Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 197 205
Rank change year-on-year +91 +8 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 231 133 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.74% 1.33% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 1.38% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 184 129 135
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% -8.42%
10th Percentile £35,500 £25,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,500 £60,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 8,119 9,670 11,013
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 96.41% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6,290 7,953 8,728
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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
Worcestershire +47 60 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Birmingham +13 47 £44,750 -4.28% 4
Solihull - 34 £45,000 - 1
Coventry -6 27 £38,000 -20.00% 3
Herefordshire - 14 £55,000 -
Warwickshire +47 11 £41,500 -2.35% 5
Shropshire +10 10 £30,853 -5.07% 1
Staffordshire +22 9 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Sutton Coldfield -23 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Wolverhampton +5 6 £52,500 +45.83% 1
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 70 (30.30%) ITIL
2 66 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 51 (22.08%) .NET
4 49 (21.21%) Finance
5 48 (20.78%) Windows
6 40 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (16.45%) Line Management
8 37 (16.02%) Internet
9 36 (15.58%) Microsoft Office
9 36 (15.58%) Data Centre
10 35 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 34 (14.72%) SLA
12 29 (12.55%) Active Directory
13 27 (11.69%) C#
13 27 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
14 26 (11.26%) SQL
14 26 (11.26%) Mentoring
15 25 (10.82%) Service Delivery
16 24 (10.39%) Degree
16 24 (10.39%) Information Security
16 24 (10.39%) Cisco
17 23 (9.96%) SQL Server
17 23 (9.96%) VMware
17 23 (9.96%) Collaborative Working
18 22 (9.52%) Scrum
18 22 (9.52%) Security Cleared
19 21 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 21 (9.09%) CRM
19 21 (9.09%) Security Operations
19 21 (9.09%) Internal Audit

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 16 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.19%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.30%) Apache
4 3 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (15.58%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.43%) Maya
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) INSURE/90
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.93%) Office 365
3 11 (4.76%) Serverless
4 8 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (3.03%) SaaS
6 2 (0.87%) Heroku
7 1 (0.43%) Asana
7 1 (0.43%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.43%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 37 (16.02%) Internet
2 19 (8.23%) DNS
2 19 (8.23%) Firewall
3 16 (6.93%) WAN
4 15 (6.49%) DHCP
5 11 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.33%) VPN
7 7 (3.03%) LAN
8 5 (2.16%) RS-232
8 5 (2.16%) RS-485
9 4 (1.73%) DDNS
9 4 (1.73%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.30%) HTTP
10 3 (1.30%) SAN
10 3 (1.30%) Wireless
11 2 (0.87%) WebEx
12 1 (0.43%) RIP
12 1 (0.43%) SMS
12 1 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.73%) SAP HANA
3 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.43%) DTS
5 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.43%) Power BI
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Anywhere
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.30%) CircleCI
1 3 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.43%) AppScan
3 1 (0.43%) Selenium
3 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 49 (21.21%) Finance
2 7 (3.03%) Retail
3 4 (1.73%) Banking
3 4 (1.73%) Games
4 2 (0.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.43%) Automotive
5 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.43%) Military
5 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (22.08%) .NET
2 15 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
2 15 (6.49%) JSON
3 13 (5.63%) HTML
4 12 (5.19%) ASP.NET
5 7 (3.03%) HTML5
6 6 (2.60%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.16%) CSS
7 5 (2.16%) CSS3
8 4 (1.73%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.73%) SAP Fiori
9 3 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.30%) Django
9 3 (1.30%) jQuery
9 3 (1.30%) React
9 3 (1.30%) Spring
9 3 (1.30%) Vue.js
10 2 (0.87%) Ajax
10 2 (0.87%) JSF
10 2 (0.87%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.58%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.60%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.16%) AS400
5 5 (2.16%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.73%) Clustering
7 2 (0.87%) LPAR
7 2 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.87%) User Experience
8 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.43%) EPoS
8 1 (0.43%) Fintech
8 1 (0.43%) Handset
8 1 (0.43%) iSeries
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) NHS
8 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.78%) Windows
2 21 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (7.79%) Windows Server
5 16 (6.93%) Windows 7
6 15 (6.49%) Windows 8
7 13 (5.63%) Linux
8 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.73%) Unix
10 3 (1.30%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.87%) AIX
11 2 (0.87%) Android
11 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.87%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.87%) SUSE
11 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.87%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.43%) OS/400
12 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (30.30%) ITIL
2 40 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (16.45%) Line Management
4 26 (11.26%) Mentoring
5 25 (10.82%) Service Delivery
6 24 (10.39%) Information Security
7 23 (9.96%) Collaborative Working
8 22 (9.52%) Scrum
9 21 (9.09%) Analytics
9 21 (9.09%) CRM
9 21 (9.09%) Internal Audit
9 21 (9.09%) Security Operations
9 21 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 20 (8.66%) Web Design
11 19 (8.23%) ITIL V3
11 19 (8.23%) People Management
12 17 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (6.93%) Continuous Deployment
14 14 (6.06%) Performance Management
14 14 (6.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.69%) C#
2 26 (11.26%) SQL
3 15 (6.49%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.33%) C
4 10 (4.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (3.03%) C++
6 6 (2.60%) Java
6 6 (2.60%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.16%) Assembly Language
7 5 (2.16%) Python
7 5 (2.16%) VB
7 5 (2.16%) VB6
8 4 (1.73%) ABAP
9 3 (1.30%) PHP
10 2 (0.87%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.87%) Perl
10 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (10.39%) Degree
2 22 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (4.33%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (4.33%) MCITP
4 10 (4.33%) MCSA
4 10 (4.33%) MCSE
4 10 (4.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (2.60%) ISEB
6 5 (2.16%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.87%) CCIE
8 2 (0.87%) CCNP
8 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.43%) CEH
9 1 (0.43%) CISM
9 1 (0.43%) CISSP
9 1 (0.43%) GIAC
9 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (14.72%) SLA
3 10 (4.33%) QA
4 2 (0.87%) MISRA
System Software
1 29 (12.55%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.49%) Firmware
3 12 (5.19%) Hyper-V
3 12 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.30%) Docker
5 1 (0.43%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (7.36%) SCCM
2 14 (6.06%) NetBackup
3 12 (5.19%) WSUS
4 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.87%) SCOM
6 1 (0.43%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.43%) Observium
6 1 (0.43%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 66 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.39%) Cisco
3 23 (9.96%) VMware
4 15 (6.49%) Xamarin
5 14 (6.06%) ServiceNow
6 11 (4.76%) NetApp
6 11 (4.76%) Oracle
7 10 (4.33%) HP
7 10 (4.33%) Nimble Storage
8 9 (3.90%) CheckPoint
8 9 (3.90%) Citrix
8 9 (3.90%) Fortinet
8 9 (3.90%) Juniper
9 8 (3.46%) F5
9 8 (3.46%) Radware
10 6 (2.60%) Remedy
10 6 (2.60%) SAP
11 3 (1.30%) Adobe
11 3 (1.30%) Hitachi
12 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com