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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 266 294 334
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +40
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 6 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 17
Average salary £82,500 £80,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £70,500 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,200 £92,600 £88,600
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
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
6735 9981 11864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.12% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 8459 9993
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Middleware
6 3 (23.08%) J2EE
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) VBScript
7 2 (15.38%) C++
7 2 (15.38%) Unix
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) DB2
7 2 (15.38%) IIS
7 2 (15.38%) SAP
7 2 (15.38%) EJB
7 2 (15.38%) JSP
7 2 (15.38%) Servlets
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) Ariba
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
7 2 (15.38%) Siebel
7 2 (15.38%) ERP
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (15.38%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Middleware
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) EJB
4 2 (15.38%) JSP
4 2 (15.38%) SAP XI
4 2 (15.38%) Servlets
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
2 2 (15.38%) Document Management
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Application Rationalisation
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
4 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Ariba
3 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Siebel