The median annual salary for a Technical Design Leader was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Design Lead
UK
Rank 861 931 949
Rank change year-on-year +70 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Leader 3 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.017% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.018% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £100,000 £61,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.60% -18.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - £61,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year - -18.00%  

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 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
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%  

Technical Design Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Technical Design Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Design Leader in the UK

Technical Design Leader
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Design Leader in the UK

Technical Design Leader
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Design Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +77 3 £100,000 +31.14%
London - 2 £100,000 -
East of England +27 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

Technical Design Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Technical Design 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 Technical Design Leader in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
1 3 (33.33%) CCIE
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
2 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery

Technical Design Leader Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Ajax
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) CSS3
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) JSP
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
1 2 (22.22%) XSLT
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Clojure
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCIE
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix