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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 459 441 424
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 188 217 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.61% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 176 204 202
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
35920 35617 37447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.84% 85.70% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30668 29923 30305
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +38 25 £57,500 +31.42% 1
Croydon - 7 £55,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £45,000 -
Wembley - 1 £50,000 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 255 (50.90%) Finance
2 236 (47.11%) Java
3 193 (38.52%) C#
4 182 (36.33%) OO
5 170 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
6 169 (33.73%) .NET
7 149 (29.74%) HTML
8 136 (27.15%) C++
9 135 (26.95%) Software Engineering
10 130 (25.95%) SQL
11 115 (22.95%) JavaScript
12 114 (22.75%) Degree
13 98 (19.56%) CSS
14 90 (17.96%) Data Structures
15 85 (16.97%) Computer Science
16 84 (16.77%) Hedge funds
17 82 (16.37%) SQL Server
18 78 (15.57%) XML
19 76 (15.17%) Web Services
20 75 (14.97%) Algorithms
21 72 (14.37%) REST
22 69 (13.77%) Linux
22 69 (13.77%) Scrum
23 68 (13.57%) Oracle
24 66 (13.17%) HTML5
25 64 (12.77%) MVC
26 61 (12.18%) MS Excel
26 61 (12.18%) Multithreading
27 57 (11.38%) Spring
28 55 (10.98%) AngularJS

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (5.39%) Apache
2 20 (3.99%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (2.59%) IIS
4 12 (2.40%) JBoss
4 12 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.40%) Node.js
7 5 (1.00%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.00%) CMS
8 4 (0.80%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.60%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.40%) Confluence
10 2 (0.40%) nginx
10 2 (0.40%) WordPress
11 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.20%) Drupal
11 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 61 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.19%) MS Office
3 9 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.80%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.59%) GitHub
3 12 (2.40%) SaaS
4 11 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.20%) PaaS
7 5 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.60%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.20%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.20%) Heroku
9 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.59%) Internet
2 7 (1.40%) HTTP
3 6 (1.20%) 3G
3 6 (1.20%) 4G
3 6 (1.20%) GSM
3 6 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (1.00%) Intranet
4 5 (1.00%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.80%) SAN
5 4 (0.80%) SSL
6 3 (0.60%) ATM
7 2 (0.40%) AMQP
7 2 (0.40%) Broadband
7 2 (0.40%) DNS
7 2 (0.40%) LAN
7 2 (0.40%) Multicast
7 2 (0.40%) WAN
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (16.37%) SQL Server
2 50 (9.98%) NoSQL
3 44 (8.78%) Relational Database
4 42 (8.38%) RDBMS
5 27 (5.39%) Big Data
6 20 (3.99%) Hadoop
7 19 (3.79%) MongoDB
8 13 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.80%) MySQL
11 9 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.60%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.40%) Tick Data
14 6 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.20%) OLAP
14 6 (1.20%) OLAP Cube
15 5 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (8.38%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.79%) JUnit
3 25 (4.99%) Jenkins
4 24 (4.79%) Selenium
5 23 (4.59%) Maven
6 19 (3.79%) IntelliJ
7 18 (3.59%) Visual Studio
8 14 (2.79%) Subversion
9 12 (2.40%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.80%) HP UFT
10 9 (1.80%) Rational Functional Tester
10 9 (1.80%) SilkTest
11 8 (1.60%) Ant
11 8 (1.60%) JIRA
11 8 (1.60%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.20%) TestNG
12 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 5 (1.00%) Gerrit
13 5 (1.00%) Gradle
13 5 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 255 (50.90%) Finance
2 46 (9.18%) Banking
3 30 (5.99%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.59%) Retail
5 16 (3.19%) Games
5 16 (3.19%) Online Betting
6 14 (2.79%) Financial Institution
7 12 (2.40%) Back Office
8 10 (2.00%) Front Office
9 8 (1.60%) Legal
10 6 (1.20%) Law
11 5 (1.00%) Advertising
12 3 (0.60%) French Language
12 3 (0.60%) German Language
12 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.20%) Marketing
13 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 323 (64.47%) Developer
2 116 (23.15%) C# Developer
3 97 (19.36%) .NET Developer
4 79 (15.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 67 (13.37%) Architect
6 64 (12.77%) Java Developer
7 56 (11.18%) Senior Developer
8 40 (7.98%) JavaScript Developer
9 32 (6.39%) Applications Developer
10 31 (6.19%) Consultant
11 29 (5.79%) Web Developer
12 28 (5.59%) HTML Developer
13 25 (4.99%) Technical Consultant
14 24 (4.79%) SQL Developer
15 19 (3.79%) C++ Developer
15 19 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
16 17 (3.39%) C# Software Developer
16 17 (3.39%) Technical Architect
17 16 (3.19%) iOS Developer
17 16 (3.19%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (33.73%) .NET
2 149 (29.74%) HTML
3 98 (19.56%) CSS
4 78 (15.57%) XML
5 76 (15.17%) Web Services
6 72 (14.37%) REST
7 66 (13.17%) HTML5
8 57 (11.38%) Spring
9 55 (10.98%) AngularJS
10 52 (10.38%) SOAP
11 37 (7.39%) jQuery
12 35 (6.99%) WPF
13 33 (6.59%) Akka
13 33 (6.59%) ASP.NET
14 32 (6.39%) CSS3
15 31 (6.19%) J2SE
15 31 (6.19%) JSON
16 30 (5.99%) WCF
17 29 (5.79%) J2EE
18 26 (5.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 90 (17.96%) Data Structures
2 85 (16.97%) Computer Science
3 84 (16.77%) Hedge funds
4 75 (14.97%) Algorithms
5 53 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (7.19%) Mathematics
7 34 (6.79%) Mobile App
8 33 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (4.79%) Equities
10 23 (4.59%) Derivative
11 22 (4.39%) Client/Server
12 21 (4.19%) Fixed Income
13 17 (3.39%) Equity Derivative
14 15 (2.99%) Credit Derivative
14 15 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 14 (2.79%) User Experience
16 13 (2.59%) Grid Computing
16 13 (2.59%) iPhone
17 12 (2.40%) Fintech
18 9 (1.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.77%) Linux
2 46 (9.18%) Windows
3 38 (7.58%) Unix
4 23 (4.59%) Android
5 21 (4.19%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.00%) Solaris
7 3 (0.60%) CentOS
7 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (36.33%) OO
2 170 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (26.95%) Software Engineering
4 69 (13.77%) Scrum
5 64 (12.77%) MVC
6 61 (12.18%) Multithreading
7 53 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (10.38%) OOD
9 49 (9.78%) OOP
10 43 (8.58%) E-Commerce
11 42 (8.38%) Low Latency
11 42 (8.38%) TDD
12 36 (7.19%) Technical Architecture
13 33 (6.59%) Microservices
13 33 (6.59%) SOA
14 32 (6.39%) Domain-Driven Design
15 28 (5.59%) Algorithmic Trading
15 28 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (5.59%) Migration
16 27 (5.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 236 (47.11%) Java
2 193 (38.52%) C#
3 136 (27.15%) C++
4 130 (25.95%) SQL
5 115 (22.95%) JavaScript
6 47 (9.38%) Python
7 25 (4.99%) PHP
8 23 (4.59%) C
9 21 (4.19%) Scala
10 18 (3.59%) F#
11 15 (2.99%) VB
12 14 (2.79%) Objective-C
12 14 (2.79%) T-SQL
13 13 (2.59%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.59%) VB.NET
14 12 (2.40%) Perl
14 12 (2.40%) Ruby
15 10 (2.00%) Apple Swift
16 8 (1.60%) VBA
16 8 (1.60%) VC++
Qualifications
1 114 (22.75%) Degree
2 23 (4.59%) PhD
3 12 (2.40%) SC Cleared
3 12 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.80%) ISEB
4 9 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (1.20%) CSSLP
7 4 (0.80%) OCP
7 4 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.19%) QA
2 4 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.39%) Docker
2 6 (1.20%) vCloud
3 5 (1.00%) HDFS
4 4 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.20%) Corosync
5 1 (0.20%) KVM
5 1 (0.20%) NFS
5 1 (0.20%) pfSense
5 1 (0.20%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.20%) Squid
5 1 (0.20%) Varnish
5 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (3.19%) Puppet
2 4 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) Cacti
3 1 (0.20%) Nagios
3 1 (0.20%) Pacemaker
3 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (0.20%) Salt
3 1 (0.20%) WSUS
3 1 (0.20%) yum
Vendors
1 68 (13.57%) Oracle
2 52 (10.38%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.39%) TIBCO
4 12 (2.40%) webMethods
5 10 (2.00%) Google
5 10 (2.00%) SAP
5 10 (2.00%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.60%) Citrix
6 8 (1.60%) HP
6 8 (1.60%) Intel
7 6 (1.20%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.20%) Coverity
8 5 (1.00%) BEA
8 5 (1.00%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.00%) IBM
8 5 (1.00%) Kony
8 5 (1.00%) Talend
8 5 (1.00%) Zend
9 4 (0.80%) Adobe
9 4 (0.80%) Hitachi
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £120,000 to £160,000 per annum £120,000 - £160,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £95,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £54000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
DigitasLBi
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: full benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000.00 per annum + large benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
North London
The App Business
Salary: Competitive salary dependent on experience
Posted: 19 days ago