The median annual salary for a Java Technical Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Technical Architect
UK
Rank 779 831 873
Rank change year-on-year +52 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 78 117 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.12% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 74 106 71
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £66,450 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
% change year-on-year +3.57% -1.75%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Java Technical Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Technical Architect in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Top 25 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 3 months to 24 March 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 +63 77 £72,500 +3.57% 9
London +25 26 £84,000 +17.89% 5
South West +31 16 £72,500 +61.11%
North West -12 15 £70,000 - 1
Manchester -15 15 £70,000 - 1
Bristol +11 8 £71,250 +58.33%
Gloucestershire - 7 £82,500 -
East Midlands - 6 £75,000 -
South East +56 5 £87,500 +29.62%
Yorkshire +17 5 £67,500 -3.57% 3
West Sussex - 5 £87,500 -
West Midlands +30 4 £72,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £72,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £75,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £75,000 -
North Yorkshire +7 3 £72,500 -3.33% 1
West Yorkshire +12 2 £67,500 -3.57% 2
York +8 2 £72,500 -3.33% 1
Leeds +4 2 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Northampton - 2 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £55,000 -
Scotland +19 1 - -
Edinburgh -3 1 - -
Harrogate - 1 £67,500 -
Somerset - 1 £57,500 -

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Java Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 220 (100.00%) Java
2 141 (64.09%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (38.18%) NoSQL
4 80 (36.36%) Spring
5 76 (34.55%) Scrum
6 62 (28.18%) Relational Database
7 61 (27.73%) Enterprise Software
8 57 (25.91%) Finance
9 56 (25.45%) Big Data
10 54 (24.55%) Kanban
11 51 (23.18%) C#
12 50 (22.73%) MongoDB
13 49 (22.27%) .NET
14 47 (21.36%) Jenkins
15 46 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (20.45%) J2EE
16 45 (20.45%) TDD
17 44 (20.00%) Banking
17 44 (20.00%) OO
17 44 (20.00%) Degree
18 42 (19.09%) REST
18 42 (19.09%) SOA
19 41 (18.64%) OOA/OOD
19 41 (18.64%) Retail
19 41 (18.64%) Telecoms
20 39 (17.73%) RDBMS
20 39 (17.73%) Git (software)
20 39 (17.73%) Presales
21 38 (17.27%) HTML
22 37 (16.82%) SaaS

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 27 (12.27%) CMS
2 19 (8.64%) JBoss
2 19 (8.64%) Mule
3 11 (5.00%) Apache
4 10 (4.55%) Alfresco
5 9 (4.09%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (3.64%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.27%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.27%) Jetty
7 5 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.27%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.82%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.82%) Mule ESB
9 3 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.91%) Confluence
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.45%) Documentum
11 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.82%) SaaS
2 27 (12.27%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.45%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.36%) WebEx
2 2 (0.91%) Internet
3 1 (0.45%) HTTP
3 1 (0.45%) SSL
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (38.18%) NoSQL
2 62 (28.18%) Relational Database
3 56 (25.45%) Big Data
4 50 (22.73%) MongoDB
5 39 (17.73%) RDBMS
6 22 (10.00%) Hadoop
7 17 (7.73%) MySQL
8 15 (6.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (6.36%) SQL Server
10 13 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
11 10 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (2.73%) Apache Hive
13 6 (2.73%) Pentaho
13 6 (2.73%) Redis
14 4 (1.82%) Neo4j
15 3 (1.36%) MarkLogic
16 2 (0.91%) Couchbase
16 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (21.36%) Jenkins
2 39 (17.73%) Git (software)
3 30 (13.64%) Maven
4 13 (5.91%) JUnit
5 12 (5.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.64%) Artifactory
7 8 (3.64%) Gradle
7 8 (3.64%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (2.27%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.27%) IntelliJ
8 5 (2.27%) JIRA
8 5 (2.27%) Selenium
9 4 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.36%) Hudson
11 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.45%) Mockito
11 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 57 (25.91%) Finance
2 44 (20.00%) Banking
3 41 (18.64%) Retail
3 41 (18.64%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.36%) Marketing
5 11 (5.00%) Electronics
5 11 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.55%) Publishing
7 5 (2.27%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.82%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.36%) Advertising
9 3 (1.36%) Games
10 2 (0.91%) French Language
10 2 (0.91%) German Language
10 2 (0.91%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.45%) Billing
11 1 (0.45%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (36.36%) Spring
2 49 (22.27%) .NET
3 45 (20.45%) J2EE
4 42 (19.09%) REST
5 38 (17.27%) HTML
6 33 (15.00%) Hibernate
6 33 (15.00%) Web Services
7 28 (12.73%) Apache Camel
8 26 (11.82%) SOAP
9 24 (10.91%) Spring MVC
10 21 (9.55%) HTML5
11 20 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 18 (8.18%) RESTful
13 17 (7.73%) JSON
14 16 (7.27%) CSS
14 16 (7.27%) XML
15 12 (5.45%) Java EE
16 9 (4.09%) JMS
16 9 (4.09%) Node.js
17 8 (3.64%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (27.73%) Enterprise Software
2 33 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 31 (14.09%) Data Structures
4 29 (13.18%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.82%) DataPower
5 4 (1.82%) Equities
5 4 (1.82%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.82%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.82%) User Experience
6 3 (1.36%) iPad
6 3 (1.36%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (0.91%) IVR
8 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.36%) Linux
1 25 (11.36%) Unix
2 8 (3.64%) Windows
3 4 (1.82%) Android
3 4 (1.82%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.45%) AIX
5 1 (0.45%) Solaris
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (64.09%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (34.55%) Scrum
3 54 (24.55%) Kanban
4 46 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (20.45%) TDD
6 44 (20.00%) OO
7 42 (19.09%) SOA
8 41 (18.64%) OOA/OOD
9 39 (17.73%) Presales
10 37 (16.82%) Technical Architecture
11 34 (15.45%) Mentoring
12 32 (14.55%) Open Source
13 31 (14.09%) MVC
14 30 (13.64%) Automated Testing
14 30 (13.64%) Risk Management
15 29 (13.18%) RUP
16 23 (10.45%) Microservices
16 23 (10.45%) UML
17 18 (8.18%) E-Commerce
18 15 (6.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 220 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (23.18%) C#
3 35 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 33 (15.00%) PHP
4 33 (15.00%) Python
5 31 (14.09%) Scala
5 31 (14.09%) SQL
6 10 (4.55%) Groovy
7 4 (1.82%) C++
7 4 (1.82%) Ruby
8 3 (1.36%) C
8 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.91%) Go
10 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.91%) HND
5 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.45%) CISA
5 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.45%) PMP
System Software
1 17 (7.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.73%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Ansible
2 1 (0.45%) Marathon
2 1 (0.45%) Mesos
2 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (7.27%) Oracle
2 12 (5.45%) SAP
3 9 (4.09%) Remedy
4 8 (3.64%) hybris
4 8 (3.64%) MuleSoft
5 6 (2.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.27%) Sybase
6 5 (2.27%) webMethods
7 3 (1.36%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.91%) Pega
8 2 (0.91%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.91%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.45%) Apigee
9 1 (0.45%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.45%) Facebook
9 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.45%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.45%) WSO2
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