The first table below looks at the demand for Technical 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 Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 192 168 170
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 147 162 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.16% 1.38% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.73% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 111 158 167
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10299 9379 10943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.36% 79.75% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8594 8195 9932
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Technical Architecture
London

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the City of London region.

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in the City of London

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in the City of London

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture.

1 123 (40.59%) Finance
2 111 (36.63%) Java
3 104 (34.32%) Oracle
4 89 (29.37%) Banking
5 80 (26.40%) SQL Server
6 69 (22.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 66 (21.78%) .NET
8 59 (19.47%) Telecoms
9 54 (17.82%) TIBCO
9 54 (17.82%) Software Engineering
9 54 (17.82%) Enterprise Software
10 51 (16.83%) C#
11 49 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (15.84%) ITIL
12 48 (15.84%) SOA
13 47 (15.51%) Investment Banking
14 45 (14.85%) TDD
15 44 (14.52%) EAI
15 44 (14.52%) C++
16 42 (13.86%) COBIT
17 40 (13.20%) Waterfall
18 39 (12.87%) SQL
18 39 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
19 38 (12.54%) Microsoft
19 38 (12.54%) Scrum
20 36 (11.88%) MVC
20 36 (11.88%) C
20 36 (11.88%) Data Architecture
21 35 (11.55%) .NET Framework
21 35 (11.55%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (8.58%) MQSeries
2 20 (6.60%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.63%) Apache
4 10 (3.30%) NetWeaver
5 6 (1.98%) GlassFish
5 6 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.98%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.99%) SAS
7 3 (0.99%) Lync
7 3 (0.99%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.66%) nginx
8 2 (0.66%) Confluence
8 2 (0.66%) WorkSite
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.33%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.33%) CMS
9 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 19 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) SPSS
3 2 (0.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (7.59%) Oracle BRM
2 3 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.66%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.66%) Eagle STAR
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.99%) IaaS
3 3 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.66%) SaaS
4 2 (0.66%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.28%) Internet
2 12 (3.96%) SMTP
3 5 (1.65%) WAN
3 5 (1.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.66%) Network Security
4 2 (0.66%) SAN
4 2 (0.66%) MPLS
4 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.66%) DNS
5 1 (0.33%) VoIP
5 1 (0.33%) FTP
5 1 (0.33%) HTTP
5 1 (0.33%) SSL
5 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.33%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.28%) MySQL
5 15 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.96%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.30%) Triplestore
9 9 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.97%) Big Data
10 8 (2.64%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.31%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.31%) IBM InfoSphere
11 7 (2.31%) MarkLogic
12 6 (1.98%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.98%) BODI
13 5 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.32%) MongoDB
14 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (5.94%) TeamCity
3 16 (5.28%) MSBuild
3 16 (5.28%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.63%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.97%) Selenium
6 4 (1.32%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.32%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.32%) JsTestDriver
7 3 (0.99%) JIRA
7 3 (0.99%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.66%) Maven
8 2 (0.66%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.66%) Toad
8 2 (0.66%) Ant
9 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.33%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 123 (40.59%) Finance
2 89 (29.37%) Banking
3 59 (19.47%) Telecoms
4 47 (15.51%) Investment Banking
5 34 (11.22%) Retail
6 27 (8.91%) Billing
7 19 (6.27%) Front Office
8 15 (4.95%) Wholesale Banking
9 12 (3.96%) Marketing
10 8 (2.64%) Advertising
11 7 (2.31%) Publishing
12 5 (1.65%) Back Office
13 4 (1.32%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.66%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.33%) Legal
16 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 140 (46.20%) Architect
2 91 (30.03%) Developer
3 61 (20.13%) Solutions Architect
4 60 (19.80%) Senior Developer
5 32 (10.56%) Java Developer
6 31 (10.23%) Technical Architect
7 26 (8.58%) Senior Java Developer
8 22 (7.26%) Enterprise Architect
9 21 (6.93%) .NET Developer
10 20 (6.60%) BSS Architect
11 18 (5.94%) Lead Developer
12 16 (5.28%) Infrastructure Architect
13 13 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (4.29%) Mobile Developer
14 12 (3.96%) Team Leader
14 12 (3.96%) Consultant
15 10 (3.30%) Java Architect
16 9 (2.97%) Analyst
16 9 (2.97%) ScrumMaster
16 9 (2.97%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (21.78%) .NET
2 35 (11.55%) .NET Framework
2 35 (11.55%) Web Services
2 35 (11.55%) J2EE
2 35 (11.55%) Middleware
3 31 (10.23%) SOAP
4 25 (8.25%) WCF
4 25 (8.25%) REST
5 24 (7.92%) HTML
6 21 (6.93%) ASP.NET
6 21 (6.93%) jQuery
7 18 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (5.94%) RESTful
8 17 (5.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 17 (5.61%) NHibernate
8 17 (5.61%) Spring
9 13 (4.29%) XSLT
9 13 (4.29%) HTML5
10 12 (3.96%) Java EE
10 12 (3.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (17.82%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (8.58%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.93%) Open Source
4 8 (2.64%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.64%) GIS
5 7 (2.31%) Derivative
5 7 (2.31%) Market Risk
5 7 (2.31%) Hedge funds
5 7 (2.31%) Semantic Web
6 6 (1.98%) iPhone
6 6 (1.98%) Frameworx
6 6 (1.98%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.98%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.32%) Video on Demand
7 4 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.99%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.58%) Linux
2 21 (6.93%) Windows
3 20 (6.60%) Android
4 15 (4.95%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.29%) UNIX
6 11 (3.63%) Solaris
7 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.32%) AIX
8 3 (0.99%) HPUX
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.66%) CentOS
9 2 (0.66%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (22.77%) Enterprise Architecture
2 54 (17.82%) Software Engineering
3 49 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (15.84%) ITIL
4 48 (15.84%) SOA
5 45 (14.85%) TDD
6 44 (14.52%) EAI
7 40 (13.20%) Waterfall
8 39 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (12.54%) Scrum
10 36 (11.88%) MVC
10 36 (11.88%) Data Architecture
11 33 (10.89%) Project Management
12 32 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (9.90%) CRM
13 30 (9.90%) TOGAF
14 27 (8.91%) Risk Management
15 26 (8.58%) Data Modelling
16 24 (7.92%) Use Case
16 24 (7.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 111 (36.63%) Java
2 51 (16.83%) C#
3 44 (14.52%) C++
4 39 (12.87%) SQL
5 36 (11.88%) C
6 18 (5.94%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.29%) Objective-C
8 10 (3.30%) PHP
9 7 (2.31%) Perl
9 7 (2.31%) XQuery
10 6 (1.98%) Ruby
10 6 (1.98%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.98%) VBA
11 5 (1.65%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.32%) R
12 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.32%) Python
13 2 (0.66%) VB
13 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (6.93%) Degree
2 5 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.99%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.66%) CCIE
4 2 (0.66%) CCNP
4 2 (0.66%) CCIP
4 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.33%) MCSA
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.33%) OCP
5 1 (0.33%) OCA
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.33%) PMP
5 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.86%) COBIT
2 17 (5.61%) QA
3 5 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.32%) Basel II
5 3 (0.99%) SLA
6 2 (0.66%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (2.31%) Squid
2 6 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.65%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.99%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.99%) Xen
4 3 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.99%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.66%) XenApp
5 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.66%) vSphere
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (5.61%) Puppet
3 14 (4.62%) Nagios
4 7 (2.31%) OpenSSO
5 3 (0.99%) Control-M
5 3 (0.99%) SCCM
5 3 (0.99%) SCOM
6 1 (0.33%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 104 (34.32%) Oracle
2 54 (17.82%) TIBCO
3 38 (12.54%) Microsoft
4 24 (7.92%) Siebel
4 24 (7.92%) webMethods
5 23 (7.59%) Convergys
5 23 (7.59%) Amdocs
6 21 (6.93%) IBM
7 15 (4.95%) Adobe
7 15 (4.95%) SAP
8 13 (4.29%) Apple
9 12 (3.96%) Google
10 11 (3.63%) Business Objects
10 11 (3.63%) Cognos
10 11 (3.63%) Informatica
11 8 (2.64%) VMware
12 6 (1.98%) Isilon
12 6 (1.98%) Sun
13 5 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (1.65%) Citrix
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