Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 83 107
Rank change year-on-year -53 +24 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 23 52 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.94% 2.61% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 2.73% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 52 36
Glasgow median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -8.75% +6.05%
10th Percentile £55,500 £60,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +6.48%

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 2,371 1,908 2,560
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 95.64% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,720 1,175 1,524
Glasgow median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,988 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,600 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.15% +2.35%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

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 27 May 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) Spring
3 19 (82.61%) SDLC
4 16 (69.57%) Maven
5 15 (65.22%) Hibernate
6 13 (56.52%) TDD
7 12 (52.17%) BDD
8 11 (47.83%) JBoss
9 10 (43.48%) SOA
9 10 (43.48%) Scrum
9 10 (43.48%) Drools
10 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (30.43%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
13 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
13 5 (21.74%) OOD
13 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (21.74%) OO
13 5 (21.74%) JUnit
13 5 (21.74%) GemFire
13 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
13 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
13 5 (21.74%) Concurrent Programming
13 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
14 4 (17.39%) Python
14 4 (17.39%) Finance
14 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
15 3 (13.04%) Sybase
15 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
15 3 (13.04%) Test Automation

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 11 (47.83%) JBoss
2 5 (21.74%) GemFire
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Maven
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) JUnit
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) Spring
2 15 (65.22%) Hibernate
3 10 (43.48%) Drools
4 2 (8.70%) Django
4 2 (8.70%) Flask
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) SDLC
2 13 (56.52%) TDD
3 12 (52.17%) BDD
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) SOA
5 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
7 5 (21.74%) Concurrent Programming
7 5 (21.74%) OO
7 5 (21.74%) OOD
7 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
9 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
10 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
11 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Java 8
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Sybase
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle