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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 245 236 219
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 9 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.12% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 12
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £45,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,400 £64,000
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 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
5562 5847 5292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.00% 97.45% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4963 4496
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Lead Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Lead Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 11 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
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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
Gloucestershire +6 2 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Somerset -6 1 £44,000 +10.00%
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Lead Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 26 (96.30%) Software Engineering
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (59.26%) TDD
3 16 (59.26%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 12 (44.44%) Spring
6 10 (37.04%) JSON
6 10 (37.04%) C#
6 10 (37.04%) Internet
7 9 (33.33%) Web Services
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 8 (29.63%) C++
8 8 (29.63%) J2EE
8 8 (29.63%) Open Source
9 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (25.93%) Groovy
9 7 (25.93%) .NET
9 7 (25.93%) High Availability
10 6 (22.22%) Apache Camel
10 6 (22.22%) API Development
10 6 (22.22%) JMS
10 6 (22.22%) Windows
10 6 (22.22%) Swing
10 6 (22.22%) SOA
10 6 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (22.22%) Grails
10 6 (22.22%) RESTful
11 5 (18.52%) jQuery
11 5 (18.52%) Scrum
11 5 (18.52%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Confluence
1 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Google App Engine
2 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) dotCover
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) FindBugs
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) ReSharper
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) Gradle
General
1 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Spring
2 10 (37.04%) JSON
3 9 (33.33%) Web Services
4 8 (29.63%) J2EE
5 7 (25.93%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (22.22%) Apache Camel
6 6 (22.22%) Grails
6 6 (22.22%) JMS
6 6 (22.22%) RESTful
6 6 (22.22%) Swing
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
8 4 (14.81%) D3.js
8 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (11.11%) CSS
9 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
9 3 (11.11%) HTML
9 3 (11.11%) MFC
9 3 (11.11%) WCF
10 2 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Xbox
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) Social Network
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) Android
4 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Software Engineering
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (59.26%) TDD
4 8 (29.63%) Open Source
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.93%) High Availability
6 6 (22.22%) API Development
6 6 (22.22%) SOA
7 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 5 (18.52%) Scrum
8 4 (14.81%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) SDLC
9 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
9 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
9 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 2 (7.41%) System Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) C#
4 8 (29.63%) C++
5 7 (25.93%) Groovy
6 3 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (7.41%) C
7 2 (7.41%) ECMAScript
7 2 (7.41%) ES6
7 2 (7.41%) Perl
7 2 (7.41%) Ruby
7 2 (7.41%) SQL
7 2 (7.41%) XAML
8 1 (3.70%) Clojure
8 1 (3.70%) Scala
8 1 (3.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Apple
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Perforce
2 2 (7.41%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.70%) Facebook
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
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