The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 738 779 754
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 156 101 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.093% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.099% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 138 85 132
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £79,000 £89,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
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

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

Lead Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend

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

Lead Java Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 within the UK.

Lead Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK 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
England 0 149 £58,750 +6.81% 8
London 0 78 £62,500 -3.84% 4
City of London +34 34 £60,000 -27.27% 2
Yorkshire -13 27 £50,000 +5.26%
South East -20 21 £57,500 +19.79% 1
West Yorkshire -18 10 £50,000 +5.26%
Leeds -22 10 £50,000 +5.26%
York - 10 - -
North Yorkshire - 10 - -
Berkshire +5 9 £50,500 -4.71% 1
East of England -4 8 £47,500 -20.83%
North West -7 8 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Manchester -2 7 £55,000 +12.82%
South Yorkshire -8 7 £34,500 -23.33%
Sheffield -11 7 £34,500 -23.33%
Surrey +1 6 £72,500 +51.04%
Scotland -2 6 £36,000 -10.00%
Bromley - 6 £60,000 -
Hampshire -9 5 £42,500 -22.72%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £47,500 -
Guildford +14 4 £72,500 +26.08%
West Midlands +1 4 £42,500 +1.19% 1
Reading -3 4 £57,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £36,000 -
Newbury - 4 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £47,500 -
Worcestershire +2 3 £42,500 +8.97%
Redditch - 3 £42,500 -
Southampton - 3 £42,500 -
South West -7 2 £52,500 +10.52% 1

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 280 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (46.79%) Spring
3 95 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (33.57%) J2EE
5 91 (32.50%) Hibernate
6 83 (29.64%) JavaScript
7 69 (24.64%) HTML
8 62 (22.14%) Oracle
9 61 (21.79%) SQL
9 61 (21.79%) Maven
10 60 (21.43%) TDD
11 59 (21.07%) Web Services
12 56 (20.00%) Scrum
13 55 (19.64%) MVC
14 54 (19.29%) Spring MVC
15 50 (17.86%) Software Engineering
15 50 (17.86%) Eclipse
16 48 (17.14%) Tomcat
17 47 (16.79%) E-Commerce
18 44 (15.71%) Linux
19 43 (15.36%) XML
20 41 (14.64%) CSS
20 41 (14.64%) jQuery
21 40 (14.29%) UNIX
21 40 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
22 38 (13.57%) SOAP
22 38 (13.57%) Subversion
23 37 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
24 36 (12.86%) Finance
25 35 (12.50%) OO

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 48 (17.14%) Tomcat
2 25 (8.93%) WebSphere
3 19 (6.79%) Apache
4 17 (6.07%) WebLogic
5 12 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (2.50%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.14%) CMS
8 5 (1.79%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (1.79%) Apache ServiceMix
9 4 (1.43%) Confluence
9 4 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (1.43%) Jetty
10 3 (1.07%) Mule
10 3 (1.07%) JCAPS
10 3 (1.07%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.07%) GemFire
11 1 (0.36%) Liferay
11 1 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.36%) RMDS
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.36%) HTTP
2 12 (4.29%) Internet
3 6 (2.14%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) LDAP
4 1 (0.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.36%) SSH
4 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.21%) MySQL
2 19 (6.79%) Big Data
3 17 (6.07%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.71%) Hadoop
5 11 (3.93%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.50%) SQL Server
8 6 (2.14%) JasperReports
9 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.79%) KDB
10 4 (1.43%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.36%) DataStage
12 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.36%) QlikView
12 1 (0.36%) DB2
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 61 (21.79%) Maven
2 50 (17.86%) Eclipse
3 38 (13.57%) Subversion
4 34 (12.14%) Jenkins
5 25 (8.93%) Hudson
6 22 (7.86%) Ant
7 21 (7.50%) JUnit
8 18 (6.43%) Selenium
9 17 (6.07%) Git (software)
10 9 (3.21%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.50%) JBehave
11 7 (2.50%) JIRA
11 7 (2.50%) Toad
11 7 (2.50%) JMeter
11 7 (2.50%) Log4j
12 6 (2.14%) YourKit
13 4 (1.43%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.43%) SoapUI
13 4 (1.43%) ERwin
14 3 (1.07%) PVCS
General
1 36 (12.86%) Finance
2 33 (11.79%) Banking
3 21 (7.50%) Front Office
4 14 (5.00%) Retail
5 9 (3.21%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.86%) Back Office
7 5 (1.79%) Marketing
8 4 (1.43%) Billing
8 4 (1.43%) Games
9 3 (1.07%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.71%) Publishing
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (46.79%) Spring
2 94 (33.57%) J2EE
3 91 (32.50%) Hibernate
4 69 (24.64%) HTML
5 59 (21.07%) Web Services
6 54 (19.29%) Spring MVC
7 43 (15.36%) XML
8 41 (14.64%) CSS
8 41 (14.64%) jQuery
9 38 (13.57%) SOAP
10 28 (10.00%) JSP
10 28 (10.00%) Servlets
11 21 (7.50%) JMS
12 20 (7.14%) Struts
12 20 (7.14%) JPA
13 17 (6.07%) REST
14 16 (5.71%) HTML5
14 16 (5.71%) Apache Flex
15 15 (5.36%) .NET
16 14 (5.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (6.07%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (3.57%) FMCG
5 9 (3.21%) Derivative
6 8 (2.86%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (2.14%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (2.14%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.79%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.79%) Open Source
10 4 (1.43%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.71%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.71%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.36%) PMI
12 1 (0.36%) DTV
12 1 (0.36%) GIS
12 1 (0.36%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.36%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.71%) Linux
2 40 (14.29%) UNIX
3 16 (5.71%) Windows
4 7 (2.50%) Android
5 6 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.43%) AIX
6 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.07%) Solaris
8 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (21.43%) TDD
3 56 (20.00%) Scrum
4 55 (19.64%) MVC
5 50 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 47 (16.79%) E-Commerce
7 37 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (12.50%) OO
9 32 (11.43%) SOA
10 28 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (8.57%) Data Analysis
12 22 (7.86%) Multithreading
13 17 (6.07%) Web Development
14 14 (5.00%) BDD
15 13 (4.64%) DevOps
16 12 (4.29%) Unit Testing
16 12 (4.29%) Automated Testing
17 11 (3.93%) UML
17 11 (3.93%) Data Modelling
18 10 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 280 (100.00%) Java
2 83 (29.64%) JavaScript
3 61 (21.79%) SQL
4 25 (8.93%) C#
5 19 (6.79%) Perl
5 19 (6.79%) Bash Shell
6 10 (3.57%) Python
7 8 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 8 (2.86%) C++
8 6 (2.14%) PHP
8 6 (2.14%) C
8 6 (2.14%) Scala
9 4 (1.43%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.43%) VB
10 2 (0.71%) Groovy
10 2 (0.71%) XPath
11 1 (0.36%) PHP5
11 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.36%) Ruby
11 1 (0.36%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 12 (4.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.36%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (22.14%) Oracle
2 28 (10.00%) JBoss
3 18 (6.43%) Adobe
4 10 (3.57%) ATG
4 10 (3.57%) Sencha
5 8 (2.86%) hybris
6 7 (2.50%) IBM
6 7 (2.50%) Demandware
7 6 (2.14%) Guidewire
7 6 (2.14%) Endeca
8 5 (1.79%) Intershop
8 5 (1.79%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.43%) Actimize
10 3 (1.07%) 29West
10 3 (1.07%) SAP
11 2 (0.71%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.71%) Sybase
11 2 (0.71%) Greenplum
12 1 (0.36%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.36%) Calypso
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