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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Java Developer
Rank 661 799 720
Rank change year-on-year
+138 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 279 151 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 235 131 182
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.50% -9.09%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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 +107 236 £60,000 -4.00% 31
London +55 114 £67,500 - 19
Scotland +32 38 £60,000 +11.11% 3
South East +27 33 £57,500 -8.00% 4
West Midlands +10 32 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Warwickshire - 28 £57,500 - 1
Glasgow +6 25 £70,000 +29.62% 2
Warwick - 21 £57,500 - 1
North West +36 20 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Manchester +38 17 £50,000 +25.00% 3
South West +11 14 £48,750 +2.63% 2
West Sussex - 14 £57,500 - 1
City of London +60 13 £72,500 +16.00% 5
Edinburgh - 13 £38,500 - 1
Burgess Hill - 11 £57,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +12 8 £65,000 +23.80%
Yorkshire +3 8 £51,250 +2.50%
Cambridge 0 8 £65,000 +23.80%
East of England -8 8 £65,000 +23.80%
Bristol +2 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Leamington Spa - 7 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire +15 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Leeds +8 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Surrey +11 5 - - 1
Oxfordshire -5 5 £63,000 -16.00% 1
Guildford - 5 - - 1
Hampshire +8 4 £57,500 +4.54%
East Midlands +4 4 - -
Berkshire +3 4 £64,500 -4.44% 1
Oxford -2 4 £63,000 -16.00%

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 514 (100.00%) Java
2 362 (70.43%) Agile Software Development
3 273 (53.11%) Spring
4 234 (45.53%) TDD
5 174 (33.85%) JavaScript
6 164 (31.91%) SQL
6 164 (31.91%) Scrum
7 147 (28.60%) Hibernate
8 138 (26.85%) Finance
9 124 (24.12%) HTML
10 120 (23.35%) Web Services
11 105 (20.43%) Mentoring
12 92 (17.90%) Software Engineering
13 90 (17.51%) J2EE
14 88 (17.12%) Java EE
15 85 (16.54%) Oracle
16 84 (16.34%) Degree
16 84 (16.34%) RESTful
17 80 (15.56%) Jenkins
18 79 (15.37%) JUnit
19 78 (15.18%) Maven
20 75 (14.59%) HTML5
21 71 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
21 71 (13.81%) JMS
22 70 (13.62%) E-Commerce
23 69 (13.42%) CSS
24 65 (12.65%) SOA
24 65 (12.65%) BDD
25 64 (12.45%) jQuery
25 64 (12.45%) MySQL

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 60 (11.67%) JBoss
2 47 (9.14%) Tomcat
3 39 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
4 38 (7.39%) WebSphere
5 33 (6.42%) Apache
6 31 (6.03%) Node.js
7 24 (4.67%) CMS
7 24 (4.67%) GlassFish
8 23 (4.47%) WildFly
9 22 (4.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (3.11%) Apache Solr
11 15 (2.92%) Jetty
11 15 (2.92%) Oracle Coherence
12 10 (1.95%) Mule
13 9 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 9 (1.75%) Confluence
14 8 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (1.56%) Mule ESB
14 8 (1.56%) nginx
14 8 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.36%) HipChat
2 1 (0.19%) Mingle
2 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.56%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.31%) SaaS
3 14 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.39%) IaaS
7 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.14%) Internet
2 9 (1.75%) Skype
3 5 (0.97%) SAN
3 5 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (12.45%) MySQL
2 51 (9.92%) Relational Database
3 46 (8.95%) NoSQL
4 34 (6.61%) MongoDB
5 33 (6.42%) Oracle Database
6 32 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (6.03%) Big Data
8 22 (4.28%) SQL Server
9 16 (3.11%) Hadoop
10 14 (2.72%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.75%) Datomic
11 9 (1.75%) Triplestore
12 8 (1.56%) Couchbase
12 8 (1.56%) DB2
13 7 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.36%) HBase
14 6 (1.17%) MariaDB
15 5 (0.97%) Hazelcast
15 5 (0.97%) OpenStack Swift
16 4 (0.78%) KDB
Development Applications
1 80 (15.56%) Jenkins
2 79 (15.37%) JUnit
3 78 (15.18%) Maven
4 57 (11.09%) Git (software)
4 57 (11.09%) Subversion
5 44 (8.56%) Cucumber
5 44 (8.56%) Selenium
6 41 (7.98%) Eclipse
7 31 (6.03%) JBehave
8 30 (5.84%) JIRA
9 29 (5.64%) Gradle
9 29 (5.64%) Mockito
10 28 (5.45%) Hudson
11 25 (4.86%) RSpec
12 23 (4.47%) NetBeans
13 15 (2.92%) Ant
14 11 (2.14%) FitNesse
15 10 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (1.95%) jMock
15 10 (1.95%) Spock
General
1 138 (26.85%) Finance
2 31 (6.03%) Banking
3 23 (4.47%) Billing
4 21 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.70%) Front Office
6 17 (3.31%) Games
7 16 (3.11%) Investment Banking
8 15 (2.92%) Retail
9 12 (2.33%) Marketing
10 10 (1.95%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.75%) Electronics
12 5 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.97%) Law
13 4 (0.78%) Legal
14 3 (0.58%) Automotive
14 3 (0.58%) Publishing
15 2 (0.39%) Advertising
15 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (53.11%) Spring
2 147 (28.60%) Hibernate
3 124 (24.12%) HTML
4 120 (23.35%) Web Services
5 90 (17.51%) J2EE
6 88 (17.12%) Java EE
7 84 (16.34%) RESTful
8 75 (14.59%) HTML5
9 71 (13.81%) JMS
10 69 (13.42%) CSS
11 64 (12.45%) jQuery
12 61 (11.87%) JAX-RS
13 55 (10.70%) AngularJS
14 51 (9.92%) JSP
15 50 (9.73%) JPA
16 48 (9.34%) REST
17 47 (9.14%) XML
18 41 (7.98%) Grails
19 36 (7.00%) .NET
20 32 (6.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.53%) Computer Science
2 39 (7.59%) Mathematics
3 26 (5.06%) User Experience
4 23 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (4.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 23 (4.47%) Smart Meter
5 21 (4.09%) Fintech
6 15 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.53%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.95%) Equities
10 8 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
11 7 (1.36%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.36%) Semantic Web
12 6 (1.17%) Derivative
12 6 (1.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 5 (0.97%) Life Science
13 5 (0.97%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.97%) Social Gaming
14 4 (0.78%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 59 (11.48%) Linux
2 46 (8.95%) Unix
3 32 (6.23%) Android
4 31 (6.03%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.92%) Windows
6 1 (0.19%) Solaris
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (70.43%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (45.53%) TDD
3 164 (31.91%) Scrum
4 105 (20.43%) Mentoring
5 92 (17.90%) Software Engineering
6 71 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (13.62%) E-Commerce
8 65 (12.65%) BDD
8 65 (12.65%) SOA
9 59 (11.48%) OO
10 58 (11.28%) MVC
11 51 (9.92%) Kanban
12 49 (9.53%) Unit Testing
13 47 (9.14%) DevOps
14 46 (8.95%) Open Source
15 40 (7.78%) SDLC
16 35 (6.81%) Multithreading
17 33 (6.42%) Coaching
18 28 (5.45%) Dependency Injection
19 27 (5.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 514 (100.00%) Java
2 174 (33.85%) JavaScript
3 164 (31.91%) SQL
4 49 (9.53%) Groovy
5 46 (8.95%) Scala
6 44 (8.56%) C#
7 42 (8.17%) Python
8 26 (5.06%) Ruby
9 25 (4.86%) PL/SQL
10 20 (3.89%) C++
11 18 (3.50%) Objective-C
12 14 (2.72%) Perl
13 13 (2.53%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.75%) Clojure
15 8 (1.56%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.56%) R
16 7 (1.36%) PHP
17 5 (0.97%) JCL
17 5 (0.97%) XPath
18 4 (0.78%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 84 (16.34%) Degree
2 4 (0.78%) ISEB
2 4 (0.78%) ISTQB
2 4 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.28%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) SDET
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (5.06%) Docker
2 6 (1.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.78%) HDFS
4 2 (0.39%) Varnish
5 1 (0.19%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (6.81%) Puppet
2 7 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.78%) logstash
3 4 (0.78%) StatsD
4 2 (0.39%) Ansible
5 1 (0.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 85 (16.54%) Oracle
2 37 (7.20%) IBM
3 16 (3.11%) hybris
3 16 (3.11%) Sybase
4 14 (2.72%) Google
5 11 (2.14%) Microsoft
6 9 (1.75%) Adobe
6 9 (1.75%) SAP
7 8 (1.56%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.56%) webMethods
8 6 (1.17%) ATG
8 6 (1.17%) Informatica
9 5 (0.97%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.78%) New Relic
10 4 (0.78%) StreamBase
10 4 (0.78%) Terracotta
11 3 (0.58%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.39%) Percussion
12 2 (0.39%) Sun
12 2 (0.39%) TIBCO
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