The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 796 761 793
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 44 93 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.096% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.10% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 31 82 48
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,600 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £81,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
Lead Software Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91484 91720 93604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.46% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75958 74696 79606
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in England

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Lead Software Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Yorkshire +7 13 £55,000 +29.41% 4
South West -20 11 £49,000 -6.66% 3
London -35 7 £55,000 -12.00% 2
West Midlands -21 4 £56,250 +18.42% 1
South East -26 4 £54,500 -19.25% 1
East of England +4 3 - - 3
East Midlands +17 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £45,000 -
Lead Software Engineer
UK

Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 71 (94.67%) Software Engineering
2 42 (56.00%) C#
3 41 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (46.67%) .NET
5 34 (45.33%) Java
6 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
7 26 (34.67%) HTML
8 24 (32.00%) SQL
9 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET
10 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
10 22 (29.33%) MVC
11 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
12 20 (26.67%) MS Excel
13 19 (25.33%) CSS
14 18 (24.00%) XML
14 18 (24.00%) C++
15 16 (21.33%) J2EE
15 16 (21.33%) MongoDB
16 15 (20.00%) TDD
17 14 (18.67%) SOA
17 14 (18.67%) Open Source
17 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
18 13 (17.33%) BDD
18 13 (17.33%) Computer Science
18 13 (17.33%) Finance
19 12 (16.00%) Scrum
19 12 (16.00%) Oracle
19 12 (16.00%) OO
19 12 (16.00%) Python

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (13.33%) Node.js
2 9 (12.00%) JBoss
3 7 (9.33%) Apache
4 6 (8.00%) CMS
5 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.67%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.67%) CloudStack
6 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Internet
2 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.33%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.33%) Big Data
4 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.00%) RavenDB
4 6 (8.00%) Riak
4 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.67%) MS Access
7 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.33%) Moq
2 7 (9.33%) ReSharper
2 7 (9.33%) FitNesse
2 7 (9.33%) SoapUI
2 7 (9.33%) SpecFlow
2 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.00%) Hudson
3 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (8.00%) NetBeans
3 6 (8.00%) Subversion
3 6 (8.00%) Maven
4 5 (6.67%) IntelliJ
4 5 (6.67%) Gradle
5 3 (4.00%) Ant
6 2 (2.67%) JUnit
6 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.67%) JIRA
6 2 (2.67%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (2.67%) Selenium
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (9.33%) Retail
4 5 (6.67%) Games
5 4 (5.33%) Aerospace
5 4 (5.33%) Front Office
5 4 (5.33%) Electronics
6 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.67%) Avionics
7 1 (1.33%) Marketing
7 1 (1.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.67%) .NET
2 26 (34.67%) HTML
3 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET
4 19 (25.33%) CSS
5 18 (24.00%) XML
6 16 (21.33%) J2EE
7 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (16.00%) jQuery
9 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (13.33%) Spring
11 9 (12.00%) LAMP
11 9 (12.00%) HTML5
12 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
12 8 (10.67%) WPF
13 7 (9.33%) Gherkin
13 7 (9.33%) Hibernate
14 6 (8.00%) Web Services
15 5 (6.67%) Struts
15 5 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Open Source
2 13 (17.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.67%) Blog
5 5 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.00%) Internet of Things
6 3 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.67%) Web 2.0
7 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.33%) DTV
8 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Linux
1 10 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 8 (10.67%) UNIX
2 8 (10.67%) Windows
3 4 (5.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.33%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (94.67%) Software Engineering
2 41 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.33%) MVC
4 15 (20.00%) TDD
5 14 (18.67%) SOA
5 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
6 13 (17.33%) BDD
7 12 (16.00%) OO
7 12 (16.00%) Scrum
8 11 (14.67%) Analytics
8 11 (14.67%) Build Automation
9 10 (13.33%) Line Management
10 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (9.33%) Automated Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Software Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Kanban
11 7 (9.33%) Agile Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Web Application Development
11 7 (9.33%) User Stories
11 7 (9.33%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.00%) C#
2 34 (45.33%) Java
3 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
4 24 (32.00%) SQL
5 18 (24.00%) C++
6 12 (16.00%) Python
7 9 (12.00%) C
8 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.33%) Erlang
9 4 (5.33%) Scala
10 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.00%) PHP
11 2 (2.67%) VBA
11 2 (2.67%) VB
11 2 (2.67%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.67%) Ruby
11 2 (2.67%) Haskell
11 2 (2.67%) F#
12 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) VCP4
3 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle
3 7 (9.33%) Apple
4 2 (2.67%) Hyland
4 2 (2.67%) Talend
5 1 (1.33%) DataCash
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.33%) Cognos
5 1 (1.33%) Informatica
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