Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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 > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 456 503 551
Rank change year-on-year +47 +48 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 91 60 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 88 46 86
South East median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% -0.80%
10th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,625
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 30,465 30,088 40,033
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.90% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25,505 24,957 34,053
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Lead Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in the South East

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in the South East

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Lead Java Developer in the South East

Lead Java Developer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Thames Valley +58 56 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Berkshire +28 41 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Hampshire -13 21 £70,000 -9.68% 4
Oxfordshire -4 8 £68,000 +4.62%
West Sussex -7 8 £67,500 +22.73%
Buckinghamshire +10 7 £55,000 +12.24% 1
Surrey -4 5 £65,000 -13.33% 1
East Sussex - 1 £75,000 -
Lead Java Developer
England

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Lead Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (36.26%) Spring
4 29 (31.87%) J2EE
5 28 (30.77%) AIX
5 28 (30.77%) webMethods
5 28 (30.77%) Project Management
5 28 (30.77%) ETL
5 28 (30.77%) Data Management
5 28 (30.77%) Data Mapping
6 26 (28.57%) Web Services
7 22 (24.18%) Oracle
8 20 (21.98%) RESTful
8 20 (21.98%) Mentoring
9 19 (20.88%) Linux
10 18 (19.78%) OO
10 18 (19.78%) Scrum
11 17 (18.68%) TDD
12 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
13 14 (15.38%) Oracle Database
14 13 (14.29%) Maven
14 13 (14.29%) Middleware
14 13 (14.29%) Hibernate
14 13 (14.29%) Eclipse
14 13 (14.29%) Unix
15 12 (13.19%) SQL
16 11 (12.09%) Microservices
16 11 (12.09%) Greenfield Project
17 10 (10.99%) Docker
17 10 (10.99%) Big Data

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (9.89%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.69%) JBoss
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.49%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.40%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (3.30%) CMS
5 3 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.10%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) GitHub
3 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) PPP
2 1 (1.10%) FTP
2 1 (1.10%) HTTP
2 1 (1.10%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 10 (10.99%) Big Data
3 9 (9.89%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.69%) MySQL
4 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.59%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.49%) DB2
6 5 (5.49%) DB2 UDB
6 5 (5.49%) Informix
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.30%) HBase
8 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 13 (14.29%) Maven
2 7 (7.69%) Ant
2 7 (7.69%) Gradle
2 7 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 7 (7.69%) Vagrant
3 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.20%) JIRA
5 2 (2.20%) JUnit
5 2 (2.20%) Subversion
6 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.10%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.10%) JBehave
6 1 (1.10%) Selenium
6 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.10%) TestNG
6 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.49%) Banking
1 5 (5.49%) Investment Banking
1 5 (5.49%) Wholesale Banking
2 3 (3.30%) Publishing
3 1 (1.10%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.26%) Spring
2 29 (31.87%) J2EE
3 26 (28.57%) Web Services
4 20 (21.98%) RESTful
5 13 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 13 (14.29%) Middleware
6 9 (9.89%) Ajax
6 9 (9.89%) HTML
6 9 (9.89%) REST
7 8 (8.79%) SOAP
8 7 (7.69%) Apache Camel
8 7 (7.69%) CSS
8 7 (7.69%) JSON
8 7 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (6.59%) Dropwizard
9 6 (6.59%) J2SE
10 5 (5.49%) .NET
10 5 (5.49%) JDBC
10 5 (5.49%) ODBC
10 5 (5.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) AIX
2 19 (20.88%) Linux
3 13 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.77%) Data Management
2 28 (30.77%) Data Mapping
2 28 (30.77%) ETL
2 28 (30.77%) Project Management
3 20 (21.98%) Mentoring
4 18 (19.78%) OO
4 18 (19.78%) Scrum
5 17 (18.68%) TDD
6 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
7 11 (12.09%) Microservices
8 9 (9.89%) SDLC
9 8 (8.79%) OOP
10 7 (7.69%) Coaching
10 7 (7.69%) SOA
10 7 (7.69%) Software Delivery
10 7 (7.69%) Test Automation
11 6 (6.59%) Line Management
12 5 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.49%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (13.19%) SQL
3 7 (7.69%) C#
3 7 (7.69%) C++
4 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.59%) Python
5 5 (5.49%) Scala
6 2 (2.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.10%) Groovy
7 1 (1.10%) PHP
7 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (4.40%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Docker
2 4 (4.40%) VirtualBox
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Kubernetes
2 8 (8.79%) Ansible
3 3 (3.30%) Terraform
4 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) webMethods
2 22 (24.18%) Oracle
3 5 (5.49%) Sybase
4 4 (4.40%) VMware
5 2 (2.20%) Adobe
5 2 (2.20%) Google