Period
to 31 March 2020

The median annual salary for a Technical Team Leader was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

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

Technical Team Lead
UK
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 878 1033 1066
Rank change year-on-year +155 +33 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Team Leader 111 82 149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.055% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.058% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 81 68 135
Median annual salary £50,000 £61,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.37% +11.36% -8.33%
10th Percentile £32,750 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £100,599 £84,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.98% -2.27% +17.02%

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 112,506 141,990 170,981
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 95.96% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 90,145 113,365 140,397
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,672 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

Technical Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Team Leader in the UK

Technical Team Leader
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Technical Team Leader.

Salary trend for Technical Team Leader in the UK

Technical Team Leader
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Team Leader over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Technical Team Leader in the UK

Technical Team Leader
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Team Leader within the UK over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. 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 +158 105 £51,250 -19.51% 4
UK excluding London +112 60 £50,000 -6.98% 3
London +94 50 £65,000 -10.34% 1
Work from Home +25 22 £70,000 -12.50%
South East +57 18 £50,000 -6.98%
Midlands +52 14 £52,500 +16.67% 1
East of England - 12 £48,750 - 2
North of England +64 10 £60,000 +43.71%
North West +41 9 £58,750 +16.34%
West Midlands +40 8 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East Midlands +30 6 £28,000 +12.00%
Northern Ireland +22 4 £37,755 +7.87%
South West +42 1 £50,000 -16.67%
Yorkshire +41 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Scotland +29 1 £37,500 -34.78%

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, Technical Team Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Technical Team Leader in the job title.

1 43 (38.74%) C#
2 42 (37.84%) .NET
3 41 (36.94%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (34.23%) Azure
5 34 (30.63%) Java
6 32 (28.83%) JavaScript
6 32 (28.83%) Scrum
6 32 (28.83%) Finance
7 31 (27.93%) AWS
8 27 (24.32%) Unit Testing
8 27 (24.32%) Project Management
9 26 (23.42%) TeamCity
9 26 (23.42%) AngularJS
9 26 (23.42%) Technical Leadership
10 24 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (21.62%) TypeScript
10 24 (21.62%) Coaching
10 24 (21.62%) Node.js
10 24 (21.62%) Web Development
10 24 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (21.62%) Linux
10 24 (21.62%) Python
11 23 (20.72%) RESTful
12 22 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (19.82%) Ruby
12 22 (19.82%) GCP
12 22 (19.82%) Jenkins
12 22 (19.82%) Serverless
12 22 (19.82%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (19.82%) API Development

Technical 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 14 (12.61%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.70%) CMS
3 3 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.70%) nginx
4 2 (1.80%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.80%) Confluence
4 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 38 (34.23%) Azure
2 31 (27.93%) AWS
3 22 (19.82%) GCP
3 22 (19.82%) Serverless
4 19 (17.12%) Office 365
5 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.90%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.90%) SaaS
6 1 (0.90%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.12%) VoIP
2 10 (9.01%) Firewall
3 9 (8.11%) DNS
4 8 (7.21%) VLAN
5 6 (5.41%) Broadband
5 6 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (4.50%) IP Telephony
6 5 (4.50%) Wireless
7 4 (3.60%) SAN
7 4 (3.60%) VPN
8 3 (2.70%) DHCP
9 2 (1.80%) Intranet
9 2 (1.80%) LAN
9 2 (1.80%) PBX
9 2 (1.80%) Skype
9 2 (1.80%) WAN
10 1 (0.90%) ADSL
10 1 (0.90%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.92%) QlikView
2 18 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.81%) Redis
4 7 (6.31%) MySQL
5 4 (3.60%) Big Data
6 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.90%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.90%) Flink
8 1 (0.90%) Impala
8 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (23.42%) TeamCity
2 22 (19.82%) Jenkins
3 21 (18.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 21 (18.92%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (4.50%) JIRA
5 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.90%) Maven
6 1 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 32 (28.83%) Finance
2 21 (18.92%) Legal
3 3 (2.70%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.80%) Advertising
4 2 (1.80%) Back Office
4 2 (1.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
4 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.90%) Games
5 1 (0.90%) Local Government
5 1 (0.90%) Military
5 1 (0.90%) Police
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (37.84%) .NET
2 26 (23.42%) AngularJS
3 24 (21.62%) Node.js
4 23 (20.72%) RESTful
5 21 (18.92%) Angular 2
5 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (18.92%) D3.js
5 21 (18.92%) Highcharts JS
5 21 (18.92%) Vue.js
6 13 (11.71%) Gearman
6 13 (11.71%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (9.01%) HTML
8 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET
9 8 (7.21%) CSS
10 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.50%) LDAP
12 4 (3.60%) jQuery
12 4 (3.60%) REST
12 4 (3.60%) SOAP
13 3 (2.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) User Experience
2 6 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 6 (5.41%) Handset
2 6 (5.41%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (4.50%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.70%) NHS
5 2 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.80%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.80%) PlayStation
6 1 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.90%) Blog
6 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.90%) Derivative
6 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.90%) Equities
6 1 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.62%) Linux
2 20 (18.02%) Windows
3 17 (15.32%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.21%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.80%) Unix
6 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (36.94%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (28.83%) Scrum
3 27 (24.32%) Project Management
3 27 (24.32%) Unit Testing
4 26 (23.42%) Technical Leadership
5 24 (21.62%) Coaching
5 24 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (21.62%) Web Development
6 22 (19.82%) API Development
6 22 (19.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 22 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (18.92%) Data Visualisation
7 21 (18.92%) Due Diligence
7 21 (18.92%) Test Automation
7 21 (18.92%) User Stories
7 21 (18.92%) Visualisation
8 18 (16.22%) Mentoring
9 16 (14.41%) Innovative Thinking
9 16 (14.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.74%) C#
2 34 (30.63%) Java
3 32 (28.83%) JavaScript
4 24 (21.62%) Python
4 24 (21.62%) TypeScript
5 22 (19.82%) Ruby
6 21 (18.92%) F#
7 20 (18.02%) PHP
8 12 (10.81%) SQL
9 11 (9.91%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.50%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.70%) Scala
12 2 (1.80%) C++
12 2 (1.80%) Haskell
12 2 (1.80%) Perl
13 1 (0.90%) C
13 1 (0.90%) Java 8
13 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) MCSA
1 10 (9.01%) MCSE
1 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.21%) CCNA
2 8 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.21%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) MCP
3 3 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.80%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.80%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (1.80%) Server+ Certification
5 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.41%) Firmware
3 5 (4.50%) Docker
3 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.50%) XenApp
3 5 (4.50%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) SCCM
2 2 (1.80%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (18.92%) Tableau
2 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.01%) VMware
4 9 (8.11%) Cisco
5 6 (5.41%) Draytek
5 6 (5.41%) NETGEAR
6 5 (4.50%) Citrix
7 4 (3.60%) Avaya
8 3 (2.70%) Adobe
8 3 (2.70%) HP
9 2 (1.80%) McAfee
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle
9 2 (1.80%) Sony
10 1 (0.90%) arcserve
10 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.90%) EMC
10 1 (0.90%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.90%) OpenText
10 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.90%) Veritas