Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Team Lead
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 197 146
Rank change year-on-year -2 -51 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 117 133 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.20% 1.26% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.30% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 114 118 188
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -8.42% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9,425 10,219 9,962
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.84% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7,543 8,123 8,364
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the West Midlands

Team Leader
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in the West Midlands

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in the West Midlands

Team Leader
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Coventry +25 40 £50,000 +48.15% 1
Birmingham +15 33 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Shropshire +3 12 £31,000 -27.06% 1
Worcestershire +7 8 £45,500 -48.00%
Sutton Coldfield +2 7 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Staffordshire -24 6 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Warwickshire -17 5 £42,500 -24.44% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £32,500 - 2
Walsall 0 1 £32,500 -23.53%
Solihull -16 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Dudley - 1 £32,500 -
Team Leader
England

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 38 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.62%) SQL Server
2 37 (31.62%) ITIL
3 32 (27.35%) JavaScript
3 32 (27.35%) Mentoring
4 30 (25.64%) .NET
5 29 (24.79%) Windows
5 29 (24.79%) MVC
6 28 (23.93%) C#
7 26 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 23 (19.66%) ASP.NET
9 22 (18.80%) Scrum
10 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (16.24%) Finance
13 17 (14.53%) SQL
14 15 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (11.11%) Java
15 13 (11.11%) Office 365
16 11 (9.40%) Docker
16 11 (9.40%) Incident Management
17 10 (8.55%) Oracle
17 10 (8.55%) SLA
17 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (8.55%) Performance Metrics
18 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
18 9 (7.69%) Puppet
18 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
19 8 (6.84%) Service Delivery

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (5.13%) Confluence
2 4 (3.42%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.56%) ArcGIS
3 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.56%) IIS
3 3 (2.56%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.71%) JBoss
4 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.85%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.11%) Office 365
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) Internet
1 5 (4.27%) LAN
1 5 (4.27%) WAN
2 3 (2.56%) Firewall
2 3 (2.56%) Network Security
3 1 (0.85%) ATM
3 1 (0.85%) Intranet
3 1 (0.85%) SAN
3 1 (0.85%) Skype
3 1 (0.85%) VoIP
3 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.98%) MySQL
3 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.56%) GIS
5 3 (2.56%) QGIS
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.85%) DB2
7 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.84%) JIRA
2 6 (5.13%) Subversion
3 5 (4.27%) Maven
3 5 (4.27%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.56%) git-flow
6 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.71%) Selenium
6 2 (1.71%) TestRail
6 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.85%) JMeter
7 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (16.24%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.56%) Advertising
3 3 (2.56%) Local Government
4 2 (1.71%) Games
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) French Language
5 1 (0.85%) German Language
5 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.64%) .NET
2 26 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 23 (19.66%) ASP.NET
4 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (6.84%) Hibernate
5 8 (6.84%) HTML
5 8 (6.84%) Spring
6 7 (5.98%) RESTful
7 5 (4.27%) Web Services
8 4 (3.42%) SOAP
8 4 (3.42%) WCF
9 3 (2.56%) CSS
9 3 (2.56%) LINQ
10 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.71%) EDI
10 2 (1.71%) Entity Framework
10 2 (1.71%) J2EE
10 2 (1.71%) JMS
10 2 (1.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.71%) FMCG
5 1 (0.85%) CESG
5 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.85%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) mPOS
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.79%) Windows
2 8 (6.84%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.27%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.71%) AIX
6 2 (1.71%) Android
6 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.71%) Linux
6 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Unix
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.62%) ITIL
3 32 (27.35%) Mentoring
4 29 (24.79%) MVC
5 22 (18.80%) Scrum
6 11 (9.40%) Incident Management
7 10 (8.55%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (6.84%) Line Management
8 8 (6.84%) Resource Management
8 8 (6.84%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.13%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (5.13%) High Availability
9 6 (5.13%) SDLC
9 6 (5.13%) TDD
9 6 (5.13%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.27%) Coaching
10 5 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.27%) Front End Development
10 5 (4.27%) Test Automation
10 5 (4.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.35%) JavaScript
2 28 (23.93%) C#
3 17 (14.53%) SQL
4 13 (11.11%) Java
5 6 (5.13%) PHP
6 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.56%) Python
6 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.56%) VBScript
7 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.85%) C
7 1 (0.85%) C++
7 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.98%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.27%) Degree
4 3 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.71%) MCSE
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.85%) CCDP
6 1 (0.85%) CCIE
6 1 (0.85%) CCNP
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.85%) ISEB
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.85%) OCP
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) SLA
2 5 (4.27%) QA
3 3 (2.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) Docker
2 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) Puppet
2 6 (5.13%) Ansible
3 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.85%) SCCM
4 1 (0.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.55%) Oracle
3 6 (5.13%) VMware
4 4 (3.42%) Citrix
4 4 (3.42%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.56%) Cisco
5 3 (2.56%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.71%) Capita
7 1 (0.85%) Google
7 1 (0.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat