The median annual salary for a Lead Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Software Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 - 134
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.36% - 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £60,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1886 1815 2092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.07% 96.90% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1529 1733
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Lead Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Cambridge - 7 £60,000 - 2
Lead Software Engineer
East of England

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 5 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) Unix
7 2 (20.00%) PhD
7 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) LabVIEW
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
7 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 2 (20.00%) Big Data
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) QA
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (10.00%) Analytics

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £70,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago