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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 240 289 310
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +21
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 65 67 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.51% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.61% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 54 65 19
Average salary £70,000 £56,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £52,500 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,500 £101,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
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
8703 10921 9676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.05% 83.69% 81.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7398 9143 8322
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,001 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 43 (43.43%) Java
2 42 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 37 (37.37%) Finance
4 35 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (33.33%) C#
6 30 (30.30%) .NET
6 30 (30.30%) CSS
7 29 (29.29%) HTML
8 27 (27.27%) ASP.NET
9 21 (21.21%) Web Services
9 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
9 21 (21.21%) Computer Science
10 19 (19.19%) Python
10 19 (19.19%) MVC
11 18 (18.18%) OO
11 18 (18.18%) TDD
12 17 (17.17%) Degree
12 17 (17.17%) Unit Testing
12 17 (17.17%) SQL
13 16 (16.16%) Spring
14 15 (15.15%) Software Engineering
14 15 (15.15%) jQuery
15 14 (14.14%) HTML5
15 14 (14.14%) Ajax
15 14 (14.14%) C++
16 13 (13.13%) Scrum
16 13 (13.13%) .NET Framework
16 13 (13.13%) Git (software)
16 13 (13.13%) WCF
17 12 (12.12%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 12 (12.12%) IIS
2 7 (7.07%) WordPress
2 7 (7.07%) CMS
3 5 (5.05%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.05%) JBoss
3 5 (5.05%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.04%) Node.js
5 3 (3.03%) Jetty
6 2 (2.02%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.02%) Drupal
6 2 (2.02%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.02%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
2 1 (1.01%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Endur
1 1 (1.01%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (5.05%) Firewall
2 2 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.12%) MySQL
2 12 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.04%) Big Data
6 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.02%) DB2
7 2 (2.02%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.02%) Redis
7 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.11%) JUnit
3 7 (7.07%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.05%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.05%) JIRA
5 5 (5.05%) TestNG
6 4 (4.04%) Ant
6 4 (4.04%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.04%) Maven
6 4 (4.04%) Subversion
6 4 (4.04%) CocoaPods
6 4 (4.04%) Gerrit
7 3 (3.03%) Android Studio
8 2 (2.02%) Mocha
8 2 (2.02%) RSpec
8 2 (2.02%) Grunt
8 2 (2.02%) Yeoman
8 2 (2.02%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 37 (37.37%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Advertising
3 8 (8.08%) Front Office
4 7 (7.07%) Banking
4 7 (7.07%) Legal
5 5 (5.05%) Billing
5 5 (5.05%) Marketing
5 5 (5.05%) Publishing
6 2 (2.02%) German Language
7 1 (1.01%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Games
7 1 (1.01%) Electronics
7 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (58.59%) Developer
2 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 10 (10.10%) Web Developer
3 10 (10.10%) C# Developer
4 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 8 (8.08%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (7.07%) iOS Developer
6 7 (7.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (7.07%) PHP Developer
6 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Consultant
7 6 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (6.06%) Architect
8 5 (5.05%) Django Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Python/Django Developer
8 5 (5.05%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.30%) .NET
1 30 (30.30%) CSS
2 29 (29.29%) HTML
3 27 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 21 (21.21%) Web Services
5 16 (16.16%) Spring
6 15 (15.15%) jQuery
7 14 (14.14%) HTML5
7 14 (14.14%) Ajax
8 13 (13.13%) .NET Framework
8 13 (13.13%) WCF
9 9 (9.09%) WinForms
10 8 (8.08%) JMS
10 8 (8.08%) SOAP
10 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (8.08%) REST
11 7 (7.07%) React
11 7 (7.07%) J2EE
12 6 (6.06%) XML
12 6 (6.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.12%) Data Structures
3 10 (10.10%) Algorithms
4 9 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 8 (8.08%) User Experience
6 7 (7.07%) Derivative
6 7 (7.07%) Mathematics
6 7 (7.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (7.07%) Equities
6 7 (7.07%) Fixed Income
7 5 (5.05%) Data Centre
7 5 (5.05%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (5.05%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.03%) Animation
8 3 (3.03%) Cryptography
8 3 (3.03%) iPad
8 3 (3.03%) iPhone
9 2 (2.02%) Grid Computing
9 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Linux
2 8 (8.08%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Android
2 8 (8.08%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.04%) UNIX
4 2 (2.02%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.19%) MVC
3 18 (18.18%) OO
3 18 (18.18%) TDD
4 17 (17.17%) Unit Testing
5 15 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 13 (13.13%) Scrum
7 12 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.12%) SDLC
8 10 (10.10%) UML
8 10 (10.10%) SOA
8 10 (10.10%) Business Analysis
9 9 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 9 (9.09%) Information Security
10 8 (8.08%) Project Management
10 8 (8.08%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (8.08%) Low Latency
11 7 (7.07%) iOS Development
11 7 (7.07%) Line Management
11 7 (7.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (43.43%) Java
2 42 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 33 (33.33%) C#
4 19 (19.19%) Python
5 17 (17.17%) SQL
6 14 (14.14%) C++
7 12 (12.12%) PHP
8 8 (8.08%) Scala
9 7 (7.07%) Ruby
10 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.04%) Objective-C
11 4 (4.04%) Apple Swift
12 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
13 2 (2.02%) C
14 1 (1.01%) R
14 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.01%) Groovy
14 1 (1.01%) F#
14 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) PhD
3 2 (2.02%) CISM
3 2 (2.02%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (7.07%) PCI DSS
1 7 (7.07%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Puppet
2 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.02%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) IBM
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.05%) ServiceNow
3 5 (5.05%) VMware
3 5 (5.05%) Cognos
3 5 (5.05%) BMC
3 5 (5.05%) CA
3 5 (5.05%) EMC
3 5 (5.05%) Cisco
4 4 (4.04%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.03%) Apple
6 1 (1.01%) hybris
6 1 (1.01%) Progress
6 1 (1.01%) OpenLink
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Posted: Yesterday
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