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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Architect
Rank 894 812 842
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Architect 8 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.060% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.064% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 45
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Java/J2EE Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Java/J2EE Architect
Top 13 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 19 September 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
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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 -70 8 £55,000 -21.42% 5
London -55 5 £62,500 -13.79% 2
North Yorkshire -36 2 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire -51 2 £55,000 - 2
Leeds - 2 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Harrogate - 2 £55,000 -
City of London -5 1 £50,000 -23.07% 2
South East -14 1 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £72,500 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Surbiton - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -

Java/J2EE Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) J2EE
2 23 (85.19%) Spring
3 21 (77.78%) Hibernate
4 18 (66.67%) HTML
5 17 (62.96%) Apache
5 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (59.26%) Oracle
7 15 (55.56%) Scrum
7 15 (55.56%) NoSQL
8 11 (40.74%) HTML5
8 11 (40.74%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (37.04%) SQL
10 9 (33.33%) SOA
10 9 (33.33%) JBoss
11 7 (25.93%) JSP
12 6 (22.22%) Struts
12 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
12 6 (22.22%) CSS
12 6 (22.22%) Linux
12 6 (22.22%) Ajax
12 6 (22.22%) JSTL
13 5 (18.52%) Content Management
13 5 (18.52%) Finance
13 5 (18.52%) UML
13 5 (18.52%) Windows
13 5 (18.52%) XML
13 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
14 4 (14.81%) IIS
14 4 (14.81%) MySQL

Java/J2EE Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (62.96%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
4 4 (14.81%) IIS
5 2 (7.41%) CMS
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) Redis
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Ant
1 1 (3.70%) JUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Front Office
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) French Language
4 1 (3.70%) German Language
4 1 (3.70%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) J2EE
2 23 (85.19%) Spring
3 21 (77.78%) Hibernate
4 18 (66.67%) HTML
5 11 (40.74%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (40.74%) HTML5
6 7 (25.93%) JSP
7 6 (22.22%) Struts
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) JSTL
7 6 (22.22%) Ajax
8 5 (18.52%) XML
9 4 (14.81%) Middleware
9 4 (14.81%) .NET
9 4 (14.81%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (14.81%) WebWork
9 4 (14.81%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) JPA
10 3 (11.11%) Web Services
11 2 (7.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Grid Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) SOA
4 5 (18.52%) UML
4 5 (18.52%) Content Management
5 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) B2B
7 2 (7.41%) E-business
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.41%) User Stories
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.70%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Ruby
3 4 (14.81%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) JBoss
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
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