Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 108 123
Rank change year-on-year -39 +15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 9 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.41% 1.91% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 2.01% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 17
Glasgow median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% -30.77%
10th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £41,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £80,000 £55,250
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +26.32% -13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2,120 2,134 2,173
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 94.93% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,537 1,364 1,178
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% -1.19%
10th Percentile £30,447 £31,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

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

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (66.67%) RESTful
3 6 (66.67%) Maven
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) Selenium
5 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 4 (44.44%) JUnit
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
5 4 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
6 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 3 (33.33%) Big Data

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 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Apigee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 6 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Ant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) RESTful
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) Ext JS
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) JDBC
5 2 (22.22%) Spring Batch
6 1 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
5 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL