Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 508 513
Rank change year-on-year -55 +5 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 289 359 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.49% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 260 339 423
London median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £104,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £76,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year +0.98% +2.33% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in London

Java Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Java Architect in London

Java Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Architect in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Architect in London

Java Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London +26 50 £83,750 +4.69% 4
West London +11 3 £80,000 +6.67% 1
South London -2 2 £70,000 -12.50%
East London - 2 £68,750 -
Java Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 289 (100.00%) Java
2 176 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (33.91%) Finance
4 83 (28.72%) Microservices
5 77 (26.64%) .NET
6 76 (26.30%) J2EE
7 72 (24.91%) Enterprise Software
8 71 (24.57%) SOA
9 66 (22.84%) Spring
10 61 (21.11%) Banking
11 55 (19.03%) Big Data
12 54 (18.69%) OO
13 53 (18.34%) SQL
14 50 (17.30%) Hibernate
15 47 (16.26%) DevOps
15 47 (16.26%) SDLC
16 46 (15.92%) Open Source
16 46 (15.92%) UML
17 42 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
18 40 (13.84%) JMS
19 38 (13.15%) TDD
20 37 (12.80%) Scrum
21 36 (12.46%) JavaScript
22 35 (12.11%) Retail
23 34 (11.76%) REST
24 33 (11.42%) Oracle
24 33 (11.42%) J2SE
25 32 (11.07%) Data Modelling
26 29 (10.03%) BPEL
27 28 (9.69%) OOD

Java Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 24 (8.30%) Tomcat
1 24 (8.30%) WebSphere
2 22 (7.61%) Apache
2 22 (7.61%) CMS
2 22 (7.61%) WebLogic
3 20 (6.92%) JBoss
4 19 (6.57%) Apache Geronimo
4 19 (6.57%) WildFly
5 18 (6.23%) Apache Spark
6 8 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (1.73%) Confluence
8 5 (1.73%) GemFire
9 4 (1.38%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.38%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (1.38%) SAS
10 2 (0.69%) Jetty
10 2 (0.69%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.23%) SaaS
4 4 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.04%) IaaS
5 3 (1.04%) PaaS
6 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.77%) Internet
2 4 (1.38%) AMQP
2 4 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (1.38%) HTTP
2 4 (1.38%) LDAP
2 4 (1.38%) NAS
3 1 (0.35%) DSL
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (19.03%) Big Data
2 27 (9.34%) NoSQL
3 22 (7.61%) SQL Server
4 21 (7.27%) Relational Database
5 19 (6.57%) InterSystems Cache
6 14 (4.84%) Hadoop
6 14 (4.84%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (3.11%) Apache Hive
8 6 (2.08%) HBase
8 6 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.08%) Redis
9 5 (1.73%) Hazelcast
9 5 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.38%) MySQL
11 2 (0.69%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.69%) Mahout
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.35%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 15 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 12 (4.15%) Maven
3 9 (3.11%) JIRA
4 8 (2.77%) webpack
5 6 (2.08%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.08%) gulp
6 4 (1.38%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.38%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.38%) Subversion
7 3 (1.04%) JMeter
7 3 (1.04%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.69%) Grunt
8 2 (0.69%) Mockito
8 2 (0.69%) Selenium
9 1 (0.35%) Ant
9 1 (0.35%) Gradle
9 1 (0.35%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.35%) JBehave
9 1 (0.35%) jMock
9 1 (0.35%) JUnit
General
1 98 (33.91%) Finance
2 61 (21.11%) Banking
3 35 (12.11%) Retail
4 16 (5.54%) Legal
5 9 (3.11%) German Language
6 7 (2.42%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.08%) French Language
7 6 (2.08%) Italian Language
7 6 (2.08%) Publishing
8 5 (1.73%) Prime Brokerage
9 4 (1.38%) Front Office
9 4 (1.38%) Games
9 4 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.04%) Back Office
10 3 (1.04%) Electronics
10 3 (1.04%) Marketing
11 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.69%) Law
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (26.64%) .NET
2 76 (26.30%) J2EE
3 66 (22.84%) Spring
4 50 (17.30%) Hibernate
5 40 (13.84%) JMS
6 34 (11.76%) REST
7 33 (11.42%) J2SE
8 23 (7.96%) AngularJS
8 23 (7.96%) HTML
9 22 (7.61%) RESTful
10 21 (7.27%) Kafka
10 21 (7.27%) Middleware
11 20 (6.92%) CSS
12 17 (5.88%) Node.js
13 15 (5.19%) Web Services
14 13 (4.50%) Java EE
15 10 (3.46%) React
16 9 (3.11%) SOAP
17 8 (2.77%) Ember.js
17 8 (2.77%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 72 (24.91%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (7.96%) Mobile App
3 20 (6.92%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.84%) Virtual Team
6 12 (4.15%) Equities
7 11 (3.81%) Fintech
8 8 (2.77%) Clustering
9 7 (2.42%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.42%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.42%) Data Structures
10 6 (2.08%) Derivative
10 6 (2.08%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.04%) IVR
13 2 (0.69%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.69%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.69%) PKI
13 2 (0.69%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.84%) Linux
2 8 (2.77%) Unix
3 5 (1.73%) Android
3 5 (1.73%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.04%) Windows
5 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.35%) Solaris
5 1 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (28.72%) Microservices
3 71 (24.57%) SOA
4 54 (18.69%) OO
5 47 (16.26%) DevOps
5 47 (16.26%) SDLC
6 46 (15.92%) Open Source
6 46 (15.92%) UML
7 38 (13.15%) TDD
8 37 (12.80%) Scrum
9 32 (11.07%) Data Modelling
10 29 (10.03%) BPEL
11 28 (9.69%) OOD
12 24 (8.30%) Analytics
12 24 (8.30%) Low Latency
12 24 (8.30%) Software Engineering
12 24 (8.30%) Validation
13 23 (7.96%) Mentoring
14 22 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (7.61%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 289 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (18.34%) SQL
3 36 (12.46%) JavaScript
4 25 (8.65%) Scala
5 20 (6.92%) Python
6 13 (4.50%) C#
7 10 (3.46%) C++
8 4 (1.38%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.38%) Perl
8 4 (1.38%) Ruby
9 3 (1.04%) ES6
9 3 (1.04%) Groovy
9 3 (1.04%) PHP
10 2 (0.69%) Clojure
10 2 (0.69%) GraphQL
11 1 (0.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 15 (5.19%) Degree
2 7 (2.42%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.04%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.08%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) GCP
3 1 (0.35%) PSD2
System Software
1 18 (6.23%) Docker
2 4 (1.38%) HDFS
2 4 (1.38%) NFS
2 4 (1.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (1.38%) Veritas File System
3 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.42%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.73%) Mesos
3 4 (1.38%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.38%) Puppet
4 2 (0.69%) Ansible
4 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.69%) Terraform
5 1 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.35%) Oozie
5 1 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 33 (11.42%) Oracle
2 22 (7.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.73%) Facebook
3 5 (1.73%) Hortonworks
3 5 (1.73%) SAP
4 4 (1.38%) Brocade
4 4 (1.38%) Cloudera
4 4 (1.38%) MapR
4 4 (1.38%) NetApp
4 4 (1.38%) Symantec
4 4 (1.38%) Veritas
5 3 (1.04%) Avid
5 3 (1.04%) Pega
5 3 (1.04%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.69%) Remedy
6 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.35%) CA
7 1 (0.35%) Google
7 1 (0.35%) IBM
7 1 (0.35%) Sun