The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Java Developer
Rank 609 789 793
Rank change year-on-year
+180 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 352 178 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 315 161 176
Median salary £64,500 £61,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.73% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median 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 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Lead Java Developer in the job title.

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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +165 324 £65,000 +6.55% 27
London +145 216 £70,000 +7.69% 19
City of London +92 49 £73,750 +5.35% 5
South East +35 39 £60,000 -4.00% 3
Scotland +13 27 £58,750 +31.28% 1
Glasgow +10 26 £60,000 -18.64% 1
West Midlands +3 19 £57,500 +64.28% 2
Berkshire -1 18 £62,500 -7.40% 2
Warwickshire - 17 £57,500 - 1
Warwick - 16 £57,500 - 1
South West +5 15 £50,000 -9.09%
North West +29 13 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Manchester +7 13 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Sussex - 12 £56,250 -
Yorkshire +12 11 £62,500 +38.88%
Bristol +6 8 £50,000 -9.09%
West Yorkshire +8 7 £62,500 +31.57%
Leeds +7 6 £62,500 +31.57%
Surrey +2 6 £53,750 -14.00%
Burgess Hill - 6 £60,000 -
Wimbledon - 6 - -
Tyne and Wear +10 5 £50,000 +42.85%
East of England +8 5 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 5 £50,000 +42.85%
North East +5 5 £50,000 -
Wokingham - 5 £55,000 - 1
Staines - 4 £53,750 -
Cambridgeshire -12 3 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Sheffield - 3 £55,000 -
Huntingdon - 3 £55,000 - 1

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Lead Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 631 (100.00%) Java
2 439 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 346 (54.83%) Spring
4 284 (45.01%) TDD
5 242 (38.35%) Scrum
6 217 (34.39%) JavaScript
7 203 (32.17%) SQL
8 173 (27.42%) Hibernate
9 168 (26.62%) Finance
10 164 (25.99%) HTML
11 160 (25.36%) Web Services
12 136 (21.55%) RESTful
13 132 (20.92%) Oracle
14 123 (19.49%) JUnit
14 123 (19.49%) Mentoring
15 121 (19.18%) Degree
16 118 (18.70%) Software Engineering
17 114 (18.07%) Maven
18 104 (16.48%) J2EE
19 101 (16.01%) Git (software)
20 100 (15.85%) MySQL
21 98 (15.53%) JMS
21 98 (15.53%) Java EE
22 96 (15.21%) Scala
22 96 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
23 95 (15.06%) Jenkins
24 93 (14.74%) HTML5
24 93 (14.74%) E-Commerce
25 90 (14.26%) Unit Testing
26 87 (13.79%) JAX-RS

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 73 (11.57%) Tomcat
2 67 (10.62%) JBoss
3 54 (8.56%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (7.29%) Apache
5 41 (6.50%) WildFly
6 40 (6.34%) GlassFish
7 39 (6.18%) Node.js
8 32 (5.07%) Apache Solr
9 27 (4.28%) Jetty
10 25 (3.96%) WebSphere
11 23 (3.65%) CMS
12 19 (3.01%) Oracle Coherence
13 17 (2.69%) WebSphere Application Server
14 16 (2.54%) nginx
15 12 (1.90%) WebLogic
16 10 (1.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 10 (1.58%) Apache Spark
17 9 (1.43%) Mule
18 8 (1.27%) Confluence
19 6 (0.95%) GemFire
Applications
1 7 (1.11%) HipChat
2 1 (0.16%) Mingle
2 1 (0.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (4.28%) SaaS
3 15 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.27%) Amazon Kinesis
5 8 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (0.95%) GitHub
7 3 (0.48%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.48%) PaaS
8 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.32%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.58%) Internet
1 10 (1.58%) Skype
2 6 (0.95%) SAN
2 6 (0.95%) SNMP
2 6 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.79%) SSL
4 2 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (15.85%) MySQL
2 79 (12.52%) Relational Database
3 77 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
4 76 (12.04%) NoSQL
5 64 (10.14%) Big Data
6 51 (8.08%) MongoDB
7 40 (6.34%) Oracle Database
8 36 (5.71%) SQL Server
9 27 (4.28%) RDBMS
10 25 (3.96%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.90%) HBase
12 10 (1.58%) Apache Hive
12 10 (1.58%) DB2
13 9 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (1.43%) MariaDB
14 8 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (0.95%) OpenStack Swift
15 6 (0.95%) Redis
16 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 123 (19.49%) JUnit
2 114 (18.07%) Maven
3 101 (16.01%) Git (software)
4 95 (15.06%) Jenkins
5 73 (11.57%) Selenium
6 72 (11.41%) Subversion
7 68 (10.78%) Cucumber
8 55 (8.72%) Mockito
9 50 (7.92%) Hudson
10 47 (7.45%) JBehave
11 46 (7.29%) Gradle
12 40 (6.34%) RSpec
13 37 (5.86%) Eclipse
14 33 (5.23%) JIRA
15 21 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (2.85%) Ant
17 16 (2.54%) NetBeans
18 15 (2.38%) FitNesse
19 14 (2.22%) IntelliJ
20 13 (2.06%) jMock
General
1 168 (26.62%) Finance
2 44 (6.97%) Banking
3 39 (6.18%) Billing
4 23 (3.65%) Games
4 23 (3.65%) Investment Banking
5 18 (2.85%) Retail
6 11 (1.74%) Publishing
6 11 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.27%) Law
7 8 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.27%) Marketing
8 7 (1.11%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.95%) Electronics
10 4 (0.63%) Back Office
10 4 (0.63%) Front Office
11 3 (0.48%) German Language
11 3 (0.48%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Advertising
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (54.83%) Spring
2 173 (27.42%) Hibernate
3 164 (25.99%) HTML
4 160 (25.36%) Web Services
5 136 (21.55%) RESTful
6 104 (16.48%) J2EE
7 98 (15.53%) Java EE
7 98 (15.53%) JMS
8 93 (14.74%) HTML5
9 87 (13.79%) JAX-RS
10 86 (13.63%) CSS
11 84 (13.31%) REST
12 81 (12.84%) XML
13 78 (12.36%) AngularJS
14 74 (11.73%) jQuery
15 61 (9.67%) JPA
16 55 (8.72%) JSON
17 51 (8.08%) .NET
18 48 (7.61%) JSP
19 47 (7.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (12.68%) Computer Science
2 60 (9.51%) Mathematics
3 39 (6.18%) Smart Meter
4 33 (5.23%) User Experience
5 30 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (3.17%) Algorithms
7 16 (2.54%) Fintech
8 14 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (1.90%) Derivative
9 12 (1.90%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (1.43%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.43%) Semantic Web
12 8 (1.27%) IBM Mainframe
13 7 (1.11%) Equities
13 7 (1.11%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.95%) Tandem
14 6 (0.95%) Telematics
15 5 (0.79%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.78%) Linux
2 48 (7.61%) Unix
3 38 (6.02%) Android
4 22 (3.49%) Apple iOS
4 22 (3.49%) Windows
5 2 (0.32%) CentOS
5 2 (0.32%) Solaris
5 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (45.01%) TDD
3 242 (38.35%) Scrum
4 123 (19.49%) Mentoring
5 118 (18.70%) Software Engineering
6 96 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
7 93 (14.74%) E-Commerce
8 90 (14.26%) Unit Testing
9 87 (13.79%) OO
10 81 (12.84%) MVC
11 74 (11.73%) SOA
12 66 (10.46%) Kanban
13 60 (9.51%) Open Source
14 56 (8.87%) BDD
14 56 (8.87%) Multithreading
15 53 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
16 51 (8.08%) Coaching
17 46 (7.29%) SDLC
18 45 (7.13%) Dependency Injection
19 42 (6.66%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 631 (100.00%) Java
2 217 (34.39%) JavaScript
3 203 (32.17%) SQL
4 96 (15.21%) Scala
5 81 (12.84%) Python
6 79 (12.52%) Groovy
7 68 (10.78%) C#
8 45 (7.13%) Ruby
9 31 (4.91%) PL/SQL
10 21 (3.33%) C++
11 20 (3.17%) PHP
12 19 (3.01%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.69%) Bash Shell
13 17 (2.69%) Objective-C
14 14 (2.22%) Perl
15 6 (0.95%) Clojure
15 6 (0.95%) F#
16 5 (0.79%) JCL
17 4 (0.63%) COBOL
17 4 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 121 (19.18%) Degree
2 7 (1.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.79%) PMI Certification
3 5 (0.79%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.32%) PhD
5 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.07%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) SDET
3 2 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (9.03%) Docker
2 9 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (1.11%) HDFS
4 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.16%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 41 (6.50%) Puppet
2 7 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.95%) BladeLogic
3 6 (0.95%) Control-M
3 6 (0.95%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.79%) Salt
5 2 (0.32%) Ansible
5 2 (0.32%) logstash
5 2 (0.32%) StatsD
Vendors
1 132 (20.92%) Oracle
2 31 (4.91%) IBM
3 22 (3.49%) Sybase
4 13 (2.06%) Adobe
5 12 (1.90%) Microsoft
6 11 (1.74%) Google
7 8 (1.27%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.11%) hybris
8 7 (1.11%) Murex
8 7 (1.11%) SAP
9 6 (0.95%) Calypso
9 6 (0.95%) Canoo
9 6 (0.95%) MuleSoft
9 6 (0.95%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.79%) Sun
11 3 (0.48%) ATG
11 3 (0.48%) Reuters
12 2 (0.32%) FatWire
12 2 (0.32%) Rally
12 2 (0.32%) webMethods
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