The median annual salary for a Lead Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Software Engineer
Rank 157 - 178
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 1 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.039% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £50,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -8.18% +12.24%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2499 3190 3621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.35% 96.70% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2203 2616 2918
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Software Engineer in Leeds

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Lead Software Engineer in Leeds

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Leeds region featuring Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) React

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 18 days ago