The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 474 441 592
Rank change year-on-year -33 +151  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 143 195 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.49% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.51% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 103 159 92
Median salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £66,300 £57,500 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £80,000
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34741 38396 43056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.95% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28207 33382 36386
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Lead Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 12 £67,500 -10.00% 4
Canary Wharf - 2 £82,500 -
Paddington - 2 £72,500 -
Brentford - 1 £57,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £67,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £67,500 -
Lead Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 211 (100.00%) Java
2 129 (61.14%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (35.07%) Git (software)
4 72 (34.12%) Finance
4 72 (34.12%) SQL
5 71 (33.65%) Spring
6 65 (30.81%) JavaScript
7 57 (27.01%) TDD
8 54 (25.59%) Banking
9 53 (25.12%) Jenkins
10 52 (24.64%) BDD
11 51 (24.17%) Maven
11 51 (24.17%) OO
12 49 (23.22%) Retail
13 48 (22.75%) Linux
14 47 (22.27%) Oracle
15 45 (21.33%) Scrum
16 43 (20.38%) Amazon AWS
17 42 (19.91%) .NET
18 40 (18.96%) Mentoring
19 37 (17.54%) SOA
20 34 (16.11%) WebSphere
21 33 (15.64%) RESTful
21 33 (15.64%) Test Automation
21 33 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
22 32 (15.17%) DevOps
22 32 (15.17%) Hibernate
23 31 (14.69%) Sybase
23 31 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
24 30 (14.22%) SDLC

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 34 (16.11%) WebSphere
2 26 (12.32%) Tomcat
3 16 (7.58%) CMS
4 12 (5.69%) Apache
4 12 (5.69%) Jetty
5 10 (4.74%) CoreMedia CMS
6 7 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.95%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.95%) Liferay
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.47%) GemFire
9 1 (0.47%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (20.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.32%) SaaS
3 6 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.90%) Heroku
5 3 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.69%) Internet
2 7 (3.32%) FTP
3 5 (2.37%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.42%) HTTP
5 2 (0.95%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.37%) KDB
2 23 (10.90%) NoSQL
3 21 (9.95%) MySQL
4 19 (9.00%) Relational Database
5 15 (7.11%) SQL Server
6 14 (6.64%) RDBMS
7 12 (5.69%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.32%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.90%) DB2
10 4 (1.90%) RethinkDB
11 3 (1.42%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.42%) Redis
12 2 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.95%) HBase
12 2 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.47%) OLAP
13 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 74 (35.07%) Git (software)
2 53 (25.12%) Jenkins
3 51 (24.17%) Maven
4 18 (8.53%) JIRA
5 17 (8.06%) Subversion
6 8 (3.79%) Ant
7 7 (3.32%) FitNesse
8 6 (2.84%) JUnit
9 3 (1.42%) Android Studio
9 3 (1.42%) jMock
9 3 (1.42%) Xcode
10 2 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.95%) Gradle
10 2 (0.95%) Hamcrest
10 2 (0.95%) TestNG
11 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.47%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.47%) Hudson
11 1 (0.47%) Mockito
11 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 72 (34.12%) Finance
2 54 (25.59%) Banking
3 49 (23.22%) Retail
4 27 (12.80%) Investment Banking
5 23 (10.90%) Retail Banking
6 12 (5.69%) Games
7 10 (4.74%) Online Betting
8 6 (2.84%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Front Office
10 1 (0.47%) Law
10 1 (0.47%) Marketing
10 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (33.65%) Spring
2 42 (19.91%) .NET
3 33 (15.64%) RESTful
4 32 (15.17%) Hibernate
5 30 (14.22%) REST
6 29 (13.74%) HTML
6 29 (13.74%) Web Services
7 26 (12.32%) AngularJS
8 25 (11.85%) CSS
9 23 (10.90%) J2EE
10 19 (9.00%) Java EE
10 19 (9.00%) XML
11 15 (7.11%) HTML5
12 13 (6.16%) JMS
12 13 (6.16%) React
12 13 (6.16%) Servlets
13 12 (5.69%) jQuery
14 10 (4.74%) ActiveMQ
14 10 (4.74%) Apache Camel
14 10 (4.74%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (11.37%) N-Tier
3 21 (9.95%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (5.69%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.69%) Fixed Income
5 10 (4.74%) Client/Server
5 10 (4.74%) Online Games
6 7 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.32%) User Experience
7 6 (2.84%) Fintech
8 5 (2.37%) Derivative
8 5 (2.37%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.90%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.90%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.42%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.42%) HoloLens
11 2 (0.95%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.95%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.75%) Linux
2 26 (12.32%) Unix
3 10 (4.74%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.90%) Android
4 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.90%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.95%) CentOS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (61.14%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (27.01%) TDD
3 52 (24.64%) BDD
4 51 (24.17%) OO
5 45 (21.33%) Scrum
6 40 (18.96%) Mentoring
7 37 (17.54%) SOA
8 33 (15.64%) Test Automation
9 32 (15.17%) DevOps
10 31 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (14.22%) SDLC
12 29 (13.74%) Microservices
13 28 (13.27%) OOD
14 27 (12.80%) Multithreading
14 27 (12.80%) Software Delivery
15 23 (10.90%) Asset Management
15 23 (10.90%) Wealth Management
16 21 (9.95%) Open Source
17 20 (9.48%) Coaching
18 19 (9.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 211 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (34.12%) SQL
3 65 (30.81%) JavaScript
4 27 (12.80%) Python
5 16 (7.58%) Scala
6 14 (6.64%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.79%) C#
8 4 (1.90%) C++
8 4 (1.90%) Groovy
9 3 (1.42%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.42%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.42%) C
9 3 (1.42%) Clojure
9 3 (1.42%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.95%) Perl
10 2 (0.95%) Ruby
10 2 (0.95%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.47%) Elixir
11 1 (0.47%) Go
11 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (5.69%) Degree
2 8 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.95%) PhD
5 1 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.74%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.42%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) GCP
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (7.58%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (5.21%) Puppet
2 2 (0.95%) Ansible
2 2 (0.95%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.47%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.47%) Consul
3 1 (0.47%) Control-M
3 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (22.27%) Oracle
2 31 (14.69%) Sybase
3 10 (4.74%) PayPal
4 7 (3.32%) Solace
5 4 (1.90%) Adobe
6 3 (1.42%) Apple
6 3 (1.42%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.95%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.47%) Calypso
8 1 (0.47%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.47%) Murex
8 1 (0.47%) Percona
8 1 (0.47%) Perforce
8 1 (0.47%) Remedy
8 1 (0.47%) Tableau
8 1 (0.47%) VMware
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