The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South 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 / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 217 212
Rank change year-on-year +27 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 39 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.77% 0.70% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.72% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 22
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +13.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,364 £41,500 £37,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,500 £80,000
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 South 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4888 5679 5932
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.80% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 4697 4972
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £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 South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in the South West

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in the South West

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in the South West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in the South West

Technical Leader
Job Locations in the South 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 South 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
Bristol +22 20 £55,000 +15.78%
Dorset +22 4 £87,500 - 1
Wiltshire +17 4 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Gloucestershire +4 4 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Somerset -17 3 £55,000 +32.53% 1
Devon - 3 £33,581 -
Cornwall - 1 £33,000 -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 South West region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (43.55%) Java
3 20 (32.26%) Finance
4 12 (19.35%) SDLC
5 11 (17.74%) Multithreaded Programming
5 11 (17.74%) Multithreading
5 11 (17.74%) Unix
5 11 (17.74%) Derivative
6 10 (16.13%) TIBCO EMS
6 10 (16.13%) Fixed Income
6 10 (16.13%) Equities
6 10 (16.13%) Financial Institution
6 10 (16.13%) Linux
6 10 (16.13%) TIBCO
6 10 (16.13%) Rendezvous
6 10 (16.13%) JMS
6 10 (16.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
7 9 (14.52%) SaaS
7 9 (14.52%) NoSQL
7 9 (14.52%) SQL
8 8 (12.90%) MVC
8 8 (12.90%) TDD
8 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
8 8 (12.90%) Line Management
8 8 (12.90%) MarkLogic
9 7 (11.29%) Microservices
9 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
9 7 (11.29%) Git (software)

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.29%) Apache
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.61%) Confluence
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.61%) Kentico
5 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.61%) PowerExchange
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) SaaS
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.84%) IaaS
3 3 (4.84%) PaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Office 365
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.61%) SAN
1 1 (1.61%) VLAN
1 1 (1.61%) VoIP
1 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) NoSQL
2 8 (12.90%) MarkLogic
3 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.84%) Power BI
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
2 6 (9.68%) JUnit
2 6 (9.68%) Selenium
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.61%) GitLab
4 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.45%) Electronics
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.84%) Automotive
5 2 (3.23%) Billing
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) JMS
1 10 (16.13%) Rendezvous
1 10 (16.13%) TIBCO EMS
2 7 (11.29%) Web Services
3 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 4 (6.45%) Spring
3 4 (6.45%) XML
4 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.23%) EDI
5 2 (3.23%) J2EE
5 2 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.23%) REST
5 2 (3.23%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.23%) XSLT
6 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.61%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.61%) JPA
6 1 (1.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Derivative
2 10 (16.13%) Equities
2 10 (16.13%) Fixed Income
2 10 (16.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.61%) EPoS
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Unix
2 10 (16.13%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.61%) AIX
5 1 (1.61%) CentOS
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.35%) SDLC
3 11 (17.74%) Multithreaded Programming
3 11 (17.74%) Multithreading
4 10 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.90%) Line Management
6 8 (12.90%) MVC
6 8 (12.90%) TDD
7 7 (11.29%) ITIL
7 7 (11.29%) Microservices
7 7 (11.29%) Scrum
8 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.68%) People Management
9 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.45%) BDD
10 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) Java
2 9 (14.52%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) PHP
4 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) XPath
5 2 (3.23%) XQuery
6 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.61%) C
6 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) CCNP
2 1 (1.61%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) TIBCO
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) VMware
4 3 (4.84%) Informatica
4 3 (4.84%) Tableau
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco
5 2 (3.23%) EMC
5 2 (3.23%) Google
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.61%) NetApp
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.61%) Veeam
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