The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 251 258 241
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 12 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.055% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.056% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 4
Average salary £75,000 £30,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+143.90% -23.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £34,000 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
Lead Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6830 7087 6495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.58% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 5742 5264
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Lead Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire - 6 £100,000 -
Norfolk - 4 £54,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £34,500 -
Lead Software Engineer
England

Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (84.00%) Java
3 18 (72.00%) C#
4 15 (60.00%) Big Data
5 13 (52.00%) Hadoop
6 12 (48.00%) Multithreading
6 12 (48.00%) Android
6 12 (48.00%) Apple iOS
6 12 (48.00%) C++
6 12 (48.00%) Linux
7 11 (44.00%) Java EE
7 11 (44.00%) Mentoring
7 11 (44.00%) Coaching
8 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (40.00%) Mobile Development
8 10 (40.00%) Cybercrime
8 10 (40.00%) SANS
8 10 (40.00%) Apache Pig
8 10 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 10 (40.00%) Apache Hive
8 10 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 10 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (40.00%) Firewall
8 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
8 10 (40.00%) Objective-C
8 10 (40.00%) Linux+ Certification
8 10 (40.00%) GIAC
8 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (40.00%) MCSE
8 10 (40.00%) SSCP

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (40.00%) Apache Pig
2 6 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (24.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
1 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) AMQP
2 2 (8.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Big Data
2 13 (52.00%) Hadoop
3 10 (40.00%) Apache Hive
4 6 (24.00%) Couchbase
4 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (12.00%) Neo4j
6 1 (4.00%) DB2
6 1 (4.00%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Java EE
2 10 (40.00%) STL
3 5 (20.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) HTML5
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) JMS
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware
6 2 (8.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) SOAP
6 2 (8.00%) Spring
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) WebSockets
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) D3.js
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Cybercrime
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Android
1 12 (48.00%) Apple iOS
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (48.00%) Multithreading
3 11 (44.00%) Coaching
3 11 (44.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 10 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 10 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (24.00%) Open Source
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
6 6 (24.00%) SOLID
7 4 (16.00%) MVC
7 4 (16.00%) TDD
8 3 (12.00%) Web Development
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) C++
4 10 (40.00%) C
4 10 (40.00%) Objective-C
5 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCNA
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (40.00%) CISSP
1 10 (40.00%) GIAC
1 10 (40.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 10 (40.00%) MCSE
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (40.00%) SANS
1 10 (40.00%) SSCP
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Coverity
1 2 (8.00%) IBM