Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 18 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 West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 310 310 324
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 38 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 26
South West median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% +6.19%
10th Percentile £63,750 £64,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £84,125 £93,750 £73,125
England median annual salary £77,500 £76,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year +0.98% +2.33% +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 West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10013 10607 11545
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.56% 96.99% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8306 8964 9778
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in the South West

Java Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Java Architect in the South West

Java Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Architect in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Architect in the South West

Java Architect
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Bristol -22 15 £69,250 -13.44%
Wiltshire - 11 £67,500 -
Gloucestershire +22 3 £67,500 -3.57%
Somerset -4 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £72,500 -
Java Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) Finance
4 21 (55.26%) SAP
5 20 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (52.63%) Manufacturing
5 20 (52.63%) Electronics
5 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
5 20 (52.63%) Programme Management
5 20 (52.63%) Marketing
5 20 (52.63%) Digital Marketing
6 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (34.21%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (34.21%) Apache Camel
7 13 (34.21%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (34.21%) Middleware
7 13 (34.21%) Tomcat
8 12 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (26.32%) Spring
9 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (23.68%) REST
10 9 (23.68%) SOAP
10 9 (23.68%) J2EE
11 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (21.05%) Open Source
11 8 (21.05%) Jetty
12 7 (18.42%) Data Architecture
12 7 (18.42%) Data Management
12 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (18.42%) Relational Database

Java Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (34.21%) Tomcat
2 8 (21.05%) Jetty
3 5 (13.16%) Mule
4 2 (5.26%) JBoss
5 1 (2.63%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (18.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (13.16%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.53%) Big Data
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) JUnit
2 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 20 (52.63%) Electronics
2 20 (52.63%) Manufacturing
2 20 (52.63%) Marketing
2 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) ActiveMQ
1 13 (34.21%) Apache Camel
1 13 (34.21%) Middleware
1 13 (34.21%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (26.32%) Spring
3 9 (23.68%) J2EE
3 9 (23.68%) REST
3 9 (23.68%) SOAP
4 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
5 6 (15.79%) .NET
5 6 (15.79%) Spring MVC
5 6 (15.79%) XML
6 5 (13.16%) JPA
6 5 (13.16%) JSON
7 3 (7.89%) Java EE
7 3 (7.89%) RESTful
8 2 (5.26%) JSF
9 1 (2.63%) JMS
9 1 (2.63%) Struts
9 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Structures
1 7 (18.42%) Greenfield Project
1 7 (18.42%) Replication
2 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (52.63%) Digital Marketing
2 20 (52.63%) Programme Management
3 12 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (21.05%) Open Source
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.42%) Data Architecture
5 7 (18.42%) Data Management
5 7 (18.42%) Data Security
5 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
6 6 (15.79%) MVC
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Kanban
8 4 (10.53%) DevOps
9 3 (7.89%) Microservices
10 2 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Groovy
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) SAP
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) hybris