Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire 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.

Technical Lead
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 194 218
Rank change year-on-year -12 +24 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 43 80 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.65% 1.09% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.12% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 40 66 66
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £65,938
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,482 7,165 8,533
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.62% 97.83% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5,517 6,179 7,014
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in West Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in West Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in West Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Leeds +14 41 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Bradford -8 1 £55,000 +8.75% 1
Technical Leader
Yorkshire

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Java
3 15 (34.88%) .NET
4 13 (30.23%) Windows
4 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
5 12 (27.91%) VMware
5 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
5 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
5 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (25.58%) Replication
6 11 (25.58%) Time Management
6 11 (25.58%) Billing
6 11 (25.58%) Fat Client
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (25.58%) People Management
6 11 (25.58%) Presales
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server
6 11 (25.58%) Xerox
6 11 (25.58%) Military
6 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
6 11 (25.58%) Service Delivery
6 11 (25.58%) Citrix
6 11 (25.58%) Thin Client
6 11 (25.58%) ITIL
6 11 (25.58%) Python
6 11 (25.58%) SQL
7 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
7 10 (23.26%) Ranorex

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (4.65%) Apache
1 2 (4.65%) nginx
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Skype
3 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Big Data
1 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Ranorex
1 10 (23.26%) Selenium
2 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (25.58%) Billing
1 11 (25.58%) Military
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
2 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (13.95%) RESTful
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Fat Client
1 11 (25.58%) Replication
1 11 (25.58%) Thin Client
2 6 (13.95%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.65%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Life Science
4 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Windows Server
2 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) CentOS
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
3 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
3 11 (25.58%) ITIL
3 11 (25.58%) People Management
3 11 (25.58%) Presales
3 11 (25.58%) Service Delivery
3 11 (25.58%) Time Management
4 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (18.60%) BDD
6 8 (18.60%) Line Management
6 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 8 (18.60%) TDD
7 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (16.28%) DevOps
7 7 (16.28%) Kanban
7 7 (16.28%) MVC
7 7 (16.28%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) Python
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
1 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) CCNA
2 1 (2.33%) CCNP
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) VMware
2 11 (25.58%) Citrix
2 11 (25.58%) Xerox
3 6 (13.95%) Google
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco
6 2 (4.65%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) Splunk
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec