Period
to 23 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

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

Team Lead
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 168 160
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 78 72 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.51% 1.27% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.32% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 27
Scotland median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.42% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £45,000 £28,250 £31,350
90th Percentile £66,750 £70,250 £65,000
UK 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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4,969 5,469 4,484
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 96.56% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,239 3,677 2,863
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,750 £63,700
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in Scotland

Team Leader
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Team Leader in Scotland.

Salary trend for Team Leader in Scotland

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in Scotland

Team Leader
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 February 2019. 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
Glasgow -2 34 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Edinburgh +18 30 £56,250 +7.14% 3
West Lothian -15 4 £50,000 +42.86%
South Ayrshire - 2 £60,000 -
Scottish Borders - 2 £37,500 -
South Lanarkshire -1 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Fife -2 1 £46,000 +15.00%
Team Leader
UK

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 Scotland region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 37 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.74%) SQL
3 28 (35.90%) Java
4 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 26 (33.33%) C#
6 19 (24.36%) XML
7 17 (21.79%) .NET
7 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
7 17 (21.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (20.51%) Analytics
8 16 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (20.51%) Acceptance Criteria
9 15 (19.23%) Scrum
9 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 15 (19.23%) Linux
10 14 (17.95%) QA
10 14 (17.95%) Technical Leadership
11 13 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 12 (15.38%) Product Management
12 12 (15.38%) SDLC
12 12 (15.38%) JSON
12 12 (15.38%) Windows
12 12 (15.38%) Finance
13 11 (14.10%) CSS
13 11 (14.10%) HTML
13 11 (14.10%) Oracle
13 11 (14.10%) TDD
13 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (12.82%) PL/SQL
14 10 (12.82%) Problem-Solving

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.85%) JBoss
3 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.28%) EPiServer
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) Office 365
3 3 (3.85%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (3.85%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.85%) SaaS
3 3 (3.85%) Serverless
4 2 (2.56%) GitHub
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (3.85%) Internet
3 2 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) MySQL
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
2 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (3.85%) DB2
4 2 (2.56%) Big Data
4 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.26%) Eclipse
2 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.97%) Appium
3 7 (8.97%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.97%) FitNesse
3 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.97%) Selenium
3 7 (8.97%) SpecFlow
4 5 (6.41%) IntelliJ
4 5 (6.41%) Subversion
5 3 (3.85%) Hudson
6 2 (2.56%) JIRA
6 2 (2.56%) XMLSpy
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Banking
2 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
2 2 (2.56%) Law
2 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) XML
2 17 (21.79%) .NET
3 12 (15.38%) JSON
4 11 (14.10%) CSS
4 11 (14.10%) HTML
5 9 (11.54%) CSS3
5 9 (11.54%) HTML5
5 9 (11.54%) RESTful
6 8 (10.26%) Hibernate
6 8 (10.26%) Spring
7 7 (8.97%) React
8 5 (6.41%) Ajax
8 5 (6.41%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.41%) EJB
8 5 (6.41%) J2EE
8 5 (6.41%) JSP
8 5 (6.41%) REST
8 5 (6.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (6.41%) SAML
8 5 (6.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.85%) Fintech
5 3 (3.85%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.85%) User Experience
5 3 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.56%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.28%) Blog
7 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.23%) Linux
2 12 (15.38%) Windows
3 7 (8.97%) Android
3 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.69%) Unix
5 3 (3.85%) SmartOS
6 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (20.51%) Acceptance Criteria
3 16 (20.51%) Analytics
4 15 (19.23%) Scrum
4 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 14 (17.95%) Technical Leadership
6 13 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.38%) Product Management
7 12 (15.38%) SDLC
8 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (14.10%) TDD
9 10 (12.82%) Coaching
9 10 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (12.82%) Test Automation
10 9 (11.54%) OO
11 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
13 6 (7.69%) MVC
13 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.74%) SQL
2 28 (35.90%) Java
3 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 26 (33.33%) C#
5 10 (12.82%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.97%) Python
7 5 (6.41%) Ruby
8 2 (2.56%) C++
8 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.95%) QA
2 6 (7.69%) SLA
3 3 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Oracle
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (3.85%) Twitter
5 2 (2.56%) Apple
5 2 (2.56%) Perforce
5 2 (2.56%) Teradata
5 2 (2.56%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.28%) Asigra
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.28%) Veeam
6 1 (1.28%) VMware