The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Java Developer
Rank 209 207 198
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.055% 0.054% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.057% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
Lead Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5211 5256 4584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.33% 94.70% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4330 4472 3918
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer across the West Midlands region.

Lead Java Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Java Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
Worcestershire 0 3 £42,500 +8.97%
Lead Java Developer
England

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
3 5 (71.43%) JBoss
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
4 4 (57.14%) JPA
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) PVCS
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) JSP
5 3 (42.86%) JMS
5 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) Toad
5 3 (42.86%) GlassFish
5 3 (42.86%) JSF
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) Java EE
6 2 (28.57%) Java SE
6 2 (28.57%) Maven
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) EJB
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) J2EE

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 3 (42.86%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Fredhopper
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 3 (42.86%) Toad
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) PVCS
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Hudson
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Ant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JPA
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) JSP
3 3 (42.86%) JSF
4 2 (28.57%) Java SE
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Struts
5 1 (14.29%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) ATG
3 1 (14.29%) Intershop
3 1 (14.29%) Endeca
3 1 (14.29%) hybris
3 1 (14.29%) Demandware