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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 789 817 796
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 134 155 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 100 122 147
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,200 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £92,000 £85,000
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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +34 133 £69,000 +6.15% 12
London +35 62 £80,000 -1.53% 3
South East +43 34 £65,000 - 3
Oxfordshire - 14 £68,000 - 1
East of England +42 13 £59,000 +7.27% 2
Berkshire +25 13 £63,250 -25.58%
North West +17 13 £85,000 +30.76% 2
Manchester +6 12 £85,000 +30.76% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 11 £59,000 +18.00%
Oxford - 11 £68,000 - 1
City of London +46 8 £82,500 +3.12% 1
Surrey +16 6 £72,500 +11.53%
Huntingdon - 5 £58,000 -
Maidenhead +1 4 £65,000 -23.52%
Peterborough +6 3 £65,000 +23.80%
Brentford - 3 £70,000 -
Romford - 3 £70,000 -
Yorkshire +14 2 £50,000 -16.66%
South West +14 2 - -
East Midlands +13 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Cambridge +6 2 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire +1 2 £50,000 -16.66%
West Midlands -16 2 £65,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £85,000 -
Corsham - 2 - -
Kidlington - 2 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire +20 1 £55,000 -26.66% 2
Northampton +13 1 £50,000 -23.07%
Northamptonshire +13 1 £50,000 -23.07%

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 112 (41.79%) Java
2 101 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (25.37%) .NET
4 62 (23.13%) JavaScript
5 58 (21.64%) C#
5 58 (21.64%) Oracle
6 57 (21.27%) HTML
6 57 (21.27%) TOGAF
7 55 (20.52%) Finance
8 49 (18.28%) Microsoft
8 49 (18.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 47 (17.54%) Web Services
10 45 (16.79%) SOA
11 40 (14.93%) SOAP
12 38 (14.18%) CSS
12 38 (14.18%) Enterprise Architecture
13 35 (13.06%) SQL Server
14 34 (12.69%) ASP.NET
15 33 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
16 32 (11.94%) SQL
16 32 (11.94%) Middleware
16 32 (11.94%) Degree
17 31 (11.57%) CRM
18 30 (11.19%) E-Commerce
18 30 (11.19%) Content Management
19 29 (10.82%) Software Engineering
19 29 (10.82%) WCF
19 29 (10.82%) SAP
19 29 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API

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 17 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.97%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.48%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (3.73%) CMS
5 9 (3.36%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.36%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.99%) Apache
6 8 (2.99%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.24%) Documentum
7 6 (2.24%) Jetty
7 6 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.75%) IIS
8 2 (0.75%) JBoss
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.37%) CICS
9 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS Project
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.48%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 7 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.12%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.75%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.72%) PaaS
3 17 (6.34%) Office 365
4 14 (5.22%) SaaS
5 5 (1.87%) IaaS
6 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.49%) SAN
2 2 (0.75%) SSL
3 1 (0.37%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.06%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.58%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.36%) Big Data
4 8 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.61%) MySQL
6 5 (1.87%) GIS
6 5 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.87%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.73%) FindBugs
2 8 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.24%) Ant
4 6 (2.24%) Apache Ivy
4 6 (2.24%) Checkstyle
4 6 (2.24%) Cobertura
4 6 (2.24%) EasyMock
4 6 (2.24%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.24%) Hudson
4 6 (2.24%) JIRA
4 6 (2.24%) jMock
4 6 (2.24%) JUnit
4 6 (2.24%) LoadRunner
4 6 (2.24%) Maven
4 6 (2.24%) Mockito
4 6 (2.24%) Selenium
4 6 (2.24%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.24%) The Grinder
4 6 (2.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 55 (20.52%) Finance
2 13 (4.85%) Banking
3 11 (4.10%) Law
4 9 (3.36%) Legal
5 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.49%) Marketing
6 4 (1.49%) Retail
7 3 (1.12%) Advertising
8 2 (0.75%) Automotive
8 2 (0.75%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Billing
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (25.37%) .NET
2 57 (21.27%) HTML
3 47 (17.54%) Web Services
4 40 (14.93%) SOAP
5 38 (14.18%) CSS
6 34 (12.69%) ASP.NET
7 32 (11.94%) Middleware
8 29 (10.82%) WCF
9 28 (10.45%) AngularJS
9 28 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (10.07%) Spring
11 26 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (9.33%) RESTful
13 23 (8.58%) Java EE
14 21 (7.84%) jQuery
15 18 (6.72%) HTML5
16 17 (6.34%) JSON
16 17 (6.34%) REST
17 16 (5.97%) Node.js
18 15 (5.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (5.60%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.85%) Smart Meter
5 10 (3.73%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.99%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.99%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.24%) Cybercrime
7 6 (2.24%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.87%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.12%) Economics
9 3 (1.12%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.75%) Fintech
10 2 (0.75%) FMCG
10 2 (0.75%) User Experience
11 1 (0.37%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.37%) NHS
11 1 (0.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.22%) Unix
2 13 (4.85%) Linux
2 13 (4.85%) Windows
3 6 (2.24%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.37%) Android
4 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (21.27%) TOGAF
3 49 (18.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (16.79%) SOA
5 38 (14.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 31 (11.57%) CRM
7 30 (11.19%) Content Management
7 30 (11.19%) E-Commerce
8 29 (10.82%) Software Engineering
9 28 (10.45%) Waterfall
9 28 (10.45%) Zachman Framework
10 27 (10.07%) MVC
11 26 (9.70%) TDD
12 24 (8.96%) ITIL
13 23 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (8.58%) Technical Architecture
14 22 (8.21%) SDLC
15 21 (7.84%) Scrum
16 19 (7.09%) Web Application Development
17 18 (6.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 112 (41.79%) Java
2 62 (23.13%) JavaScript
3 58 (21.64%) C#
4 32 (11.94%) SQL
5 23 (8.58%) PHP
6 17 (6.34%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.85%) Python
8 10 (3.73%) C
9 7 (2.61%) C++
10 6 (2.24%) Groovy
11 5 (1.87%) Perl
12 4 (1.49%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.75%) Ruby
13 2 (0.75%) Scala
13 2 (0.75%) VBA
14 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.37%) VB
14 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (11.94%) Degree
2 19 (7.09%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.61%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.49%) CEH
5 4 (1.49%) SANS
6 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.84%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) SLA
3 2 (0.75%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.37%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (6.34%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.85%) Docker
3 2 (0.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (4.85%) Puppet
2 6 (2.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 6 (2.24%) MOM
3 4 (1.49%) HP Fortify
3 4 (1.49%) Nessus
Vendors
1 58 (21.64%) Oracle
2 49 (18.28%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.82%) SAP
4 14 (5.22%) Sitecore
5 10 (3.73%) IBM
6 9 (3.36%) BEA
6 9 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.61%) CA
8 6 (2.24%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.49%) Citrix
9 4 (1.49%) Coverity
9 4 (1.49%) HP
9 4 (1.49%) Qualys
9 4 (1.49%) Veracode
10 3 (1.12%) Capita
10 3 (1.12%) NGA Human Resources
11 2 (0.75%) Google
11 2 (0.75%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.75%) Remedy
12 1 (0.37%) Apple
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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