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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 433 432 432
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 7 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.032% 0.009% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.010% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £46,750 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
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
20681 20449 21581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.68% 94.99% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16309 16863 18474
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 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 October 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
Berkshire - 5 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £51,000 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 - 1
Lead Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) C#
5 7 (35.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) XML
6 6 (30.00%) Scrum
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (15.00%) Informatica
9 3 (15.00%) Spring
9 3 (15.00%) ETL
9 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (15.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) UNIX
9 3 (15.00%) J2EE
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
10 2 (10.00%) C
10 2 (10.00%) C++
10 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) French Language
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) EJB
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.00%) Sass
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.00%) WCF
5 1 (5.00%) WPF
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (5.00%) LAMP
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) BDD
7 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.00%) ATDD
7 2 (10.00%) Coaching
7 2 (10.00%) People Management
7 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Test Management
8 1 (5.00%) Kanban
8 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
8 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Informatica
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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