Period
to 27 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Development Team Leader was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

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
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 852 823 838
Rank change year-on-year -29 +15 +116
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 248 369 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 203 340 304
UK median annual salary £60,000 £59,250 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +14.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £94,500 £76,625 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 138,198 166,020 164,639
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.37% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 109,765 134,892 136,242
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,375 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Development Team Leader in the UK

Development Team Leader
Top 16 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 27 May 2019. 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 -39 221 £62,500 +4.17% 29
UK excluding London -71 162 £57,500 +4.55% 30
London +87 80 £81,250 +20.37% 2
South East +7 79 £58,000 -3.33% 5
North of England +6 25 £56,250 +2.27% 8
South West +34 18 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire -10 13 £55,000 - 2
North West +32 12 £60,000 +4.35% 5
Midlands -3 10 £55,000 +10.00% 9
East of England +9 9 £68,750 -1.79% 4
Scotland +14 8 £54,000 - 2
Northern Ireland - 7 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +29 6 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Wales - 5 £66,500 -
West Midlands -9 4 £55,000 +7.28% 5
Channel Islands - 1 £95,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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.

1 142 (57.26%) .NET
2 127 (51.21%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (50.00%) C#
4 88 (35.48%) SQL
5 82 (33.06%) ASP.NET
6 75 (30.24%) Mentoring
7 70 (28.23%) SQL Server
8 64 (25.81%) Java
9 63 (25.40%) Scrum
10 58 (23.39%) JavaScript
11 57 (22.98%) Finance
12 55 (22.18%) MVC
13 52 (20.97%) TDD
14 50 (20.16%) HTML
15 48 (19.35%) .NET Framework
15 48 (19.35%) CSS
16 43 (17.34%) Microsoft
16 43 (17.34%) AngularJS
17 42 (16.94%) Coaching
18 39 (15.73%) WCF
19 38 (15.32%) Git (software)
19 38 (15.32%) Oracle
20 37 (14.92%) jQuery
20 37 (14.92%) Degree
21 35 (14.11%) Continuous Improvement
21 35 (14.11%) DevOps
22 33 (13.31%) Entity Framework
23 32 (12.90%) SDLC
24 31 (12.50%) React
25 29 (11.69%) Line Management

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 14 (5.65%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.23%) IIS
3 7 (2.82%) JBoss
3 7 (2.82%) NServiceBus
4 6 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.02%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.21%) CMS
8 2 (0.81%) Confluence
8 2 (0.81%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.40%) Apache
9 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.27%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.23%) PaaS
4 7 (2.82%) GitHub
4 7 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.82%) SaaS
5 5 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.61%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.21%) Boomi
7 3 (1.21%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (1.21%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.81%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.81%) npm
9 1 (0.40%) Force.com
9 1 (0.40%) IaaS
9 1 (0.40%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.02%) Multicast
2 3 (1.21%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (28.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.05%) Big Data
3 11 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.03%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.82%) Blockchain
8 5 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.02%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.61%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.21%) Sqoop
10 3 (1.21%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 38 (15.32%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.47%) Jenkins
3 17 (6.85%) Visual Studio
4 16 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (5.24%) TeamCity
6 12 (4.84%) JIRA
7 7 (2.82%) Visual Studio Code
7 7 (2.82%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (1.61%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.61%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.21%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.21%) Subversion
10 2 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.81%) Bazaar
10 2 (0.81%) git-flow
10 2 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.81%) Maven
10 2 (0.81%) ProC
10 2 (0.81%) PVCS
11 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 57 (22.98%) Finance
2 23 (9.27%) Marketing
3 16 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.03%) Banking
5 6 (2.42%) Electronics
5 6 (2.42%) Front Office
5 6 (2.42%) Publishing
5 6 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.21%) Retail
8 2 (0.81%) Games
8 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (57.26%) .NET
2 82 (33.06%) ASP.NET
3 50 (20.16%) HTML
4 48 (19.35%) .NET Framework
4 48 (19.35%) CSS
5 43 (17.34%) AngularJS
6 39 (15.73%) WCF
7 37 (14.92%) jQuery
8 33 (13.31%) Entity Framework
9 31 (12.50%) React
10 24 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (8.06%) LINQ
12 19 (7.66%) Web Services
13 14 (5.65%) .NET Core
13 14 (5.65%) RESTful
14 13 (5.24%) Hibernate
14 13 (5.24%) Node.js
14 13 (5.24%) REST
14 13 (5.24%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.26%) Algorithms
3 14 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.23%) User Experience
5 7 (2.82%) Fintech
5 7 (2.82%) Life Science
5 7 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.42%) Derivative
7 5 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.21%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.21%) Spread Betting
10 2 (0.81%) Blog
10 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.81%) Social Media
11 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.40%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.40%) NHS
11 1 (0.40%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.66%) Linux
2 5 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (2.02%) Windows
3 4 (1.61%) Unix
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (51.21%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (30.24%) Mentoring
3 63 (25.40%) Scrum
4 55 (22.18%) MVC
5 52 (20.97%) TDD
6 42 (16.94%) Coaching
7 35 (14.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 35 (14.11%) DevOps
8 32 (12.90%) SDLC
9 29 (11.69%) Line Management
9 29 (11.69%) Unit Testing
10 27 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (10.89%) Technical Leadership
11 25 (10.08%) Test Automation
12 24 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (9.27%) Project Management
14 22 (8.87%) E-Commerce
14 22 (8.87%) Software Engineering
15 19 (7.66%) Microservices
16 18 (7.26%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 124 (50.00%) C#
2 88 (35.48%) SQL
3 64 (25.81%) Java
4 58 (23.39%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.85%) TypeScript
6 16 (6.45%) Scala
6 16 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 15 (6.05%) C++
8 12 (4.84%) PL/SQL
9 10 (4.03%) Python
10 7 (2.82%) VB
10 7 (2.82%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.42%) PHP
12 5 (2.02%) C
13 4 (1.61%) Delphi
13 4 (1.61%) Java 8
14 3 (1.21%) ES6
14 3 (1.21%) VBA
15 2 (0.81%) Perl
16 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 37 (14.92%) Degree
2 10 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.40%) MBA
4 1 (0.40%) MCP
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.45%) QA
2 4 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.61%) Kibana
3 3 (1.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.32%) Oracle
3 15 (6.05%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (5.65%) Pardot
4 14 (5.65%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 7 (2.82%) Tableau
6 6 (2.42%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.42%) SAP
7 5 (2.02%) Cadence
7 5 (2.02%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.61%) Greenplum
9 3 (1.21%) Dell
9 3 (1.21%) IBM
9 3 (1.21%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.81%) OutSystems
11 1 (0.40%) Sencha
11 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.40%) Twitter