Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Software Engineer was £56,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 17 November 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 132 139
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Engineer 20 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.08% 0.59% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.60% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 5
Nottingham median annual salary £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +9.09% +29.41%
10th Percentile £52,300 £56,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +9.09% +29.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 1802 1989 2261
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 97.88% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1615 1714
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,925
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £38,500
% change year-on-year +0.97% +9.33% +2.67%

Lead Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

Job postings that featured Lead Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottingham.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Software Engineer in Nottingham

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Lead Software Engineer in Nottingham

Lead Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Software Engineer in Nottingham over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Software Engineer in Nottingham

Lead Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Nottingham region featuring Lead Software Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Java
1 19 (95.00%) Software Engineering
1 19 (95.00%) QA
2 18 (90.00%) Project Planning
3 16 (80.00%) Workflow
4 10 (50.00%) Line Management
5 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (30.00%) User Stories
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (20.00%) OOP
7 4 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (15.00%) C
8 3 (15.00%) C#
8 3 (15.00%) C++
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) Linux
10 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
10 1 (5.00%) Selenium
10 1 (5.00%) Test Management
10 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
10 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
10 1 (5.00%) BDD
10 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
10 1 (5.00%) Big Data
10 1 (5.00%) Analytics
10 1 (5.00%) Web Services
10 1 (5.00%) JMeter

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JMeter
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (90.00%) Project Planning
3 16 (80.00%) Workflow
4 10 (50.00%) Line Management
5 8 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (30.00%) User Stories
7 4 (20.00%) OO
7 4 (20.00%) OOP
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.00%) Analytics
9 1 (5.00%) BDD
9 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
9 1 (5.00%) TDD
9 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (95.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle