Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 19 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 85 104
Rank change year-on-year -30 +19 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 8 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.60% 2.25% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 2.32% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 4
Somerset median annual salary £62,500 £40,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.32% -1.82% +0.61%
10th Percentile £51,250 £37,500 £36,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £43,000 £46,375
South West median annual salary £57,500 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +40.24% -13.68% -11.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1292 1292 1232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.00% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1107 1070
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,050 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Somerset

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in Somerset

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in Somerset

Technical Leader
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 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
Bath -31 6 £62,500 +53.37%
Frome - 2 - -
Technical Leader
South West

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle