Period
to 25 October 2020

The median annual salary for a Java Technical Architect was £130,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

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 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 657 992 977
Rank change year-on-year +335 -15 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 28 77 185
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.057% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.059% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 56 183
Median annual salary £130,000 £83,750 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.22% +4.69% +6.67%
10th Percentile £67,500 £71,875 £62,500
90th Percentile £145,000 £101,875 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £71,250 £87,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -18.57% +25.00% +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 46,391 130,232 157,705
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.99% 95.65% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 38,367 103,938 126,942
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
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 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Java Technical Architect in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Top 5 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 October 2020. 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 +330 28 £130,000 +55.22% 3
London +231 22 £130,000 +62.50% 1
UK excluding London +294 6 £71,250 -18.57% 2
South East +214 6 £71,250 -22.97% 1
Work from Home +25 4 £71,250 -22.97%

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

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (85.71%) Microservices
4 23 (82.14%) DevOps
5 21 (75.00%) Docker
5 21 (75.00%) Azure
6 20 (71.43%) AWS
6 20 (71.43%) Cloud Native
7 19 (67.86%) Spring Boot
8 18 (64.29%) Spring
9 17 (60.71%) IBM
9 17 (60.71%) Scrum
9 17 (60.71%) GCP
10 16 (57.14%) Kubernetes
10 16 (57.14%) Re-Platforming
10 16 (57.14%) IBM Cloud
10 16 (57.14%) Thought Leadership
10 16 (57.14%) Red Hat
10 16 (57.14%) SAP
10 16 (57.14%) Domain-Driven Design
10 16 (57.14%) Google
10 16 (57.14%) PaaS
10 16 (57.14%) OpenShift
10 16 (57.14%) Cloud Foundry
11 15 (53.57%) Public Cloud
12 14 (50.00%) Fintech
12 14 (50.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
12 14 (50.00%) Spring Cloud
12 14 (50.00%) Project Delivery
12 14 (50.00%) 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 16 (57.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 14 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Fuse
Cloud Services
1 21 (75.00%) Azure
2 20 (71.43%) AWS
3 17 (60.71%) GCP
4 16 (57.14%) IBM Cloud
4 16 (57.14%) OpenShift
4 16 (57.14%) PaaS
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (3.57%) AWS CodeBuild
5 1 (3.57%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 1 (3.57%) npm
5 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) Bower
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) gulp
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) Spring Boot
2 18 (64.29%) Spring
3 14 (50.00%) Java EE
3 14 (50.00%) Spring Cloud
4 4 (14.29%) Dropwizard
5 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.14%) RESTful
5 2 (7.14%) SOAP
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Camel
6 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE
6 1 (3.57%) Middleware
6 1 (3.57%) Node.js
6 1 (3.57%) OAuth
6 1 (3.57%) OAuth2
6 1 (3.57%) OpenID
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 20 (71.43%) Cloud Native
2 15 (53.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) Microservices
3 23 (82.14%) DevOps
4 17 (60.71%) Scrum
5 16 (57.14%) Domain-Driven Design
5 16 (57.14%) Re-Platforming
5 16 (57.14%) Thought Leadership
6 14 (50.00%) Fintech
6 14 (50.00%) Project Delivery
6 14 (50.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Leadership
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) Open Source
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) Technology Roadmap
9 1 (3.57%) Document Management
9 1 (3.57%) EAI
9 1 (3.57%) Migration
9 1 (3.57%) TDD
9 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java 8
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PhD
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (57.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Grafana
2 1 (3.57%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) IBM
2 16 (57.14%) Google
2 16 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 16 (57.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Alibaba