The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 78 88
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 25 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.62% 2.29% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 2.36% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 3
Median salary £60,000 £61,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% -12.14%  
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 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 922 1271 1110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.75% 96.95% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 515 808 738
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,650
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -5.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) Big Data
3 17 (43.59%) Open Source
3 17 (43.59%) SOA
4 15 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.90%) Spring
6 12 (30.77%) Java EE
6 12 (30.77%) Hibernate
6 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
7 11 (28.21%) TDD
7 11 (28.21%) Open Source Development
8 10 (25.64%) SQL
9 7 (17.95%) Oracle
9 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
9 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (17.95%) Multithreading
9 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
10 6 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (15.38%) HBase
10 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.38%) Apache Spark
10 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 5 (12.82%) JUnit
11 5 (12.82%) Python
11 5 (12.82%) JMS
11 5 (12.82%) OOD
11 5 (12.82%) OOP
11 5 (12.82%) JBoss

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 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.38%) Apache Spark
3 5 (12.82%) JBoss
4 4 (10.26%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (10.26%) GemFire
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) Big Data
2 15 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 6 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (15.38%) HBase
4 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.26%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.13%) Blockchain
7 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.56%) DB2
8 1 (2.56%) Informix
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) JUnit
1 5 (12.82%) Selenium
2 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) Maven
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.26%) Back Office
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
1 4 (10.26%) General Ledger
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) Spring
2 12 (30.77%) Hibernate
2 12 (30.77%) Java EE
3 5 (12.82%) JMS
3 5 (12.82%) Node.js
4 4 (10.26%) J2EE
4 4 (10.26%) Protocol Buffers
4 4 (10.26%) Web Services
5 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.69%) CSS
5 3 (7.69%) Ext JS
5 3 (7.69%) HTML
5 3 (7.69%) SOAP
5 3 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) CSS3
6 2 (5.13%) HTML5
6 2 (5.13%) jQuery
6 2 (5.13%) React
6 2 (5.13%) REST
6 2 (5.13%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.56%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Open Source
1 17 (43.59%) SOA
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Open Source Development
3 11 (28.21%) TDD
4 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.95%) Multithreading
5 5 (12.82%) BDD
5 5 (12.82%) OOD
5 5 (12.82%) OOP
5 5 (12.82%) Prototyping
5 5 (12.82%) Scrum
6 4 (10.26%) Cash Management
6 4 (10.26%) Coaching
6 4 (10.26%) Microservices
6 4 (10.26%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.13%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) SAP