The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Architect
England / North West
Rank 237 224 243
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 20 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.33% 0.28% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 7
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £66,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5865 5483 6340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.72% 97.06% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4606 5110
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in the North West

Java Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Java Architect in the North West

Java Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Manchester -23 18 £70,000 - 1
Cheshire - 2 - - 1
Java Architect
England

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (81.58%) Degree
3 31 (81.58%) Computer Science
3 31 (81.58%) C#
4 30 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (76.32%) PHP
5 29 (76.32%) OO
6 28 (73.68%) RDBMS
6 28 (73.68%) Scrum
6 28 (73.68%) Relational Database
7 27 (71.05%) OOA/OOD
8 26 (68.42%) Risk Management
8 26 (68.42%) Automated Testing
8 26 (68.42%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (68.42%) Presales
9 25 (65.79%) NoSQL
9 25 (65.79%) Kanban
9 25 (65.79%) Data Structures
9 25 (65.79%) Algorithms
9 25 (65.79%) RUP
10 10 (26.32%) DevOps
11 8 (21.05%) Big Data
12 7 (18.42%) Hadoop
12 7 (18.42%) MySQL
12 7 (18.42%) Spring
13 6 (15.79%) Java EE
13 6 (15.79%) SDLC
14 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (13.16%) SOA

Java Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (10.53%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Pig
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (73.68%) RDBMS
1 28 (73.68%) Relational Database
2 25 (65.79%) NoSQL
3 8 (21.05%) Big Data
4 7 (18.42%) Hadoop
4 7 (18.42%) MySQL
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
6 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.89%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Spring
2 6 (15.79%) Java EE
3 5 (13.16%) J2EE
4 4 (10.53%) REST
5 3 (7.89%) .NET
5 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.89%) Apache Camel
5 3 (7.89%) CSS
5 3 (7.89%) CSS3
5 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.89%) HTML
5 3 (7.89%) HTML5
5 3 (7.89%) jQuery
5 3 (7.89%) Middleware
5 3 (7.89%) Node.js
5 3 (7.89%) RESTful
6 2 (5.26%) JDBC
6 2 (5.26%) ODBC
7 1 (2.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (81.58%) Computer Science
2 26 (68.42%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (65.79%) Algorithms
3 25 (65.79%) Data Structures
4 4 (10.53%) iPad
5 3 (7.89%) PKI
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (76.32%) OO
4 28 (73.68%) Scrum
5 27 (71.05%) OOA/OOD
6 26 (68.42%) Automated Testing
6 26 (68.42%) Presales
6 26 (68.42%) Risk Management
7 25 (65.79%) Kanban
7 25 (65.79%) RUP
8 10 (26.32%) DevOps
9 6 (15.79%) SDLC
10 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (13.16%) SOA
11 4 (10.53%) BDD
11 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 4 (10.53%) TDD
12 3 (7.89%) Data Analytics
12 3 (7.89%) Information Exploitation
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (81.58%) C#
3 29 (76.32%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) C
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (81.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
1 3 (7.89%) VMware
2 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
2 1 (2.63%) WSO2
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