The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Architect
Rank - 209 188
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 0 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.036% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.038% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Average salary - £43,750 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.37%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
Java Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5220 5233 4557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.38% 94.70% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4332 4447 3896
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Architect across the West Midlands region.

Java Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Java Architect in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Pair Programming
2 7 (70.00%) PhD
2 7 (70.00%) Sun
2 7 (70.00%) Sun Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) Documentum
6 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) J2EE
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (10.00%) EJB
6 1 (10.00%) JSP
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) UNIX
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Process Management
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) CMS
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Java EE
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Java Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Documentum
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) EJB
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Pair Programming
1 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) PhD
1 7 (70.00%) Sun Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Sun
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle