Period
to 19 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

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

Java Architect
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 81 97
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.21% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Cardiff median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +22.64% +12.77%
South Wales median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +22.64% +12.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 918 830 1,175
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 97.65% 98.99%
Number of salaries quoted 792 742 1,083
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,375 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +2.74%

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in Cardiff

Java Architect
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Java Architect in Cardiff

Java Architect
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Architect in Cardiff over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Java Architect in Cardiff

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 Cardiff region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Zuul
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Software Development

Java Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (50.00%) Zuul
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA