The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Java/J2EE Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Architect
Rank 872 924 927
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Architect 14 21 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.020% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.020% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 33
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,500 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £61,188 £71,250
% change year-on-year
+18.48% -14.12%

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
88523 102635 109401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73515 85553 90526
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Java/J2EE Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Java/J2EE Architect in the job title.

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 6 December 2016 within the UK.

Java/J2EE Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Java/J2EE Architect
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 14 £75,000 +15.38%
London +57 5 £75,000 +3.44%
East of England - 5 £85,000 -
North West -16 4 £67,500 +10.20%
Manchester - 4 £67,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £85,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £72,500 -

Java/J2EE Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Java/J2EE Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Java/J2EE Architect in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) J2EE
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Big Data
3 11 (39.29%) Spring
3 11 (39.29%) SOA
4 8 (28.57%) REST
4 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (28.57%) MySQL
4 8 (28.57%) TDD
5 7 (25.00%) iPad
6 6 (21.43%) SaaS
6 6 (21.43%) Java EE
6 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
6 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.86%) Maven
7 5 (17.86%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) .NET
7 5 (17.86%) Web Services
7 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
7 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 5 (17.86%) Docker
7 5 (17.86%) Spring MVC
7 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
8 4 (14.29%) Scala
8 4 (14.29%) Open Source
8 4 (14.29%) BDD
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) Groovy
8 4 (14.29%) hybris

Java/J2EE Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) JBoss
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) Big Data
2 8 (28.57%) MySQL
3 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
5 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.14%) Pentaho
7 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Maven
2 4 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) J2EE
2 11 (39.29%) Spring
3 8 (28.57%) REST
4 6 (21.43%) Java EE
5 5 (17.86%) .NET
5 5 (17.86%) Spring MVC
5 5 (17.86%) Web Services
6 4 (14.29%) JMS
6 4 (14.29%) JSP
6 4 (14.29%) SOAP
7 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.71%) XML
8 1 (3.57%) Ajax
8 1 (3.57%) CSS
8 1 (3.57%) Drools
8 1 (3.57%) HTML5
8 1 (3.57%) JPA
8 1 (3.57%) JSF
8 1 (3.57%) Middleware
8 1 (3.57%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (25.00%) iPad
3 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
4 1 (3.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) SOA
3 8 (28.57%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
4 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) Microservices
6 4 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (10.71%) B2B
7 3 (10.71%) Content Management
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
7 3 (10.71%) UML
8 2 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) Groovy
3 4 (14.29%) PHP
3 4 (14.29%) Scala
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) hybris
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle