The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Applications Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 768 797 812
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 146 165 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 122 134 145
Median salary £69,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £91,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%

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
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

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 24 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 146 £69,000 +6.15% 18
London +55 75 £78,750 +8.62% 5
South East +17 37 £67,500 +8.00% 4
Berkshire +22 16 £65,000 -3.70%
East of England +33 14 £59,000 -1.66%
City of London +62 12 £83,000 +18.57% 2
Surrey +25 11 £70,000 +9.80% 3
Cambridgeshire +21 9 £58,000 +10.47%
West Midlands +7 9 £55,000 -16.98% 7
Oxfordshire -5 8 £68,000 +36.00%
Oxford - 8 £68,000 -
Maidenhead -5 7 £65,000 +8.33%
North East +6 5 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hertfordshire +25 4 £70,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £52,500 - 2
Huntingdon - 4 £58,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £52,500 - 2
Peterborough +7 3 £65,000 +23.80%
Solihull - 3 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire +15 2 £50,750 -15.41%
West Yorkshire +11 2 £50,750 -15.41%
South West +4 2 £97,500 -
Coventry +3 2 £51,250 -26.78% 2
Canary Wharf +1 2 £85,000 -
North West -5 2 £85,000 +30.76%
Manchester -12 2 £85,000 +33.33%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £70,000 -
Newbury - 2 £55,000 -
Watford +22 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Buckinghamshire +19 1 £67,500 +15.38% 1

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Applications Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 124 (44.13%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (38.79%) Java
3 91 (32.38%) .NET
4 79 (28.11%) C#
5 68 (24.20%) HTML
6 66 (23.49%) JavaScript
6 66 (23.49%) Microsoft
7 65 (23.13%) TOGAF
8 64 (22.78%) Web Services
9 60 (21.35%) CSS
10 56 (19.93%) Oracle
10 56 (19.93%) Finance
11 52 (18.51%) SQL Server
12 50 (17.79%) SOAP
13 48 (17.08%) ASP.NET
14 45 (16.01%) Microsoft Azure
15 43 (15.30%) MVC
16 42 (14.95%) WCF
16 42 (14.95%) Content Management
16 42 (14.95%) Stakeholder Management
17 39 (13.88%) Middleware
18 38 (13.52%) SOA
18 38 (13.52%) ASP.NET MVC
19 35 (12.46%) ASP.NET Web API
20 32 (11.39%) SQL
21 30 (10.68%) SharePoint
21 30 (10.68%) Web Application Development
21 30 (10.68%) Waterfall
22 28 (9.96%) Active Directory
23 27 (9.61%) Software Engineering

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (10.68%) SharePoint
2 25 (8.90%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.63%) CMS
4 12 (4.27%) Oracle Service Bus
5 10 (3.56%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.20%) Apache
6 9 (3.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (3.20%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.85%) WebLogic
8 6 (2.14%) Documentum
8 6 (2.14%) IIS
8 6 (2.14%) Jetty
9 4 (1.42%) JBoss
10 2 (0.71%) Confluence
10 2 (0.71%) JCAPS
10 2 (0.71%) Mule
10 2 (0.71%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.49%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (4.27%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (3.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 3 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.71%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 45 (16.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (9.61%) Office 365
3 24 (8.54%) SaaS
4 17 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (5.69%) PaaS
6 5 (1.78%) IaaS
7 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.71%) SAN
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) LAN
2 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (18.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.34%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.20%) GIS
3 9 (3.20%) MySQL
4 7 (2.49%) Big Data
5 5 (1.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.36%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.36%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (3.20%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.85%) FindBugs
2 8 (2.85%) JIRA
2 8 (2.85%) Maven
3 7 (2.49%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.14%) Ant
4 6 (2.14%) Apache Ivy
4 6 (2.14%) Checkstyle
4 6 (2.14%) Cobertura
4 6 (2.14%) EasyMock
4 6 (2.14%) Hudson
4 6 (2.14%) jMock
4 6 (2.14%) JUnit
4 6 (2.14%) LoadRunner
4 6 (2.14%) Mockito
4 6 (2.14%) Selenium
4 6 (2.14%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.14%) The Grinder
4 6 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (1.42%) Git (software)
General
1 56 (19.93%) Finance
2 16 (5.69%) Law
3 14 (4.98%) Banking
4 13 (4.63%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.56%) Legal
6 8 (2.85%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.14%) Marketing
8 5 (1.78%) Retail
9 4 (1.42%) Advertising
10 3 (1.07%) Electronics
11 2 (0.71%) Automotive
12 1 (0.36%) Back Office
12 1 (0.36%) Billing
12 1 (0.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (32.38%) .NET
2 68 (24.20%) HTML
3 64 (22.78%) Web Services
4 60 (21.35%) CSS
5 50 (17.79%) SOAP
6 48 (17.08%) ASP.NET
7 42 (14.95%) WCF
8 39 (13.88%) Middleware
9 38 (13.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (12.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (9.25%) Spring
12 25 (8.90%) Java EE
12 25 (8.90%) jQuery
13 17 (6.05%) AngularJS
13 17 (6.05%) REST
14 16 (5.69%) RESTful
14 16 (5.69%) XML
15 15 (5.34%) Ajax
15 15 (5.34%) JSON
15 15 (5.34%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.27%) Algorithms
3 12 (4.27%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.85%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (2.14%) Cybercrime
6 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.14%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.07%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.07%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.71%) FMCG
9 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.36%) Fintech
9 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.47%) Linux
1 21 (7.47%) Unix
2 15 (5.34%) Windows
3 6 (2.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.36%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (44.13%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (23.13%) TOGAF
3 43 (15.30%) MVC
4 42 (14.95%) Content Management
4 42 (14.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (13.52%) SOA
6 30 (10.68%) Waterfall
6 30 (10.68%) Web Application Development
7 27 (9.61%) Scrum
7 27 (9.61%) Software Engineering
7 27 (9.61%) Zachman Framework
8 26 (9.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 24 (8.54%) CRM
9 24 (8.54%) TDD
10 23 (8.19%) SDLC
11 22 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (7.83%) Software Architecture
12 21 (7.47%) Analytics
12 21 (7.47%) ERP
13 19 (6.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 109 (38.79%) Java
2 79 (28.11%) C#
3 66 (23.49%) JavaScript
4 32 (11.39%) SQL
5 26 (9.25%) PowerShell
6 19 (6.76%) PHP
7 12 (4.27%) Python
8 6 (2.14%) C++
8 6 (2.14%) Groovy
9 5 (1.78%) C
10 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.07%) Ruby
11 2 (0.71%) Perl
11 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.36%) PHP 4
12 1 (0.36%) Scala
12 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (9.25%) Degree
2 21 (7.47%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.20%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.49%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) CEH
5 2 (0.71%) SANS
6 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.27%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) JSP 440
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) HL7
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (9.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.42%) Docker
3 3 (1.07%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (2.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 6 (2.14%) MOM
2 4 (1.42%) Puppet
3 2 (0.71%) HP Fortify
3 2 (0.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 66 (23.49%) Microsoft
2 56 (19.93%) Oracle
3 25 (8.90%) SAP
4 13 (4.63%) IBM
5 9 (3.20%) BEA
5 9 (3.20%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.14%) TIBCO
7 5 (1.78%) CA
7 5 (1.78%) Citrix
8 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.71%) Coverity
8 2 (0.71%) Google
8 2 (0.71%) HP
8 2 (0.71%) Infor
8 2 (0.71%) Qualys
8 2 (0.71%) Remedy
8 2 (0.71%) Sage
8 2 (0.71%) Veracode
9 1 (0.36%) Nintex
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