Period
to 12 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

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

Technical Lead
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 87 84
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 21 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.01% 0.89% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 0.93% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 15
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £42,000 £40,913 £43,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £71,200
North East median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +8.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 1018 1073 925
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 95.46% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 892 890 796
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,588 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,400 £57,500 £57,500
North East median annual salary £39,513 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.98% +1.33% +4.17%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Tyne and Wear

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in Tyne and Wear

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in Tyne and Wear

Technical Leader
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 14 £50,000 +11.76% 1
Gateshead - 7 £44,000 -
Technical Leader
North East

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) C#
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 10 (47.62%) RESTful
2 10 (47.62%) High Availability
3 9 (42.86%) CMDB
3 9 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
3 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Middleware
3 9 (42.86%) Change Management
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) JSON
4 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) Ajax
5 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (47.62%) Banking
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) RESTful
2 10 (47.62%) Web Services
3 9 (42.86%) JSON
3 9 (42.86%) Middleware
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 6 (28.57%) Ajax
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) High Availability
3 9 (42.86%) Change Management
3 9 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) OOD
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle