Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 January 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 665 691 690
Rank change year-on-year +26 -1 +183
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 522 512 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 445 442 561
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 155,678 161,272 189,609
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.48% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 127,583 135,220 160,036
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in England

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in England

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Lead Java Developer in England

Lead Java Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 238 £75,000 -3.23% 29
South East +34 71 £68,000 +4.62% 12
Midlands +66 67 £50,000 -13.04% 7
North of England +14 54 £55,000 +8.91% 6
South West -13 50 £47,500 -36.67% 3
West Midlands +55 43 £47,500 -13.64% 5
East of England -4 29 £65,000 -3.70% 3
North West -5 29 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East Midlands +34 24 £51,500 -15.92% 2
Yorkshire +17 21 £55,000 -8.33% 1
North East -13 4 £60,000 +26.32%
Lead Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 England region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 522 (100.00%) Java
2 334 (63.98%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (43.87%) Spring
4 152 (29.12%) TDD
5 133 (25.48%) JavaScript
6 122 (23.37%) Hibernate
7 114 (21.84%) HTML
8 110 (21.07%) REST
9 107 (20.50%) J2EE
10 104 (19.92%) Mentoring
11 102 (19.54%) Software Engineering
12 101 (19.35%) Scrum
13 97 (18.58%) Web Services
13 97 (18.58%) Microservices
14 95 (18.20%) Finance
15 90 (17.24%) NoSQL
16 85 (16.28%) SQL
17 83 (15.90%) Oracle
17 83 (15.90%) Docker
18 81 (15.52%) Big Data
19 80 (15.33%) Amazon AWS
20 78 (14.94%) Maven
21 77 (14.75%) Degree
22 75 (14.37%) RESTful
23 74 (14.18%) CSS
23 74 (14.18%) SDLC
24 71 (13.60%) DevOps
25 70 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
26 68 (13.03%) Linux
26 68 (13.03%) OO

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 44 (8.43%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (6.70%) Apache
3 28 (5.36%) WebSphere
4 24 (4.60%) Apache Spark
5 23 (4.41%) JBoss
6 22 (4.21%) Tomcat
7 16 (3.07%) Confluence
8 15 (2.87%) WebLogic
9 14 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (2.30%) MQSeries
11 11 (2.11%) Apache Pig
12 7 (1.34%) OpenStack
13 6 (1.15%) Mule
13 6 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.77%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
15 3 (0.57%) CMS
16 1 (0.19%) nginx
16 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.19%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.19%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 80 (15.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.68%) GitHub
4 13 (2.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.34%) SaaS
7 3 (0.57%) TestFlight
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.38%) Serverless
9 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.19%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.11%) Internet
2 7 (1.34%) HTTP
3 3 (0.57%) AMQP
4 2 (0.38%) Broadband
4 2 (0.38%) PPP
5 1 (0.19%) DNS
5 1 (0.19%) FTP
5 1 (0.19%) SMS
5 1 (0.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 81 (15.52%) Big Data
3 55 (10.54%) MySQL
4 54 (10.34%) Hadoop
5 44 (8.43%) MongoDB
6 32 (6.13%) Relational Database
7 31 (5.94%) HBase
8 29 (5.56%) SQL Server
9 28 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (4.21%) RDBMS
11 18 (3.45%) Oracle Database
12 15 (2.87%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (2.30%) Redis
14 11 (2.11%) Apache Hive
15 10 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 9 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (1.15%) Neo4j
18 5 (0.96%) KDB
19 4 (0.77%) DB2
20 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 78 (14.94%) Maven
2 63 (12.07%) Jenkins
3 43 (8.24%) Git (software)
4 39 (7.47%) JIRA
5 24 (4.60%) Cucumber
6 22 (4.21%) Gradle
7 19 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (3.64%) Selenium
7 19 (3.64%) Subversion
8 18 (3.45%) TeamCity
9 16 (3.07%) Eclipse
10 15 (2.87%) JUnit
11 13 (2.49%) Ant
12 11 (2.11%) JMeter
13 9 (1.72%) JBehave
13 9 (1.72%) SoapUI
13 9 (1.72%) Vagrant
13 9 (1.72%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.53%) NeoLoad
14 8 (1.53%) Ranorex
General
1 95 (18.20%) Finance
2 51 (9.77%) Banking
3 27 (5.17%) Games
4 24 (4.60%) Retail
5 21 (4.02%) Legal
6 13 (2.49%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.49%) Marketing
7 12 (2.30%) Advertising
8 11 (2.11%) Publishing
9 10 (1.92%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.53%) Front Office
11 6 (1.15%) Automotive
11 6 (1.15%) Electronics
11 6 (1.15%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.96%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (43.87%) Spring
2 122 (23.37%) Hibernate
3 114 (21.84%) HTML
4 110 (21.07%) REST
5 107 (20.50%) J2EE
6 97 (18.58%) Web Services
7 75 (14.37%) RESTful
8 74 (14.18%) CSS
9 60 (11.49%) AngularJS
10 59 (11.30%) JMS
11 49 (9.39%) HTML5
12 43 (8.24%) XML
13 42 (8.05%) Java EE
14 41 (7.85%) React
15 39 (7.47%) Node.js
15 39 (7.47%) SOAP
16 34 (6.51%) .NET
17 32 (6.13%) Apache Camel
18 29 (5.56%) JSP
19 26 (4.98%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.00%) Greenfield Project
2 46 (8.81%) Computer Science
3 45 (8.62%) Fintech
4 38 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.45%) Fixed Income
7 14 (2.68%) Equities
8 13 (2.49%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.11%) User Experience
10 7 (1.34%) Derivative
11 6 (1.15%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.15%) Market Risk
12 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.96%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.77%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.57%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.57%) Credit Derivative
14 3 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.57%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.38%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 68 (13.03%) Linux
2 29 (5.56%) Unix
3 19 (3.64%) AIX
4 6 (1.15%) Windows
5 5 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.57%) Android
6 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) CentOS
7 1 (0.19%) Debian
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (63.98%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (29.12%) TDD
3 104 (19.92%) Mentoring
4 102 (19.54%) Software Engineering
5 101 (19.35%) Scrum
6 97 (18.58%) Microservices
7 74 (14.18%) SDLC
8 71 (13.60%) DevOps
9 70 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (13.03%) OO
11 64 (12.26%) BDD
12 57 (10.92%) Test Automation
13 55 (10.54%) Multithreading
14 49 (9.39%) E-Commerce
15 37 (7.09%) Open Source
16 36 (6.90%) MVC
17 27 (5.17%) Mathematics
18 26 (4.98%) Unit Testing
19 25 (4.79%) OOP
19 25 (4.79%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 522 (100.00%) Java
2 133 (25.48%) JavaScript
3 85 (16.28%) SQL
4 60 (11.49%) Scala
5 46 (8.81%) C#
6 32 (6.13%) PHP
6 32 (6.13%) Python
7 28 (5.36%) C++
8 16 (3.07%) Ruby
9 11 (2.11%) C
9 11 (2.11%) Groovy
10 9 (1.72%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.15%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.77%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.77%) XPath
14 2 (0.38%) Perl
14 2 (0.38%) R
15 1 (0.19%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.19%) Go
Qualifications
1 77 (14.75%) Degree
2 46 (8.81%) Security Cleared
3 35 (6.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (5.94%) SC Cleared
5 17 (3.26%) Sun Certification
6 13 (2.49%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (2.30%) OCMJD
7 12 (2.30%) OCPJP
7 12 (2.30%) OCPJWCD
8 10 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.96%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.19%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) GCP
2 1 (0.19%) PMO
2 1 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 83 (15.90%) Docker
2 4 (0.77%) VirtualBox
2 4 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (4.60%) Puppet
2 20 (3.83%) Ansible
3 16 (3.07%) Kubernetes
4 12 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.34%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (1.15%) Terraform
7 2 (0.38%) Ambari
8 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.19%) Control-M
8 1 (0.19%) Kibana
Vendors
1 83 (15.90%) Oracle
2 28 (5.36%) Google
3 19 (3.64%) webMethods
4 16 (3.07%) Twitter
5 13 (2.49%) Sun
6 8 (1.53%) Sybase
7 6 (1.15%) SAP
8 5 (0.96%) MuleSoft
8 5 (0.96%) VMware
9 4 (0.77%) Adobe
10 3 (0.57%) IBM
11 2 (0.38%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.38%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.19%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.19%) Coverity
12 1 (0.19%) Facebook
12 1 (0.19%) hybris
12 1 (0.19%) Remedy
12 1 (0.19%) Tableau
12 1 (0.19%) Zend