The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Engineer
Rank - 210 217
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.020% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.021% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +21.25%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5915 4834 5506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.11% 95.01% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4943 4184 4878
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the South West region.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Lead Software Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) IEC 61508
2 4 (80.00%) GCC
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Embarcadero
2 4 (80.00%) Borland
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) CCTV
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) DO-178B
4 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (20.00%) SysML
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) TickIT

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) GCC
2 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (60.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) IEC 61508
2 1 (20.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (20.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Embarcadero
1 4 (80.00%) Borland