The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Java Developer
Rank 787 763 755
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 130 120 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 107 107 146
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £43,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £93,500 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -45 114 £60,000 - 10
London -54 65 £60,000 -14.28% 2
City of London -9 20 £51,500 -31.33%
South East -6 19 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Scotland -5 15 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Yorkshire -36 13 £42,500 -3.40% 2
North West +6 9 £52,500 +31.25% 3
North Yorkshire - 8 - - 2
Manchester - 8 £52,500 - 1
York - 8 - - 2
Hampshire +1 7 £62,000 +30.52%
Bromley - 6 £61,250 -
Berkshire -2 5 £57,500 +2.22% 1
Glasgow -11 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Edinburgh - 5 £40,000 -
Aberdeen - 5 £50,000 -
Surrey - 5 £52,500 - 2
Cambridge -4 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Cambridgeshire -4 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Sheffield -14 4 £42,500 -3.40%
South Yorkshire -15 4 £42,500 -3.40%
East of England -20 4 £60,000 +9.09%
West Midlands - 4 £55,000 -
Guildford - 4 £52,500 - 2
Birmingham - 3 £55,000 -
Reading -1 2 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £57,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £58,500 -
Cheshire -1 1 - - 2
Leeds -24 1 £50,000 +17.64%

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 243 (100.00%) Java
2 163 (67.08%) Spring
3 94 (38.68%) Hibernate
4 83 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (33.74%) TDD
6 72 (29.63%) J2EE
7 69 (28.40%) Maven
8 66 (27.16%) SQL
9 65 (26.75%) Oracle
10 63 (25.93%) HTML
11 56 (23.05%) JavaScript
12 54 (22.22%) Scrum
13 53 (21.81%) Tomcat
14 45 (18.52%) Linux
15 43 (17.70%) E-Commerce
16 42 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
17 41 (16.87%) Web Services
18 37 (15.23%) Struts
19 36 (14.81%) CSS
19 36 (14.81%) Subversion
19 36 (14.81%) Relational Database
20 35 (14.40%) XML
21 31 (12.76%) Software Engineering
21 31 (12.76%) Jenkins
22 30 (12.35%) Spring MVC
22 30 (12.35%) MVC
23 28 (11.52%) Finance
24 26 (10.70%) Eclipse
24 26 (10.70%) MongoDB
25 25 (10.29%) SOA

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 53 (21.81%) Tomcat
2 25 (10.29%) Apache
3 16 (6.58%) CMS
4 15 (6.17%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.65%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (1.65%) Jetty
7 4 (1.65%) Drupal
8 3 (1.23%) Confluence
8 3 (1.23%) GemFire
8 3 (1.23%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (1.23%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.23%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (1.23%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.41%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.70%) HTTP
1 9 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 9 (3.70%) Firewall
1 9 (3.70%) Internet
2 8 (3.29%) DNS
2 8 (3.29%) IPv4
2 8 (3.29%) SSH
3 4 (1.65%) SAN
3 4 (1.65%) LDAP
4 2 (0.82%) SNMP
5 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 26 (10.70%) MongoDB
3 24 (9.88%) NoSQL
4 20 (8.23%) MySQL
5 18 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 12 (4.94%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.94%) Big Data
7 11 (4.53%) Oracle Database
7 11 (4.53%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.47%) DB2
9 6 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.47%) JasperReports
10 5 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.23%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.23%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.41%) Riak
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 69 (28.40%) Maven
2 36 (14.81%) Subversion
3 31 (12.76%) Jenkins
4 26 (10.70%) Eclipse
5 21 (8.64%) JIRA
6 20 (8.23%) Hudson
7 15 (6.17%) JUnit
8 14 (5.76%) EasyMock
9 12 (4.94%) Artifactory
10 8 (3.29%) Ant
10 8 (3.29%) Selenium
11 7 (2.88%) Git (software)
12 6 (2.47%) FitNesse
12 6 (2.47%) Gradle
13 4 (1.65%) Spring Roo
13 4 (1.65%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.65%) TestNG
14 3 (1.23%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.23%) Apache Continuum
15 2 (0.82%) Mockito
General
1 28 (11.52%) Finance
2 22 (9.05%) Games
3 13 (5.35%) Banking
4 12 (4.94%) Retail
5 10 (4.12%) Front Office
6 8 (3.29%) Marketing
7 6 (2.47%) Back Office
8 5 (2.06%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.23%) Electronics
9 3 (1.23%) Publishing
10 2 (0.82%) Automotive
11 1 (0.41%) Local Government
11 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (67.08%) Spring
2 94 (38.68%) Hibernate
3 72 (29.63%) J2EE
4 63 (25.93%) HTML
5 41 (16.87%) Web Services
6 37 (15.23%) Struts
7 36 (14.81%) CSS
8 35 (14.40%) XML
9 30 (12.35%) Spring MVC
10 24 (9.88%) JSP
10 24 (9.88%) Spring Integration
11 23 (9.47%) SOAP
12 21 (8.64%) jQuery
13 20 (8.23%) JMS
13 20 (8.23%) Java EE
14 19 (7.82%) Servlets
15 18 (7.41%) Ajax
16 17 (7.00%) HTML5
17 15 (6.17%) XSLT
17 15 (6.17%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.23%) Open Source
2 19 (7.82%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.29%) Xbox
4 8 (3.29%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.06%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (2.06%) Derivative
7 4 (1.65%) FMCG
7 4 (1.65%) Equities
8 3 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.82%) Online Gambling
9 2 (0.82%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.82%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) Replication
10 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.41%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.52%) Linux
2 22 (9.05%) UNIX
3 11 (4.53%) Android
3 11 (4.53%) Windows
4 8 (3.29%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.82%) Solaris
8 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (33.74%) TDD
3 54 (22.22%) Scrum
4 43 (17.70%) E-Commerce
5 42 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (12.76%) Software Engineering
7 30 (12.35%) MVC
8 25 (10.29%) SOA
9 23 (9.47%) Multithreading
10 22 (9.05%) OO
11 20 (8.23%) Unit Testing
11 20 (8.23%) BDD
12 19 (7.82%) Pair Programming
13 13 (5.35%) OOP
14 12 (4.94%) Workflow
14 12 (4.94%) Automated Testing
15 11 (4.53%) Low Latency
15 11 (4.53%) Data Analysis
15 11 (4.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (3.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (27.16%) SQL
3 56 (23.05%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.00%) C#
5 13 (5.35%) C++
6 12 (4.94%) Perl
7 11 (4.53%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.12%) Scala
9 9 (3.70%) C
10 8 (3.29%) Assembly Language
11 5 (2.06%) Groovy
12 4 (1.65%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.65%) PHP
12 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.82%) VB
14 1 (0.41%) Python
14 1 (0.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (9.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (26.75%) Oracle
2 21 (8.64%) JBoss
3 11 (4.53%) Sybase
4 7 (2.88%) FatWire
4 7 (2.88%) IBM
5 5 (2.06%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.06%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.23%) Guidewire
6 3 (1.23%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.82%) Adobe
7 2 (0.82%) ATG
7 2 (0.82%) Greenplum
7 2 (0.82%) 29West
8 1 (0.41%) hybris
8 1 (0.41%) Sencha
8 1 (0.41%) Demandware
8 1 (0.41%) Intershop
8 1 (0.41%) Endeca
8 1 (0.41%) Google
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