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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 288 280 298
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 26 51 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.51% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 32
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £89,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.35%
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
8956 9957 9834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.60% 81.99% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7651 8588 8961
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 41 (51.90%) Finance
2 40 (50.63%) SQL Server
3 38 (48.10%) SQL
4 35 (44.30%) Scrum
5 34 (43.04%) MS Excel
6 31 (39.24%) Oracle
7 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (36.71%) XML
9 28 (35.44%) .NET
10 22 (27.85%) T-SQL
10 22 (27.85%) ETL
10 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
10 22 (27.85%) Banking
11 21 (26.58%) MS Office
12 20 (25.32%) HTML
12 20 (25.32%) CRM
12 20 (25.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (24.05%) Data Architecture
13 19 (24.05%) Data Modelling
13 19 (24.05%) OLAP
14 18 (22.78%) CSS
14 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
14 18 (22.78%) Project Management
14 18 (22.78%) jQuery
15 17 (21.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (21.52%) System Testing
15 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 17 (21.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (21.52%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 17 (21.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.06%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.06%) JBoss
3 3 (3.80%) Node.js
3 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.27%) Confluence
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (43.04%) MS Excel
2 21 (26.58%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (2.53%) NAS
2 2 (2.53%) NFC
2 2 (2.53%) LTE
2 2 (2.53%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) SAN
2 2 (2.53%) 3G
2 2 (2.53%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.27%) VoIP
3 1 (1.27%) PBX
3 1 (1.27%) LDAP
3 1 (1.27%) IPv4
3 1 (1.27%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (50.63%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (24.05%) OLAP
4 17 (21.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 17 (21.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (21.52%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (20.25%) Oracle OLAP
6 11 (13.92%) MySQL
7 10 (12.66%) MS Access
7 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
8 8 (10.13%) RDBMS
9 4 (5.06%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.53%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (1.27%) DTS
12 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.86%) Subversion
4 6 (7.59%) Maven
5 5 (6.33%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.33%) Grunt
6 4 (5.06%) Redmine
6 4 (5.06%) Hudson
6 4 (5.06%) Mercurial
6 4 (5.06%) Bugzilla
7 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.80%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.80%) JIRA
7 3 (3.80%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.53%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (2.53%) Ant
9 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.27%) FlexUnit
9 1 (1.27%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 41 (51.90%) Finance
2 22 (27.85%) Banking
3 16 (20.25%) Investment Banking
4 8 (10.13%) Legal
5 6 (7.59%) Retail
5 6 (7.59%) Marketing
6 4 (5.06%) Law
6 4 (5.06%) Front Office
7 3 (3.80%) Advertising
7 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) ETL Developer
2 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Architect
4 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Development Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.33%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Head of Architecture
7 4 (5.06%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.06%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Applications Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) XML
2 28 (35.44%) .NET
3 20 (25.32%) HTML
4 18 (22.78%) CSS
4 18 (22.78%) jQuery
5 12 (15.19%) HTML5
5 12 (15.19%) Web Services
5 12 (15.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (12.66%) LAMP
7 9 (11.39%) Ajax
8 8 (10.13%) XSLT
9 7 (8.86%) REST
10 6 (7.59%) Spring
10 6 (7.59%) JSON
10 6 (7.59%) J2EE
10 6 (7.59%) DOM
10 6 (7.59%) JSP
10 6 (7.59%) Servlets
10 6 (7.59%) SOAP
11 5 (6.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Reference Data
2 14 (17.72%) Computer Science
3 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.06%) Open Source
6 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.53%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.53%) Physics
6 2 (2.53%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.53%) Handset
7 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.27%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.27%) Equities
7 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.27%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (1.27%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.27%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) UNIX
2 9 (11.39%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (2.53%) CentOS
3 2 (2.53%) Debian
3 2 (2.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.53%) Solaris
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Scrum
2 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.85%) ETL
4 20 (25.32%) CRM
5 19 (24.05%) Data Architecture
5 19 (24.05%) Data Modelling
6 18 (22.78%) Project Management
7 17 (21.52%) System Testing
7 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (20.25%) Data Management
9 15 (18.99%) OpenUP
9 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
10 14 (17.72%) OO
11 13 (16.46%) OOP
12 12 (15.19%) Waterfall
12 12 (15.19%) Line Management
12 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
13 10 (12.66%) MVC
13 10 (12.66%) Time Management
13 10 (12.66%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.10%) SQL
2 22 (27.85%) T-SQL
3 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.46%) PHP
5 12 (15.19%) Java
5 12 (15.19%) VB
6 11 (13.92%) C#
7 10 (12.66%) PHP5
8 4 (5.06%) XPath
8 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.80%) Python
9 3 (3.80%) Ruby
10 2 (2.53%) VBA
11 1 (1.27%) C
11 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.27%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.27%) C++
11 1 (1.27%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) PMP
2 3 (3.80%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) ISO 8583
3 2 (2.53%) WCAG
3 2 (2.53%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (39.24%) Oracle
2 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
3 16 (20.25%) Business Objects
4 10 (12.66%) Zend
5 6 (7.59%) SAP
6 3 (3.80%) IBM
6 3 (3.80%) Apple
6 3 (3.80%) ATG
6 3 (3.80%) hybris
6 3 (3.80%) Demandware
7 2 (2.53%) VMware
7 2 (2.53%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.27%) Sybase
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.27%) webMethods
8 1 (1.27%) Software AG
8 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.27%) Facebook
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago