Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Development Team Leader was £57,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Development Team Lead
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 760 790 862
Rank change year-on-year +30 +72 -118
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 437 416 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 383 380 362
UK median annual salary £57,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.87% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,793 169,672 200,153
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.11% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136,587 141,257 167,368
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Development Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Development Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Development Team Leader in the UK

Development Team Leader
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Development Team Leader in the UK

Development Team Leader
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Team Leader over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Development Team Leader in the UK

Development Team Leader
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Team Leader within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 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
England +7 411 £57,500 - 30
UK excluding London +35 340 £55,000 +4.76% 29
South East +51 110 £55,000 - 11
London -40 95 £72,500 +1.75% 3
North of England -2 93 £52,500 +5.00% 5
North West +3 48 £57,500 +15.00% 2
East of England +43 47 £70,000 - 4
Yorkshire +5 42 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Midlands -8 35 £45,000 -10.00% 3
South West -12 31 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Scotland -25 21 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Midlands +3 18 £45,000 -18.18% 2
West Midlands -21 17 £47,500 +6.87% 1
Wales +8 3 £48,500 -11.82% 1
North East -25 3 £60,000 +23.71%

Development Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Development Team Leader 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 featuring Development Team Leader in the job title.

1 282 (64.53%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (62.01%) .NET
3 255 (58.35%) C#
4 199 (45.54%) JavaScript
5 157 (35.93%) MVC
6 146 (33.41%) ASP.NET
7 141 (32.27%) SQL
8 131 (29.98%) Scrum
9 126 (28.83%) HTML
10 120 (27.46%) CSS
11 119 (27.23%) SQL Server
12 113 (25.86%) TDD
13 108 (24.71%) Mentoring
14 107 (24.49%) Microsoft
15 106 (24.26%) Java
16 98 (22.43%) Finance
17 90 (20.59%) AngularJS
18 86 (19.68%) SDLC
19 83 (18.99%) .NET Framework
20 73 (16.70%) ASP.NET MVC
21 72 (16.48%) XML
22 70 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
23 66 (15.10%) ASP.NET Web API
24 65 (14.87%) Web Services
25 62 (14.19%) Line Management
25 62 (14.19%) Amazon AWS
26 55 (12.59%) Web Development
26 55 (12.59%) BDD
27 52 (11.90%) Entity Framework
28 49 (11.21%) DevOps

Development Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.52%) Confluence
3 10 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.83%) IIS
5 6 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.37%) Drupal
6 5 (1.14%) CMS
6 5 (1.14%) NetWeaver
6 5 (1.14%) OpenEdge
7 4 (0.92%) JBoss
7 4 (0.92%) Mule
7 4 (0.92%) Mule ESB
7 4 (0.92%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.92%) WordPress
8 3 (0.69%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.46%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.23%) Blender
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.14%) Magento
3 2 (0.46%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.46%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 62 (14.19%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (5.95%) SaaS
4 6 (1.37%) Asana
4 6 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (1.37%) Serverless
5 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.46%) IaaS
6 2 (0.46%) PaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.23%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.23%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.52%) Internet
2 2 (0.46%) SMS
2 2 (0.46%) SSH
2 2 (0.46%) SSL
3 1 (0.23%) ATM
3 1 (0.23%) Firewall
3 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.23%) Intranet
3 1 (0.23%) RS-232
3 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (27.23%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.64%) MySQL
3 25 (5.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.20%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.29%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (1.60%) Redis
9 6 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.37%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.69%) Big Data
11 3 (0.69%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.69%) Siebel EIM
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 37 (8.47%) Jenkins
2 37 (8.47%) Visual Studio
3 30 (6.86%) JIRA
3 30 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.97%) Maven
5 12 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (2.52%) TeamCity
7 8 (1.83%) Subversion
8 6 (1.37%) JUnit
8 6 (1.37%) Selenium
9 5 (1.14%) NUnit
9 5 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (1.14%) WebSpeed
10 4 (0.92%) Appium
10 4 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.69%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.69%) webpack
12 2 (0.46%) Ant
General
1 98 (22.43%) Finance
2 21 (4.81%) Marketing
3 16 (3.66%) Banking
3 16 (3.66%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.52%) Electronics
5 11 (2.52%) Games
6 5 (1.14%) Legal
6 5 (1.14%) Retail
7 4 (0.92%) Automotive
8 3 (0.69%) Advertising
8 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.69%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (62.01%) .NET
2 146 (33.41%) ASP.NET
3 126 (28.83%) HTML
4 120 (27.46%) CSS
5 90 (20.59%) AngularJS
6 83 (18.99%) .NET Framework
7 73 (16.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 72 (16.48%) XML
9 66 (15.10%) ASP.NET Web API
10 65 (14.87%) Web Services
11 52 (11.90%) Entity Framework
12 47 (10.76%) jQuery
13 35 (8.01%) SOAP
13 35 (8.01%) Spring
14 34 (7.78%) RESTful
14 34 (7.78%) WCF
15 28 (6.41%) HTML5
16 25 (5.72%) REST
17 22 (5.03%) React
18 21 (4.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.72%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.97%) User Experience
7 7 (1.60%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.60%) Robotics
8 6 (1.37%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.37%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.14%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.14%) Fintech
10 4 (0.92%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.69%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.46%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.46%) Life Science
12 2 (0.46%) LIMS
13 1 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.55%) Linux
2 24 (5.49%) Windows
3 18 (4.12%) Unix
4 12 (2.75%) Android
5 10 (2.29%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (64.53%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (35.93%) MVC
3 131 (29.98%) Scrum
4 113 (25.86%) TDD
5 108 (24.71%) Mentoring
6 86 (19.68%) SDLC
7 70 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (14.19%) Line Management
9 55 (12.59%) BDD
9 55 (12.59%) Web Development
10 49 (11.21%) DevOps
11 46 (10.53%) Coaching
12 43 (9.84%) Project Management
13 42 (9.61%) Kanban
14 32 (7.32%) SOA
15 29 (6.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (6.64%) Software Engineering
15 29 (6.64%) Test Automation
16 27 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 255 (58.35%) C#
2 199 (45.54%) JavaScript
3 141 (32.27%) SQL
4 106 (24.26%) Java
5 34 (7.78%) T-SQL
6 32 (7.32%) C++
7 29 (6.64%) VB.NET
8 28 (6.41%) PHP
9 22 (5.03%) Python
9 22 (5.03%) VB
10 19 (4.35%) Scala
11 16 (3.66%) C
12 13 (2.97%) TypeScript
13 10 (2.29%) Go
13 10 (2.29%) Groovy
14 7 (1.60%) VBScript
15 5 (1.14%) OpenEdge ABL
15 5 (1.14%) Progress 4GL
16 4 (0.92%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (8.92%) Degree
2 17 (3.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.69%) Siebel Certification
6 2 (0.46%) MCP
7 1 (0.23%) MCAD
7 1 (0.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.64%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.69%) PMO
3 2 (0.46%) GAMP
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (2.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.60%) Puppet
2 4 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.69%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 107 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.35%) Oracle
3 14 (3.20%) SAP
4 11 (2.52%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.60%) Google
5 7 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.60%) Sun
5 7 (1.60%) Zend
6 6 (1.37%) DevExpress
6 6 (1.37%) Twitter
7 5 (1.14%) Progress
8 4 (0.92%) Apple
8 4 (0.92%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.92%) HP
8 4 (0.92%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.69%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.69%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.69%) Siebel
10 2 (0.46%) Capita
10 2 (0.46%) Tableau