The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 104 120 89
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 1 2 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.071% 0.11% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.12% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 28
Average salary £52,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £48,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.55% -11.81%
Lead Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1342 1645 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.24% 94.05% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1132 1358 1431
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Lead Software Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) OO

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree