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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 231 254 301
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +47
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 23 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.58% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.66% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 32
Median salary £63,750 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £84,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.04%
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
5513 8456 10018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.15% 87.37% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5034 7237 8310
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 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 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 20 (47.62%) Java
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) OO
3 17 (40.48%) SQL
4 16 (38.10%) Finance
5 14 (33.33%) TDD
5 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (33.33%) CSS
5 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (30.95%) Degree
6 13 (30.95%) HTML
7 11 (26.19%) Python
7 11 (26.19%) SOA
7 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
8 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
8 10 (23.81%) Front End Development
9 9 (21.43%) Open Source
9 9 (21.43%) Project Management
10 8 (19.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 7 (16.67%) Unix
11 7 (16.67%) Linux
11 7 (16.67%) .NET
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle
11 7 (16.67%) Web Services
11 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 7 (16.67%) Node.js
12 6 (14.29%) REST
12 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
12 6 (14.29%) Web Development

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.76%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.76%) GemFire
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
1 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Summit
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (11.90%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (11.90%) QlikView
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) Redis
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) DTS
5 1 (2.38%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.90%) Maven
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.76%) SonarQube
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) JMeter
4 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Publishing
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) OAT Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Test Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) CSS
2 13 (30.95%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) .NET
3 7 (16.67%) Node.js
3 7 (16.67%) Web Services
4 6 (14.29%) REST
4 6 (14.29%) SOAP
4 6 (14.29%) XML
5 5 (11.90%) Express
5 5 (11.90%) Handlebars
5 5 (11.90%) jQuery
5 5 (11.90%) React
5 5 (11.90%) Sass
5 5 (11.90%) Spring
6 4 (9.52%) CSS3
6 4 (9.52%) Django
6 4 (9.52%) HTML5
6 4 (9.52%) XBRL
7 3 (7.14%) Ajax
7 3 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) RIA
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.38%) Fintech
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
1 7 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Android
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) OO
3 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (33.33%) TDD
4 11 (26.19%) SOA
4 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
5 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 10 (23.81%) Front End Development
6 9 (21.43%) Open Source
6 9 (21.43%) Project Management
7 8 (19.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 6 (14.29%) BDD
8 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.29%) MVC
8 6 (14.29%) OOP
8 6 (14.29%) Web Development
9 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
9 5 (11.90%) Business Development
9 5 (11.90%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) Python
5 6 (14.29%) C#
6 5 (11.90%) ES6
6 5 (11.90%) R
7 4 (9.52%) Ruby
7 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
8 3 (7.14%) C++
8 3 (7.14%) Scala
9 2 (4.76%) Apple Swift
9 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.76%) Go
9 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.76%) PHP
10 1 (2.38%) C
10 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) ISEB
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) Alteryx
3 5 (11.90%) Tableau
4 4 (9.52%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) SAP
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe
5 2 (4.76%) ATG
5 2 (4.76%) Coverity
5 2 (4.76%) Demandware
5 2 (4.76%) Facebook
5 2 (4.76%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) hybris
5 2 (4.76%) Twitter
5 2 (4.76%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.38%) Dell
6 1 (2.38%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (2.38%) IronPort
6 1 (2.38%) Splunk
6 1 (2.38%) VMware
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Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Competitive Salary
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago