The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Java/J2EE Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java J2EE Architect
Rank 913 963 995
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Architect 10 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Median salary £77,500 £65,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 - -

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Java/J2EE Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Java/J2EE Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Java/J2EE Architect
Salary Trend

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

Senior Java/J2EE Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Java/J2EE Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Architect over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Java/J2EE Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java/J2EE Architect
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
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 +25 10 £77,500 +19.23%
London +31 6 £83,750 +28.84%
South East - 4 £75,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £75,000 -

Senior Java/J2EE Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Senior 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 Senior Java/J2EE Architect in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) SOAP
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) SOA
4 9 (52.94%) Spring
5 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) Middleware
7 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) Perl
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) Ajax
7 6 (35.29%) REST
7 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
8 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 5 (29.41%) Java EE
8 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (29.41%) TDD
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
8 5 (29.41%) JSP
8 5 (29.41%) JBoss
8 5 (29.41%) Tomcat

Senior 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 5 (29.41%) JBoss
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Liferay
3 2 (11.76%) Mule
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Apache OFBiz
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) JUnit
2 4 (23.53%) NetBeans
3 3 (17.65%) Ant
3 3 (17.65%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 10 (58.82%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) SOAP
3 9 (52.94%) Spring
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) Middleware
6 6 (35.29%) Ajax
6 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 6 (35.29%) REST
7 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) J2SE
7 5 (29.41%) Java EE
7 5 (29.41%) JSP
7 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (23.53%) EDI
8 4 (23.53%) J2ME
8 4 (23.53%) JMS
8 4 (23.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) SOA
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) B2B
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 4 (23.53%) High Availability
5 4 (23.53%) Line Management
5 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (17.65%) Microservices
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Perl
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) VB
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) InterSystems
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle