The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank 302 317 320
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 9 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.079% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 21
Average salary £90,000 £70,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £74,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
Applications Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10568 11072 11998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.17% 93.15% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8939 9690 11001
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the City of London region.

Applications Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Applications Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Applications Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Architect in their job title.

1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) Degree
4 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 12 (40.00%) SaaS
6 10 (33.33%) Logistics
6 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 8 (26.67%) Finance
8 7 (23.33%) C#
8 7 (23.33%) Oracle
9 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 5 (16.67%) SOA
10 4 (13.33%) ETL
10 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
10 4 (13.33%) UML
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.33%) SAP
10 4 (13.33%) Project Management
10 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
10 4 (13.33%) WCF
10 4 (13.33%) Software Architecture
10 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
11 3 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
11 3 (10.00%) Analytics
11 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
11 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.33%) Mule
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (3.33%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) BODI
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.67%) CruiseControl
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) WCF
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware
4 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.67%) Spring
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.33%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 10 (33.33%) Logistics
3 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.67%) SOA
5 4 (13.33%) ETL
5 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) UML
5 4 (13.33%) Software Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (10.00%) OOD
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) COBIT
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) ILOG
5 1 (3.33%) ATG
5 1 (3.33%) Omniture
5 1 (3.33%) Endeca
5 1 (3.33%) Pega
5 1 (3.33%) hybris
5 1 (3.33%) Demandware
5 1 (3.33%) WSO2
5 1 (3.33%) Sun
5 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.33%) JBoss
5 1 (3.33%) Cognos
5 1 (3.33%) Trillium
5 1 (3.33%) IBM