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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Architect
Rank 824 775 778
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 80 96 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.088% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.094% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 73 85 120
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +9.09%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

.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 August 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 August 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 -31 76 £67,500 +3.84% 16
London -31 35 £70,000 - 5
South East -10 17 £67,500 +3.84% 3
City of London -16 12 £70,000 +16.66% 2
North West -14 11 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Surrey +5 10 £67,500 +3.84% 2
East of England +6 9 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Manchester +3 8 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Egham - 6 £67,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £65,000 -
Scotland -17 4 £70,000 - 1
Edinburgh -7 3 £70,000 -
West Midlands -8 3 £75,000 -
Birmingham +3 2 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire -7 2 £56,250 -9.99%
Cheshire -18 2 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £75,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £61,250 - 1
Bedford - 2 £56,250 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Cobham - 1 £60,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £55,000 - 1
Oxford - 1 £67,500 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £75,000 - 1
Romford - 1 £65,000 -
Ealing - 1 £52,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1

.NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 167 (100.00%) .NET
2 134 (80.24%) C#
3 109 (65.27%) SQL Server
4 93 (55.69%) ASP.NET
5 61 (36.53%) TDD
6 56 (33.53%) Scrum
7 55 (32.93%) WCF
8 54 (32.34%) Microsoft
9 50 (29.94%) MVC
10 44 (26.35%) SOA
11 41 (24.55%) JavaScript
12 37 (22.16%) Finance
13 36 (21.56%) SQL
13 36 (21.56%) OO
14 35 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (20.36%) Software Engineering
15 34 (20.36%) Digital Media
16 33 (19.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (17.96%) CMS
17 30 (17.96%) Java
18 28 (16.77%) HTML
18 28 (16.77%) Sitecore
18 28 (16.77%) BDD
19 25 (14.97%) BizTalk Server
20 24 (14.37%) RUP
21 23 (13.77%) .NET Framework
22 22 (13.17%) jQuery
23 21 (12.57%) UML
24 19 (11.38%) WPF
24 19 (11.38%) HTML5

.NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (17.96%) CMS
2 25 (14.97%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (8.98%) SharePoint
3 15 (8.98%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (7.19%) Node.js
5 10 (5.99%) IIS
6 9 (5.39%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.99%) EPiServer CMS
8 3 (1.80%) Sitefinity
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.60%) DNN
Applications
1 15 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.19%) Internet
2 3 (1.80%) Intranet
2 3 (1.80%) Extranet
3 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (65.27%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.99%) MySQL
5 9 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.79%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.59%) Big Data
8 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.40%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.80%) DB2
10 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (8.98%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.99%) NUnit
4 3 (1.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.80%) Moq
4 3 (1.80%) Subversion
5 2 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.20%) MSTest
5 2 (1.20%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.60%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 37 (22.16%) Finance
2 9 (5.39%) Retail
3 7 (4.19%) Publishing
4 6 (3.59%) Games
5 4 (2.40%) Advertising
6 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.20%) French Language
7 2 (1.20%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (100.00%) .NET
2 93 (55.69%) ASP.NET
3 55 (32.93%) WCF
4 33 (19.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (16.77%) HTML
6 23 (13.77%) .NET Framework
7 22 (13.17%) jQuery
8 19 (11.38%) WPF
8 19 (11.38%) HTML5
9 18 (10.78%) CSS
10 15 (8.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (7.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (7.19%) Spring.NET
12 12 (7.19%) CSS3
13 9 (5.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (4.79%) Backbone.js
14 8 (4.79%) Web Services
15 7 (4.19%) WinForms
16 6 (3.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.36%) Digital Media
2 18 (10.78%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.99%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.40%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.40%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.20%) RIA
6 2 (1.20%) Physics
7 1 (0.60%) Kindle
7 1 (0.60%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.39%) Windows
2 7 (4.19%) Linux
2 7 (4.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.53%) TDD
2 56 (33.53%) Scrum
3 50 (29.94%) MVC
4 44 (26.35%) SOA
5 36 (21.56%) OO
6 35 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (20.36%) Software Engineering
8 28 (16.77%) BDD
9 24 (14.37%) RUP
10 21 (12.57%) UML
11 18 (10.78%) Requirements Analysis
12 16 (9.58%) OOD
13 14 (8.38%) Domain-Driven Design
13 14 (8.38%) Enterprise Architecture
13 14 (8.38%) E-Commerce
14 13 (7.78%) CRM
15 11 (6.59%) Kanban
16 10 (5.99%) TOGAF
16 10 (5.99%) OOA/OOD
17 9 (5.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (80.24%) C#
2 41 (24.55%) JavaScript
3 36 (21.56%) SQL
4 30 (17.96%) Java
5 10 (5.99%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.39%) Ruby
7 7 (4.19%) Perl
7 7 (4.19%) PHP
7 7 (4.19%) Python
8 6 (3.59%) C
9 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (8.98%) MCSE
3 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 6 (3.59%) Degree
5 1 (0.60%) ISEB
5 1 (0.60%) MBCS
5 1 (0.60%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.60%) TickIT
2 1 (0.60%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) MOM
Vendors
1 54 (32.34%) Microsoft
2 28 (16.77%) Sitecore
3 15 (8.98%) Oracle
4 7 (4.19%) EPiServer
5 6 (3.59%) Twitter
6 2 (1.20%) Facebook
6 2 (1.20%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.60%) Neolane
7 1 (0.60%) Adobe
7 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 60,000 to £75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Unspecified + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 to £70000 per annum - Pension, Health plan, Life Assurance, 25
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 16 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Prescot
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago