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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 737 738 704
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 156 169 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 126 144 114
Average salary £65,000 £67,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +16.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £47,700
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £92,000 £78,200
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -16 144 £65,000 -1.51% 12
London +8 56 £72,500 -9.37% 4
South East +30 44 £62,500 +4.16% 2
City of London +25 16 £70,000 -5.08% 1
North West -19 14 £63,750 +10.86% 2
Yorkshire +9 13 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Manchester -2 13 £62,500 +8.69% 2
Berkshire +19 12 £67,500 -12.90%
Surrey +10 12 £63,750 +6.25%
Leeds +8 8 £60,000 +4.34% 1
West Sussex +2 8 £65,000 +52.94% 2
West Yorkshire -1 8 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Oxfordshire +7 6 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands -9 5 £66,250 -5.35% 1
Crawley - 5 £65,000 - 2
Banbury - 5 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire +7 4 £65,000 -
Birmingham +6 4 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Scotland +4 4 £63,750 +3.65% 1
East Midlands -4 4 £60,000 -11.11%
Maidenhead - 4 £60,000 -
Doncaster +4 3 £65,000 -
Gatwick - 3 £65,000 -
Northampton - 3 £60,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £55,000 -
South Wales - 3 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £60,000 -
Kent - 3 £65,000 -
Wales - 3 £55,000 -
Glasgow +6 2 - - 1

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 105 (35.47%) Finance
2 83 (28.04%) Oracle
3 82 (27.70%) Java
4 77 (26.01%) Microsoft
5 76 (25.68%) TOGAF
6 74 (25.00%) .NET
7 69 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (20.61%) SQL Server
9 55 (18.58%) Windows
10 52 (17.57%) Linux
10 52 (17.57%) SQL
11 46 (15.54%) MS Excel
11 46 (15.54%) SOA
12 44 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
13 39 (13.18%) HTML
13 39 (13.18%) Migration
14 37 (12.50%) Project Management
15 36 (12.16%) Enterprise Architecture
16 34 (11.49%) Scrum
17 32 (10.81%) Degree
18 30 (10.14%) Spring
18 30 (10.14%) IBM
18 30 (10.14%) C#
18 30 (10.14%) JavaScript
19 29 (9.80%) VMware
20 27 (9.12%) J2EE
21 26 (8.78%) XML
21 26 (8.78%) REST
22 25 (8.45%) Banking
22 25 (8.45%) Business Analysis

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.74%) OpenEdge
2 17 (5.74%) IIS
3 15 (5.07%) Apache
4 9 (3.04%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.04%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.03%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.03%) NetWeaver
7 5 (1.69%) FileNet
8 3 (1.01%) CMS
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.68%) Mule
9 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.68%) Documentum
9 2 (0.68%) JBoss
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 46 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.09%) MS Office
3 12 (4.05%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (3.04%) MS Project
6 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (3.38%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (2.03%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.35%) SAP GRC
3 4 (1.35%) Primavera
3 4 (1.35%) Teamcenter
4 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.68%) Maximo
5 2 (0.68%) JDE World
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.34%) Summit
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.38%) SaaS
3 5 (1.69%) PaaS
4 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.68%) Taleo
6 1 (0.34%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.07%) Firewall
2 9 (3.04%) Internet
3 3 (1.01%) VoIP
3 3 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.68%) DNS
4 2 (0.68%) MPLS
5 1 (0.34%) Wireless
5 1 (0.34%) NFC
5 1 (0.34%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) HTTP
5 1 (0.34%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (20.61%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 19 (6.42%) MySQL
3 19 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (6.08%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.74%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (3.04%) DB2
8 8 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (2.03%) Redis
10 4 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.35%) SAP BW
11 3 (1.01%) OLAP
11 3 (1.01%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.68%) Big Data
12 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.39%) Subversion
3 11 (3.72%) Hudson
4 9 (3.04%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.35%) Maven
6 3 (1.01%) JUnit
6 3 (1.01%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.01%) Selenium
6 3 (1.01%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.68%) FindBugs
7 2 (0.68%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.68%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (0.68%) jMock
7 2 (0.68%) EasyMock
7 2 (0.68%) Mockito
7 2 (0.68%) Ant
7 2 (0.68%) Cobertura
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 105 (35.47%) Finance
2 25 (8.45%) Banking
3 21 (7.09%) Retail
4 10 (3.38%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.70%) Back Office
6 7 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.03%) Law
7 6 (2.03%) Legal
7 6 (2.03%) Marketing
8 4 (1.35%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.68%) Publishing
10 2 (0.68%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.34%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (25.00%) .NET
2 39 (13.18%) HTML
3 30 (10.14%) Spring
4 27 (9.12%) J2EE
5 26 (8.78%) XML
5 26 (8.78%) REST
6 24 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 24 (8.11%) Hibernate
7 21 (7.09%) CSS
8 17 (5.74%) HTML5
9 16 (5.41%) COM
9 16 (5.41%) Web Services
9 16 (5.41%) XHTML
10 15 (5.07%) ActiveMQ
11 11 (3.72%) MSMQ
11 11 (3.72%) Middleware
11 11 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (3.38%) SignalR
13 9 (3.04%) SOAP
14 7 (2.36%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (6.42%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.42%) Client/Server
3 10 (3.38%) Mainframe
3 10 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.04%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.04%) Fat Client
4 9 (3.04%) Thin Client
5 8 (2.70%) LPAR
6 6 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.03%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.35%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.35%) User Experience
8 3 (1.01%) FMCG
8 3 (1.01%) Blog
8 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.68%) CMDB
9 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.34%) BYOD
10 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 55 (18.58%) Windows
2 52 (17.57%) Linux
3 21 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (7.09%) UNIX
4 12 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.04%) CentOS
5 9 (3.04%) AIX
6 6 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.69%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.69%) Android
8 2 (0.68%) HPUX
8 2 (0.68%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.68%) TOGAF
2 69 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (15.54%) SOA
4 39 (13.18%) Migration
5 37 (12.50%) Project Management
6 36 (12.16%) Enterprise Architecture
7 34 (11.49%) Scrum
8 25 (8.45%) Business Analysis
9 24 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
9 24 (8.11%) CRM
10 22 (7.43%) ITIL
11 20 (6.76%) UML
11 20 (6.76%) ERP
11 20 (6.76%) Data Management
11 20 (6.76%) Zachman Framework
12 19 (6.42%) Software Engineering
12 19 (6.42%) Open Source
13 18 (6.08%) Asset Management
14 17 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (5.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 82 (27.70%) Java
2 52 (17.57%) SQL
3 30 (10.14%) C#
3 30 (10.14%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.74%) Progress 4GL
5 10 (3.38%) C
6 9 (3.04%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.69%) C++
9 4 (1.35%) PHP
10 2 (0.68%) COBOL
10 2 (0.68%) VBScript
10 2 (0.68%) VBA
10 2 (0.68%) XPath
11 1 (0.34%) Python
11 1 (0.34%) XQuery
11 1 (0.34%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (10.81%) Degree
2 15 (5.07%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.72%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.36%) HND
5 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.69%) CCNP
6 5 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.69%) MCITP
7 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) MCSD
8 1 (0.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.72%) QA
2 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.01%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (7.09%) Hyper-V
2 16 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (4.73%) Active Directory
4 9 (3.04%) VMware ESX
4 9 (3.04%) Docker
5 1 (0.34%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (4.39%) SCCM
2 11 (3.72%) Puppet
3 10 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.38%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.34%) SCOM
4 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 83 (28.04%) Oracle
2 77 (26.01%) Microsoft
3 30 (10.14%) IBM
4 29 (9.80%) VMware
5 23 (7.77%) SAP
6 18 (6.08%) Cisco
6 18 (6.08%) NetApp
7 17 (5.74%) Progress
8 8 (2.70%) Unisys
8 8 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.70%) JD Edwards
9 5 (1.69%) Siebel
10 4 (1.35%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.35%) Cognos
11 2 (0.68%) Informatica
11 2 (0.68%) Apple
11 2 (0.68%) Ariba
11 2 (0.68%) BMC
11 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.68%) Northgate
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £60,000 to £69,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago