Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 389 371
Rank change year-on-year +29 -18 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 194 219 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.63% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.65% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 153 184 315
South East median annual salary £60,000 £58,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +10.95% -2.78%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,750 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29304 33921 41438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.97% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24468 28449 34555
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,750
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in the South East

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in the South East

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in the South East

Technical Leader
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the South East 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
Thames Valley +49 80 £67,500 +12.50% 3
Surrey -19 44 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Hampshire +8 41 £52,700 +5.40%
Berkshire +28 32 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Oxfordshire +21 26 £75,000 +31.58% 2
East Sussex +17 25 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +30 22 £60,000 -
West Sussex +1 2 £70,000 +55.56%
Kent +16 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Middlesex - 1 £65,000 - 1
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 59 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (24.23%) JavaScript
3 46 (23.71%) SQL
4 41 (21.13%) Linux
5 39 (20.10%) C#
6 38 (19.59%) Java
6 38 (19.59%) Microsoft
7 35 (18.04%) .NET
7 35 (18.04%) SQL Server
8 34 (17.53%) CSS
9 31 (15.98%) HTML
10 30 (15.46%) Windows
11 29 (14.95%) PHP
12 27 (13.92%) Web Services
12 27 (13.92%) Scrum
12 27 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
13 26 (13.40%) AngularJS
14 25 (12.89%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (12.37%) E-Commerce
15 24 (12.37%) VMware
16 23 (11.86%) TDD
16 23 (11.86%) ITIL
17 21 (10.82%) Coaching
18 20 (10.31%) Mentoring
18 20 (10.31%) MongoDB
18 20 (10.31%) Python
18 20 (10.31%) PostgreSQL
18 20 (10.31%) Retail
19 19 (9.79%) Salesforce.com
19 19 (9.79%) Apex Code

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (5.67%) IIS
3 7 (3.61%) Zimbra
4 5 (2.58%) Drupal
5 4 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.06%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.55%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.03%) JBoss
7 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.03%) SAS
7 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.52%) Apache
8 1 (0.52%) Confluence
8 1 (0.52%) nginx
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (2.58%) Magento
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.67%) SaaS
4 9 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (4.64%) GitHub
5 6 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.55%) PaaS
6 3 (1.55%) Slack
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.52%) Boomi
7 1 (0.52%) Force.com
7 1 (0.52%) Office 365
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.70%) IPsec
2 10 (5.15%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.15%) VPN
3 8 (4.12%) SAN
3 8 (4.12%) SSL
4 7 (3.61%) Internet
5 6 (3.09%) Network Security
6 5 (2.58%) 5G
6 5 (2.58%) BGP
6 5 (2.58%) Firewall
6 5 (2.58%) IPv4
6 5 (2.58%) IPv6
6 5 (2.58%) OSPF
7 2 (1.03%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.03%) VLAN
8 1 (0.52%) LTE
8 1 (0.52%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.04%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.31%) MongoDB
2 20 (10.31%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (8.76%) MySQL
4 12 (6.19%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.64%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.09%) MariaDB
7 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.06%) Big Data
9 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (1.03%) Redis
11 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (0.52%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 15 (7.73%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.15%) Maven
3 8 (4.12%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.12%) JIRA
3 8 (4.12%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.61%) Bitbucket
4 7 (3.61%) Selenium
4 7 (3.61%) Subversion
5 3 (1.55%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.55%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.55%) JUnit
5 3 (1.55%) Mockito
5 3 (1.55%) NUnit
5 3 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.55%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.55%) TestComplete
5 3 (1.55%) TestPartner
5 3 (1.55%) VersionOne
5 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.03%) Gradle
General
1 20 (10.31%) Retail
2 10 (5.15%) Finance
3 7 (3.61%) Advertising
4 5 (2.58%) Marketing
5 4 (2.06%) Banking
5 4 (2.06%) Military
5 4 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (18.04%) .NET
2 34 (17.53%) CSS
3 31 (15.98%) HTML
4 27 (13.92%) Web Services
5 26 (13.40%) AngularJS
6 16 (8.25%) ASP.NET
6 16 (8.25%) Spring
7 15 (7.73%) Visualforce
7 15 (7.73%) WCF
8 13 (6.70%) J2EE
9 12 (6.19%) jQuery
9 12 (6.19%) WinForms
9 12 (6.19%) WPF
10 11 (5.67%) LAMP
11 10 (5.15%) Sass
11 10 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (4.64%) Mason
12 9 (4.64%) Spring Boot
13 8 (4.12%) Django
13 8 (4.12%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.28%) iPad
2 10 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.61%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.09%) Blog
4 6 (3.09%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.09%) Digital Media
4 6 (3.09%) User Experience
5 5 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.03%) Replication
9 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.52%) CCTV
9 1 (0.52%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.52%) Fintech
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.13%) Linux
2 30 (15.46%) Windows
3 12 (6.19%) Unix
4 11 (5.67%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.15%) CentOS
6 8 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.58%) Android
7 5 (2.58%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.06%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.92%) Scrum
3 25 (12.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 24 (12.37%) E-Commerce
5 23 (11.86%) ITIL
5 23 (11.86%) TDD
6 21 (10.82%) Coaching
7 20 (10.31%) Mentoring
8 18 (9.28%) Multichannel Retail
9 16 (8.25%) MVC
9 16 (8.25%) Software Engineering
10 14 (7.22%) Line Management
11 13 (6.70%) Machine Learning
11 13 (6.70%) OOP
12 12 (6.19%) Project Management
12 12 (6.19%) Web Development
13 11 (5.67%) CRM
13 11 (5.67%) Test Automation
14 10 (5.15%) Migration
14 10 (5.15%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.23%) JavaScript
2 46 (23.71%) SQL
3 39 (20.10%) C#
4 38 (19.59%) Java
5 29 (14.95%) PHP
6 20 (10.31%) Python
7 19 (9.79%) Apex Code
8 11 (5.67%) C++
9 9 (4.64%) Ruby
10 8 (4.12%) Perl
11 7 (3.61%) ActionScript
11 7 (3.61%) Bash Shell
12 6 (3.09%) PHP 4
12 6 (3.09%) PHP 5
12 6 (3.09%) PHP 7
13 5 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.58%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.55%) R
14 3 (1.55%) Scala
14 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (8.25%) Degree
1 16 (8.25%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.09%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.55%) ISEB
5 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.03%) MCSE
7 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.52%) CCNA
7 1 (0.52%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.52%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.52%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.15%) QA
2 6 (3.09%) GCP
3 4 (2.06%) SLA
4 2 (1.03%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (9.79%) Docker
2 16 (8.25%) Active Directory
3 14 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.67%) vSphere
5 7 (3.61%) vCloud
6 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.03%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.03%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.03%) XenApp
7 2 (1.03%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.03%) XenServer
8 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (3.61%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.06%) Ansible
3 4 (2.06%) Puppet
4 3 (1.55%) Packer
4 3 (1.55%) SCCM
4 3 (1.55%) Terraform
5 2 (1.03%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.03%) Pingdom
5 2 (1.03%) SCOM
6 1 (0.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.52%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 38 (19.59%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.37%) VMware
3 19 (9.79%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (9.28%) Oracle
5 13 (6.70%) Cisco
6 11 (5.67%) SAP
7 2 (1.03%) Capita
7 2 (1.03%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.03%) Citrix
7 2 (1.03%) HP
7 2 (1.03%) IBM
7 2 (1.03%) Lumension
7 2 (1.03%) McAfee
7 2 (1.03%) New Relic
8 1 (0.52%) CA
8 1 (0.52%) Dell
8 1 (0.52%) Kaseya
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.52%) Snow
8 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds