The median annual salary for a Software Development Team Leader was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 861 916
Rank change year-on-year +25 +55  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Team Leader 47 62 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.063% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.065% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 45 60 55
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.82% -2.50%  

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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Development Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Team Leader in the UK

Software 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 Software Development Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +37 47 £56,250 +12.50% 4
South East +32 17 £58,750 +23.68%
London +35 11 £65,000 -13.33%
South West +9 9 £50,000 -23.07%
Hampshire +17 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Gloucestershire +2 5 £52,500 -17.64%
Manchester -20 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1
North West -36 5 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £62,500 +31.57%
Basingstoke 0 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Devon - 4 £50,000 -
Exeter - 4 £50,000 -
Aylesbury - 4 £62,500 -
Surrey - 4 £60,000 -
East Midlands +18 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Leatherhead - 3 £60,000 -
Southampton +14 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Leicestershire +13 2 £40,000 -13.51%
Leicester +12 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Berkshire - 2 £60,000 -
Warwickshire +11 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Oxfordshire +9 1 £54,000 +20.00%
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £57,500 +27.77%
West Midlands +4 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Nottingham +4 1 £57,500 +27.77%
Gloucester +2 1 £52,500 -16.00%
East of England 0 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Hertfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Slough - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £54,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 87 (75.65%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (55.65%) C#
3 56 (48.70%) Java
3 56 (48.70%) Scrum
4 52 (45.22%) .NET
5 49 (42.61%) SQL Server
6 48 (41.74%) JavaScript
7 42 (36.52%) Linux
8 40 (34.78%) MVC
8 40 (34.78%) Line Management
8 40 (34.78%) SDLC
9 39 (33.91%) C++
10 38 (33.04%) SQL
11 31 (26.96%) Unix
12 28 (24.35%) TDD
13 27 (23.48%) Finance
13 27 (23.48%) HTML
14 26 (22.61%) Software Engineering
15 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
15 22 (19.13%) DevOps
15 22 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (19.13%) Open Source
15 22 (19.13%) BDD
16 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET
16 21 (18.26%) .NET Framework
17 20 (17.39%) JSON
17 20 (17.39%) Oracle
18 19 (16.52%) XML
18 19 (16.52%) Windows
19 18 (15.65%) SC Cleared

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 13 (11.30%) Mule
2 11 (9.57%) Confluence
2 11 (9.57%) Mule ESB
3 9 (7.83%) CMS
3 9 (7.83%) EPiServer
3 9 (7.83%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (7.83%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.61%) IIS
5 2 (1.74%) Apache
6 1 (0.87%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (11.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.87%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.30%) SaaS
3 9 (7.83%) GitHub
4 6 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.35%) Trello
6 1 (0.87%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) SSL
2 2 (1.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (42.61%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.91%) MySQL
3 9 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.96%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.35%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.61%) MariaDB
7 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.74%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (15.65%) JIRA
2 15 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 12 (10.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (10.43%) TeamCity
4 11 (9.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (9.57%) JUnit
5 10 (8.70%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.35%) Redmine
7 3 (2.61%) Subversion
8 2 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.87%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.87%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.87%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 27 (23.48%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Telecoms
3 13 (11.30%) Electronics
3 13 (11.30%) Manufacturing
3 13 (11.30%) Marketing
4 2 (1.74%) Back Office
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Law
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (45.22%) .NET
2 27 (23.48%) HTML
3 21 (18.26%) .NET Framework
3 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET
4 20 (17.39%) JSON
5 19 (16.52%) XML
6 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (14.78%) jQuery
7 16 (13.91%) Entity Framework
8 15 (13.04%) Web Services
9 14 (12.17%) AngularJS
9 14 (12.17%) CSS
10 13 (11.30%) REST
10 13 (11.30%) Spring
11 11 (9.57%) Apache Camel
11 11 (9.57%) Hibernate
11 11 (9.57%) HTML5
11 11 (9.57%) JPA
11 11 (9.57%) Spring Integration
11 11 (9.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.35%) iPad
2 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.74%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (1.74%) Equities
2 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.87%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.87%) EPoS
3 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.52%) Linux
2 31 (26.96%) Unix
3 19 (16.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (75.65%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (48.70%) Scrum
3 40 (34.78%) Line Management
3 40 (34.78%) MVC
3 40 (34.78%) SDLC
4 28 (24.35%) TDD
5 26 (22.61%) Software Engineering
6 22 (19.13%) BDD
6 22 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (19.13%) DevOps
6 22 (19.13%) Open Source
7 17 (14.78%) Project Management
8 13 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (11.30%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (11.30%) Logistics
8 13 (11.30%) Programme Management
8 13 (11.30%) Waterfall
9 12 (10.43%) Mentoring
9 12 (10.43%) Test Automation
10 11 (9.57%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (55.65%) C#
2 56 (48.70%) Java
3 48 (41.74%) JavaScript
4 39 (33.91%) C++
5 38 (33.04%) SQL
6 17 (14.78%) PHP
7 15 (13.04%) PL/SQL
7 15 (13.04%) Python
7 15 (13.04%) Ruby
8 14 (12.17%) Scala
9 13 (11.30%) Go
9 13 (11.30%) Shell Script
9 13 (11.30%) VB
10 6 (5.22%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.74%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (15.65%) SC Cleared
1 18 (15.65%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.04%) Degree
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) ISO 9001
2 10 (8.70%) ISO 14001
3 6 (5.22%) QA
4 2 (1.74%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.74%) EMIR
4 2 (1.74%) MiFID
4 2 (1.74%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.39%) Oracle
3 13 (11.30%) SAP
4 11 (9.57%) Apple
4 11 (9.57%) Atlassian
5 9 (7.83%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.74%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.74%) Solace
6 2 (1.74%) Sybase
6 2 (1.74%) Zend
7 1 (0.87%) iManage
7 1 (0.87%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.87%) Xamarin
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