Period
to 22 September 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Development Team Leader was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 September 2017.

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
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1068 1107 1212
Rank change year-on-year +39 +105 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Team Leader 106 124 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.064% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.066% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 100 119 86
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £43,625 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%

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 169042 187129 213088
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 135565 157223 176539
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 22 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Team Leader in the UK

Software 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 Software Development Team Leader within the UK over the 6 months to 22 September 2017. 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 +49 105 £57,500 +15.00% 5
UK excluding London +26 93 £55,000 +15.79% 5
South East +31 41 £57,500 +21.05%
South West +22 24 £70,000 +7.69%
North of England -4 16 £47,500 -7.32% 4
North West +6 15 £47,500 -5.00% 3
London +35 13 £65,000 -7.14%
Midlands +18 6 £45,000 - 1
East of England +13 5 £67,500 +58.82%
East Midlands +14 3 £40,000 -15.79% 1
West Midlands +11 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Yorkshire +8 1 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2017, Software 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 Software Development Team Leader in the job title.

1 72 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (65.09%) C#
3 60 (56.60%) .NET
4 43 (40.57%) JavaScript
5 42 (39.62%) Scrum
6 40 (37.74%) MVC
7 39 (36.79%) SQL Server
8 36 (33.96%) TDD
9 35 (33.02%) Java
10 33 (31.13%) Microsoft
11 31 (29.25%) SDLC
12 29 (27.36%) SQL
13 27 (25.47%) ASP.NET
14 25 (23.58%) C++
14 25 (23.58%) .NET Framework
15 24 (22.64%) HTML
15 24 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (21.70%) Linux
16 23 (21.70%) Finance
17 22 (20.75%) BDD
18 21 (19.81%) Line Management
19 20 (18.87%) CSS
20 19 (17.92%) Software Engineering
21 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
22 17 (16.04%) REST
22 17 (16.04%) JSON
22 17 (16.04%) JIRA
22 17 (16.04%) XML
23 16 (15.09%) SOAP
24 15 (14.15%) Project Management

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 12 (11.32%) Confluence
1 12 (11.32%) Mule
1 12 (11.32%) Mule ESB
2 5 (4.72%) CMS
2 5 (4.72%) EPiServer
2 5 (4.72%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (4.72%) Umbraco
3 4 (3.77%) IIS
4 1 (0.94%) OpenROAD
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (0.94%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (12.26%) SaaS
3 10 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.72%) GitHub
5 4 (3.77%) Trello
6 1 (0.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (36.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.66%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.72%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.83%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.94%) Informix
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) JIRA
2 12 (11.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (11.32%) JUnit
2 12 (11.32%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.60%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (6.60%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.77%) Redmine
5 3 (2.83%) Subversion
6 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.94%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.94%) Maven
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.94%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.94%) PROIV
7 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 23 (21.70%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Marketing
3 12 (11.32%) Manufacturing
4 11 (10.38%) Telecoms
5 10 (9.43%) Electronics
6 5 (4.72%) Back Office
6 5 (4.72%) Retail
7 1 (0.94%) Advertising
7 1 (0.94%) Law
7 1 (0.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (56.60%) .NET
2 27 (25.47%) ASP.NET
3 25 (23.58%) .NET Framework
4 24 (22.64%) HTML
5 20 (18.87%) CSS
6 17 (16.04%) JSON
6 17 (16.04%) REST
6 17 (16.04%) XML
7 16 (15.09%) SOAP
8 14 (13.21%) AngularJS
8 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (13.21%) Spring
9 12 (11.32%) Apache Camel
9 12 (11.32%) Hibernate
9 12 (11.32%) JPA
9 12 (11.32%) Spring Integration
9 12 (11.32%) Spring MVC
10 11 (10.38%) jQuery
10 11 (10.38%) Web Services
10 11 (10.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.89%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (1.89%) EPoS
4 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.94%) Tandem
4 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.70%) Linux
2 13 (12.26%) Unix
3 7 (6.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (39.62%) Scrum
3 40 (37.74%) MVC
4 36 (33.96%) TDD
5 31 (29.25%) SDLC
6 24 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (20.75%) BDD
8 21 (19.81%) Line Management
9 19 (17.92%) Software Engineering
10 15 (14.15%) Project Management
11 14 (13.21%) Mentoring
12 13 (12.26%) DevOps
13 12 (11.32%) Integration Testing
13 12 (11.32%) Kanban
13 12 (11.32%) Open Source
14 11 (10.38%) Test Automation
15 10 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (9.43%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (9.43%) Programme Management
16 7 (6.60%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.09%) C#
2 43 (40.57%) JavaScript
3 35 (33.02%) Java
4 29 (27.36%) SQL
5 25 (23.58%) C++
6 14 (13.21%) VB
7 12 (11.32%) Python
8 8 (7.55%) Scala
9 7 (6.60%) Go
9 7 (6.60%) PHP
9 7 (6.60%) T-SQL
10 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
11 5 (4.72%) Ruby
12 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.89%) C
14 2 (1.89%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.94%) ES6
15 1 (0.94%) LINC
15 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.49%) Degree
3 2 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) ISO 14001
1 6 (5.66%) ISO 9001
1 6 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) GAMP
3 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.32%) Apple
2 12 (11.32%) Atlassian
3 11 (10.38%) Oracle
4 10 (9.43%) SAP
5 5 (4.72%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.89%) Zend
7 1 (0.94%) iManage
7 1 (0.94%) LexisNexis