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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 271 289 297
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 44 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.43% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 20
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £102,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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
9033 10406 9472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.05% 82.73% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7602 8668 8288
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015, 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 32 (41.03%) HTML
1 32 (41.03%) CSS
2 31 (39.74%) C#
3 30 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 30 (38.46%) .NET
4 27 (34.62%) ASP.NET
4 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (33.33%) Finance
6 24 (30.77%) Java
6 24 (30.77%) jQuery
7 21 (26.92%) HTML5
8 18 (23.08%) Ajax
8 18 (23.08%) Data Structures
9 17 (21.79%) Web Services
10 16 (20.51%) PHP
10 16 (20.51%) Algorithms
11 15 (19.23%) MySQL
11 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
11 15 (19.23%) SQL
12 14 (17.95%) CMS
12 14 (17.95%) Web Development
12 14 (17.95%) WordPress
13 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 13 (16.67%) Spring
14 12 (15.38%) Degree
14 12 (15.38%) Unit Testing
15 11 (14.10%) TDD
15 11 (14.10%) OO
16 10 (12.82%) Python
16 10 (12.82%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 14 (17.95%) WordPress
1 14 (17.95%) CMS
2 9 (11.54%) IIS
3 4 (5.13%) Node.js
4 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.56%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.56%) Drupal
5 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.56%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.28%) JBoss
6 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Endur
1 2 (2.56%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) MySQL
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.85%) Big Data
5 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.56%) DB2
6 1 (1.28%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) JUnit
2 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.69%) TestNG
4 5 (6.41%) Subversion
5 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.85%) Grunt
6 3 (3.85%) Maven
7 2 (2.56%) Android Studio
7 2 (2.56%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.56%) Ant
8 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.28%) Yeoman
8 1 (1.28%) JIRA
8 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.28%) RSpec
8 1 (1.28%) Mocha
General
1 26 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Front Office
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 3 (3.85%) Publishing
4 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.56%) German Language
5 2 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (55.13%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) Web Developer
3 14 (17.95%) PHP Developer
4 11 (14.10%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Architect
6 6 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Information Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Security Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Web Applications Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Python Developer
8 4 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.03%) HTML
1 32 (41.03%) CSS
2 30 (38.46%) .NET
3 27 (34.62%) ASP.NET
4 24 (30.77%) jQuery
5 21 (26.92%) HTML5
6 18 (23.08%) Ajax
7 17 (21.79%) Web Services
8 13 (16.67%) Spring
9 10 (12.82%) .NET Framework
10 9 (11.54%) WCF
10 9 (11.54%) SOAP
11 8 (10.26%) REST
12 7 (8.97%) XML
13 5 (6.41%) WPF
13 5 (6.41%) LINQ
13 5 (6.41%) WinForms
13 5 (6.41%) CSS3
13 5 (6.41%) Entity Framework
14 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 16 (20.51%) Algorithms
3 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.97%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.41%) Open Source
6 5 (6.41%) User Experience
7 4 (5.13%) Fixed Income
7 4 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (5.13%) Equities
7 4 (5.13%) Derivative
8 2 (2.56%) Animation
8 2 (2.56%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.56%) Grid Computing
8 2 (2.56%) iPad
8 2 (2.56%) SWIFT
8 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.56%) Physics
8 2 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) UNIX
2 2 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Android
2 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.95%) Web Development
3 12 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 11 (14.10%) TDD
4 11 (14.10%) OO
5 10 (12.82%) MVC
6 9 (11.54%) Scrum
6 9 (11.54%) Information Security
6 9 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (10.26%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (10.26%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.26%) Information Security Management
7 8 (10.26%) Security Management
7 8 (10.26%) UML
8 7 (8.97%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.97%) Line Management
9 6 (7.69%) Microservices
9 6 (7.69%) Low Latency
9 6 (7.69%) Project Management
10 5 (6.41%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.74%) C#
2 30 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 24 (30.77%) Java
4 16 (20.51%) PHP
5 15 (19.23%) SQL
6 10 (12.82%) Python
7 7 (8.97%) Scala
8 5 (6.41%) Ruby
8 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.41%) C++
9 3 (3.85%) C
9 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.28%) F#
10 1 (1.28%) R
10 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) CISSP
2 3 (3.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.97%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.85%) QA
4 2 (2.56%) ISO 8583
4 2 (2.56%) WCAG
4 2 (2.56%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
1 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) IBM
3 3 (3.85%) TIBCO
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (2.56%) OpenLink
4 2 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) hybris
5 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.28%) Cognos
5 1 (1.28%) Progress
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.28%) EMC
5 1 (1.28%) BMC
5 1 (1.28%) CA
City, London
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £90000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - top 100 UK company, lots!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Flex Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
North Plains
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
North Plains
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago