The median annual salary for a Software Development Team Leader was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 783 909 901
Rank change year-on-year +126 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Team Leader 69 41 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.039% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.041% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 68 37 46
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +103 69 £52,500 +5.00% 7
South East +68 22 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South West +43 20 £56,250 -13.46% 1
Surrey - 13 £52,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 12 £71,250 - 1
West Midlands +39 10 £46,250 -5.12%
Hampshire +26 9 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Basingstoke - 9 £55,000 - 1
London +71 8 £92,500 +37.03%
North West -5 7 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Birmingham +27 6 £47,500 -
Manchester -23 6 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Exeter - 6 £47,500 -
Devon - 6 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Bristol -2 2 £49,250 -24.23%
East Midlands -4 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Warwickshire - 2 £45,000 -
Stroud - 2 £50,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 £50,000 - 1
City of London - 2 £92,500 -
East of England +19 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £41,000 -
Walsall - 1 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Crewe - 1 £45,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 £60,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £62,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £62,500 -
St Albans - 1 £55,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 84 (79.25%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (57.55%) Scrum
3 54 (50.94%) C#
4 52 (49.06%) Java
5 51 (48.11%) .NET
6 40 (37.74%) SDLC
7 39 (36.79%) Linux
7 39 (36.79%) MVC
8 37 (34.91%) SQL Server
9 36 (33.96%) JavaScript
10 32 (30.19%) Line Management
11 30 (28.30%) SQL
12 29 (27.36%) C++
13 28 (26.42%) Finance
13 28 (26.42%) TDD
14 26 (24.53%) XML
15 25 (23.58%) ASP.NET
16 23 (21.70%) Unix
16 23 (21.70%) .NET Framework
17 22 (20.75%) BDD
18 21 (19.81%) REST
18 21 (19.81%) Marketing
18 21 (19.81%) JSON
18 21 (19.81%) Software Engineering
18 21 (19.81%) Programme Management
18 21 (19.81%) Telecoms
18 21 (19.81%) HTML
19 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
19 20 (18.87%) Waterfall
20 18 (16.98%) SAP Oil and Gas

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 17 (16.04%) Mule
2 15 (14.15%) Confluence
2 15 (14.15%) Mule ESB
3 6 (5.66%) CMS
3 6 (5.66%) EPiServer
3 6 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (5.66%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.89%) Apache
4 2 (1.89%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (16.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.04%) SaaS
2 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.66%) GitHub
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) SSL
2 3 (2.83%) HTTP
3 2 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.26%) MySQL
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (16.98%) JIRA
2 15 (14.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (14.15%) JUnit
3 12 (11.32%) Visual Studio
4 8 (7.55%) Git (software)
5 7 (6.60%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (6.60%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.83%) Subversion
6 3 (2.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.94%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.94%) Apache Continuum
7 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.94%) Redmine
7 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.94%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 28 (26.42%) Finance
2 21 (19.81%) Marketing
2 21 (19.81%) Telecoms
3 18 (16.98%) Electronics
3 18 (16.98%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.83%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (48.11%) .NET
2 26 (24.53%) XML
3 25 (23.58%) ASP.NET
4 23 (21.70%) .NET Framework
5 21 (19.81%) HTML
5 21 (19.81%) JSON
5 21 (19.81%) REST
6 17 (16.04%) Spring
7 15 (14.15%) Apache Camel
7 15 (14.15%) Hibernate
7 15 (14.15%) JPA
7 15 (14.15%) jQuery
7 15 (14.15%) SOAP
7 15 (14.15%) Spring Integration
7 15 (14.15%) Spring MVC
8 13 (12.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (11.32%) Entity Framework
9 12 (11.32%) Web Services
10 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
11 9 (8.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) iPad
2 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.89%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.89%) Equities
3 2 (1.89%) Fintech
3 2 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.94%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (36.79%) Linux
2 23 (21.70%) Unix
3 12 (11.32%) Windows
4 2 (1.89%) Android
4 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (79.25%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (57.55%) Scrum
3 40 (37.74%) SDLC
4 39 (36.79%) MVC
5 32 (30.19%) Line Management
6 28 (26.42%) TDD
7 22 (20.75%) BDD
8 21 (19.81%) Programme Management
8 21 (19.81%) Software Engineering
9 20 (18.87%) Waterfall
10 18 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (16.98%) DevOps
10 18 (16.98%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (15.09%) Kanban
11 16 (15.09%) Open Source
12 15 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (14.15%) Integration Testing
13 13 (12.26%) Project Management
14 10 (9.43%) Coaching
14 10 (9.43%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 54 (50.94%) C#
2 52 (49.06%) Java
3 36 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 30 (28.30%) SQL
5 29 (27.36%) C++
6 14 (13.21%) PHP
7 13 (12.26%) PL/SQL
8 11 (10.38%) VB
9 10 (9.43%) Go
9 10 (9.43%) Python
9 10 (9.43%) Ruby
9 10 (9.43%) Scala
9 10 (9.43%) Shell Script
10 8 (7.55%) VB.NET
11 5 (4.72%) C
12 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Degree
2 13 (12.26%) SC Cleared
2 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) ISO 9001
2 7 (6.60%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.89%) EMIR
3 2 (1.89%) MiFID
3 2 (1.89%) QA
3 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.98%) SAP
3 15 (14.15%) Apple
3 15 (14.15%) Atlassian
4 13 (12.26%) Oracle
5 6 (5.66%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.89%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.89%) Solace
6 2 (1.89%) Sybase
7 1 (0.94%) Xamarin
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Posted: 5 days ago
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