The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 66 87 73
Rank change year-on-year +21 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 8 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.28% 0.25% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.26% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 19
Median salary £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.12% -2.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 601 777 938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.47% 98.48% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 553 743 720
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Southampton

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in Southampton

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southampton region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) .NET
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
4 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
5 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) Finance
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) WPF
6 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 5 (27.78%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) RESTful
9 3 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (16.67%) SaaS
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (16.67%) F#
9 3 (16.67%) BDD
9 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
9 3 (16.67%) Node.js
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 3 (16.67%) Physics

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (5.56%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) WPF
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (22.22%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (16.67%) Node.js
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.56%) OAuth
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) EFT
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) TDD
2 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (16.67%) Physics
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) Presales
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) F#
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) PhD
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) CA