The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Java Developer
Rank 602 792 773
Rank change year-on-year
+190 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 335 169 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 289 158 166
Median salary £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,925 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Lead Java Developer in the job title.

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 26 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +174 311 £65,000 +6.55% 22
London +154 209 £70,000 +7.69% 14
City of London +97 44 £75,000 +15.38% 1
South East +29 35 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Scotland +12 22 £55,000 +22.90% 2
Glasgow +3 20 £56,250 -27.41% 2
West Midlands +3 17 £57,500 +64.28%
Berkshire +12 16 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Warwick - 14 £57,500 -
Warwickshire - 14 £57,500 -
North West +18 13 £50,000 +5.26% 2
South West +13 13 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Manchester +10 12 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England +19 10 £55,000 +4.76%
West Sussex - 10 £56,250 -
Yorkshire +9 9 £62,500 +35.13% 2
Bristol +9 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Wimbledon - 8 - -
West Yorkshire +15 7 £62,500 +35.13% 1
Leeds +15 7 £62,500 +35.13% 1
Wokingham - 7 £55,000 -
Surrey +15 6 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Burgess Hill - 5 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £52,500 -
Norfolk - 4 - -
Staines - 4 £53,750 -
Huntingdon - 4 £52,500 -
Norwich - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear +4 3 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 3 £50,000 +42.85% 1

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Lead Java Developer 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 featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 619 (100.00%) Java
2 437 (70.60%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (56.54%) Spring
4 273 (44.10%) TDD
5 248 (40.06%) Scrum
6 211 (34.09%) JavaScript
7 209 (33.76%) SQL
8 181 (29.24%) Hibernate
9 162 (26.17%) HTML
10 160 (25.85%) Finance
11 149 (24.07%) Web Services
12 145 (23.42%) Oracle
13 132 (21.32%) RESTful
14 125 (20.19%) Software Engineering
15 124 (20.03%) Mentoring
16 123 (19.87%) Degree
17 122 (19.71%) JUnit
18 118 (19.06%) Maven
19 112 (18.09%) MySQL
20 104 (16.80%) Scala
21 101 (16.32%) Git (software)
21 101 (16.32%) Jenkins
21 101 (16.32%) JMS
22 97 (15.67%) J2EE
22 97 (15.67%) Continuous Integration
23 94 (15.19%) Java EE
23 94 (15.19%) Unit Testing
24 92 (14.86%) HTML5
24 92 (14.86%) OO
25 91 (14.70%) E-Commerce

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 78 (12.60%) Tomcat
2 68 (10.99%) JBoss
3 52 (8.40%) Elasticsearch
4 47 (7.59%) Apache
4 47 (7.59%) WildFly
5 44 (7.11%) GlassFish
6 43 (6.95%) Node.js
7 30 (4.85%) Apache Solr
8 28 (4.52%) Jetty
9 23 (3.72%) WebSphere
10 21 (3.39%) CMS
11 18 (2.91%) nginx
12 17 (2.75%) Oracle Coherence
13 14 (2.26%) Apache Spark
13 14 (2.26%) WebLogic
13 14 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 9 (1.45%) Mule
15 8 (1.29%) Confluence
16 6 (0.97%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (1.13%) HipChat
2 2 (0.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) Mingle
3 1 (0.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.29%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.88%) SaaS
3 17 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.78%) Amazon Kinesis
4 11 (1.78%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.13%) GitHub
7 4 (0.65%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.65%) PaaS
8 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.32%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.62%) Skype
2 8 (1.29%) Internet
3 6 (0.97%) SAN
3 6 (0.97%) SNMP
3 6 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.81%) SSL
5 2 (0.32%) HTTP
5 2 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (18.09%) MySQL
2 88 (14.22%) PostgreSQL
3 83 (13.41%) Relational Database
4 79 (12.76%) NoSQL
5 71 (11.47%) Big Data
6 46 (7.43%) MongoDB
7 39 (6.30%) Oracle Database
7 39 (6.30%) SQL Server
8 31 (5.01%) RDBMS
9 29 (4.68%) Hadoop
10 14 (2.26%) Apache Hive
10 14 (2.26%) HBase
11 13 (2.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 12 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
12 12 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.45%) DB2
13 9 (1.45%) MariaDB
14 7 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.97%) Redis
Development Applications
1 122 (19.71%) JUnit
2 118 (19.06%) Maven
3 101 (16.32%) Git (software)
3 101 (16.32%) Jenkins
4 76 (12.28%) Selenium
5 71 (11.47%) Subversion
6 70 (11.31%) Cucumber
7 57 (9.21%) Hudson
8 54 (8.72%) Mockito
9 50 (8.08%) JBehave
10 46 (7.43%) Gradle
11 41 (6.62%) RSpec
12 30 (4.85%) Eclipse
12 30 (4.85%) JIRA
13 22 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (2.75%) Ant
15 15 (2.42%) SoapUI
16 14 (2.26%) FitNesse
16 14 (2.26%) jMock
16 14 (2.26%) WATIR
General
1 160 (25.85%) Finance
2 51 (8.24%) Banking
3 43 (6.95%) Billing
4 25 (4.04%) Investment Banking
5 22 (3.55%) Retail
6 21 (3.39%) Games
7 11 (1.78%) Publishing
8 9 (1.45%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.29%) Law
9 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.13%) Marketing
11 6 (0.97%) Electronics
11 6 (0.97%) Front Office
12 4 (0.65%) Back Office
13 3 (0.48%) German Language
13 3 (0.48%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.16%) Automotive
15 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 350 (56.54%) Spring
2 181 (29.24%) Hibernate
3 162 (26.17%) HTML
4 149 (24.07%) Web Services
5 132 (21.32%) RESTful
6 101 (16.32%) JMS
7 97 (15.67%) J2EE
8 94 (15.19%) Java EE
9 92 (14.86%) HTML5
10 86 (13.89%) REST
11 84 (13.57%) JAX-RS
11 84 (13.57%) XML
12 81 (13.09%) AngularJS
12 81 (13.09%) CSS
13 63 (10.18%) jQuery
14 60 (9.69%) JPA
15 56 (9.05%) JSON
16 53 (8.56%) .NET
17 50 (8.08%) SOAP
18 42 (6.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.76%) Computer Science
2 62 (10.02%) Mathematics
3 43 (6.95%) Smart Meter
4 32 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (5.01%) User Experience
6 25 (4.04%) Algorithms
7 16 (2.58%) Fintech
8 15 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (1.78%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.62%) Equities
11 10 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (1.29%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (1.29%) Derivative
12 8 (1.29%) Mainframe
12 8 (1.29%) Semantic Web
13 7 (1.13%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.13%) PMI
14 6 (0.97%) Tandem
14 6 (0.97%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 65 (10.50%) Linux
2 48 (7.75%) Unix
3 32 (5.17%) Android
4 22 (3.55%) Windows
5 17 (2.75%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.65%) CentOS
6 4 (0.65%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (70.60%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (44.10%) TDD
3 248 (40.06%) Scrum
4 125 (20.19%) Software Engineering
5 124 (20.03%) Mentoring
6 97 (15.67%) Continuous Integration
7 94 (15.19%) Unit Testing
8 92 (14.86%) OO
9 91 (14.70%) E-Commerce
10 84 (13.57%) MVC
11 77 (12.44%) SOA
12 65 (10.50%) Multithreading
13 62 (10.02%) Kanban
14 60 (9.69%) Open Source
15 53 (8.56%) BDD
15 53 (8.56%) Coaching
16 49 (7.92%) Continuous Improvement
16 49 (7.92%) Dependency Injection
17 46 (7.43%) SDLC
18 42 (6.79%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 619 (100.00%) Java
2 211 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 209 (33.76%) SQL
4 104 (16.80%) Scala
5 79 (12.76%) Python
6 75 (12.12%) Groovy
7 69 (11.15%) C#
8 43 (6.95%) Ruby
9 34 (5.49%) PL/SQL
10 21 (3.39%) PHP
11 20 (3.23%) C++
11 20 (3.23%) Shell Script
12 19 (3.07%) Bash Shell
13 14 (2.26%) Objective-C
13 14 (2.26%) Perl
14 8 (1.29%) F#
15 6 (0.97%) Clojure
16 3 (0.48%) COBOL
16 3 (0.48%) JCL
16 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 123 (19.87%) Degree
2 11 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.13%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.81%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.32%) PhD
5 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.01%) QA
2 2 (0.32%) SDET
2 2 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (10.18%) Docker
2 9 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 9 (1.45%) HDFS
3 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 46 (7.43%) Puppet
2 9 (1.45%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.29%) Control-M
3 8 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.97%) BladeLogic
4 6 (0.97%) Salt
5 4 (0.65%) Ansible
6 1 (0.16%) logstash
6 1 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 145 (23.42%) Oracle
2 27 (4.36%) IBM
3 24 (3.88%) Sybase
4 12 (1.94%) Adobe
5 10 (1.62%) Microsoft
6 9 (1.45%) MuleSoft
7 8 (1.29%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.29%) Google
7 8 (1.29%) SAP
8 7 (1.13%) Murex
9 6 (0.97%) Calypso
9 6 (0.97%) Canoo
9 6 (0.97%) hybris
9 6 (0.97%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.81%) Informatica
10 5 (0.81%) Sun
11 4 (0.65%) ATG
11 4 (0.65%) Reuters
12 2 (0.32%) FatWire
12 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum plus 10% annual bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
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