Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Development Team Leader was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 840 834 929
Rank change year-on-year -6 +95 -108
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 334 381 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 308 329 329
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,793 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.54% +6.27% -
10th Percentile £45,525 £43,000 £41,450
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% +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 166,836 171,875 195,546
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.19% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,941 140,015 164,329
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Development Team Leader in the UK

Development Team Leader
Top 13 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 22 July 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 +3 321 £60,000 +6.19% 14
UK excluding London +7 256 £57,000 +8.57% 13
South East +6 76 £60,500 +10.00% 3
London -29 75 £75,000 +7.14% 4
East of England +62 73 £70,000 -
Midlands +27 48 £52,225 +16.06%
West Midlands +52 45 £52,225 +16.06%
South West -13 26 £48,750 -7.14% 3
North of England -35 25 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire +5 15 £55,000 +6.80% 3
North West -18 10 £60,000 +26.32% 1
Scotland -17 8 £54,000 +8.00%
East Midlands -4 3 £55,000 +7.32%

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 230 (68.86%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (50.60%) .NET
3 158 (47.31%) C#
4 119 (35.63%) Scrum
5 104 (31.14%) Java
6 88 (26.35%) JavaScript
7 84 (25.15%) Mentoring
8 80 (23.95%) Continuous Integration
9 77 (23.05%) HTML
10 76 (22.75%) TDD
11 70 (20.96%) Microsoft
12 69 (20.66%) SQL Server
13 67 (20.06%) CSS
14 64 (19.16%) SQL
14 64 (19.16%) Finance
14 64 (19.16%) SDLC
15 55 (16.47%) Microsoft Azure
16 51 (15.27%) Web Services
17 49 (14.67%) MVC
17 49 (14.67%) AngularJS
18 48 (14.37%) ASP.NET
19 46 (13.77%) ASP.NET Web API
20 45 (13.47%) Coaching
21 44 (13.17%) JSON
22 43 (12.87%) Degree
22 43 (12.87%) Line Management
23 41 (12.28%) Kanban
24 36 (10.78%) OOP
24 36 (10.78%) OO
24 36 (10.78%) RESTful

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 11 (3.29%) JBoss
2 10 (2.99%) Apache
3 9 (2.69%) WebLogic
3 9 (2.69%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.10%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.10%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.80%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.80%) Confluence
5 6 (1.80%) Drupal
6 5 (1.50%) CMS
7 4 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.90%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.90%) WordPress
9 2 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.30%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 15 (4.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 55 (16.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.79%) GitHub
3 16 (4.79%) SaaS
3 16 (4.79%) Serverless
4 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.60%) IaaS
4 2 (0.60%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.49%) Internet
2 6 (1.80%) HTTP
3 4 (1.20%) SMS
4 3 (0.90%) ATM
5 2 (0.60%) Firewall
5 2 (0.60%) Intranet
5 2 (0.60%) SNMP
6 1 (0.30%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.38%) NoSQL
3 22 (6.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (5.69%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (4.19%) MySQL
7 13 (3.89%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.69%) Big Data
8 9 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.20%) Datomic
12 4 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.20%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.90%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.90%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (8.08%) Jenkins
2 21 (6.29%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.79%) JIRA
4 12 (3.59%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.10%) CircleCI
5 7 (2.10%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (1.50%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.50%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.50%) Mocha
7 5 (1.50%) Protractor
7 5 (1.50%) Travis CI
8 4 (1.20%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.90%) Ant
9 3 (0.90%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.90%) GitLab
9 3 (0.90%) Gradle
9 3 (0.90%) Maven
9 3 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 64 (19.16%) Finance
2 23 (6.89%) Banking
2 23 (6.89%) Marketing
3 19 (5.69%) Manufacturing
4 14 (4.19%) Electronics
4 14 (4.19%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.69%) Retail
6 6 (1.80%) Advertising
7 4 (1.20%) Games
8 3 (0.90%) Legal
8 3 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.60%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (50.60%) .NET
2 77 (23.05%) HTML
3 67 (20.06%) CSS
4 51 (15.27%) Web Services
5 49 (14.67%) AngularJS
6 48 (14.37%) ASP.NET
7 46 (13.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (13.17%) JSON
9 36 (10.78%) RESTful
10 26 (7.78%) Spring
10 26 (7.78%) XML
11 25 (7.49%) .NET Framework
11 25 (7.49%) jQuery
12 21 (6.29%) Akka
12 21 (6.29%) HTML5
13 19 (5.69%) Ajax
13 19 (5.69%) WCF
14 17 (5.09%) React
15 16 (4.79%) CSS3
15 16 (4.79%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.78%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (7.49%) User Experience
3 22 (6.59%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.39%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (3.89%) Fintech
6 9 (2.69%) Driving Licence
6 9 (2.69%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.69%) Reinsurance
7 7 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.80%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.80%) Social Media
9 5 (1.50%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.50%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.50%) PMI
10 4 (1.20%) LIMS
11 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.60%) NHS
12 2 (0.60%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.69%) Linux
2 14 (4.19%) Android
3 13 (3.89%) Windows
4 11 (3.29%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.20%) Unix
6 1 (0.30%) Solaris
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (68.86%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (35.63%) Scrum
3 84 (25.15%) Mentoring
4 80 (23.95%) Continuous Integration
5 76 (22.75%) TDD
6 64 (19.16%) SDLC
7 49 (14.67%) MVC
8 45 (13.47%) Coaching
9 43 (12.87%) Line Management
10 41 (12.28%) Kanban
11 36 (10.78%) OO
11 36 (10.78%) OOP
12 33 (9.88%) Microservices
13 32 (9.58%) Unit Testing
14 30 (8.98%) E-Commerce
15 29 (8.68%) High Availability
16 27 (8.08%) Machine Learning
17 25 (7.49%) BDD
17 25 (7.49%) Continuous Deployment
17 25 (7.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 158 (47.31%) C#
2 104 (31.14%) Java
3 88 (26.35%) JavaScript
4 64 (19.16%) SQL
5 35 (10.48%) C++
6 31 (9.28%) T-SQL
6 31 (9.28%) VB.NET
7 29 (8.68%) Scala
8 26 (7.78%) Python
9 23 (6.89%) PHP
10 15 (4.49%) TypeScript
11 11 (3.29%) Ruby
12 10 (2.99%) Groovy
13 9 (2.69%) Clojure
14 8 (2.40%) PL/SQL
15 7 (2.10%) ES6
15 7 (2.10%) Go
16 5 (1.50%) ES7
16 5 (1.50%) Haskell
16 5 (1.50%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 43 (12.87%) Degree
2 17 (5.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.29%) QA
2 7 (2.10%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.20%) PMO
4 3 (0.90%) GDPR
5 2 (0.60%) ECSS
6 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.30%) MiFID
6 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.80%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.60%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.30%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.30%) Nagios
3 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (20.96%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.49%) Xamarin
3 22 (6.59%) Oracle
4 16 (4.79%) SAP
5 4 (1.20%) Google
5 4 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.20%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.20%) Twitter
6 2 (0.60%) Apigee
6 2 (0.60%) Charles River
6 2 (0.60%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.60%) EXASOL
6 2 (0.60%) Informatica
6 2 (0.60%) New Relic
6 2 (0.60%) SnapLogic
6 2 (0.60%) Splunk
6 2 (0.60%) Tableau
6 2 (0.60%) Talend
6 2 (0.60%) VMware
7 1 (0.30%) TIBCO