The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 March 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 / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 364 411 420
Rank change year-on-year +47 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 30 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 39
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +0.74%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14480 18932 20086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12107 16135 16169
Median salary £42,925 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.17% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in the South East

Java Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Java Architect in the South East

Java Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Architect in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Architect in the South East

Java Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Oxfordshire +16 13 £55,000 - 2
Hampshire +14 7 £67,500 - 1
West Sussex +12 5 £87,500 +21.95%
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £65,000 -1.88% 2
Surrey +43 1 £65,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £72,500 -
Java Architect
England

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.90%) Spring
4 19 (38.78%) SOAP
5 18 (36.73%) XML
5 18 (36.73%) JBoss
5 18 (36.73%) REST
6 17 (34.69%) Big Data
6 17 (34.69%) Scrum
7 16 (32.65%) Oracle
7 16 (32.65%) Java EE
8 15 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (30.61%) RESTful
8 15 (30.61%) Open Source
8 15 (30.61%) SQL
9 14 (28.57%) C#
10 13 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (26.53%) Informatics
11 12 (24.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (24.49%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (22.45%) Apache Camel
12 11 (22.45%) DevOps
12 11 (22.45%) Talend
12 11 (22.45%) JIRA
12 11 (22.45%) Data Integration
12 11 (22.45%) Talend Open Studio
12 11 (22.45%) TDD
12 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
12 11 (22.45%) .NET
12 11 (22.45%) Data Modelling

Java Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (36.73%) JBoss
2 9 (18.37%) Apache
3 8 (16.33%) Apache Spark
4 5 (10.20%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.08%) Jetty
5 2 (4.08%) nginx
5 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) Big Data
2 8 (16.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (16.33%) MySQL
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
5 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) JIRA
1 11 (22.45%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
3 5 (10.20%) IntelliJ
3 5 (10.20%) JUnit
3 5 (10.20%) Selenium
4 4 (8.16%) Gradle
4 4 (8.16%) Maven
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.08%) Ant
5 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) Spring
2 19 (38.78%) SOAP
3 18 (36.73%) REST
3 18 (36.73%) XML
4 16 (32.65%) Java EE
5 15 (30.61%) RESTful
6 11 (22.45%) .NET
6 11 (22.45%) Apache Camel
6 11 (22.45%) XML Schema
7 10 (20.41%) HTML
7 10 (20.41%) J2EE
8 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
9 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 7 (14.29%) Middleware
10 5 (10.20%) EJB
10 5 (10.20%) HTML5
10 5 (10.20%) J2SE
10 5 (10.20%) JSON
10 5 (10.20%) Play Framework
11 4 (8.16%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Unix
2 4 (8.16%) Android
2 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) Scrum
3 15 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (30.61%) Open Source
4 13 (26.53%) Informatics
5 12 (24.49%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (24.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (22.45%) Data Integration
6 11 (22.45%) Data Modelling
6 11 (22.45%) DevOps
6 11 (22.45%) ETL
6 11 (22.45%) SOA
6 11 (22.45%) TDD
7 7 (14.29%) BDD
7 7 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 6 (12.24%) OO
8 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.20%) Functional Programming
9 5 (10.20%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (30.61%) SQL
3 14 (28.57%) C#
4 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.41%) Python
6 7 (14.29%) Scala
7 6 (12.24%) Ruby
7 6 (12.24%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.08%) C++
9 1 (2.04%) COBOL
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) CISSP
2 1 (2.04%) ISSAP
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) Talend
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.20%) webMethods
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) hybris
6 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
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