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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Java Developer
Rank 771 767 763
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 110 125 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 88 102 103
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £70,000 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -21 100 £55,000 -8.33% 22
London -12 45 £67,500 +12.50% 13
South East -11 24 £62,500 - 2
East of England +12 18 £52,500 -10.63% 3
City of London +3 12 £75,000 +45.63% 7
Cambridgeshire +9 10 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Cambridge +6 10 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire +2 10 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Egham - 10 £62,500 -
Surrey - 10 £62,500 -
Scotland +8 9 - - 3
Glasgow +18 8 - - 1
Essex - 7 £55,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +11 6 £47,500 -
Berkshire -4 6 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Hampshire -12 6 £55,000 -12.00%
Docklands, London - 6 - -
Reading - 6 £67,500 - 1
Southampton - 5 £55,000 -
Chelmsford - 5 - -
West Yorkshire +1 4 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Leeds -5 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Middlesbrough - 4 £45,000 -
Kent - 3 £52,500 -
South West - 2 £48,375 -
West Drayton - 2 £55,000 -
Bristol - 2 £48,375 -
Harrogate - 2 £50,000 -
Edinburgh -2 1 - - 2
Manchester -5 1 £47,500 -9.52% 1

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 216 (100.00%) Java
2 140 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (50.93%) Spring
4 96 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 63 (29.17%) J2EE
6 59 (27.31%) Scrum
7 55 (25.46%) OO
8 52 (24.07%) Oracle
9 50 (23.15%) JavaScript
10 49 (22.69%) SQL
10 49 (22.69%) TDD
11 47 (21.76%) MySQL
12 43 (19.91%) Finance
13 39 (18.06%) HTML
14 34 (15.74%) Web Services
15 33 (15.28%) MVC
15 33 (15.28%) Software Engineering
16 32 (14.81%) Spring MVC
17 30 (13.89%) Tomcat
18 29 (13.43%) Microsoft
19 28 (12.96%) JBoss
19 28 (12.96%) Linux
19 28 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
20 27 (12.50%) E-Commerce
21 25 (11.57%) Maven
22 24 (11.11%) Apache
23 23 (10.65%) Retail
23 23 (10.65%) jQuery
24 22 (10.19%) OOD
25 21 (9.72%) XML

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 28 (12.96%) JBoss
3 24 (11.11%) Apache
4 17 (7.87%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.46%) CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Confluence
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (5.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.31%) HTTP
2 4 (1.85%) IP Telephony
3 3 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (21.76%) MySQL
2 14 (6.48%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.31%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.39%) Big Data
6 3 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.46%) OLAP
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.46%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 25 (11.57%) Maven
2 17 (7.87%) JUnit
3 16 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 10 (4.63%) Selenium
6 9 (4.17%) Subversion
7 8 (3.70%) Git (software)
8 7 (3.24%) JBehave
8 7 (3.24%) Mockito
8 7 (3.24%) jMock
8 7 (3.24%) JIRA
9 6 (2.78%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.31%) Ant
11 2 (0.93%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.46%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.46%) JMeter
12 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (19.91%) Finance
2 23 (10.65%) Retail
3 9 (4.17%) Front Office
4 7 (3.24%) Banking
5 5 (2.31%) Back Office
6 4 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.85%) Publishing
7 3 (1.39%) Interactive Media
7 3 (1.39%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.46%) Electronics
9 1 (0.46%) Legal
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (50.93%) Spring
2 96 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 63 (29.17%) J2EE
4 39 (18.06%) HTML
5 34 (15.74%) Web Services
6 32 (14.81%) Spring MVC
7 23 (10.65%) jQuery
8 21 (9.72%) XML
9 20 (9.26%) SOAP
9 20 (9.26%) JMS
10 19 (8.80%) CSS
11 18 (8.33%) Java EE
11 18 (8.33%) JBoss Seam
12 16 (7.41%) REST
13 14 (6.48%) JSON
14 13 (6.02%) Servlets
15 12 (5.56%) Ajax
16 11 (5.09%) JSP
16 11 (5.09%) RESTful
16 11 (5.09%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.63%) Fixed Income
2 10 (4.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.70%) Open Source
3 8 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.78%) SWIFT
4 6 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.78%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.39%) Derivative
6 3 (1.39%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.39%) iPad
7 2 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.93%) Equities
7 2 (0.93%) User Experience
7 2 (0.93%) GIS
8 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.46%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.96%) Linux
2 19 (8.80%) UNIX
3 9 (4.17%) Windows
4 5 (2.31%) Android
5 4 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.93%) CentOS
7 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.46%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (27.31%) Scrum
3 55 (25.46%) OO
4 49 (22.69%) TDD
5 33 (15.28%) MVC
5 33 (15.28%) Software Engineering
6 28 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 22 (10.19%) OOD
9 21 (9.72%) BDD
9 21 (9.72%) Mentoring
10 17 (7.87%) Waterfall
10 17 (7.87%) Data Analysis
11 16 (7.41%) Unit Testing
12 15 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (6.94%) Multithreading
13 13 (6.02%) Low Latency
14 12 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (4.63%) Web Development
15 10 (4.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 216 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (23.15%) JavaScript
3 49 (22.69%) SQL
4 13 (6.02%) C#
5 7 (3.24%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.31%) Ruby
7 4 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.85%) C++
7 4 (1.85%) PHP
8 3 (1.39%) Python
8 3 (1.39%) Scala
9 2 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.46%) Perl
10 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.46%) PHP5
10 1 (0.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (7.87%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.93%) VCP4
2 2 (0.93%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) SLA
1 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 52 (24.07%) Oracle
2 29 (13.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.78%) IBM
4 3 (1.39%) DataSynapse
4 3 (1.39%) Sybase
5 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.93%) hybris
5 2 (0.93%) Google
5 2 (0.93%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.46%) Actimize
6 1 (0.46%) Endeca
6 1 (0.46%) Facebook
6 1 (0.46%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.46%) Open Text
6 1 (0.46%) SAP
6 1 (0.46%) Murex
6 1 (0.46%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.46%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.46%) Informatica
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