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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank 749 661 691
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 131 186 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 118 129 157
Average salary £67,250 £63,750 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.49% -12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £39,503
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £78,000 £89,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
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
99334 94125 105556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81237 79015 90798
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 -25 44 £86,250 +23.21% 3
North West +11 33 £57,500 -17.85% 4
South East -18 20 £60,000 -7.69% 2
West Midlands +1 9 £70,000 +19.14%
Yorkshire -58 9 £57,500 +27.77% 1
East Midlands -10 4 £67,500 -6.89%
Applications Architect
UK

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 141 (42.47%) Java
2 126 (37.95%) Oracle
3 115 (34.64%) Finance
4 103 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (26.81%) .NET
6 78 (23.49%) J2EE
7 69 (20.78%) TOGAF
7 69 (20.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 62 (18.67%) Degree
9 56 (16.87%) SQL
9 56 (16.87%) SOA
9 56 (16.87%) Microsoft
10 55 (16.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (15.06%) Project Management
12 49 (14.76%) SAP
13 47 (14.16%) SQL Server
14 46 (13.86%) UML
14 46 (13.86%) Banking
15 39 (11.75%) Waterfall
16 38 (11.45%) Enterprise Software
17 35 (10.54%) ERP
18 33 (9.94%) HTML
18 33 (9.94%) Mainframe
18 33 (9.94%) Spring
19 32 (9.64%) Scrum
20 31 (9.34%) TDD
21 30 (9.04%) ASP.NET
22 29 (8.73%) Hibernate
23 28 (8.43%) C#
23 28 (8.43%) XML

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 25 (7.53%) CICS
2 23 (6.93%) WebSphere
3 21 (6.33%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.92%) Apache
5 9 (2.71%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.11%) FileNet
7 6 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.81%) Oracle UPK
7 6 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.51%) IIS
8 5 (1.51%) ArcGIS
8 5 (1.51%) Mule
9 4 (1.20%) Smallworld
9 4 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.90%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.51%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (1.51%) InfoPath
2 5 (1.51%) MS Project
3 3 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (6.02%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (4.52%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (4.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (4.22%) Oracle iProcurement
3 14 (4.22%) Oracle Payables
3 14 (4.22%) Oracle Receivables
3 14 (4.22%) Oracle Assets
3 14 (4.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (4.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 11 (3.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 11 (3.31%) Oracle AGIS
4 11 (3.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 11 (3.31%) Maximo
5 9 (2.71%) Magento
6 8 (2.41%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.60%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.30%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.13%) SaaS
2 4 (1.20%) PaaS
2 4 (1.20%) IaaS
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.01%) Internet
2 6 (1.81%) Firewall
3 2 (0.60%) SSL
3 2 (0.60%) Network Security
4 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.53%) DB2
3 23 (6.93%) Oracle Database
4 19 (5.72%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.82%) MySQL
6 15 (4.52%) RDBMS
7 13 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.92%) Oracle ODI
8 12 (3.61%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (3.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 10 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.20%) Big Data
14 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (5.72%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (3.01%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.51%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.90%) MSI
5 2 (0.60%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.60%) Subversion
6 1 (0.30%) Selenium
6 1 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 115 (34.64%) Finance
2 46 (13.86%) Banking
3 15 (4.52%) Law
4 14 (4.22%) Back Office
4 14 (4.22%) General Ledger
5 13 (3.92%) Retail
5 13 (3.92%) Legal
6 12 (3.61%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.81%) Military
7 6 (1.81%) Marketing
8 5 (1.51%) Advertising
9 4 (1.20%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.90%) Electronics
10 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.30%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (26.81%) .NET
2 78 (23.49%) J2EE
3 33 (9.94%) HTML
3 33 (9.94%) Spring
4 30 (9.04%) ASP.NET
5 29 (8.73%) Hibernate
6 28 (8.43%) XML
7 25 (7.53%) CSS
8 21 (6.33%) .NET Framework
9 20 (6.02%) HTML5
10 18 (5.42%) WCF
11 17 (5.12%) Middleware
12 16 (4.82%) Web Services
13 13 (3.92%) ActiveMQ
14 11 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (2.71%) JSF
15 9 (2.71%) SOAP
16 8 (2.41%) LAMP
16 8 (2.41%) jQuery
17 7 (2.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.45%) Enterprise Software
2 33 (9.94%) Mainframe
3 28 (8.43%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.41%) Open Source
5 7 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (1.51%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.51%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.20%) Chip and PIN
7 4 (1.20%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.20%) GIS
7 4 (1.20%) Replication
7 4 (1.20%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.90%) Blog
8 3 (0.90%) User Experience
9 2 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.60%) Life Science
9 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.63%) Windows
2 11 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (1.81%) Linux
3 6 (1.81%) UNIX
4 5 (1.51%) Windows 8
4 5 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.30%) Android
5 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (20.78%) TOGAF
2 69 (20.78%) Enterprise Architecture
3 56 (16.87%) SOA
4 55 (16.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (15.06%) Project Management
6 46 (13.86%) UML
7 39 (11.75%) Waterfall
8 35 (10.54%) ERP
9 32 (9.64%) Scrum
10 31 (9.34%) TDD
11 27 (8.13%) E-Commerce
12 26 (7.83%) OO
13 25 (7.53%) Software Engineering
13 25 (7.53%) Technical Architecture
13 25 (7.53%) Risk Analysis
14 23 (6.93%) Migration
15 22 (6.63%) Mentoring
16 19 (5.72%) Asset Management
16 19 (5.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 141 (42.47%) Java
2 56 (16.87%) SQL
3 28 (8.43%) C#
4 25 (7.53%) COBOL
5 18 (5.42%) JavaScript
6 16 (4.82%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.01%) Python
8 9 (2.71%) T-SQL
8 9 (2.71%) PHP
9 5 (1.51%) C
10 3 (0.90%) VBA
11 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (18.67%) Degree
2 16 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.61%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.51%) HND
4 5 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.60%) MCSE
5 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.30%) OCP
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PMP
6 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.30%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.30%) CCNA
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.30%) MCSD
6 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.92%) COBIT
2 6 (1.81%) QA
3 5 (1.51%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.20%) SLA
5 3 (0.90%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (1.81%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.81%) SCCM
2 3 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.30%) SCOM
3 1 (0.30%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 126 (37.95%) Oracle
2 56 (16.87%) Microsoft
3 49 (14.76%) SAP
4 27 (8.13%) IBM
5 10 (3.01%) ATG
6 9 (2.71%) hybris
6 9 (2.71%) Syclo
7 8 (2.41%) Demandware
8 7 (2.11%) VMware
9 6 (1.81%) Unisys
9 6 (1.81%) Cisco
10 5 (1.51%) NetApp
10 5 (1.51%) JD Edwards
10 5 (1.51%) ESRI
11 3 (0.90%) Fujitsu
11 3 (0.90%) LANDesk
11 3 (0.90%) Altiris
11 3 (0.90%) Citrix
11 3 (0.90%) Informatica
12 2 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
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