The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 118 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.29% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
Java Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1751 1714 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.21% 95.54% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1490 1348
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Architect in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Java Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Architect across the Birmingham region.

Java Architect Salary Trend in Birmingham

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Java Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Architect in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
3 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
3 7 (77.78%) J2EE
3 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
4 6 (66.67%) JAXB
4 6 (66.67%) SAX
4 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (66.67%) JMX
4 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
4 6 (66.67%) JavaBeans
4 6 (66.67%) Apache
4 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (66.67%) Client/Server
4 6 (66.67%) JMS
4 6 (66.67%) Ant
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) Perl
4 6 (66.67%) JSP
4 6 (66.67%) Struts
4 6 (66.67%) XML
4 6 (66.67%) DOM
4 6 (66.67%) XSLT
4 6 (66.67%) UML
4 6 (66.67%) Backbone.js

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Java Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 6 (66.67%) Apache
2 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Ant
1 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 6 (66.67%) NetBeans
1 6 (66.67%) Subversion
1 6 (66.67%) Maven
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) JSP
3 6 (66.67%) Struts
3 6 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 6 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (66.67%) Mustache
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) DOM
3 6 (66.67%) XSLT
3 6 (66.67%) JMS
3 6 (66.67%) JavaBeans
3 6 (66.67%) JAXB
3 6 (66.67%) SAX
3 6 (66.67%) JMX
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) SOA
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) UML
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 6 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (66.67%) Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 6 (66.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle