The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 193 211
Rank change year-on-year -33 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 23 44 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.77% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.79% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 26
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £38,575
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +16.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £53,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% -6.81%  

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 5931 5576 6456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.83% 97.04% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4959 4681 5205
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

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 March 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 March 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 -31 20 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Merseyside - 1 £62,500 -
Technical Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 40 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Java
3 23 (37.10%) Scrum
4 19 (30.65%) .NET
5 16 (25.81%) Spring
6 15 (24.19%) C#
7 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
7 13 (20.97%) CSS
7 13 (20.97%) Hibernate
7 13 (20.97%) Pair Programming
7 13 (20.97%) RESTful
8 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
8 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
9 11 (17.74%) JSP
9 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
9 11 (17.74%) HTML
9 11 (17.74%) J2EE
9 11 (17.74%) Extreme Programming
9 11 (17.74%) JSF
10 9 (14.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (14.52%) SQL
10 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
11 8 (12.90%) TDD
11 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.90%) Node.js
12 7 (11.29%) Hadoop
12 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
12 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (11.29%) Python

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 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.61%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Firebase
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.61%) GitHub
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Firewall
1 3 (4.84%) Network Security
2 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) Hadoop
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) Big Data
4 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.84%) MySQL
6 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.61%) Ant
4 1 (1.61%) Gradle
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Mockito
4 1 (1.61%) Phabricator
4 1 (1.61%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (3.23%) Finance
1 2 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (1.61%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) .NET
2 16 (25.81%) Spring
3 13 (20.97%) CSS
3 13 (20.97%) Hibernate
3 13 (20.97%) RESTful
4 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
5 11 (17.74%) HTML
5 11 (17.74%) J2EE
5 11 (17.74%) JSF
5 11 (17.74%) JSP
6 8 (12.90%) Node.js
7 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
7 7 (11.29%) Web Services
8 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
8 6 (9.68%) CSS3
8 6 (9.68%) HTML5
8 6 (9.68%) jQuery
9 5 (8.06%) REST
10 4 (6.45%) Backbone.js
10 4 (6.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) iPad
2 3 (4.84%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) Scrum
3 13 (20.97%) Pair Programming
4 11 (17.74%) Extreme Programming
5 9 (14.52%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.90%) TDD
7 6 (9.68%) Kanban
7 6 (9.68%) Web Development
8 5 (8.06%) BDD
8 5 (8.06%) SOA
9 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.84%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (4.84%) DevOps
10 3 (4.84%) Information Security
10 3 (4.84%) Line Management
10 3 (4.84%) OO
10 3 (4.84%) Security Operations
11 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) Java
2 15 (24.19%) C#
3 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.52%) SQL
5 7 (11.29%) Python
6 5 (8.06%) PHP
7 4 (6.45%) Clojure
7 4 (6.45%) Ruby
7 4 (6.45%) Scala
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) Go
8 1 (1.61%) IronPython
8 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) CCSA
2 1 (1.61%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) KVM
2 1 (1.61%) oVirt
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) FortiGate
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.61%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Adobe
2 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
2 3 (4.84%) Fortinet
2 3 (4.84%) Palo Alto
3 2 (3.23%) Google
3 2 (3.23%) Juniper
4 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.61%) Apple
4 1 (1.61%) EMC
4 1 (1.61%) NetApp
4 1 (1.61%) VMware
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