58%) E-Commerce
7 13 (13.54%) TOGAF
7 13 (13.54%) User Stories
8 10 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (9.38%) BDD
9 9 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (8.33%) Project Management
11 7 (7.29%) Extreme Programming
11 7 (7.29%) Pair Programming
11 7 (7.29%) SOA
11 7 (7.29%) Test Automation
12 6 (6.25%) DevOps
13 5 (5.21%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (48.96%) C#
2 40 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.75%) Java
4 15 (15.63%) SQL
5 13 (13.54%) PHP
6 6 (6.25%) ES6
7 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.08%) Clojure
9 2 (2.08%) PHP 5
9 2 (2.08%) Python
9 2 (2.08%) Ruby
9 2 (2.08%) Scala
10 1 (1.04%) C
10 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.04%) CCSA
3 1 (1.04%) CCSE
3 1 (1.04%) MCP
3 1 (1.04%) MCSA
3 1 (1.04%) MCSE
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) HIPAA
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Docker
2 1 (1.04%) Varnish
2 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Kibana
2 2 (2.08%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) Zend
3 3 (3.13%) CheckPoint
3 3 (3.13%) Fortinet
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle
3 3 (3.13%) Palo Alto
3 3 (3.13%) Telerik
4 2 (2.08%) Adobe
4 2 (2.08%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) IBM
4 2 (2.08%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (2.08%) Juniper
4 2 (2.08%) SAP
4 2 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.04%) Apple
5 1 (1.04%) AppSense
5 1 (1.04%) Citrix
5 1 (1.04%) New Relic
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