Period
to 18 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 18 April 2019.

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

Lead Java Developer
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 102 90
Rank change year-on-year +34 -12 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 21 16 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.35% 1.07% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 1.10% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 42
Essex median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £57,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% - -2.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 864 1,461 1,836
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 97.40% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 678 1,261 1,395
Essex median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.58% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in Essex

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in Essex

Lead Java Developer
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 18 April 2019. 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
Colchester +28 15 £75,000 -3.23%
Chelmsford +2 1 £80,000 +6.67%
Lead Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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 Essex region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) JBoss
1 21 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (95.24%) Maven
2 20 (95.24%) Gradle
2 20 (95.24%) JMS
2 20 (95.24%) Ant
3 16 (76.19%) SOAP
3 16 (76.19%) Web Services
3 16 (76.19%) Linux
3 16 (76.19%) Oracle
3 16 (76.19%) JSP
3 16 (76.19%) Apache
3 16 (76.19%) Swing
3 16 (76.19%) Tomcat
3 16 (76.19%) MVC
3 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
3 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) Spring
3 16 (76.19%) Java EE
3 16 (76.19%) Spring MVC
4 15 (71.43%) FreeMarker
4 15 (71.43%) GlassFish
4 15 (71.43%) JPA
4 15 (71.43%) REST
4 15 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
4 15 (71.43%) TopLink
4 15 (71.43%) Servlets
4 15 (71.43%) RDBMS

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 21 (100.00%) JBoss
1 21 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (76.19%) Apache
2 16 (76.19%) Tomcat
3 15 (71.43%) Apache Geronimo
3 15 (71.43%) GlassFish
4 14 (66.67%) Apache Spark
5 7 (33.33%) Apache Pig
6 6 (28.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
2 15 (71.43%) MySQL
2 15 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 14 (66.67%) Apache Hive
3 14 (66.67%) Big Data
3 14 (66.67%) CouchDB
3 14 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 14 (66.67%) Mahout
3 14 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 14 (66.67%) Neo4j
3 14 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 14 (66.67%) Sqoop
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (95.24%) Ant
1 20 (95.24%) Gradle
1 20 (95.24%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) JMS
2 16 (76.19%) Java EE
2 16 (76.19%) JSP
2 16 (76.19%) SOAP
2 16 (76.19%) Spring
2 16 (76.19%) Spring MVC
2 16 (76.19%) Swing
2 16 (76.19%) Web Services
3 15 (71.43%) CSS
3 15 (71.43%) EJB
3 15 (71.43%) FreeMarker
3 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 15 (71.43%) HTML
3 15 (71.43%) JPA
3 15 (71.43%) REST
3 15 (71.43%) Servlets
3 15 (71.43%) TopLink
4 8 (38.10%) Ajax
5 5 (23.81%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (76.19%) MVC
2 14 (66.67%) Analytics
3 9 (42.86%) OOP
4 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
4 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
4 8 (38.10%) Scrum-ban
5 2 (9.52%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 14 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 14 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 14 (66.67%) Alteryx
2 14 (66.67%) Tableau