The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Architect
England / London
Rank 481 460 483
Rank change year-on-year -21 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 104 202 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.48% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 86 168 144
Median salary £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £67,500 £66,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +1.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 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
City of London +12 2 £85,000 +13.33% 4
West End of London +11 1 £110,000 +51.72%
Java Architect
England

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 275 (100.00%) Java
2 110 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (24.36%) SOA
4 66 (24.00%) Spring
5 65 (23.64%) Finance
5 65 (23.64%) NoSQL
6 64 (23.27%) JavaScript
7 61 (22.18%) Open Source
8 60 (21.82%) REST
9 58 (21.09%) Relational Database
10 57 (20.73%) TDD
11 50 (18.18%) Scala
12 49 (17.82%) MongoDB
12 49 (17.82%) .NET
13 46 (16.73%) Jenkins
13 46 (16.73%) Big Data
14 44 (16.00%) Microservices
14 44 (16.00%) HTML
15 41 (14.91%) Web Services
15 41 (14.91%) AngularJS
15 41 (14.91%) Amazon AWS
16 39 (14.18%) Scrum
16 39 (14.18%) Enterprise Software
17 38 (13.82%) Node.js
17 38 (13.82%) Mentoring
18 37 (13.45%) DevOps
18 37 (13.45%) J2EE
18 37 (13.45%) Banking
19 36 (13.09%) Oracle
20 35 (12.73%) Apache Cassandra

Java Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 27 (9.82%) CMS
2 24 (8.73%) Apache
3 19 (6.91%) Apache Spark
4 17 (6.18%) Mule
5 12 (4.36%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (4.36%) Mule ESB
6 10 (3.64%) Alfresco
7 9 (3.27%) JBoss
7 9 (3.27%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.27%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (2.55%) Apache Solr
8 7 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (2.18%) Jetty
10 5 (1.82%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.45%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.45%) Confluence
12 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.73%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 41 (14.91%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.55%) SaaS
4 6 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.09%) Heroku
5 3 (1.09%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.73%) PaaS
7 1 (0.36%) GitHub
7 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.91%) HTTP
1 8 (2.91%) Internet
2 3 (1.09%) WebEx
3 1 (0.36%) SSL
3 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.64%) NoSQL
2 58 (21.09%) Relational Database
3 49 (17.82%) MongoDB
4 46 (16.73%) Big Data
5 35 (12.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 28 (10.18%) Hadoop
7 26 (9.45%) RDBMS
8 13 (4.73%) Oracle Database
9 10 (3.64%) HBase
9 10 (3.64%) MySQL
10 9 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (3.27%) Redis
11 7 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.55%) Neo4j
12 6 (2.18%) Pentaho
12 6 (2.18%) SQL Server
13 5 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.82%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.82%) Couchbase
13 5 (1.82%) Riak
Development Applications
1 46 (16.73%) Jenkins
2 30 (10.91%) Maven
3 28 (10.18%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (3.64%) JIRA
6 6 (2.18%) Gradle
6 6 (2.18%) Selenium
7 4 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.09%) GitLab
8 3 (1.09%) Hudson
8 3 (1.09%) JBehave
8 3 (1.09%) JUnit
8 3 (1.09%) Mockito
9 2 (0.73%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.73%) Spock
10 1 (0.36%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.36%) Travis CI
General
1 65 (23.64%) Finance
2 37 (13.45%) Banking
3 34 (12.36%) Retail
4 24 (8.73%) Publishing
5 20 (7.27%) Telecoms
6 15 (5.45%) Marketing
7 14 (5.09%) Investment Banking
8 12 (4.36%) Retail Banking
9 6 (2.18%) Games
10 3 (1.09%) Advertising
10 3 (1.09%) Electronics
10 3 (1.09%) French Language
10 3 (1.09%) German Language
10 3 (1.09%) Italian Language
10 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.36%) Legal
11 1 (0.36%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (24.00%) Spring
2 60 (21.82%) REST
3 49 (17.82%) .NET
4 44 (16.00%) HTML
5 41 (14.91%) AngularJS
5 41 (14.91%) Web Services
6 38 (13.82%) Node.js
7 37 (13.45%) J2EE
8 31 (11.27%) Hibernate
9 26 (9.45%) RESTful
10 24 (8.73%) HTML5
10 24 (8.73%) SOAP
11 22 (8.00%) XML
12 18 (6.55%) Apache Camel
12 18 (6.55%) JMS
13 16 (5.82%) React
14 14 (5.09%) Kafka
15 13 (4.73%) Java EE
15 13 (4.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (4.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.18%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.09%) User Experience
4 13 (4.73%) Equities
4 13 (4.73%) Fixed Income
4 13 (4.73%) Hedge funds
5 12 (4.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (4.00%) FMCG
7 10 (3.64%) Fintech
8 9 (3.27%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.55%) Internet of Things
10 5 (1.82%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.82%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.45%) Clustering
12 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.73%) Blog
13 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.73%) DataPower
13 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.27%) Linux
2 12 (4.36%) Android
2 12 (4.36%) Apple iOS
2 12 (4.36%) Unix
3 8 (2.91%) Windows
4 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (24.36%) SOA
3 61 (22.18%) Open Source
4 57 (20.73%) TDD
5 44 (16.00%) Microservices
6 39 (14.18%) Scrum
7 38 (13.82%) Mentoring
8 37 (13.45%) DevOps
9 34 (12.36%) E-Commerce
10 33 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
11 29 (10.55%) Business Development
12 25 (9.09%) Kanban
12 25 (9.09%) Software Engineering
13 24 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (8.73%) MVC
13 24 (8.73%) OO
13 24 (8.73%) Presales
13 24 (8.73%) UML
14 23 (8.36%) OOD
15 21 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 275 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (23.27%) JavaScript
3 50 (18.18%) Scala
4 26 (9.45%) C#
4 26 (9.45%) SQL
5 23 (8.36%) Python
6 15 (5.45%) Groovy
7 9 (3.27%) C++
8 7 (2.55%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.55%) Ruby
9 6 (2.18%) Go
10 3 (1.09%) C
10 3 (1.09%) Clojure
10 3 (1.09%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.73%) PHP
11 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.36%) GraphQL
12 1 (0.36%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (10.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.36%) CISA
2 1 (0.36%) PhD
2 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.36%) PMP
2 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.45%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (6.91%) Docker
2 8 (2.91%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.55%) Marathon
1 7 (2.55%) Mesos
2 6 (2.18%) Puppet
3 4 (1.45%) Ansible
4 3 (1.09%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.36%) Salt
5 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (13.09%) Oracle
2 22 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.18%) MuleSoft
4 9 (3.27%) Remedy
5 5 (1.82%) Google
5 5 (1.82%) hybris
5 5 (1.82%) Informatica
5 5 (1.82%) Sybase
6 4 (1.45%) Adobe
6 4 (1.45%) Facebook
6 4 (1.45%) SAP
7 3 (1.09%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.09%) BMC
7 3 (1.09%) PayPal
7 3 (1.09%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.73%) IBM
8 2 (0.73%) Solace
9 1 (0.36%) ATG
9 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
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