The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Java Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Architect
Rank 913 910 889
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Architect 38 31 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.030% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.031% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 47
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £68,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -15.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
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% -

Senior Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Java Architect
Salary Trend

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

Senior Java Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Java Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Architect over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Java Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java 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 Senior Java Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 +13 34 £70,000 +14.28% 3
London +3 25 £75,000 +11.11% 2
City of London +53 8 £75,000 +22.44% 1
South East -2 7 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
County Antrim - 4 - -
Belfast - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Aylesbury - 2 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Newbury +20 1 £55,000 -4.34%
Berkshire +1 1 £55,000 -4.34%
Somerset - 1 £65,000 -
Bath - 1 £65,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 -
South West - 1 £65,000 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 -

Senior Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Java Architect in their job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
4 26 (34.67%) Scrum
5 21 (28.00%) TDD
6 20 (26.67%) J2EE
6 20 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
8 18 (24.00%) Finance
9 17 (22.67%) Spring
9 17 (22.67%) Scala
10 16 (21.33%) Big Data
10 16 (21.33%) CSS
10 16 (21.33%) HTML
11 15 (20.00%) SQL
11 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 15 (20.00%) Degree
12 14 (18.67%) Node.js
12 14 (18.67%) REST
12 14 (18.67%) XML
13 12 (16.00%) Apache
13 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
13 12 (16.00%) Ant
13 12 (16.00%) RDBMS
13 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
14 11 (14.67%) Apache Solr
14 11 (14.67%) jQuery
14 11 (14.67%) hybris
14 11 (14.67%) Maven
14 11 (14.67%) Lucene

Senior Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Java Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (18.67%) Node.js
2 12 (16.00%) Apache
2 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 11 (14.67%) Apache Solr
4 5 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.33%) Apache Spark
5 4 (5.33%) Confluence
5 4 (5.33%) IIS
6 2 (2.67%) JBoss
6 2 (2.67%) Liferay
6 2 (2.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) NFC
2 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) Big Data
2 12 (16.00%) RDBMS
2 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.33%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (5.33%) Riak
6 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) OLAP
7 1 (1.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Ant
2 11 (14.67%) Maven
3 10 (13.33%) JUnit
4 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (9.33%) SoapUI
5 6 (8.00%) JIRA
6 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.33%) NetBeans
8 3 (4.00%) Gradle
9 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.67%) Subversion
10 1 (1.33%) Liquibase
10 1 (1.33%) Mockito
10 1 (1.33%) TestNG
10 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Banking
3 7 (9.33%) Games
4 4 (5.33%) Advertising
4 4 (5.33%) Legal
5 3 (4.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Back Office
7 1 (1.33%) Front Office
7 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Law
7 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) J2EE
2 17 (22.67%) Spring
3 16 (21.33%) CSS
3 16 (21.33%) HTML
4 14 (18.67%) REST
4 14 (18.67%) XML
5 11 (14.67%) jQuery
5 11 (14.67%) Lucene
6 9 (12.00%) JDBC
7 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
7 8 (10.67%) JSON
7 8 (10.67%) Kafka
7 8 (10.67%) Web Services
8 7 (9.33%) J2SE
8 7 (9.33%) Middleware
8 7 (9.33%) Servlets
9 6 (8.00%) HTML5
9 6 (8.00%) Java EE
9 6 (8.00%) JMS
10 5 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
1 7 (9.33%) Health Informatics
1 7 (9.33%) Informatics
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Clustering
3 4 (5.33%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.33%) Replication
4 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.00%) Spread Betting
4 3 (4.00%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) Blog
5 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.33%) Contactless
6 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) Equities
6 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Android
2 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) Scrum
3 21 (28.00%) TDD
4 20 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
6 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 10 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 10 (13.33%) Open Source
7 10 (13.33%) SDLC
8 9 (12.00%) Multithreading
8 9 (12.00%) MVC
9 8 (10.67%) Concurrent Programming
9 8 (10.67%) Load Balancing
10 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
10 7 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (9.33%) OO
10 7 (9.33%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (8.00%) Microservices
11 6 (8.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.67%) Scala
4 15 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (9.33%) C++
6 5 (6.67%) Groovy
6 5 (6.67%) Perl
7 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.33%) VB
8 2 (2.67%) Clojure
9 1 (1.33%) C
9 1 (1.33%) C#
9 1 (1.33%) Python
9 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) hybris
2 4 (5.33%) InterSystems
2 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.33%) VMware
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