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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 833 766 803
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 33 98 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.096% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.10% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 24 85 63
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -4.25%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 -22 8 £63,750 +2.00%
East Midlands +33 7 £50,000 +16.27%
Yorkshire -29 5 £55,000 +22.22% 3
West Midlands -6 4 £60,000 +26.31%
South West -11 3 £70,000 +30.23% 2
South East -2 2 £51,000 +20.00% 3
East of England -23 2 - - 1
North West - 2 £45,000 - 1
Lead Software Engineer
UK

Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 87 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 43 (47.78%) Java
3 41 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (31.11%) C#
4 28 (31.11%) Finance
5 25 (27.78%) Subversion
6 24 (26.67%) UNIX
7 22 (24.44%) .NET
7 22 (24.44%) Scrum
7 22 (24.44%) Jenkins
8 21 (23.33%) Maven
8 21 (23.33%) Hudson
8 21 (23.33%) TDD
8 21 (23.33%) Linux
9 20 (22.22%) J2EE
9 20 (22.22%) Spring
10 19 (21.11%) HTML
11 18 (20.00%) C++
11 18 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 16 (17.78%) CSS
12 16 (17.78%) Web Development
13 15 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 15 (16.67%) Games
14 14 (15.56%) CMS
15 13 (14.44%) HTML5
15 13 (14.44%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (14.44%) SQL
16 12 (13.33%) C
16 12 (13.33%) Degree
16 12 (13.33%) Computer Science

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (15.56%) CMS
2 9 (10.00%) Apache
3 5 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.56%) CloudStack
4 3 (3.33%) JBoss
5 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.22%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.11%) CICS
6 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) MySQL
2 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 5 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.44%) Big Data
3 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.33%) BigQuery
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.11%) DB2
6 1 (1.11%) MS Access
6 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.11%) Riak
Development Applications
1 25 (27.78%) Subversion
2 22 (24.44%) Jenkins
3 21 (23.33%) Hudson
3 21 (23.33%) Maven
4 18 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (12.22%) NetBeans
5 11 (12.22%) Eclipse
6 10 (11.11%) IntelliJ
6 10 (11.11%) Gradle
7 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.44%) ReSharper
8 4 (4.44%) Selenium
8 4 (4.44%) FitNesse
8 4 (4.44%) Moq
8 4 (4.44%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.44%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.33%) Ant
10 2 (2.22%) JUnit
10 2 (2.22%) JIRA
10 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (31.11%) Finance
2 15 (16.67%) Games
3 6 (6.67%) Front Office
4 4 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 4 (4.44%) Publishing
5 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.33%) Banking
6 2 (2.22%) Electronics
6 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) .NET
2 20 (22.22%) J2EE
2 20 (22.22%) Spring
3 19 (21.11%) HTML
4 16 (17.78%) CSS
5 13 (14.44%) HTML5
6 10 (11.11%) jQuery
6 10 (11.11%) XML
6 10 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 8 (8.89%) CSS3
8 6 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (5.56%) LAMP
9 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET
10 4 (4.44%) WPF
10 4 (4.44%) Gherkin
10 4 (4.44%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (3.33%) JSON
11 3 (3.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (11.11%) Open Source
3 10 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.89%) User Experience
5 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (5.56%) Cryptography
7 4 (4.44%) Digital Media
8 3 (3.33%) PKI
9 2 (2.22%) Derivative
9 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.22%) Blog
10 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.67%) UNIX
2 21 (23.33%) Linux
3 9 (10.00%) Windows
4 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.44%) Android
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.11%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 41 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (24.44%) Scrum
4 21 (23.33%) TDD
5 16 (17.78%) Web Development
6 11 (12.22%) Web Application Development
6 11 (12.22%) Analytics
7 10 (11.11%) Build Automation
8 8 (8.89%) Product Management
8 8 (8.89%) MVC
8 8 (8.89%) OO
9 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.78%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.67%) Coaching
10 6 (6.67%) BDD
10 6 (6.67%) ATDD
10 6 (6.67%) Content Management
10 6 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 6 (6.67%) Software Architecture
10 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (47.78%) Java
2 28 (31.11%) C#
3 18 (20.00%) C++
4 15 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.44%) SQL
6 12 (13.33%) C
7 11 (12.22%) Perl
8 10 (11.11%) Bash Shell
9 8 (8.89%) PHP
9 8 (8.89%) Python
10 3 (3.33%) Assembly Language
10 3 (3.33%) Ruby
11 2 (2.22%) Erlang
11 2 (2.22%) F#
11 2 (2.22%) Scala
11 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.11%) VBA
12 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.11%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.11%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
1 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) Oracle
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.78%) Apple
3 3 (3.33%) Informatica
4 2 (2.22%) Hyland
4 2 (2.22%) Talend
5 1 (1.11%) DataCash
5 1 (1.11%) Zend
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: From £43,000 to £60,000 per annum Depending on Experience
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Salary: Up to £55K depending on level of experience
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Salary: Up to £55K depending on level of experience
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