Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Technical Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 964 1020 1030
Rank change year-on-year +56 +10 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 181 160 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.092% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.096% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 163 132 188
UK median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +12.00%

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 157,885 166,786 183,863
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 95.95% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 127,253 133,641 154,192
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Technical Architect in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Top 15 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 15 October 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 +40 169 £80,000 +10.34% 21
London +49 103 £87,500 +9.38% 11
UK excluding London +28 75 £75,000 +11.11% 10
South West +17 24 £80,000 +14.29% 2
North of England +11 20 £75,000 +11.11% 1
North West +11 16 £70,000 -
Midlands +23 14 £75,000 +36.36% 3
West Midlands +31 12 £68,750 +27.91% 2
Wales - 8 £66,250 -
South East +3 7 £70,000 +3.70% 4
Yorkshire +12 3 £75,000 +11.11%
East Midlands -4 2 £82,500 +50.00% 1
East of England - 1 £67,500 -
Scotland - 1 £65,000 -
North East - 1 £80,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 181 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (72.38%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (48.07%) Amazon AWS
4 76 (41.99%) Microservices
5 58 (32.04%) Scrum
6 56 (30.94%) Spring
7 54 (29.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 54 (29.83%) NoSQL
8 50 (27.62%) Finance
9 49 (27.07%) Fintech
10 47 (25.97%) Docker
11 42 (23.20%) Java 8
12 38 (20.99%) Kubernetes
13 37 (20.44%) Spring Boot
13 37 (20.44%) JavaScript
14 36 (19.89%) PaaS
15 35 (19.34%) Java EE
16 34 (18.78%) SAP
16 34 (18.78%) Test Automation
16 34 (18.78%) Google Cloud Platform
17 33 (18.23%) Google
18 32 (17.68%) .NET
18 32 (17.68%) DevOps
19 31 (17.13%) Relational Database
19 31 (17.13%) HTML
19 31 (17.13%) WebLogic
19 31 (17.13%) RDBMS
20 29 (16.02%) Banking
20 29 (16.02%) C#
21 27 (14.92%) SQL

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 31 (17.13%) WebLogic
2 22 (12.15%) Apache Spark
3 17 (9.39%) Cloud Foundry
3 17 (9.39%) Tomcat
4 16 (8.84%) WebSphere
5 10 (5.52%) JBoss
5 10 (5.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.21%) CMS
7 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.55%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.55%) Confluence
8 1 (0.55%) SAS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 87 (48.07%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (29.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (19.89%) PaaS
4 34 (18.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (14.36%) IBM Cloud
6 17 (9.39%) OpenShift
7 14 (7.73%) SaaS
8 13 (7.18%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (3.87%) IaaS
10 6 (3.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (3.31%) Serverless
11 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.97%) SSL
1 9 (4.97%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (29.83%) NoSQL
2 31 (17.13%) RDBMS
2 31 (17.13%) Relational Database
3 23 (12.71%) Hadoop
4 16 (8.84%) Big Data
5 14 (7.73%) MySQL
6 13 (7.18%) MongoDB
7 11 (6.08%) SQL Server
8 9 (4.97%) DB2
9 6 (3.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.66%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (7.18%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.97%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.87%) Gradle
4 6 (3.31%) Ant
4 6 (3.31%) Maven
4 6 (3.31%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.21%) JIRA
7 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.55%) JMeter
7 1 (0.55%) JUnit
7 1 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 50 (27.62%) Finance
2 29 (16.02%) Banking
3 16 (8.84%) Investment Banking
4 15 (8.29%) Electronics
4 15 (8.29%) Manufacturing
4 15 (8.29%) Marketing
4 15 (8.29%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.31%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Automotive
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (30.94%) Spring
2 37 (20.44%) Spring Boot
3 35 (19.34%) Java EE
4 32 (17.68%) .NET
5 31 (17.13%) HTML
6 22 (12.15%) Node.js
7 21 (11.60%) J2EE
8 20 (11.05%) AngularJS
8 20 (11.05%) Kafka
8 20 (11.05%) RESTful
9 18 (9.94%) HTML5
10 17 (9.39%) CSS
10 17 (9.39%) Web Services
11 16 (8.84%) React
11 16 (8.84%) Spring Cloud
12 12 (6.63%) ActiveMQ
13 11 (6.08%) XML
14 10 (5.52%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (4.97%) REST
16 8 (4.42%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 49 (27.07%) Fintech
2 22 (12.15%) Cloud Native
3 21 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.84%) Algorithms
4 16 (8.84%) Data Structures
5 14 (7.73%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (7.18%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (6.08%) Public Cloud
8 9 (4.97%) Computer Science
9 8 (4.42%) NHS
10 5 (2.76%) Credit Risk
10 5 (2.76%) User Experience
11 4 (2.21%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.66%) Mainframe
13 2 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
14 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.55%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.73%) Linux
2 9 (4.97%) Unix
2 9 (4.97%) Windows
3 1 (0.55%) Android
3 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (72.38%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (41.99%) Microservices
3 58 (32.04%) Scrum
4 34 (18.78%) Test Automation
5 32 (17.68%) DevOps
6 26 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (13.26%) Kanban
8 23 (12.71%) Mentoring
8 23 (12.71%) SOA
9 19 (10.50%) SDLC
10 17 (9.39%) TDD
11 16 (8.84%) BDD
11 16 (8.84%) Domain-Driven Design
11 16 (8.84%) Re-Platforming
11 16 (8.84%) Technical Architecture
11 16 (8.84%) The Twelve-Factor App
12 15 (8.29%) Analytics
12 15 (8.29%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (8.29%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (8.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 181 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (23.20%) Java 8
3 37 (20.44%) JavaScript
4 29 (16.02%) C#
5 27 (14.92%) SQL
6 11 (6.08%) PHP
7 10 (5.52%) Scala
8 7 (3.87%) Python
9 3 (1.66%) Groovy
10 1 (0.55%) C++
10 1 (0.55%) Go
10 1 (0.55%) R
10 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (10.50%) Degree
2 5 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.84%) QA
System Software
1 47 (25.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 38 (20.99%) Kubernetes
2 12 (6.63%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (1.66%) Ansible
3 3 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.66%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 34 (18.78%) SAP
2 33 (18.23%) Google
3 16 (8.84%) IBM
3 16 (8.84%) Red Hat
4 15 (8.29%) Oracle
4 15 (8.29%) Splunk
5 12 (6.63%) AppDynamics
6 9 (4.97%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.76%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.10%) ILOG
9 1 (0.55%) ATG
9 1 (0.55%) Cadence
9 1 (0.55%) hybris
9 1 (0.55%) TIBCO