Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Development Team Leader was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 816 823 909
Rank change year-on-year +7 +86 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 389 365 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 352 324 361
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.60% +11.00% -
10th Percentile £43,775 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £73,750
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 171,036 166,082 198,027
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.56% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 139,943 137,888 166,120
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Development Team Leader in the UK

Development Team Leader
Top 14 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 19 April 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 +47 377 £58,500 +4.85% 20
UK excluding London +16 301 £55,000 +4.76% 23
South East +15 104 £55,000 - 6
London -5 83 £70,000 -
North of England +11 67 £55,000 +15.79% 2
East of England +30 64 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Yorkshire +36 42 £55,000 +9.45%
Midlands +2 41 £50,000 +14.94% 4
West Midlands -15 28 £52,225 +22.88% 3
North West -30 22 £55,000 +15.79% 2
South West -45 18 £55,000 -1.42% 4
East Midlands +7 13 £45,000 -21.74% 1
Scotland -26 7 £52,500 +7.69% 3
North East -25 3 £60,000 +23.71%

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 269 (69.15%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (54.76%) .NET
3 198 (50.90%) C#
4 148 (38.05%) Scrum
5 142 (36.50%) JavaScript
6 116 (29.82%) Java
7 113 (29.05%) MVC
8 111 (28.53%) HTML
9 108 (27.76%) Mentoring
10 107 (27.51%) SQL
11 102 (26.22%) ASP.NET
12 101 (25.96%) CSS
12 101 (25.96%) TDD
13 87 (22.37%) SQL Server
14 80 (20.57%) SDLC
14 80 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
15 75 (19.28%) AngularJS
16 72 (18.51%) Line Management
16 72 (18.51%) Microsoft
17 68 (17.48%) Finance
18 61 (15.68%) Web Services
19 60 (15.42%) ASP.NET Web API
20 58 (14.91%) Kanban
21 56 (14.40%) BDD
22 54 (13.88%) ASP.NET MVC
23 51 (13.11%) XML
23 51 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
24 46 (11.83%) Coaching
25 43 (11.05%) .NET Framework
26 42 (10.80%) C++

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 12 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.57%) Drupal
3 8 (2.06%) CMS
4 5 (1.29%) Confluence
4 5 (1.29%) IIS
4 5 (1.29%) JBoss
5 4 (1.03%) Apache
5 4 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.77%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.51%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.51%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.51%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.51%) WordPress
8 1 (0.26%) Kentico
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.51%) Magento
2 2 (0.51%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 51 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (10.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (6.17%) SaaS
4 9 (2.31%) Serverless
5 7 (1.80%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.29%) GitHub
7 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.77%) IaaS
7 3 (0.77%) PaaS
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.26%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.06%) Internet
2 5 (1.29%) SMS
3 2 (0.51%) ATM
3 2 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.26%) Firewall
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.26%) Intranet
4 1 (0.26%) SSH
4 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.14%) MySQL
3 18 (4.63%) NoSQL
4 16 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.54%) Big Data
8 6 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.29%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.29%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.77%) Siebel EIM
11 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.51%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.51%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.51%) Datomic
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 26 (6.68%) Jenkins
2 24 (6.17%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.14%) JIRA
4 19 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (4.37%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.06%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.54%) Maven
7 6 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.03%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.03%) Subversion
9 4 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.77%) Ant
10 3 (0.77%) GitLab
10 3 (0.77%) webpack
11 2 (0.51%) git-flow
11 2 (0.51%) Gradle
11 2 (0.51%) gulp
11 2 (0.51%) Selenium
11 2 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 68 (17.48%) Finance
2 18 (4.63%) Banking
2 18 (4.63%) Marketing
3 8 (2.06%) Games
3 8 (2.06%) Legal
4 5 (1.29%) Electronics
4 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.29%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.03%) Automotive
6 3 (0.77%) Law
6 3 (0.77%) Retail
7 2 (0.51%) Front Office
8 1 (0.26%) Advertising
8 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (54.76%) .NET
2 111 (28.53%) HTML
3 102 (26.22%) ASP.NET
4 101 (25.96%) CSS
5 75 (19.28%) AngularJS
6 61 (15.68%) Web Services
7 60 (15.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 54 (13.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (13.11%) XML
10 43 (11.05%) .NET Framework
11 35 (9.00%) jQuery
12 34 (8.74%) RESTful
13 33 (8.48%) Entity Framework
14 28 (7.20%) JSON
15 25 (6.43%) HTML5
16 24 (6.17%) WCF
17 22 (5.66%) SOAP
18 18 (4.63%) CSS3
18 18 (4.63%) React
19 16 (4.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.88%) User Experience
2 18 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (3.86%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.34%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (2.57%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.57%) Reinsurance
8 9 (2.31%) Fintech
9 7 (1.80%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.29%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.03%) LIMS
12 4 (1.03%) Social Media
13 3 (0.77%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.51%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.51%) Robotics
14 2 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.63%) Linux
2 14 (3.60%) Android
2 14 (3.60%) Windows
3 13 (3.34%) Unix
4 8 (2.06%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.77%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (69.15%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (38.05%) Scrum
3 113 (29.05%) MVC
4 108 (27.76%) Mentoring
5 101 (25.96%) TDD
6 80 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
6 80 (20.57%) SDLC
7 72 (18.51%) Line Management
8 58 (14.91%) Kanban
9 56 (14.40%) BDD
10 46 (11.83%) Coaching
11 32 (8.23%) SOA
12 31 (7.97%) Web Development
13 30 (7.71%) Problem-Solving
14 29 (7.46%) DevOps
14 29 (7.46%) OO
14 29 (7.46%) Project Management
15 26 (6.68%) E-Commerce
16 25 (6.43%) Microservices
16 25 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 198 (50.90%) C#
2 142 (36.50%) JavaScript
3 116 (29.82%) Java
4 107 (27.51%) SQL
5 42 (10.80%) C++
6 30 (7.71%) T-SQL
7 27 (6.94%) PHP
8 24 (6.17%) Python
8 24 (6.17%) Scala
8 24 (6.17%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.86%) TypeScript
10 12 (3.08%) C
10 12 (3.08%) VB
11 10 (2.57%) Go
12 9 (2.31%) Ruby
13 7 (1.80%) VBScript
14 6 (1.54%) Groovy
15 4 (1.03%) Apple Swift
15 4 (1.03%) Java 9
15 4 (1.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (6.94%) Degree
2 10 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.77%) Siebel Certification
5 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.26%) MCAD
6 1 (0.26%) MCSD
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.46%) QA
2 8 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.29%) PMO
4 3 (0.77%) GDPR
5 2 (0.51%) SLA
6 1 (0.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (2.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.54%) Puppet
2 5 (1.29%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 72 (18.51%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.66%) Oracle
3 17 (4.37%) Xamarin
4 11 (2.83%) Google
4 11 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.31%) Twitter
6 5 (1.29%) SAP
7 4 (1.03%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.03%) HP
8 3 (0.77%) Ab Initio
8 3 (0.77%) Siebel
8 3 (0.77%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.77%) Zend
9 2 (0.51%) Capita
9 2 (0.51%) Charles River
9 2 (0.51%) Informatica
9 2 (0.51%) Progress
9 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.51%) Sun
9 2 (0.51%) Tableau