The median annual salary for a Java Applications Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Java Application Architect
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 880 904 955
Rank change year-on-year +24 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Applications Architect 9 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.037% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.038% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 9 32 22
UK median annual salary £85,000 £68,000 £76,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.40%  
10th Percentile £62,250 £57,575 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £102,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Java Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Applications Architect in the UK

Java Applications Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Java Applications Architect in the UK

Java Applications Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Applications Architect over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Applications Architect in the UK

Java Applications Architect
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Applications Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +25 6 £85,000 +25.00% 1
London +20 5 £85,000 +3.03%
UK excluding London +6 4 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Scotland - 3 £67,500 -
East of England -14 1 £62,500 -

Java Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Java Applications 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 featuring Java Applications Architect in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) SOAP
2 15 (68.18%) REST
3 14 (63.64%) J2EE
4 13 (59.09%) Hibernate
4 13 (59.09%) Spring
4 13 (59.09%) Maven
4 13 (59.09%) Integration Testing
4 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
4 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
4 13 (59.09%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
5 11 (50.00%) IT Strategy
6 10 (45.45%) Business Process Modelling
6 10 (45.45%) Data Privacy
6 10 (45.45%) Data Mapping
6 10 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (45.45%) CMS
6 10 (45.45%) Remedy
6 10 (45.45%) Project Management
7 8 (36.36%) Web Services
8 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
10 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 5 (22.73%) SOA
10 5 (22.73%) Scrum
11 4 (18.18%) OO
11 4 (18.18%) DevOps
11 4 (18.18%) Microservices
12 3 (13.64%) MarkLogic

Java Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Mule
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
2 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 3 (13.64%) MarkLogic
3 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
1 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
1 13 (59.09%) Maven
2 3 (13.64%) JUnit
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) REST
1 15 (68.18%) SOAP
2 14 (63.64%) J2EE
3 13 (59.09%) Hibernate
3 13 (59.09%) Spring
4 8 (36.36%) Web Services
5 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.64%) JMS
6 1 (4.55%) .NET
6 1 (4.55%) Node.js
6 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Integration Testing
2 11 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 10 (45.45%) Business Process Modelling
3 10 (45.45%) Data Mapping
3 10 (45.45%) Data Privacy
3 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 10 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) DevOps
6 4 (18.18%) Microservices
6 4 (18.18%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Kanban
7 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) ATG
3 1 (4.55%) Demandware
3 1 (4.55%) hybris
3 1 (4.55%) Omniture
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle