Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Development Team Leader was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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

Software Development Team Lead
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1089 1215
Rank change year-on-year -22 +126 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Team Leader 77 98 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.056% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.058% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 74 106 50
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -5.83% +11.50%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £72,125 £70,000 £73,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%

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 169,685 169,699 201,316
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 139,125 141,017 168,280
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Software Development Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Software Development Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Team Leader in the UK

Software Development Team Leader
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Team Leader.

Salary trend for Software Development Team Leader in the UK

Software Development Team Leader
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Development Team Leader over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Development Team Leader in the UK

Software Development Team Leader
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Team Leader within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 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 -7 77 £57,500 +7.48% 15
UK excluding London -21 72 £57,500 +9.52% 16
South East +20 41 £57,500 +9.52% 5
North of England +4 19 £58,500 +14.15% 3
North West +8 18 £58,500 +30.00% 3
London +11 5 £70,000 -
South West -10 5 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Midlands -5 4 £52,000 +9.47%
West Midlands -20 4 £52,000 +15.56%
East of England -4 3 £67,500 +23.85% 3
Yorkshire 0 1 £60,000 -7.69%

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Software 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 Software Development Team Leader in the job title.

1 60 (77.92%) .NET
2 57 (74.03%) C#
3 40 (51.95%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (49.35%) JavaScript
5 35 (45.45%) MVC
6 34 (44.16%) ASP.NET
7 32 (41.56%) CSS
7 32 (41.56%) SQL
8 25 (32.47%) TDD
9 24 (31.17%) Scrum
10 23 (29.87%) HTML
11 22 (28.57%) AngularJS
12 19 (24.68%) T-SQL
12 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
13 16 (20.78%) SOAP
13 16 (20.78%) XML
13 16 (20.78%) Java
13 16 (20.78%) C++
13 16 (20.78%) WCF
13 16 (20.78%) SDLC
14 15 (19.48%) Web Development
14 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
15 14 (18.18%) VB
15 14 (18.18%) REST
16 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (16.88%) Greenfield Project
16 13 (16.88%) Kanban
16 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (15.58%) WPF
17 12 (15.58%) LINQ

Software 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 2 (2.60%) Confluence
1 2 (2.60%) Mule
1 2 (2.60%) Mule ESB
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) Kentico
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
1 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.60%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.60%) Redis
3 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.90%) JIRA
4 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.60%) Grunt
4 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.60%) JUnit
4 2 (2.60%) Subversion
4 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.30%) Ant
5 1 (1.30%) Maven
5 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.30%) NUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.30%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.39%) Marketing
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.90%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (77.92%) .NET
2 34 (44.16%) ASP.NET
3 32 (41.56%) CSS
4 23 (29.87%) HTML
5 22 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 16 (20.78%) SOAP
6 16 (20.78%) WCF
6 16 (20.78%) XML
7 14 (18.18%) REST
8 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (15.58%) LINQ
9 12 (15.58%) WPF
10 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.39%) Entity Framework
11 8 (10.39%) RESTful
12 7 (9.09%) DCOM
12 7 (9.09%) Spring
13 6 (7.79%) HTML5
13 6 (7.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
1 11 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (3.90%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.95%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) MVC
3 25 (32.47%) TDD
4 24 (31.17%) Scrum
5 16 (20.78%) SDLC
6 15 (19.48%) Web Development
7 13 (16.88%) Kanban
8 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (14.29%) DevOps
8 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 7 (9.09%) Global Marketing
10 7 (9.09%) Open Source
10 7 (9.09%) People Management
10 7 (9.09%) User Stories
11 6 (7.79%) BDD
11 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.79%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 57 (74.03%) C#
2 38 (49.35%) JavaScript
3 32 (41.56%) SQL
4 19 (24.68%) T-SQL
5 16 (20.78%) C++
5 16 (20.78%) Java
6 14 (18.18%) VB
7 7 (9.09%) Go
7 7 (9.09%) Scala
7 7 (9.09%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.90%) Apple Swift
8 3 (3.90%) C
8 3 (3.90%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.90%) Python
9 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.30%) ES6
10 1 (1.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.30%) PHP
10 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) Degree
3 2 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.60%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.09%) Google
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) Apple
4 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.60%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.30%) Xamarin