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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 227 228 240
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 26 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.42% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.43% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 0
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.04%
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
5461 5782 6008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.55% 97.03% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4907 5035
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -1 11 £47,000 -18.26% 4
Gloucestershire -6 8 £70,000 +40.00%
Bristol -2 5 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Devon - 1 £47,000 -
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 29 September 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 38 (86.36%) Software Engineering
2 34 (77.27%) Java
3 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (56.82%) Hadoop
5 19 (43.18%) Scrum
6 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 16 (36.36%) HTML
7 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
8 14 (31.82%) Apache Hive
8 14 (31.82%) Apache Pig
8 14 (31.82%) CSS
8 14 (31.82%) Apache Spark
9 13 (29.55%) Python
9 13 (29.55%) C#
9 13 (29.55%) C++
9 13 (29.55%) System Testing
9 13 (29.55%) Java EE
9 13 (29.55%) Degree
10 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
10 12 (27.27%) Node.js
10 12 (27.27%) HTML5
10 12 (27.27%) .NET
11 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 11 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
12 10 (22.73%) Spring
12 10 (22.73%) OO
13 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
13 9 (20.45%) Big Data

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 14 (31.82%) Apache Pig
1 14 (31.82%) Apache Spark
2 7 (15.91%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.55%) Confluence
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) Hadoop
2 14 (31.82%) Apache Hive
3 9 (20.45%) Big Data
3 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
4 8 (18.18%) MySQL
5 7 (15.91%) Apache Accumulo
5 7 (15.91%) HBase
5 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
5 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.27%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (15.91%) Vagrant
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) dotCover
4 1 (2.27%) EasyMock
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) FindBugs
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) HTML
2 14 (31.82%) CSS
3 13 (29.55%) Java EE
4 12 (27.27%) .NET
4 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 12 (27.27%) HTML5
4 12 (27.27%) Node.js
5 10 (22.73%) Spring
6 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
7 7 (15.91%) Apache Camel
7 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
7 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (15.91%) CSS3
7 7 (15.91%) jQuery
7 7 (15.91%) LAMP
7 7 (15.91%) Middleware
8 6 (13.64%) WPF
9 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 3 (6.82%) Entity Framework
10 3 (6.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) PKI
1 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
2 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
4 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (86.36%) Software Engineering
2 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (43.18%) Scrum
4 13 (29.55%) System Testing
5 11 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
6 10 (22.73%) OO
7 8 (18.18%) DevOps
7 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 8 (18.18%) MVC
8 7 (15.91%) Analytics
8 7 (15.91%) Data Analytics
8 7 (15.91%) Open Source
8 7 (15.91%) Time Management
9 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
11 4 (9.09%) OOD
12 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (6.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) Java
2 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 13 (29.55%) C#
3 13 (29.55%) C++
3 13 (29.55%) Python
4 8 (18.18%) C
4 8 (18.18%) Ruby
5 7 (15.91%) Perl
6 4 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.55%) XPath
7 2 (4.55%) XQuery
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) Degree
3 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Docker
1 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Ansible
1 7 (15.91%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) Xamarin
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Perforce
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