Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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

Java Architect
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 207 225
Rank change year-on-year +25 +18 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 15 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.39% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.33% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 13
Leeds median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +14.29%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 3,755 4,590 5,361
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 97.02% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,143 3,889 4,546
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.42% -2.08%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in Leeds

Java Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Java Architect in Leeds

Java Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Architect in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Architect in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Java Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Presales
3 11 (73.33%) Waterfall
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) Middleware
4 10 (66.67%) Oracle
5 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (60.00%) TDD
5 9 (60.00%) Maven
5 9 (60.00%) BDD
5 9 (60.00%) Functional Testing
5 9 (60.00%) ArchiMate
5 9 (60.00%) Gradle
5 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (60.00%) Docker
5 9 (60.00%) UML
5 9 (60.00%) MySQL
5 9 (60.00%) Validation
5 9 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (20.00%) JMS
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) Fintech
6 3 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Java EE
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Groovy
7 2 (13.33%) Spring

Java Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
1 9 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (60.00%) Gradle
1 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (60.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Middleware
2 3 (20.00%) JMS
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) Java EE
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Presales
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Waterfall
3 9 (60.00%) ArchiMate
3 9 (60.00%) BDD
3 9 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (60.00%) UML
3 9 (60.00%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) RUP
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Groovy
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) TIBCO