The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Architect
Rank 419 398 412
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 19 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 28
Average salary £63,750 £68,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Java Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Java Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Java Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Java Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Java Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Berkshire +8 9 £85,000 +25.00%
Surrey -11 9 £62,500 +16.27%
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £62,500 -3.84%
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 33 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (87.88%) J2EE
4 28 (84.85%) Scrum
5 27 (81.82%) MySQL
6 26 (78.79%) E-Commerce
7 24 (72.73%) Spring
8 21 (63.64%) Linux
9 20 (60.61%) HTML
9 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
9 20 (60.61%) SQL
9 20 (60.61%) CSS
9 20 (60.61%) Web Services
9 20 (60.61%) XML
9 20 (60.61%) Tomcat
9 20 (60.61%) SOA
9 20 (60.61%) Finance
9 20 (60.61%) TDD
9 20 (60.61%) Degree
9 20 (60.61%) Mentoring
10 19 (57.58%) SAP
10 19 (57.58%) XHTML
10 19 (57.58%) HTTP
10 19 (57.58%) Telecoms
10 19 (57.58%) Extreme Programming
10 19 (57.58%) Java EE
10 19 (57.58%) jQuery
10 19 (57.58%) BDD
10 19 (57.58%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (54.55%) JSP

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (60.61%) Tomcat
2 18 (54.55%) Apache
2 18 (54.55%) Apache Solr
3 8 (24.24%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (81.82%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Selenium
1 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 18 (54.55%) Mockito
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Hudson
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) YourKit
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 19 (57.58%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.21%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) J2EE
2 24 (72.73%) Spring
3 20 (60.61%) Web Services
3 20 (60.61%) XML
3 20 (60.61%) HTML
3 20 (60.61%) CSS
4 19 (57.58%) XHTML
4 19 (57.58%) jQuery
4 19 (57.58%) Java EE
5 18 (54.55%) XSLT
5 18 (54.55%) JSP
6 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 7 (21.21%) JBoss Seam
8 2 (6.06%) Spring MVC
8 2 (6.06%) J2SE
8 2 (6.06%) Middleware
8 2 (6.06%) SOAP
8 2 (6.06%) Struts
9 1 (3.03%) .NET
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (54.55%) iPad
2 18 (54.55%) Client/Server
2 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.03%) DTV
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (84.85%) Scrum
3 26 (78.79%) E-Commerce
4 20 (60.61%) SOA
4 20 (60.61%) TDD
4 20 (60.61%) Mentoring
5 19 (57.58%) Extreme Programming
5 19 (57.58%) BDD
6 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
6 18 (54.55%) DSDM
7 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) MVC
8 2 (6.06%) Coaching
9 1 (3.03%) People Management
9 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.03%) Kanban
9 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 20 (60.61%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) Scala
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) SAP
2 18 (54.55%) hybris
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle