The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 280 292 254
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -38
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 48 22 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.19% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.23% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 44 20 61
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10130 9383 10746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.38% 79.73% 78.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8439 8182 9759
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Software Architecture
London

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014, 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 31 (42.47%) Finance
2 27 (36.99%) Scrum
3 25 (34.25%) Oracle
4 21 (28.77%) OO
5 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
6 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
7 17 (23.29%) MS Excel
7 17 (23.29%) Banking
8 16 (21.92%) TDD
8 16 (21.92%) Java
9 15 (20.55%) Project Management
9 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
10 14 (19.18%) TOGAF
11 13 (17.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (16.44%) C#
12 12 (16.44%) .NET
12 12 (16.44%) UNIX
13 11 (15.07%) SOA
13 11 (15.07%) SAP
13 11 (15.07%) QA
14 10 (13.70%) jQuery
14 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
14 10 (13.70%) CRM
14 10 (13.70%) UML
14 10 (13.70%) MVC
14 10 (13.70%) IBM
14 10 (13.70%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (12.33%) Relational Database
15 9 (12.33%) RDBMS
15 9 (12.33%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.74%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (23.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) NAS
1 4 (5.48%) SAN
1 4 (5.48%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.33%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (5.48%) MySQL
4 4 (5.48%) MS Access
5 3 (4.11%) OLAP
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.74%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (2.74%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.85%) Maven
2 5 (6.85%) FlexUnit
3 3 (4.11%) Ant
3 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.11%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (2.74%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.74%) Subversion
4 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.37%) Xcode
5 1 (1.37%) JUnit
5 1 (1.37%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.37%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.37%) Grunt
General
1 31 (42.47%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.11%) Games
4 3 (4.11%) Online Betting
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Back Office
6 1 (1.37%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) Architect
3 8 (10.96%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (9.59%) Chief Technology Officer
5 4 (5.48%) Technical Development Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (5.48%) Development Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Technical Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Lead Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Services Director
6 3 (4.11%) Head of Architecture
7 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 2 (2.74%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) .NET
2 10 (13.70%) jQuery
3 9 (12.33%) HTML
3 9 (12.33%) Web Services
3 9 (12.33%) REST
4 8 (10.96%) CSS
5 7 (9.59%) J2EE
5 7 (9.59%) HTML5
6 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.22%) Middleware
7 5 (6.85%) XML
7 5 (6.85%) Apache Flex
7 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (5.48%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (5.48%) RESTful
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (5.48%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.85%) Spread Betting
4 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.48%) Contract for Difference
4 4 (5.48%) Equities
5 2 (2.74%) Streaming Media
5 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.37%) DTV
6 1 (1.37%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.37%) FMCG
6 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.37%) Kinect
6 1 (1.37%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) UNIX
2 6 (8.22%) Windows
3 5 (6.85%) Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Android
4 4 (5.48%) Solaris
5 1 (1.37%) Debian
5 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) CentOS
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Scrum
2 21 (28.77%) OO
3 16 (21.92%) TDD
4 15 (20.55%) Project Management
4 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
5 14 (19.18%) TOGAF
6 13 (17.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (15.07%) SOA
8 10 (13.70%) CRM
8 10 (13.70%) UML
8 10 (13.70%) MVC
9 9 (12.33%) Multithreading
10 8 (10.96%) OOP
11 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
11 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
11 7 (9.59%) Zachman Framework
11 7 (9.59%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (8.22%) Data Architecture
12 6 (8.22%) Data Management
12 6 (8.22%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
2 16 (21.92%) Java
3 12 (16.44%) C#
4 9 (12.33%) SQL
5 5 (6.85%) ActionScript
5 5 (6.85%) C++
5 5 (6.85%) PHP
5 5 (6.85%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (5.48%) TypeScript
6 4 (5.48%) PHP5
6 4 (5.48%) VB
7 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.11%) Python
7 3 (4.11%) Ruby
8 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.37%) Perl
9 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
1 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.37%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (34.25%) Oracle
2 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.07%) SAP
4 10 (13.70%) IBM
5 5 (6.85%) Apple
6 4 (5.48%) Zend
6 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.48%) VMware
7 3 (4.11%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.74%) hybris
8 2 (2.74%) Sybase
8 2 (2.74%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.37%) BEA
9 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.37%) webMethods
9 1 (1.37%) Siebel
9 1 (1.37%) Google
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago