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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Java Developer
Rank 770 818 772
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 126 122 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 111 103 98
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +10.52%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015 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 4 May 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
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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 +34 114 £55,000 -4.34% 19
London +28 53 £65,000 +8.33% 10
South East +23 28 £62,500 +8.69% 4
Berkshire +13 19 £67,500 +17.39% 2
Reading +9 19 £67,500 +17.39% 1
East of England +43 18 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Cambridgeshire +30 16 £52,500 - 2
Cambridge +28 16 £52,500 - 2
City of London +22 14 £70,000 +35.92% 4
Scotland +17 11 £44,750 -8.20% 2
Glasgow +13 6 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Yorkshire +2 6 £45,000 +4.04%
Docklands, London - 6 - -
Edinburgh +21 4 £44,750 +11.87% 1
Oxfordshire +14 4 £52,500 -8.69%
Oxford +6 4 £52,500 -25.00%
Bristol - 4 £55,000 -
South West - 4 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +16 3 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Leeds +13 3 £47,500 -5.00%
West Yorkshire +4 3 £47,500 -5.00%
North Yorkshire +3 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £38,000 -
Egham - 3 £62,500 -
Middlesbrough - 3 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £38,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £38,000 -
Essex - 2 £55,000 -
Manchester +9 1 - - 2
North West -1 1 - - 2

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 207 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (63.29%) Spring
3 125 (60.39%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (48.79%) Hibernate
5 84 (40.58%) J2EE
6 67 (32.37%) OO
7 65 (31.40%) MySQL
8 59 (28.50%) TDD
9 56 (27.05%) JavaScript
10 53 (25.60%) Oracle
11 48 (23.19%) Web Services
12 47 (22.71%) Scrum
13 44 (21.26%) Finance
14 42 (20.29%) SQL
15 39 (18.84%) Tomcat
16 37 (17.87%) Linux
17 36 (17.39%) Maven
18 35 (16.91%) MVC
19 32 (15.46%) HTML
20 31 (14.98%) Microsoft
20 31 (14.98%) jQuery
21 29 (14.01%) E-Commerce
22 28 (13.53%) JMS
22 28 (13.53%) BDD
22 28 (13.53%) Software Engineering
22 28 (13.53%) Spring MVC
23 27 (13.04%) JBoss
24 25 (12.08%) XML
24 25 (12.08%) Mentoring
25 24 (11.59%) SOAP

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 39 (18.84%) Tomcat
2 27 (13.04%) JBoss
3 19 (9.18%) Apache
4 14 (6.76%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.86%) Apache Solr
5 8 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (3.86%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.42%) Node.js
7 3 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.45%) Confluence
8 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.48%) Liferay
Applications
1 11 (5.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.86%) SaaS
3 4 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.45%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.45%) LDAP
1 3 (1.45%) HTTP
1 3 (1.45%) Internet
1 3 (1.45%) AMQP
2 2 (0.97%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (31.40%) MySQL
2 14 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (5.31%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.42%) MarkLogic
6 5 (2.42%) Mahout
6 5 (2.42%) Triplestore
7 4 (1.93%) Redis
8 3 (1.45%) Riak
8 3 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.97%) Aerospike
9 2 (0.97%) Big Data
10 1 (0.48%) OLAP
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (17.39%) Maven
2 21 (10.14%) JUnit
3 20 (9.66%) Jenkins
4 18 (8.70%) Mockito
5 12 (5.80%) Selenium
5 12 (5.80%) Git (software)
6 11 (5.31%) jMock
7 10 (4.83%) Eclipse
8 9 (4.35%) Subversion
9 7 (3.38%) SpecFlow
9 7 (3.38%) JBehave
10 4 (1.93%) Ant
11 3 (1.45%) JIRA
11 3 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.97%) EasyMock
12 2 (0.97%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.48%) Redmine
13 1 (0.48%) Grunt
13 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.48%) IntelliJ
General
1 44 (21.26%) Finance
2 18 (8.70%) Retail
3 10 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.35%) Front Office
5 8 (3.86%) Marketing
5 8 (3.86%) Advertising
6 7 (3.38%) Back Office
7 4 (1.93%) Electronics
7 4 (1.93%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.45%) Banking
8 3 (1.45%) Interactive Media
8 3 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.97%) Legal
9 2 (0.97%) Publishing
10 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (63.29%) Spring
2 101 (48.79%) Hibernate
3 84 (40.58%) J2EE
4 48 (23.19%) Web Services
5 32 (15.46%) HTML
6 31 (14.98%) jQuery
7 28 (13.53%) JMS
7 28 (13.53%) Spring MVC
8 25 (12.08%) XML
9 24 (11.59%) SOAP
9 24 (11.59%) Spring Security
10 23 (11.11%) CSS
11 21 (10.14%) Java EE
11 21 (10.14%) REST
12 19 (9.18%) GWT
13 18 (8.70%) Servlets
14 16 (7.73%) JSP
15 14 (6.76%) JBoss Seam
16 13 (6.28%) RESTful
17 12 (5.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.28%) Open Source
2 12 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.86%) Fixed Income
3 8 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.38%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.38%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (3.38%) N-Tier
4 7 (3.38%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.93%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.93%) DTV
6 3 (1.45%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.45%) FMCG
7 2 (0.97%) iPad
7 2 (0.97%) Derivative
7 2 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.97%) PMI
7 2 (0.97%) GIS
7 2 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.87%) Linux
2 24 (11.59%) UNIX
3 16 (7.73%) Windows
4 7 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.42%) CentOS
6 4 (1.93%) Fedora
7 3 (1.45%) Android
8 1 (0.48%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (60.39%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (32.37%) OO
3 59 (28.50%) TDD
4 47 (22.71%) Scrum
5 35 (16.91%) MVC
6 29 (14.01%) E-Commerce
7 28 (13.53%) BDD
7 28 (13.53%) Software Engineering
8 25 (12.08%) Mentoring
9 23 (11.11%) OOD
10 20 (9.66%) Unit Testing
10 20 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (8.21%) Waterfall
11 17 (8.21%) Low Latency
12 15 (7.25%) Multithreading
13 13 (6.28%) Web Development
14 11 (5.31%) Workflow
14 11 (5.31%) Enterprise Architecture
15 8 (3.86%) UML
16 7 (3.38%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 207 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (27.05%) JavaScript
3 42 (20.29%) SQL
4 18 (8.70%) C#
5 14 (6.76%) Scala
6 11 (5.31%) Ruby
7 10 (4.83%) Python
8 9 (4.35%) PHP
9 7 (3.38%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.90%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.42%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.42%) C++
12 4 (1.93%) Groovy
12 4 (1.93%) PHP5
12 4 (1.93%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.93%) Go
13 3 (1.45%) Clojure
13 3 (1.45%) Erlang
14 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.38%) Degree
2 2 (0.97%) OCPJP
2 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.48%) OCP
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.93%) Puppet
1 4 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.45%) Mesos
3 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.48%) Ansible
3 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (25.60%) Oracle
2 31 (14.98%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.35%) Google
4 8 (3.86%) Atlassian
4 8 (3.86%) IBM
5 5 (2.42%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.93%) SAP
7 2 (0.97%) hybris
7 2 (0.97%) DataSynapse
7 2 (0.97%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.97%) Informatica
7 2 (0.97%) Facebook
8 1 (0.48%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.48%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.48%) Sybase
8 1 (0.48%) Sun
8 1 (0.48%) OpenText
8 1 (0.48%) VMware
8 1 (0.48%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.48%) Endeca
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £70000 - £1000000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45900 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-60k + benefits, pension, free parking, flexi-time + more
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnstaple
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Walton-on-Thames
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: Circa £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare Etc
Posted: 26 days ago