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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 425 460 425
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 23 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.019% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.020% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 17
Average salary £58,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.47% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Hampshire - 10 £53,750 -
Surrey - 6 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire -3 3 - -
West Sussex - 2 £61,750 -
Kent - 1 £70,000 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £42,500 -
Lead Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 49 (92.45%) Software Engineering
2 27 (50.94%) C#
3 24 (45.28%) C++
4 22 (41.51%) .NET
4 22 (41.51%) OO
5 21 (39.62%) HTML
5 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
6 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
7 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (33.96%) CSS
8 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
8 18 (33.96%) MVC
9 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
10 14 (26.42%) Ajax
11 13 (24.53%) Degree
12 12 (22.64%) Java
13 10 (18.87%) Linux
14 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
14 8 (15.09%) TDD
15 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
15 7 (13.21%) Python
16 6 (11.32%) Perl
16 6 (11.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
17 5 (9.43%) Finance
17 5 (9.43%) Validation
17 5 (9.43%) Migration
17 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
17 5 (9.43%) Java EE
17 5 (9.43%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (3.77%) Mule
1 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) WinCC
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) DNS
2 3 (5.66%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.89%) Modbus
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Moq
1 3 (5.66%) NUnit
2 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.77%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) .NET
2 21 (39.62%) HTML
3 18 (33.96%) CSS
4 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
5 14 (26.42%) Ajax
6 5 (9.43%) Java EE
6 5 (9.43%) Spring
7 4 (7.55%) HTML5
8 3 (5.66%) Flash
8 3 (5.66%) J2EE
8 3 (5.66%) jQuery
8 3 (5.66%) REST
9 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.77%) JMS
9 2 (3.77%) Struts
9 2 (3.77%) Web Services
9 2 (3.77%) XML
10 1 (1.89%) COM
10 1 (1.89%) SOAP
10 1 (1.89%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (92.45%) Software Engineering
2 22 (41.51%) OO
3 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (33.96%) MVC
5 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
5 8 (15.09%) TDD
6 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.43%) Migration
6 5 (9.43%) Validation
7 4 (7.55%) Code Optimisation
7 4 (7.55%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.55%) OOD
8 3 (5.66%) BDD
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.66%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (5.66%) Pair Programming
8 3 (5.66%) People Management
8 3 (5.66%) Presales
8 3 (5.66%) Refactoring
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) C#
2 24 (45.28%) C++
3 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.64%) Java
5 7 (13.21%) Python
6 6 (11.32%) Perl
7 4 (7.55%) C
8 3 (5.66%) Embedded C++
8 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.66%) VB
9 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) MISRA
2 1 (1.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.89%) GAMP
2 1 (1.89%) GMP
2 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) Facebook
3 1 (1.89%) Twitter
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