The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Java Developer
Rank 432 412 416
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 21 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.094% 0.069% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.073% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 28
Average salary £57,500 £48,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.79% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £42,450
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21058 20593 21991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.07% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16561 16985 18775
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lead Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Lead Java Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Lead Java Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Lead Java Developer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Berkshire +5 9 £50,500 -4.71%
Surrey +1 6 £72,500 +51.04%
Hampshire -9 5 £42,500 -22.72%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Lead Java Developer
England

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) Spring
3 21 (48.84%) J2EE
4 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (39.53%) Eclipse
6 13 (30.23%) SOA
6 13 (30.23%) SQL
7 12 (27.91%) Internet
8 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
8 11 (25.58%) Oracle
9 10 (23.26%) TDD
10 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
10 9 (20.93%) Maven
10 9 (20.93%) Swing
10 9 (20.93%) HTTP
10 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (20.93%) Spring Integration
11 8 (18.60%) GWT
11 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (18.60%) Web Services
11 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
11 8 (18.60%) SOAP
12 7 (16.28%) HTML
12 7 (16.28%) MongoDB
13 6 (13.95%) Hadoop
13 6 (13.95%) jQuery
13 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
13 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (13.95%) YourKit
13 6 (13.95%) MySQL

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) JCAPS
3 2 (4.65%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.33%) Documentum
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Internet
2 9 (20.93%) HTTP
3 6 (13.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
2 6 (13.95%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Eclipse
2 9 (20.93%) Maven
3 6 (13.95%) YourKit
4 3 (6.98%) Subversion
4 3 (6.98%) Ant
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Billing
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) Spring
2 21 (48.84%) J2EE
3 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
3 9 (20.93%) Swing
3 9 (20.93%) Spring Integration
4 8 (18.60%) GWT
4 8 (18.60%) Web Services
4 8 (18.60%) SOAP
5 7 (16.28%) HTML
6 6 (13.95%) Spring MVC
6 6 (13.95%) jQuery
6 6 (13.95%) Struts
6 6 (13.95%) CSS
6 6 (13.95%) Lucene
7 5 (11.63%) XML
8 4 (9.30%) Middleware
8 4 (9.30%) JSP
9 3 (6.98%) EJB
9 3 (6.98%) Java EE
9 3 (6.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
2 3 (6.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) SOA
3 10 (23.26%) TDD
4 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
5 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (13.95%) MVC
6 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.30%) Scrum
7 4 (9.30%) Information Security
7 4 (9.30%) Cyber Security
8 3 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.98%) Web Development
9 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.63%) C
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) OCPJP
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Guidewire