The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 726 700 763
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +63
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 140 181 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 118 152 78
Average salary £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Applications Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95668 99324 96326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79169 81086 81446
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Architect
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the England region.

Applications Architect Salary Trend in England

Applications Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Applications Architect Salary Histogram in England

Applications Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 79 £80,000 +14.28% 2
South East -6 22 £75,000 -3.22% 2
East of England +22 15 £65,000 -3.70% 2
North West +7 9 £66,250 -14.51% 2
West Midlands -23 8 £67,500 -20.58%
Yorkshire -18 2 £50,000 -9.09%
South West -29 2 £72,500 +61.11% 2
East Midlands +5 1 £70,000 -
North East - 1 £55,000 -
Applications Architect
UK

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Applications Architect in their job title 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 with Applications Architect in their job title.

1 90 (37.82%) Java
2 74 (31.09%) Oracle
3 72 (30.25%) Finance
4 66 (27.73%) .NET
4 66 (27.73%) SOA
5 65 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (24.37%) TOGAF
6 58 (24.37%) Microsoft
7 51 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 51 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
8 49 (20.59%) Degree
8 49 (20.59%) JavaScript
9 44 (18.49%) HTML
9 44 (18.49%) SAP
10 41 (17.23%) C#
11 40 (16.81%) Enterprise Software
12 39 (16.39%) SQL
13 36 (15.13%) CSS
13 36 (15.13%) MVC
14 35 (14.71%) Windows
14 35 (14.71%) CRM
15 34 (14.29%) ASP.NET
16 33 (13.87%) Marketing
17 32 (13.45%) Software Engineering
18 30 (12.61%) TDD
19 29 (12.18%) Validation
20 28 (11.76%) OO
21 27 (11.34%) Banking
21 27 (11.34%) Integration Testing
22 26 (10.92%) Web Services

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Applications Architect in their job title 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 with Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (10.08%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 17 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (7.14%) CMS
4 12 (5.04%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.52%) IIS
6 5 (2.10%) CICS
7 4 (1.68%) JBoss
7 4 (1.68%) Apache
8 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.84%) Mule
8 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.42%) Node.js
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.42%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 17 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (2.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.68%) Maximo
5 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.42%) Exstream
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.08%) SaaS
2 13 (5.46%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.26%) PaaS
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.94%) SSL
2 5 (2.10%) Internet
3 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.84%) DNS
4 1 (0.42%) MPLS
4 1 (0.42%) LDAP
4 1 (0.42%) VoIP
4 1 (0.42%) FTP
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (8.40%) RDBMS
3 20 (8.40%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.46%) Big Data
5 12 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (3.78%) DB2
8 8 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.52%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.68%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.84%) DTS
12 2 (0.84%) MySQL
13 1 (0.42%) OLAP
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 19 (7.98%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.56%) Subversion
3 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.42%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.42%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.42%) Maven
5 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.42%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 72 (30.25%) Finance
2 33 (13.87%) Marketing
3 27 (11.34%) Banking
4 25 (10.50%) Law
5 11 (4.62%) Retail
6 10 (4.20%) Advertising
7 7 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.94%) Back Office
8 5 (2.10%) Legal
8 5 (2.10%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.26%) Publishing
11 2 (0.84%) Military
11 2 (0.84%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.84%) Electronics
12 1 (0.42%) Local Government
12 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (27.73%) .NET
2 44 (18.49%) HTML
3 36 (15.13%) CSS
4 34 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 26 (10.92%) Web Services
5 26 (10.92%) HTML5
6 25 (10.50%) Spring
7 23 (9.66%) jQuery
8 22 (9.24%) Ajax
8 22 (9.24%) SOAP
9 21 (8.82%) J2EE
9 21 (8.82%) Java EE
10 20 (8.40%) JSON
11 19 (7.98%) RESTful
12 17 (7.14%) OAuth
12 17 (7.14%) SAML
12 17 (7.14%) Play Framework
13 15 (6.30%) XML
14 14 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.81%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (10.08%) Open Source
3 22 (9.24%) Computer Science
4 19 (7.98%) Life Science
5 18 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 13 (5.46%) Biology
8 10 (4.20%) User Experience
9 7 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (2.52%) iPad
10 6 (2.52%) Mainframe
11 5 (2.10%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.10%) Wiki
11 5 (2.10%) Mobile App
11 5 (2.10%) PKI
12 3 (1.26%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.42%) NHS
13 1 (0.42%) Replication
13 1 (0.42%) Data Conversion
13 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.71%) Windows
2 9 (3.78%) Linux
2 9 (3.78%) Android
3 4 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.68%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.42%) UNIX
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (27.73%) SOA
2 65 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (24.37%) TOGAF
4 51 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 36 (15.13%) MVC
6 35 (14.71%) CRM
7 32 (13.45%) Software Engineering
8 30 (12.61%) TDD
9 29 (12.18%) Validation
10 28 (11.76%) OO
11 27 (11.34%) Integration Testing
12 26 (10.92%) Project Management
13 21 (8.82%) Mentoring
14 20 (8.40%) Analytics
14 20 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (8.40%) ITIL
15 19 (7.98%) UML
16 18 (7.56%) Scrum
17 17 (7.14%) BPEL
17 17 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 90 (37.82%) Java
2 49 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 41 (17.23%) C#
4 39 (16.39%) SQL
5 12 (5.04%) PHP
6 10 (4.20%) Ruby
7 9 (3.78%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.52%) C++
9 5 (2.10%) COBOL
10 4 (1.68%) VB
11 3 (1.26%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.26%) C
12 2 (0.84%) XPath
13 1 (0.42%) Python
13 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (20.59%) Degree
2 7 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.10%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.84%) CSSLP
4 2 (0.84%) HND
4 2 (0.84%) CCNP
4 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.84%) MCITP
5 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.82%) QA
2 6 (2.52%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (4.62%) Hyper-V
2 9 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.36%) SCCM
2 6 (2.52%) SCOM
3 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 74 (31.09%) Oracle
2 58 (24.37%) Microsoft
3 44 (18.49%) SAP
4 25 (10.50%) IBM
5 18 (7.56%) Sitecore
6 13 (5.46%) Siebel
7 11 (4.62%) HP
8 10 (4.20%) VMware
9 8 (3.36%) EMC
10 5 (2.10%) Metastorm
10 5 (2.10%) Nintex
11 4 (1.68%) Syclo
11 4 (1.68%) TOWER Software
11 4 (1.68%) Cisco
11 4 (1.68%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.26%) NetApp
13 2 (0.84%) ATG
13 2 (0.84%) hybris
13 2 (0.84%) Demandware
13 2 (0.84%) Fujitsu
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