The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Architect
Rank 149 148 147
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 8 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.37% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Average salary £78,000 £63,750 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +24.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £48,750 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £78,600 £73,750 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Java Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2834 2963 3173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.61% 95.61% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 1914 2068
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Java Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Java Architect
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Java Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Java Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 7 £78,000 +9.47% 1
Glasgow -14 1 £57,500 -
Java Architect
UK

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) SOA
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
4 4 (40.00%) Process Management
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
4 4 (40.00%) Taxonomies
4 4 (40.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Scala
5 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) Node.js
5 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (30.00%) Big Data
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (30.00%) React
6 2 (20.00%) POJO
6 2 (20.00%) JDBC
6 2 (20.00%) Unix

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (30.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
1 4 (40.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (30.00%) React
3 2 (20.00%) JDBC
3 2 (20.00%) JMS
3 2 (20.00%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Taxonomies
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Process Management
3 3 (30.00%) Microservices
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft