The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE 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/J2EE Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Architect
Rank 897 888 858
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Architect 38 49 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.046% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.048% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 63
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £61,188 £68,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-11.00% -1.78%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java/J2EE Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java/J2EE Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Architect within the UK.

Java/J2EE Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Java/J2EE Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Architect over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Java/J2EE Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Java/J2EE Architect
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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 +10 38 £70,000 -6.66% 5
London +1 18 £72,500 -6.45% 4
South East - 13 £57,375 - 1
North West +30 6 £70,000 -
Manchester +25 6 £70,000 -3.44%
Oxfordshire - 6 £55,000 -
City of London +53 3 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Surrey - 3 £61,063 -
Guildford - 2 £61,063 -
Hampshire - 2 £65,000 - 1
East of England -3 1 £60,000 -20.00%
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 -
Crawley - 1 £72,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £75,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £72,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £75,000 -

Java/J2EE Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java/J2EE 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/J2EE Architect in their job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Java
1 57 (100.00%) J2EE
2 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (38.60%) SOA
4 17 (29.82%) Mentoring
4 17 (29.82%) Spring
4 17 (29.82%) CSS
5 14 (24.56%) Web Services
5 14 (24.56%) Oracle
5 14 (24.56%) HTML
5 14 (24.56%) Finance
6 13 (22.81%) Tomcat
6 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
7 12 (21.05%) J2SE
7 12 (21.05%) Maven
7 12 (21.05%) REST
7 12 (21.05%) Java EE
8 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (19.30%) XML
8 11 (19.30%) Linux
8 11 (19.30%) SOAP
9 10 (17.54%) TDD
9 10 (17.54%) Scrum
9 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
10 9 (15.79%) Retail
10 9 (15.79%) Unix
10 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 9 (15.79%) IBM

Java/J2EE Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java/J2EE 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/J2EE Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.81%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.04%) JBoss
3 4 (7.02%) IIS
3 4 (7.02%) Liferay
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.51%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Internet
2 7 (12.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.75%) DB2
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Maven
2 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.28%) JUnit
4 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.02%) NetBeans
6 3 (5.26%) Ant
7 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Retail
3 7 (12.28%) Publishing
4 4 (7.02%) Games
4 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.51%) Electronics
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (29.82%) CSS
2 17 (29.82%) Spring
3 14 (24.56%) HTML
3 14 (24.56%) Web Services
4 12 (21.05%) J2SE
4 12 (21.05%) Java EE
4 12 (21.05%) REST
5 11 (19.30%) SOAP
5 11 (19.30%) XML
6 8 (14.04%) .NET
6 8 (14.04%) JSON
7 7 (12.28%) RESTful
8 6 (10.53%) JMS
8 6 (10.53%) jQuery
8 6 (10.53%) Middleware
9 5 (8.77%) Struts
10 4 (7.02%) J2ME
10 4 (7.02%) JDBC
10 4 (7.02%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (14.04%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Clustering
3 4 (7.02%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Fintech
4 2 (3.51%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Unix
3 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) SOA
3 17 (29.82%) Mentoring
4 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
5 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (17.54%) Scrum
6 10 (17.54%) TDD
7 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.28%) Integration Testing
7 7 (12.28%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (12.28%) OOP
7 7 (12.28%) SOLID
7 7 (12.28%) TOGAF
7 7 (12.28%) UML
7 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.53%) OO
8 6 (10.53%) OOD
8 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.77%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.04%) SQL
4 5 (8.77%) C++
5 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.02%) Perl
5 4 (7.02%) PHP
5 4 (7.02%) VB
6 2 (3.51%) Scala
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Sun Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 9 (15.79%) IBM
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.02%) InterSystems
5 3 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
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