The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Architect
Rank 808 782 766
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 89 117 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 73 109 123
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

.NET Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Architect within the UK.

.NET Architect Salary Trend in the UK

.NET Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Architect over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 within the UK.

.NET Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

.NET Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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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
England -44 89 £62,500 -10.71% 5
London -24 35 £75,000 -6.25% 1
North West -6 24 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Manchester +4 21 £53,750 +13.15% 1
South East -16 15 £67,500 +12.50%
East of England -13 10 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Stockport - 10 £52,500 - 1
Surrey -17 9 £67,500 +3.84%
Egham - 8 £67,500 -
City of London +27 5 £80,000 -
Bedford - 5 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £60,000 -
Cheshire -10 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Yorkshire -36 3 £65,000 +26.82% 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £66,250 - 1
West Yorkshire -21 2 £57,500 +12.19%
Leeds -27 2 £57,500 +12.19%
Cambridge - 2 £57,500 - 1
Crewe - 2 £53,750 - 1
Oxford - 2 £67,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £67,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £65,000 -
York +7 1 £65,000 - 1
East Midlands 0 1 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £62,500 +25.00%
North Yorkshire -11 1 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands -25 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Ealing - 1 £52,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -

.NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Architect in their job title 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 with .NET Architect in their job title.

1 170 (100.00%) .NET
2 115 (67.65%) C#
3 104 (61.18%) SQL Server
4 93 (54.71%) ASP.NET
5 89 (52.35%) Microsoft
6 86 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (36.47%) TDD
8 52 (30.59%) JavaScript
9 46 (27.06%) MVC
10 44 (25.88%) Scrum
10 44 (25.88%) WCF
11 39 (22.94%) HTML
12 36 (21.18%) SQL
13 33 (19.41%) HTML5
14 32 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (17.65%) SOA
15 30 (17.65%) Mentoring
16 29 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
17 28 (16.47%) MS Excel
18 27 (15.88%) .NET Framework
19 25 (14.71%) Finance
19 25 (14.71%) SharePoint
19 25 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
19 25 (14.71%) CSS
19 25 (14.71%) jQuery
20 24 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 22 (12.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 21 (12.35%) Software Engineering
23 20 (11.76%) CMS
23 20 (11.76%) OO

.NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Architect in their job title 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 with .NET Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (14.71%) SharePoint
1 25 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
2 20 (11.76%) CMS
3 9 (5.29%) Node.js
4 7 (4.12%) IIS
5 6 (3.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (2.94%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.76%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.59%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.59%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.59%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 28 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) GitHub
2 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) Internet
2 3 (1.76%) Extranet
2 3 (1.76%) Intranet
3 2 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (61.18%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (7.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (5.29%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.53%) DB2
8 6 (3.53%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.94%) MySQL
10 3 (1.76%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.59%) Big Data
12 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (9.41%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.76%) Rational Rose
3 3 (1.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.18%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.18%) Subversion
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.59%) NUnit
5 1 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.59%) Moq
5 1 (0.59%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.59%) Jasmine
General
1 25 (14.71%) Finance
2 8 (4.71%) Banking
3 7 (4.12%) Retail
4 4 (2.35%) Publishing
5 2 (1.18%) Marketing
5 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) International Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (100.00%) .NET
2 93 (54.71%) ASP.NET
3 44 (25.88%) WCF
4 39 (22.94%) HTML
5 33 (19.41%) HTML5
6 32 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (15.88%) .NET Framework
8 25 (14.71%) jQuery
8 25 (14.71%) CSS
9 22 (12.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (9.41%) WPF
12 15 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 10 (5.88%) Web Services
15 9 (5.29%) XML
16 8 (4.71%) CSS3
17 7 (4.12%) Ajax
18 6 (3.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 5 (2.94%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.76%) Digital Media
2 11 (6.47%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.76%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.76%) User Experience
6 2 (1.18%) Blog
6 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.18%) Open Source
7 1 (0.59%) Kindle
7 1 (0.59%) RIA
7 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.59%) iSeries
7 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.59%) AS400
7 1 (0.59%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.59%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.59%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.12%) Windows
2 4 (2.35%) Linux
2 4 (2.35%) UNIX
3 1 (0.59%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (36.47%) TDD
3 46 (27.06%) MVC
4 44 (25.88%) Scrum
5 30 (17.65%) SOA
5 30 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 21 (12.35%) Software Engineering
7 20 (11.76%) OO
8 19 (11.18%) UML
8 19 (11.18%) BDD
9 18 (10.59%) RUP
10 17 (10.00%) Project Management
11 13 (7.65%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (7.06%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (7.06%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.47%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (5.88%) CRM
14 10 (5.88%) Data Modelling
14 10 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
14 10 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 115 (67.65%) C#
2 52 (30.59%) JavaScript
3 36 (21.18%) SQL
4 18 (10.59%) T-SQL
4 18 (10.59%) Java
5 6 (3.53%) Ruby
6 5 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.35%) Python
7 4 (2.35%) Perl
7 4 (2.35%) PHP
8 1 (0.59%) XPath
8 1 (0.59%) XQuery
8 1 (0.59%) C
8 1 (0.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (10.59%) MCSE
3 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 4 (2.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 89 (52.35%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.82%) Sitecore
3 13 (7.65%) Hitachi
4 12 (7.06%) Twitter
5 11 (6.47%) Oracle
6 2 (1.18%) Neolane
6 2 (1.18%) Facebook
6 2 (1.18%) Adobe
7 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.59%) EPiServer
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago