Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Java Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 269 315 370
Rank change year-on-year +46 +55 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 51 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.50% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 46 29 42
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34% +20.83%
10th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9671 11114 16415
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.38% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8765 10132 14264
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Lead Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in the City of London

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in the City of London

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Java Developer in the City of London

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (68.63%) REST
4 28 (54.90%) DevOps
4 28 (54.90%) Spring
5 25 (49.02%) Microservices
6 24 (47.06%) TDD
7 22 (43.14%) Multithreading
8 18 (35.29%) JMS
8 18 (35.29%) Big Data
9 15 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
11 13 (25.49%) Apache Camel
11 13 (25.49%) Docker
11 13 (25.49%) Games
12 10 (19.61%) Hadoop
12 10 (19.61%) Finance
13 8 (15.69%) Banking
13 8 (15.69%) Maven
14 7 (13.73%) SOA
15 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
15 6 (11.76%) Publishing
15 6 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
16 5 (9.80%) Performance Optimisation
16 5 (9.80%) Greenfield Project
16 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
16 5 (9.80%) Apache Spark
16 5 (9.80%) GemFire
16 5 (9.80%) Elasticsearch

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (9.80%) Apache Spark
1 5 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (9.80%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) Big Data
2 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
3 10 (19.61%) Hadoop
4 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Maven
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) jMock
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Mockito
3 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (25.49%) Games
2 10 (19.61%) Finance
3 8 (15.69%) Banking
4 6 (11.76%) Publishing
5 5 (9.80%) Front Office
6 3 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (68.63%) REST
2 28 (54.90%) Spring
3 18 (35.29%) JMS
4 13 (25.49%) Apache Camel
5 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
6 4 (7.84%) RESTful
7 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.88%) J2EE
7 3 (5.88%) Spring Boot
8 2 (3.92%) Spring Security
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
9 1 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (1.96%) CNTK
9 1 (1.96%) Dropwizard
9 1 (1.96%) J2SE
9 1 (1.96%) Java SE
9 1 (1.96%) jBPM
9 1 (1.96%) SOAP
9 1 (1.96%) TensorFlow
9 1 (1.96%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Credit Risk
1 5 (9.80%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (9.80%) Market Risk
2 4 (7.84%) Fintech
3 3 (5.88%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) HoloLens
5 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) DevOps
3 25 (49.02%) Microservices
4 24 (47.06%) TDD
5 22 (43.14%) Multithreading
6 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.73%) SOA
8 6 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
8 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.80%) MVC
9 5 (9.80%) OOP
9 5 (9.80%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.84%) Scrum
11 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.92%) Front End Development
12 2 (3.92%) Low Latency
12 2 (3.92%) Machine Learning
12 2 (3.92%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (7.84%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
1 1 (1.96%) VMware