The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Lead Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 781 875 860
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 117 85 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.083% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.086% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 99 61 71
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,301 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
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
88595 99120 104958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.33% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75423 82622 86348
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 25 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +57 51 £75,000 +15.38% 5
South West +26 20 £41,377 -2.64% 4
South East +28 15 £50,000 -13.04%
West Midlands +12 12 £42,500 -29.16%
East Midlands - 12 £60,000 - 2
North West +22 4 £53,750 +2.38%
Yorkshire +25 2 - - 2
East of England +37 1 - -
Lead Software Engineer
UK

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 England region featuring Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

1 185 (91.58%) Software Engineering
2 120 (59.41%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (53.47%) Java
4 67 (33.17%) TDD
5 63 (31.19%) JavaScript
6 61 (30.20%) Scrum
7 55 (27.23%) C#
8 47 (23.27%) Spring
9 44 (21.78%) HTML
10 43 (21.29%) C++
11 41 (20.30%) Linux
12 38 (18.81%) Windows
12 38 (18.81%) Finance
13 37 (18.32%) .NET
14 36 (17.82%) Mentoring
15 34 (16.83%) OO
16 31 (15.35%) BDD
16 31 (15.35%) Node.js
16 31 (15.35%) AngularJS
17 30 (14.85%) Web Services
18 28 (13.86%) Computer Science
18 28 (13.86%) MVC
19 27 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
20 26 (12.87%) HTML5
21 25 (12.38%) Degree
21 25 (12.38%) SQL
22 24 (11.88%) Telecoms
23 23 (11.39%) Unix
23 23 (11.39%) QA
24 22 (10.89%) Python

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 14 (6.93%) Mule
2 11 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.48%) Confluence
4 4 (1.98%) Apache
4 4 (1.98%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.98%) IIS
5 3 (1.49%) CMS
5 3 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.99%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.50%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.50%) SAS
7 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.98%) GitHub
3 4 (1.98%) SaaS
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.99%) Heroku
4 2 (0.99%) PaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.50%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.96%) HTTP
2 7 (3.47%) HTTPS
2 7 (3.47%) Internet
3 2 (0.99%) AMQP
4 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.50%) SAN
4 1 (0.50%) SMTP
4 1 (0.50%) SNMP
4 1 (0.50%) SSL
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.91%) Hadoop
1 18 (8.91%) NoSQL
2 16 (7.92%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.94%) Big Data
4 9 (4.46%) MySQL
5 8 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.47%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.47%) Triplestore
7 4 (1.98%) Couchbase
7 4 (1.98%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.98%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.49%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.49%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.41%) Maven
3 17 (8.42%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.96%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.97%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.97%) JIRA
6 6 (2.97%) Subversion
7 5 (2.48%) Selenium
8 4 (1.98%) Ant
8 4 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.98%) dotCover
8 4 (1.98%) FindBugs
8 4 (1.98%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.98%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.49%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.99%) Hudson
10 2 (0.99%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (18.81%) Finance
2 24 (11.88%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.91%) Banking
3 18 (8.91%) Retail
4 14 (6.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.47%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.48%) Electronics
7 4 (1.98%) Avionics
8 3 (1.49%) Automotive
8 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.49%) Law
9 2 (0.99%) Front Office
9 2 (0.99%) Marketing
10 1 (0.50%) Games
10 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.50%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.27%) Spring
2 44 (21.78%) HTML
3 37 (18.32%) .NET
4 31 (15.35%) AngularJS
4 31 (15.35%) Node.js
5 30 (14.85%) Web Services
6 26 (12.87%) HTML5
7 22 (10.89%) React
8 21 (10.40%) J2EE
8 21 (10.40%) RESTful
9 20 (9.90%) CSS
10 19 (9.41%) Hibernate
10 19 (9.41%) JSON
11 18 (8.91%) Java EE
11 18 (8.91%) jQuery
11 18 (8.91%) XML
12 15 (7.43%) ASP.NET
13 14 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (6.44%) .NET Framework
15 12 (5.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.86%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.45%) Mathematics
3 11 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.95%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.47%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.47%) User Experience
7 5 (2.48%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.48%) iPad
7 5 (2.48%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.48%) Physics
7 5 (2.48%) Tandem
7 5 (2.48%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.49%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.49%) Fintech
8 3 (1.49%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.49%) Robotics
9 2 (0.99%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.99%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.30%) Linux
2 38 (18.81%) Windows
3 23 (11.39%) Unix
4 4 (1.98%) Android
5 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (91.58%) Software Engineering
2 120 (59.41%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (33.17%) TDD
4 61 (30.20%) Scrum
5 36 (17.82%) Mentoring
6 34 (16.83%) OO
7 31 (15.35%) BDD
8 28 (13.86%) MVC
9 27 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (10.89%) E-Commerce
10 22 (10.89%) High Availability
10 22 (10.89%) Unit Testing
11 21 (10.40%) SOA
12 20 (9.90%) Open Source
13 19 (9.41%) Multithreading
14 17 (8.42%) Automated Testing
14 17 (8.42%) DevOps
15 16 (7.92%) Low Latency
15 16 (7.92%) System Testing
16 15 (7.43%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 108 (53.47%) Java
2 63 (31.19%) JavaScript
3 55 (27.23%) C#
4 43 (21.29%) C++
5 25 (12.38%) SQL
6 22 (10.89%) Python
7 19 (9.41%) C
8 14 (6.93%) Scala
9 12 (5.94%) Groovy
10 9 (4.46%) PowerShell
10 9 (4.46%) XPath
11 8 (3.96%) Embedded C
11 8 (3.96%) Ruby
11 8 (3.96%) XQuery
12 7 (3.47%) SPARQL
13 5 (2.48%) Embedded C++
13 5 (2.48%) F#
13 5 (2.48%) Go
13 5 (2.48%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.98%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 25 (12.38%) Degree
2 12 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.96%) PhD
4 4 (1.98%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.39%) QA
2 5 (2.48%) IEC 61508
3 4 (1.98%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.99%) SDET
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.96%) Docker
2 5 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.49%) Varnish
3 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (3.47%) Puppet
2 4 (1.98%) Ansible
3 3 (1.49%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.50%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (6.93%) Oracle
2 13 (6.44%) TIBCO
3 12 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.48%) Telerik
5 4 (1.98%) Perforce
5 4 (1.98%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.49%) VMware
7 2 (0.99%) Google
7 2 (0.99%) PayPal
8 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.50%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.50%) Coverity
8 1 (0.50%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.50%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.50%) Sun
8 1 (0.50%) Tableau
8 1 (0.50%) webMethods
8 1 (0.50%) WSO2
8 1 (0.50%) Zend
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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London
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Salary: £60,000-£85,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
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Northumberland
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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