The median annual salary for a Development Team Leader was £55,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Team Lead
UK
Rank 656 778 692
Rank change year-on-year +122 -86  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 194 168 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 164 153 224
Median salary £55,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Development Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Development Team Leader in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Team Leader in the UK

Development Team Leader
Top 30 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +113 181 £55,793 +8.86% 31
London +79 55 £70,000 +3.70% 8
South East +68 44 £55,000 +10.00% 2
South West +37 28 £55,793 +23.98% 5
Surrey +55 20 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands +40 17 £45,000 -8.16% 4
Gloucestershire +18 15 £72,500 +38.09% 1
North West -14 14 £48,750 -4.87% 4
Manchester -20 13 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Oxfordshire -5 11 £67,500 +28.57%
East of England +34 10 £67,500 +68.75% 4
Hampshire +24 10 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Basingstoke - 10 £55,000 - 1
Oxford +2 9 - -
Birmingham +22 8 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire +22 8 £47,000 -6.00% 2
Bristol +8 8 £55,793 -14.16% 3
West Yorkshire +19 7 £47,000 -6.00% 2
Leeds +7 7 £47,000 -6.00% 1
Staffordshire - 7 £36,500 - 1
City of London +47 6 £96,250 +67.39%
Berkshire +34 6 £63,750 +13.33%
Scotland +16 5 £45,000 - 1
Devon - 5 £47,500 -
Exeter - 5 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire +19 4 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Cardiff +14 4 £52,500 +23.52%
South Wales +14 4 £52,500 +16.66%
Redhill +10 4 - -
Wales +6 4 £52,500 +16.66%

Development Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 277 (70.13%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (51.14%) .NET
3 186 (47.09%) C#
4 158 (40.00%) Scrum
5 147 (37.22%) JavaScript
6 138 (34.94%) Java
7 122 (30.89%) SQL
8 109 (27.59%) MVC
9 107 (27.09%) HTML
10 98 (24.81%) ASP.NET
11 94 (23.80%) SQL Server
12 91 (23.04%) CSS
13 85 (21.52%) Microsoft
14 82 (20.76%) SDLC
15 80 (20.25%) Line Management
16 73 (18.48%) Web Services
16 73 (18.48%) TDD
17 71 (17.97%) Linux
18 67 (16.96%) XML
19 65 (16.46%) Finance
20 63 (15.95%) AngularJS
21 59 (14.94%) Software Engineering
22 57 (14.43%) Mentoring
23 54 (13.67%) .NET Framework
24 50 (12.66%) Spring
25 48 (12.15%) SOA
26 47 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
27 46 (11.65%) Git (software)
28 45 (11.39%) REST
28 45 (11.39%) Degree

Development Team Leader Skill Set
Top Related 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 25 (6.33%) CMS
2 23 (5.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (5.06%) Confluence
4 17 (4.30%) Mule
5 15 (3.80%) Mule ESB
6 14 (3.54%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.28%) Apache
8 8 (2.03%) ColdFusion
9 6 (1.52%) EPiServer
9 6 (1.52%) JBoss
9 6 (1.52%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.27%) IIS
10 5 (1.27%) Jetty
11 4 (1.01%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.01%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.25%) Tornado
Applications
1 34 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.52%) MS Project
3 5 (1.27%) MS Office
4 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (4.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (2.03%) Visualfiles
3 7 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.76%) Magento
5 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.25%) Exstream
6 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 38 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (9.11%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (7.85%) SaaS
4 14 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.28%) GitHub
6 6 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.01%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.76%) Office 365
9 2 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.25%) PaaS
10 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.03%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.77%) Internet
2 7 (1.77%) SSL
3 6 (1.52%) HTTP
4 5 (1.27%) SMPP
5 1 (0.25%) Extranet
5 1 (0.25%) SMTP
5 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (23.80%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.38%) MySQL
3 29 (7.34%) NoSQL
4 25 (6.33%) MongoDB
5 24 (6.08%) Relational Database
6 20 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (3.54%) RDBMS
7 14 (3.54%) Redis
8 12 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.28%) Big Data
10 8 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.77%) DB2
12 6 (1.52%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.52%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.52%) Neo4j
13 5 (1.27%) HBase
13 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (11.65%) Git (software)
2 42 (10.63%) TeamCity
3 30 (7.59%) JIRA
4 28 (7.09%) JUnit
5 27 (6.84%) Jenkins
6 26 (6.58%) Visual Studio
7 19 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (3.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (3.54%) Maven
10 14 (3.54%) Subversion
11 11 (2.78%) TestNG
12 9 (2.28%) Hudson
13 8 (2.03%) dotTrace
13 8 (2.03%) gulp
13 8 (2.03%) LINQPad
13 8 (2.03%) Mockito
13 8 (2.03%) ReSharper
14 7 (1.77%) Bower
14 7 (1.77%) Grunt
General
1 65 (16.46%) Finance
2 29 (7.34%) Marketing
3 24 (6.08%) Telecoms
4 23 (5.82%) Manufacturing
5 20 (5.06%) Electronics
6 18 (4.56%) Games
7 16 (4.05%) Front Office
8 12 (3.04%) Publishing
9 11 (2.78%) Banking
10 10 (2.53%) Legal
11 8 (2.03%) Retail
12 7 (1.77%) Back Office
13 6 (1.52%) Law
14 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (51.14%) .NET
2 107 (27.09%) HTML
3 98 (24.81%) ASP.NET
4 91 (23.04%) CSS
5 73 (18.48%) Web Services
6 67 (16.96%) XML
7 63 (15.95%) AngularJS
8 54 (13.67%) .NET Framework
9 50 (12.66%) Spring
10 47 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (11.39%) REST
12 42 (10.63%) jQuery
13 36 (9.11%) JSON
14 34 (8.61%) WCF
15 33 (8.35%) HTML5
16 32 (8.10%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (6.58%) React
18 24 (6.08%) Apache Camel
18 24 (6.08%) SOAP
19 21 (5.32%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.78%) Grid Computing
4 7 (1.77%) Credit Derivative
4 7 (1.77%) Derivative
4 7 (1.77%) iPad
5 6 (1.52%) Life Science
5 6 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.27%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.27%) Fintech
6 5 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.27%) Internet of Things
6 5 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.27%) Online Games
7 4 (1.01%) Equities
7 4 (1.01%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.01%) Smart Energy
7 4 (1.01%) User Experience
8 3 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 71 (17.97%) Linux
2 35 (8.86%) Unix
3 28 (7.09%) Windows
4 10 (2.53%) Android
4 10 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (70.13%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (40.00%) Scrum
3 109 (27.59%) MVC
4 82 (20.76%) SDLC
5 80 (20.25%) Line Management
6 73 (18.48%) TDD
7 59 (14.94%) Software Engineering
8 57 (14.43%) Mentoring
9 48 (12.15%) SOA
10 40 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
11 39 (9.87%) OO
12 37 (9.37%) BDD
13 36 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (9.11%) Project Management
14 35 (8.86%) Open Source
15 34 (8.61%) DevOps
16 32 (8.10%) Coaching
17 31 (7.85%) Unit Testing
18 29 (7.34%) Waterfall
19 27 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 186 (47.09%) C#
2 147 (37.22%) JavaScript
3 138 (34.94%) Java
4 122 (30.89%) SQL
5 44 (11.14%) PHP
6 43 (10.89%) Python
7 31 (7.85%) C++
8 29 (7.34%) Ruby
8 29 (7.34%) Scala
9 22 (5.57%) T-SQL
10 17 (4.30%) PL/SQL
10 17 (4.30%) VB
11 15 (3.80%) Perl
11 15 (3.80%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.04%) Go
12 12 (3.04%) TypeScript
13 10 (2.53%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.52%) ANSI SQL
15 5 (1.27%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (11.39%) Degree
2 13 (3.29%) SC Cleared
2 13 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.25%) MCP
4 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.58%) QA
2 7 (1.77%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.52%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.76%) SLA
5 2 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.51%) EMIR
5 2 (0.51%) MiFID
6 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.03%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.01%) Ansible
1 4 (1.01%) Puppet
2 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) Control-M
3 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 85 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.09%) Oracle
3 23 (5.82%) Sitecore
4 21 (5.32%) SAP
5 16 (4.05%) Apple
6 15 (3.80%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.77%) IBM
8 4 (1.01%) Tableau
9 3 (0.76%) LexisNexis
9 3 (0.76%) NEC
9 3 (0.76%) Sybase
10 2 (0.51%) Cognos
10 2 (0.51%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.51%) Solace
10 2 (0.51%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.25%) CA Agile Central
11 1 (0.25%) Calypso
11 1 (0.25%) iManage
11 1 (0.25%) Informatica
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