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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Java Developer
Rank 751 777 766
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 151 162 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 144 141 105
Average salary £61,750 £57,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.39% +19.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +6 139 £62,500 +8.69% 15
London +17 76 £68,750 +12.24% 8
South East +12 29 £65,000 +16.07% 1
Berkshire +2 19 £67,500 +35.00% 1
City of London +15 12 £70,000 +16.66%
Reading +1 10 £67,500 +17.39% 1
East of England +10 9 £52,500 +10.52%
Cambridge +25 8 £52,500 +10.52%
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £52,500 +10.52%
West Yorkshire +1 8 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire -15 8 £50,000 - 2
Scotland +4 7 £44,750 -10.50%
Leeds 0 6 £48,750 -2.50% 1
West Midlands -6 6 £45,000 -6.73%
Maidenhead - 6 £70,000 -
Edinburgh +11 5 £44,750 +24.30%
South West 0 5 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Surrey +2 4 £57,500 +9.52%
North West -12 4 £53,000 -3.63% 2
Birmingham -5 3 £47,500 -12.03%
Milton Keynes - 3 £41,950 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £41,950 -
Glasgow +7 2 £80,000 -
Manchester -9 2 - - 1
Oxford - 2 £52,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £70,000 -
Exeter - 2 £45,000 -
Devon - 2 £45,000 - 1
Slough - 2 £62,500 -
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 268 (100.00%) Java
2 181 (67.54%) Spring
3 175 (65.30%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (45.15%) Hibernate
5 113 (42.16%) TDD
6 98 (36.57%) J2EE
7 90 (33.58%) OO
8 80 (29.85%) Web Services
9 78 (29.10%) JavaScript
9 78 (29.10%) Scrum
10 71 (26.49%) Oracle
11 68 (25.37%) MySQL
12 64 (23.88%) Maven
13 62 (23.13%) Tomcat
14 56 (20.90%) REST
15 53 (19.78%) Finance
16 49 (18.28%) HTML
17 48 (17.91%) SQL
17 48 (17.91%) Linux
18 45 (16.79%) BDD
19 44 (16.42%) JMS
20 42 (15.67%) Jenkins
21 41 (15.30%) MVC
22 40 (14.93%) JUnit
22 40 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
23 39 (14.55%) Software Engineering
23 39 (14.55%) SOAP
24 38 (14.18%) Mentoring
25 37 (13.81%) UNIX
26 36 (13.43%) CSS

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 62 (23.13%) Tomcat
2 24 (8.96%) Apache Solr
2 24 (8.96%) JBoss
3 19 (7.09%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (6.72%) Apache
5 14 (5.22%) Apache Spark
6 12 (4.48%) WebLogic
7 9 (3.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (2.61%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.87%) Confluence
10 5 (1.87%) Node.js
11 2 (0.75%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.37%) Jetty
12 1 (0.37%) Liferay
12 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.37%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.22%) SaaS
3 9 (3.36%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.75%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.36%) AMQP
2 5 (1.87%) LDAP
3 4 (1.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (25.37%) MySQL
2 30 (11.19%) NoSQL
3 27 (10.07%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 21 (7.84%) MongoDB
5 21 (7.84%) Hadoop
6 18 (6.72%) SQL Server
7 12 (4.48%) Big Data
8 10 (3.73%) Redis
9 9 (3.36%) Riak
9 9 (3.36%) MarkLogic
9 9 (3.36%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.61%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.87%) Triplestore
11 5 (1.87%) Mahout
12 3 (1.12%) Jackrabbit
13 2 (0.75%) Aerospike
14 1 (0.37%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 64 (23.88%) Maven
2 42 (15.67%) Jenkins
3 40 (14.93%) JUnit
4 29 (10.82%) Mockito
5 21 (7.84%) Selenium
5 21 (7.84%) Git (software)
6 20 (7.46%) Subversion
7 17 (6.34%) jMock
8 16 (5.97%) Ant
9 14 (5.22%) Eclipse
10 8 (2.99%) JBehave
11 7 (2.61%) SpecFlow
12 6 (2.24%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.87%) JIRA
14 4 (1.49%) CruiseControl
14 4 (1.49%) EasyMock
15 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Workshop
15 2 (0.75%) NetBeans
15 2 (0.75%) SonarQube
General
1 53 (19.78%) Finance
2 17 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.85%) Back Office
4 11 (4.10%) Front Office
5 9 (3.36%) Games
5 9 (3.36%) Marketing
6 8 (2.99%) Retail
7 7 (2.61%) Advertising
8 6 (2.24%) Banking
9 4 (1.49%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.49%) Electronics
9 4 (1.49%) Legal
9 4 (1.49%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.12%) Interactive Media
10 3 (1.12%) Publishing
11 2 (0.75%) Law
12 1 (0.37%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (67.54%) Spring
2 121 (45.15%) Hibernate
3 98 (36.57%) J2EE
4 80 (29.85%) Web Services
5 56 (20.90%) REST
6 49 (18.28%) HTML
7 44 (16.42%) JMS
8 39 (14.55%) SOAP
9 36 (13.43%) CSS
9 36 (13.43%) Spring Security
10 34 (12.69%) XML
11 33 (12.31%) Java EE
12 32 (11.94%) Spring MVC
13 31 (11.57%) jQuery
13 31 (11.57%) JSP
14 25 (9.33%) Servlets
15 24 (8.96%) RESTful
16 18 (6.72%) GWT
17 16 (5.97%) ActiveMQ
18 15 (5.60%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.48%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.99%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.99%) Fixed Income
5 7 (2.61%) SWIFT
6 6 (2.24%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.87%) FMCG
7 5 (1.87%) Derivative
7 5 (1.87%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (1.87%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.49%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.49%) DTV
8 4 (1.49%) PMI
9 3 (1.12%) GIS
9 3 (1.12%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.12%) Equities
9 3 (1.12%) User Experience
10 2 (0.75%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.91%) Linux
2 37 (13.81%) UNIX
3 21 (7.84%) Windows
4 9 (3.36%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.24%) Android
6 5 (1.87%) CentOS
7 4 (1.49%) Fedora
8 1 (0.37%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (65.30%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (42.16%) TDD
3 90 (33.58%) OO
4 78 (29.10%) Scrum
5 45 (16.79%) BDD
6 41 (15.30%) MVC
7 40 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (14.55%) Software Engineering
9 38 (14.18%) Mentoring
10 34 (12.69%) Unit Testing
11 30 (11.19%) E-Commerce
12 25 (9.33%) OOD
13 21 (7.84%) Waterfall
14 20 (7.46%) Multithreading
15 19 (7.09%) Kanban
15 19 (7.09%) Open Source
16 17 (6.34%) Low Latency
16 17 (6.34%) UML
16 17 (6.34%) SDLC
17 16 (5.97%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 268 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (29.10%) JavaScript
3 48 (17.91%) SQL
4 26 (9.70%) Scala
5 19 (7.09%) Python
6 15 (5.60%) Ruby
6 15 (5.60%) C#
7 12 (4.48%) Groovy
8 11 (4.10%) PHP
9 10 (3.73%) Go
10 9 (3.36%) Clojure
10 9 (3.36%) Erlang
11 7 (2.61%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.87%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.87%) XQuery
12 5 (1.87%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.49%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.49%) PHP5
13 4 (1.49%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (3.73%) Degree
2 6 (2.24%) OCP
2 6 (2.24%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.49%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.99%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (3.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (3.73%) Puppet
1 10 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.36%) Mesos
3 6 (2.24%) Nagios
4 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) Salt
4 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 71 (26.49%) Oracle
2 19 (7.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.85%) IBM
4 10 (3.73%) Red Hat
4 10 (3.73%) Atlassian
5 8 (2.99%) Google
6 6 (2.24%) Splunk
7 4 (1.49%) SAP
8 3 (1.12%) Facebook
9 2 (0.75%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.75%) Sybase
9 2 (0.75%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.75%) ATG
9 2 (0.75%) Informatica
10 1 (0.37%) hybris
10 1 (0.37%) VMware
10 1 (0.37%) Sun
10 1 (0.37%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.37%) SaltStack
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