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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 281 285 300
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 35 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.47% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 40
Average salary £55,000 £61,250 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.20% -20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,250 £59,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +8.69%
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
9322 9712 10370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.84% 82.01% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7777 8476 9465
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,922
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 (49.49%) Finance
1 49 (49.49%) Scrum
2 40 (40.40%) SQL Server
3 39 (39.39%) Oracle
4 37 (37.37%) SQL
5 35 (35.35%) MS Excel
6 34 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (32.32%) .NET
8 28 (28.28%) XML
9 26 (26.26%) CRM
10 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
10 24 (24.24%) Banking
11 23 (23.23%) Software Engineering
11 23 (23.23%) Project Management
12 22 (22.22%) ETL
13 21 (21.21%) JavaScript
13 21 (21.21%) T-SQL
14 20 (20.20%) HTML
14 20 (20.20%) MS Office
14 20 (20.20%) OO
14 20 (20.20%) jQuery
14 20 (20.20%) Data Architecture
15 19 (19.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 19 (19.19%) Data Modelling
16 18 (18.18%) UNIX
16 18 (18.18%) OLAP
16 18 (18.18%) Data Management
17 17 (17.17%) QA
17 17 (17.17%) CSS
17 17 (17.17%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 16 (16.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.01%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.01%) Confluence
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.01%) Node.js
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (35.35%) MS Excel
2 20 (20.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Firewall
2 4 (4.04%) NAS
2 4 (4.04%) SAN
3 2 (2.02%) 3G
3 2 (2.02%) 3GPP
3 2 (2.02%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.02%) LTE
4 1 (1.01%) NFC
4 1 (1.01%) VoIP
4 1 (1.01%) IPv4
4 1 (1.01%) IPv6
4 1 (1.01%) LDAP
4 1 (1.01%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (40.40%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (18.18%) OLAP
4 16 (16.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 16 (16.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (16.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (16.16%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (15.15%) Oracle OLAP
6 13 (13.13%) Relational Database
7 11 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 11 (11.11%) MySQL
8 10 (10.10%) MS Access
9 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
10 4 (4.04%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (4.04%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.01%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.10%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.07%) Maven
4 5 (5.05%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.05%) Subversion
5 4 (4.04%) Jasmine
5 4 (4.04%) Grunt
5 4 (4.04%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.04%) FlexUnit
5 4 (4.04%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.04%) Hudson
5 4 (4.04%) Redmine
5 4 (4.04%) Bugzilla
6 3 (3.03%) Ant
6 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.03%) JIRA
6 3 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.01%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (49.49%) Finance
2 24 (24.24%) Banking
3 15 (15.15%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.08%) Legal
5 7 (7.07%) Marketing
6 5 (5.05%) Retail
7 4 (4.04%) Law
7 4 (4.04%) Front Office
8 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.03%) Advertising
9 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (43.43%) Developer
2 15 (15.15%) Architect
3 14 (14.14%) ETL Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (8.08%) Development Manager
6 7 (7.07%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.05%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Head of Architecture
9 4 (4.04%) Applications Architect
9 4 (4.04%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.04%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Technical Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.32%) .NET
2 28 (28.28%) XML
3 20 (20.20%) HTML
3 20 (20.20%) jQuery
4 17 (17.17%) CSS
5 12 (12.12%) Web Services
6 11 (11.11%) HTML5
7 10 (10.10%) REST
7 10 (10.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (10.10%) Ajax
7 10 (10.10%) LAMP
8 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (8.08%) XSLT
10 7 (7.07%) Middleware
10 7 (7.07%) J2EE
10 7 (7.07%) JSP
10 7 (7.07%) Servlets
10 7 (7.07%) SOAP
11 6 (6.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Computer Science
1 14 (14.14%) Reference Data
2 12 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.04%) Open Source
4 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.03%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.03%) Equities
5 3 (3.03%) Contract for Difference
5 3 (3.03%) Spread Betting
6 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.02%) Physics
6 2 (2.02%) Handset
6 2 (2.02%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.02%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.01%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.01%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.01%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) UNIX
2 11 (11.11%) Linux
3 5 (5.05%) Android
4 4 (4.04%) Solaris
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.02%) CentOS
5 2 (2.02%) Debian
5 2 (2.02%) Windows
6 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) Scrum
2 34 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (26.26%) CRM
4 23 (23.23%) Project Management
4 23 (23.23%) Software Engineering
5 22 (22.22%) ETL
6 20 (20.20%) OO
6 20 (20.20%) Data Architecture
7 19 (19.19%) Data Modelling
8 18 (18.18%) Data Management
9 17 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (16.16%) TDD
10 16 (16.16%) System Testing
11 15 (15.15%) OOP
12 14 (14.14%) OpenUP
12 14 (14.14%) Line Management
13 13 (13.13%) Service Delivery
13 13 (13.13%) MVC
14 12 (12.12%) Mentoring
14 12 (12.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.37%) SQL
2 21 (21.21%) T-SQL
2 21 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.17%) C#
4 16 (16.16%) Java
5 14 (14.14%) PHP
6 12 (12.12%) VB
7 10 (10.10%) PHP5
8 4 (4.04%) ActionScript 3.0
8 4 (4.04%) TypeScript
8 4 (4.04%) Ruby
8 4 (4.04%) XPath
8 4 (4.04%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.04%) ActionScript
9 3 (3.03%) Python
10 2 (2.02%) VBA
10 2 (2.02%) C++
11 1 (1.01%) C
11 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) PMP
2 3 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.17%) QA
2 4 (4.04%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.04%) VMware ESX
1 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (39.39%) Oracle
2 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.15%) Business Objects
4 10 (10.10%) Zend
5 9 (9.09%) SAP
6 8 (8.08%) Apple
7 5 (5.05%) IBM
8 4 (4.04%) VMware
8 4 (4.04%) JBoss
9 3 (3.03%) TIBCO
9 3 (3.03%) ATG
9 3 (3.03%) hybris
9 3 (3.03%) Demandware
10 1 (1.01%) Facebook
10 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.01%) Sybase
City, London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive salary and benefits are offered
Posted: 13 days ago