The median annual salary for a Software Team Leader was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 700 835 851
Rank change year-on-year +135 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Team Leader 158 119 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 148 100 107
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £65,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 28 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 +153 156 £52,500 +5.00% 25
South East +68 53 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Surrey +79 30 £55,000 +15.78% 3
South West +49 28 £50,000 -20.00% 5
North West +8 27 £35,000 -30.00% 3
London +87 26 £70,000 +1.81% 3
Manchester -3 25 £35,000 -39.13% 3
Hampshire +26 17 £55,000 +10.00% 2
West Midlands +46 14 £45,000 -7.69% 2
Gloucestershire +15 13 £71,250 +18.75% 1
Basingstoke - 10 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +34 7 £50,000 - 2
Birmingham +19 7 £47,500 - 1
Portsmouth - 7 - -
East of England +15 6 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Oxfordshire +5 6 £50,000 -27.27%
Exeter - 6 £47,500 -
Devon - 6 £47,500 -
Poole - 5 £40,000 - 2
Dorset - 5 £40,000 - 2
Warwickshire +27 4 £45,000 -9.09%
Bristol +5 4 £49,250 -24.23% 1
Redhill - 4 £57,500 - 1
Dunstable - 4 £65,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £65,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 £50,000 - 1
City of London +37 2 £92,500 -2.63%
Staffordshire +14 2 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Cheshire +6 2 £50,000 +42.85%
East Midlands -2 2 £57,500 +27.77%

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 199 (78.04%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (40.39%) Scrum
3 92 (36.08%) C#
4 90 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 89 (34.90%) .NET
6 88 (34.51%) JavaScript
7 76 (29.80%) Java
7 76 (29.80%) Linux
8 62 (24.31%) C++
9 56 (21.96%) HTML
9 56 (21.96%) SQL
9 56 (21.96%) MVC
10 53 (20.78%) SDLC
11 52 (20.39%) SQL Server
12 50 (19.61%) TDD
13 46 (18.04%) Windows
14 45 (17.65%) PHP
14 45 (17.65%) AngularJS
15 42 (16.47%) MySQL
15 42 (16.47%) XML
16 41 (16.08%) CSS
16 41 (16.08%) Line Management
17 37 (14.51%) ASP.NET
18 34 (13.33%) Finance
19 33 (12.94%) C
19 33 (12.94%) HTML5
19 33 (12.94%) Node.js
20 31 (12.16%) Degree
20 31 (12.16%) Microsoft
20 31 (12.16%) iPad

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 17 (6.67%) Confluence
1 17 (6.67%) Mule
2 15 (5.88%) Mule ESB
3 8 (3.14%) Apache
4 6 (2.35%) CMS
4 6 (2.35%) EPiServer
4 6 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.35%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.78%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.78%) Drupal
5 2 (0.78%) IIS
5 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (0.39%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.39%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (0.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (7.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.78%) Magento
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.67%) SaaS
2 13 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.35%) GitHub
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) Office 365
5 1 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.10%) Internet
2 8 (3.14%) ATM
3 7 (2.75%) SSL
4 5 (1.96%) HTTP
5 3 (1.18%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.39%) Firewall
6 1 (0.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 42 (16.47%) MySQL
3 8 (3.14%) MongoDB
3 8 (3.14%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.14%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.57%) Blockchain
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.39%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.39%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.39%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 27 (10.59%) JIRA
2 16 (6.27%) JUnit
2 16 (6.27%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (4.31%) Git (software)
5 8 (3.14%) Subversion
6 7 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (2.75%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.57%) Babel
7 4 (1.57%) webpack
8 3 (1.18%) TortoiseSVN
8 3 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.78%) Maven
9 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.39%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.39%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.39%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.39%) Redmine
General
1 34 (13.33%) Finance
2 23 (9.02%) Electronics
2 23 (9.02%) Marketing
3 21 (8.24%) Telecoms
4 18 (7.06%) Banking
4 18 (7.06%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.96%) Games
6 4 (1.57%) Automotive
7 3 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.18%) Retail
8 2 (0.78%) Back Office
8 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (34.90%) .NET
2 56 (21.96%) HTML
3 45 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 42 (16.47%) XML
5 41 (16.08%) CSS
6 37 (14.51%) ASP.NET
7 33 (12.94%) HTML5
7 33 (12.94%) Node.js
8 28 (10.98%) REST
9 26 (10.20%) Laravel
10 24 (9.41%) .NET Framework
10 24 (9.41%) LAMP
11 23 (9.02%) Web Services
12 21 (8.24%) jQuery
12 21 (8.24%) JSON
13 19 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (7.45%) Spring
14 17 (6.67%) SOAP
15 16 (6.27%) Hibernate
15 16 (6.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.16%) iPad
2 29 (11.37%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.14%) EFT
5 7 (2.75%) Fintech
6 5 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.96%) User Experience
7 4 (1.57%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.18%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.78%) BBC
9 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.78%) Equities
9 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.39%) Arduino
10 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.39%) Kinect
10 1 (0.39%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 76 (29.80%) Linux
2 46 (18.04%) Windows
3 26 (10.20%) Unix
4 4 (1.57%) Android
5 3 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (78.04%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (40.39%) Scrum
3 90 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 56 (21.96%) MVC
5 53 (20.78%) SDLC
6 50 (19.61%) TDD
7 41 (16.08%) Line Management
8 26 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 25 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (9.41%) BDD
10 24 (9.41%) Waterfall
11 22 (8.63%) Multithreading
12 21 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (8.24%) Kanban
12 21 (8.24%) Open Source
12 21 (8.24%) Programme Management
13 19 (7.45%) DevOps
13 19 (7.45%) Digital Marketing
14 18 (7.06%) Coaching
14 18 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 92 (36.08%) C#
2 88 (34.51%) JavaScript
3 76 (29.80%) Java
4 62 (24.31%) C++
5 56 (21.96%) SQL
6 45 (17.65%) PHP
7 33 (12.94%) C
8 16 (6.27%) Python
9 15 (5.88%) Go
9 15 (5.88%) PL/SQL
9 15 (5.88%) Scala
10 12 (4.71%) VB
11 11 (4.31%) Shell Script
12 10 (3.92%) Ruby
12 10 (3.92%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.96%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.57%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.57%) ES6
14 4 (1.57%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (12.16%) Degree
2 16 (6.27%) SC Cleared
2 16 (6.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) ISEB
3 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.14%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.75%) ISO 14001
3 5 (1.96%) SLA
4 4 (1.57%) QA
5 2 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.78%) EMIR
5 2 (0.78%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.18%) Firmware
2 1 (0.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.39%) Control-M
2 1 (0.39%) Nagios
2 1 (0.39%) Opsview
Vendors
1 31 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.24%) Oracle
3 18 (7.06%) SAP
4 17 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 16 (6.27%) Apple
6 6 (2.35%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.18%) Sybase
8 2 (0.78%) IBM
8 2 (0.78%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.78%) Solace
9 1 (0.39%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.39%) Dell
9 1 (0.39%) Informatica
9 1 (0.39%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.39%) Reuters
9 1 (0.39%) Splunk
9 1 (0.39%) Veritas
9 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum OTE + Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
West Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £very competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
ColinDale, North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
South West
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits + company car / car allowance
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