The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank 745 768 706
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -62
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 193 121 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 157 88 173
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,250 £80,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £61,250 £63,750
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -3.92%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 April 2014 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +27 187 £67,500 -3.57% 25
London -29 73 £68,750 -1.78% 18
South East -28 25 £75,000 +7.14%
Yorkshire -27 24 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East Midlands 0 18 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Leicestershire - 18 £70,000 - 1
South West +12 16 £45,000 -7.21% 1
West Yorkshire -18 15 £55,000 +10.00% 2
City of London 0 14 £63,250 -14.23% 8
Leeds -8 14 £55,000 +7.31% 2
North West +11 13 £72,500 +3.57% 1
Bristol - 13 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +7 11 £100,000 +42.85%
East of England +1 11 £67,500 +35.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 11 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 10 £67,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £77,500 -
Wokingham - 7 £100,000 -
Harrogate - 7 £55,000 -
Hinckley - 7 £70,000 -
Manchester - 5 £51,000 - 1
Leicester - 4 £75,000 - 1
York - 4 - -
West Sussex +2 3 £75,000 +47.05%
West Midlands +2 3 £85,000 -
Scotland -11 3 - -
East Yorkshire - 3 £72,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £65,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Lancashire +5 2 £72,500 +3.57%

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 142 (37.37%) Oracle
2 119 (31.32%) Java
3 96 (25.26%) Finance
4 89 (23.42%) Enterprise Architecture
5 88 (23.16%) SOA
6 73 (19.21%) .NET
7 70 (18.42%) Microsoft
8 66 (17.37%) Windows
9 60 (15.79%) SQL
10 54 (14.21%) HTML
10 54 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (13.68%) Retail
12 51 (13.42%) TOGAF
13 48 (12.63%) Degree
13 48 (12.63%) Enterprise Software
14 47 (12.37%) Project Management
15 46 (12.11%) JavaScript
16 43 (11.32%) Web Services
17 42 (11.05%) J2EE
18 41 (10.79%) IBM
19 40 (10.53%) SAP
19 40 (10.53%) E-Commerce
19 40 (10.53%) Migration
20 38 (10.00%) SharePoint
21 37 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
21 37 (9.74%) Scrum
21 37 (9.74%) Technical Architecture
22 36 (9.47%) Oracle Applications
22 36 (9.47%) WebSphere
22 36 (9.47%) Linux

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 38 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 36 (9.47%) WebSphere
3 20 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (5.00%) Node.js
5 9 (2.37%) FileNet
5 9 (2.37%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.11%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.11%) Apache
7 7 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.58%) Mule
9 5 (1.32%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.05%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.79%) CMS
11 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.53%) Drupal
12 2 (0.53%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.53%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.53%) Liferay
Applications
1 18 (4.74%) MS Office
2 14 (3.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.53%) MS Project
3 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (9.47%) Oracle Applications
2 23 (6.05%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (2.11%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.53%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.26%) Maximo
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.32%) SaaS
2 7 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.79%) IaaS
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.05%) Internet
2 4 (1.05%) Broadband
3 3 (0.79%) Firewall
4 2 (0.53%) Intranet
5 1 (0.26%) Extranet
5 1 (0.26%) SMTP
5 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.26%) HTTP
5 1 (0.26%) VPN
5 1 (0.26%) MVNO
5 1 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.37%) MySQL
3 24 (6.32%) Relational Database
4 20 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.74%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (3.68%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.89%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.37%) Hazelcast
8 9 (2.37%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (1.84%) Big Data
11 6 (1.58%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.58%) Redis
11 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.58%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (3.95%) MSI
2 5 (1.32%) NUnit
2 5 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.32%) MSTest
2 5 (1.32%) Moq
3 4 (1.05%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.05%) CruiseControl
4 3 (0.79%) Maven
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.53%) PhoneGap
5 2 (0.53%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.53%) Subversion
6 1 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.26%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 96 (25.26%) Finance
2 52 (13.68%) Retail
3 33 (8.68%) Banking
4 31 (8.16%) Telecoms
5 29 (7.63%) Law
6 26 (6.84%) Legal
7 16 (4.21%) International Banking
8 10 (2.63%) Advertising
9 9 (2.37%) Marketing
10 6 (1.58%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.79%) Games
12 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.79%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.53%) Electronics
13 2 (0.53%) Military
13 2 (0.53%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.53%) Billing
14 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (19.21%) .NET
2 54 (14.21%) HTML
3 43 (11.32%) Web Services
4 42 (11.05%) J2EE
5 31 (8.16%) Middleware
6 27 (7.11%) Spring
7 25 (6.58%) HTML5
8 24 (6.32%) XML
9 23 (6.05%) ASP.NET
10 21 (5.53%) Hibernate
11 20 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
12 19 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (5.00%) CSS
13 15 (3.95%) SOAP
14 14 (3.68%) .NET Framework
15 13 (3.42%) WCF
16 12 (3.16%) NHibernate
17 11 (2.89%) REST
18 10 (2.63%) Java EE
19 9 (2.37%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.63%) Enterprise Software
2 35 (9.21%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.74%) Open Source
5 13 (3.42%) Data Integration
6 10 (2.63%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.37%) BBC
8 7 (1.84%) Mobile Payment
8 7 (1.84%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.32%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.32%) Social Media
9 5 (1.32%) iPad
10 4 (1.05%) iPhone
10 4 (1.05%) Replication
11 3 (0.79%) GIS
12 2 (0.53%) Informatics
12 2 (0.53%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.53%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.53%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.37%) Windows
2 36 (9.47%) Linux
3 19 (5.00%) UNIX
4 18 (4.74%) Android
5 17 (4.47%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.79%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (23.42%) Enterprise Architecture
2 88 (23.16%) SOA
3 54 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (13.42%) TOGAF
5 47 (12.37%) Project Management
6 40 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 40 (10.53%) Migration
7 37 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (9.74%) Scrum
7 37 (9.74%) Technical Architecture
8 28 (7.37%) UML
9 27 (7.11%) ERP
9 27 (7.11%) Analytics
10 24 (6.32%) CRM
11 23 (6.05%) MVC
11 23 (6.05%) Risk Management
12 22 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (5.26%) Service Delivery
13 20 (5.26%) Software Engineering
14 18 (4.74%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 119 (31.32%) Java
2 60 (15.79%) SQL
3 46 (12.11%) JavaScript
4 24 (6.32%) PHP
5 20 (5.26%) C#
6 12 (3.16%) Ruby
7 9 (2.37%) Groovy
8 7 (1.84%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.32%) Scala
10 2 (0.53%) Python
10 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.26%) Perl
11 1 (0.26%) C++
11 1 (0.26%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (12.63%) Degree
2 16 (4.21%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.79%) MBA
4 3 (0.79%) PhD
5 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) HND
6 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.47%) QA
2 7 (1.84%) COBIT
3 5 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.26%) BS7799
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (2.11%) Hyper-V
2 7 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.32%) vSphere
4 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 15 (3.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (1.05%) SCCM
3 2 (0.53%) SCOM
3 2 (0.53%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.26%) MOM
4 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 142 (37.37%) Oracle
2 70 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 41 (10.79%) IBM
4 40 (10.53%) SAP
5 15 (3.95%) hybris
5 15 (3.95%) LANDesk
5 15 (3.95%) ATG
5 15 (3.95%) Altiris
5 15 (3.95%) Citrix
6 14 (3.68%) Mantas
6 14 (3.68%) Actimize
7 13 (3.42%) VMware
8 8 (2.11%) Demandware
9 7 (1.84%) JD Edwards
10 6 (1.58%) Fujitsu
10 6 (1.58%) Informatica
11 5 (1.32%) Google
11 5 (1.32%) Veritas
12 4 (1.05%) WSO2
12 4 (1.05%) Trillium
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £75000 - £87000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: £competitive + benefits + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits & pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum C£45k - £55k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: Strong salary, bonus, healthcare, car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
IT HR
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Hammersmith, W6
Arts Alliance Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Premier Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago