The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 134 125
Rank change year-on-year -6 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 82 109 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.64% 1.75% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.81% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 65 82 79
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,150 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4869 6012 5192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 97.21% 96.33% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4100 4781 4394
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Team Leader in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 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
Birmingham +16 35 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Staffordshire +13 16 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Warwickshire +14 10 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Coventry -5 6 £22,000 -48.83% 1
Shropshire +12 5 £32,500 -23.52%
Sutton Coldfield -2 5 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Worcestershire -4 5 £44,454 +18.54% 1
Walsall +13 3 £32,500 -23.52%
Wolverhampton 0 2 £32,500 -
West Bromwich -6 1 £31,500 +5.00%
Solihull -15 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 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 48 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.63%) C#
2 31 (22.63%) ITIL
3 28 (20.44%) SQL
4 26 (18.98%) Microsoft
5 25 (18.25%) SQL Server
5 25 (18.25%) Scrum
6 22 (16.06%) .NET
6 22 (16.06%) QA
7 20 (14.60%) PRINCE2
8 19 (13.87%) Java
8 19 (13.87%) PHP
8 19 (13.87%) SLA
8 19 (13.87%) Finance
9 17 (12.41%) Project Management
10 16 (11.68%) JavaScript
10 16 (11.68%) CSS
10 16 (11.68%) Degree
11 15 (10.95%) Mentoring
12 14 (10.22%) SDLC
12 14 (10.22%) MySQL
12 14 (10.22%) HTML
13 13 (9.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (8.76%) Software Engineering
14 12 (8.76%) jQuery
14 12 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (8.76%) MVC
14 12 (8.76%) People Management
15 11 (8.03%) Line Management
15 11 (8.03%) XML

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 8 (5.84%) ColdFusion
2 6 (4.38%) FormScape
3 4 (2.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.73%) CMS
4 1 (0.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (3.65%) Northgate Housing
3 3 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.46%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.73%) Exstream
5 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) Office 365
2 1 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) Firewall
2 7 (5.11%) SSL
3 6 (4.38%) FTP
4 5 (3.65%) SAN
5 4 (2.92%) NetScaler
5 4 (2.92%) VoIP
6 3 (2.19%) DNS
6 3 (2.19%) Internet
6 3 (2.19%) SMTP
7 2 (1.46%) HTTP
7 2 (1.46%) IPsec
7 2 (1.46%) Network Security
8 1 (0.73%) ADSL
8 1 (0.73%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.73%) LAN
8 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.25%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.22%) MySQL
3 13 (9.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.84%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.92%) DTS
6 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.73%) Big Data
8 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.73%) QlikView
8 1 (0.73%) Redis
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.38%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.65%) JUnit
4 4 (2.92%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.92%) JIRA
4 4 (2.92%) Maven
4 4 (2.92%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.19%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.19%) Selenium
5 3 (2.19%) Subversion
6 2 (1.46%) Ranorex
6 2 (1.46%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.73%) Ant
7 1 (0.73%) Gradle
7 1 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.73%) webpack
General
1 19 (13.87%) Finance
2 6 (4.38%) Banking
3 5 (3.65%) Games
3 5 (3.65%) Legal
4 4 (2.92%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.19%) Automotive
6 2 (1.46%) Local Government
6 2 (1.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.73%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.06%) .NET
2 16 (11.68%) CSS
3 14 (10.22%) HTML
4 12 (8.76%) jQuery
5 11 (8.03%) XML
6 10 (7.30%) HTML5
6 10 (7.30%) Laravel
7 9 (6.57%) .NET Framework
7 9 (6.57%) ASP.NET
7 9 (6.57%) WCF
7 9 (6.57%) Web Services
8 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (5.11%) RESTful
8 7 (5.11%) Spring
9 6 (4.38%) Entity Framework
9 6 (4.38%) Middleware
10 5 (3.65%) CSS3
10 5 (3.65%) LINQ
10 5 (3.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.84%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.65%) iPad
3 5 (3.65%) Online Games
4 4 (2.92%) Life Science
4 4 (2.92%) NHS
5 3 (2.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.46%) Fintech
7 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.73%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.73%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.57%) Linux
1 9 (6.57%) Unix
2 8 (5.84%) Windows
3 6 (4.38%) Android
3 6 (4.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.19%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.73%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.63%) ITIL
3 25 (18.25%) Scrum
4 20 (14.60%) PRINCE2
5 17 (12.41%) Project Management
6 15 (10.95%) Mentoring
7 14 (10.22%) SDLC
8 12 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (8.76%) MVC
8 12 (8.76%) People Management
8 12 (8.76%) Software Engineering
9 11 (8.03%) Line Management
9 11 (8.03%) Software Testing
9 11 (8.03%) Web Development
10 10 (7.30%) Change Management
10 10 (7.30%) Performance Management
10 10 (7.30%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.57%) OOD
12 8 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.84%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.63%) C#
2 28 (20.44%) SQL
3 19 (13.87%) Java
3 19 (13.87%) PHP
4 16 (11.68%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.30%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.11%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.11%) VBA
7 6 (4.38%) VB
7 6 (4.38%) VBScript
8 5 (3.65%) Korn
9 2 (1.46%) C++
9 2 (1.46%) Python
10 1 (0.73%) C
10 1 (0.73%) Lua
10 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (11.68%) Degree
2 5 (3.65%) ISEB
2 5 (3.65%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.46%) PMP
5 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.46%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.06%) QA
2 19 (13.87%) SLA
3 6 (4.38%) PMO
4 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.73%) BS25999
5 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.92%) XenServer
2 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.38%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.65%) Nagios
2 5 (3.65%) Netcool
2 5 (3.65%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 5 (3.65%) SCOM
3 1 (0.73%) Puppet
3 1 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (18.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.57%) SAP
3 8 (5.84%) Cisco
3 8 (5.84%) JD Edwards
4 6 (4.38%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.65%) Citrix
5 5 (3.65%) Northgate
5 5 (3.65%) SolarWinds
6 4 (2.92%) Oracle
6 4 (2.92%) VMware
7 3 (2.19%) CODA
7 3 (2.19%) IFS
8 2 (1.46%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (1.46%) Juniper
8 2 (1.46%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.46%) PayPal
8 2 (1.46%) Zend
9 1 (0.73%) AppSense
9 1 (0.73%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.73%) Sybase
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44454.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £24,295 - 36,443 per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago