The median annual salary for a Java Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Architect
England / South West
Rank 222 243 227
Rank change year-on-year +21 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 16 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.31% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 15
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £67,500 £66,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +1.50%  

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4916 5684 5841
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.72% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4103 4696 4888
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 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
Bristol +11 8 £71,250 +58.33%
Gloucestershire +3 7 £82,500 +10.00%
Somerset -9 1 £57,500 -4.16%
Java Architect
England

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (55.88%) Telecoms
3 19 (55.88%) Finance
4 16 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
6 14 (41.18%) SQL
7 13 (38.24%) Web Services
7 13 (38.24%) Scrum
8 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (32.35%) JBoss
9 11 (32.35%) Spring
9 11 (32.35%) Mule
9 11 (32.35%) Mentoring
10 10 (29.41%) Apache Camel
10 10 (29.41%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (29.41%) Spring MVC
10 10 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (29.41%) Kanban
10 10 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 10 (29.41%) Marketing
10 10 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
10 10 (29.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (29.41%) EAI
10 10 (29.41%) .NET
10 10 (29.41%) SAP
10 10 (29.41%) MVC
10 10 (29.41%) Electronics

Java Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (32.35%) JBoss
1 11 (32.35%) Mule
2 4 (11.76%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (26.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
2 12 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (29.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (29.41%) Amazon Redshift
3 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
3 10 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (26.47%) Big Data
5 3 (8.82%) MarkLogic
5 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
1 19 (55.88%) Telecoms
2 10 (29.41%) Electronics
2 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 10 (29.41%) Marketing
3 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 9 (26.47%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) Web Services
2 11 (32.35%) Spring
3 10 (29.41%) .NET
3 10 (29.41%) Apache Camel
3 10 (29.41%) Spring MVC
4 3 (8.82%) J2EE
4 3 (8.82%) REST
4 3 (8.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Scrum
3 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (32.35%) Mentoring
5 10 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (29.41%) EAI
5 10 (29.41%) Kanban
5 10 (29.41%) MVC
5 10 (29.41%) Programme Management
5 10 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) SOA
7 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) ETL
7 3 (8.82%) Microservices
8 2 (5.88%) DevOps
8 2 (5.88%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.88%) Web Development
9 1 (2.94%) BDD
9 1 (2.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) C#
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) SAP
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Sybase