The median annual salary for a Lead Java Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 636 633 803
Rank change year-on-year -3 +170  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 228 353 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.35% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 177 320 163
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £50,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £80,000 £75,000
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. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82581 100487 108682
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.36% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68542 84332 88722
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Java Developer in the UK

Lead Java Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Lead Java Developer in the UK

Lead Java Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Java Developer in the UK

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England -28 189 £67,500 +8.00% 29
London -73 76 £72,500 +3.57% 13
Scotland +14 34 £60,000 -1.23% 4
Glasgow +18 31 £60,000 -2.43% 2
South East +48 28 £65,000 +8.33% 7
East of England +32 25 £63,750 +13.83%
South West +29 21 £51,500 +3.00% 4
Essex - 20 £62,500 -
North West -14 16 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Edinburgh +24 15 £60,000 +33.33% 2
City of London +13 15 £77,500 +6.89% 4
Berkshire +30 13 £65,000 +4.00% 2
East Midlands - 13 £60,000 - 1
Colchester - 13 £65,000 -
Nottingham - 12 £60,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 12 £60,000 - 1
Manchester -26 11 £52,750 +5.50% 2
Hampshire +27 9 £77,500 +29.16%
Yorkshire +21 8 £52,500 -10.63% 1
Bristol +2 8 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Aldershot - 7 £77,500 -
Reading +23 5 £65,000 +8.33% 1
West Yorkshire +22 4 £52,500 -16.00% 1
South Wales +12 4 £57,500 +61.97%
Wales +12 4 £57,500 +61.97%
Cardiff +5 4 £57,500 +61.97%
Somerset -13 4 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Lancashire - 4 £75,649 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £70,000 -
Blackpool - 4 £75,649 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 439 (100.00%) Java
2 292 (66.51%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (41.23%) Spring
4 146 (33.26%) JavaScript
5 134 (30.52%) SQL
6 131 (29.84%) HTML
7 126 (28.70%) TDD
8 111 (25.28%) Scrum
9 106 (24.15%) Web Services
10 104 (23.69%) Oracle
11 103 (23.46%) CSS
12 97 (22.10%) Hibernate
13 87 (19.82%) J2EE
14 85 (19.36%) Finance
14 85 (19.36%) Greenfield Project
15 83 (18.91%) Big Data
16 81 (18.45%) Maven
17 80 (18.22%) Software Engineering
18 78 (17.77%) Git (software)
19 72 (16.40%) BDD
20 69 (15.72%) AngularJS
21 67 (15.26%) REST
22 66 (15.03%) Java EE
23 64 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
23 64 (14.58%) Mentoring
24 60 (13.67%) OO
25 59 (13.44%) Tomcat
26 57 (12.98%) SOA
26 57 (12.98%) PL/SQL
26 57 (12.98%) Degree

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 59 (13.44%) Tomcat
2 44 (10.02%) JBoss
3 33 (7.52%) Apache
4 29 (6.61%) WebSphere
5 26 (5.92%) Apache Spark
6 18 (4.10%) GlassFish
7 16 (3.64%) WebLogic
8 13 (2.96%) Apache Pig
9 12 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (2.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.82%) CMS
12 6 (1.37%) Jetty
13 4 (0.91%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.91%) CoreMedia CMS
13 4 (0.91%) GemFire
13 4 (0.91%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.68%) Mongoose
14 3 (0.68%) Traefik
15 2 (0.46%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.28%) SaaS
3 5 (1.14%) Google Play
4 4 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.46%) GitHub
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.46%) PaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.59%) FTP
1 7 (1.59%) Internet
2 5 (1.14%) Intranet
3 4 (0.91%) HTTP
4 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (18.91%) Big Data
2 54 (12.30%) MySQL
3 53 (12.07%) Hadoop
4 50 (11.39%) Relational Database
5 48 (10.93%) MongoDB
6 43 (9.79%) NoSQL
7 41 (9.34%) RDBMS
8 34 (7.74%) SQL Server
9 29 (6.61%) HBase
10 24 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (5.24%) Oracle Database
12 17 (3.87%) CouchDB
13 11 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (2.28%) Apache Hive
14 10 (2.28%) Neo4j
15 9 (2.05%) DB2
16 6 (1.37%) Blockchain
16 6 (1.37%) Data Mining
17 4 (0.91%) InterSystems Cache
18 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 81 (18.45%) Maven
2 78 (17.77%) Git (software)
3 55 (12.53%) Jenkins
4 29 (6.61%) JUnit
4 29 (6.61%) Subversion
5 28 (6.38%) Ant
6 18 (4.10%) Selenium
7 14 (3.19%) Gradle
7 14 (3.19%) JIRA
8 11 (2.51%) Mockito
9 10 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (2.05%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.82%) Hudson
12 7 (1.59%) FitNesse
13 6 (1.37%) Spock
14 5 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
15 4 (0.91%) jMock
15 4 (0.91%) NetBeans
16 3 (0.68%) gulp
16 3 (0.68%) SonarQube
General
1 85 (19.36%) Finance
2 44 (10.02%) Banking
3 25 (5.69%) Telecoms
4 23 (5.24%) Retail
5 9 (2.05%) Advertising
5 9 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.82%) Games
7 6 (1.37%) Military
8 5 (1.14%) Back Office
9 4 (0.91%) Front Office
9 4 (0.91%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.68%) Automotive
10 3 (0.68%) Marketing
11 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.46%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.46%) Publishing
12 1 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (41.23%) Spring
2 131 (29.84%) HTML
3 106 (24.15%) Web Services
4 103 (23.46%) CSS
5 97 (22.10%) Hibernate
6 87 (19.82%) J2EE
7 69 (15.72%) AngularJS
8 67 (15.26%) REST
9 66 (15.03%) Java EE
10 55 (12.53%) XML
11 52 (11.85%) HTML5
12 45 (10.25%) React
13 44 (10.02%) JMS
14 43 (9.79%) Node.js
14 43 (9.79%) SOAP
15 37 (8.43%) jQuery
16 36 (8.20%) Spring MVC
17 28 (6.38%) CSS3
18 27 (6.15%) Ajax
18 27 (6.15%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 85 (19.36%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (8.88%) Computer Science
3 33 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (3.87%) Client/Server
5 14 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.05%) Fintech
7 8 (1.82%) User Experience
8 6 (1.37%) Derivative
8 6 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.37%) iPad
9 5 (1.14%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.91%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.91%) Smart Energy
11 3 (0.68%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.68%) Online Games
12 2 (0.46%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.46%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.48%) Linux
2 30 (6.83%) Unix
3 17 (3.87%) Android
4 8 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.91%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.68%) Windows
7 2 (0.46%) CentOS
7 2 (0.46%) Solaris
8 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (66.51%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (28.70%) TDD
3 111 (25.28%) Scrum
4 80 (18.22%) Software Engineering
5 72 (16.40%) BDD
6 64 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (14.58%) Mentoring
7 60 (13.67%) OO
8 57 (12.98%) SOA
9 56 (12.76%) Open Source
10 51 (11.62%) Microservices
11 50 (11.39%) MVC
12 37 (8.43%) DevOps
13 34 (7.74%) E-Commerce
14 29 (6.61%) Multithreading
14 29 (6.61%) OOP
15 27 (6.15%) SDLC
16 25 (5.69%) Line Management
17 24 (5.47%) Continuous Delivery
18 22 (5.01%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 439 (100.00%) Java
2 146 (33.26%) JavaScript
3 134 (30.52%) SQL
4 57 (12.98%) PL/SQL
5 35 (7.97%) Scala
6 33 (7.52%) Python
7 23 (5.24%) C#
8 19 (4.33%) T-SQL
9 17 (3.87%) Groovy
10 16 (3.64%) Ruby
11 14 (3.19%) Perl
12 13 (2.96%) C
12 13 (2.96%) Objective-C
13 10 (2.28%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.05%) Apple Swift
15 8 (1.82%) Clojure
16 5 (1.14%) C++
17 4 (0.91%) F#
17 4 (0.91%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 57 (12.98%) Degree
2 16 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.91%) PhD
5 2 (0.46%) APMG
5 2 (0.46%) HND
5 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.46%) PMP
6 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.28%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) GCP
System Software
1 23 (5.24%) Docker
2 6 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.59%) Puppet
2 5 (1.14%) Ansible
2 5 (1.14%) Kibana
3 3 (0.68%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 104 (23.69%) Oracle
2 17 (3.87%) PayPal
3 10 (2.28%) Google
4 8 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 7 (1.59%) Solace
6 6 (1.37%) VMware
7 5 (1.14%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.91%) Sybase
9 3 (0.68%) Apigee
9 3 (0.68%) IBM
10 2 (0.46%) Adobe
10 2 (0.46%) hybris
10 2 (0.46%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.46%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.46%) SAP
11 1 (0.23%) Percona
11 1 (0.23%) Perforce
11 1 (0.23%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.23%) Tableau
11 1 (0.23%) Twitter
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