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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 836 818 790
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 47 78 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.070% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.074% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 32 58 62
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £77,500 £70,000
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
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 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +16 18 £57,500 -8.00% 4
Yorkshire +6 12 £52,500 +25.00%
South West -16 7 £44,000 -2.22%
South East -1 4 £62,500 +31.57% 1
East of England +15 3 - - 3
West Midlands -26 2 £71,250 +50.00% 2
East Midlands +15 1 - - 1
Lead Software Engineer
UK

Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 72 (93.51%) Software Engineering
2 53 (68.83%) C#
3 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (61.04%) .NET
5 36 (46.75%) Java
6 33 (42.86%) HTML
7 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
7 32 (41.56%) ASP.NET
8 28 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 28 (36.36%) MS Excel
9 27 (35.06%) SQL
10 26 (33.77%) MVC
11 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (28.57%) MongoDB
12 21 (27.27%) Scrum
13 20 (25.97%) CSS
13 20 (25.97%) jQuery
13 20 (25.97%) Mentoring
14 19 (24.68%) TDD
15 18 (23.38%) OO
16 16 (20.78%) XML
16 16 (20.78%) Line Management
16 16 (20.78%) BDD
17 15 (19.48%) Node.js
18 14 (18.18%) Open Source
18 14 (18.18%) J2EE
19 13 (16.88%) Retail
19 13 (16.88%) Coaching
19 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (19.48%) Node.js
2 7 (9.09%) JBoss
3 5 (6.49%) Apache
3 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.90%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) Internet
2 4 (5.19%) SAN
3 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 22 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.39%) RavenDB
4 7 (9.09%) Riak
4 7 (9.09%) Big Data
5 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.79%) MySQL
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.60%) MS Access
7 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 7 (9.09%) ReSharper
1 7 (9.09%) FitNesse
1 7 (9.09%) Moq
1 7 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 7 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 6 (7.79%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.79%) MSTest
2 6 (7.79%) Selenium
3 5 (6.49%) JSUnit
3 5 (6.49%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.90%) Hudson
5 3 (3.90%) Maven
6 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.60%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.60%) NetBeans
6 2 (2.60%) Subversion
General
1 13 (16.88%) Retail
2 9 (11.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (9.09%) Finance
4 5 (6.49%) Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.90%) Electronics
6 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.60%) Games
6 2 (2.60%) Avionics
7 1 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Military
7 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.04%) .NET
2 33 (42.86%) HTML
3 32 (41.56%) ASP.NET
4 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (25.97%) jQuery
5 20 (25.97%) CSS
6 16 (20.78%) XML
7 14 (18.18%) J2EE
8 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (15.58%) Spring
9 12 (15.58%) HTML5
10 11 (14.29%) AngularJS
11 10 (12.99%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (12.99%) LAMP
12 9 (11.69%) Web Services
12 9 (11.69%) WPF
13 7 (9.09%) Gherkin
13 7 (9.09%) Hibernate
14 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Open Source
2 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) Blog
3 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.09%) Private Cloud
5 5 (6.49%) Social Media
5 5 (6.49%) Digital Media
6 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.19%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.90%) Web 2.0
7 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.90%) Internet of Things
7 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.90%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.30%) NHS
9 1 (1.30%) DTV
9 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.30%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Linux
1 10 (12.99%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.09%) UNIX
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 3 (3.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (93.51%) Software Engineering
2 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (33.77%) MVC
4 21 (27.27%) Scrum
5 20 (25.97%) Mentoring
6 19 (24.68%) TDD
7 18 (23.38%) OO
8 16 (20.78%) BDD
8 16 (20.78%) Line Management
9 13 (16.88%) Coaching
10 12 (15.58%) SOA
11 10 (12.99%) Build Automation
12 9 (11.69%) Analytics
13 8 (10.39%) Agile Testing
13 8 (10.39%) ATDD
13 8 (10.39%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (10.39%) Software Delivery
13 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (10.39%) Web Development
13 8 (10.39%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (68.83%) C#
2 36 (46.75%) Java
3 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
4 27 (35.06%) SQL
5 11 (14.29%) C++
5 11 (14.29%) Python
6 6 (7.79%) C
7 5 (6.49%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.90%) PHP
8 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.90%) Ruby
8 3 (3.90%) Scala
9 2 (2.60%) Haskell
9 2 (2.60%) Erlang
9 2 (2.60%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.60%) VBA
9 2 (2.60%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.30%) Ada
10 1 (1.30%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle
3 7 (9.09%) Apple
4 5 (6.49%) Google
5 1 (1.30%) DataCash
5 1 (1.30%) PayPal
5 1 (1.30%) Klarna
5 1 (1.30%) Hyland
5 1 (1.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.30%) Cognos
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