The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 441 426 430
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.040% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.020% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 1
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +25.00%
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
21426 20413 21847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.09% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16874 16852 18648
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Lead Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 25 (92.59%) Software Engineering
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) .NET
3 12 (44.44%) Java
4 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) C#
5 9 (33.33%) Oracle
5 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) Degree
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
7 7 (25.93%) C++
7 7 (25.93%) XML
7 7 (25.93%) TDD
8 6 (22.22%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (18.52%) C
9 5 (18.52%) PHP
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
9 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) Open Source
10 4 (14.81%) J2EE
10 4 (14.81%) MySQL
10 4 (14.81%) Web Services
10 4 (14.81%) OO
10 4 (14.81%) Apache
10 4 (14.81%) LAMP
10 4 (14.81%) Spring
10 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
10 4 (14.81%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (14.81%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.41%) French Language
3 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) XML
3 6 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) J2EE
4 4 (14.81%) LAMP
4 4 (14.81%) Spring
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.41%) OpenGL
5 2 (7.41%) DirectX
5 2 (7.41%) EJB
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) Sass
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Open Source
3 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
3 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.41%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Software Engineering
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (25.93%) TDD
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.41%) ATDD
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Web Development
8 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Test Management
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (25.93%) C++
5 5 (18.52%) C
5 5 (18.52%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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