The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 465 391 441
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +50
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 162 235 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.53% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.64% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 144 174 168
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £93,500 £91,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +8.69%
Software 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
38396 36997 41308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.65% 83.57% 81.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31591 30644 35537
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 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
City of London -8 35 £55,000 -12.00% 4
Wembley +3 4 - -
Hammersmith - 3 £42,500 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £55,000 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 137 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (35.60%) .NET
3 134 (35.08%) SQL Server
4 133 (34.82%) Java
5 132 (34.55%) Finance
6 119 (31.15%) C#
7 110 (28.80%) SQL
8 104 (27.23%) Oracle
9 101 (26.44%) OO
10 99 (25.92%) Microsoft
11 92 (24.08%) JavaScript
12 82 (21.47%) Scrum
13 76 (19.90%) XML
13 76 (19.90%) MS Excel
14 74 (19.37%) ASP.NET
15 72 (18.85%) Degree
16 70 (18.32%) UNIX
16 70 (18.32%) HTML
17 67 (17.54%) Software Engineering
18 64 (16.75%) OOP
19 63 (16.49%) MVC
20 62 (16.23%) CSS
21 61 (15.97%) Linux
22 60 (15.71%) Banking
23 57 (14.92%) Computer Science
24 56 (14.66%) J2EE
25 51 (13.35%) jQuery
26 49 (12.83%) Web Services
27 48 (12.57%) Web Development
28 46 (12.04%) Project Management

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 43 (11.26%) SharePoint
2 26 (6.81%) Apache
3 17 (4.45%) Tomcat
3 17 (4.45%) WebLogic
4 15 (3.93%) WebSphere
5 14 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (3.14%) IIS
7 11 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (2.36%) CMS
9 8 (2.09%) OpenStack
9 8 (2.09%) nginx
10 7 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.31%) PegaRULES
11 5 (1.31%) MQSeries
12 4 (1.05%) Node.js
13 3 (0.79%) WordPress
13 3 (0.79%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 76 (19.90%) MS Excel
2 37 (9.69%) MS Office
3 4 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.05%) NASTRAN
4 3 (0.79%) MS Project
5 2 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.14%) SaaS
2 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.54%) SAN
2 22 (5.76%) Internet
3 19 (4.97%) Firewall
4 16 (4.19%) HTTP
4 16 (4.19%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.88%) SSL
6 10 (2.62%) SNMP
6 10 (2.62%) NAS
7 9 (2.36%) DNS
8 7 (1.83%) SSH
8 7 (1.83%) DHCP
9 6 (1.57%) Intranet
10 2 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (0.52%) 3GPP
10 2 (0.52%) 3G
10 2 (0.52%) LTE
11 1 (0.26%) VPLS
11 1 (0.26%) WAAS
11 1 (0.26%) DAB
11 1 (0.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (35.08%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (10.73%) MySQL
4 35 (9.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (8.90%) Relational Database
6 33 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (8.38%) OLAP
8 31 (8.12%) RDBMS
9 30 (7.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 30 (7.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (7.59%) Oracle OLAP
11 21 (5.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (4.19%) DTS
12 16 (4.19%) BusinessObjects XI
12 16 (4.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 16 (4.19%) Sybase ASE
13 13 (3.40%) MS Access
13 13 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (2.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (7.33%) Jenkins
2 24 (6.28%) Git (software)
3 22 (5.76%) Maven
4 21 (5.50%) Visual Studio
5 17 (4.45%) Subversion
6 13 (3.40%) Hudson
7 10 (2.62%) Ant
8 8 (2.09%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.83%) FlexUnit
10 5 (1.31%) JUnit
10 5 (1.31%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.05%) Grunt
11 4 (1.05%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.05%) Redmine
11 4 (1.05%) PowerBuilder
11 4 (1.05%) Bugzilla
11 4 (1.05%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.05%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.05%) JIRA
12 3 (0.79%) Apache Ivy
General
1 132 (34.55%) Finance
2 60 (15.71%) Banking
3 31 (8.12%) Investment Banking
4 26 (6.81%) Marketing
5 17 (4.45%) Law
6 16 (4.19%) Legal
7 14 (3.66%) Publishing
7 14 (3.66%) Games
8 10 (2.62%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.62%) Retail
9 7 (1.83%) Front Office
10 6 (1.57%) Advertising
11 5 (1.31%) Manufacturing
12 4 (1.05%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.79%) French Language
13 3 (0.79%) German Language
13 3 (0.79%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.79%) Back Office
14 2 (0.52%) Billing
15 1 (0.26%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 175 (45.81%) Developer
2 95 (24.87%) Architect
3 43 (11.26%) C# Developer
3 43 (11.26%) Senior Developer
4 27 (7.07%) Solutions Architect
5 26 (6.81%) Analyst
6 23 (6.02%) .NET Developer
6 23 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (5.50%) Consultant
8 20 (5.24%) Technical Architect
8 20 (5.24%) Team Leader
9 19 (4.97%) Microsoft Developer
9 19 (4.97%) SQL Developer
9 19 (4.97%) Programmer
10 18 (4.71%) Junior
11 17 (4.45%) Junior Developer
11 17 (4.45%) Java Developer
11 17 (4.45%) PHP Developer
12 16 (4.19%) Developer Analyst
12 16 (4.19%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (35.60%) .NET
2 76 (19.90%) XML
3 74 (19.37%) ASP.NET
4 70 (18.32%) HTML
5 62 (16.23%) CSS
6 56 (14.66%) J2EE
7 51 (13.35%) jQuery
8 49 (12.83%) Web Services
9 36 (9.42%) SOAP
10 34 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (8.12%) Ajax
12 27 (7.07%) REST
13 26 (6.81%) Spring
14 25 (6.54%) HTML5
15 22 (5.76%) WCF
16 21 (5.50%) Middleware
17 20 (5.24%) XSLT
18 19 (4.97%) Servlets
18 19 (4.97%) XHTML
19 17 (4.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.92%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.33%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (6.02%) Hedge funds
4 21 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.71%) Open Source
5 18 (4.71%) Mathematics
6 16 (4.19%) Credit Risk
7 15 (3.93%) Mobile App
8 14 (3.66%) Management Information System
9 13 (3.40%) Reference Data
10 10 (2.62%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (2.36%) N-Tier
12 8 (2.09%) User Experience
13 7 (1.83%) Physics
14 4 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (1.05%) iPad
14 4 (1.05%) iPhone
15 3 (0.79%) Cryptography
15 3 (0.79%) Contract for Difference
15 3 (0.79%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 70 (18.32%) UNIX
2 61 (15.97%) Linux
3 42 (10.99%) Windows
4 17 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (4.45%) Solaris
5 11 (2.88%) CentOS
6 10 (2.62%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (2.36%) Ubuntu
7 9 (2.36%) Android
8 7 (1.83%) HPUX
8 7 (1.83%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.52%) Debian
10 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (26.44%) OO
3 82 (21.47%) Scrum
4 67 (17.54%) Software Engineering
5 64 (16.75%) OOP
6 63 (16.49%) MVC
7 48 (12.57%) Web Development
8 46 (12.04%) Project Management
9 44 (11.52%) UML
9 44 (11.52%) TDD
10 43 (11.26%) Data Modelling
11 42 (10.99%) Mentoring
12 41 (10.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (9.16%) ETL
14 34 (8.90%) TOGAF
15 33 (8.64%) CRM
15 33 (8.64%) E-Commerce
16 31 (8.12%) SOA
17 30 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (7.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 133 (34.82%) Java
2 119 (31.15%) C#
3 110 (28.80%) SQL
4 92 (24.08%) JavaScript
5 45 (11.78%) C++
6 41 (10.73%) PHP
7 34 (8.90%) Python
8 30 (7.85%) T-SQL
9 17 (4.45%) VB
10 16 (4.19%) Perl
10 16 (4.19%) Ruby
11 15 (3.93%) PHP5
12 14 (3.66%) ActionScript
13 12 (3.14%) Bash Shell
14 10 (2.62%) C
15 9 (2.36%) AWK
15 9 (2.36%) Shell Script
15 9 (2.36%) VB.NET
15 9 (2.36%) sed
16 8 (2.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 72 (18.85%) Degree
2 10 (2.62%) PhD
3 9 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.83%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.79%) PMP
5 3 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.26%) CIMA
6 1 (0.26%) MBA
6 1 (0.26%) ACCA
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (11.52%) QA
2 5 (1.31%) SLA
3 3 (0.79%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.26%) HL7
4 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.40%) VMware ESX
3 12 (3.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.09%) vSphere
4 8 (2.09%) Varnish
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (2.62%) Puppet
2 9 (2.36%) Opsview
3 7 (1.83%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.52%) Nagios
4 2 (0.52%) SCCM
5 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 104 (27.23%) Oracle
2 99 (25.92%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.59%) Business Objects
4 28 (7.33%) VMware
5 19 (4.97%) IBM
6 18 (4.71%) Red Hat
7 16 (4.19%) Sybase
7 16 (4.19%) Zend
8 14 (3.66%) JBoss
9 13 (3.40%) TIBCO
10 11 (2.88%) SAP
11 9 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (2.09%) Akamai
12 8 (2.09%) Cisco
12 8 (2.09%) Apple
12 8 (2.09%) Intel
13 7 (1.83%) Brocade
13 7 (1.83%) Symantec
13 7 (1.83%) Citrix
13 7 (1.83%) NetApp
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £52000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive salary and benefits are offered
Posted: 7 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago