Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 196 196
Rank change year-on-year +87 0 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 226 131 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.62% 1.32% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 1.37% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 191 130 139
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,625 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 8,319 9,561 11,499
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 96.57% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6,478 7,991 9,081
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,753 £24,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Birmingham +20 59 £48,000 +6.67% 5
Worcestershire +44 49 £50,886 +13.08% 2
Coventry +26 37 £36,000 -24.21% 2
Solihull +29 31 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Wolverhampton +11 10 £44,750 +13.29% 2
Sutton Coldfield -20 9 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Herefordshire - 8 £55,000 - 3
Staffordshire +7 7 £37,500 -18.92% 2
Warwickshire +31 6 £41,500 -2.35% 4
Shropshire +14 5 £27,000 -0.92% 1
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 80 (35.40%) ITIL
2 55 (24.34%) Microsoft
3 52 (23.01%) Windows
4 46 (20.35%) SLA
5 41 (18.14%) .NET
5 41 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (18.14%) Data Centre
6 39 (17.26%) Finance
7 34 (15.04%) Internet
7 34 (15.04%) Degree
7 34 (15.04%) Collaborative Working
8 33 (14.60%) Microsoft Azure
9 32 (14.16%) Cisco
9 32 (14.16%) C#
9 32 (14.16%) Analytics
10 31 (13.72%) ITIL V3
10 31 (13.72%) Service Delivery
11 30 (13.27%) SharePoint
11 30 (13.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 28 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (11.95%) Firewall
13 27 (11.95%) Scrum
14 26 (11.50%) NetBackup
14 26 (11.50%) ServiceNow
15 25 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
16 24 (10.62%) Xamarin
16 24 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (10.62%) Line Management
16 24 (10.62%) Mentoring
17 23 (10.18%) JSON

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 30 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.54%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.77%) Apache
3 4 (1.77%) Confluence
4 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.44%) IIS
6 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (8.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (7.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.44%) Maya
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.21%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.52%) Serverless
3 15 (6.64%) Office 365
4 14 (6.19%) SaaS
5 6 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.33%) Heroku
7 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.44%) Asana
8 1 (0.44%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.44%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.04%) Internet
2 27 (11.95%) Firewall
3 11 (4.87%) DHCP
3 11 (4.87%) DNS
4 9 (3.98%) VPN
4 9 (3.98%) WAN
5 4 (1.77%) HTTP
5 4 (1.77%) RS-232
5 4 (1.77%) RS-485
5 4 (1.77%) SAN
5 4 (1.77%) Wireless
6 2 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.88%) LAN
6 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.88%) VoIP
7 1 (0.44%) ATM
7 1 (0.44%) RIP
7 1 (0.44%) SMS
7 1 (0.44%) VLAN
7 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.33%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.44%) DTS
4 1 (0.44%) Power BI
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Anywhere
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.10%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.77%) JIRA
3 3 (1.33%) CircleCI
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.44%) AppScan
4 1 (0.44%) Selenium
4 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (17.26%) Finance
2 5 (2.21%) Retail
3 4 (1.77%) Banking
3 4 (1.77%) Games
4 2 (0.88%) Billing
5 1 (0.44%) Automotive
5 1 (0.44%) Legal
5 1 (0.44%) Marketing
5 1 (0.44%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (18.14%) .NET
2 24 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
3 23 (10.18%) JSON
4 11 (4.87%) HTML
5 7 (3.10%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.77%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.77%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.77%) HTML5
6 4 (1.77%) OAuth
6 4 (1.77%) React
6 4 (1.77%) Web Services
7 3 (1.33%) Ajax
7 3 (1.33%) CSS
7 3 (1.33%) CSS3
7 3 (1.33%) Django
7 3 (1.33%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (1.33%) Vue.js
8 2 (0.88%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (0.88%) REST
8 2 (0.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.14%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.42%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.65%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.21%) AS400
4 5 (2.21%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.21%) User Experience
5 4 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.88%) LPAR
6 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.44%) BYOD
7 1 (0.44%) CESG
7 1 (0.44%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.44%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.44%) Handset
7 1 (0.44%) IBM Storwize
7 1 (0.44%) iSeries
7 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.01%) Windows
2 18 (7.96%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.87%) Linux
4 11 (4.87%) Windows 7
5 10 (4.42%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.65%) Android
6 6 (2.65%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.65%) Unix
7 3 (1.33%) AIX
8 2 (0.88%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.88%) SUSE
8 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.44%) OS/400
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (35.40%) ITIL
2 41 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (15.04%) Collaborative Working
4 32 (14.16%) Analytics
5 31 (13.72%) ITIL V3
5 31 (13.72%) Service Delivery
6 28 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (11.95%) Scrum
8 24 (10.62%) Line Management
8 24 (10.62%) Mentoring
9 22 (9.73%) Continuous Deployment
9 22 (9.73%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (7.96%) Performance Management
11 17 (7.52%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (7.52%) Information Security
11 17 (7.52%) Project Management
12 15 (6.64%) People Management
13 13 (5.75%) Internal Audit
13 13 (5.75%) Security Operations
13 13 (5.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.16%) C#
2 15 (6.64%) SQL
3 13 (5.75%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.98%) Java
5 8 (3.54%) C
6 6 (2.65%) C++
6 6 (2.65%) Python
6 6 (2.65%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.77%) Assembly Language
7 4 (1.77%) PHP
7 4 (1.77%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.33%) ABAP
8 3 (1.33%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.33%) Perl
9 2 (0.88%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.44%) VB
10 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (15.04%) Degree
2 20 (8.85%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (6.19%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.54%) MCITP
4 8 (3.54%) MCSA
4 8 (3.54%) MCSE
4 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.88%) CCIE
6 2 (0.88%) CCNP
6 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.88%) CISM
6 2 (0.88%) CISSP
7 1 (0.44%) CEH
7 1 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.44%) CRISC
7 1 (0.44%) GIAC
7 1 (0.44%) ISEB
7 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (20.35%) SLA
2 30 (13.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.98%) QA
4 3 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.88%) MISRA
6 1 (0.44%) GDPR
6 1 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 22 (9.73%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.19%) Firmware
3 11 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.21%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.33%) Docker
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.44%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (11.50%) NetBackup
2 13 (5.75%) SCCM
3 10 (4.42%) WSUS
4 4 (1.77%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.44%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.44%) SCOM
5 1 (0.44%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 55 (24.34%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.16%) Cisco
3 26 (11.50%) ServiceNow
4 24 (10.62%) Xamarin
5 20 (8.85%) Fortinet
5 20 (8.85%) HP
6 19 (8.41%) CheckPoint
6 19 (8.41%) VMware
7 9 (3.98%) NetApp
8 8 (3.54%) Nimble Storage
9 7 (3.10%) Juniper
10 6 (2.65%) F5
10 6 (2.65%) Oracle
10 6 (2.65%) Radware
11 5 (2.21%) SAP
12 4 (1.77%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.77%) Remedy
13 3 (1.33%) Adobe
13 3 (1.33%) Rackspace
13 3 (1.33%) Salesforce.com