The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 24 July 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 446 420 425
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 11 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.048% 0.045% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.047% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 8
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +26.47%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21686 21057 22161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.95% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17392 17379 18939
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Software Engineer
England

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Lead Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Surrey - 4 £63,750 -
Hampshire - 3 £40,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £67,500 - 1
Berkshire +9 1 £45,000 -
Lead Software Engineer
England

Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (48.39%) Java
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 13 (41.94%) .NET
5 11 (35.48%) HTML
5 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (32.26%) Oracle
6 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
7 9 (29.03%) Scrum
7 9 (29.03%) Degree
8 8 (25.81%) Spring
8 8 (25.81%) C++
9 7 (22.58%) C#
9 7 (22.58%) XML
9 7 (22.58%) TDD
9 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
9 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
11 5 (16.13%) C
11 5 (16.13%) J2EE
11 5 (16.13%) MySQL
11 5 (16.13%) Linux
11 5 (16.13%) OO
11 5 (16.13%) CSS
11 5 (16.13%) PHP
11 5 (16.13%) Web Services
11 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
11 5 (16.13%) Open Source
12 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
12 4 (12.90%) Mathematics

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (12.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) Big Data
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JDeveloper
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
2 2 (6.45%) French Language
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) Spring
4 7 (22.58%) XML
5 5 (16.13%) J2EE
5 5 (16.13%) CSS
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
5 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.90%) LAMP
7 3 (9.68%) JSP
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.68%) jQuery
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (6.45%) WCF
8 2 (6.45%) WPF
8 2 (6.45%) HTML5
8 2 (6.45%) EJB
8 2 (6.45%) OpenGL
8 2 (6.45%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) Open Source
3 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.45%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.13%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) MVC
7 3 (9.68%) Information Security
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
7 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 3 (9.68%) User Stories
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) C++
4 7 (22.58%) C#
5 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.13%) C
6 5 (16.13%) PHP
7 2 (6.45%) Perl
7 2 (6.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) KVM
1 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Perforce
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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