Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Team Leader was £57,500 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 Team Lead
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 917 988 1068
Rank change year-on-year +71 +80 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Team Leader 275 231 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 255 215 202
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £74,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.38%

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 Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Software Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Team Leader in the UK

Software 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 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 +83 267 £57,500 +4.55% 21
UK excluding London +63 229 £55,000 +10.00% 18
South East +32 81 £57,500 +21.05% 6
London +11 45 £70,000 - 3
North of England +27 40 £52,000 -9.57% 3
East of England +29 35 £60,000 -11.11% 2
Midlands +6 35 £50,000 +5.26% 3
North West +14 32 £55,000 -4.35% 3
South West +9 31 £55,000 +10.00% 4
West Midlands +8 21 £50,000 +5.26% 3
East Midlands +20 14 £56,000 +17.89%
Yorkshire +3 8 £40,000 -38.46%
Scotland -12 7 £47,500 -9.52%

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 160 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (45.82%) C#
3 124 (45.09%) .NET
4 115 (41.82%) Software Engineering
5 110 (40.00%) Scrum
6 94 (34.18%) JavaScript
7 78 (28.36%) Java
8 70 (25.45%) C++
8 70 (25.45%) SQL Server
9 69 (25.09%) ASP.NET
9 69 (25.09%) Linux
10 67 (24.36%) MVC
11 66 (24.00%) Mentoring
12 54 (19.64%) TDD
13 53 (19.27%) SQL
14 50 (18.18%) C
14 50 (18.18%) AngularJS
14 50 (18.18%) Line Management
15 46 (16.73%) CSS
16 44 (16.00%) HTML
17 42 (15.27%) Microsoft
17 42 (15.27%) Multithreading
18 37 (13.45%) Degree
18 37 (13.45%) SDLC
19 34 (12.36%) .NET Framework
20 33 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC
22 27 (9.82%) Finance
22 27 (9.82%) OO
22 27 (9.82%) XML

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 (6.18%) Confluence
2 11 (4.00%) IIS
3 10 (3.64%) Mule
3 10 (3.64%) Mule ESB
4 8 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.82%) Apache
6 2 (0.73%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.73%) OpenROAD
6 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.36%) CMS
7 1 (0.36%) JBoss
7 1 (0.36%) Kentico
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.36%) SAS
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.36%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
1 1 (0.36%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.36%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.00%) SaaS
4 3 (1.09%) GitHub
5 1 (0.36%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.00%) Wireless
2 10 (3.64%) HTTP
3 2 (0.73%) SMTP
3 2 (0.73%) SSL
4 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) Modbus
4 1 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.82%) NoSQL
3 13 (4.73%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.91%) MariaDB
5 6 (2.18%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.45%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.09%) MySQL
8 3 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.73%) Big Data
9 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.73%) Informix
9 2 (0.73%) Redis
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (8.00%) JIRA
2 20 (7.27%) Subversion
3 16 (5.82%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.73%) Jenkins
4 13 (4.73%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (3.64%) JUnit
6 4 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.09%) Grunt
7 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.73%) Babel
8 2 (0.73%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.73%) CA Gen
8 2 (0.73%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.73%) PROIV
8 2 (0.73%) Robot Framework
8 2 (0.73%) Selenium
8 2 (0.73%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.73%) webpack
General
1 27 (9.82%) Finance
2 17 (6.18%) Marketing
3 13 (4.73%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.36%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.36%) Retail
5 9 (3.27%) Electronics
6 6 (2.18%) Legal
7 5 (1.82%) Back Office
7 5 (1.82%) Games
8 2 (0.73%) Advertising
8 2 (0.73%) Automotive
8 2 (0.73%) French Language
8 2 (0.73%) German Language
8 2 (0.73%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (45.09%) .NET
2 69 (25.09%) ASP.NET
3 50 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 46 (16.73%) CSS
5 44 (16.00%) HTML
6 34 (12.36%) .NET Framework
7 32 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (9.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (9.82%) XML
9 26 (9.45%) Spring
10 25 (9.09%) SOAP
11 24 (8.73%) REST
12 22 (8.00%) Web Services
13 18 (6.55%) WPF
14 17 (6.18%) WCF
15 15 (5.45%) HTML5
15 15 (5.45%) jQuery
15 15 (5.45%) JSON
16 14 (5.09%) Hibernate
16 14 (5.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.18%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (2.55%) IVR
5 5 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.45%) Tandem
7 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.73%) EMV
8 2 (0.73%) EPoS
8 2 (0.73%) Life Science
9 1 (0.36%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.36%) CUDA
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.36%) User Experience
9 1 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 69 (25.09%) Linux
2 22 (8.00%) Windows
3 15 (5.45%) Unix
4 4 (1.45%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (41.82%) Software Engineering
3 110 (40.00%) Scrum
4 67 (24.36%) MVC
5 66 (24.00%) Mentoring
6 54 (19.64%) TDD
7 50 (18.18%) Line Management
8 42 (15.27%) Multithreading
9 37 (13.45%) SDLC
10 33 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (9.82%) OO
12 25 (9.09%) Kanban
13 24 (8.73%) Multithreaded Programming
14 22 (8.00%) BDD
14 22 (8.00%) DevOps
15 20 (7.27%) Coaching
16 18 (6.55%) Project Management
17 17 (6.18%) Open Source
17 17 (6.18%) Test Automation
18 15 (5.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 126 (45.82%) C#
2 94 (34.18%) JavaScript
3 78 (28.36%) Java
4 70 (25.45%) C++
5 53 (19.27%) SQL
6 50 (18.18%) C
7 22 (8.00%) VB
8 17 (6.18%) Python
9 16 (5.82%) T-SQL
10 13 (4.73%) Scala
11 12 (4.36%) Go
12 8 (2.91%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.55%) PHP
14 5 (1.82%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.45%) ES6
16 3 (1.09%) Embedded C++
16 3 (1.09%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.09%) Perl
16 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (13.45%) Degree
2 14 (5.09%) SC Cleared
2 14 (5.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.36%) ISEB
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.36%) MCSD
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.64%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) ISO 14001
2 4 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.73%) GAMP
4 1 (0.36%) MISRA
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 42 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.45%) Oracle
3 10 (3.64%) Apple
3 10 (3.64%) Atlassian
4 8 (2.91%) SAP
5 7 (2.55%) Pega
5 7 (2.55%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.82%) Facebook
6 5 (1.82%) Google
7 2 (0.73%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.36%) iManage
8 1 (0.36%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.36%) VMware
8 1 (0.36%) Xamarin