Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Development Team Leader was £58,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1085 1112 1229
Rank change year-on-year +27 +117 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Team Leader 104 107 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.057% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.059% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 97 102 69
UK median annual salary £58,500 £54,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.34% +3.81% +10.53%
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,800 £68,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +11.70%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +44 103 £58,500 +7.34% 5
UK excluding London +30 94 £57,500 +15.00% 5
South East +44 46 £57,500 +21.05% 4
North of England +17 23 £58,500 -4.49%
North West +8 22 £58,500 +1.74%
South West +14 16 £70,000 +12.00% 1
London -3 10 £70,750 +1.07%
East of England +6 5 £67,500 +23.85%
Midlands -5 3 £47,500 -
West Midlands +4 2 £46,250 +9.53%
East Midlands +13 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Yorkshire -1 1 £37,500 -42.31%
Scotland -18 1 £45,000 -14.29%

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 75 (72.12%) C#
2 72 (69.23%) .NET
3 64 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (43.27%) JavaScript
5 41 (39.42%) MVC
6 37 (35.58%) ASP.NET
7 34 (32.69%) SQL
8 33 (31.73%) SQL Server
8 33 (31.73%) TDD
8 33 (31.73%) Scrum
9 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 27 (25.96%) Java
11 26 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 26 (25.00%) CSS
12 25 (24.04%) SDLC
13 23 (22.12%) XML
14 22 (21.15%) SOAP
14 22 (21.15%) C++
14 22 (21.15%) AngularJS
14 22 (21.15%) REST
15 21 (20.19%) Linux
16 20 (19.23%) HTML
16 20 (19.23%) Finance
17 19 (18.27%) VB
17 19 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (17.31%) WPF
18 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
19 17 (16.35%) BDD
20 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
20 16 (15.38%) DevOps

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 10 (9.62%) Confluence
1 10 (9.62%) Mule
1 10 (9.62%) Mule ESB
2 2 (1.92%) EPiServer
2 2 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (0.96%) Apache
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Kentico
3 1 (0.96%) OpenROAD
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
1 1 (0.96%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.58%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) GitHub
3 1 (0.96%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Firewall
1 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.96%) Internet
1 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.92%) Blockchain
5 2 (1.92%) MySQL
5 2 (1.92%) Redis
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.96%) Informix
6 1 (0.96%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) JIRA
2 10 (9.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (9.62%) JUnit
3 9 (8.65%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.65%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.88%) Subversion
4 3 (2.88%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.92%) Grunt
5 2 (1.92%) Maven
5 2 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.92%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.96%) Ant
6 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.96%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.96%) NUnit
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.96%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 20 (19.23%) Finance
2 15 (14.42%) Marketing
3 12 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
5 8 (7.69%) Electronics
6 5 (4.81%) Back Office
6 5 (4.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Law
7 1 (0.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (69.23%) .NET
2 37 (35.58%) ASP.NET
3 26 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 26 (25.00%) CSS
4 23 (22.12%) XML
5 22 (21.15%) AngularJS
5 22 (21.15%) REST
5 22 (21.15%) SOAP
6 20 (19.23%) HTML
7 18 (17.31%) WPF
8 15 (14.42%) Spring
8 15 (14.42%) WCF
9 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 13 (12.50%) JSON
10 11 (10.58%) Hibernate
10 11 (10.58%) JPA
10 11 (10.58%) Spring MVC
11 10 (9.62%) jQuery
11 10 (9.62%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.92%) EPoS
3 2 (1.92%) Life Science
4 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.96%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (0.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.19%) Linux
2 13 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (39.42%) MVC
3 33 (31.73%) Scrum
3 33 (31.73%) TDD
4 25 (24.04%) SDLC
5 19 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
7 17 (16.35%) BDD
8 16 (15.38%) DevOps
9 15 (14.42%) Kanban
10 13 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 12 (11.54%) Web Development
12 11 (10.58%) Open Source
13 10 (9.62%) Integration Testing
14 8 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (7.69%) Line Management
14 8 (7.69%) Programme Management
15 7 (6.73%) OO
15 7 (6.73%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 75 (72.12%) C#
2 45 (43.27%) JavaScript
3 34 (32.69%) SQL
4 27 (25.96%) Java
5 22 (21.15%) C++
6 19 (18.27%) VB
7 15 (14.42%) T-SQL
8 12 (11.54%) Python
9 11 (10.58%) Scala
10 10 (9.62%) Go
11 6 (5.77%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.85%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.92%) C
14 2 (1.92%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.96%) COBOL
15 1 (0.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.96%) Perl
15 1 (0.96%) PHP
15 1 (0.96%) RPG
Qualifications
1 12 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 12 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.77%) Degree
3 3 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) GAMP
2 2 (1.92%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.58%) Oracle
3 10 (9.62%) Apple
3 10 (9.62%) Atlassian
4 8 (7.69%) SAP
5 2 (1.92%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.96%) iManage
6 1 (0.96%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.96%) Xamarin