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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Architect
Rank 807 784 762
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 83 117 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 67 110 121
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £84,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 22 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 22 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
(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
England -18 82 £65,000 -7.14% 9
London -30 31 £72,500 -3.33% 6
North West -2 19 £55,000 +22.22%
Manchester +9 17 £53,750 +13.15%
South East -17 17 £67,500 +12.50%
East of England -9 10 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Surrey -12 9 £67,500 +3.84%
Stockport - 8 £52,500 -
Egham - 8 £67,500 -
City of London +14 6 £75,000 +11.11% 2
Bedfordshire - 5 £60,000 -
Bedford - 5 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -24 4 £65,000 +26.82% 2
Leeds -23 3 £57,500 +12.19%
West Yorkshire -26 3 £57,500 +12.19%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £66,250 - 1
Cheshire -22 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Hertfordshire - 2 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £67,500 -
Oxford - 2 £67,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £57,500 - 1
York +4 1 £65,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £62,500 +25.00%
North Yorkshire -14 1 £65,000 - 2
West Midlands -30 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
Ealing - 1 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
Warwick - 1 £50,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £75,000 -

.NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 163 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (69.94%) C#
3 102 (62.58%) SQL Server
4 91 (55.83%) ASP.NET
5 86 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (51.53%) Microsoft
7 62 (38.04%) TDD
8 51 (31.29%) JavaScript
9 44 (26.99%) Scrum
9 44 (26.99%) MVC
10 41 (25.15%) WCF
11 38 (23.31%) HTML
12 34 (20.86%) SQL
13 31 (19.02%) SOA
13 31 (19.02%) HTML5
14 30 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (17.79%) Microsoft Certification
16 28 (17.18%) MS Excel
17 27 (16.56%) Finance
18 26 (15.95%) .NET Framework
19 25 (15.34%) jQuery
19 25 (15.34%) BizTalk Server
19 25 (15.34%) Mentoring
20 24 (14.72%) SharePoint
21 23 (14.11%) CSS
21 23 (14.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 21 (12.88%) OO
22 21 (12.88%) CMS
23 20 (12.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 20 (12.27%) BDD

.NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (15.34%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (14.72%) SharePoint
3 21 (12.88%) CMS
4 10 (6.13%) Node.js
5 7 (4.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (4.29%) IIS
6 5 (3.07%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.84%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.23%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.61%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 28 (17.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.07%) Internet
2 3 (1.84%) Extranet
2 3 (1.84%) Intranet
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (62.58%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (7.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (7.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (4.91%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.68%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.07%) DB2
7 5 (3.07%) MySQL
8 3 (1.84%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.61%) Big Data
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (10.43%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.84%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.84%) Rational Rose
4 2 (1.23%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.23%) Subversion
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.61%) Moq
5 1 (0.61%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.61%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.61%) NUnit
General
1 27 (16.56%) Finance
2 7 (4.29%) Banking
2 7 (4.29%) Retail
3 5 (3.07%) Publishing
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
4 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) International Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (55.83%) ASP.NET
3 41 (25.15%) WCF
4 38 (23.31%) HTML
5 31 (19.02%) HTML5
6 30 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (15.95%) .NET Framework
8 25 (15.34%) jQuery
9 23 (14.11%) CSS
10 20 (12.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (9.82%) WPF
12 15 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 9 (5.52%) Web Services
16 8 (4.91%) CSS3
17 7 (4.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 7 (4.29%) XML
18 6 (3.68%) Backbone.js
18 6 (3.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.04%) Digital Media
2 9 (5.52%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.84%) User Experience
5 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.23%) Open Source
5 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.23%) Blog
6 1 (0.61%) RIA
6 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.61%) iSeries
6 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.61%) Kindle
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.61%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.68%) Windows
2 5 (3.07%) Linux
2 5 (3.07%) UNIX
3 1 (0.61%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.04%) TDD
3 44 (26.99%) Scrum
3 44 (26.99%) MVC
4 31 (19.02%) SOA
5 25 (15.34%) Mentoring
6 21 (12.88%) OO
7 20 (12.27%) BDD
8 19 (11.66%) Software Engineering
8 19 (11.66%) UML
9 18 (11.04%) RUP
10 14 (8.59%) Project Management
11 12 (7.36%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.36%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (6.75%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (6.75%) CRM
12 11 (6.75%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (6.13%) Data Modelling
13 10 (6.13%) Domain-Driven Design
14 8 (4.91%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 114 (69.94%) C#
2 51 (31.29%) JavaScript
3 34 (20.86%) SQL
4 19 (11.66%) Java
5 16 (9.82%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.29%) Ruby
7 5 (3.07%) Python
7 5 (3.07%) Perl
7 5 (3.07%) PHP
8 4 (2.45%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (17.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (11.04%) MCSE
3 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 2 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.45%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) MOM
Vendors
1 84 (51.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.82%) Sitecore
3 12 (7.36%) Oracle
3 12 (7.36%) Hitachi
3 12 (7.36%) Twitter
4 2 (1.23%) Adobe
4 2 (1.23%) Neolane
4 2 (1.23%) Facebook
4 2 (1.23%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £55k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago