Technical Leader Jobs with Work from Home Options

Technical Lead
UK > Work from Home

The median Technical Lead salary for remote or hybrid work is £79,932 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 23 July 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 236 339 437
Rank change year-on-year +103 +98 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 380 278 587
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.30% 0.83% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.87% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 348 226 335
10th Percentile £55,400 £51,250 £50,118
25th Percentile £67,500 £58,370 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £79,932 £71,250 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.19% -5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £111,563 £90,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £148,750 £108,750 £120,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -9.38% +14.29%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Work from Home

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with WFH or hybrid options. 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.

Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 28,056 32,054 76,714
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.81% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20,550 24,149 44,854
10th Percentile £33,800 £36,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £46,750 £45,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +9.09%

Technical Leader
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured Technical Leader in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Technical Leader trend for jobs with a WFH option

Technical Leader
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Technical Leader.

Technical Leader salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Technical Leader over the 6 months to 23 July 2024.

Technical Leader salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Job Vacancies with WFH Options

For the 6 months to 23 July 2024, Technical Leader job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with remote work options featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 218 (57.37%) Agile
2 194 (51.05%) AWS
3 174 (45.79%) Java
4 138 (36.32%) Software Engineering
5 131 (34.47%) Python
6 126 (33.16%) Finance
7 124 (32.63%) JavaScript
8 123 (32.37%) TypeScript
9 104 (27.37%) Banking
10 102 (26.84%) Mentoring
10 102 (26.84%) Roadmaps
10 102 (26.84%) dbt
11 95 (25.00%) Azure
12 93 (24.47%) Snowflake
12 93 (24.47%) Data Lake
13 92 (24.21%) Data Quality
14 91 (23.95%) Apache Airflow
15 88 (23.16%) gRPC
15 88 (23.16%) Pandas
15 88 (23.16%) Protocol Buffers
15 88 (23.16%) Dremio
15 88 (23.16%) Amazon Athena
15 88 (23.16%) Apache Ignite
15 88 (23.16%) Apache Arrow
15 88 (23.16%) Hedge funds
15 88 (23.16%) SciPy
15 88 (23.16%) NumPy
15 88 (23.16%) Greeks
15 88 (23.16%) Asset Management
15 88 (23.16%) Derivative

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 91 (23.95%) Apache Airflow
2 88 (23.16%) Apache
3 37 (9.74%) Tuxedo
4 10 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.32%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.26%) CMS
6 1 (0.26%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
6 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 194 (51.05%) AWS
2 102 (26.84%) dbt
3 95 (25.00%) Azure
4 93 (24.47%) Snowflake
5 26 (6.84%) SaaS
6 19 (5.00%) Serverless
7 17 (4.47%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (3.95%) Azure DevOps
9 14 (3.68%) Microsoft 365
10 11 (2.89%) Amazon Kinesis
10 11 (2.89%) Power Platform
11 10 (2.63%) GCP
12 9 (2.37%) Entra ID
12 9 (2.37%) PaaS
12 9 (2.37%) PowerApps
13 8 (2.11%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (1.58%) Power Automate
15 5 (1.32%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 5 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
15 5 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.47%) Firewall
2 8 (2.11%) Wireless
3 7 (1.84%) LAN
3 7 (1.84%) WAN
4 6 (1.58%) VoIP
4 6 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.79%) CTI
5 3 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.53%) Network Security
7 1 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (24.47%) Data Lake
2 88 (23.16%) Amazon Athena
2 88 (23.16%) Apache Arrow
2 88 (23.16%) Apache Ignite
2 88 (23.16%) Dremio
3 28 (7.37%) SQL Server
4 18 (4.74%) DynamoDB
5 11 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.63%) MySQL
7 8 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.84%) DB2
9 6 (1.58%) Big Data
9 6 (1.58%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.58%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.32%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.32%) Power BI
10 5 (1.32%) Spark SQL
11 4 (1.05%) BigQuery
11 4 (1.05%) Data Hub
11 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (8.68%) GitLab
2 10 (2.63%) Git
3 3 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.53%) JIRA
5 1 (0.26%) Maven
General
1 126 (33.16%) Finance
2 104 (27.37%) Banking
3 88 (23.16%) Front Office
3 88 (23.16%) Investment Banking
4 56 (14.74%) Social Skills
5 16 (4.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 15 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.16%) Financial Institution
8 10 (2.63%) Retail
9 8 (2.11%) Legal
10 5 (1.32%) Military
10 5 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.32%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.05%) Advertising
11 4 (1.05%) Aviation
11 4 (1.05%) Local Government
11 4 (1.05%) Marketing
11 4 (1.05%) Police
12 3 (0.79%) Law
12 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (23.16%) gRPC
1 88 (23.16%) NumPy
1 88 (23.16%) Pandas
1 88 (23.16%) Protocol Buffers
1 88 (23.16%) SciPy
2 38 (10.00%) RESTful
3 30 (7.89%) .NET
4 29 (7.63%) React
5 25 (6.58%) Node.js
6 16 (4.21%) Kafka
7 12 (3.16%) CSS
7 12 (3.16%) HTML
8 11 (2.89%) Middleware
9 10 (2.63%) XML
10 8 (2.11%) JSON
11 7 (1.84%) Django
12 6 (1.58%) Laravel
13 5 (1.32%) PySpark
14 4 (1.05%) Swagger
15 3 (0.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 88 (23.16%) Derivative
1 88 (23.16%) Equities
1 88 (23.16%) Fixed Income
1 88 (23.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 88 (23.16%) Hedge funds
2 26 (6.84%) Private Cloud
3 16 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (3.16%) Cyberattack
4 12 (3.16%) Data Fabric
5 11 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.89%) Replication
6 10 (2.63%) Distributed Systems
7 8 (2.11%) Cyber Threat
8 6 (1.58%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.32%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.05%) BBC
10 4 (1.05%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.79%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.68%) Windows
2 22 (5.79%) Linux
3 14 (3.68%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.42%) zOS
5 10 (2.63%) Unix
6 8 (2.11%) CentOS
6 8 (2.11%) Solaris
6 8 (2.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.26%) Android
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (57.37%) Agile
2 138 (36.32%) Software Engineering
3 102 (26.84%) Mentoring
3 102 (26.84%) Roadmaps
4 88 (23.16%) Asset Management
4 88 (23.16%) Greeks
4 88 (23.16%) Investment Management
5 83 (21.84%) Coaching
6 73 (19.21%) Product Roadmap
7 71 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (17.63%) Strategic Thinking
9 65 (17.11%) Open Source
10 48 (12.63%) DevOps
11 40 (10.53%) Code Quality
12 37 (9.74%) Front End Development
12 37 (9.74%) Technical Leadership
13 33 (8.68%) Architectural Design
14 32 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
15 30 (7.89%) Full Stack Development
16 29 (7.63%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 174 (45.79%) Java
2 131 (34.47%) Python
3 124 (32.63%) JavaScript
4 123 (32.37%) TypeScript
5 66 (17.37%) COBOL
5 66 (17.37%) Micro Focus COBOL
6 33 (8.68%) C++
7 31 (8.16%) C
8 27 (7.11%) C#
9 23 (6.05%) SQL
10 10 (2.63%) PHP
11 7 (1.84%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.79%) Scala
13 2 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions
13 2 (0.53%) Go
13 2 (0.53%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.53%) Rust
14 1 (0.26%) Ada
14 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.26%) X++
Qualifications
1 49 (12.89%) Security Cleared
2 29 (7.63%) Degree
3 16 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.32%) Azure Certification
6 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.53%) CIMA
8 1 (0.26%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.26%) CISM
8 1 (0.26%) CISSP
8 1 (0.26%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.26%) ISACA
8 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (24.21%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.58%) QA
3 3 (0.79%) SLA
4 2 (0.53%) NIST
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.32%) Docker
3 2 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.05%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.53%) Terraform
4 1 (0.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 66 (17.37%) Micro Focus
2 42 (11.05%) Microsoft
3 41 (10.79%) Oracle
4 10 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 9 (2.37%) Databricks
5 9 (2.37%) IBM
6 5 (1.32%) Salesforce
6 5 (1.32%) SAP
7 4 (1.05%) Ekahau
7 4 (1.05%) F5
7 4 (1.05%) Google
7 4 (1.05%) Ruckus Wireless
7 4 (1.05%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 4 (1.05%) Sony
8 3 (0.79%) Cisco
9 2 (0.53%) Informatica
9 2 (0.53%) NVIDIA
10 1 (0.26%) Adobe
10 1 (0.26%) HP
10 1 (0.26%) Okta