The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 22 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 99 96
Rank change year-on-year +37 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 39 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.27% 1.25% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 1.28% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 5
Median salary £60,000 £51,250 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.07% -33.87%  
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 Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1110 1254 1196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.96% 97.59% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 707 672 766
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Lead Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in Glasgow

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in Glasgow

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in Glasgow over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Java Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Glasgow region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (74.14%) Big Data
3 27 (46.55%) SOA
4 24 (41.38%) Java EE
5 23 (39.66%) Open Source
5 23 (39.66%) Open Source Development
5 23 (39.66%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (34.48%) Apache Spark
6 20 (34.48%) HBase
6 20 (34.48%) MongoDB
6 20 (34.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (32.76%) TDD
8 16 (27.59%) Finance
8 16 (27.59%) Mentoring
9 15 (25.86%) Coaching
10 14 (24.14%) Spring
10 14 (24.14%) Node.js
11 13 (22.41%) Hibernate
11 13 (22.41%) Relational Database
12 12 (20.69%) RDBMS
12 12 (20.69%) SQL
13 11 (18.97%) Oracle
13 11 (18.97%) OOD
13 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (17.24%) OOP
14 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (15.52%) Python
16 7 (12.07%) OO
16 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
16 7 (12.07%) JavaScript

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 20 (34.48%) Apache Spark
2 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (74.14%) Big Data
2 20 (34.48%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (34.48%) HBase
2 20 (34.48%) MongoDB
3 13 (22.41%) Relational Database
4 12 (20.69%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.45%) DB2
7 1 (1.72%) KDB
7 1 (1.72%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
1 7 (12.07%) JUnit
1 7 (12.07%) Maven
1 7 (12.07%) Selenium
2 6 (10.34%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (27.59%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) Java EE
2 14 (24.14%) Node.js
2 14 (24.14%) Spring
3 13 (22.41%) Hibernate
4 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.34%) XML
5 5 (8.62%) CSS
5 5 (8.62%) Ext JS
5 5 (8.62%) HTML
5 5 (8.62%) J2EE
5 5 (8.62%) SOAP
5 5 (8.62%) Web Services
6 4 (6.90%) HTML5
6 4 (6.90%) jQuery
6 4 (6.90%) JSON
6 4 (6.90%) REST
6 4 (6.90%) Struts
6 4 (6.90%) Vaadin
6 4 (6.90%) WSDL
6 4 (6.90%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) SOA
2 23 (39.66%) Open Source
2 23 (39.66%) Open Source Development
3 19 (32.76%) TDD
4 16 (27.59%) Mentoring
5 15 (25.86%) Coaching
6 11 (18.97%) OOD
7 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (17.24%) OOP
8 7 (12.07%) BDD
8 7 (12.07%) OO
8 7 (12.07%) Prototyping
8 7 (12.07%) Scrum
9 6 (10.34%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.90%) CRM
11 4 (6.90%) People Management
11 4 (6.90%) Process Improvement
11 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
3 9 (15.52%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.45%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) C#
7 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) Sybase