Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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 Software Architect
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 527 561 646
Rank change year-on-year +34 +85 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 22 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.072% 0.084% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.086% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 6
South East median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% +35.14%
10th Percentile £62,750 £67,250 £55,125
90th Percentile £100,000 £85,000 £71,875
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000

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 29564 33620 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28198 34628
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 £65,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Java Software Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 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
Hampshire +20 13 £75,000 -
Thames Valley +34 9 £75,000 +10.29% 1
Berkshire - 4 £100,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £71,000 -
Oxfordshire -2 2 £75,000 +10.29% 1
Java Software Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) Python
3 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (63.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (59.09%) Hadoop
5 13 (59.09%) MySQL
6 12 (54.55%) Scrum
6 12 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (45.45%) Ruby
8 10 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (45.45%) C#
8 10 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (45.45%) Apache Spark
8 10 (45.45%) Docker
9 9 (40.91%) Big Data
9 9 (40.91%) Kafka
9 9 (40.91%) SOA
9 9 (40.91%) Open Source
9 9 (40.91%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (31.82%) Linux
11 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
12 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
13 4 (18.18%) Apache Solr
13 4 (18.18%) Product Management
13 4 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
13 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
13 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
13 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
13 4 (18.18%) MongoDB

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 10 (45.45%) Apache Spark
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Solr
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) JBoss
4 1 (4.55%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (59.09%) Hadoop
2 13 (59.09%) MySQL
3 9 (40.91%) Big Data
4 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (40.91%) Kafka
3 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) Java EE
3 3 (13.64%) JPA
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) XHTML
3 3 (13.64%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) J2EE
4 2 (9.09%) J2SE
4 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Scrum
3 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (40.91%) Domain-Driven Design
4 9 (40.91%) Open Source
4 9 (40.91%) SOA
5 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) Product Management
8 3 (13.64%) SysML
8 3 (13.64%) UML
8 3 (13.64%) XML Parsing
9 2 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning
9 2 (9.09%) MVC
9 2 (9.09%) Network Management
9 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) Python
3 10 (45.45%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) C++
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Docker
2 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Opscode Chef