Period
to 21 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Java Technical Architect was £130,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

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
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 736 997 962
Rank change year-on-year +261 -35 +118
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 33 47 151
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.037% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.039% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 164
Median annual salary £130,000 £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +67.74% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £67,500 £69,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £145,000 £120,000 £130,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +3.70%

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 60,659 120,682 144,670
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.14% 95.58% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 49,230 97,737 117,131
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Java Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Technical Architect in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java Technical Architect.

Salary trend for Java Technical Architect in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Technical Architect over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Java Technical Architect in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Top 6 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 21 January 2021. 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 +247 33 £130,000 +67.74% 4
London +208 24 £130,000 +48.57% 1
UK excluding London +189 9 £72,500 -3.33% 3
South East +167 5 £70,000 -9.68%
Work from Home - 4 £71,250 - 1
East of England - 4 £78,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 33 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (90.91%) Microservices
4 28 (84.85%) DevOps
5 26 (78.79%) Azure
6 24 (72.73%) AWS
7 22 (66.67%) Spring Boot
8 21 (63.64%) Cloud Native
9 20 (60.61%) Docker
9 20 (60.61%) Spring
10 19 (57.58%) Kubernetes
11 18 (54.55%) GCP
11 18 (54.55%) Scrum
11 18 (54.55%) IBM
12 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
12 17 (51.52%) SAP
12 17 (51.52%) PaaS
12 17 (51.52%) Google
12 17 (51.52%) Domain-Driven Design
12 17 (51.52%) OpenShift
12 17 (51.52%) Cloud Foundry
12 17 (51.52%) Re-Platforming
12 17 (51.52%) IBM Cloud
12 17 (51.52%) Thought Leadership
13 14 (42.42%) Public Cloud
13 14 (42.42%) Fintech
13 14 (42.42%) The Twelve-Factor App
13 14 (42.42%) Spring Cloud
13 14 (42.42%) Project Delivery
13 14 (42.42%) WebSphere

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 17 (51.52%) Cloud Foundry
2 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
2 14 (42.42%) WebLogic
2 14 (42.42%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Fuse
Cloud Services
1 26 (78.79%) Azure
2 24 (72.73%) AWS
3 18 (54.55%) GCP
4 17 (51.52%) IBM Cloud
4 17 (51.52%) OpenShift
4 17 (51.52%) PaaS
5 2 (6.06%) AWS CodeBuild
5 2 (6.06%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 2 (6.06%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) Spring Boot
2 20 (60.61%) Spring
3 14 (42.42%) Java EE
3 14 (42.42%) Spring Cloud
4 5 (15.15%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (12.12%) .NET
5 4 (12.12%) .NET Core
5 4 (12.12%) Dropwizard
5 4 (12.12%) MSMQ
5 4 (12.12%) REST
5 4 (12.12%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (6.06%) Node.js
6 2 (6.06%) OAuth
6 2 (6.06%) OAuth2
6 2 (6.06%) OpenID
6 2 (6.06%) RESTful
6 2 (6.06%) Web Services
7 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
7 1 (3.03%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) Cloud Native
2 14 (42.42%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (90.91%) Microservices
3 28 (84.85%) DevOps
4 18 (54.55%) Scrum
5 17 (51.52%) Domain-Driven Design
5 17 (51.52%) Re-Platforming
5 17 (51.52%) Thought Leadership
6 14 (42.42%) Fintech
6 14 (42.42%) Project Delivery
6 14 (42.42%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 8 (24.24%) SOA
8 5 (15.15%) TDD
9 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.12%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) Online Security
9 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
10 2 (6.06%) SOLID
10 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) PhD
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) IBM
2 17 (51.52%) Google
2 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
2 17 (51.52%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Alibaba