The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Java Developer
Rank 549 576 553
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 87 90 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78 83 61
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £92,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
Lead Java Developer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lead Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer across the London region.

Lead Java Developer Salary Trend in London

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Lead Java Developer Salary Histogram in London

Lead Java Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London 0 10 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Hounslow - 2 £70,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £68,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £55,000 -
Lead Java Developer
England

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead Java Developer 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 Java Developer in their job title.

1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 112 (78.87%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (68.31%) Spring
4 95 (66.90%) TDD
5 65 (45.77%) Web Services
6 58 (40.85%) OO
7 55 (38.73%) REST
8 54 (38.03%) Scrum
9 51 (35.92%) Maven
9 51 (35.92%) JavaScript
10 50 (35.21%) Tomcat
10 50 (35.21%) Hibernate
11 45 (31.69%) Oracle
12 43 (30.28%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (27.46%) SOAP
14 36 (25.35%) JUnit
15 35 (24.65%) SQL
16 34 (23.94%) HTML
16 34 (23.94%) JMS
17 32 (22.54%) MySQL
17 32 (22.54%) Mockito
18 31 (21.83%) BDD
18 31 (21.83%) J2EE
19 29 (20.42%) Spring Security
20 28 (19.72%) CSS
21 27 (19.01%) Linux
21 27 (19.01%) Finance
22 26 (18.31%) MVC
22 26 (18.31%) E-Commerce
22 26 (18.31%) Scala

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead Java Developer 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 Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (35.21%) Tomcat
2 23 (16.20%) Apache Solr
3 22 (15.49%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (11.97%) Apache Spark
5 12 (8.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (4.93%) Apache
7 5 (3.52%) Confluence
8 3 (2.11%) JBoss
9 2 (1.41%) Node.js
9 2 (1.41%) CMS
9 2 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.70%) Jetty
10 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.61%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.45%) OpenShift
3 7 (4.93%) SaaS
4 3 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.41%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.70%) IaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.45%) AMQP
2 5 (3.52%) LDAP
3 4 (2.82%) HTTP
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) VPN
4 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.54%) MySQL
2 26 (18.31%) Apache Cassandra
2 26 (18.31%) NoSQL
2 26 (18.31%) Relational Database
3 22 (15.49%) Hadoop
3 22 (15.49%) MongoDB
4 13 (9.15%) Redis
5 12 (8.45%) Riak
6 9 (6.34%) SQL Server
6 9 (6.34%) RDBMS
6 9 (6.34%) Big Data
6 9 (6.34%) MarkLogic
7 6 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.52%) Mahout
8 5 (3.52%) Hazelcast
8 5 (3.52%) Triplestore
9 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.41%) Aerospike
11 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 51 (35.92%) Maven
2 36 (25.35%) JUnit
3 32 (22.54%) Mockito
4 24 (16.90%) Jenkins
5 23 (16.20%) Selenium
6 18 (12.68%) jMock
6 18 (12.68%) Ant
7 14 (9.86%) Git (software)
7 14 (9.86%) Subversion
8 7 (4.93%) JBehave
9 6 (4.23%) SpecFlow
10 5 (3.52%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.52%) EasyMock
10 5 (3.52%) JIRA
10 5 (3.52%) CruiseControl
10 5 (3.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.41%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.70%) Grunt
12 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (19.01%) Finance
2 17 (11.97%) Back Office
3 14 (9.86%) Games
4 12 (8.45%) Front Office
5 11 (7.75%) Telecoms
6 8 (5.63%) Banking
7 6 (4.23%) Investment Banking
8 5 (3.52%) Marketing
9 3 (2.11%) Publishing
10 2 (1.41%) Law
10 2 (1.41%) Legal
10 2 (1.41%) Advertising
10 2 (1.41%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (68.31%) Spring
2 65 (45.77%) Web Services
3 55 (38.73%) REST
4 50 (35.21%) Hibernate
5 39 (27.46%) SOAP
6 34 (23.94%) JMS
6 34 (23.94%) HTML
7 31 (21.83%) J2EE
8 29 (20.42%) Spring Security
9 28 (19.72%) CSS
10 24 (16.90%) JSP
11 22 (15.49%) Spring MVC
12 20 (14.08%) XML
13 18 (12.68%) ActiveMQ
14 17 (11.97%) JSTL
14 17 (11.97%) Servlets
15 15 (10.56%) RESTful
16 14 (9.86%) Grails
16 14 (9.86%) Kafka
17 13 (9.15%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.45%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (7.04%) N-Tier
3 10 (7.04%) Fixed Income
4 6 (4.23%) SWIFT
4 6 (4.23%) Equities
5 5 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.52%) FMCG
6 4 (2.82%) User Experience
6 4 (2.82%) Social Gaming
6 4 (2.82%) PMI
7 3 (2.11%) Derivative
7 3 (2.11%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (2.11%) Taxonomies
7 3 (2.11%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.41%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.41%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.01%) Linux
2 24 (16.90%) UNIX
3 14 (9.86%) Windows
4 3 (2.11%) Android
5 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.70%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (78.87%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (66.90%) TDD
3 58 (40.85%) OO
4 54 (38.03%) Scrum
5 43 (30.28%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (21.83%) BDD
7 26 (18.31%) MVC
7 26 (18.31%) E-Commerce
8 22 (15.49%) Open Source
8 22 (15.49%) Mentoring
9 18 (12.68%) Build Automation
9 18 (12.68%) Multithreading
9 18 (12.68%) Software Engineering
10 17 (11.97%) Kanban
11 15 (10.56%) OOD
12 14 (9.86%) Low Latency
13 13 (9.15%) Unit Testing
14 12 (8.45%) Software Architecture
14 12 (8.45%) Coaching
15 9 (6.34%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (35.92%) JavaScript
3 35 (24.65%) SQL
4 26 (18.31%) Scala
5 18 (12.68%) Python
6 14 (9.86%) Groovy
7 13 (9.15%) Ruby
7 13 (9.15%) Go
8 12 (8.45%) Clojure
8 12 (8.45%) Erlang
9 10 (7.04%) C#
10 7 (4.93%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.52%) PHP
11 5 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.41%) C++
13 2 (1.41%) C
14 1 (0.70%) XQuery
14 1 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) OCP
1 7 (4.93%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (4.23%) Degree
3 4 (2.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.04%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (9.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.70%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (9.15%) Puppet
1 13 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (8.45%) Mesos
3 2 (1.41%) Nagios
4 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.70%) Ansible
4 1 (0.70%) Salt
4 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 45 (31.69%) Oracle
2 10 (7.04%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.23%) IBM
3 6 (4.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.82%) Facebook
5 3 (2.11%) Google
6 2 (1.41%) DataSynapse
6 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.41%) Splunk
7 1 (0.70%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.70%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.70%) VMware
7 1 (0.70%) Sybase
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