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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 736 724 749
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 136 204 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 106 161 99
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,700
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -57 120 £77,500 +10.71% 18
London +23 73 £80,000 +14.28% 7
City of London +40 26 £80,000 +18.51% 3
South East +8 19 £73,750 - 4
Scotland +25 10 £67,500 - 1
East of England +17 10 £70,000 +3.70%
Glasgow - 8 £67,500 - 1
Manchester +13 7 £60,000 - 2
North West -6 7 £60,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -7 6 £57,500 -25.80%
Yorkshire -14 6 £55,000 - 3
West Midlands -17 6 £65,000 -23.52% 2
Cambridgeshire - 6 - -
Milton Keynes - 6 £57,500 -
Berkshire -3 5 £100,000 +32.45%
Wales 0 4 £53,750 -
West Yorkshire -4 4 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Leeds -7 4 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Cardiff - 4 £53,750 -
Staffordshire - 4 £65,000 - 1
South Wales - 4 £53,750 -
Kent +14 3 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire -20 3 £70,000 +3.70%
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
Peterborough - 3 - -
Bedford - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 - -
West Sussex +10 2 - - 1
Hampshire +1 2 £85,000 -
Reading - 2 - -

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 94 (35.61%) Finance
2 86 (32.58%) SOA
3 82 (31.06%) Java
4 70 (26.52%) TOGAF
5 68 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (25.76%) Oracle
6 64 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
7 61 (23.11%) .NET
8 57 (21.59%) Microsoft
9 50 (18.94%) Degree
10 48 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 48 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
11 47 (17.80%) SQL Server
12 44 (16.67%) HTML
13 41 (15.53%) SAP
14 39 (14.77%) CRM
14 39 (14.77%) Software Engineering
15 38 (14.39%) Project Management
16 36 (13.64%) C#
17 34 (12.88%) CSS
17 34 (12.88%) Marketing
18 33 (12.50%) Spring
18 33 (12.50%) Windows
19 32 (12.12%) MVC
20 31 (11.74%) Banking
20 31 (11.74%) ASP.NET
20 31 (11.74%) SQL
21 28 (10.61%) Validation
22 27 (10.23%) Integration Testing
22 27 (10.23%) OO

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 24 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.82%) Oracle Service Bus
2 18 (6.82%) CMS
3 17 (6.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 16 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (3.79%) JBoss
6 9 (3.41%) IIS
7 5 (1.89%) Apache
8 4 (1.52%) OpenEdge
8 4 (1.52%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.14%) Mule
9 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.38%) Node.js
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.38%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 22 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
3 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (6.44%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.76%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.76%) Primavera
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.38%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.85%) SaaS
2 13 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.14%) PaaS
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.55%) Internet
2 7 (2.65%) SSL
3 3 (1.14%) DNS
4 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) MPLS
5 1 (0.38%) Firewall
5 1 (0.38%) LDAP
5 1 (0.38%) VoIP
5 1 (0.38%) FTP
5 1 (0.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.58%) RDBMS
2 20 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 17 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.92%) Big Data
6 10 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.03%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.89%) DB2
10 3 (1.14%) MySQL
10 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.14%) Redis
11 2 (0.76%) OLAP
11 2 (0.76%) DTS
11 2 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 22 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.95%) Subversion
3 9 (3.41%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.14%) Hudson
6 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.38%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.38%) WebSpeed
6 1 (0.38%) Maven
6 1 (0.38%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.38%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 94 (35.61%) Finance
2 34 (12.88%) Marketing
3 31 (11.74%) Banking
4 23 (8.71%) Law
5 17 (6.44%) Retail
6 15 (5.68%) Investment Banking
7 10 (3.79%) Advertising
8 9 (3.41%) Back Office
8 9 (3.41%) Legal
9 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.52%) Publishing
10 4 (1.52%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.76%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.76%) Military
11 2 (0.76%) Electronics
12 1 (0.38%) French Language
12 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (23.11%) .NET
2 44 (16.67%) HTML
3 34 (12.88%) CSS
4 33 (12.50%) Spring
5 31 (11.74%) ASP.NET
6 26 (9.85%) Java EE
7 24 (9.09%) jQuery
8 22 (8.33%) Ajax
8 22 (8.33%) SOAP
8 22 (8.33%) Web Services
8 22 (8.33%) HTML5
9 21 (7.95%) JSON
10 19 (7.20%) RESTful
11 17 (6.44%) OAuth
11 17 (6.44%) Middleware
11 17 (6.44%) SAML
11 17 (6.44%) Play Framework
12 14 (5.30%) XML
13 12 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (9.47%) Computer Science
3 22 (8.33%) Open Source
4 19 (7.20%) Life Science
5 18 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.92%) User Experience
6 13 (4.92%) Mathematics
6 13 (4.92%) Biology
7 9 (3.41%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.27%) iPad
8 6 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.89%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.89%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.89%) Wiki
9 5 (1.89%) PKI
10 3 (1.14%) Blog
10 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.14%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.76%) NHS
11 2 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.50%) Windows
2 16 (6.06%) Linux
3 9 (3.41%) Android
4 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.14%) CentOS
6 2 (0.76%) UNIX
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) zOS
7 1 (0.38%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.58%) SOA
2 70 (26.52%) TOGAF
3 68 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
5 39 (14.77%) Software Engineering
5 39 (14.77%) CRM
6 38 (14.39%) Project Management
7 32 (12.12%) MVC
8 28 (10.61%) Validation
9 27 (10.23%) OO
9 27 (10.23%) Integration Testing
10 25 (9.47%) TDD
11 24 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
12 23 (8.71%) Scrum
13 21 (7.95%) Technical Architecture
14 20 (7.58%) Analytics
15 18 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (6.44%) BPEL
16 17 (6.44%) Finite Element Analysis
16 17 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 82 (31.06%) Java
2 48 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 36 (13.64%) C#
4 31 (11.74%) SQL
5 13 (4.92%) PHP
6 10 (3.79%) Ruby
7 4 (1.52%) XPath
7 4 (1.52%) Progress 4GL
7 4 (1.52%) VB
8 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.14%) C
8 3 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.76%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.76%) C++
10 1 (0.38%) COBOL
10 1 (0.38%) Python
10 1 (0.38%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 50 (18.94%) Degree
2 12 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.14%) HND
5 2 (0.76%) CCNP
5 2 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.76%) MCITP
6 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.95%) QA
2 7 (2.65%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 8 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (3.41%) SCCM
2 6 (2.27%) SCOM
3 3 (1.14%) Puppet
3 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.14%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 68 (25.76%) Oracle
2 57 (21.59%) Microsoft
3 41 (15.53%) SAP
4 26 (9.85%) IBM
5 18 (6.82%) Sitecore
6 13 (4.92%) Siebel
7 11 (4.17%) HP
8 10 (3.79%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.03%) VMware
10 5 (1.89%) Metastorm
10 5 (1.89%) Nintex
10 5 (1.89%) EMC
11 4 (1.52%) Progress
11 4 (1.52%) Cisco
11 4 (1.52%) NetApp
12 2 (0.76%) Informatica
12 2 (0.76%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.76%) ATG
12 2 (0.76%) hybris
12 2 (0.76%) Demandware
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