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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Java Developer
Rank 800 774 768
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 80 115 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 66 96 109
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 £27,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -35 77 £55,000 -8.33% 17
London -33 27 £67,500 +3.84% 4
South East -30 21 £61,250 -2.00% 3
Yorkshire 0 13 £50,000 +2.56% 4
Surrey - 13 £62,500 -
Egham - 12 £62,500 -
North Yorkshire +15 8 £50,000 - 1
East of England -5 8 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Harrogate - 7 £50,000 -
Leeds +11 5 £45,000 -18.18% 3
West Yorkshire -1 5 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Hampshire -20 5 £55,000 -6.38% 1
Southampton - 5 £55,000 - 1
City of London -6 4 £55,000 -38.88%
Essex - 4 - -
Chelmsford - 4 - -
Cambridge 0 3 £62,500 +23.15% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 3 £62,500 +23.15% 1
North West -8 3 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Manchester -12 3 £55,000 +12.82% 1
Kent - 3 £52,500 - 2
Glasgow +10 2 - - 3
Scotland +4 2 - - 3
Docklands, London 0 2 - -
West Midlands -16 2 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 - -
South West - 2 £48,375 - 1
Bristol - 2 £48,375 - 1
East Midlands +8 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South Wales -11 1 £33,140 -26.35%

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 202 (100.00%) Java
2 130 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (45.54%) Spring
4 80 (39.60%) Hibernate
5 56 (27.72%) J2EE
6 54 (26.73%) Scrum
7 52 (25.74%) Oracle
8 45 (22.28%) HTML
9 44 (21.78%) SQL
10 42 (20.79%) JavaScript
10 42 (20.79%) TDD
11 37 (18.32%) Software Engineering
11 37 (18.32%) Web Services
12 33 (16.34%) Finance
13 31 (15.35%) OO
14 30 (14.85%) MySQL
15 29 (14.36%) MVC
16 28 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (13.37%) Spring MVC
17 27 (13.37%) Maven
17 27 (13.37%) Linux
17 27 (13.37%) Tomcat
17 27 (13.37%) Mentoring
18 26 (12.87%) XML
18 26 (12.87%) JBoss
19 25 (12.38%) UNIX
19 25 (12.38%) E-Commerce
20 22 (10.89%) Data Analysis
20 22 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
20 22 (10.89%) Apache

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (13.37%) Tomcat
2 26 (12.87%) JBoss
3 22 (10.89%) Apache
4 13 (6.44%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.95%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.49%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.99%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.50%) Mule
9 1 (0.50%) Liferay
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.50%) Confluence
9 1 (0.50%) Documentum
9 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.48%) HTTP
2 4 (1.98%) Internet
2 4 (1.98%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.50%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.85%) MySQL
2 9 (4.46%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.96%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.97%) Big Data
6 5 (2.48%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.48%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.48%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.50%) DataStage
9 1 (0.50%) QlikView
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.50%) KDB
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.50%) DB2
9 1 (0.50%) OLAP
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.50%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 27 (13.37%) Maven
2 20 (9.90%) JUnit
3 16 (7.92%) Jenkins
4 15 (7.43%) Eclipse
5 14 (6.93%) Subversion
6 12 (5.94%) Selenium
7 7 (3.47%) JIRA
7 7 (3.47%) Git (software)
8 6 (2.97%) Hudson
9 4 (1.98%) JBehave
9 4 (1.98%) Mockito
9 4 (1.98%) Ant
9 4 (1.98%) jMock
10 3 (1.49%) JMeter
10 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.99%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.99%) Toad
11 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.99%) PVCS
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (16.34%) Finance
2 18 (8.91%) Retail
3 14 (6.93%) Banking
4 5 (2.48%) Back Office
5 4 (1.98%) Front Office
5 4 (1.98%) Publishing
6 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.99%) Games
7 2 (0.99%) Advertising
7 2 (0.99%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (45.54%) Spring
2 80 (39.60%) Hibernate
3 56 (27.72%) J2EE
4 45 (22.28%) HTML
5 37 (18.32%) Web Services
6 27 (13.37%) Spring MVC
7 26 (12.87%) XML
8 20 (9.90%) SOAP
9 18 (8.91%) CSS
9 18 (8.91%) JSON
10 17 (8.42%) REST
11 16 (7.92%) jQuery
11 16 (7.92%) JMS
12 15 (7.43%) JSP
13 14 (6.93%) Servlets
13 14 (6.93%) JBoss Seam
14 13 (6.44%) Ajax
14 13 (6.44%) Java EE
15 12 (5.94%) RESTful
16 11 (5.45%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.97%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.48%) Open Source
7 4 (1.98%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.49%) iPad
8 3 (1.49%) Derivative
8 3 (1.49%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.99%) GIS
9 2 (0.99%) User Experience
9 2 (0.99%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.50%) Online Games
10 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.37%) Linux
2 25 (12.38%) UNIX
3 8 (3.96%) Windows
4 5 (2.48%) Android
5 4 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.50%) CentOS
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (26.73%) Scrum
3 42 (20.79%) TDD
4 37 (18.32%) Software Engineering
5 31 (15.35%) OO
6 29 (14.36%) MVC
7 28 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (13.37%) Mentoring
9 25 (12.38%) E-Commerce
10 22 (10.89%) Data Analysis
10 22 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (7.43%) BDD
12 11 (5.45%) Line Management
12 11 (5.45%) Low Latency
12 11 (5.45%) SOA
13 10 (4.95%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (4.95%) Web Development
14 9 (4.46%) Workflow
14 9 (4.46%) Data Modelling
14 9 (4.46%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 202 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (21.78%) SQL
3 42 (20.79%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.92%) C#
5 10 (4.95%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.48%) Perl
6 5 (2.48%) Ruby
6 5 (2.48%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.98%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.98%) C
7 4 (1.98%) C++
8 3 (1.49%) Python
8 3 (1.49%) Scala
9 2 (0.99%) XPath
10 1 (0.50%) PHP5
10 1 (0.50%) VBA
10 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (8.42%) Degree
2 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.99%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) SLA
1 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (25.74%) Oracle
2 20 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.98%) Sybase
4 3 (1.49%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.49%) DataSynapse
4 3 (1.49%) hybris
5 2 (0.99%) 29West
5 2 (0.99%) Demandware
5 2 (0.99%) ATG
5 2 (0.99%) ION Trading
5 2 (0.99%) Endeca
5 2 (0.99%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) Actimize
6 1 (0.50%) Open Text
6 1 (0.50%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.50%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) Murex
6 1 (0.50%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.50%) Hitachi
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Kent
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