The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 29 June 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 87 92
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 18 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.43% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 5
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% +6.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1200 1143 1343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.01% 95.73% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2912 2248 2946
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in Edinburgh

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in Edinburgh

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Java Developer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Edinburgh region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) Java EE
3 26 (83.87%) Open Source
4 24 (77.42%) Open Source Development
4 24 (77.42%) SOA
5 23 (74.19%) Big Data
6 7 (22.58%) Spring
7 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (19.35%) SQL
8 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.13%) HTML
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle
9 4 (12.90%) Linux
10 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
10 3 (9.68%) JSP
10 3 (9.68%) Unix
10 3 (9.68%) Web Services
10 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
11 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
11 2 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (6.45%) SDLC
11 2 (6.45%) People Management
11 2 (6.45%) JAX-RS
11 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
11 2 (6.45%) HTML5
11 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (6.45%) Refactoring
11 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
11 2 (6.45%) jQuery

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.23%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (74.19%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) Java EE
2 7 (22.58%) Spring
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.68%) JSP
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) JAX-RS
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) RESTful
5 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.23%) CSS
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE
6 1 (3.23%) JPA
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware
6 1 (3.23%) React
6 1 (3.23%) RichFaces
6 1 (3.23%) SOAP
6 1 (3.23%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Open Source
2 24 (77.42%) Open Source Development
2 24 (77.42%) SOA
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (6.45%) MVC
5 2 (6.45%) People Management
5 2 (6.45%) Refactoring
5 2 (6.45%) SDLC
5 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.23%) Line Management
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Microservices
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
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