The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Architecture over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Architecture
Rank 603 622 575
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -47
Permanent jobs citing Computer Architecture 4 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.037% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.012% 0.044% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 31
Average salary £60,000 £41,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -4.65%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
Computer Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34516 36023 35003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.61% 83.79% 82.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28798 29235 29357
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Computer Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in London

Computer Architecture
Salary Trend in London

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

Computer Architecture Salary Trend in London

Computer Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Computer 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 Computer Architecture.

1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 11 (64.71%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Ruby
3 10 (58.82%) SilkTest
3 10 (58.82%) Software Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Black-Box Testing
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) Python
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) User Experience
4 9 (52.94%) BDD
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) F#
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) CCNP
6 4 (23.53%) CCDP
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (23.53%) Fibre Channel

Computer Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Computer 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 Computer Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) SilkTest
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) LLVM
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Tester
2 11 (64.71%) Test Engineer
3 10 (58.82%) Technical Tester
4 9 (52.94%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Architect
5 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (17.65%) Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Compiler Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
7 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.88%) VHDL
3 1 (5.88%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Software Testing
2 10 (58.82%) Black-Box Testing
3 9 (52.94%) BDD
3 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C++
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Ruby
2 10 (58.82%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) F#
4 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
2 4 (23.53%) CCDP
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) VMware