The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 177 154 160
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.040% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Lead Software Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3662 2518 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.72% 95.45% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 1939 2156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the Leeds region.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) B2C
3 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 3 (42.86%) Riak
3 3 (42.86%) Spring Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) XHTML
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Riak
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Spring Integration
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) B2C
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Zend