The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 823 780 796
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 79 76 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.073% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.077% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 59 55 79
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £71,200 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +13.15%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Lead Software Engineer
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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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -29 35 £62,500 -3.47% 1
South East -2 19 £47,500 -32.14% 6
East of England -35 8 £55,000 - 2
Yorkshire -33 7 £42,000 -11.57% 2
East Midlands -28 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West - 3 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands 0 1 £47,500 -22.44%
North West -7 1 £45,000 +12.50%
North East - 1 £37,500 -
Lead Software Engineer
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Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 178 (95.70%) Software Engineering
2 90 (48.39%) C#
3 88 (47.31%) JavaScript
4 85 (45.70%) .NET
5 84 (45.16%) HTML
6 71 (38.17%) CSS
7 69 (37.10%) Java
8 68 (36.56%) SQL
9 62 (33.33%) MVC
10 54 (29.03%) TDD
10 54 (29.03%) HTML5
11 49 (26.34%) OO
12 48 (25.81%) jQuery
13 46 (24.73%) C++
13 46 (24.73%) SQL Server
14 45 (24.19%) ASP.NET
15 42 (22.58%) Linux
16 36 (19.35%) J2EE
16 36 (19.35%) WCF
17 33 (17.74%) Visual Studio
17 33 (17.74%) CSS3
18 32 (17.20%) Retail
19 31 (16.67%) T-SQL
19 31 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
20 27 (14.52%) XML
21 25 (13.44%) C
21 25 (13.44%) Oracle
22 24 (12.90%) Web Services
22 24 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
22 24 (12.90%) Spring

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (5.38%) CMS
1 10 (5.38%) MQSeries
1 10 (5.38%) IIS
2 9 (4.84%) Apache
3 7 (3.76%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.69%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.69%) TIBCO EMS
5 4 (2.15%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.61%) nginx
6 3 (1.61%) Drupal
7 2 (1.08%) Jetty
7 2 (1.08%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.30%) SaaS
2 5 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) HTTP
2 3 (1.61%) OpenVPN
2 3 (1.61%) Internet
3 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.54%) DVB
4 1 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.06%) MySQL
3 10 (5.38%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.76%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.23%) Big Data
6 4 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.54%) HBase
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.54%) SQLite
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (17.74%) Visual Studio
2 31 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (10.75%) Git (software)
4 18 (9.68%) Subversion
5 12 (6.45%) Hudson
6 11 (5.91%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.30%) Maven
8 7 (3.76%) TestNG
8 7 (3.76%) JUnit
9 6 (3.23%) NUnit
10 5 (2.69%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.69%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.15%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.08%) Bugzilla
12 2 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.54%) GCC
13 1 (0.54%) JDeveloper
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (17.20%) Retail
2 21 (11.29%) Finance
3 17 (9.14%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.45%) Marketing
5 10 (5.38%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.38%) Banking
6 9 (4.84%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.30%) Legal
7 8 (4.30%) Aerospace
8 7 (3.76%) Automotive
9 5 (2.69%) Publishing
10 4 (2.15%) Advertising
10 4 (2.15%) Front Office
10 4 (2.15%) Military
11 2 (1.08%) Electronics
12 1 (0.54%) French Language
12 1 (0.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (45.70%) .NET
2 84 (45.16%) HTML
3 71 (38.17%) CSS
4 54 (29.03%) HTML5
5 48 (25.81%) jQuery
6 45 (24.19%) ASP.NET
7 36 (19.35%) J2EE
7 36 (19.35%) WCF
8 33 (17.74%) CSS3
9 27 (14.52%) XML
10 24 (12.90%) Web Services
10 24 (12.90%) Spring
11 23 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 21 (11.29%) XHTML
13 18 (9.68%) Ajax
14 14 (7.53%) AngularJS
14 14 (7.53%) RESTful
15 13 (6.99%) LAMP
16 11 (5.91%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (5.91%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.90%) Inversion of Control
2 19 (10.22%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.60%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.38%) New Media
5 8 (4.30%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.23%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.69%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.15%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (2.15%) W3C
8 4 (2.15%) Linked Data
8 4 (2.15%) Semantic Web
9 3 (1.61%) Open Source
10 2 (1.08%) Social Media
11 1 (0.54%) Machine Learning
11 1 (0.54%) IPTV
11 1 (0.54%) CCTV
11 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.54%) DTV
11 1 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.58%) Linux
2 15 (8.06%) UNIX
3 14 (7.53%) Windows
4 12 (6.45%) Android
5 10 (5.38%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.15%) VxWorks
7 3 (1.61%) CentOS
7 3 (1.61%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (95.70%) Software Engineering
2 62 (33.33%) MVC
3 54 (29.03%) TDD
4 49 (26.34%) OO
5 24 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (12.37%) Dependency Injection
7 22 (11.83%) E-Commerce
7 22 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (10.22%) Web Development
9 18 (9.68%) Scrum
9 18 (9.68%) OOP
10 15 (8.06%) Multithreading
11 14 (7.53%) UML
11 14 (7.53%) Project Management
12 13 (6.99%) Unit Testing
12 13 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (6.45%) Waterfall
14 11 (5.91%) Pair Programming
15 10 (5.38%) B2C
15 10 (5.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (48.39%) C#
2 88 (47.31%) JavaScript
3 69 (37.10%) Java
4 68 (36.56%) SQL
5 46 (24.73%) C++
6 31 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 25 (13.44%) C
8 21 (11.29%) PHP
9 10 (5.38%) Python
10 9 (4.84%) Shell Script
11 8 (4.30%) PHP5
12 6 (3.23%) Embedded C
12 6 (3.23%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.69%) PowerHouse
13 5 (2.69%) VB
13 5 (2.69%) ActionScript
14 4 (2.15%) Perl
14 4 (2.15%) XQuery
14 4 (2.15%) Ruby
14 4 (2.15%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 24 (12.90%) Degree
2 13 (6.99%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.60%) QA
2 6 (3.23%) SLA
3 5 (2.69%) DO-178B
3 5 (2.69%) IEC 61508
4 4 (2.15%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (2.15%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.61%) Varnish
2 3 (1.61%) Postfix
2 3 (1.61%) NFS
3 1 (0.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) Puppet
2 3 (1.61%) Capistrano
2 3 (1.61%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.54%) OpenNMS
3 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (13.44%) Oracle
2 23 (12.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.06%) TIBCO
4 8 (4.30%) Zend
5 7 (3.76%) Adobe
5 7 (3.76%) Sybase
6 5 (2.69%) hybris
7 3 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.08%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.08%) Twitter
8 2 (1.08%) Ektron
8 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.54%) Google
9 1 (0.54%) Apple
9 1 (0.54%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.54%) Borland
9 1 (0.54%) Perforce
Fleet, Hampshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Day Up to £70,000 + bonus + benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Boeing
Salary: Comptetitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leicester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago