The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Lead Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 135 147 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.091% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.094% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Lead Software Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1756 2122 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.70% 96.19% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1613 1646
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Reading region featuring Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) C++
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (86.67%) Multithreading
2 13 (86.67%) Low Latency
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 13 (86.67%) High Availability
2 13 (86.67%) Cross-Platform Development
2 13 (86.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) OOP
2 13 (86.67%) OO
2 13 (86.67%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) STL
2 13 (86.67%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) SMTP
3 2 (13.33%) HTTP
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) AQtime
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.67%) QA

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) SMTP
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) AQtime
2 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.67%) WebLOAD
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (86.67%) STL
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) BDD
1 13 (86.67%) Cross-Platform Development
1 13 (86.67%) Data Loss Prevention
1 13 (86.67%) High Availability
1 13 (86.67%) Low Latency
1 13 (86.67%) Multithreading
1 13 (86.67%) OO
1 13 (86.67%) OOP
1 13 (86.67%) Scrum
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
1 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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