The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 217 225 224
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.087% 0.075% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.080% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £77,500 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5324 4991 5853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.14% 93.76% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3859 3921 5004
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Lead Software Engineer
South East

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Lead Software Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 1 £40,000 -
Newbury - 1 £50,000 -
Lead Software Engineer
South East

Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Lead Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Software Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) OOD
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (40.00%) Spring
5 4 (40.00%) User Stories
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) JSP
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Windows

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Lead Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) JSP
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) OOD
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle