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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Architect
Rank 880 798 894
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +96
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Architect 23 69 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.065% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.069% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 28
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £49,750 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%

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
107824 100361 112041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87233 83342 95584
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Java Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Architect
Top 9 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 15 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 -85 21 £65,000 +8.33% 6
London -55 18 £65,000 +8.33% 2
City of London 0 10 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Scotland -14 2 - -
Devon - 2 £57,500 -
Barnstaple - 2 £57,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
South West - 2 £57,500 -
North West - 1 £70,000 - 1

Senior Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 86 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (58.14%) Multithreading
3 47 (54.65%) OOP
3 47 (54.65%) SQL
4 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 41 (47.67%) HTML
6 41 (47.67%) OO
7 39 (45.35%) CSS
8 38 (44.19%) MongoDB
9 37 (43.02%) J2EE
10 35 (40.70%) Big Data
11 32 (37.21%) Hadoop
11 32 (37.21%) JavaScript
11 32 (37.21%) Swing
12 31 (36.05%) Git (software)
12 31 (36.05%) User Experience
13 30 (34.88%) QA
13 30 (34.88%) R
13 30 (34.88%) TDD
14 28 (32.56%) Finance
15 27 (31.40%) Degree
16 23 (26.74%) Web Development
16 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (23.26%) Client/Server
17 20 (23.26%) Google
17 20 (23.26%) Data Analysis
17 20 (23.26%) Games
17 20 (23.26%) Analytics
17 20 (23.26%) Cloud Computing

Senior Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 11 (12.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.65%) IIS
2 4 (4.65%) Apache
2 4 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.49%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.16%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.16%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.26%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.81%) SaaS
3 4 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.93%) Internet
2 2 (2.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 38 (44.19%) MongoDB
3 35 (40.70%) Big Data
4 32 (37.21%) Hadoop
5 20 (23.26%) Apache Hive
6 19 (22.09%) HBase
7 18 (20.93%) Impala
8 7 (8.14%) MySQL
9 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
9 4 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (4.65%) Redis
9 4 (4.65%) Neo4j
10 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.16%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (1.16%) DB2
11 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (36.05%) Git (software)
2 18 (20.93%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.49%) JUnit
4 2 (2.33%) Subversion
4 2 (2.33%) Maven
4 2 (2.33%) jMock
4 2 (2.33%) Mockito
5 1 (1.16%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 20 (23.26%) Games
3 13 (15.12%) Banking
4 9 (10.47%) Retail
5 6 (6.98%) Electronics
5 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.98%) Marketing
5 6 (6.98%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.16%) Publishing
8 1 (1.16%) Back Office
8 1 (1.16%) French Language
8 1 (1.16%) German Language
8 1 (1.16%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.67%) HTML
2 39 (45.35%) CSS
3 37 (43.02%) J2EE
4 32 (37.21%) Swing
5 19 (22.09%) Spring
5 19 (22.09%) HTML5
5 19 (22.09%) CSS3
5 19 (22.09%) Google Closure
6 18 (20.93%) JSON
6 18 (20.93%) JDBC
7 15 (17.44%) Hibernate
8 6 (6.98%) Struts
8 6 (6.98%) JSP
9 5 (5.81%) jQuery
10 4 (4.65%) JPA
10 4 (4.65%) JSTL
10 4 (4.65%) Java EE
10 4 (4.65%) Ajax
10 4 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.05%) User Experience
2 20 (23.26%) Visualisation
2 20 (23.26%) Client/Server
3 19 (22.09%) Statistics
4 18 (20.93%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.98%) DTV
5 6 (6.98%) Open Source
6 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.33%) Clustering
8 1 (1.16%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.16%) RIA
8 1 (1.16%) Ontologies
8 1 (1.16%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) UNIX
2 7 (8.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.14%) Multithreading
2 47 (54.65%) OOP
3 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (47.67%) OO
5 30 (34.88%) TDD
6 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (26.74%) Web Development
7 20 (23.26%) Data Analysis
7 20 (23.26%) Analytics
8 19 (22.09%) MapReduce
9 9 (10.47%) Scrum
9 9 (10.47%) Pair Programming
10 8 (9.30%) SOA
11 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.98%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.98%) Content Management
11 6 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (5.81%) MVC
12 5 (5.81%) OOD
13 4 (4.65%) UML
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (54.65%) SQL
3 32 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 30 (34.88%) R
5 5 (5.81%) Ruby
5 5 (5.81%) PHP
6 2 (2.33%) Scala
7 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) Sun Certification
3 7 (8.14%) PhD
4 1 (1.16%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (34.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Google
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle
3 8 (9.30%) Sun
4 7 (8.14%) JBoss
5 6 (6.98%) SAP
6 5 (5.81%) Sybase
7 4 (4.65%) VMware
8 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
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