The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Java Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 116 116 149
Rank change year-on-year 0 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 23 38 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.01% 1.31% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.38% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 2
Median salary £60,000 £61,500 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% -0.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2184 2752 2941
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 96.00% 94.83% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1788 1816
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 3 months to 22 March 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 3 months to 22 March 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
Glasgow +7 19 £60,000 -2.43% 3
Edinburgh +14 12 £60,000 +55.84% 1
Lead Java Developer
UK

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) Open Source
3 20 (47.62%) Big Data
4 19 (45.24%) Hibernate
4 19 (45.24%) SOA
5 18 (42.86%) Spring
6 15 (35.71%) Java EE
7 14 (33.33%) Open Source Development
7 14 (33.33%) SQL
8 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle
9 10 (23.81%) JBoss
9 10 (23.81%) TDD
10 9 (21.43%) RDBMS
10 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
11 8 (19.05%) HTML
11 8 (19.05%) JMS
12 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
12 7 (16.67%) J2EE
12 7 (16.67%) Subversion
12 7 (16.67%) Scrum
12 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
13 6 (14.29%) Node.js
13 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 6 (14.29%) Coaching
13 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
13 6 (14.29%) Web Services

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (23.81%) JBoss
2 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark
4 4 (9.52%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (9.52%) GemFire
5 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) Big Data
2 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.43%) RDBMS
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (9.52%) Blockchain
5 4 (9.52%) HBase
5 4 (9.52%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.38%) DB2
7 1 (2.38%) Informix
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Subversion
2 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.90%) Maven
3 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) JUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.52%) Back Office
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) General Ledger
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) Hibernate
2 18 (42.86%) Spring
3 15 (35.71%) Java EE
4 8 (19.05%) HTML
4 8 (19.05%) JMS
5 7 (16.67%) J2EE
6 6 (14.29%) Node.js
6 6 (14.29%) SOAP
6 6 (14.29%) Web Services
7 5 (11.90%) XML
7 5 (11.90%) XSD
8 4 (9.52%) HTML5
8 4 (9.52%) JPA
8 4 (9.52%) Protocol Buffers
8 4 (9.52%) RichFaces
8 4 (9.52%) Spring Batch
9 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.14%) Drools
9 3 (7.14%) jBPM
9 3 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.52%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
1 4 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (50.00%) Open Source
2 19 (45.24%) SOA
3 14 (33.33%) Open Source Development
4 10 (23.81%) TDD
5 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.67%) Scrum
6 6 (14.29%) Coaching
6 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 5 (11.90%) Microservices
8 4 (9.52%) Analytics
8 4 (9.52%) Cash Management
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) Data Analytics
8 4 (9.52%) Line Management
8 4 (9.52%) Multithreaded Programming
8 4 (9.52%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.52%) Perl
4 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Google
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
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