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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 355 457 462
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 314 200 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.48% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 255 161 95
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £100,000 £98,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
38094 41546 36997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.46% 84.81% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31996 34545 30786
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +55 75 £70,000 +25.00% 13
Ealing - 5 £62,500 -
Wembley - 4 £45,000 - 2
Hayes - 2 £62,500 - 2
Greenwich - 2 £45,000 -
Harrow - 1 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £77,500 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 325 (59.52%) Java
2 226 (41.39%) Finance
3 225 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (35.35%) C#
5 170 (31.14%) OO
6 148 (27.11%) Spring
7 139 (25.46%) .NET
8 135 (24.73%) Degree
9 133 (24.36%) C++
10 132 (24.18%) SQL
11 131 (23.99%) Software Engineering
12 125 (22.89%) REST
13 124 (22.71%) NoSQL
13 124 (22.71%) XML
14 123 (22.53%) JavaScript
15 122 (22.34%) TDD
16 121 (22.16%) Computer Science
17 87 (15.93%) Relational Database
18 86 (15.75%) Elasticsearch
19 83 (15.20%) HTML
20 82 (15.02%) E-Commerce
21 78 (14.29%) Python
22 75 (13.74%) RabbitMQ
23 74 (13.55%) Kafka
23 74 (13.55%) ActiveMQ
24 73 (13.37%) Multithreading
24 73 (13.37%) SOAP
24 73 (13.37%) SQL Server
25 70 (12.82%) Linux
26 69 (12.64%) Data Structures

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 86 (15.75%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 25 (4.58%) Cloud Foundry
3 25 (4.58%) Apache Solr
4 20 (3.66%) Node.js
4 20 (3.66%) Apache
5 19 (3.48%) IIS
6 15 (2.75%) JBoss
7 13 (2.38%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.65%) CMS
9 8 (1.47%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.10%) Mule
10 6 (1.10%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.92%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.92%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.73%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.73%) GemFire
12 4 (0.73%) Confluence
13 3 (0.55%) Jetty
Applications
1 28 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) Mathematica
2 1 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Endur
1 1 (0.18%) Findur
1 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.83%) PaaS
2 10 (1.83%) IaaS
2 10 (1.83%) OpenShift
3 9 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.47%) SaaS
5 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.66%) HTTP
2 11 (2.01%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (1.83%) AMQP
4 8 (1.47%) Firewall
5 6 (1.10%) SAN
6 5 (0.92%) Intranet
6 5 (0.92%) Extranet
6 5 (0.92%) LDAP
7 4 (0.73%) Internet
7 4 (0.73%) NAS
8 2 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.37%) DHCP
8 2 (0.37%) DNS
9 1 (0.18%) VoIP
9 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (22.71%) NoSQL
2 87 (15.93%) Relational Database
3 73 (13.37%) SQL Server
4 63 (11.54%) Big Data
5 52 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 52 (9.52%) Hadoop
6 44 (8.06%) Redis
7 28 (5.13%) MySQL
8 26 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (4.58%) Riak
10 17 (3.11%) MarkLogic
11 13 (2.38%) Oracle Database
12 11 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.65%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (0.73%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 37 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 30 (5.49%) Maven
3 27 (4.95%) Visual Studio
4 25 (4.58%) JIRA
5 23 (4.21%) JUnit
5 23 (4.21%) Jenkins
6 18 (3.30%) TeamCity
7 16 (2.93%) Subversion
7 16 (2.93%) Cucumber
7 16 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (2.75%) CocoaPods
9 8 (1.47%) Android Studio
9 8 (1.47%) Ant
10 7 (1.28%) TestNG
10 7 (1.28%) Spock
11 6 (1.10%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.10%) FlexUnit
12 5 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.73%) Gerrit
General
1 226 (41.39%) Finance
2 66 (12.09%) Banking
3 47 (8.61%) Retail
4 37 (6.78%) Telecoms
5 34 (6.23%) Online Betting
6 28 (5.13%) Advertising
7 21 (3.85%) Legal
8 18 (3.30%) Publishing
9 17 (3.11%) Front Office
10 13 (2.38%) Marketing
11 11 (2.01%) Law
12 8 (1.47%) Billing
13 7 (1.28%) Games
14 6 (1.10%) Multimedia
14 6 (1.10%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.92%) Back Office
15 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
17 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 342 (62.64%) Developer
2 121 (22.16%) Senior Developer
3 93 (17.03%) C# Developer
4 91 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 72 (13.19%) Architect
6 57 (10.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 44 (8.06%) Software Developer
8 42 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
9 27 (4.95%) Applications Developer
10 25 (4.58%) Software Engineer
11 21 (3.85%) Consultant
12 20 (3.66%) Senior Software Developer
13 19 (3.48%) iOS Developer
14 17 (3.11%) Analyst
15 15 (2.75%) Programmer
15 15 (2.75%) Team Leader
15 15 (2.75%) AWS Developer
16 14 (2.56%) Core Java Developer
16 14 (2.56%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (27.11%) Spring
2 139 (25.46%) .NET
3 125 (22.89%) REST
4 124 (22.71%) XML
5 83 (15.20%) HTML
6 75 (13.74%) RabbitMQ
7 74 (13.55%) Kafka
7 74 (13.55%) ActiveMQ
8 73 (13.37%) SOAP
9 66 (12.09%) Web Services
10 63 (11.54%) CSS
11 55 (10.07%) JDBC
11 55 (10.07%) ASP.NET
12 50 (9.16%) XML-RPC
13 49 (8.97%) Java RMI
14 44 (8.06%) JMS
14 44 (8.06%) .NET Framework
15 41 (7.51%) Hibernate
16 33 (6.04%) WCF
16 33 (6.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 121 (22.16%) Computer Science
2 69 (12.64%) Data Structures
3 52 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 50 (9.16%) Client/Server
4 50 (9.16%) Grid Computing
5 43 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (6.04%) Hedge funds
7 31 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (5.13%) User Experience
9 19 (3.48%) Mobile Banking
10 16 (2.93%) Derivative
11 15 (2.75%) Mathematics
12 14 (2.56%) Management Information System
12 14 (2.56%) Digital Media
12 14 (2.56%) Data Centre
13 10 (1.83%) SWIFT
13 10 (1.83%) Cryptography
14 9 (1.65%) Fixed Income
14 9 (1.65%) Mobile App
15 8 (1.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 70 (12.82%) Linux
2 55 (10.07%) UNIX
3 47 (8.61%) Windows
4 28 (5.13%) Android
5 25 (4.58%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.38%) Solaris
7 7 (1.28%) VMS
8 5 (0.92%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.37%) HPUX
11 1 (0.18%) AIX
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.18%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (31.14%) OO
3 131 (23.99%) Software Engineering
4 122 (22.34%) TDD
5 82 (15.02%) E-Commerce
6 73 (13.37%) Multithreading
7 68 (12.45%) SOA
8 61 (11.17%) MVC
9 59 (10.81%) Scrum
9 59 (10.81%) Software Delivery
10 53 (9.71%) Mentoring
11 45 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (7.88%) BDD
12 43 (7.88%) UML
13 40 (7.33%) OOD
14 35 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 34 (6.23%) Low Latency
16 33 (6.04%) Unit Testing
16 33 (6.04%) OOP
17 31 (5.68%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 325 (59.52%) Java
2 193 (35.35%) C#
3 133 (24.36%) C++
4 132 (24.18%) SQL
5 123 (22.53%) JavaScript
6 78 (14.29%) Python
7 51 (9.34%) PL/SQL
8 48 (8.79%) Scala
9 47 (8.61%) Groovy
10 39 (7.14%) Ruby
11 31 (5.68%) Go
12 25 (4.58%) Clojure
12 25 (4.58%) Erlang
13 21 (3.85%) Objective-C
14 17 (3.11%) C
15 16 (2.93%) T-SQL
16 15 (2.75%) Perl
16 15 (2.75%) Apple Swift
17 12 (2.20%) PHP
18 8 (1.47%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 135 (24.73%) Degree
2 24 (4.40%) PhD
3 2 (0.37%) CISSP
3 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.37%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.37%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.37%) CSSLP
3 2 (0.37%) CISM
4 1 (0.18%) CNA
4 1 (0.18%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.76%) QA
2 8 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.55%) SLA
5 2 (0.37%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.18%) WCAG
6 1 (0.18%) WAI
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (4.76%) Docker
2 9 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.10%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.92%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.37%) vSphere
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.18%) HDFS
6 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (5.31%) Puppet
2 27 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.83%) Mesos
4 2 (0.37%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.37%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.18%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 50 (9.16%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.24%) Oracle
3 19 (3.48%) Sybase
3 19 (3.48%) IBM
3 19 (3.48%) VMware
4 15 (2.75%) Cisco
5 13 (2.38%) TIBCO
6 9 (1.65%) EMC
7 8 (1.47%) BMC
7 8 (1.47%) CA
7 8 (1.47%) Cognos
7 8 (1.47%) ServiceNow
8 7 (1.28%) Intel
9 5 (0.92%) SAP
9 5 (0.92%) Apple
10 3 (0.55%) Brocade
10 3 (0.55%) GigaSpaces
10 3 (0.55%) NetApp
10 3 (0.55%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.55%) hybris
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Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nakama
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Share Options
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