Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Java Architect
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 339 341
Rank change year-on-year +55 +2 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 43 14 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.12% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.12% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 81
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £71,250 £70,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £100,250 £101,250
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9693 11285 16633
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 96.38% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8779 10283 14445
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in the City of London

Java Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Java Architect in the City of London

Java Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Architect in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Architect in the City of London

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 City of London region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (53.49%) Microservices
4 19 (44.19%) JMS
5 17 (39.53%) UML
6 14 (32.56%) TDD
6 14 (32.56%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (32.56%) API Design
6 14 (32.56%) DevOps
6 14 (32.56%) REST
6 14 (32.56%) Virtual Team
7 13 (30.23%) Finance
8 11 (25.58%) Hibernate
8 11 (25.58%) J2SE
8 11 (25.58%) SOA
8 11 (25.58%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (23.26%) J2EE
9 10 (23.26%) Spring
10 9 (20.93%) BPEL
10 9 (20.93%) Validation
11 8 (18.60%) Clustering
11 8 (18.60%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (18.60%) OO
11 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (18.60%) Low Latency
12 5 (11.63%) SDLC
12 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
12 5 (11.63%) Oracle
12 5 (11.63%) SQL Server

Java Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (6.98%) CMS
1 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Geronimo
2 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.65%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) WildFly
3 1 (2.33%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) MarkLogic
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Redis
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) JMS
2 14 (32.56%) REST
3 11 (25.58%) Hibernate
3 11 (25.58%) J2SE
4 10 (23.26%) J2EE
4 10 (23.26%) Spring
5 4 (9.30%) .NET
6 2 (4.65%) Middleware
6 2 (4.65%) SOAP
6 2 (4.65%) XML
7 1 (2.33%) CSS
7 1 (2.33%) HTML
7 1 (2.33%) JDBC
7 1 (2.33%) JSON
7 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Virtual Team
2 11 (25.58%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (18.60%) Clustering
4 5 (11.63%) Equities
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) Derivative
6 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Microservices
3 17 (39.53%) UML
4 14 (32.56%) API Design
4 14 (32.56%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (32.56%) DevOps
4 14 (32.56%) TDD
5 11 (25.58%) SOA
6 9 (20.93%) BPEL
6 9 (20.93%) Validation
7 8 (18.60%) Low Latency
7 8 (18.60%) OO
7 8 (18.60%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.63%) SDLC
9 4 (9.30%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 3 (6.98%) Content Management
11 2 (4.65%) Data Management
11 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.65%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) C++
3 1 (2.33%) Go
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) AWS Certification
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.33%) CA