The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Architect
Rank 714 687 648
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 189 191 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 112 137 212
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £53,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -10.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Architect
Salary Trend

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

Java Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Java Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Architect over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Java Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
England -21 174 £65,000 -3.70% 23
London -65 87 £70,000 - 15
Yorkshire -8 51 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Leeds +13 47 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Yorkshire +8 47 £55,000 +10.00% 1
City of London -3 28 £68,750 -1.78% 8
South East -10 14 £85,000 +78.94%
Scotland -14 13 £62,500 +31.57%
Berkshire +13 11 £85,000 +13.33%
Reading +6 11 £85,000 +13.33%
Glasgow -6 8 £57,500 +21.05%
East of England - 7 £65,000 -
North Yorkshire -32 6 £50,000 - 2
Tyne and Wear -2 5 - -
North East -3 5 - -
South West -25 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Edinburgh - 5 £67,500 -
Surbiton - 5 £60,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 - -
York -14 4 £50,000 - 2
North West -25 3 £65,000 - 5
Ipswich - 3 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £65,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £57,500 -
East Midlands 0 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £52,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Devon - 2 £57,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £66,250 -
Chippenham - 2 £52,500 -

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 391 (100.00%) Java
2 251 (64.19%) Agile Software Development
3 216 (55.24%) Spring
4 188 (48.08%) HTML
5 155 (39.64%) Oracle
6 153 (39.13%) Hibernate
7 148 (37.85%) NoSQL
8 142 (36.32%) Scrum
9 129 (32.99%) HTML5
10 125 (31.97%) J2EE
10 125 (31.97%) Linux
11 112 (28.64%) Apache
12 110 (28.13%) E-Commerce
13 93 (23.79%) ActiveMQ
14 92 (23.53%) SQL
15 81 (20.72%) TDD
15 81 (20.72%) CSS
16 75 (19.18%) SOA
17 74 (18.93%) JavaScript
17 74 (18.93%) Finance
18 70 (17.90%) OO
19 66 (16.88%) Web Services
20 63 (16.11%) Degree
21 61 (15.60%) XML
22 57 (14.58%) OOP
23 54 (13.81%) Java EE
24 52 (13.30%) Multithreading
25 51 (13.04%) Git (software)
26 48 (12.28%) Big Data
27 47 (12.02%) MongoDB

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 112 (28.64%) Apache
2 45 (11.51%) Tomcat
3 27 (6.91%) WebSphere
4 22 (5.63%) WebLogic
5 17 (4.35%) CMS
6 13 (3.32%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.79%) Adobe CQ
8 6 (1.53%) Node.js
8 6 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.28%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 4 (1.02%) IIS
10 4 (1.02%) Mule
11 3 (0.77%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.51%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
12 2 (0.51%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.26%) LiveCycle
13 1 (0.26%) Jetty
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.28%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.14%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.79%) SaaS
3 7 (1.79%) Google Compute Engine
4 4 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.88%) Internet
2 19 (4.86%) HTTP
3 10 (2.56%) AMQP
4 6 (1.53%) Broadband
5 3 (0.77%) SSL
6 2 (0.51%) SNMP
7 1 (0.26%) ATM
7 1 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (37.85%) NoSQL
2 48 (12.28%) Big Data
3 47 (12.02%) MongoDB
4 37 (9.46%) MySQL
4 37 (9.46%) Hadoop
5 25 (6.39%) Apache Hive
6 22 (5.63%) HBase
7 19 (4.86%) SQL Server
8 18 (4.60%) Impala
9 16 (4.09%) Relational Database
9 16 (4.09%) RDBMS
10 9 (2.30%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.53%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.28%) Redis
13 5 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.02%) Neo4j
14 4 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.51%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 51 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.39%) Maven
3 18 (4.60%) Mercurial
4 17 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.09%) Selenium
6 15 (3.84%) Mockito
7 12 (3.07%) JUnit
8 10 (2.56%) Ant
9 9 (2.30%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.30%) Subversion
10 7 (1.79%) Hudson
11 6 (1.53%) Apache Ivy
12 4 (1.02%) JIRA
13 2 (0.51%) jMock
13 2 (0.51%) WebObjects
13 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.51%) JBehave
13 2 (0.51%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.26%) YourKit
14 1 (0.26%) JProfiler
General
1 74 (18.93%) Finance
2 40 (10.23%) Banking
3 28 (7.16%) Telecoms
4 22 (5.63%) Retail
5 21 (5.37%) Games
6 13 (3.32%) Marketing
7 8 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.05%) Publishing
7 8 (2.05%) Electronics
8 7 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.28%) Law
10 4 (1.02%) Back Office
11 3 (0.77%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.51%) Front Office
12 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.26%) Legal
13 1 (0.26%) French Language
13 1 (0.26%) German Language
13 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (55.24%) Spring
2 188 (48.08%) HTML
3 153 (39.13%) Hibernate
4 129 (32.99%) HTML5
5 125 (31.97%) J2EE
6 93 (23.79%) ActiveMQ
7 81 (20.72%) CSS
8 66 (16.88%) Web Services
9 61 (15.60%) XML
10 54 (13.81%) Java EE
11 32 (8.18%) Swing
12 30 (7.67%) JSP
13 28 (7.16%) JSON
13 28 (7.16%) jQuery
14 26 (6.65%) SOAP
14 26 (6.65%) Middleware
15 25 (6.39%) JDBC
16 23 (5.88%) CSS3
17 22 (5.63%) JMS
18 20 (5.12%) Google Closure
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 33 (8.44%) User Experience
3 24 (6.14%) Visualisation
4 22 (5.63%) Statistics
5 20 (5.12%) Computer Science
6 19 (4.86%) Mathematics
7 16 (4.09%) Open Source
8 13 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (3.07%) iPad
10 8 (2.05%) Data Integration
10 8 (2.05%) DTV
11 6 (1.53%) Clustering
11 6 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.28%) Reference Data
13 4 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (1.02%) EMV
13 4 (1.02%) Interactive TV
13 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.77%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 125 (31.97%) Linux
2 30 (7.67%) UNIX
3 17 (4.35%) Windows
4 6 (1.53%) Solaris
5 3 (0.77%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.77%) Android
6 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (64.19%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (36.32%) Scrum
3 110 (28.13%) E-Commerce
4 81 (20.72%) TDD
5 75 (19.18%) SOA
6 70 (17.90%) OO
7 57 (14.58%) OOP
8 52 (13.30%) Multithreading
9 31 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (7.42%) Mentoring
11 28 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (6.65%) UML
13 25 (6.39%) Analytics
14 24 (6.14%) MapReduce
14 24 (6.14%) Data Analysis
14 24 (6.14%) Web Development
15 23 (5.88%) Unit Testing
15 23 (5.88%) OOD
16 21 (5.37%) BDD
17 19 (4.86%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 391 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (23.53%) SQL
3 74 (18.93%) JavaScript
4 31 (7.93%) R
5 15 (3.84%) C#
5 15 (3.84%) C++
5 15 (3.84%) Scala
6 14 (3.58%) Python
7 12 (3.07%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.81%) Ruby
8 11 (2.81%) PHP
9 10 (2.56%) Perl
10 9 (2.30%) C
11 4 (1.02%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.02%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.51%) XPath
12 2 (0.51%) Groovy
13 1 (0.26%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.26%) C-shell
13 1 (0.26%) Korn
Qualifications
1 63 (16.11%) Degree
2 15 (3.84%) SC Cleared
2 15 (3.84%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.30%) Sun Certification
4 7 (1.79%) PhD
5 1 (0.26%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) HL7
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.79%) Puppet
1 7 (1.79%) CFEngine
1 7 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 155 (39.64%) Oracle
2 33 (8.44%) JBoss
3 28 (7.16%) Google
4 18 (4.60%) SAP
5 14 (3.58%) hybris
6 12 (3.07%) IBM
7 11 (2.81%) Sun
8 10 (2.56%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.28%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.02%) Sybase
10 4 (1.02%) ATG
10 4 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.02%) VMware
11 3 (0.77%) Demandware
12 2 (0.51%) Adobe
13 1 (0.26%) Sage
13 1 (0.26%) HP
13 1 (0.26%) Interwoven
13 1 (0.26%) Endeca
13 1 (0.26%) Wincor Nixdorf
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