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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 777 758 703
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 125 181 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 121 127 163
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £78,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -28 120 £73,250 +12.69% 19
London +8 74 £77,500 +19.23% 10
City of London +27 25 £77,500 +19.23% 4
South West +6 12 £62,500 +25.00%
South East +14 11 £60,000 -12.72%
Yorkshire -44 11 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Gloucestershire - 10 £61,250 -
Leeds -43 9 £60,000 +14.28% 1
West Yorkshire -44 9 £60,000 +14.28% 1
East Midlands +9 6 £60,000 - 3
Brentford - 5 £77,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 5 £62,500 -
Brighton - 4 £62,500 -
East Sussex - 4 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £55,000 -
Aylesbury - 3 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £60,000 - 2
Cambridge +19 2 £80,000 +14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £80,000 +14.28% 2
East of England +3 2 £80,000 +23.07% 3
North West -4 2 £65,000 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £63,750 -
Harrow - 2 £73,750 -
Edinburgh +7 1 - -
Scotland +1 1 - -
Cheshire -2 1 £60,000 - 1
Bristol -20 1 £70,000 +40.00%
Manchester - 1 £70,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £80,000 -

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 282 (100.00%) Java
2 130 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (44.68%) J2EE
4 122 (43.26%) Spring
5 100 (35.46%) Hibernate
6 94 (33.33%) Scrum
7 72 (25.53%) Oracle
8 67 (23.76%) Linux
9 66 (23.40%) Web Services
10 63 (22.34%) Finance
11 57 (20.21%) E-Commerce
11 57 (20.21%) SOA
11 57 (20.21%) Big Data
12 56 (19.86%) NoSQL
13 54 (19.15%) HTML
14 52 (18.44%) JBoss
15 50 (17.73%) JavaScript
16 46 (16.31%) XML
17 44 (15.60%) Java EE
18 43 (15.25%) MVC
18 43 (15.25%) Open Source
19 41 (14.54%) Spring MVC
20 40 (14.18%) SOAP
20 40 (14.18%) hybris
20 40 (14.18%) MongoDB
21 38 (13.48%) ActiveMQ
22 37 (13.12%) MySQL
22 37 (13.12%) Scala
23 36 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
23 36 (12.77%) Telecoms

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 52 (18.44%) JBoss
2 34 (12.06%) Tomcat
3 32 (11.35%) Apache
4 25 (8.87%) WebLogic
5 21 (7.45%) WebSphere
6 18 (6.38%) CMS
7 16 (5.67%) Mule
7 16 (5.67%) Apache Solr
7 16 (5.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (3.55%) Liferay
9 9 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (2.13%) Mule ESB
10 6 (2.13%) Node.js
10 6 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
10 6 (2.13%) Drupal
11 5 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (1.42%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.71%) Jetty
13 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (5.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (3.55%) Magento
3 9 (3.19%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.96%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (3.90%) SaaS
4 9 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.71%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.19%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) Firewall
2 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (20.21%) Big Data
2 56 (19.86%) NoSQL
3 40 (14.18%) MongoDB
4 37 (13.12%) MySQL
5 24 (8.51%) Relational Database
6 21 (7.45%) SQL Server
7 15 (5.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 14 (4.96%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.90%) DB2
10 8 (2.84%) Pentaho
11 6 (2.13%) Couchbase
12 5 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.42%) Redis
14 2 (0.71%) Riak
14 2 (0.71%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.35%) Hazelcast
15 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 30 (10.64%) Maven
3 25 (8.87%) JUnit
4 21 (7.45%) Subversion
5 18 (6.38%) JIRA
6 17 (6.03%) Eclipse
7 14 (4.96%) IntelliJ
7 14 (4.96%) Ant
8 13 (4.61%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (1.42%) JProfiler
10 4 (1.42%) Hudson
10 4 (1.42%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.06%) TestNG
12 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.35%) Selenium
General
1 63 (22.34%) Finance
2 36 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 30 (10.64%) Retail
4 26 (9.22%) Banking
5 24 (8.51%) Marketing
6 18 (6.38%) Manufacturing
7 16 (5.67%) Electronics
8 8 (2.84%) Automotive
9 6 (2.13%) Games
10 5 (1.77%) Publishing
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.35%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (44.68%) J2EE
2 122 (43.26%) Spring
3 100 (35.46%) Hibernate
4 66 (23.40%) Web Services
5 54 (19.15%) HTML
6 46 (16.31%) XML
7 44 (15.60%) Java EE
8 41 (14.54%) Spring MVC
9 40 (14.18%) SOAP
10 38 (13.48%) ActiveMQ
11 35 (12.41%) REST
12 32 (11.35%) HTML5
13 28 (9.93%) jQuery
14 27 (9.57%) JPA
15 26 (9.22%) JSON
16 24 (8.51%) Middleware
17 23 (8.16%) JMS
18 22 (7.80%) .NET
19 21 (7.45%) RESTful
20 20 (7.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.67%) DTV
2 13 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (3.90%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.19%) IPTV
4 9 (3.19%) Over-the-Top Content
5 6 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.13%) RIA
6 5 (1.77%) Clustering
6 5 (1.77%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.77%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.42%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.06%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.71%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.76%) Linux
2 28 (9.93%) UNIX
3 12 (4.26%) Windows
4 2 (0.71%) Solaris
4 2 (0.71%) Android
4 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (33.33%) Scrum
3 57 (20.21%) E-Commerce
3 57 (20.21%) SOA
4 43 (15.25%) MVC
4 43 (15.25%) Open Source
5 35 (12.41%) TDD
6 28 (9.93%) Kanban
7 23 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 21 (7.45%) BDD
8 21 (7.45%) TOGAF
9 19 (6.74%) UML
9 19 (6.74%) OO
10 18 (6.38%) Software Engineering
11 17 (6.03%) Programme Management
11 17 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (5.67%) Digital Marketing
12 16 (5.67%) Analytics
13 15 (5.32%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 282 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (17.73%) JavaScript
3 37 (13.12%) Scala
4 31 (10.99%) SQL
5 15 (5.32%) C#
6 11 (3.90%) PHP
7 10 (3.55%) Ruby
8 7 (2.48%) Python
8 7 (2.48%) C++
9 6 (2.13%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.77%) Groovy
10 5 (1.77%) C
11 4 (1.42%) Perl
11 4 (1.42%) XPath
12 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (7.80%) Degree
2 7 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.71%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.35%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Nagios
1 2 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 72 (25.53%) Oracle
2 40 (14.18%) hybris
3 19 (6.74%) SAP
4 18 (6.38%) ATG
5 17 (6.03%) TIBCO
6 13 (4.61%) Microsoft
7 11 (3.90%) Adobe
8 9 (3.19%) Apple
9 8 (2.84%) Endeca
10 6 (2.13%) IBM
10 6 (2.13%) Demandware
11 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.71%) Google
12 2 (0.71%) Sencha
12 2 (0.71%) Sun
13 1 (0.35%) HP
13 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.35%) Splunk
13 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.35%) GoldenSource
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