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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 456 431 439
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 180 177 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.49% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 151 108 175
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £50,000 £43,500
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
39725 36204 41116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.57% 81.65% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32948 29884 35576
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £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 29 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 29 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 +23 51 £56,000 -13.84% 4
Uxbridge +6 5 £30,000 -47.82%
Croydon -1 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 29 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.

1 162 (39.23%) Java
2 143 (34.62%) Finance
3 139 (33.66%) Oracle
4 133 (32.20%) SQL Server
4 133 (32.20%) .NET
5 124 (30.02%) C#
6 116 (28.09%) OO
7 115 (27.85%) SQL
8 93 (22.52%) JavaScript
9 91 (22.03%) Microsoft
10 90 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
11 85 (20.58%) MVC
12 82 (19.85%) Scrum
13 78 (18.89%) HTML
13 78 (18.89%) XML
14 76 (18.40%) Degree
15 71 (17.19%) Software Engineering
16 69 (16.71%) CSS
16 69 (16.71%) J2EE
16 69 (16.71%) MS Excel
17 67 (16.22%) ASP.NET
18 63 (15.25%) UNIX
18 63 (15.25%) OOP
19 61 (14.77%) Linux
19 61 (14.77%) TDD
20 59 (14.29%) Web Services
21 54 (13.08%) Computer Science
22 52 (12.59%) Banking
23 50 (12.11%) jQuery
24 48 (11.62%) QA

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 31 (7.51%) Apache
3 20 (4.84%) WebLogic
4 18 (4.36%) CMS
5 17 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (3.87%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.63%) IIS
7 15 (3.63%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (3.63%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (1.69%) OpenStack
9 7 (1.69%) nginx
10 6 (1.45%) PegaRULES
10 6 (1.45%) MQSeries
10 6 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.97%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.97%) Confluence
11 4 (0.97%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 69 (16.71%) MS Excel
2 31 (7.51%) MS Office
3 4 (0.97%) NASTRAN
4 3 (0.73%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.73%) Magento
2 3 (0.73%) 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 12 (2.91%) SaaS
2 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.73%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.02%) SAN
2 28 (6.78%) Internet
3 25 (6.05%) Firewall
4 17 (4.12%) TCP/IP
5 15 (3.63%) HTTP
6 14 (3.39%) NAS
7 9 (2.18%) SNMP
7 9 (2.18%) DHCP
8 8 (1.94%) DNS
8 8 (1.94%) SSL
8 8 (1.94%) SSH
9 3 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.73%) VoIP
9 3 (0.73%) AMQP
10 1 (0.24%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (0.24%) LDAP
10 1 (0.24%) PBX
10 1 (0.24%) 3GPP
10 1 (0.24%) IPv4
10 1 (0.24%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.90%) Relational Database
3 42 (10.17%) MySQL
4 40 (9.69%) RDBMS
5 36 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (6.78%) OLAP
7 25 (6.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 25 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (6.05%) Oracle OLAP
7 25 (6.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (5.81%) Oracle Database
9 22 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (4.60%) BusinessObjects XI
10 19 (4.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 19 (4.60%) Sybase ASE
10 19 (4.60%) DTS
11 13 (3.15%) Hadoop
11 13 (3.15%) Oracle Exadata
12 11 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (7.51%) Subversion
1 31 (7.51%) Jenkins
2 28 (6.78%) Git (software)
3 26 (6.30%) Maven
4 23 (5.57%) Visual Studio
5 14 (3.39%) Hudson
6 13 (3.15%) Ant
7 10 (2.42%) FlexUnit
8 9 (2.18%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.69%) JUnit
9 7 (1.69%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.21%) Apache Ivy
12 4 (0.97%) Grunt
12 4 (0.97%) Redmine
12 4 (0.97%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.97%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.97%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.97%) Bugzilla
General
1 143 (34.62%) Finance
2 52 (12.59%) Banking
3 28 (6.78%) Marketing
4 27 (6.54%) Investment Banking
5 19 (4.60%) Legal
6 18 (4.36%) Games
7 12 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.91%) Law
8 8 (1.94%) Publishing
8 8 (1.94%) Retail
9 7 (1.69%) Front Office
10 5 (1.21%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.97%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.97%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.73%) Advertising
12 3 (0.73%) Back Office
13 2 (0.48%) Billing
14 1 (0.24%) French Language
14 1 (0.24%) German Language
14 1 (0.24%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 196 (47.46%) Developer
2 97 (23.49%) Architect
3 51 (12.35%) C# Developer
4 47 (11.38%) Senior Developer
5 33 (7.99%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (7.26%) Java Developer
7 27 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (6.05%) Consultant
9 24 (5.81%) .NET Developer
10 23 (5.57%) Programmer
10 23 (5.57%) Technical Architect
11 22 (5.33%) Software Developer
11 22 (5.33%) SQL Developer
11 22 (5.33%) Microsoft Developer
12 20 (4.84%) Analyst
13 18 (4.36%) PHP Developer
14 17 (4.12%) SQL Server Developer
14 17 (4.12%) Junior
15 16 (3.87%) Team Leader
15 16 (3.87%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (32.20%) .NET
2 78 (18.89%) HTML
2 78 (18.89%) XML
3 69 (16.71%) CSS
3 69 (16.71%) J2EE
4 67 (16.22%) ASP.NET
5 59 (14.29%) Web Services
6 50 (12.11%) jQuery
7 48 (11.62%) Spring
8 46 (11.14%) SOAP
9 43 (10.41%) REST
10 40 (9.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (9.20%) WCF
12 29 (7.02%) XSLT
13 28 (6.78%) Middleware
13 28 (6.78%) Ajax
13 28 (6.78%) Hibernate
14 25 (6.05%) Servlets
15 22 (5.33%) Oracle Fusion
16 21 (5.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.08%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.02%) Hedge funds
3 26 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (6.30%) Mathematics
4 22 (5.33%) Open Source
5 19 (4.60%) Credit Risk
5 19 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.91%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (2.66%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.42%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.45%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.45%) Physics
10 5 (1.21%) Contract for Difference
10 5 (1.21%) Spread Betting
10 5 (1.21%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.21%) Equities
10 5 (1.21%) Social Media
11 4 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.97%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.73%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 63 (15.25%) UNIX
2 61 (14.77%) Linux
3 43 (10.41%) Windows
4 23 (5.57%) Solaris
5 16 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.91%) CentOS
6 12 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (2.42%) Ubuntu
8 9 (2.18%) Android
8 9 (2.18%) HPUX
9 6 (1.45%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.73%) Debian
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (28.09%) OO
2 90 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (20.58%) MVC
4 82 (19.85%) Scrum
5 71 (17.19%) Software Engineering
6 63 (15.25%) OOP
7 61 (14.77%) TDD
8 44 (10.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 41 (9.93%) TOGAF
10 40 (9.69%) Project Management
11 39 (9.44%) E-Commerce
12 38 (9.20%) SOA
12 38 (9.20%) Web Development
13 37 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (8.47%) UML
15 33 (7.99%) ETL
16 27 (6.54%) CRM
16 27 (6.54%) Multithreading
16 27 (6.54%) Zachman Framework
17 26 (6.30%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 162 (39.23%) Java
2 124 (30.02%) C#
3 115 (27.85%) SQL
4 93 (22.52%) JavaScript
5 45 (10.90%) C++
6 43 (10.41%) PHP
7 40 (9.69%) Python
8 28 (6.78%) Ruby
9 25 (6.05%) Perl
10 18 (4.36%) T-SQL
10 18 (4.36%) ActionScript
11 15 (3.63%) PL/SQL
12 13 (3.15%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.66%) XPath
13 11 (2.66%) PHP5
13 11 (2.66%) Scala
13 11 (2.66%) VB
13 11 (2.66%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.18%) sed
14 9 (2.18%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 76 (18.40%) Degree
2 12 (2.91%) PhD
3 10 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.18%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.97%) SSCP
6 4 (0.97%) CISM
6 4 (0.97%) CISSP
6 4 (0.97%) CEH
7 3 (0.73%) PMP
7 3 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.24%) ACCA
9 1 (0.24%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.62%) QA
2 4 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (0.73%) BS7799
3 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.73%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.87%) VMware ESX
3 13 (3.15%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.18%) vSphere
5 7 (1.69%) Varnish
6 1 (0.24%) Docker
6 1 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.39%) Puppet
1 14 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.18%) NetBackup
2 9 (2.18%) Opsview
3 2 (0.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 139 (33.66%) Oracle
2 91 (22.03%) Microsoft
3 31 (7.51%) VMware
4 26 (6.30%) IBM
5 25 (6.05%) Business Objects
6 20 (4.84%) TIBCO
7 19 (4.60%) Sybase
8 18 (4.36%) JBoss
9 16 (3.87%) Red Hat
10 11 (2.66%) NetApp
10 11 (2.66%) SAP
10 11 (2.66%) Brocade
10 11 (2.66%) Zend
11 9 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (2.18%) Symantec
11 9 (2.18%) Cisco
11 9 (2.18%) HP
11 9 (2.18%) Veritas
11 9 (2.18%) Citrix
12 8 (1.94%) Apple
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 to £90000 per annum - plus bonus pension helathcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Nakama
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum and 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + high bonus + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, gym etc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Pension
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