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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 718 646 707
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 156 252 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 111 189 137
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.04%

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
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015 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 5 March 2015. 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 -96 139 £75,000 +15.38% 11
London -22 90 £80,000 +18.51% 7
Leeds -3 19 £55,000 -15.38%
West Yorkshire -10 19 £55,000 -15.38%
City of London -15 19 £85,000 +36.00% 4
Yorkshire -17 19 £55,000 -15.38%
Scotland +20 13 £51,250 -10.86%
South East -49 11 £62,500 -18.03% 1
Glasgow +16 8 £57,500 -
Egham +6 8 £62,500 -21.87%
Surrey -14 8 £62,500 -3.84%
Brentford - 8 £80,000 -
South West - 7 £65,000 - 2
East Midlands +27 6 £58,750 -2.08%
Northamptonshire +2 6 £58,750 -2.08%
West Midlands -24 5 £67,500 -
Birmingham -13 4 £67,500 -
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Bath - 4 £57,500 -
Somerset - 4 £57,500 -
Surbiton +2 2 £55,000 -
Newbury -4 2 £57,500 -23.33%
Berkshire -8 2 £57,500 -25.80%
West Drayton - 2 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £62,500 - 1
East of England -7 1 £95,000 +58.33% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £105,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £95,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £95,000 - 1

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 349 (100.00%) Java
2 206 (59.03%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (54.44%) Spring
4 148 (42.41%) J2EE
5 132 (37.82%) Hibernate
6 125 (35.82%) Scrum
7 105 (30.09%) Linux
8 101 (28.94%) Oracle
9 92 (26.36%) HTML
10 89 (25.50%) E-Commerce
11 85 (24.36%) Finance
12 83 (23.78%) Web Services
13 75 (21.49%) SOA
14 73 (20.92%) NoSQL
15 69 (19.77%) ActiveMQ
16 64 (18.34%) MySQL
17 61 (17.48%) Apache
18 59 (16.91%) Java EE
19 55 (15.76%) XML
19 55 (15.76%) HTML5
20 53 (15.19%) Tomcat
21 50 (14.33%) SQL
22 49 (14.04%) TDD
23 46 (13.18%) JavaScript
24 45 (12.89%) JBoss
25 43 (12.32%) Enterprise Architecture
26 41 (11.75%) Big Data
27 40 (11.46%) JMS
28 39 (11.17%) SOAP
29 38 (10.89%) Degree

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 61 (17.48%) Apache
2 53 (15.19%) Tomcat
3 45 (12.89%) JBoss
4 33 (9.46%) WebLogic
5 30 (8.60%) CMS
6 29 (8.31%) WebSphere
7 15 (4.30%) Apache Solr
8 14 (4.01%) Mule
9 13 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (3.44%) Adobe CQ
11 6 (1.72%) TIBCO EMS
12 5 (1.43%) Liferay
13 4 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (1.15%) Drupal
13 4 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (1.15%) Jetty
14 3 (0.86%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.86%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 17 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.57%) SaaS
3 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.57%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.29%) PaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.44%) HTTP
2 4 (1.15%) Internet
3 3 (0.86%) Firewall
4 2 (0.57%) SSL
4 2 (0.57%) RTP
5 1 (0.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (20.92%) NoSQL
2 64 (18.34%) MySQL
3 41 (11.75%) Big Data
4 30 (8.60%) Relational Database
5 27 (7.74%) MongoDB
6 26 (7.45%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.87%) SQL Server
8 9 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.58%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (1.72%) DB2
10 4 (1.15%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.15%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.15%) Redis
11 3 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.29%) HBase
13 1 (0.29%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 27 (7.74%) Maven
2 20 (5.73%) Subversion
2 20 (5.73%) Eclipse
2 20 (5.73%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.44%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.44%) Ant
4 10 (2.87%) Mockito
5 9 (2.58%) Selenium
6 8 (2.29%) JUnit
7 7 (2.01%) JIRA
8 5 (1.43%) NetBeans
8 5 (1.43%) Hudson
9 4 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (1.15%) JProfiler
10 2 (0.57%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.29%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.29%) YourKit
11 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
General
1 85 (24.36%) Finance
2 34 (9.74%) Retail
3 31 (8.88%) Banking
4 28 (8.02%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.87%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.15%) Marketing
7 9 (2.58%) Retail Banking
7 9 (2.58%) Games
8 8 (2.29%) Electronics
9 7 (2.01%) Automotive
10 6 (1.72%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.86%) Interactive Media
12 2 (0.57%) Publishing
12 2 (0.57%) Law
12 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.29%) French Language
13 1 (0.29%) German Language
13 1 (0.29%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (54.44%) Spring
2 148 (42.41%) J2EE
3 132 (37.82%) Hibernate
4 92 (26.36%) HTML
5 83 (23.78%) Web Services
6 69 (19.77%) ActiveMQ
7 59 (16.91%) Java EE
8 55 (15.76%) XML
8 55 (15.76%) HTML5
9 40 (11.46%) JMS
10 39 (11.17%) SOAP
11 37 (10.60%) CSS
12 31 (8.88%) Middleware
12 31 (8.88%) Spring MVC
12 31 (8.88%) jQuery
13 22 (6.30%) Struts
13 22 (6.30%) RESTful
14 20 (5.73%) JSP
15 19 (5.44%) .NET
16 18 (5.16%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.46%) Open Source
2 24 (6.88%) Client/Server
3 20 (5.73%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.87%) Data Integration
5 12 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.58%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.29%) iSeries
8 8 (2.29%) iPad
8 8 (2.29%) AS400
8 8 (2.29%) DTV
9 6 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.72%) Clustering
10 5 (1.43%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.15%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (1.15%) IPTV
11 4 (1.15%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.15%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 105 (30.09%) Linux
2 35 (10.03%) UNIX
3 11 (3.15%) Windows
4 7 (2.01%) Solaris
5 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.15%) Android
6 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (59.03%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (35.82%) Scrum
3 89 (25.50%) E-Commerce
4 75 (21.49%) SOA
5 49 (14.04%) TDD
6 43 (12.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 38 (10.89%) MVC
8 36 (10.32%) Mentoring
9 35 (10.03%) OO
10 28 (8.02%) UML
11 21 (6.02%) BDD
11 21 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
12 20 (5.73%) Coaching
13 19 (5.44%) Unit Testing
14 18 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (5.16%) Data Modelling
15 17 (4.87%) Kanban
16 15 (4.30%) Extreme Programming
17 14 (4.01%) Benchmarking
17 14 (4.01%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 349 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (14.33%) SQL
3 46 (13.18%) JavaScript
4 21 (6.02%) Scala
5 10 (2.87%) PHP
6 7 (2.01%) C#
7 6 (1.72%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.43%) XPath
8 5 (1.43%) Perl
9 3 (0.86%) Groovy
10 2 (0.57%) Python
10 2 (0.57%) C++
10 2 (0.57%) Ruby
11 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.29%) Golang
Qualifications
1 38 (10.89%) Degree
2 4 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.86%) VCP4
4 1 (0.29%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.57%) HDFS
2 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) Puppet
1 2 (0.57%) CFEngine
1 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 101 (28.94%) Oracle
2 23 (6.59%) TIBCO
3 20 (5.73%) SAP
4 19 (5.44%) Microsoft
5 14 (4.01%) Red Hat
6 13 (3.72%) hybris
7 12 (3.44%) IBM
8 5 (1.43%) Google
9 4 (1.15%) Pega
9 4 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.15%) Endeca
10 2 (0.57%) Facebook
11 1 (0.29%) Reuters
11 1 (0.29%) Sun
11 1 (0.29%) Apple
11 1 (0.29%) ATG
11 1 (0.29%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.29%) Demandware
11 1 (0.29%) Splunk
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