The table below looks at the statistics 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 215 - 226
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.084% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +18.75%
Lead Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5445 5154 5221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.91% 93.00% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3746 3982 4361
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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
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 15 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 2 £42,500 -
Reading - 2 - -
Lead Software Engineer
South East

Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) ATDD
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) ATDD
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft