Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 502 495 599
Rank change year-on-year -7 +104 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 53 93 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 60 88 61
South East median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -6.02%
10th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29734 34034 41244
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24799 28533 34421
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Thames Valley +7 27 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Berkshire +24 14 £67,500 +3.85%
Hampshire +16 13 £75,000 -
Buckinghamshire +22 11 £71,000 +13.60%
East Sussex -5 7 £60,000 -25.00%
Surrey +2 5 £87,500 +20.69%
Oxfordshire -8 3 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Java Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.85%) Python
4 17 (32.08%) Scrum
4 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (30.19%) Spring
6 15 (28.30%) Hadoop
6 15 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (28.30%) SOA
6 15 (28.30%) C#
6 15 (28.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
7 13 (24.53%) MySQL
8 12 (22.64%) Big Data
8 12 (22.64%) Docker
9 11 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (20.75%) Apache Spark
9 11 (20.75%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (20.75%) SQL
9 11 (20.75%) Open Source
10 10 (18.87%) Ruby
10 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
10 10 (18.87%) Kafka
11 9 (16.98%) TDD
11 9 (16.98%) MVC
11 9 (16.98%) Java EE
11 9 (16.98%) Domain-Driven Design
12 8 (15.09%) Spring MVC
12 8 (15.09%) Linux
12 8 (15.09%) J2EE

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 11 (20.75%) Apache Spark
2 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.55%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.77%) CMS
4 2 (3.77%) JBoss
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.77%) WildFly
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.89%) Apache
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.55%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) SNMP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) Apache Cassandra
1 15 (28.30%) Hadoop
2 13 (24.53%) MySQL
3 12 (22.64%) Big Data
4 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
4 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
6 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.89%) HBase
8 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Maven
1 4 (7.55%) Subversion
2 3 (5.66%) Selenium
3 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.89%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.89%) JBehave
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) JUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.89%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.66%) Banking
1 3 (5.66%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) Spring
2 11 (20.75%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (18.87%) Kafka
4 9 (16.98%) Java EE
5 8 (15.09%) J2EE
5 8 (15.09%) Spring MVC
6 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
6 7 (13.21%) HTML
7 6 (11.32%) XML
8 5 (9.43%) .NET
9 4 (7.55%) jQuery
10 3 (5.66%) CSS
10 3 (5.66%) JMS
10 3 (5.66%) JPA
10 3 (5.66%) REST
10 3 (5.66%) RESTful
10 3 (5.66%) XHTML
11 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.77%) Node.js
11 2 (3.77%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
1 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Unix
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) Scrum
3 15 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (28.30%) SOA
4 11 (20.75%) Open Source
5 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.98%) Domain-Driven Design
6 9 (16.98%) MVC
6 9 (16.98%) TDD
7 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
7 6 (11.32%) DevOps
7 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.32%) UML
8 5 (9.43%) IT Strategy
8 5 (9.43%) Microservices
8 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.55%) CRM
9 4 (7.55%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (7.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (35.85%) Python
3 15 (28.30%) C#
4 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
5 11 (20.75%) SQL
6 10 (18.87%) Ruby
7 7 (13.21%) PHP
8 3 (5.66%) C++
9 1 (1.89%) Groovy
9 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Docker
2 4 (7.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.77%) OpenAM
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.89%) Ansible
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) BEA
1 2 (3.77%) IBM
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.77%) MuleSoft
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle
1 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (3.77%) SAP
1 2 (3.77%) TIBCO
1 2 (3.77%) Workday
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe
2 1 (1.89%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.89%) hybris