The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Lead Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 420 446 448
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 15 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.085% 0.10% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.10% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 10
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.62%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17039 20118 20961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.00% 96.59% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14264 16865 16385
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
West Sussex - 7 £47,500 -
Hampshire +2 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Berkshire +15 2 - -
Surrey +15 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Oxfordshire +1 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Lead Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 South East region featuring Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (93.94%) Software Engineering
2 23 (69.70%) TDD
3 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (63.64%) C++
3 21 (63.64%) Java
4 19 (57.58%) Linux
5 18 (54.55%) Scrum
6 16 (48.48%) Windows
7 15 (45.45%) BDD
7 15 (45.45%) Cross-Platform Development
8 13 (39.39%) OOP
9 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
9 12 (36.36%) High Availability
9 12 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 12 (36.36%) OO
9 12 (36.36%) Unix
9 12 (36.36%) STL
9 12 (36.36%) Data Loss Prevention
9 12 (36.36%) Low Latency
10 7 (21.21%) Embedded C++
10 7 (21.21%) Spring
11 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 5 (15.15%) SQL
12 5 (15.15%) HTML
12 5 (15.15%) C#
12 5 (15.15%) SOAP
12 5 (15.15%) RESTful
12 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
12 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
12 5 (15.15%) Jenkins

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.03%) ColdFusion
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) SMTP
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
1 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.12%) Ant
2 4 (12.12%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) JUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.06%) Gradle
4 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.03%) AQtime
5 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.03%) QUnit
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) WebLOAD
General
1 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 3 (9.09%) Automotive
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.03%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (36.36%) STL
2 7 (21.21%) Spring
3 5 (15.15%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) RESTful
3 5 (15.15%) SOAP
4 4 (12.12%) .NET
4 4 (12.12%) Spring MVC
5 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 3 (9.09%) JSP
5 3 (9.09%) OpenGL
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
5 3 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (6.06%) CSS
6 2 (6.06%) GWT
6 2 (6.06%) Spring Security
7 1 (3.03%) Dojo
7 1 (3.03%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) Java EE
7 1 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Smartcard
3 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.09%) Robotics
3 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.03%) Cybercrime
4 1 (3.03%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) Software Engineering
2 23 (69.70%) TDD
3 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (54.55%) Scrum
5 15 (45.45%) BDD
5 15 (45.45%) Cross-Platform Development
6 13 (39.39%) OOP
7 12 (36.36%) Data Loss Prevention
7 12 (36.36%) High Availability
7 12 (36.36%) Low Latency
7 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
7 12 (36.36%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.12%) MVC
8 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
9 3 (9.09%) Image Processing
10 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.06%) Kanban
10 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (6.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) C++
1 21 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) Embedded C++
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) C#
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) C
5 4 (12.12%) Embedded C
6 2 (6.06%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Sun
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