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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Java Developer
Rank 784 769 764
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 96 110 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 85 92 122
Average salary £55,000 £61,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.20% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,950
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £90,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -12 93 £56,500 -9.60% 11
London -38 36 £66,250 +1.92% 2
South East -1 24 £62,500 - 5
Yorkshire -1 18 £50,000 - 3
Surrey - 17 £62,500 -
Egham - 14 £62,500 -
North Yorkshire +15 9 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +9 9 £45,000 - 2
Leeds +4 9 £45,000 - 2
Harrogate - 9 £50,000 -
East of England -13 7 £62,500 +4.16% 1
City of London +9 6 £51,500 -42.77% 1
Cambridge +3 4 £62,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -2 4 £62,500 - 1
Manchester -12 4 £55,000 +22.22%
North West -17 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Hampshire -23 4 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Kent - 3 £52,500 - 3
Southampton - 3 £55,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 3 - -
Scotland +8 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands -23 2 £45,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
East Midlands +19 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Glasgow +9 1 - -
Wales +7 1 £33,140 -28.34%
South Wales +3 1 £33,140 -28.34%
Docklands, London -14 1 - -
Birmingham -18 1 - -

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 224 (100.00%) Java
2 139 (62.05%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (45.98%) Spring
4 91 (40.63%) Hibernate
5 72 (32.14%) J2EE
6 58 (25.89%) HTML
7 57 (25.45%) Scrum
8 53 (23.66%) JavaScript
8 53 (23.66%) Oracle
9 46 (20.54%) SQL
10 44 (19.64%) Web Services
11 43 (19.20%) TDD
12 34 (15.18%) E-Commerce
12 34 (15.18%) MVC
12 34 (15.18%) Maven
12 34 (15.18%) Software Engineering
13 33 (14.73%) Tomcat
13 33 (14.73%) Spring MVC
14 32 (14.29%) JBoss
14 32 (14.29%) Finance
15 31 (13.84%) UNIX
15 31 (13.84%) OO
16 30 (13.39%) Mentoring
17 29 (12.95%) MySQL
17 29 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
19 27 (12.05%) C#
20 26 (11.61%) SOAP
20 26 (11.61%) Data Analysis
21 25 (11.16%) JUnit

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (14.73%) Tomcat
2 32 (14.29%) JBoss
3 22 (9.82%) Apache
4 17 (7.59%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.02%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.34%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (1.34%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.89%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.45%) Mule
9 1 (0.45%) Liferay
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.45%) Confluence
9 1 (0.45%) GemFire
9 1 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.45%) IIS
9 1 (0.45%) Documentum
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.13%) Internet
2 6 (2.68%) HTTP
3 4 (1.79%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.45%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.95%) MySQL
2 8 (3.57%) Big Data
3 7 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.34%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.89%) KDB
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.45%) DataStage
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.45%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.45%) QlikView
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.45%) DB2
7 1 (0.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 34 (15.18%) Maven
2 25 (11.16%) JUnit
3 18 (8.04%) Eclipse
3 18 (8.04%) Subversion
4 17 (7.59%) Jenkins
4 17 (7.59%) Selenium
5 10 (4.46%) Hudson
6 7 (3.13%) JIRA
6 7 (3.13%) Ant
7 6 (2.68%) JMeter
7 6 (2.68%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.68%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.68%) JBehave
8 3 (1.34%) Mockito
8 3 (1.34%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (1.34%) Toad
8 3 (1.34%) jMock
9 2 (0.89%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.89%) PVCS
General
1 32 (14.29%) Finance
2 25 (11.16%) Banking
3 18 (8.04%) Retail
4 10 (4.46%) Back Office
5 9 (4.02%) Front Office
6 4 (1.79%) Publishing
7 3 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.89%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (45.98%) Spring
2 91 (40.63%) Hibernate
3 72 (32.14%) J2EE
4 58 (25.89%) HTML
5 44 (19.64%) Web Services
6 33 (14.73%) Spring MVC
7 26 (11.61%) SOAP
8 25 (11.16%) XML
9 23 (10.27%) CSS
10 21 (9.38%) REST
11 20 (8.93%) Servlets
11 20 (8.93%) JSON
12 19 (8.48%) JSP
13 17 (7.59%) jQuery
14 15 (6.70%) JMS
15 14 (6.25%) JBoss Seam
15 14 (6.25%) JPA
16 13 (5.80%) RESTful
17 12 (5.36%) Java EE
17 12 (5.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.02%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.68%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (1.79%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.79%) Open Source
7 4 (1.79%) User Experience
8 3 (1.34%) iPad
8 3 (1.34%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.34%) Derivative
9 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.89%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.45%) Online Games
10 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.45%) PMI
10 1 (0.45%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.45%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.84%) UNIX
2 25 (11.16%) Linux
3 6 (2.68%) Windows
3 6 (2.68%) Android
4 5 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.45%) AIX
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (62.05%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (25.45%) Scrum
3 43 (19.20%) TDD
4 34 (15.18%) Software Engineering
4 34 (15.18%) MVC
4 34 (15.18%) E-Commerce
5 31 (13.84%) OO
6 30 (13.39%) Mentoring
7 29 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (11.61%) Data Analysis
10 17 (7.59%) SOA
11 13 (5.80%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (5.80%) Web Development
11 13 (5.80%) BDD
12 12 (5.36%) Coaching
13 11 (4.91%) Line Management
13 11 (4.91%) Multithreading
14 9 (4.02%) DevOps
14 9 (4.02%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 224 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (23.66%) JavaScript
3 46 (20.54%) SQL
4 27 (12.05%) C#
5 10 (4.46%) PL/SQL
6 9 (4.02%) Bash Shell
7 8 (3.57%) Perl
8 5 (2.23%) C++
8 5 (2.23%) C
8 5 (2.23%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.79%) Scala
10 3 (1.34%) Python
10 3 (1.34%) Ruby
11 2 (0.89%) XPath
11 2 (0.89%) Groovy
12 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (6.70%) Degree
2 2 (0.89%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) SLA
1 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (23.66%) Oracle
2 18 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.79%) Sybase
3 4 (1.79%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.34%) DataSynapse
4 3 (1.34%) hybris
5 2 (0.89%) ATG
5 2 (0.89%) ION Trading
5 2 (0.89%) Actimize
5 2 (0.89%) Endeca
5 2 (0.89%) Google
5 2 (0.89%) 29West
5 2 (0.89%) Demandware
6 1 (0.45%) Facebook
6 1 (0.45%) Open Text
6 1 (0.45%) Sencha
6 1 (0.45%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.45%) IBM
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe
6 1 (0.45%) Murex
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