Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Java Software Architect
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1058 1081 1204
Rank change year-on-year +23 +123 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 90 108 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.061% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.063% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 88 104 61
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
10th Percentile £62,125 £66,625 £52,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £102,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000

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 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Java Software Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Architect in England

Java Software Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Java Software Architect in England

Java Software Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Architect in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Architect in England

Java Software 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 Software Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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 +15 45 £80,000 -5.88% 1
South East +48 22 £75,000 +3.45% 1
Midlands +25 10 £76,250 +1.67%
Yorkshire +26 6 £75,000 -
East Midlands +24 6 £77,500 +3.33%
North of England +3 6 £75,000 -
South West +19 4 £80,000 -
West Midlands +16 4 £51,250 -31.67%
East of England +18 3 £60,000 -22.58%
Java Software Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Java Software 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 Software Architect in the job title.

1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (67.78%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (41.11%) Banking
4 33 (36.67%) .NET
5 30 (33.33%) Big Data
6 21 (23.33%) Finance
6 21 (23.33%) Scrum
7 20 (22.22%) SaaS
7 20 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (21.11%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (21.11%) Spring
8 19 (21.11%) Python
9 18 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (18.89%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (17.78%) SOA
11 16 (17.78%) J2EE
12 15 (16.67%) Open Source
12 15 (16.67%) Hadoop
12 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (15.56%) Retail
14 13 (14.44%) MySQL
15 12 (13.33%) Hibernate
15 12 (13.33%) Software Engineering
15 12 (13.33%) Kafka
15 12 (13.33%) Docker
15 12 (13.33%) Apache Spark
16 11 (12.22%) Domain-Driven Design
17 10 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
17 10 (11.11%) MVC
17 10 (11.11%) Ruby

Java Software 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 12 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 9 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.67%) Jetty
3 6 (6.67%) Mule ESB
4 4 (4.44%) Apache
4 4 (4.44%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.22%) GemFire
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.11%) JBoss
6 1 (1.11%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.22%) SaaS
2 18 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) SNMP
2 2 (2.22%) AMQP
2 2 (2.22%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.33%) Big Data
2 17 (18.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 13 (14.44%) MySQL
5 9 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (7.78%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.22%) Hazelcast
8 2 (2.22%) Redis
9 1 (1.11%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.11%) Mahout
9 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Subversion
2 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.22%) JMeter
2 2 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 37 (41.11%) Banking
2 21 (23.33%) Finance
3 14 (15.56%) Retail
4 4 (4.44%) French Language
4 4 (4.44%) German Language
4 4 (4.44%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.67%) .NET
2 19 (21.11%) Spring
3 16 (17.78%) J2EE
4 12 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 12 (13.33%) Kafka
5 10 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (6.67%) Apache CXF
7 5 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.56%) JPA
8 4 (4.44%) Java EE
8 4 (4.44%) Middleware
8 4 (4.44%) RESTful
9 3 (3.33%) HTML
9 3 (3.33%) J2SE
9 3 (3.33%) JMS
9 3 (3.33%) jQuery
9 3 (3.33%) REST
9 3 (3.33%) Web Services
9 3 (3.33%) XHTML
9 3 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (21.11%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Unix
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (67.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.33%) Scrum
3 16 (17.78%) SOA
4 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (16.67%) Open Source
5 12 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 11 (12.22%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (11.11%) DevOps
7 10 (11.11%) MVC
8 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.89%) Product Management
9 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.67%) OOD
9 6 (6.67%) Software Architecture
10 5 (5.56%) Microservices
10 5 (5.56%) OO
11 4 (4.44%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.44%) Domain Models
11 4 (4.44%) Presales
11 4 (4.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (21.11%) Python
3 10 (11.11%) C#
3 10 (11.11%) Ruby
4 6 (6.67%) SQL
5 5 (5.56%) C++
6 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.22%) Scala
8 1 (1.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) Master's Degree
2 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (13.33%) Docker
2 4 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle