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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 295 300 287
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 36 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.22% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 38
Average salary £52,500 £63,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -18.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £93,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,413 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +3.26%
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
9686 9797 10309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.29% 80.87% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8022 8634 9418
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 20 August 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 49 (48.04%) Finance
2 45 (44.12%) Scrum
3 40 (39.22%) Oracle
4 36 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 34 (33.33%) SQL
6 31 (30.39%) MS Excel
7 29 (28.43%) .NET
8 25 (24.51%) XML
9 24 (23.53%) Project Management
10 23 (22.55%) CRM
10 23 (22.55%) Software Engineering
11 22 (21.57%) Banking
11 22 (21.57%) OO
11 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
12 21 (20.59%) JavaScript
13 20 (19.61%) jQuery
14 19 (18.63%) TDD
14 19 (18.63%) HTML
14 19 (18.63%) UNIX
15 18 (17.65%) ETL
15 18 (17.65%) Java
15 18 (17.65%) T-SQL
15 18 (17.65%) Data Architecture
16 17 (16.67%) C#
16 17 (16.67%) MS Office
17 16 (15.69%) CSS
17 16 (15.69%) OOP
17 16 (15.69%) QA
17 16 (15.69%) Data Management
18 15 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (12.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.98%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.98%) Confluence
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.98%) Node.js
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (30.39%) MS Excel
2 17 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Firewall
2 6 (5.88%) NAS
2 6 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (1.96%) 3G
3 2 (1.96%) 3GPP
3 2 (1.96%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.96%) LTE
4 1 (0.98%) VoIP
4 1 (0.98%) IPv4
4 1 (0.98%) IPv6
4 1 (0.98%) LDAP
4 1 (0.98%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.71%) OLAP
2 15 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 13 (12.75%) RDBMS
4 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 12 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
4 12 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (9.80%) MySQL
6 9 (8.82%) MS Access
7 8 (7.84%) Oracle Database
8 6 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.96%) DTS
11 2 (1.96%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.84%) Maven
4 6 (5.88%) FlexUnit
5 5 (4.90%) Subversion
5 5 (4.90%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.92%) Bugzilla
6 4 (3.92%) Ant
6 4 (3.92%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.92%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.92%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.92%) Hudson
6 4 (3.92%) Redmine
6 4 (3.92%) Grunt
6 4 (3.92%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.96%) JIRA
9 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.98%) Xcode
9 1 (0.98%) CruiseControl
General
1 49 (48.04%) Finance
2 22 (21.57%) Banking
3 12 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.84%) Marketing
4 8 (7.84%) Legal
5 6 (5.88%) Retail
6 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.92%) Front Office
7 4 (3.92%) Law
8 3 (2.94%) Advertising
9 1 (0.98%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.98%) Electronics
9 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (38.24%) Developer
2 18 (17.65%) Architect
3 10 (9.80%) ETL Developer
3 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (7.84%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.86%) PHP Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (5.88%) Head of Architecture
8 5 (4.90%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.90%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Development Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Applications Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.43%) .NET
2 25 (24.51%) XML
3 20 (19.61%) jQuery
4 19 (18.63%) HTML
5 16 (15.69%) CSS
6 13 (12.75%) Web Services
7 11 (10.78%) REST
8 10 (9.80%) HTML5
8 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET
8 10 (9.80%) Middleware
8 10 (9.80%) Ajax
9 9 (8.82%) LAMP
9 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (7.84%) XSLT
10 8 (7.84%) J2EE
10 8 (7.84%) JSP
10 8 (7.84%) Servlets
11 7 (6.86%) SOAP
12 6 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.80%) Reference Data
3 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (4.90%) Equities
4 5 (4.90%) Contract for Difference
4 5 (4.90%) Spread Betting
5 4 (3.92%) Open Source
5 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.94%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.96%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.96%) Physics
7 2 (1.96%) Handset
7 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.98%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.98%) DTV
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.63%) UNIX
2 13 (12.75%) Linux
3 6 (5.88%) Solaris
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (4.90%) Android
5 3 (2.94%) Windows
6 2 (1.96%) Debian
6 2 (1.96%) CentOS
7 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.12%) Scrum
2 24 (23.53%) Project Management
3 23 (22.55%) CRM
3 23 (22.55%) Software Engineering
4 22 (21.57%) OO
5 19 (18.63%) TDD
6 18 (17.65%) ETL
6 18 (17.65%) Data Architecture
7 16 (15.69%) OOP
7 16 (15.69%) Data Management
8 15 (14.71%) MVC
8 15 (14.71%) Data Modelling
9 14 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (12.75%) Service Delivery
11 12 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (11.76%) System Testing
12 11 (10.78%) Waterfall
12 11 (10.78%) PRINCE2
12 11 (10.78%) TOGAF
13 10 (9.80%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.33%) SQL
2 21 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.65%) T-SQL
3 18 (17.65%) Java
4 17 (16.67%) C#
5 13 (12.75%) PHP
6 11 (10.78%) VB
7 9 (8.82%) PHP5
8 6 (5.88%) ActionScript 3.0
8 6 (5.88%) ActionScript
9 4 (3.92%) Ruby
9 4 (3.92%) XPath
9 4 (3.92%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.92%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.94%) Python
11 2 (1.96%) VBA
11 2 (1.96%) C++
12 1 (0.98%) C
12 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) PMP
2 3 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.69%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 6 (5.88%) VMware ESX
1 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (39.22%) Oracle
2 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.76%) Business Objects
4 10 (9.80%) SAP
5 9 (8.82%) Zend
6 8 (7.84%) Apple
7 7 (6.86%) IBM
8 6 (5.88%) VMware
9 4 (3.92%) hybris
9 4 (3.92%) JBoss
10 3 (2.94%) TIBCO
10 3 (2.94%) ATG
10 3 (2.94%) Demandware
11 2 (1.96%) Sybase
12 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.98%) Facebook
12 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago