Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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

Technical Manager
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 100 131
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 12 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.76% 0.79% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.80% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 10
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18% +10.00%
Wales median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -18.18% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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 Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1,547 1,371 2,144
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.48% 98.35% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,293 1,223 1,929
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.03%
10th Percentile £24,300 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,349 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in South Wales

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Technical Manager in South Wales

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in South Wales over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in South Wales

Technical Manager
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Cardiff -19 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Newport +16 3 £45,000 - 1
Caerphilly - 1 £42,500 -
Technical Manager
Wales

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Technical Manager 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 South Wales region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Line Management
3 6 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 6 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) MCSE
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) SAS
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (8.33%) SAN
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 6 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Native
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Line Management
3 6 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (8.33%) Informatics
5 1 (8.33%) Internet Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) SEO
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) VMware