The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 124 117 129
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 26 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.09% 1.16% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.53% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 7
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +3.77%
Technical Architecture
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1934 1827 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.95% 75.56% 68.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1281 1354 1126
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Reading region.

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture.

1 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 19 (36.54%) Scrum
4 16 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (26.92%) TDD
6 13 (25.00%) Java
6 13 (25.00%) ITIL
7 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 12 (23.08%) VMware
7 12 (23.08%) Spring
7 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 12 (23.08%) BDD
7 12 (23.08%) Hadoop
7 12 (23.08%) Kanban
7 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
8 11 (21.15%) Office 365
8 11 (21.15%) Finance
8 11 (21.15%) MS Office
9 10 (19.23%) Marketing
10 9 (17.31%) ITSM
11 8 (15.38%) Migration
11 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
11 8 (15.38%) Service Management
11 8 (15.38%) GIS
11 8 (15.38%) Terminal Services
11 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 8 (15.38%) OO

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.38%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Office
2 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Office 365
2 7 (13.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Firewall
1 5 (9.62%) MPLS
1 5 (9.62%) WAN
2 1 (1.92%) IPsec
2 1 (1.92%) OSPF
2 1 (1.92%) BGP
2 1 (1.92%) ATM
2 1 (1.92%) LAN
2 1 (1.92%) VoIP
2 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
2 1 (1.92%) IPv4
2 1 (1.92%) IPv6
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (13.46%) RavenDB
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
1 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Marketing
3 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Architect
2 17 (32.69%) Technical Architect
3 11 (21.15%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (13.46%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Marketing Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Developer
4 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) CLAS Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Spring
2 8 (15.38%) CGI
3 7 (13.46%) Entity Framework
3 7 (13.46%) LESS
3 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
3 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (13.46%) jQuery
3 7 (13.46%) WCF
3 7 (13.46%) WF
3 7 (13.46%) HTML
3 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
3 7 (13.46%) CSS
3 7 (13.46%) .NET
3 7 (13.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) GIS
2 7 (13.46%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (5.77%) RMADS
3 3 (5.77%) CESG
3 3 (5.77%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.92%) MPEG
4 1 (1.92%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) Scrum
3 16 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (26.92%) TDD
5 13 (25.00%) ITIL
6 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 12 (23.08%) BDD
6 12 (23.08%) Kanban
6 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 9 (17.31%) ITSM
8 8 (15.38%) Migration
8 8 (15.38%) Service Management
8 8 (15.38%) OO
8 8 (15.38%) Business Development
9 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
9 7 (13.46%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (13.46%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (13.46%) CQRS
9 7 (13.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Java
2 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.46%) C#
3 7 (13.46%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
3 7 (13.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) Degree
4 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.69%) CCNA
5 4 (7.69%) JNCIA
5 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Terminal Services
1 8 (15.38%) XenApp
1 8 (15.38%) XenDesktop
1 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) VMware
3 8 (15.38%) Dell
3 8 (15.38%) Citrix
3 8 (15.38%) Computacenter
4 7 (13.46%) Twitter
5 5 (9.62%) Juniper
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco
6 4 (7.69%) HP