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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 826 868 853
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 80 68 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.068% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.071% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 55 80
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
88589 95961 107799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.50% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75325 79658 89090
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +18 39 £67,500 +3.84% 5
South East +27 19 £50,000 -4.76% 2
West Midlands +1 9 £57,500 +15.00% 3
East Midlands +11 4 £62,500 +38.88% 2
South West +2 4 £50,000 +17.64% 5
North West - 3 £42,500 -
East of England +21 1 - -
North East - 1 £85,000 -
Lead Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 159 (88.83%) Software Engineering
2 93 (51.96%) Java
3 75 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (32.96%) JavaScript
5 54 (30.17%) TDD
6 50 (27.93%) C#
7 41 (22.91%) C++
7 41 (22.91%) Linux
7 41 (22.91%) Spring
8 36 (20.11%) Scrum
9 32 (17.88%) Web Services
10 30 (16.76%) OO
11 29 (16.20%) Windows
11 29 (16.20%) Finance
11 29 (16.20%) Open Source
12 27 (15.08%) Mentoring
12 27 (15.08%) HTML
12 27 (15.08%) .NET
12 27 (15.08%) Degree
13 26 (14.53%) Elasticsearch
13 26 (14.53%) BDD
13 26 (14.53%) NoSQL
14 25 (13.97%) Git (software)
15 24 (13.41%) Node.js
15 24 (13.41%) Jenkins
16 23 (12.85%) SOA
17 22 (12.29%) J2EE
17 22 (12.29%) Telecoms
17 22 (12.29%) QA
18 21 (11.73%) SQL Server

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 26 (14.53%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (13.41%) Node.js
3 15 (8.38%) Mule
4 6 (3.35%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.68%) Confluence
5 3 (1.68%) IIS
6 2 (1.12%) Apache
6 2 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.12%) CMS
6 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.91%) SaaS
4 4 (2.23%) Heroku
5 3 (1.68%) PaaS
6 2 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.03%) Internet
2 7 (3.91%) HTTP
3 6 (3.35%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.68%) SSL
5 2 (1.12%) AMQP
6 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.56%) Network Security
6 1 (0.56%) RFID
6 1 (0.56%) SAN
6 1 (0.56%) SMTP
6 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.53%) NoSQL
2 21 (11.73%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.94%) Couchbase
4 15 (8.38%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (6.15%) MySQL
6 9 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.47%) Redis
7 8 (4.47%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.91%) Big Data
9 4 (2.23%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.23%) Triplestore
10 3 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.68%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.12%) Hazelcast
11 2 (1.12%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.56%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (13.97%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.41%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.26%) JIRA
4 11 (6.15%) Maven
5 8 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.47%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.23%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.23%) Subversion
7 3 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.68%) dotCover
7 3 (1.68%) FindBugs
7 3 (1.68%) Hudson
7 3 (1.68%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.12%) git-flow
8 2 (1.12%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.56%) Ant
9 1 (0.56%) Gradle
9 1 (0.56%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.56%) NuGet
9 1 (0.56%) WebLOAD
General
1 29 (16.20%) Finance
2 22 (12.29%) Telecoms
3 17 (9.50%) Banking
4 15 (8.38%) Retail
5 14 (7.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (3.35%) Electronics
7 4 (2.23%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.23%) Avionics
8 3 (1.68%) Games
9 2 (1.12%) Front Office
9 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.12%) Marketing
10 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.91%) Spring
2 32 (17.88%) Web Services
3 27 (15.08%) .NET
3 27 (15.08%) HTML
4 22 (12.29%) J2EE
5 21 (11.73%) AngularJS
6 20 (11.17%) XML
7 19 (10.61%) HTML5
7 19 (10.61%) JSON
8 15 (8.38%) Java EE
8 15 (8.38%) RESTful
9 14 (7.82%) ASP.NET
9 14 (7.82%) CSS
9 14 (7.82%) Hibernate
10 13 (7.26%) REST
11 12 (6.70%) React
11 12 (6.70%) STL
12 11 (6.15%) JMS
12 11 (6.15%) WCF
12 11 (6.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.94%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.70%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.91%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.91%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.35%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.35%) User Experience
6 5 (2.79%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.79%) Tandem
7 3 (1.68%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.68%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.68%) Physics
8 2 (1.12%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.12%) Derivative
8 2 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.12%) iPad
8 2 (1.12%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.91%) Linux
2 29 (16.20%) Windows
3 18 (10.06%) Unix
4 3 (1.68%) Android
4 3 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (1.68%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (88.83%) Software Engineering
2 75 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (30.17%) TDD
4 36 (20.11%) Scrum
5 30 (16.76%) OO
6 29 (16.20%) Open Source
7 27 (15.08%) Mentoring
8 26 (14.53%) BDD
9 23 (12.85%) SOA
10 20 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (11.17%) High Availability
10 20 (11.17%) MVC
11 19 (10.61%) E-Commerce
11 19 (10.61%) Multithreading
12 15 (8.38%) Cross-Platform Development
13 14 (7.82%) Microservices
13 14 (7.82%) Migration
14 13 (7.26%) Logistics
14 13 (7.26%) OOP
15 11 (6.15%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (51.96%) Java
2 59 (32.96%) JavaScript
3 50 (27.93%) C#
4 41 (22.91%) C++
5 21 (11.73%) Python
6 15 (8.38%) SQL
7 12 (6.70%) Go
8 11 (6.15%) Groovy
9 10 (5.59%) XPath
10 9 (5.03%) PHP
10 9 (5.03%) XQuery
11 8 (4.47%) Scala
12 7 (3.91%) C
13 5 (2.79%) Ruby
14 4 (2.23%) Clojure
14 4 (2.23%) Embedded C++
14 4 (2.23%) SPARQL
15 3 (1.68%) Embedded C
16 2 (1.12%) Perl
17 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (15.08%) Degree
2 5 (2.79%) PhD
2 5 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.68%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.29%) QA
2 4 (2.23%) DO-178B
3 3 (1.68%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 10 (5.59%) Varnish
2 5 (2.79%) Docker
3 4 (2.23%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.68%) Firmware
4 3 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (8.94%) Puppet
2 3 (1.68%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.56%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 14 (7.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.26%) TIBCO
3 4 (2.23%) Telerik
4 3 (1.68%) Oracle
4 3 (1.68%) Perforce
4 3 (1.68%) VMware
4 3 (1.68%) webMethods
5 2 (1.12%) Facebook
5 2 (1.12%) Google
5 2 (1.12%) WSO2
6 1 (0.56%) Apigee
6 1 (0.56%) Coverity
6 1 (0.56%) Intel
6 1 (0.56%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.56%) Twitter
6 1 (0.56%) Zend
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Environment
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
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Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
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Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £36,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
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