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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 737 737 695
Rank change year-on-year
0 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 156 170 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 138 99 134
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -17 138 £75,000 +15.38% 10
London +41 104 £77,500 +10.71% 8
City of London +20 17 £75,000 +7.14% 3
South West -18 9 £60,000 +4.34%
Yorkshire -31 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Brentford - 9 £72,500 - 1
South East +8 8 £62,500 -26.47%
Gloucestershire -9 8 £60,000 -
Leeds -28 8 £60,000 +9.09%
West Yorkshire -39 8 £60,000 +9.09%
South Wales - 7 £47,000 - 2
Wales - 7 £47,000 - 2
Cardiff - 7 £47,000 - 2
North West +7 6 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Manchester - 6 £70,000 -
Cheltenham - 5 £62,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £60,000 -
East Midlands -1 2 £60,000 -
Brighton - 2 £62,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire +4 1 £60,000 -11.11%
Glasgow +3 1 - - 1
Scotland -4 1 - - 1
West Sussex -6 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £70,000 -
Midlands - 1 £77,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £67,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 288 (100.00%) Java
2 143 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (41.32%) J2EE
4 109 (37.85%) Spring
5 81 (28.13%) Hibernate
6 79 (27.43%) Scrum
7 73 (25.35%) Web Services
8 68 (23.61%) SOA
9 65 (22.57%) Oracle
10 62 (21.53%) Finance
11 60 (20.83%) JavaScript
12 57 (19.79%) XML
13 54 (18.75%) hybris
14 53 (18.40%) E-Commerce
15 52 (18.06%) Open Source
16 51 (17.71%) HTML
17 49 (17.01%) SOAP
18 46 (15.97%) NoSQL
19 45 (15.63%) Scala
20 44 (15.28%) TDD
20 44 (15.28%) Big Data
21 41 (14.24%) Tomcat
22 40 (13.89%) Spring MVC
23 38 (13.19%) MongoDB
24 37 (12.85%) Amazon AWS
24 37 (12.85%) MVC
25 36 (12.50%) Telecoms
25 36 (12.50%) Linux
26 35 (12.15%) RESTful
27 34 (11.81%) Git (software)

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (14.24%) Tomcat
2 29 (10.07%) JBoss
2 29 (10.07%) Apache
3 25 (8.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 24 (8.33%) CMS
5 20 (6.94%) Apache Solr
6 14 (4.86%) Mule
7 12 (4.17%) Node.js
8 11 (3.82%) WebSphere
9 10 (3.47%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
10 9 (3.13%) Liferay
11 8 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (2.08%) Mule ESB
12 6 (2.08%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.39%) IIS
13 4 (1.39%) Drupal
14 3 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.69%) Jetty
15 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (6.60%) Magento
2 17 (5.90%) WebTrends
3 14 (4.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.35%) Shopify
4 1 (0.35%) Global PAYplus
Cloud Services
1 37 (12.85%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.86%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (3.47%) SaaS
4 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.69%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.35%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.78%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) HTTP
3 2 (0.69%) LAN
3 2 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.97%) NoSQL
2 44 (15.28%) Big Data
3 38 (13.19%) MongoDB
4 25 (8.68%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 14 (4.86%) MySQL
6 14 (4.86%) SQL Server
7 11 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.78%) Pentaho
9 7 (2.43%) DB2
9 7 (2.43%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.08%) Star Schema
10 6 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.08%) OLTP
11 5 (1.74%) Redis
12 4 (1.39%) Couchbase
13 3 (1.04%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.04%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.69%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 34 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.33%) JUnit
3 20 (6.94%) Maven
4 18 (6.25%) Subversion
5 17 (5.90%) JIRA
6 14 (4.86%) IntelliJ
7 10 (3.47%) Ant
8 9 (3.13%) Jenkins
9 8 (2.78%) Mockito
9 8 (2.78%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.08%) TestNG
11 5 (1.74%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 5 (1.74%) JBehave
12 4 (1.39%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.69%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.69%) Liquibase
14 1 (0.35%) ANTLR
14 1 (0.35%) Selenium
General
1 62 (21.53%) Finance
2 36 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 32 (11.11%) Banking
4 27 (9.38%) Retail
5 20 (6.94%) Marketing
6 14 (4.86%) Games
6 14 (4.86%) Manufacturing
6 14 (4.86%) Electronics
7 7 (2.43%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.74%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.04%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Automotive
10 1 (0.35%) French Language
10 1 (0.35%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (41.32%) J2EE
2 109 (37.85%) Spring
3 81 (28.13%) Hibernate
4 73 (25.35%) Web Services
5 57 (19.79%) XML
6 51 (17.71%) HTML
7 49 (17.01%) SOAP
8 40 (13.89%) Spring MVC
9 35 (12.15%) RESTful
10 34 (11.81%) REST
11 32 (11.11%) CSS
12 29 (10.07%) JSP
12 29 (10.07%) JPA
13 26 (9.03%) jQuery
14 25 (8.68%) HTML5
15 24 (8.33%) JSON
16 21 (7.29%) JavaBeans
17 20 (6.94%) .NET
17 20 (6.94%) Lucene
18 19 (6.60%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.21%) IPTV
1 15 (5.21%) Over-the-Top Content
2 14 (4.86%) DTV
3 13 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.82%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.47%) Online Games
6 7 (2.43%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.08%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.39%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.04%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.69%) RIA
11 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.35%) Life Science
12 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.50%) Linux
2 12 (4.17%) Windows
3 11 (3.82%) UNIX
4 2 (0.69%) Android
5 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (27.43%) Scrum
3 68 (23.61%) SOA
4 53 (18.40%) E-Commerce
5 52 (18.06%) Open Source
6 44 (15.28%) TDD
7 37 (12.85%) MVC
8 32 (11.11%) Software Delivery
9 31 (10.76%) Kanban
10 28 (9.72%) TOGAF
10 28 (9.72%) UML
11 26 (9.03%) BDD
12 25 (8.68%) Software Engineering
12 25 (8.68%) Multithreading
13 22 (7.64%) Mentoring
14 21 (7.29%) Content Management
15 18 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (5.56%) Web Development
17 15 (5.21%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 288 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 45 (15.63%) Scala
4 26 (9.03%) SQL
5 22 (7.64%) Ruby
6 21 (7.29%) C#
7 15 (5.21%) Python
8 13 (4.51%) C++
9 10 (3.47%) C
9 10 (3.47%) PHP
9 10 (3.47%) XPath
9 10 (3.47%) Groovy
9 10 (3.47%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.78%) Perl
11 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.35%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.35%) Clojure
12 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (11.81%) Degree
2 8 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) Nagios
1 2 (0.69%) ZABBIX
1 2 (0.69%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 65 (22.57%) Oracle
2 54 (18.75%) hybris
3 28 (9.72%) ATG
4 19 (6.60%) Adobe
5 15 (5.21%) SAP
6 9 (3.13%) Apple
7 8 (2.78%) Microsoft
8 7 (2.43%) IBM
8 7 (2.43%) Endeca
8 7 (2.43%) Demandware
9 6 (2.08%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.69%) Sun
10 2 (0.69%) Google
10 2 (0.69%) Sencha
11 1 (0.35%) GoldenSource
11 1 (0.35%) Intershop
11 1 (0.35%) GigaSpaces
11 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.35%) Elastic Path
11 1 (0.35%) HP
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