Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Architect
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 189 208
Rank change year-on-year +20 +19 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 15 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.43% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 8
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% -28.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £64,875
90th Percentile £74,875 £56,250 £87,500
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year - -26.67% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,397 3,679 4,461
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 96.44% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,465 2,894 3,343
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Java Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in Birmingham

Java Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Java Architect in Birmingham

Java Architect
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Architect in Birmingham over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Architect in Birmingham

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Java Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) Fintech
5 5 (33.33%) DB2
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (33.33%) Unix
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) JBoss
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) SOA
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 5 (33.33%) Java EE
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) RAD
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle BPM

Java Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) DB2
3 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.67%) Hazelcast
5 1 (6.67%) HBase
5 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
1 1 (6.67%) JBehave
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JMeter
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) LoadUI
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Mockito
1 1 (6.67%) NetBeans
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) Java EE
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) Drools
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) JRules
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) JMS
4 1 (6.67%) LESS
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) Sass
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (33.33%) Fintech
2 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
2 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) RAD
4 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Microservices
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Thought Leadership
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java 8
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) ILOG
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft