Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 727 647 701
Rank change year-on-year -80 +54 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 459 644 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 409 591 627
England median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in England

Java Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Java Architect in England

Java Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Architect in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Architect in England

Java Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -49 288 £82,500 +3.13% 20
South East +16 53 £70,000 +7.69% 1
North of England -9 46 £70,000 - 10
South West +28 37 £68,500 -14.38% 1
Yorkshire +28 30 £70,000 - 3
Midlands +5 25 £57,250 -18.21% 3
East Midlands +5 17 £62,500 -10.71% 2
North West -46 16 £68,750 -1.79% 6
East of England -8 13 £60,000 -20.00%
West Midlands +15 8 £53,750 -22.24% 1
Java Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 459 (100.00%) Java
2 265 (57.73%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (28.98%) Spring
4 126 (27.45%) Finance
5 117 (25.49%) J2EE
6 110 (23.97%) Enterprise Software
7 101 (22.00%) SOA
8 97 (21.13%) Microservices
9 96 (20.92%) .NET
10 95 (20.70%) Hibernate
11 80 (17.43%) Amazon AWS
11 80 (17.43%) Banking
12 79 (17.21%) Big Data
13 78 (16.99%) OO
14 77 (16.78%) DevOps
15 72 (15.69%) Open Source
16 71 (15.47%) Tomcat
16 71 (15.47%) SQL
16 71 (15.47%) Scrum
17 68 (14.81%) TDD
17 68 (14.81%) JavaScript
18 65 (14.16%) SDLC
19 60 (13.07%) UML
19 60 (13.07%) JMS
20 55 (11.98%) REST
21 51 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
21 51 (11.11%) Python
22 49 (10.68%) MVC
22 49 (10.68%) Software Engineering
23 46 (10.02%) Data Modelling

Java Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 71 (15.47%) Tomcat
2 36 (7.84%) JBoss
3 32 (6.97%) WebSphere
4 29 (6.32%) Apache Spark
4 29 (6.32%) WebLogic
5 24 (5.23%) Apache
5 24 (5.23%) CMS
5 24 (5.23%) Jetty
6 21 (4.58%) WildFly
7 19 (4.14%) Apache Geronimo
8 14 (3.05%) Mule ESB
9 9 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.74%) Apache Solr
10 8 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (1.31%) Confluence
11 6 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
12 5 (1.09%) GemFire
12 5 (1.09%) Mule
13 4 (0.87%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.87%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.44%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.22%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 80 (17.43%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (6.97%) SaaS
4 10 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (0.65%) IaaS
6 3 (0.65%) PaaS
7 1 (0.22%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.22%) Serverless
7 1 (0.22%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.01%) Internet
2 17 (3.70%) HTTP
3 4 (0.87%) AMQP
3 4 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (0.87%) LDAP
3 4 (0.87%) NAS
4 3 (0.65%) SNMP
5 1 (0.22%) DSL
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (17.21%) Big Data
2 44 (9.59%) NoSQL
3 38 (8.28%) Relational Database
4 29 (6.32%) Hadoop
5 24 (5.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 24 (5.23%) SQL Server
6 22 (4.79%) MySQL
7 21 (4.58%) InterSystems Cache
8 19 (4.14%) MongoDB
9 18 (3.92%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.40%) Redis
12 9 (1.96%) Apache Hive
12 9 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.53%) HBase
14 6 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (1.09%) Hazelcast
16 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.44%) Couchbase
17 2 (0.44%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 21 (4.58%) Jenkins
2 19 (4.14%) Maven
3 18 (3.92%) Cucumber
3 18 (3.92%) JIRA
4 10 (2.18%) JUnit
4 10 (2.18%) Subversion
5 8 (1.74%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.74%) webpack
6 7 (1.53%) gulp
6 7 (1.53%) Selenium
7 6 (1.31%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.31%) ERwin
8 4 (0.87%) JMeter
9 3 (0.65%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.44%) Ant
10 2 (0.44%) Grunt
10 2 (0.44%) JBehave
10 2 (0.44%) Mockito
10 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.22%) IntelliJ
General
1 126 (27.45%) Finance
2 80 (17.43%) Banking
3 39 (8.50%) Retail
4 26 (5.66%) Marketing
4 26 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 23 (5.01%) Manufacturing
6 22 (4.79%) Electronics
7 16 (3.49%) Legal
8 9 (1.96%) German Language
9 8 (1.74%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.53%) Front Office
11 6 (1.31%) French Language
11 6 (1.31%) Italian Language
11 6 (1.31%) Publishing
12 5 (1.09%) Games
13 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.87%) Prime Brokerage
14 3 (0.65%) Back Office
14 3 (0.65%) Law
15 2 (0.44%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (28.98%) Spring
2 117 (25.49%) J2EE
3 96 (20.92%) .NET
4 95 (20.70%) Hibernate
5 60 (13.07%) JMS
6 55 (11.98%) REST
7 42 (9.15%) RESTful
8 41 (8.93%) Java EE
8 41 (8.93%) Middleware
9 38 (8.28%) HTML
10 34 (7.41%) J2SE
10 34 (7.41%) SOAP
11 33 (7.19%) Kafka
12 32 (6.97%) CSS
12 32 (6.97%) Web Services
13 31 (6.75%) XML
14 28 (6.10%) AngularJS
15 24 (5.23%) Spring MVC
16 23 (5.01%) RabbitMQ
17 21 (4.58%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 110 (23.97%) Enterprise Software
2 35 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.49%) Data Structures
5 14 (3.05%) Fintech
5 14 (3.05%) Virtual Team
6 11 (2.40%) Equities
7 9 (1.96%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.96%) Video\Live Streaming
8 8 (1.74%) User Experience
9 7 (1.53%) Clustering
9 7 (1.53%) Replication
10 6 (1.31%) AS400
10 6 (1.31%) Derivative
10 6 (1.31%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.54%) Linux
2 13 (2.83%) Unix
3 12 (2.61%) Windows
4 7 (1.53%) Android
4 7 (1.53%) Solaris
5 6 (1.31%) AIX
5 6 (1.31%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (57.73%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (22.00%) SOA
3 97 (21.13%) Microservices
4 78 (16.99%) OO
5 77 (16.78%) DevOps
6 72 (15.69%) Open Source
7 71 (15.47%) Scrum
8 68 (14.81%) TDD
9 65 (14.16%) SDLC
10 60 (13.07%) UML
11 51 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 49 (10.68%) MVC
12 49 (10.68%) Software Engineering
13 46 (10.02%) Data Modelling
14 45 (9.80%) Mentoring
15 39 (8.50%) E-Commerce
16 37 (8.06%) OOD
17 31 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
18 29 (6.32%) BPEL
18 29 (6.32%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 459 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (15.47%) SQL
3 68 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 51 (11.11%) Python
5 30 (6.54%) C#
6 26 (5.66%) Scala
7 19 (4.14%) C++
7 19 (4.14%) Ruby
8 15 (3.27%) PHP
9 7 (1.53%) Groovy
9 7 (1.53%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.31%) Go
11 5 (1.09%) Perl
12 4 (0.87%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.87%) Java 9
13 3 (0.65%) ES6
14 2 (0.44%) Clojure
14 2 (0.44%) GraphQL
15 1 (0.22%) C
15 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (6.10%) Degree
2 14 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (3.05%) Master's Degree
3 7 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.65%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.05%) QA
2 9 (1.96%) GCP
3 5 (1.09%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 1 (0.22%) PSD2
System Software
1 31 (6.75%) Docker
2 5 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.87%) HDFS
3 4 (0.87%) NFS
3 4 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (0.87%) Veritas File System
4 2 (0.44%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.96%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.09%) Mesos
3 5 (1.09%) Puppet
4 4 (0.87%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.65%) Ansible
6 2 (0.44%) Terraform
7 1 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.22%) Oozie
7 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 45 (9.80%) Oracle
2 29 (6.32%) SAP
3 25 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.53%) TIBCO
5 5 (1.09%) Cloudera
5 5 (1.09%) Facebook
5 5 (1.09%) Hortonworks
5 5 (1.09%) Pega
6 4 (0.87%) Brocade
6 4 (0.87%) IBM
6 4 (0.87%) MapR
6 4 (0.87%) NetApp
6 4 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.87%) Symantec
6 4 (0.87%) Veritas
7 3 (0.65%) Avid
7 3 (0.65%) hybris
8 2 (0.44%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.44%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.44%) Workday