The first table below looks at the demand for Software 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 Software Architecture over the 3 months to 25 July 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 465 432 438
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 184 173 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.48% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 153 106 176
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39930 36139 41098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.60% 81.57% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33136 29834 35590
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in London

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in London

Software Architecture
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
City of London +19 53 £56,000 -13.84% 4
Uxbridge +1 5 £30,000 -47.82%
Croydon -2 2 £70,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £85,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £40,500 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 167 (39.57%) Java
2 146 (34.60%) Finance
3 141 (33.41%) Oracle
4 137 (32.46%) .NET
5 135 (31.99%) SQL Server
6 128 (30.33%) C#
7 120 (28.44%) OO
8 118 (27.96%) SQL
9 94 (22.27%) JavaScript
9 94 (22.27%) Microsoft
10 91 (21.56%) MVC
10 91 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
11 82 (19.43%) Scrum
12 80 (18.96%) HTML
13 78 (18.48%) Degree
14 77 (18.25%) XML
15 73 (17.30%) Software Engineering
16 72 (17.06%) MS Excel
17 69 (16.35%) ASP.NET
17 69 (16.35%) CSS
17 69 (16.35%) J2EE
18 64 (15.17%) TDD
19 62 (14.69%) UNIX
19 62 (14.69%) OOP
20 61 (14.45%) Linux
20 61 (14.45%) Web Services
21 55 (13.03%) Computer Science
22 53 (12.56%) Banking
23 52 (12.32%) jQuery
24 50 (11.85%) QA

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 32 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 30 (7.11%) Apache
3 21 (4.98%) CMS
4 20 (4.74%) WebLogic
5 17 (4.03%) IIS
5 17 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (3.79%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (3.55%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (1.42%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.42%) nginx
11 6 (1.42%) PegaRULES
11 6 (1.42%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.95%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.95%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.95%) Confluence
13 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 72 (17.06%) MS Excel
2 31 (7.35%) MS Office
3 4 (0.95%) NASTRAN
4 3 (0.71%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.71%) Magento
2 3 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) Zen Cart
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.61%) SaaS
2 5 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.71%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.11%) Internet
2 28 (6.64%) SAN
3 25 (5.92%) Firewall
4 17 (4.03%) TCP/IP
5 14 (3.32%) HTTP
5 14 (3.32%) NAS
6 9 (2.13%) SNMP
6 9 (2.13%) DHCP
7 8 (1.90%) DNS
7 8 (1.90%) SSL
7 8 (1.90%) SSH
8 3 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.71%) VoIP
8 3 (0.71%) AMQP
9 2 (0.47%) VLAN
10 1 (0.24%) LTE
10 1 (0.24%) 3G
10 1 (0.24%) LDAP
10 1 (0.24%) PBX
10 1 (0.24%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (31.99%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.90%) Relational Database
3 42 (9.95%) MySQL
4 40 (9.48%) RDBMS
5 36 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (6.64%) OLAP
7 25 (5.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 25 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (5.92%) Oracle OLAP
7 25 (5.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (5.69%) Oracle Database
9 23 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (4.50%) BusinessObjects XI
10 19 (4.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 19 (4.50%) Sybase ASE
10 19 (4.50%) DTS
11 13 (3.08%) Hadoop
11 13 (3.08%) Oracle Exadata
12 11 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (7.82%) Subversion
2 31 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 28 (6.64%) Git (software)
4 27 (6.40%) Maven
5 25 (5.92%) Visual Studio
6 14 (3.32%) Hudson
7 13 (3.08%) Ant
8 10 (2.37%) FlexUnit
9 9 (2.13%) CruiseControl
10 8 (1.90%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.66%) JUnit
12 6 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.18%) Apache Ivy
14 4 (0.95%) Grunt
14 4 (0.95%) Redmine
14 4 (0.95%) Jasmine
14 4 (0.95%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.95%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.95%) Bugzilla
General
1 146 (34.60%) Finance
2 53 (12.56%) Banking
3 28 (6.64%) Marketing
4 27 (6.40%) Investment Banking
5 19 (4.50%) Legal
6 17 (4.03%) Games
7 15 (3.55%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.84%) Law
9 11 (2.61%) Retail
10 7 (1.66%) Publishing
10 7 (1.66%) Front Office
11 6 (1.42%) Online Betting
12 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.95%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.71%) Advertising
14 3 (0.71%) Back Office
15 2 (0.47%) Billing
16 1 (0.24%) French Language
16 1 (0.24%) German Language
16 1 (0.24%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 200 (47.39%) Developer
2 100 (23.70%) Architect
3 52 (12.32%) C# Developer
4 47 (11.14%) Senior Developer
5 33 (7.82%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (7.11%) Java Developer
7 28 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (5.92%) .NET Developer
8 25 (5.92%) Consultant
9 24 (5.69%) Technical Architect
9 24 (5.69%) Programmer
10 23 (5.45%) Software Developer
10 23 (5.45%) Analyst
11 22 (5.21%) SQL Developer
11 22 (5.21%) Microsoft Developer
12 18 (4.27%) PHP Developer
13 17 (4.03%) SQL Server Developer
13 17 (4.03%) Junior
13 17 (4.03%) Developer Analyst
14 16 (3.79%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (32.46%) .NET
2 80 (18.96%) HTML
3 77 (18.25%) XML
4 69 (16.35%) CSS
4 69 (16.35%) J2EE
4 69 (16.35%) ASP.NET
5 61 (14.45%) Web Services
6 52 (12.32%) jQuery
7 49 (11.61%) Spring
8 46 (10.90%) SOAP
9 44 (10.43%) REST
10 41 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (9.48%) WCF
12 30 (7.11%) Middleware
13 29 (6.87%) XSLT
14 28 (6.64%) Ajax
14 28 (6.64%) Hibernate
15 25 (5.92%) Servlets
16 23 (5.45%) XHTML
17 22 (5.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.03%) Computer Science
2 29 (6.87%) Hedge funds
3 27 (6.40%) Mathematics
4 26 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (5.45%) Open Source
6 20 (4.74%) Management Information System
7 19 (4.50%) Credit Risk
8 12 (2.84%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (2.61%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.37%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.42%) Reference Data
11 6 (1.42%) Physics
11 6 (1.42%) Social Media
12 5 (1.18%) Contract for Difference
12 5 (1.18%) Spread Betting
12 5 (1.18%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.18%) Equities
13 4 (0.95%) Cryptography
13 4 (0.95%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.71%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 62 (14.69%) UNIX
2 61 (14.45%) Linux
3 43 (10.19%) Windows
4 23 (5.45%) Solaris
5 15 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.84%) CentOS
6 12 (2.84%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (2.37%) Ubuntu
8 9 (2.13%) HPUX
9 8 (1.90%) Android
10 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.71%) Debian
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (28.44%) OO
2 91 (21.56%) MVC
2 91 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (19.43%) Scrum
4 73 (17.30%) Software Engineering
5 64 (15.17%) TDD
6 62 (14.69%) OOP
7 43 (10.19%) TOGAF
7 43 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 41 (9.72%) E-Commerce
8 41 (9.72%) SOA
8 41 (9.72%) Project Management
9 38 (9.00%) Web Development
9 38 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (8.53%) UML
11 33 (7.82%) ETL
12 28 (6.64%) Multithreading
13 27 (6.40%) Zachman Framework
13 27 (6.40%) CRM
14 26 (6.16%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 167 (39.57%) Java
2 128 (30.33%) C#
3 118 (27.96%) SQL
4 94 (22.27%) JavaScript
5 45 (10.66%) C++
5 45 (10.66%) PHP
6 40 (9.48%) Python
7 30 (7.11%) Ruby
8 25 (5.92%) Perl
9 18 (4.27%) T-SQL
9 18 (4.27%) ActionScript
10 15 (3.55%) PL/SQL
11 14 (3.32%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.84%) Scala
12 12 (2.84%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.61%) XPath
13 11 (2.61%) PHP5
13 11 (2.61%) VB
14 9 (2.13%) ActionScript 3.0
14 9 (2.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 78 (18.48%) Degree
2 12 (2.84%) PhD
3 10 (2.37%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.95%) SSCP
6 4 (0.95%) CISM
6 4 (0.95%) CISSP
6 4 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.95%) CEH
7 3 (0.71%) PMP
7 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.24%) ACCA
8 1 (0.24%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (11.85%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (0.71%) BS7799
3 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.71%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.79%) VMware ESX
3 13 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.13%) vSphere
5 6 (1.42%) Varnish
6 1 (0.24%) Docker
6 1 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.32%) Puppet
1 14 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.13%) NetBackup
2 9 (2.13%) Opsview
3 2 (0.47%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 141 (33.41%) Oracle
2 94 (22.27%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.11%) VMware
4 28 (6.64%) IBM
5 25 (5.92%) Business Objects
6 20 (4.74%) TIBCO
7 19 (4.50%) Sybase
7 19 (4.50%) JBoss
8 15 (3.55%) Red Hat
9 11 (2.61%) Brocade
9 11 (2.61%) Zend
9 11 (2.61%) SAP
9 11 (2.61%) NetApp
10 10 (2.37%) hybris
11 9 (2.13%) Veritas
11 9 (2.13%) Citrix
11 9 (2.13%) HP
11 9 (2.13%) Cisco
11 9 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (2.13%) Symantec
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