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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 816 747 794
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 79 89 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.088% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.093% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 48 85 68
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +19.41%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Software Engineer
UK

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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 -38 21 £62,500 -7.40% 4
East Midlands -9 15 £52,500 +23.52%
Yorkshire -19 14 £55,000 +37.50% 2
West Midlands +14 10 £47,250 +11.17%
South East -8 10 £65,000 +30.00% 1
East of England -39 6 £70,000 +16.66% 1
South West -20 3 £45,000 -3.22%
Lead Software Engineer
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Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 155 (96.27%) Software Engineering
2 73 (45.34%) Java
3 61 (37.89%) .NET
4 60 (37.27%) C#
5 51 (31.68%) HTML
5 51 (31.68%) SQL
6 45 (27.95%) TDD
7 44 (27.33%) JavaScript
7 44 (27.33%) Linux
8 41 (25.47%) CSS
9 39 (24.22%) HTML5
10 33 (20.50%) C++
10 33 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (19.88%) jQuery
11 32 (19.88%) J2EE
12 31 (19.25%) Spring
13 29 (18.01%) Degree
14 28 (17.39%) Subversion
14 28 (17.39%) CSS3
15 27 (16.77%) ASP.NET
16 26 (16.15%) Visual Studio
17 25 (15.53%) Scrum
17 25 (15.53%) Finance
17 25 (15.53%) Jenkins
17 25 (15.53%) Enterprise Software
18 24 (14.91%) Hudson
18 24 (14.91%) Maven
19 23 (14.29%) WCF
19 23 (14.29%) Git (software)
19 23 (14.29%) MVC

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 21 (13.04%) Apache
2 9 (5.59%) CMS
3 7 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.11%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.11%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.11%) CloudStack
5 4 (2.48%) Jetty
6 3 (1.86%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.86%) Drupal
6 3 (1.86%) nginx
6 3 (1.86%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.24%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.24%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.62%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (4.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.35%) HTTP
2 5 (3.11%) Internet
2 5 (3.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.86%) OpenVPN
4 2 (1.24%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.56%) MySQL
1 17 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.83%) Hadoop
3 9 (5.59%) Big Data
4 6 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.86%) MS Access
5 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.86%) Riak
5 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.24%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (17.39%) Subversion
2 26 (16.15%) Visual Studio
3 25 (15.53%) Jenkins
4 24 (14.91%) Hudson
4 24 (14.91%) Maven
5 23 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 18 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.11%) NetBeans
7 5 (3.11%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.11%) IntelliJ
7 5 (3.11%) Gradle
8 4 (2.48%) GCC
8 4 (2.48%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.62%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.62%) Selenium
10 1 (0.62%) RSpec
10 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (15.53%) Finance
2 18 (11.18%) Retail
3 11 (6.83%) Publishing
4 10 (6.21%) Games
5 5 (3.11%) Banking
5 5 (3.11%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.24%) Marketing
8 2 (1.24%) French Language
8 2 (1.24%) Legal
9 1 (0.62%) Advertising
9 1 (0.62%) Electronics
9 1 (0.62%) Front Office
9 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (37.89%) .NET
2 51 (31.68%) HTML
3 41 (25.47%) CSS
4 39 (24.22%) HTML5
5 32 (19.88%) jQuery
5 32 (19.88%) J2EE
6 31 (19.25%) Spring
7 28 (17.39%) CSS3
8 27 (16.77%) ASP.NET
9 23 (14.29%) WCF
10 22 (13.66%) Hibernate
11 16 (9.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (7.45%) XML
13 11 (6.83%) Web Services
14 10 (6.21%) LAMP
15 8 (4.97%) .NET Framework
15 8 (4.97%) ActiveMQ
16 7 (4.35%) Ajax
17 5 (3.11%) Backbone.js
17 5 (3.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.53%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (12.42%) Computer Science
3 18 (11.18%) Inversion of Control
4 14 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 14 (8.70%) Open Source
5 10 (6.21%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (3.73%) Digital Media
7 5 (3.11%) Cryptography
7 5 (3.11%) PKI
8 3 (1.86%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.86%) CCTV
9 2 (1.24%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.24%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.62%) NHS
10 1 (0.62%) DTV
10 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.62%) Physics
10 1 (0.62%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 44 (27.33%) Linux
2 22 (13.66%) UNIX
3 17 (10.56%) Windows
4 9 (5.59%) Android
5 8 (4.97%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.86%) CentOS
6 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.62%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (96.27%) Software Engineering
2 45 (27.95%) TDD
3 33 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (15.53%) Scrum
5 23 (14.29%) MVC
6 20 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (11.80%) Web Development
7 19 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (11.18%) Dependency Injection
9 17 (10.56%) OO
10 16 (9.94%) UML
11 11 (6.83%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.97%) SOA
13 7 (4.35%) OOP
13 7 (4.35%) Project Management
13 7 (4.35%) Web Application Development
14 6 (3.73%) Unit Testing
15 5 (3.11%) Content Management
15 5 (3.11%) Multithreading
15 5 (3.11%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (45.34%) Java
2 60 (37.27%) C#
3 51 (31.68%) SQL
4 44 (27.33%) JavaScript
5 33 (20.50%) C++
6 23 (14.29%) C
7 19 (11.80%) PHP
8 18 (11.18%) Bash Shell
9 17 (10.56%) Perl
9 17 (10.56%) T-SQL
10 13 (8.07%) Python
11 7 (4.35%) Ruby
12 3 (1.86%) VBA
13 2 (1.24%) F#
13 2 (1.24%) VC++
13 2 (1.24%) VB
13 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.24%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.62%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (18.01%) Degree
2 12 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.59%) QA
2 5 (3.11%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.11%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.62%) TickIT
3 1 (0.62%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (2.48%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.86%) NFS
2 3 (1.86%) Postfix
2 3 (1.86%) Varnish
3 1 (0.62%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (4.97%) Puppet
2 6 (3.73%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.86%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.62%) Nagios
4 1 (0.62%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (12.42%) Oracle
2 10 (6.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.73%) Borland
4 4 (2.48%) Embarcadero
5 3 (1.86%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.86%) Apple
5 3 (1.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.24%) Zend
6 2 (1.24%) IBM
6 2 (1.24%) Sybase
7 1 (0.62%) Perforce
7 1 (0.62%) JBoss
7 1 (0.62%) Google
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CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Excellent company benefits
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