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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 421 391 454
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +63
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 213 261 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.57% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.69% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 203 243 118
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
37588 38025 39126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.27% 83.57% 81.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31697 31217 33346
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
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 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +7 33 £57,500 -11.53% 2
Hammersmith - 5 £90,000 -
Wembley +3 2 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £105,000 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 141 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (37.98%) Finance
3 129 (35.25%) .NET
4 128 (34.97%) C#
5 124 (33.88%) Java
6 92 (25.14%) OO
7 88 (24.04%) Degree
8 87 (23.77%) SQL
9 85 (23.22%) SQL Server
10 81 (22.13%) JavaScript
11 76 (20.77%) Microsoft
12 73 (19.95%) XML
13 66 (18.03%) UNIX
14 65 (17.76%) C++
15 64 (17.49%) Banking
16 63 (17.21%) Computer Science
17 62 (16.94%) ASP.NET
17 62 (16.94%) Scrum
18 61 (16.67%) HTML
19 59 (16.12%) MS Excel
20 56 (15.30%) CSS
20 56 (15.30%) Software Engineering
21 51 (13.93%) Linux
22 49 (13.39%) MVC
23 48 (13.11%) jQuery
24 47 (12.84%) E-Commerce
24 47 (12.84%) Data Structures
25 43 (11.75%) MySQL
26 42 (11.48%) Spring
27 40 (10.93%) REST

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 27 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 26 (7.10%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (4.37%) Node.js
3 16 (4.37%) IIS
4 15 (4.10%) Apache
5 14 (3.83%) CMS
6 13 (3.55%) Tomcat
7 12 (3.28%) OpenStack
7 12 (3.28%) nginx
8 10 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (2.46%) WebSphere
9 9 (2.46%) WordPress
10 8 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.37%) JBoss
12 4 (1.09%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.09%) Drupal
13 3 (0.82%) WebSphere Process Server
13 3 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.55%) Joomla!
Applications
1 59 (16.12%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.19%) MS Office
3 5 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.09%) MS Project
4 4 (1.09%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Endur
1 1 (0.27%) Findur
1 1 (0.27%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.55%) SaaS
2 7 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.82%) GitHub
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.10%) Internet
2 19 (5.19%) HTTP
3 16 (4.37%) SAN
4 13 (3.55%) DNS
4 13 (3.55%) Firewall
5 10 (2.73%) SNMP
6 9 (2.46%) SSL
7 8 (2.19%) Intranet
8 7 (1.91%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.82%) VPN
9 3 (0.82%) WAN
9 3 (0.82%) VPLS
9 3 (0.82%) MPLS
9 3 (0.82%) OSPF
9 3 (0.82%) BGP
9 3 (0.82%) RTP
9 3 (0.82%) NAS
9 3 (0.82%) WAAS
9 3 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (0.82%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (23.22%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.75%) MySQL
3 34 (9.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (5.46%) NoSQL
6 16 (4.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (4.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 16 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (4.10%) Oracle OLAP
7 15 (4.10%) OLAP
7 15 (4.10%) OLAP Cube
7 15 (4.10%) Big Data
8 14 (3.83%) MongoDB
8 14 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (3.28%) Hadoop
9 12 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (3.28%) Relational Database
10 11 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.46%) MS Access
12 8 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (7.10%) Visual Studio
1 26 (7.10%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.37%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.83%) Subversion
4 11 (3.01%) Hudson
5 10 (2.73%) Maven
6 5 (1.37%) JIRA
6 5 (1.37%) TestNG
6 5 (1.37%) JUnit
6 5 (1.37%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.37%) Mercurial
6 5 (1.37%) Grunt
7 4 (1.09%) Redmine
7 4 (1.09%) PowerBuilder
7 4 (1.09%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.82%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 139 (37.98%) Finance
2 64 (17.49%) Banking
3 25 (6.83%) Law
4 23 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.28%) Retail
5 22 (6.01%) Investment Banking
6 20 (5.46%) Legal
7 19 (5.19%) Publishing
8 16 (4.37%) Marketing
9 13 (3.55%) Online Betting
9 13 (3.55%) Advertising
10 7 (1.91%) Games
11 5 (1.37%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.37%) French Language
11 5 (1.37%) German Language
12 4 (1.09%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.09%) Back Office
12 4 (1.09%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 203 (55.46%) Developer
2 67 (18.31%) Architect
3 53 (14.48%) Senior Developer
4 46 (12.57%) C# Developer
5 36 (9.84%) C++ Developer
6 34 (9.29%) Java Developer
7 30 (8.20%) Technical Architect
8 24 (6.56%) Analyst
9 23 (6.28%) C# .NET Developer
10 22 (6.01%) .NET Developer
11 21 (5.74%) PHP Developer
11 21 (5.74%) C++/C# Developer
12 18 (4.92%) Software Developer
13 16 (4.37%) Web Developer
13 16 (4.37%) Applications Developer
13 16 (4.37%) C# Software Developer
13 16 (4.37%) Senior Applications Developer
14 15 (4.10%) Team Leader
15 14 (3.83%) Programmer
16 13 (3.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (35.25%) .NET
2 73 (19.95%) XML
3 62 (16.94%) ASP.NET
4 61 (16.67%) HTML
5 56 (15.30%) CSS
6 48 (13.11%) jQuery
7 42 (11.48%) Spring
8 40 (10.93%) REST
9 39 (10.66%) SOAP
10 36 (9.84%) Web Services
11 28 (7.65%) HTML5
12 27 (7.38%) Ajax
13 25 (6.83%) J2EE
14 22 (6.01%) XSLT
15 19 (5.19%) .NET Framework
16 18 (4.92%) JDBC
16 18 (4.92%) ActiveMQ
17 17 (4.64%) Kafka
18 16 (4.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 15 (4.10%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (17.21%) Computer Science
2 47 (12.84%) Data Structures
3 38 (10.38%) Algorithms
4 30 (8.20%) Open Source
5 27 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (5.46%) Mathematics
7 18 (4.92%) Client/Server
8 15 (4.10%) Mobile App
9 14 (3.83%) Grid Computing
10 13 (3.55%) Physics
11 11 (3.01%) Reference Data
12 10 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.91%) Spread Betting
14 6 (1.64%) iPad
14 6 (1.64%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.64%) iPhone
15 5 (1.37%) Digital Media
15 5 (1.37%) Management Information System
16 4 (1.09%) Streaming Video
16 4 (1.09%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 66 (18.03%) UNIX
2 51 (13.93%) Linux
3 27 (7.38%) Windows
4 22 (6.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.46%) CentOS
5 9 (2.46%) Ubuntu
6 8 (2.19%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.64%) Android
7 6 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.09%) Solaris
9 3 (0.82%) AIX
10 2 (0.55%) Debian
10 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (25.14%) OO
3 62 (16.94%) Scrum
4 56 (15.30%) Software Engineering
5 49 (13.39%) MVC
6 47 (12.84%) E-Commerce
7 39 (10.66%) OOP
8 38 (10.38%) Web Development
9 37 (10.11%) UML
9 37 (10.11%) Multithreading
10 32 (8.74%) Mentoring
11 30 (8.20%) Data Modelling
12 29 (7.92%) Project Management
13 24 (6.56%) Asset Management
14 23 (6.28%) TDD
15 22 (6.01%) Line Management
15 22 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (5.74%) Content Management
17 20 (5.46%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 128 (34.97%) C#
2 124 (33.88%) Java
3 87 (23.77%) SQL
4 81 (22.13%) JavaScript
5 65 (17.76%) C++
6 38 (10.38%) PHP
7 28 (7.65%) Python
8 20 (5.46%) C
9 19 (5.19%) T-SQL
10 17 (4.64%) PL/SQL
10 17 (4.64%) Ruby
11 13 (3.55%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.28%) VB
12 12 (3.28%) VBA
12 12 (3.28%) XPath
13 11 (3.01%) PHP5
13 11 (3.01%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.19%) COBOL
15 7 (1.91%) AWK
15 7 (1.91%) sed
Qualifications
1 88 (24.04%) Degree
2 15 (4.10%) PhD
3 6 (1.64%) CSSLP
4 4 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) MBA
5 3 (0.82%) PMP
5 3 (0.82%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.55%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.27%) ACCA
7 1 (0.27%) CISM
7 1 (0.27%) CIMA
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.64%) QA
2 7 (1.91%) SLA
3 3 (0.82%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.82%) WCAG
3 3 (0.82%) WAI
3 3 (0.82%) COBIT
3 3 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.28%) Varnish
3 4 (1.09%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.82%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.55%) HDFS
5 2 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.91%) Puppet
1 7 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (1.91%) Opsview
2 2 (0.55%) SCCM
2 2 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.55%) Nagios
3 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (20.77%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.29%) Oracle
3 21 (5.74%) Red Hat
4 19 (5.19%) VMware
5 15 (4.10%) Business Objects
6 12 (3.28%) Intel
6 12 (3.28%) Zend
6 12 (3.28%) Akamai
7 7 (1.91%) Facebook
8 6 (1.64%) Google
8 6 (1.64%) IBM
9 5 (1.37%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.09%) Reuters
10 4 (1.09%) Brocade
10 4 (1.09%) Cisco
10 4 (1.09%) Sybase
11 3 (0.82%) SAP
11 3 (0.82%) CA
11 3 (0.82%) NetApp
11 3 (0.82%) NetScout
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 15 days ago
London
JW Consulting
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 per year + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago