Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 20 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 197 240
Rank change year-on-year -25 +43 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 6 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.25% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.26% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 0
Scotland median annual salary £67,500 £56,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.47% - -
UK median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5425 4916 6134
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 95.98% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3474 3055 3946
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in Scotland

Java Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Java Architect in Scotland

Java Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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
Glasgow -6 3 £67,500 +12.50%
Edinburgh -18 3 £72,500 +28.32%
Java Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) JMS
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking

Java Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (16.67%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle