Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 262 294 260
Rank change year-on-year +32 -34 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 112 61 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.85% 0.49% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.50% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 97 52 97
North West median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -8.63%
10th Percentile £42,000 £41,525 £37,350
90th Percentile £66,750 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £65,600 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.33% - -

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 12704 12096 12623
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.06% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10170 10182 10477
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +25 73 £52,500 - 3
Cheshire -13 20 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Lancashire - 14 £50,000 - 1
Merseyside +12 5 £62,500 -3.85% 1
Technical Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 61 (54.46%) .NET
2 60 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (50.89%) C#
4 44 (39.29%) SQL Server
5 42 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 34 (30.36%) ASP.NET
7 30 (26.79%) SQL
7 30 (26.79%) Finance
8 26 (23.21%) MVC
9 24 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 22 (19.64%) Microsoft
11 21 (18.75%) .NET Framework
12 20 (17.86%) Mentoring
12 20 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (16.07%) AngularJS
14 16 (14.29%) HTML
14 16 (14.29%) CSS
14 16 (14.29%) Web Services
14 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (13.39%) PHP
15 15 (13.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (12.50%) SOAP
16 14 (12.50%) React
17 13 (11.61%) Scrum
18 12 (10.71%) Software Engineering
18 12 (10.71%) TDD
18 12 (10.71%) Java
18 12 (10.71%) MySQL
18 12 (10.71%) Node.js
18 12 (10.71%) 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 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.79%) IIS
3 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.79%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.89%) CMS
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.79%) Magento
2 2 (1.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.68%) SaaS
4 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.79%) Office 365
4 2 (1.79%) PaaS
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) SAN
2 5 (4.46%) Firewall
3 4 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.57%) SSH
3 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.68%) LAN
4 3 (2.68%) WAN
5 2 (1.79%) HTTP
5 2 (1.79%) Intranet
6 1 (0.89%) Internet
6 1 (0.89%) VoIP
6 1 (0.89%) VPN
6 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.89%) Wireless
6 1 (0.89%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (10.71%) MySQL
5 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.46%) Big Data
7 5 (4.46%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.46%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.46%) Power BI
7 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.89%) Redis
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.68%) Gradle
2 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.79%) AccuRev
3 2 (1.79%) JIRA
3 2 (1.79%) Maven
4 1 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.89%) GoCD
4 1 (0.89%) Grunt
4 1 (0.89%) gulp
4 1 (0.89%) MSTest
4 1 (0.89%) NUnit
4 1 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.89%) Selenium
4 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (26.79%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Retail
3 7 (6.25%) Advertising
4 3 (2.68%) Back Office
5 2 (1.79%) Games
5 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.89%) Billing
6 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (54.46%) .NET
2 34 (30.36%) ASP.NET
3 21 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 18 (16.07%) AngularJS
5 16 (14.29%) CSS
5 16 (14.29%) HTML
5 16 (14.29%) Web Services
6 14 (12.50%) React
6 14 (12.50%) SOAP
7 12 (10.71%) jQuery
7 12 (10.71%) Node.js
8 10 (8.93%) REST
9 8 (7.14%) XML
10 6 (5.36%) JSON
10 6 (5.36%) Spring
10 6 (5.36%) WinForms
11 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (4.46%) Laravel
11 5 (4.46%) Redux
11 5 (4.46%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) Clustering
3 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.68%) User Experience
5 2 (1.79%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.79%) iPad
5 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.79%) Oculus Rift
5 2 (1.79%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.89%) Fintech
6 1 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.89%) Social Network
6 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Linux
2 7 (6.25%) Unix
2 7 (6.25%) Windows
3 4 (3.57%) AIX
3 4 (3.57%) Solaris
3 4 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.68%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.79%) Android
6 1 (0.89%) CentOS
6 1 (0.89%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.21%) MVC
3 20 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 15 (13.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (11.61%) Scrum
6 12 (10.71%) Software Engineering
6 12 (10.71%) TDD
6 12 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 10 (8.93%) E-Commerce
7 10 (8.93%) Project Management
7 10 (8.93%) SDLC
7 10 (8.93%) User Stories
8 9 (8.04%) Coaching
9 8 (7.14%) DevOps
10 7 (6.25%) BDD
10 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.25%) ITIL
10 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.36%) Business Analysis
11 6 (5.36%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (50.89%) C#
2 42 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 30 (26.79%) SQL
4 15 (13.39%) PHP
5 12 (10.71%) Java
6 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.68%) Python
9 2 (1.79%) C++
10 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.89%) C
10 1 (0.89%) Perl
10 1 (0.89%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.89%) CCNA
3 1 (0.89%) CCNP
3 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.68%) QA
3 2 (1.79%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.79%) SCCM
3 1 (0.89%) Kibana
3 1 (0.89%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.46%) Google
2 5 (4.46%) Oracle
2 5 (4.46%) Zend
3 4 (3.57%) Twitter
3 4 (3.57%) Veritas
4 3 (2.68%) Cisco
4 3 (2.68%) VMware
5 2 (1.79%) Apigee
5 2 (1.79%) Citrix
5 2 (1.79%) IBM
5 2 (1.79%) IBM Sterling
5 2 (1.79%) SAP
5 2 (1.79%) Telerik
6 1 (0.89%) Avaya
6 1 (0.89%) NetApp
6 1 (0.89%) Red Hat