Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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 > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 536 566
Rank change year-on-year +29 +30 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 30 57 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.097% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 80
South East median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +3.59% +2.45%
10th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £71,250
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 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 29799 33908 41500
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.00% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24860 28418 34627
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Thames Valley +19 12 £71,000 +14.52%
Hampshire +6 10 £77,500 - 1
Berkshire +29 9 £65,000 +4.00%
West Sussex 0 6 £56,250 -2.17%
Oxfordshire - 2 £80,000 -
Buckinghamshire +8 1 £71,000 +43.43%
Surrey +5 1 £65,000 -10.34% 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 24 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 South East region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (63.33%) Spring
4 13 (43.33%) J2EE
5 10 (33.33%) Big Data
6 9 (30.00%) Web Services
6 9 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (26.67%) HTML
7 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
8 6 (20.00%) MySQL
8 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.67%) Docker
9 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.67%) CSS
9 5 (16.67%) Maven
10 4 (13.33%) OO
10 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
10 4 (13.33%) Ansible
10 4 (13.33%) RESTful
10 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (13.33%) People Management
10 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
11 3 (10.00%) Microservices
11 3 (10.00%) SDLC
11 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (10.00%) DevOps
11 3 (10.00%) Line Management

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 3 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) GitHub
3 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Big Data
2 6 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) HBase
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.33%) JBehave
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) TestNG
4 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) Spring
2 13 (43.33%) J2EE
3 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 8 (26.67%) HTML
5 5 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) RESTful
7 3 (10.00%) SOAP
8 2 (6.67%) Ajax
8 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
8 2 (6.67%) EJB
8 2 (6.67%) Hystrix
8 2 (6.67%) Java EE
8 2 (6.67%) Java EE 5
8 2 (6.67%) JDBC
8 2 (6.67%) Middleware
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (6.67%) REST
9 1 (3.33%) React Native
9 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) People Management
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) Line Management
5 3 (10.00%) Microservices
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) SDLC
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Groovy
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Ansible
1 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe
2 2 (6.67%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) VMware