Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Technical Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1066 930 1057
Rank change year-on-year -136 +127 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 115 245 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 109 231 226
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.90% +3.57% -

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 167,644 168,402 203,675
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.50% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 137,716 139,840 170,323
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,367
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.44% +3.04%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Technical Architect in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Top 8 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 25 February 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 -100 115 £75,000 -3.23% 13
London -62 62 £80,000 - 6
UK excluding London -66 53 £67,500 -6.90% 8
North of England +3 31 £70,000 - 3
North West -13 18 £70,000 - 3
South East +17 16 £67,500 -22.86% 2
Yorkshire +22 13 £70,000 -6.67%
South West -9 8 £67,500 -15.63%

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Java
2 81 (70.43%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (34.78%) TDD
4 39 (33.91%) DevOps
5 31 (26.96%) Microservices
6 30 (26.09%) NoSQL
7 29 (25.22%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (25.22%) Spring
7 29 (25.22%) OO
8 25 (21.74%) Scrum
8 25 (21.74%) REST
9 23 (20.00%) J2EE
10 22 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (18.26%) JavaScript
12 20 (17.39%) Kanban
13 19 (16.52%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (15.65%) PHP
14 18 (15.65%) OOA/OOD
15 17 (14.78%) Finance
15 17 (14.78%) Test Automation
16 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (13.04%) Degree
16 15 (13.04%) Java EE
16 15 (13.04%) C#
17 14 (12.17%) Virtual Team
17 14 (12.17%) .NET
17 14 (12.17%) SOA
17 14 (12.17%) JIRA
17 14 (12.17%) Computer Science
17 14 (12.17%) RESTful

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 6 (5.22%) Apache Pig
1 6 (5.22%) Confluence
2 4 (3.48%) Jetty
2 4 (3.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.61%) Apache
3 3 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.87%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.87%) GemFire
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.52%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.87%) PaaS
6 1 (0.87%) SaaS
6 1 (0.87%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) HTTP
2 7 (6.09%) Internet
3 5 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (0.87%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 12 (10.43%) Big Data
3 11 (9.57%) RDBMS
3 11 (9.57%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.83%) MySQL
5 8 (6.96%) MongoDB
6 7 (6.09%) Apache Hive
6 7 (6.09%) Hadoop
6 7 (6.09%) Redis
7 6 (5.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.22%) InterSystems Cache
7 6 (5.22%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.74%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.87%) KDB
10 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.87%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (12.17%) JIRA
2 5 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.74%) JUnit
4 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.87%) Gatling
5 1 (0.87%) JMeter
5 1 (0.87%) Mockito
5 1 (0.87%) Selenium
5 1 (0.87%) Spock
5 1 (0.87%) TestNG
General
1 17 (14.78%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Retail
3 8 (6.96%) Banking
4 5 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.61%) Publishing
6 1 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.87%) Games
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.22%) Spring
2 25 (21.74%) REST
3 23 (20.00%) J2EE
4 15 (13.04%) Java EE
5 14 (12.17%) .NET
5 14 (12.17%) RESTful
6 13 (11.30%) JMS
7 11 (9.57%) HTML
7 11 (9.57%) Web Services
8 10 (8.70%) CSS
8 10 (8.70%) Hibernate
8 10 (8.70%) HTML5
8 10 (8.70%) Spring MVC
9 9 (7.83%) SOAP
10 8 (6.96%) Spring Boot
10 8 (6.96%) XML
11 7 (6.09%) jQuery
11 7 (6.09%) JSON
12 6 (5.22%) Ajax
12 6 (5.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.22%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (12.17%) Computer Science
3 14 (12.17%) Virtual Team
4 12 (10.43%) Algorithms
4 12 (10.43%) Data Structures
5 7 (6.09%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.22%) DataPower
6 6 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (3.48%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.48%) Video\Live Streaming
8 3 (2.61%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.87%) Derivative
9 1 (0.87%) Equities
9 1 (0.87%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.87%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.48%) Linux
2 3 (2.61%) Unix
3 1 (0.87%) Android
3 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (70.43%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (34.78%) TDD
3 39 (33.91%) DevOps
4 31 (26.96%) Microservices
5 29 (25.22%) OO
6 25 (21.74%) Scrum
7 22 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (17.39%) Kanban
9 18 (15.65%) OOA/OOD
10 17 (14.78%) Test Automation
11 14 (12.17%) SOA
12 13 (11.30%) Mentoring
12 13 (11.30%) Mobile First
12 13 (11.30%) Open Source
12 13 (11.30%) Risk Management
13 12 (10.43%) API Design
13 12 (10.43%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (10.43%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (9.57%) BDD
14 11 (9.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 115 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (18.26%) JavaScript
3 18 (15.65%) PHP
4 15 (13.04%) C#
5 13 (11.30%) Scala
6 12 (10.43%) Python
7 9 (7.83%) Ruby
8 6 (5.22%) Go
8 6 (5.22%) Groovy
9 5 (4.35%) SQL
10 4 (3.48%) Java 9
11 3 (2.61%) C++
12 1 (0.87%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 15 (13.04%) Degree
2 8 (6.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.22%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.74%) SAFe Agilist
5 1 (0.87%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) QA
1 6 (5.22%) Web Application Security Consortium
2 3 (2.61%) GCP
3 2 (1.74%) GDPR
3 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.74%) PSD2
4 1 (0.87%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.87%) Ansible
2 1 (0.87%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.87%) Mesos
2 1 (0.87%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (5.22%) Oracle
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.61%) SAP
4 2 (1.74%) Google
5 1 (0.87%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.87%) hybris
5 1 (0.87%) StreamBase
5 1 (0.87%) Sybase
5 1 (0.87%) TIBCO