The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
England / West Midlands
Rank 195 197 194
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 20 49 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.80% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.83% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 42 19
Median salary £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £41,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% -6.81%  

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 4575 5932 4964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.89% 96.39% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3785 4827 4246
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in the West Midlands

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in the West Midlands

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in the West Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Leader within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +11 14 £50,000 -9.90% 1
Coventry +16 3 £48,000 -31.42%
Warwickshire +23 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Staffordshire +5 1 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Leader in the job title.

1 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 17 (29.82%) C#
3 17 (29.82%) MS Excel
4 16 (28.07%) ITIL
4 16 (28.07%) Finance
5 14 (24.56%) Project Management
5 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.81%) .NET
6 13 (22.81%) HTML
7 12 (21.05%) Change Management
7 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 11 (19.30%) Line Management
9 10 (17.54%) SQL
9 10 (17.54%) Oracle
9 10 (17.54%) MVC
9 10 (17.54%) Retail
10 9 (15.79%) Service Management
10 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
11 8 (14.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
11 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
11 8 (14.04%) Problem Management
11 8 (14.04%) Matrix Management
12 7 (12.28%) Kanban
12 7 (12.28%) Open Source
12 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
12 7 (12.28%) Linux
12 7 (12.28%) VMware

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (8.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (7.02%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.26%) FormScape
3 3 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) CICS
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Moodle
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (29.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.75%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.75%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) SAN
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) FTP
3 2 (3.51%) LAN
3 2 (3.51%) WAN
3 2 (3.51%) WLAN
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.75%) DSL
4 1 (1.75%) IOS XR
4 1 (1.75%) NAS
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) BODI
4 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.51%) QlikView
5 1 (1.75%) DB2
5 1 (1.75%) DTS
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.75%) JUnit
1 1 (1.75%) Selenium
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) .NET
1 13 (22.81%) HTML
2 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.53%) CSS
5 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.77%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (8.77%) NHibernate
5 5 (8.77%) Spring.NET
6 4 (7.02%) JSON
6 4 (7.02%) Middleware
7 3 (5.26%) ADO.NET
7 3 (5.26%) Ajax
7 3 (5.26%) WCF
8 2 (3.51%) Backbone.js
8 2 (3.51%) Ember.js
8 2 (3.51%) HTML5
8 2 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.51%) React
8 2 (3.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.75%) Reinsurance
2 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (1.75%) User Experience
2 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Unix
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 16 (28.07%) ITIL
4 14 (24.56%) Project Management
5 12 (21.05%) Change Management
6 11 (19.30%) Line Management
7 10 (17.54%) MVC
8 9 (15.79%) Service Management
9 8 (14.04%) Matrix Management
9 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
9 8 (14.04%) Problem Management
10 7 (12.28%) Kanban
10 7 (12.28%) Open Source
10 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.53%) Scrum
11 6 (10.53%) Software Architecture
12 5 (8.77%) ERP
12 5 (8.77%) SOA
12 5 (8.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) C#
2 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.54%) SQL
4 4 (7.02%) Java
4 4 (7.02%) VBA
5 3 (5.26%) VB
5 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.26%) VBScript
6 2 (3.51%) C++
6 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) ABAP
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) Korn
7 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) CISM
2 1 (1.75%) CISSP
2 1 (1.75%) CREST Certified
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) PA-DSS
2 1 (1.75%) PMO
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) ACF2
4 1 (1.75%) Docker
4 1 (1.75%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (1.75%) RACF
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Nagios
3 1 (1.75%) Netcool
3 1 (1.75%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) VMware
4 4 (7.02%) 3PAR
4 4 (7.02%) EMC
4 4 (7.02%) NetApp
4 4 (7.02%) SAP
5 3 (5.26%) CODA
5 3 (5.26%) IFS
5 3 (5.26%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.51%) Fiorano
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (1.75%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.75%) NEC
7 1 (1.75%) Northgate
7 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.75%) webMethods
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