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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 816 828 778
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 55 89 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.081% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.085% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 43 60 82
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £73,050 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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
London +50 27 £65,000 +4.00% 3
Yorkshire +15 12 £52,500 -12.50%
South East +5 8 £56,250 +38.88%
South West -13 5 £42,500 -5.55% 3
East of England +14 2 £52,500 -12.50% 3
West Midlands -8 1 £50,000 +9.89%
Lead Software Engineer
UK

Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 89 (93.68%) Software Engineering
2 66 (69.47%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (69.47%) C#
3 61 (64.21%) .NET
4 43 (45.26%) ASP.NET
5 39 (41.05%) Java
6 37 (38.95%) JavaScript
7 36 (37.89%) HTML
8 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
8 34 (35.79%) MS Excel
9 33 (34.74%) SQL
10 32 (33.68%) MVC
11 30 (31.58%) TDD
12 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
13 28 (29.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (28.42%) Scrum
14 27 (28.42%) Mentoring
15 26 (27.37%) BDD
16 25 (26.32%) MongoDB
17 22 (23.16%) OO
18 21 (22.11%) Retail
19 20 (21.05%) XML
19 20 (21.05%) jQuery
19 20 (21.05%) Line Management
20 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
20 19 (20.00%) CSS
21 18 (18.95%) Coaching
22 15 (15.79%) Kanban
22 15 (15.79%) Test Automation
22 15 (15.79%) Node.js

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (15.79%) Node.js
2 8 (8.42%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.37%) JBoss
4 5 (5.26%) Apache
5 2 (2.11%) IIS
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (35.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) Internet
2 4 (4.21%) SAN
3 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
2 25 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
3 12 (12.63%) RavenDB
4 7 (7.37%) Riak
4 7 (7.37%) Big Data
4 7 (7.37%) MySQL
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.11%) MS Access
7 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.37%) FitNesse
2 7 (7.37%) ReSharper
2 7 (7.37%) SoapUI
2 7 (7.37%) Moq
2 7 (7.37%) SpecFlow
3 6 (6.32%) MSTest
3 6 (6.32%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (6.32%) Selenium
3 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.26%) JSUnit
4 5 (5.26%) Jasmine
5 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.05%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.05%) Hudson
7 1 (1.05%) Maven
7 1 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 21 (22.11%) Retail
2 13 (13.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (6.32%) Finance
4 5 (5.26%) Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Games
5 3 (3.16%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.16%) Electronics
6 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.11%) Avionics
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
7 1 (1.05%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (64.21%) .NET
2 43 (45.26%) ASP.NET
3 36 (37.89%) HTML
4 28 (29.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (21.05%) XML
5 20 (21.05%) jQuery
6 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (20.00%) CSS
7 13 (13.68%) Web Services
8 12 (12.63%) HTML5
8 12 (12.63%) AngularJS
8 12 (12.63%) J2EE
9 10 (10.53%) LAMP
9 10 (10.53%) Spring
9 10 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (9.47%) WPF
11 7 (7.37%) Gherkin
11 7 (7.37%) Hibernate
12 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (5.26%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.42%) Blog
4 7 (7.37%) Private Cloud
5 5 (5.26%) Web 2.0
5 5 (5.26%) Social Media
5 5 (5.26%) Digital Media
5 5 (5.26%) NHS
6 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.21%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.16%) Xbox
7 3 (3.16%) Internet of Things
7 3 (3.16%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.05%) Physics
8 1 (1.05%) Psychology
8 1 (1.05%) CUDA
8 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.05%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) Apple iOS
2 11 (11.58%) Windows
3 10 (10.53%) Linux
4 6 (6.32%) UNIX
4 6 (6.32%) Android
5 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.16%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (93.68%) Software Engineering
2 66 (69.47%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (33.68%) MVC
4 30 (31.58%) TDD
5 27 (28.42%) Scrum
5 27 (28.42%) Mentoring
6 26 (27.37%) BDD
7 22 (23.16%) OO
8 20 (21.05%) Line Management
9 18 (18.95%) Coaching
10 15 (15.79%) Kanban
10 15 (15.79%) Test Automation
11 14 (14.74%) SOA
12 13 (13.68%) Software Delivery
13 12 (12.63%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (12.63%) Performance Testing
13 12 (12.63%) Integration Testing
13 12 (12.63%) Open Source
13 12 (12.63%) ATDD
13 12 (12.63%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (69.47%) C#
2 39 (41.05%) Java
3 37 (38.95%) JavaScript
4 33 (34.74%) SQL
5 14 (14.74%) C++
6 12 (12.63%) Python
7 8 (8.42%) C
8 5 (5.26%) PHP
8 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.21%) VB
9 4 (4.21%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.16%) Scala
10 3 (3.16%) XAML
10 3 (3.16%) Ruby
11 2 (2.11%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.11%) VBA
11 2 (2.11%) Haskell
11 2 (2.11%) Erlang
12 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle
3 7 (7.37%) Apple
4 5 (5.26%) Google
5 3 (3.16%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.11%) Splunk
7 1 (1.05%) SAP
7 1 (1.05%) Cognos
7 1 (1.05%) DataCash
7 1 (1.05%) PayPal
7 1 (1.05%) Klarna
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
N. Herts
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 24 days ago