The median annual salary for a Software Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Software Team Lead
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 744 783 847
Rank change year-on-year +39 +64  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Team Leader 128 141 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 124 133 111
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
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 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Team Leader in the UK

Software Team Leader
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Software Team Leader in the UK

Software Team Leader
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Team Leader over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Team Leader in the UK

Software 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 Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +40 125 £57,500 +15.00% 15
South East +34 48 £55,000 +10.00% 3
London +45 31 £70,000 -1.75%
Surrey +42 22 £55,000 - 1
South West -3 19 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 14 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Aylesbury - 14 £62,500 - 1
West Midlands +8 9 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Hampshire +17 8 £55,000 +15.78%
Gloucestershire +7 7 £52,500 -16.00%
East of England +9 6 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Manchester -20 6 £47,500 -13.63% 1
North West -37 6 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Devon - 6 £50,000 -
Exeter - 6 £50,000 -
Coventry +2 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Poole -5 5 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Dorset -6 5 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Cambridge - 5 £60,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 5 £60,000 - 3
Berkshire +16 4 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Basingstoke -1 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Redhill - 4 £52,500 -
East Midlands +25 3 £40,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire +13 3 £49,000 -6.66%
Yorkshire +10 3 £49,000 -6.66% 1
Leatherhead - 3 £60,000 -
Southampton +13 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Leicestershire +10 2 £40,000 -13.51%
Leicester +9 2 £40,000 -5.88%

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Software 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 Team Leader in the job title.

1 218 (76.76%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (42.25%) JavaScript
3 116 (40.85%) Scrum
4 115 (40.49%) C#
5 111 (39.08%) Software Engineering
6 101 (35.56%) .NET
7 93 (32.75%) C++
7 93 (32.75%) Linux
8 87 (30.63%) Java
9 70 (24.65%) SQL Server
10 64 (22.54%) MVC
11 63 (22.18%) SQL
12 60 (21.13%) Windows
13 58 (20.42%) HTML
14 54 (19.01%) TDD
15 53 (18.66%) SDLC
16 51 (17.96%) PHP
17 50 (17.61%) Line Management
18 49 (17.25%) AngularJS
19 43 (15.14%) MySQL
20 41 (14.44%) CSS
21 40 (14.08%) Test Automation
22 38 (13.38%) C
23 37 (13.03%) ASP.NET
23 37 (13.03%) Mentoring
24 35 (12.32%) HTML5
24 35 (12.32%) Node.js
24 35 (12.32%) Oracle
25 34 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
26 33 (11.62%) Unix

Software 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 15 (5.28%) Apache
2 14 (4.93%) IIS
3 13 (4.58%) Mule
4 11 (3.87%) Confluence
4 11 (3.87%) Mule ESB
5 9 (3.17%) CMS
5 9 (3.17%) EPiServer
5 9 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (3.17%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.70%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.35%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.35%) Drupal
7 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.35%) Stata
Business Applications
1 13 (4.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.35%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.35%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 1 (0.35%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Kypera Housing
2 1 (0.35%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.35%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.35%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.35%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.35%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.28%) SaaS
4 11 (3.87%) GitHub
5 5 (1.76%) Trello
6 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.35%) Heroku
6 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.23%) HTTP
2 9 (3.17%) Internet
3 8 (2.82%) ATM
4 5 (1.76%) SSL
4 5 (1.76%) Wireless
5 2 (0.70%) SMTP
6 1 (0.35%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (24.65%) SQL Server
2 43 (15.14%) MySQL
3 26 (9.15%) MongoDB
4 23 (8.10%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.87%) MariaDB
5 11 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.17%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 8 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.82%) Blockchain
7 8 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.70%) Big Data
8 2 (0.70%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.70%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.35%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (7.39%) JIRA
2 18 (6.34%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.58%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.58%) Subversion
4 12 (4.23%) JUnit
4 12 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (4.23%) TeamCity
5 11 (3.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (2.82%) Babel
6 8 (2.82%) webpack
7 5 (1.76%) Redmine
8 3 (1.06%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.70%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.70%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.35%) Maven
10 1 (0.35%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.35%) TestNG
General
1 31 (10.92%) Finance
2 15 (5.28%) Electronics
2 15 (5.28%) Marketing
3 14 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.58%) Banking
4 13 (4.58%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.46%) Games
6 3 (1.06%) Back Office
6 3 (1.06%) Retail
7 2 (0.70%) Law
7 2 (0.70%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
8 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (35.56%) .NET
2 58 (20.42%) HTML
3 49 (17.25%) AngularJS
4 41 (14.44%) CSS
5 37 (13.03%) ASP.NET
6 35 (12.32%) HTML5
6 35 (12.32%) Node.js
7 31 (10.92%) XML
8 30 (10.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (9.15%) Web Services
10 24 (8.45%) jQuery
11 22 (7.75%) LAMP
12 21 (7.39%) .NET Framework
12 21 (7.39%) Laravel
13 20 (7.04%) JSON
14 19 (6.69%) REST
15 16 (5.63%) Entity Framework
16 14 (4.93%) Spring
17 13 (4.58%) Hibernate
18 12 (4.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.92%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.10%) iPad
3 11 (3.87%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.17%) Fintech
5 8 (2.82%) EFT
6 7 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.76%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (1.76%) User Experience
8 4 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.70%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.70%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.70%) Equities
9 2 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.35%) BBC
10 1 (0.35%) EPoS
10 1 (0.35%) Handset
10 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 93 (32.75%) Linux
2 60 (21.13%) Windows
3 33 (11.62%) Unix
4 2 (0.70%) Android
5 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (76.76%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (40.85%) Scrum
3 111 (39.08%) Software Engineering
4 64 (22.54%) MVC
5 54 (19.01%) TDD
6 53 (18.66%) SDLC
7 50 (17.61%) Line Management
8 40 (14.08%) Test Automation
9 37 (13.03%) Mentoring
10 34 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (11.27%) Multithreading
11 32 (11.27%) Open Source
12 27 (9.51%) BDD
13 25 (8.80%) Coaching
14 23 (8.10%) DevOps
14 23 (8.10%) Project Management
15 20 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (6.69%) Kanban
17 17 (5.99%) CRM
17 17 (5.99%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 120 (42.25%) JavaScript
2 115 (40.49%) C#
3 93 (32.75%) C++
4 87 (30.63%) Java
5 63 (22.18%) SQL
6 51 (17.96%) PHP
7 38 (13.38%) C
8 23 (8.10%) Scala
9 22 (7.75%) Go
10 20 (7.04%) Python
11 16 (5.63%) PL/SQL
12 15 (5.28%) Ruby
13 14 (4.93%) Shell Script
13 14 (4.93%) VB
14 9 (3.17%) ES6
15 8 (2.82%) Embedded C++
16 7 (2.46%) VB.NET
17 5 (1.76%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.70%) Embedded C
18 2 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 32 (11.27%) Degree
2 19 (6.69%) SC Cleared
2 19 (6.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.35%) ISEB
3 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.58%) ISO 9001
2 12 (4.23%) ISO 14001
3 9 (3.17%) QA
4 4 (1.41%) SLA
5 2 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.70%) EMIR
5 2 (0.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (2.82%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (12.32%) Oracle
2 27 (9.51%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.58%) SAP
4 12 (4.23%) Apple
5 11 (3.87%) Atlassian
6 9 (3.17%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.41%) Zend
8 2 (0.70%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.70%) Solace
8 2 (0.70%) Sybase
9 1 (0.35%) Aareon
9 1 (0.35%) Capita
9 1 (0.35%) Civica
9 1 (0.35%) IBM
9 1 (0.35%) iManage
9 1 (0.35%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.35%) Northgate
9 1 (0.35%) Orchard
9 1 (0.35%) Sun
9 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Flex Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £70,000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury
greywood
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 25 days hols, excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago