The median annual salary for a Senior Java Architect was £68,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior Java Architect
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 905 950
Rank change year-on-year +43 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Architect 12 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.029% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.030% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 31
Median salary £68,500 £80,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.37% -3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £68,500 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +14.16% -11.11%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Architect in the UK

Senior Java Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Architect.

Salary trend for Senior Java Architect in the UK

Senior Java Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Architect over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Architect in the UK

Senior Java Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +23 12 £68,500 -14.37% 8
London +10 5 £80,000 - 7
South West - 4 £68,500 -
Bristol - 4 £68,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £80,000 -
Cheshire -29 1 - -
North West -37 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £80,000 - 1
Sandbach - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior Java 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 Senior Java Architect in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) Finance
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) Spring
4 10 (43.48%) REST
5 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
5 8 (34.78%) .NET
6 7 (30.43%) Middleware
6 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (30.43%) TDD
7 6 (26.09%) Marketing
7 6 (26.09%) Spring MVC
7 6 (26.09%) Kanban
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 6 (26.09%) JUnit
7 6 (26.09%) XML
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) OO
7 6 (26.09%) DevOps
8 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
8 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
8 5 (21.74%) SOAP
8 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
8 5 (21.74%) CSS
8 5 (21.74%) HTML
8 5 (21.74%) JSON
9 4 (17.39%) JIRA
9 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing

Senior Java 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 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 4 (17.39%) Confluence
2 4 (17.39%) Mule
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Redis
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JUnit
2 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 3 (13.04%) Subversion
5 2 (8.70%) Mockito
5 2 (8.70%) Spock
6 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.35%) GitLab
6 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
6 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (4.35%) Maven
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium
6 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Marketing
3 4 (17.39%) Electronics
3 4 (17.39%) Games
3 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.04%) Back Office
4 3 (13.04%) Front Office
5 1 (4.35%) Advertising
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) REST
1 10 (43.48%) Spring
2 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
3 7 (30.43%) Middleware
4 6 (26.09%) Spring MVC
4 6 (26.09%) XML
5 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) JSON
5 5 (21.74%) SOAP
6 4 (17.39%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 4 (17.39%) Java EE
6 4 (17.39%) JPA
6 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.04%) IVR
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) DevOps
4 6 (26.09%) Kanban
4 6 (26.09%) MVC
4 6 (26.09%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 4 (17.39%) Open Source
5 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) UML
6 3 (13.04%) Data Security
6 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Scala
3 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Clojure
4 1 (4.35%) Groovy
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Pega
3 3 (13.04%) TIBCO
4 2 (8.70%) Solace
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Chiswick
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago