The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Software 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 Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Architect
Rank 895 863 899
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 22 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.019% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 24
Average salary £67,500 £63,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -33.68%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +15.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Java Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Java Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Software Architect
Salary Trend

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

Java Software Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Java Software Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Architect over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Java Software Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Software Architect
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -47 19 £67,500 +7.14%
London -44 9 £75,000 -11.76%
South East -18 5 £67,500 +17.39%
West Midlands 0 3 £67,500 -
South Wales - 3 £55,000 -
Wales - 3 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £67,500 -
Cardiff - 3 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £65,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £67,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £70,000 -
Oxford - 2 £70,000 -
Reading - 2 £63,750 -
Runcorn - 2 £67,500 -
North West - 2 £67,500 -
City of London -18 1 £67,500 -20.58%

Java Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java Software 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 Software Architect in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (93.33%) Spring
3 18 (60.00%) Middleware
4 17 (56.67%) Java EE
5 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (50.00%) Process Management
6 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 12 (40.00%) J2EE
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle
8 9 (30.00%) SOAP
8 9 (30.00%) JBoss
9 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (26.67%) TDD
10 7 (23.33%) Web Services
11 6 (20.00%) Software Architecture
12 5 (16.67%) REST
12 5 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (16.67%) JUnit
12 5 (16.67%) Banking
13 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
13 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (13.33%) Struts
13 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
13 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
14 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
14 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (10.00%) SQL
14 3 (10.00%) SOA
14 3 (10.00%) Scrum

Java Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java Software 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 Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) Jetty
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) WebObjects
2 2 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) JProfiler
General
1 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) Spring
2 18 (60.00%) Middleware
3 17 (56.67%) Java EE
4 12 (40.00%) J2EE
5 9 (30.00%) SOAP
6 7 (23.33%) Web Services
7 5 (16.67%) REST
8 4 (13.33%) Struts
9 2 (6.67%) Tapestry
9 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
9 2 (6.67%) jQuery
9 2 (6.67%) CSS
9 2 (6.67%) Servlets
9 2 (6.67%) HTML
10 1 (3.33%) Apache Camel
10 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) iPhone
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Process Management
3 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
4 6 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) UML
7 2 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) C
3 2 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.33%) C-shell
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
1 9 (30.00%) JBoss