The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 136 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.51% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Median salary £72,500 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £68,500 £68,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +0.73% +8.80%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1903 2244 1982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.60% 96.06% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1666 1632
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,948 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Java Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Architect in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Java 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 across the Birmingham region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Collateral Management
4 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (11.76%) Presales
4 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) User Experience
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Microservices
4 2 (11.76%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) XSLT
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) OOD
4 2 (11.76%) HTTP
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) JUnit
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) XPath
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Collateral Management
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) Microservices
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) OO
2 2 (11.76%) OOD
2 2 (11.76%) Presales
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Degree