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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 424 450 464
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 18 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.098% 0.11% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 13
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +41.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
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
17715 20620 22623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.94% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15075 16800 18278
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Berkshire +20 11 £50,000 -
Hampshire +3 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Surrey +16 1 £60,000 +4.34%
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Lead Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 24 (72.73%) C++
3 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (54.55%) TDD
4 18 (54.55%) Java
5 17 (51.52%) Linux
6 16 (48.48%) Windows
7 15 (45.45%) Scrum
8 13 (39.39%) Multithreading
8 13 (39.39%) Cross-Platform Development
9 12 (36.36%) STL
9 12 (36.36%) Unix
10 11 (33.33%) OOP
10 11 (33.33%) OO
10 11 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 11 (33.33%) High Availability
10 11 (33.33%) BDD
10 11 (33.33%) Low Latency
11 8 (24.24%) C#
12 6 (18.18%) .NET
12 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
13 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
14 4 (12.12%) Spring
14 4 (12.12%) C
14 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
14 4 (12.12%) Python
14 4 (12.12%) REST
15 3 (9.09%) Internet of Things
15 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++
15 3 (9.09%) CSS

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 2 (6.06%) Mule
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
1 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Ant
1 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.06%) Gradle
1 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) AQtime
2 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) WebLOAD
General
1 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 3 (9.09%) Automotive
1 3 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) STL
2 11 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (18.18%) .NET
4 4 (12.12%) REST
4 4 (12.12%) Spring
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (9.09%) HTML
5 3 (9.09%) JSON
5 3 (9.09%) OpenGL
5 3 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (6.06%) GWT
6 2 (6.06%) Java EE
6 2 (6.06%) Spring MVC
6 2 (6.06%) Spring Security
6 2 (6.06%) Web Services
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.03%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) LINQ
7 1 (3.03%) RESTful
7 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Device Driver
3 3 (9.09%) Internet of Things
3 3 (9.09%) Robotics
3 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.06%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.03%) Fintech
5 1 (3.03%) iPad
5 1 (3.03%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) Software Engineering
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) TDD
4 15 (45.45%) Scrum
5 13 (39.39%) Cross-Platform Development
5 13 (39.39%) Multithreading
6 11 (33.33%) BDD
6 11 (33.33%) High Availability
6 11 (33.33%) Low Latency
6 11 (33.33%) OO
6 11 (33.33%) OOP
7 3 (9.09%) Image Processing
7 3 (9.09%) MVC
8 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) Logistics
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) C++
2 18 (54.55%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) C
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
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 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.03%) Facebook
2 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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