The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Solutions Architect
Rank 895 848 891
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 7 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.026% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.028% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 8
Average salary £65,000 £73,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.86% +47.50%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

.NET Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.NET Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

.NET Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

.NET Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -40 7 £65,000 -11.86%
East of England -23 3 £65,000 +4.00%
London -40 3 £65,000 -18.75%
Hertfordshire - 3 £65,000 -
Surrey -6 1 £62,500 -3.84%
South East -21 1 £62,500 -3.84%
Ealing - 1 £52,500 -

.NET Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) SOA
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
8 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.79%) HTML
9 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.79%) TDD
9 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) MVC
9 3 (15.79%) WCF
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) HTML5
9 3 (15.79%) CSS3
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
10 2 (10.53%) jQuery
10 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
10 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (10.53%) Web Development
10 2 (10.53%) CMS
10 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce

.NET Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
1 2 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) WCF
3 3 (15.79%) CSS3
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) COM
5 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) XSD
5 1 (5.26%) XSL
5 1 (5.26%) MSMQ
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) SOA
2 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft