The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills 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 Software Architecture over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 251 285 301
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +16
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 15 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.47% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 45
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £86,000 £101,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Software Architecture
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6312 9282 10710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.72% 87.38% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5673 7801 8954
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,695 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in the City of London

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in the City of London

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 26 (59.09%) Java
2 23 (52.27%) OO
3 22 (50.00%) Finance
4 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
6 13 (29.55%) CSS
7 12 (27.27%) C#
7 12 (27.27%) C++
7 12 (27.27%) Front End Development
8 11 (25.00%) TDD
9 10 (22.73%) PHP
9 10 (22.73%) SQL
9 10 (22.73%) Python
10 9 (20.45%) Front Office
10 9 (20.45%) Web Services
10 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
10 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
11 8 (18.18%) Low Latency
11 8 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 8 (18.18%) jQuery
11 8 (18.18%) HTML
11 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
12 7 (15.91%) Perl
12 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
12 7 (15.91%) Linux
12 7 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (15.91%) Degree
12 7 (15.91%) Node.js
13 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (13.64%) Maven

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) Node.js
2 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.55%) GemFire
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) Broadband
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
1 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.82%) HBase
2 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.55%) Redis
4 1 (2.27%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Maven
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.82%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (4.55%) Ant
4 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) TestNG
5 1 (2.27%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Front Office
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Games
5 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) C# Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Java Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Python Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C++ Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C++/C# Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Hadoop Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) HTML Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Python Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) CSS
2 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
2 9 (20.45%) Web Services
3 8 (18.18%) HTML
3 8 (18.18%) jQuery
4 5 (11.36%) Akka
4 5 (11.36%) Apache Camel
4 5 (11.36%) Express
4 5 (11.36%) Handlebars
4 5 (11.36%) React
4 5 (11.36%) Sass
4 5 (11.36%) SOAP
5 4 (9.09%) CSS3
5 4 (9.09%) HTML5
6 3 (6.82%) Ajax
6 3 (6.82%) Backbone.js
6 3 (6.82%) REST
6 3 (6.82%) RESTful
6 3 (6.82%) WCF
6 3 (6.82%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Fixed Income
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Fintech
3 3 (6.82%) RIA
3 3 (6.82%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) OO
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 11 (25.00%) TDD
5 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 8 (18.18%) Low Latency
6 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
7 7 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.36%) MVC
9 5 (11.36%) Open Source
9 5 (11.36%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (11.36%) Scrum
10 4 (9.09%) MVVM
10 4 (9.09%) OOP
10 4 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) C#
3 12 (27.27%) C++
4 10 (22.73%) PHP
4 10 (22.73%) Python
4 10 (22.73%) SQL
5 7 (15.91%) Perl
6 5 (11.36%) ES6
7 4 (9.09%) Scala
8 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.55%) Go
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Cloudera
2 3 (6.82%) Talend
3 2 (4.55%) hybris
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Coverity
4 1 (2.27%) Demandware
4 1 (2.27%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (2.27%) Venda
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago