The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Lead Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 225 - 254
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.072% - 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% - 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Lead Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5395 5950 6657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.22% 96.45% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4591 4774 5343
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Lead Software Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Manchester - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 -
Lead Software Engineer
England

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 North West region featuring Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) git-flow
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Thrift
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 2 (28.57%) Couchbase
3 2 (28.57%) Docker
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Protocol Buffers
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Avro
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Mule
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (28.57%) Couchbase
3 2 (28.57%) Hazelcast
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) git-flow
2 2 (28.57%) Hudson
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Avro
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Thrift
2 2 (28.57%) EDI
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Protocol Buffers
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) RPG
2 1 (14.29%) RPG IV
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) webMethods
2 2 (28.57%) WSO2
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) Zend