Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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

Lead Java Developer
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 43 52
Rank change year-on-year +13 +9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 3.56% 1.73% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 1.74% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Colchester median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +1.96% -
10th Percentile £71,000 £65,000 £58,375
90th Percentile £78,300 £65,000 £68,125
Essex median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year +15.38% +1.96% +15.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent vacancies in Colchester with a recognized job title 222 288 339
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.67% 99.65% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 167 242 300
Colchester median annual salary £38,500 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.09% +10.59% +21.43%
10th Percentile £23,250 £29,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £63,750
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in Colchester

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in Colchester

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Lead Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Colchester region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) EJB
3 5 (62.50%) Struts
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 3 (37.50%) Swing
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Gradle
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) JMS
5 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) Servlets
5 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Geronimo
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) Mahout
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Neo4j
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Ant
1 2 (25.00%) Gradle
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) EJB
3 5 (62.50%) Struts
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Swing
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) JMS
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Servlets
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) FreeMarker
6 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) JPA
6 1 (12.50%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum-ban
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Alteryx
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau