The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Lead Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 250 317 347
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 12 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.029% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.031% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 13
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
Lead Software Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6125 9650 12396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.84% 94.75% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 8274 10471
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Lead Software Engineer 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 City of London region featuring Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (80.00%) Java
3 13 (65.00%) Node.js
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (45.00%) Open Source
7 8 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (35.00%) Couchbase
8 7 (35.00%) Puppet
8 7 (35.00%) Microservices
8 7 (35.00%) C#
9 6 (30.00%) High Availability
10 5 (25.00%) TDD
11 4 (20.00%) Retail
11 4 (20.00%) RESTful
11 4 (20.00%) Finance
12 3 (15.00%) J2EE
12 3 (15.00%) Spring
12 3 (15.00%) SOA
12 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
12 3 (15.00%) Ruby
12 3 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
13 2 (10.00%) Cloud Native
13 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
13 2 (10.00%) React
13 2 (10.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (10.00%) Go

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (10.00%) Heroku
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (35.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) RESTful
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (15.00%) Spring
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) JMS
4 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (10.00%) React
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) iBATIS
5 1 (5.00%) JDBC
5 1 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Bitcoin
2 1 (5.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Open Source
4 7 (35.00%) Microservices
5 6 (30.00%) High Availability
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
7 3 (15.00%) SOA
8 2 (10.00%) DevOps
9 1 (5.00%) BDD
9 1 (5.00%) Disruptive Innovation
9 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.00%) Functional Programming
9 1 (5.00%) MVC
9 1 (5.00%) OO
9 1 (5.00%) People Management
9 1 (5.00%) Scrum
9 1 (5.00%) SDLC
9 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) Go
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Clojure
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) PayPal
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago