The median annual salary for a Java Software Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Java Software Architect
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 384 423 461
Rank change year-on-year +39 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 12 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.083% 0.10% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.11% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 9
Median salary £67,500 £70,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +13.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £68,000 £59,400
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £76,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £68,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year -0.73% +10.56%  

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 13973 17912 20759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.60% 96.94% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11705 15216 16890
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Architect in the South East

Java Software Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Java Software Architect in the South East

Java Software Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Architect in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Architect in the South East

Java Software 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 Software Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Hampshire +18 10 £67,500 -3.57%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
Java Software Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Java Software 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 Software Architect in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) Python
2 18 (90.00%) MySQL
3 17 (85.00%) C#
3 17 (85.00%) Scrum
3 17 (85.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 17 (85.00%) Apache Spark
4 16 (80.00%) Big Data
4 16 (80.00%) Open Source
4 16 (80.00%) SOA
5 14 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (65.00%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (65.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (65.00%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (65.00%) Docker
6 13 (65.00%) Ruby
7 12 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 12 (60.00%) Hadoop
7 12 (60.00%) Kafka
8 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
8 9 (45.00%) RDBMS
9 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) C++
10 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (10.00%) Oracle
11 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (10.00%) SAP

Java Software 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 17 (85.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) MySQL
2 17 (85.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (80.00%) Big Data
4 12 (60.00%) Hadoop
5 9 (45.00%) RDBMS
5 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (60.00%) Kafka
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) JPA
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) XHTML
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Scrum
3 16 (80.00%) Open Source
3 16 (80.00%) SOA
4 14 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (65.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
9 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.00%) SysML
9 1 (5.00%) UML
9 1 (5.00%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) Python
3 17 (85.00%) C#
4 13 (65.00%) Ruby
5 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) C++
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (10.00%) SAP