The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £110,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 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
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 230 260
Rank change year-on-year +6 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 11 28 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.46% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 51
Median salary £110,000 £80,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £67,500 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £122,500 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £69,250 £68,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +1.83% +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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4963 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 96.24% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 5576 8450
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

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 3 months to 23 June 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 23 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 City of London region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Equities
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) JMS
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (38.46%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) Prime Brokerage
8 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
8 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (23.08%) Clustering
8 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (23.08%) UML
8 3 (23.08%) Middleware
8 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (15.38%) Legal
9 2 (15.38%) Project Management
9 2 (15.38%) OOD
9 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
9 2 (15.38%) Product Management
9 2 (15.38%) Requirements Engineering
9 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
9 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
9 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management

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 1 (7.69%) Alfresco
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) MarkLogic
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Prime Brokerage
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
4 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) JMS
2 3 (23.08%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) J2SE
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) OAuth
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) SAML
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Equities
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) Derivative
3 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
4 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (38.46%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (23.08%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
5 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago