Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 19 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 182 221
Rank change year-on-year +8 +39 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 51 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.91% 0.72% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.75% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 13
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £78,500
UK 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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5375 4960 6138
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.01% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3436 3081 3956
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in Scotland

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in Scotland

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Java Developer in Scotland

Lead Java Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 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
Glasgow -1 35 £60,000 +33.33%
Edinburgh +8 25 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Lead Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Scotland region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (58.82%) Spring
3 26 (50.98%) Mentoring
4 22 (43.14%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (33.33%) Java EE
5 17 (33.33%) Big Data
6 16 (31.37%) Finance
7 14 (27.45%) Web Services
7 14 (27.45%) RESTful
8 13 (25.49%) Unix
8 13 (25.49%) TDD
9 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
9 12 (23.53%) Coaching
10 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
10 11 (21.57%) Maven
10 11 (21.57%) Hibernate
10 11 (21.57%) Python
11 9 (17.65%) JBoss
11 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 9 (17.65%) SQL
11 9 (17.65%) C#
11 9 (17.65%) C++
11 9 (17.65%) Scrum
11 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
11 9 (17.65%) Node.js
12 8 (15.69%) HBase
12 8 (15.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (15.69%) Refactoring
12 8 (15.69%) Git (software)

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (17.65%) JBoss
2 8 (15.69%) Apache Spark
3 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.80%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.92%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) SSH
1 7 (13.73%) SSL
2 3 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) Big Data
2 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 8 (15.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (15.69%) HBase
4 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.96%) DB2
6 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.96%) KDB
6 1 (1.96%) Kdb+
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Maven
2 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.76%) GitLab
3 6 (11.76%) JUnit
4 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.84%) Mockito
6 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.92%) Selenium
8 1 (1.96%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.96%) Ant
8 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.96%) Gradle
8 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) Spring
2 17 (33.33%) Java EE
3 14 (27.45%) RESTful
3 14 (27.45%) Web Services
4 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
5 11 (21.57%) Hibernate
6 9 (17.65%) Node.js
7 8 (15.69%) HTML
8 7 (13.73%) JSON
8 7 (13.73%) SOAP
8 7 (13.73%) Spring Security
9 6 (11.76%) JDBC
9 6 (11.76%) JSP
10 5 (9.80%) CSS
10 5 (9.80%) Spring Cloud
10 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
11 4 (7.84%) .NET
11 4 (7.84%) J2EE
11 4 (7.84%) JAX-RS
11 4 (7.84%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Unix
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
3 5 (9.80%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.92%) Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Mentoring
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.49%) TDD
4 12 (23.53%) Coaching
5 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
6 9 (17.65%) Scrum
7 8 (15.69%) OO
7 8 (15.69%) Refactoring
8 7 (13.73%) BDD
9 6 (11.76%) Analytics
9 6 (11.76%) Multithreading
9 6 (11.76%) Open Source
9 6 (11.76%) SOA
10 5 (9.80%) Change Management
10 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.80%) Machine Learning
10 5 (9.80%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (9.80%) MVC
10 5 (9.80%) Process Management
10 5 (9.80%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (21.57%) Python
3 9 (17.65%) C#
3 9 (17.65%) C++
3 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) Jython
4 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Sybase