Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 114 136
Rank change year-on-year -2 +22 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 34 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.47% 1.20% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.24% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 7
Glasgow median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% -
10th Percentile £54,750 £41,000 £52,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,125 £80,000
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% -13.64% +10.00%

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 2213 2090 2450
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.49% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1164 1580
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 November 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 November 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (52.94%) Mentoring
3 18 (52.94%) Spring
4 16 (47.06%) Big Data
5 13 (38.24%) Finance
6 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (32.35%) Python
8 10 (29.41%) Coaching
9 9 (26.47%) C++
9 9 (26.47%) Hibernate
10 8 (23.53%) TDD
10 8 (23.53%) Java EE
10 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
10 8 (23.53%) Node.js
11 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (20.59%) BDD
11 7 (20.59%) HBase
11 7 (20.59%) Apache Spark
11 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
12 6 (17.65%) Maven
12 6 (17.65%) JUnit
12 6 (17.65%) Web Services
12 6 (17.65%) SOA
12 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
12 6 (17.65%) Analytics
12 6 (17.65%) RESTful
12 6 (17.65%) Open Source
13 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
13 5 (14.71%) Machine Learning

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 (20.59%) Apache Spark
2 5 (14.71%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (14.71%) JBoss
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SSH
1 4 (11.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) Big Data
2 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (20.59%) HBase
4 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.94%) DB2
6 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.94%) KDB
6 1 (2.94%) Kdb+
6 1 (2.94%) MySQL
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) JUnit
1 6 (17.65%) Maven
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) GitLab
3 4 (11.76%) Mockito
4 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium
6 1 (2.94%) Android Studio
6 1 (2.94%) Ant
6 1 (2.94%) Gradle
6 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) Spring
2 9 (26.47%) Hibernate
3 8 (23.53%) Java EE
3 8 (23.53%) Node.js
4 6 (17.65%) RESTful
4 6 (17.65%) Web Services
5 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (14.71%) SOAP
5 5 (14.71%) Spring Cloud
6 4 (11.76%) J2EE
6 4 (11.76%) JDBC
6 4 (11.76%) JSON
6 4 (11.76%) Spring Security
7 3 (8.82%) XML
8 2 (5.88%) CSS
8 2 (5.88%) Ext JS
8 2 (5.88%) HTML
9 1 (2.94%) REST
9 1 (2.94%) Retrofit
9 1 (2.94%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Mentoring
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Coaching
4 8 (23.53%) TDD
5 7 (20.59%) BDD
5 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.65%) Analytics
6 6 (17.65%) Open Source
6 6 (17.65%) SOA
7 5 (14.71%) Change Management
7 5 (14.71%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (14.71%) Machine Learning
7 5 (14.71%) Open Source Development
7 5 (14.71%) Process Management
7 5 (14.71%) Refactoring
8 4 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
8 4 (11.76%) Scrum
9 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) Python
3 9 (26.47%) C++
4 5 (14.71%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) Jython
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle
1 1 (2.94%) Sybase