Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 625 668
Rank change year-on-year +20 +43 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 240 225 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 186 192 197
London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +8.95%
10th Percentile £58,438 £62,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £107,500 £97,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70423 72714 85406
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.96% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55426 62754 72552
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in London

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in London

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in London over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Java Developer in London

Lead Java Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +15 53 £70,000 -12.50% 3
West London +9 4 £73,750 +22.92% 2
East London +2 4 £75,000 -28.57%
South London 0 1 - -
Lead Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 240 (100.00%) Java
2 136 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (40.42%) Spring
4 74 (30.83%) JavaScript
5 73 (30.42%) Finance
6 67 (27.92%) Banking
7 62 (25.83%) TDD
7 62 (25.83%) REST
8 60 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 58 (24.17%) DevOps
10 56 (23.33%) BDD
11 55 (22.92%) .NET
12 54 (22.50%) Oracle
13 53 (22.08%) Microservices
13 53 (22.08%) SDLC
14 52 (21.67%) OO
15 50 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
16 48 (20.00%) RESTful
17 47 (19.58%) SQL
18 45 (18.75%) Jenkins
19 41 (17.08%) Sybase
19 41 (17.08%) Investment Banking
20 40 (16.67%) WebSphere
20 40 (16.67%) Multithreading
20 40 (16.67%) Scrum
21 39 (16.25%) Linux
22 38 (15.83%) Hibernate
23 37 (15.42%) OOD
23 37 (15.42%) NoSQL
24 35 (14.58%) N-Tier

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 40 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 31 (12.92%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.75%) Apache
4 9 (3.75%) Apache Spark
5 7 (2.92%) Jetty
6 6 (2.50%) CMS
6 6 (2.50%) GemFire
7 5 (2.08%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.08%) CoreMedia CMS
8 3 (1.25%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.25%) Confluence
9 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.42%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.42%) nginx
9 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 60 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.92%) SaaS
5 5 (2.08%) GitHub
6 3 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.83%) Serverless
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.42%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.00%) Internet
2 3 (1.25%) AMQP
2 3 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.83%) SMPP
4 1 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.42%) NoSQL
2 35 (14.58%) KDB
3 29 (12.08%) Big Data
4 24 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (9.58%) Hadoop
6 21 (8.75%) MongoDB
7 15 (6.25%) MySQL
8 14 (5.83%) Relational Database
9 13 (5.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (3.75%) HBase
10 9 (3.75%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (2.50%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.08%) Apache Hive
14 4 (1.67%) Redis
15 3 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (1.25%) Text Mining
16 1 (0.42%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 45 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 35 (14.58%) Maven
3 33 (13.75%) Git (software)
4 28 (11.67%) JIRA
5 10 (4.17%) JUnit
6 8 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.33%) TestNG
7 7 (2.92%) Subversion
8 6 (2.50%) FitNesse
8 6 (2.50%) JBehave
8 6 (2.50%) Selenium
8 6 (2.50%) SpecFlow
8 6 (2.50%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.25%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.83%) Gradle
10 2 (0.83%) Hamcrest
10 2 (0.83%) jMock
11 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
General
1 73 (30.42%) Finance
2 67 (27.92%) Banking
3 41 (17.08%) Investment Banking
4 35 (14.58%) Retail Banking
5 24 (10.00%) Games
6 20 (8.33%) Retail
7 7 (2.92%) Front Office
8 6 (2.50%) Publishing
9 5 (2.08%) Marketing
9 5 (2.08%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Back Office
10 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (40.42%) Spring
2 62 (25.83%) REST
3 55 (22.92%) .NET
4 48 (20.00%) RESTful
5 38 (15.83%) Hibernate
6 33 (13.75%) JMS
7 29 (12.08%) HTML
8 26 (10.83%) Node.js
9 25 (10.42%) Apache Camel
10 24 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 21 (8.75%) Web Services
12 15 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
12 15 (6.25%) CSS
12 15 (6.25%) HTML5
12 15 (6.25%) Kafka
13 14 (5.83%) J2EE
13 14 (5.83%) Java EE
13 14 (5.83%) React
14 10 (4.17%) SOAP
14 10 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (14.58%) N-Tier
3 21 (8.75%) Fintech
3 21 (8.75%) Fixed Income
4 18 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.58%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (3.75%) Market Risk
7 8 (3.33%) Credit Risk
8 7 (2.92%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.92%) User Experience
9 5 (2.08%) Equities
9 5 (2.08%) Online Games
10 4 (1.67%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.25%) Clustering
11 3 (1.25%) Derivative
11 3 (1.25%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.25%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.83%) HoloLens
12 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.25%) Linux
2 22 (9.17%) Unix
3 8 (3.33%) Mac OS X
4 6 (2.50%) Android
4 6 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.67%) Windows
6 1 (0.42%) CentOS
6 1 (0.42%) Debian
6 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (25.83%) TDD
3 58 (24.17%) DevOps
4 56 (23.33%) BDD
5 53 (22.08%) Microservices
5 53 (22.08%) SDLC
6 52 (21.67%) OO
7 40 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 40 (16.67%) Scrum
8 37 (15.42%) OOD
9 35 (14.58%) Asset Management
9 35 (14.58%) Software Delivery
9 35 (14.58%) Wealth Management
10 34 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (13.75%) Mentoring
12 31 (12.92%) Software Engineering
13 30 (12.50%) Open Source
13 30 (12.50%) SOA
14 21 (8.75%) E-Commerce
15 19 (7.92%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 240 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (30.83%) JavaScript
3 47 (19.58%) SQL
4 28 (11.67%) Python
5 20 (8.33%) Scala
6 14 (5.83%) C#
7 9 (3.75%) C++
8 8 (3.33%) Groovy
8 8 (3.33%) Ruby
9 7 (2.92%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.50%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.08%) PHP
12 3 (1.25%) C
12 3 (1.25%) VBA
12 3 (1.25%) XPath
13 2 (0.83%) Go
13 2 (0.83%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.83%) Perl
13 2 (0.83%) R
14 1 (0.42%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 27 (11.25%) Degree
2 15 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.92%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (1.25%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.08%) PCI DSS
1 5 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) GCP
2 1 (0.42%) PMO
2 1 (0.42%) SEPA
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (14.58%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.92%) Puppet
2 3 (1.25%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.83%) Ansible
3 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.42%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.42%) Consul
4 1 (0.42%) Control-M
4 1 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.42%) Kibana
4 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (22.50%) Oracle
2 41 (17.08%) Sybase
3 3 (1.25%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.83%) Google
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe
5 1 (0.42%) Apigee
5 1 (0.42%) Apple
5 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.42%) Calypso
5 1 (0.42%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.42%) Facebook
5 1 (0.42%) hybris
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.42%) Murex
5 1 (0.42%) Pega
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.42%) Remedy
5 1 (0.42%) Twitter
5 1 (0.42%) VMware
5 1 (0.42%) Zend