Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Technical Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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

Java Technical Architect
UK
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1066 971 1088
Rank change year-on-year -95 +117 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 113 194 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.12% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 91 177 175
UK median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £62,500 £60,750 £57,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,471 164,559 193,918
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.44% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 136,134 136,220 162,840
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Java Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Technical Architect in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Java Technical Architect in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Technical Architect over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Technical Architect in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Technical Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. 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
England -102 111 £80,000 +10.34% 24
London -36 66 £82,500 - 12
UK excluding London -72 47 £70,000 - 12
North of England -22 33 £70,000 - 3
North West -8 23 £70,000 - 3
Yorkshire +13 10 £65,000 -3.70%
South East -13 6 £73,750 -15.71% 2
South West -37 5 £72,500 - 2
East of England -1 1 £70,000 -12.50%
Scotland -41 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Wales - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, Java Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Java Technical Architect in the job title.

1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 84 (74.34%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (34.51%) NoSQL
4 34 (30.09%) Scrum
5 32 (28.32%) Spring
6 31 (27.43%) OO
7 30 (26.55%) TDD
8 28 (24.78%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (24.78%) Test Automation
8 28 (24.78%) Microservices
9 27 (23.89%) Finance
10 26 (23.01%) Kanban
11 25 (22.12%) Amazon AWS
11 25 (22.12%) Java 8
12 24 (21.24%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (20.35%) DevOps
13 23 (20.35%) J2EE
14 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
15 20 (17.70%) RDBMS
15 20 (17.70%) Relational Database
16 19 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (16.81%) Spring Boot
16 19 (16.81%) OOA/OOD
17 18 (15.93%) Banking
17 18 (15.93%) Open Source
17 18 (15.93%) MongoDB
18 16 (14.16%) REST
18 16 (14.16%) Degree
19 15 (13.27%) SOA
19 15 (13.27%) Data Structures

Java Technical 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 7 (6.19%) Apache Spark
1 7 (6.19%) Confluence
2 6 (5.31%) Apache Pig
2 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.54%) JBoss
3 4 (3.54%) Jetty
3 4 (3.54%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (2.65%) Apache
4 3 (2.65%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.12%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.96%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (4.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.77%) PaaS
6 1 (0.88%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.96%) HTTP
2 7 (6.19%) Internet
3 5 (4.42%) SSL
4 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (34.51%) NoSQL
2 20 (17.70%) RDBMS
2 20 (17.70%) Relational Database
3 18 (15.93%) MongoDB
4 13 (11.50%) Big Data
4 13 (11.50%) Hadoop
4 13 (11.50%) MySQL
5 9 (7.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.31%) Apache Hive
7 6 (5.31%) InterSystems Cache
7 6 (5.31%) Neo4j
8 5 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.42%) Redis
8 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.65%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.77%) Cloud Spanner
10 2 (1.77%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (11.50%) JIRA
2 8 (7.08%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.54%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.65%) webpack
5 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.88%) Gatling
5 1 (0.88%) JMeter
5 1 (0.88%) JUnit
5 1 (0.88%) Maven
5 1 (0.88%) Mockito
5 1 (0.88%) Spock
5 1 (0.88%) TestNG
General
1 27 (23.89%) Finance
2 18 (15.93%) Banking
3 13 (11.50%) Retail
4 4 (3.54%) Automotive
4 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.77%) Games
5 2 (1.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Publishing
6 1 (0.88%) Retail Finance
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.32%) Spring
2 23 (20.35%) J2EE
3 19 (16.81%) Spring Boot
4 16 (14.16%) REST
5 14 (12.39%) RESTful
5 14 (12.39%) Web Services
6 13 (11.50%) .NET
7 12 (10.62%) Java EE
8 11 (9.73%) CSS
9 10 (8.85%) HTML
10 8 (7.08%) Hibernate
10 8 (7.08%) Node.js
10 8 (7.08%) XML
11 7 (6.19%) HTML5
11 7 (6.19%) SOAP
11 7 (6.19%) Spring MVC
12 6 (5.31%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (5.31%) Ajax
12 6 (5.31%) jQuery
12 6 (5.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.24%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (13.27%) Algorithms
3 15 (13.27%) Data Structures
4 14 (12.39%) Computer Science
5 11 (9.73%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (5.31%) DataPower
6 6 (5.31%) Mobile App
7 5 (4.42%) Fintech
8 4 (3.54%) Client/Server
8 4 (3.54%) Video\Live Streaming
8 4 (3.54%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.65%) Internet of Things
9 3 (2.65%) User Experience
10 2 (1.77%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.88%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.31%) Linux
2 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (74.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.09%) Scrum
3 31 (27.43%) OO
4 30 (26.55%) TDD
5 28 (24.78%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (24.78%) Microservices
5 28 (24.78%) Test Automation
6 26 (23.01%) Kanban
7 23 (20.35%) DevOps
8 19 (16.81%) OOA/OOD
9 18 (15.93%) Open Source
10 15 (13.27%) SOA
11 13 (11.50%) BDD
12 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
12 12 (10.62%) Risk Management
12 12 (10.62%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 11 (9.73%) Mobile First
13 11 (9.73%) SDLC
13 11 (9.73%) Software Engineering
13 11 (9.73%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (22.12%) Java 8
3 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.39%) C#
4 14 (12.39%) PHP
5 10 (8.85%) Python
6 9 (7.96%) Groovy
6 9 (7.96%) Scala
7 6 (5.31%) Ruby
8 5 (4.42%) Go
8 5 (4.42%) Java 9
8 5 (4.42%) SQL
9 3 (2.65%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (14.16%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (4.42%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.65%) SAFe Agilist
4 1 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.39%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 3 (2.65%) GCP
4 2 (1.77%) GDPR
4 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.77%) PSD2
5 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.31%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (10.62%) Oracle
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) SAP
3 6 (5.31%) AppDynamics
3 6 (5.31%) Splunk
4 5 (4.42%) Google
5 2 (1.77%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat