Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Team Leader was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 760 819 849
Rank change year-on-year +59 +30 -154
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 445 423 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 379 383 411
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +3.09%

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 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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
England +33 411 £57,500 +2.24% 16
UK excluding London +54 319 £52,500 +2.94% 13
London +15 120 £75,000 +3.45% 3
North of England +5 98 £51,500 +3.00% 3
South East +35 87 £55,000 +15.79% 4
North West -11 47 £57,000 +8.57%
Yorkshire +19 44 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South West -12 39 £55,000 +4.76% 2
East of England +33 37 £70,000 - 1
Midlands -5 30 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Scotland +14 24 £50,000 -0.99%
West Midlands +7 16 £45,000 -16.28% 3
East Midlands +19 14 £50,000 -9.09%
North East +14 7 £60,000 +23.71% 1
Wales +19 4 £50,500 +6.32%

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Development Team 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 featuring Development Team Leader in the job title.

1 292 (65.62%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (59.78%) .NET
3 250 (56.18%) C#
4 176 (39.55%) JavaScript
5 146 (32.81%) SQL Server
6 145 (32.58%) ASP.NET
7 143 (32.13%) MVC
8 138 (31.01%) Scrum
9 132 (29.66%) SQL
10 128 (28.76%) Microsoft
11 122 (27.42%) Java
11 122 (27.42%) TDD
12 121 (27.19%) Mentoring
13 115 (25.84%) HTML
14 112 (25.17%) CSS
15 103 (23.15%) Finance
16 97 (21.80%) .NET Framework
17 87 (19.55%) SDLC
18 80 (17.98%) AngularJS
19 76 (17.08%) Web Services
20 75 (16.85%) XML
21 72 (16.18%) jQuery
22 68 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
23 63 (14.16%) Amazon AWS
24 58 (13.03%) Line Management
24 58 (13.03%) ASP.NET MVC
25 55 (12.36%) BDD
26 54 (12.13%) Coaching
26 54 (12.13%) Web Development
27 51 (11.46%) Entity Framework

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 20 (4.49%) Confluence
2 13 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (2.92%) IIS
3 12 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.25%) Mule
4 10 (2.25%) Mule ESB
4 10 (2.25%) Umbraco
5 7 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.35%) NetWeaver
6 6 (1.35%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.67%) OpenEdge
7 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.45%) Apache
8 2 (0.45%) Drupal
8 2 (0.45%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.45%) JBoss
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.45%) WordPress
9 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.22%) Blender
4 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.12%) Magento
3 3 (0.67%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 63 (14.16%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (8.99%) SaaS
3 35 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.80%) Serverless
5 7 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (1.35%) Asana
7 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.22%) GitHub
8 1 (0.22%) Heroku
8 1 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.80%) Internet
2 3 (0.67%) SMS
3 2 (0.45%) HTTP
3 2 (0.45%) SSH
3 2 (0.45%) SSL
4 1 (0.22%) ATM
4 1 (0.22%) Firewall
4 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.22%) Intranet
4 1 (0.22%) RS-232
4 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (32.81%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (7.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (6.52%) MySQL
5 22 (4.94%) NoSQL
6 21 (4.72%) Redis
7 11 (2.47%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.25%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.90%) QlikView
12 4 (0.90%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.67%) Blockchain
13 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.45%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 51 (11.46%) Git (software)
2 42 (9.44%) Jenkins
3 36 (8.09%) Visual Studio
4 28 (6.29%) JIRA
5 23 (5.17%) Maven
5 23 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (4.04%) JUnit
7 17 (3.82%) Subversion
8 13 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (2.70%) TeamCity
10 10 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (2.25%) NUnit
11 7 (1.57%) Mockito
11 7 (1.57%) Moq
12 6 (1.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 5 (1.12%) Selenium
13 5 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.90%) Hudson
15 3 (0.67%) Appium
15 3 (0.67%) Eclipse
General
1 103 (23.15%) Finance
2 28 (6.29%) Marketing
3 25 (5.62%) Manufacturing
4 22 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.49%) Electronics
6 19 (4.27%) Retail
7 17 (3.82%) Banking
8 14 (3.15%) Back Office
9 8 (1.80%) Law
10 7 (1.57%) Games
11 4 (0.90%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.90%) Legal
12 3 (0.67%) Advertising
13 1 (0.22%) Automotive
13 1 (0.22%) Front Office
13 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (59.78%) .NET
2 145 (32.58%) ASP.NET
3 115 (25.84%) HTML
4 112 (25.17%) CSS
5 97 (21.80%) .NET Framework
6 80 (17.98%) AngularJS
7 76 (17.08%) Web Services
8 75 (16.85%) XML
9 72 (16.18%) jQuery
10 58 (13.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 51 (11.46%) Entity Framework
12 49 (11.01%) Spring
13 48 (10.79%) SOAP
14 47 (10.56%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (8.99%) RESTful
16 36 (8.09%) HTML5
17 34 (7.64%) REST
18 32 (7.19%) WCF
19 26 (5.84%) JSON
20 25 (5.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
1 36 (8.09%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (7.87%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.70%) User Experience
5 10 (2.25%) Reinsurance
6 9 (2.02%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.80%) Robotics
8 7 (1.57%) NHS
9 6 (1.35%) Online Banking
9 6 (1.35%) Wiki
10 5 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.12%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.45%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.45%) EPoS
11 2 (0.45%) Fintech
11 2 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.45%) Life Science
11 2 (0.45%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.89%) Linux
2 21 (4.72%) Windows
3 16 (3.60%) Unix
4 7 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.35%) Android
6 3 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (65.62%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (32.13%) MVC
3 138 (31.01%) Scrum
4 122 (27.42%) TDD
5 121 (27.19%) Mentoring
6 87 (19.55%) SDLC
7 68 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
8 58 (13.03%) Line Management
9 55 (12.36%) BDD
10 54 (12.13%) Coaching
10 54 (12.13%) Web Development
11 49 (11.01%) DevOps
12 45 (10.11%) Kanban
13 43 (9.66%) Project Management
14 41 (9.21%) Software Engineering
15 39 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
16 37 (8.31%) Test Automation
17 34 (7.64%) Unit Testing
18 32 (7.19%) SOA
19 30 (6.74%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 250 (56.18%) C#
2 176 (39.55%) JavaScript
3 132 (29.66%) SQL
4 122 (27.42%) Java
5 32 (7.19%) Python
6 31 (6.97%) T-SQL
7 30 (6.74%) C++
8 27 (6.07%) PHP
9 25 (5.62%) Scala
9 25 (5.62%) VB.NET
10 20 (4.49%) VB
11 17 (3.82%) Groovy
12 14 (3.15%) Go
12 14 (3.15%) Ruby
13 11 (2.47%) C
14 9 (2.02%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.12%) GraphQL
15 5 (1.12%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.90%) Clojure
16 4 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (10.79%) Degree
2 24 (5.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.45%) MCP
7 1 (0.22%) MCAD
7 1 (0.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.62%) QA
2 4 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.67%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) GAMP
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (2.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.35%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.90%) Puppet
3 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 128 (28.76%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.17%) Oracle
2 23 (5.17%) SAP
3 10 (2.25%) Apple
3 10 (2.25%) Atlassian
4 8 (1.80%) Sun
5 7 (1.57%) Zend
6 6 (1.35%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.90%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.67%) iManage
8 3 (0.67%) Jaspersoft
8 3 (0.67%) LexisNexis
8 3 (0.67%) Progress
8 3 (0.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.67%) Twitter
9 2 (0.45%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.45%) Tableau
10 1 (0.22%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.22%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.22%) Talend