The median annual salary for a Java Software Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 801 877 922
Rank change year-on-year +76 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 41 70 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.072% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.074% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 11
Median salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.53% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Software Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Java Software Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +66 14 £81,250 +12.06% 3
South East +47 7 £67,500 +20.53% 1
East Midlands - 5 £75,000 -
North East - 5 £55,000 -
South West +32 4 £72,500 +61.11%
West Midlands +42 3 £67,500 +17.39%
North West -19 3 - -
Java Software Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 80 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (56.25%) Big Data
4 38 (47.50%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (45.00%) Python
6 34 (42.50%) .NET
7 33 (41.25%) SaaS
8 32 (40.00%) Banking
9 31 (38.75%) Retail
9 31 (38.75%) Finance
10 30 (37.50%) Scrum
11 29 (36.25%) Technical Architecture
12 21 (26.25%) Telecoms
13 19 (23.75%) MySQL
14 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
15 16 (20.00%) Open Source
15 16 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
16 15 (18.75%) Apache Spark
16 15 (18.75%) SOA
16 15 (18.75%) TDD
17 14 (17.50%) Web Services
18 12 (15.00%) Apache
18 12 (15.00%) C#
18 12 (15.00%) Degree
18 12 (15.00%) REST
19 11 (13.75%) DevOps
20 10 (12.50%) Microservices
20 10 (12.50%) Docker
20 10 (12.50%) Spring
20 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

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 15 (18.75%) Apache Spark
2 12 (15.00%) Apache
3 6 (7.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.75%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (41.25%) SaaS
2 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (56.25%) Big Data
2 19 (23.75%) MySQL
3 10 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 9 (11.25%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.75%) Hadoop
5 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
6 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (5.00%) DB2
7 4 (5.00%) HBase
7 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.75%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Maven
2 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.25%) JUnit
3 4 (5.00%) DbUnit
3 4 (5.00%) jMock
3 4 (5.00%) Mockito
4 3 (3.75%) Gradle
5 2 (2.50%) Ant
6 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (40.00%) Banking
2 31 (38.75%) Finance
2 31 (38.75%) Retail
3 21 (26.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Military
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (42.50%) .NET
2 14 (17.50%) Web Services
3 12 (15.00%) REST
4 10 (12.50%) Spring
5 9 (11.25%) JMS
6 8 (10.00%) HTML
6 8 (10.00%) Node.js
7 7 (8.75%) SOAP
8 6 (7.50%) CSS
8 6 (7.50%) HTML5
9 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 5 (6.25%) Apache Camel
9 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
9 5 (6.25%) JSON
9 5 (6.25%) Middleware
10 4 (5.00%) J2EE
10 4 (5.00%) Kafka
10 4 (5.00%) PowerMock
10 4 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (47.50%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.50%) NHS
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) PKI
4 2 (2.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.50%) Scrum
3 29 (36.25%) Technical Architecture
4 16 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (20.00%) Open Source
5 15 (18.75%) SOA
5 15 (18.75%) TDD
6 11 (13.75%) DevOps
7 10 (12.50%) Microservices
8 9 (11.25%) BDD
8 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.25%) Software Architecture
12 4 (5.00%) Data Management
12 4 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (5.00%) Master Data Management
12 4 (5.00%) Release Management
12 4 (5.00%) Software Engineering
13 3 (3.75%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (45.00%) Python
3 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.00%) C#
5 6 (7.50%) C++
5 6 (7.50%) SQL
6 4 (5.00%) Ruby
7 3 (3.75%) C
7 3 (3.75%) Scala
8 2 (2.50%) Groovy
9 1 (1.25%) Clojure
9 1 (1.25%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Docker
2 4 (5.00%) Apache Flume
3 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) VMware
3 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.25%) hybris
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago