The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 765 696 788
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +92
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 121 178 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.18% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 90 139 66
Average salary £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,750 £58,933
10% offered a salary of more than £90,250 £90,000 £80,800
UK excluding London average salary £64,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Architect
Salary Trend

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

Applications Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Architect over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Applications Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications 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 Applications Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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 -56 102 £70,000 +3.70% 18
South East -53 28 £70,000 +5.66% 4
London -74 25 £80,000 +14.28% 8
Berkshire +8 21 £74,000 -15.42% 4
Scotland +26 15 £64,000 -8.57% 1
Glasgow +19 13 £64,000 -8.57% 1
North West +5 11 £52,500 -19.23%
East of England -5 9 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Reading +5 8 £73,000 -16.57% 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire -5 7 £68,750 +52.77%
South West -10 7 £72,500 +26.08% 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £68,750 -
Manchester - 7 £52,500 -
Leeds - 6 £70,000 -
Bristol -1 5 - -
East Midlands +25 4 £53,458 -40.60%
Surrey -17 4 £62,500 +45.34%
West Midlands -19 4 £73,750 +34.09% 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 £53,458 -
Nottingham - 4 £53,458 -
Watford - 4 £65,000 - 2
Maidenhead - 4 £70,000 - 1
Stockport - 4 £52,500 -
City of London -19 3 £77,500 +10.71% 4
Crawley -4 2 - -
Lancashire -6 2 £72,500 +11.53%
West Sussex -10 2 - -
Cheshire -10 2 £42,500 -22.72%
West Bromwich - 2 £77,500 -

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title.

1 107 (45.92%) Java
2 89 (38.20%) Oracle
3 73 (31.33%) .NET
4 70 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (28.33%) Finance
6 65 (27.90%) Microsoft
7 60 (25.75%) SOA
8 49 (21.03%) JavaScript
9 48 (20.60%) HTML
9 48 (20.60%) Enterprise Architecture
10 47 (20.17%) SAP
11 46 (19.74%) TOGAF
12 45 (19.31%) SQL
12 45 (19.31%) SQL Server
13 41 (17.60%) J2EE
14 38 (16.31%) Software Engineering
14 38 (16.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (15.88%) ASP.NET
15 37 (15.88%) Enterprise Software
16 34 (14.59%) C#
17 32 (13.73%) CSS
17 32 (13.73%) TDD
18 30 (12.88%) Banking
19 28 (12.02%) HTML5
20 27 (11.59%) Waterfall
20 27 (11.59%) Mentoring
20 27 (11.59%) Degree
20 27 (11.59%) UML
21 26 (11.16%) MVC
22 25 (10.73%) Integration Testing

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.44%) CICS
1 15 (6.44%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.01%) Oracle Service Bus
2 14 (6.01%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (6.01%) CMS
3 9 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.58%) Apache
4 6 (2.58%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.15%) JBoss
6 4 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.86%) Node.js
7 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.86%) MS Project
3 2 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (6.01%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (4.29%) Maximo
3 7 (3.00%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (2.58%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.86%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.43%) Exstream
7 1 (0.43%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.43%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.15%) SaaS
2 7 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.72%) PaaS
4 3 (1.29%) IaaS
5 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.29%) Internet
2 5 (2.15%) SSL
3 2 (0.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.31%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.87%) DB2
5 15 (6.44%) RDBMS
6 13 (5.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.43%) Big Data
8 4 (1.72%) MySQL
8 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.86%) DTS
11 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.43%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 14 (6.01%) Git (software)
1 14 (6.01%) Subversion
2 4 (1.72%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.43%) CruiseControl
General
1 66 (28.33%) Finance
2 30 (12.88%) Banking
3 19 (8.15%) Marketing
4 11 (4.72%) Law
5 10 (4.29%) Retail
6 9 (3.86%) Advertising
7 7 (3.00%) Back Office
8 6 (2.58%) Investment Banking
9 5 (2.15%) Legal
9 5 (2.15%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.72%) Electronics
10 4 (1.72%) Military
10 4 (1.72%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.43%) Local Government
12 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (31.33%) .NET
2 48 (20.60%) HTML
3 41 (17.60%) J2EE
4 37 (15.88%) ASP.NET
5 32 (13.73%) CSS
6 28 (12.02%) HTML5
7 24 (10.30%) Spring
8 21 (9.01%) Web Services
9 20 (8.58%) .NET Framework
9 20 (8.58%) Java EE
10 18 (7.73%) SOAP
11 16 (6.87%) WCF
11 16 (6.87%) jQuery
12 15 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (6.01%) RESTful
13 14 (6.01%) Play Framework
13 14 (6.01%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (6.01%) XML
13 14 (6.01%) Middleware
13 14 (6.01%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.88%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (9.01%) Open Source
3 18 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.87%) Computer Science
4 16 (6.87%) Mainframe
5 13 (5.58%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (5.15%) User Experience
6 12 (5.15%) Life Science
7 11 (4.72%) Mathematics
8 7 (3.00%) Biology
9 5 (2.15%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.72%) iPad
11 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.86%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
13 1 (0.43%) Data Conversion
13 1 (0.43%) PKI
13 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.58%) Windows
2 11 (4.72%) Linux
3 6 (2.58%) Android
4 5 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.75%) SOA
3 48 (20.60%) Enterprise Architecture
4 46 (19.74%) TOGAF
5 38 (16.31%) Software Engineering
5 38 (16.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (13.73%) TDD
7 27 (11.59%) Waterfall
7 27 (11.59%) Mentoring
7 27 (11.59%) UML
8 26 (11.16%) MVC
9 25 (10.73%) Integration Testing
10 22 (9.44%) Risk Analysis
10 22 (9.44%) CRM
11 21 (9.01%) Validation
12 19 (8.15%) Project Management
13 17 (7.30%) Scrum
13 17 (7.30%) Zachman Framework
14 14 (6.01%) Coaching
14 14 (6.01%) OO
Programming Languages
1 107 (45.92%) Java
2 49 (21.03%) JavaScript
3 45 (19.31%) SQL
4 34 (14.59%) C#
5 15 (6.44%) T-SQL
5 15 (6.44%) COBOL
6 11 (4.72%) Ruby
6 11 (4.72%) PHP
7 5 (2.15%) XPath
7 5 (2.15%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.72%) C++
9 3 (1.29%) VB
10 2 (0.86%) Python
11 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (11.59%) Degree
2 13 (5.58%) SC Cleared
2 13 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.72%) HND
4 3 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.86%) CCNP
5 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.86%) MCITP
5 2 (0.86%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.43%) CCNA
6 1 (0.43%) MCSE
6 1 (0.43%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.43%) PMP
6 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.73%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (4.72%) Hyper-V
2 7 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.58%) SCCM
2 2 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (38.20%) Oracle
2 65 (27.90%) Microsoft
3 47 (20.17%) SAP
4 20 (8.58%) IBM
5 14 (6.01%) Sitecore
6 10 (4.29%) Syclo
7 9 (3.86%) VMware
8 7 (3.00%) Siebel
9 6 (2.58%) HP
10 5 (2.15%) Cisco
11 4 (1.72%) NetApp
11 4 (1.72%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.72%) EMC
11 4 (1.72%) TOWER Software
12 3 (1.29%) Fujitsu
13 2 (0.86%) Primavera
13 2 (0.86%) Citrix
13 2 (0.86%) Sybase
13 2 (0.86%) Unisys
14 1 (0.43%) Nintex
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