The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 250 256 228
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 12 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.093% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.097% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Average salary £52,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.17%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6984 7196 5597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.35% 95.87% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5598 5709 4416
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 £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lead Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lead Software Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Software Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
West Yorkshire +18 8 £52,500 +25.00%
North Yorkshire +18 4 £52,500 +25.00%
Lead Software Engineer
England

Lead Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) XML
4 9 (45.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 8 (40.00%) Retail
5 8 (40.00%) Kanban
5 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (40.00%) BDD
5 8 (40.00%) ATDD
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Line Management
5 8 (40.00%) Coaching
6 7 (35.00%) Private Cloud
6 7 (35.00%) Analytics
6 7 (35.00%) User Stories
6 7 (35.00%) Big Data
6 7 (35.00%) SpecFlow
6 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
6 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
6 7 (35.00%) SoapUI
6 7 (35.00%) HTML5
6 7 (35.00%) Moq
6 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
6 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing

Lead Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (35.00%) Big Data
2 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) ReSharper
1 7 (35.00%) FitNesse
1 7 (35.00%) Moq
1 7 (35.00%) SoapUI
1 7 (35.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) XML
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) WPF
3 7 (35.00%) HTML5
3 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
4 6 (30.00%) LAMP
5 5 (25.00%) J2EE
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Private Cloud
2 5 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Kanban
3 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (40.00%) BDD
3 8 (40.00%) ATDD
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) Line Management
3 8 (40.00%) Coaching
4 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 7 (35.00%) User Stories
4 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (35.00%) OO
4 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) C++
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (35.00%) Apple
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle