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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 778 819 887
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 104 118 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 84 90 45
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
85450 98627 102847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.26% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72111 82982 83883
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +34 35 £70,000 +7.69% 3
South West +6 28 £47,000 -5.52% 2
South East +41 15 £50,000 +17.64% 1
East Midlands +17 11 £58,750 +6.81% 2
North West +19 8 £51,000 -0.48% 1
West Midlands -6 4 £53,750 -32.81%
Yorkshire +28 2 - - 2
East of England +3 1 - - 3
Lead Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 196 (90.32%) Software Engineering
2 136 (62.67%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (53.46%) Java
4 74 (34.10%) JavaScript
5 70 (32.26%) C#
6 67 (30.88%) Scrum
7 65 (29.95%) TDD
8 55 (25.35%) C++
9 53 (24.42%) HTML
10 48 (22.12%) .NET
11 45 (20.74%) Linux
11 45 (20.74%) Node.js
12 44 (20.28%) Finance
13 41 (18.89%) AngularJS
14 40 (18.43%) OO
14 40 (18.43%) Windows
15 39 (17.97%) Spring
16 36 (16.59%) SQL
17 35 (16.13%) Hadoop
18 34 (15.67%) HTML5
19 33 (15.21%) BDD
19 33 (15.21%) Degree
20 30 (13.82%) Computer Science
20 30 (13.82%) CSS
20 30 (13.82%) Python
20 30 (13.82%) Mentoring
21 29 (13.36%) Oracle
22 28 (12.90%) MVC
22 28 (12.90%) DevOps
23 27 (12.44%) C

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 19 (8.76%) Apache Spark
2 16 (7.37%) Apache Pig
3 14 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.15%) Mule
5 6 (2.76%) Apache
6 5 (2.30%) Confluence
7 4 (1.84%) IIS
8 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.46%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.46%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.46%) CMS
10 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.46%) SAS
10 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.30%) GitHub
4 4 (1.84%) SaaS
5 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.92%) Heroku
5 2 (0.92%) PaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.46%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.61%) HTTP
2 7 (3.23%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.84%) Internet
4 3 (1.38%) Intranet
4 3 (1.38%) SMTP
5 2 (0.92%) AMQP
5 2 (0.92%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.46%) SAN
6 1 (0.46%) SNMP
6 1 (0.46%) SSL
6 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.13%) Hadoop
2 20 (9.22%) Big Data
3 17 (7.83%) Apache Hive
3 17 (7.83%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.37%) MySQL
5 14 (6.45%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.53%) RDBMS
6 12 (5.53%) SQL Server
7 11 (5.07%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.23%) Apache Accumulo
8 7 (3.23%) HBase
8 7 (3.23%) Triplestore
9 6 (2.76%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.30%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.38%) OrientDB
12 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.92%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (8.76%) Jenkins
2 18 (8.29%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.45%) Maven
4 12 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.15%) Vagrant
5 9 (4.15%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.69%) JUnit
7 7 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (3.23%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.76%) Subversion
9 5 (2.30%) Selenium
10 4 (1.84%) Ant
10 4 (1.84%) JIRA
10 4 (1.84%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.84%) NUnit
11 3 (1.38%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.38%) EasyMock
11 3 (1.38%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.38%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (20.28%) Finance
2 23 (10.60%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.29%) Banking
4 15 (6.91%) Retail
5 10 (4.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (3.69%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.23%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.84%) Avionics
8 4 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.84%) Marketing
9 3 (1.38%) Automotive
9 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.38%) Law
9 3 (1.38%) Military
10 2 (0.92%) Electronics
10 2 (0.92%) Front Office
11 1 (0.46%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.42%) HTML
2 48 (22.12%) .NET
3 45 (20.74%) Node.js
4 41 (18.89%) AngularJS
5 39 (17.97%) Spring
6 34 (15.67%) HTML5
7 30 (13.82%) CSS
8 27 (12.44%) Java EE
9 25 (11.52%) jQuery
10 23 (10.60%) React
11 22 (10.14%) RESTful
11 22 (10.14%) Web Services
12 16 (7.37%) ASP.NET
12 16 (7.37%) XML
13 14 (6.45%) .NET Framework
13 14 (6.45%) Hibernate
14 13 (5.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (5.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 12 (5.53%) STL
16 11 (5.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.82%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.53%) Visualisation
4 11 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.07%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.15%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.23%) PKI
7 6 (2.76%) iPad
7 6 (2.76%) Physics
8 5 (2.30%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.30%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.84%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.84%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.84%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.84%) User Experience
10 3 (1.38%) Fintech
10 3 (1.38%) Kindle
10 3 (1.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.74%) Linux
2 40 (18.43%) Windows
3 24 (11.06%) Unix
4 3 (1.38%) Android
5 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (90.32%) Software Engineering
2 136 (62.67%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (30.88%) Scrum
4 65 (29.95%) TDD
5 40 (18.43%) OO
6 33 (15.21%) BDD
7 30 (13.82%) Mentoring
8 28 (12.90%) DevOps
8 28 (12.90%) MVC
9 24 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (11.06%) Multithreading
10 23 (10.60%) Unit Testing
11 22 (10.14%) High Availability
12 20 (9.22%) Automated Testing
13 18 (8.29%) Analytics
13 18 (8.29%) Low Latency
13 18 (8.29%) Open Source
14 17 (7.83%) System Testing
15 16 (7.37%) Cross-Platform Development
16 14 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 116 (53.46%) Java
2 74 (34.10%) JavaScript
3 70 (32.26%) C#
4 55 (25.35%) C++
5 36 (16.59%) SQL
6 30 (13.82%) Python
7 27 (12.44%) C
8 17 (7.83%) Ruby
9 12 (5.53%) Embedded C
9 12 (5.53%) Scala
10 11 (5.07%) PowerShell
11 10 (4.61%) Perl
11 10 (4.61%) XPath
12 9 (4.15%) Embedded C++
12 9 (4.15%) XQuery
13 7 (3.23%) SPARQL
14 6 (2.76%) Groovy
15 5 (2.30%) F#
15 5 (2.30%) PL/SQL
15 5 (2.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (15.21%) Degree
2 21 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.07%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.69%) PhD
5 5 (2.30%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.92%) ISEB
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.07%) QA
2 6 (2.76%) IEC 61508
3 4 (1.84%) DO-178B
3 4 (1.84%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.38%) TickIT
5 2 (0.92%) SDET
6 1 (0.46%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 14 (6.45%) Docker
2 9 (4.15%) Hyper-V
2 9 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.76%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (5.07%) Ansible
2 7 (3.23%) Oozie
3 6 (2.76%) Puppet
4 2 (0.92%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.46%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.46%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (13.36%) Oracle
2 13 (5.99%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.15%) TIBCO
3 9 (4.15%) VMware
4 4 (1.84%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.38%) Telerik
6 2 (0.92%) PayPal
7 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.46%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.46%) Google
7 1 (0.46%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.46%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.46%) Perforce
7 1 (0.46%) Sun
7 1 (0.46%) Tableau
7 1 (0.46%) Zend
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