The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Lead Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 215 228 241
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 32 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.36% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.37% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 0
Median salary £43,000 £43,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
5369 5725 5979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.74% 97.10% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4535 4825 4922
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

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 27 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Somerset +12 22 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Gloucestershire 0 6 £60,000 +7.14% 1
Bristol +2 3 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Lead Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West region featuring Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (91.89%) Software Engineering
2 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (75.68%) Java
3 20 (54.05%) Hadoop
4 16 (43.24%) Scrum
5 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 13 (35.14%) System Testing
6 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
7 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
7 11 (29.73%) HTML
8 10 (27.03%) C#
8 10 (27.03%) Automated Testing
9 9 (24.32%) Spring
9 9 (24.32%) .NET
9 9 (24.32%) CSS
9 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
9 9 (24.32%) Degree
9 9 (24.32%) Apache Hive
9 9 (24.32%) Apache Pig
9 9 (24.32%) Apache Spark
10 8 (21.62%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
10 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
10 8 (21.62%) Node.js
10 8 (21.62%) Open Source
10 8 (21.62%) HTML5
10 8 (21.62%) Java EE
10 8 (21.62%) C++
10 8 (21.62%) Python
11 7 (18.92%) Linux

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (24.32%) Apache Pig
1 9 (24.32%) Apache Spark
2 5 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
1 2 (5.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) Hadoop
2 9 (24.32%) Apache Hive
3 7 (18.92%) Big Data
4 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
5 5 (13.51%) MySQL
5 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
6 4 (10.81%) Apache Accumulo
6 4 (10.81%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.81%) Vagrant
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.70%) dotCover
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) FindBugs
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) JUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) CSS
2 9 (24.32%) Spring
3 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
3 8 (21.62%) HTML5
3 8 (21.62%) Java EE
3 8 (21.62%) Node.js
4 7 (18.92%) Apache Camel
4 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
5 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
5 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (16.22%) WPF
6 5 (13.51%) CSS3
6 5 (13.51%) jQuery
6 5 (13.51%) LAMP
6 5 (13.51%) Middleware
7 4 (10.81%) RESTful
7 4 (10.81%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) PKI
1 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
2 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) Software Engineering
2 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Scrum
4 13 (35.14%) System Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
6 10 (27.03%) Automated Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
7 8 (21.62%) Open Source
8 7 (18.92%) MVC
8 7 (18.92%) OO
9 5 (13.51%) Analytics
9 5 (13.51%) Data Analytics
9 5 (13.51%) DevOps
9 5 (13.51%) TDD
9 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
9 5 (13.51%) Time Management
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (8.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) C#
4 8 (21.62%) C++
4 8 (21.62%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) C
5 5 (13.51%) Perl
5 5 (13.51%) Ruby
6 3 (8.11%) SQL
7 2 (5.41%) Groovy
7 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.41%) XPath
7 2 (5.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) Docker
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Ansible
1 4 (10.81%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
1 5 (13.51%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Perforce
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £49056.00 per annum + 20% pension
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £44000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago