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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 391 443 466
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 19 33 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.15% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 1
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
15725 21062 21213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 97.03% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13103 17793 16905
Median salary £43,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Hampshire +12 12 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Surrey +19 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Oxfordshire +31 1 £47,500 -5.00%
West Sussex +22 1 £57,500 -11.53% 2
Lead Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (70.59%) TDD
3 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (41.18%) C#
5 13 (38.24%) Java
5 13 (38.24%) MVC
6 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 12 (35.29%) .NET
7 11 (32.35%) HTML
7 11 (32.35%) Linux
7 11 (32.35%) Scrum
8 10 (29.41%) C++
9 9 (26.47%) SQL
10 8 (23.53%) CSS
10 8 (23.53%) Spring
10 8 (23.53%) RESTful
10 8 (23.53%) BDD
11 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
11 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
11 7 (20.59%) jQuery
11 7 (20.59%) SOAP
11 7 (20.59%) Finance
12 6 (17.65%) Embedded C++
12 6 (17.65%) OOP
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
12 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
13 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
13 5 (14.71%) NoSQL

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 (2.94%) ColdFusion
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
1 2 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) Ant
3 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (14.71%) JUnit
3 5 (14.71%) Maven
4 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
5 3 (8.82%) Gradle
5 3 (8.82%) IntelliJ
5 3 (8.82%) Selenium
5 3 (8.82%) Subversion
6 2 (5.88%) JBehave
6 2 (5.88%) jMock
7 1 (2.94%) QUnit
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Aerospace
2 3 (8.82%) Automotive
2 3 (8.82%) Electronics
2 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) CSS
3 8 (23.53%) RESTful
3 8 (23.53%) Spring
4 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
4 7 (20.59%) jQuery
4 7 (20.59%) SOAP
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (14.71%) Spring MVC
5 5 (14.71%) Web Services
6 4 (11.76%) HTML5
6 4 (11.76%) WPF
6 4 (11.76%) XML
7 3 (8.82%) Behat
7 3 (8.82%) Node.js
7 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (8.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.76%) Smartcard
3 3 (8.82%) BBC
3 3 (8.82%) Physics
3 3 (8.82%) Robotics
3 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Cybercrime
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (70.59%) TDD
3 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (38.24%) MVC
5 11 (32.35%) Scrum
6 8 (23.53%) BDD
7 6 (17.65%) OOP
8 5 (14.71%) OO
8 5 (14.71%) SDLC
9 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Cross-Platform Development
9 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
10 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
10 3 (8.82%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (8.82%) Image Processing
10 3 (8.82%) Kanban
10 3 (8.82%) OO PHP
10 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
11 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) C++
5 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) Embedded C++
7 4 (11.76%) C
7 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
8 3 (8.82%) F#
8 3 (8.82%) PHP
8 3 (8.82%) PHP 7
9 2 (5.88%) Python
10 1 (2.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) PhD
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Sony
2 3 (8.82%) Twitter
2 3 (8.82%) Zend
3 1 (2.94%) Sun
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