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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Architect
UK
Rank 726 854 832
Rank change year-on-year
+128 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 119 93 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.093% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.096% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 97 75 81
Median salary £70,000 £66,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,400 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,250 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%

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
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +102 108 £70,000 - 13
London +92 60 £85,000 +9.67% 10
South East +65 29 £67,500 -10.00%
East Sussex - 21 £65,000 -
Brighton - 21 £65,000 -
East of England +24 9 £87,500 -12.50% 1
Scotland +22 9 £55,000 -4.34%
Edinburgh +14 9 £55,000 +10.00%
Essex +23 7 £77,500 -22.50%
City of London +32 6 £67,500 -18.18%
Surrey - 5 £72,500 -
Hove - 5 £70,000 -
Brentwood +12 4 - -
West Midlands -1 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Reigate - 4 £72,500 -
Bromley - 4 - -
Berkshire +32 3 £65,000 -18.75%
Birmingham +3 3 £52,500 -25.00%
North West -17 3 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Manchester -25 3 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 2 £97,500 +68.10%
Basildon - 2 £77,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £97,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £85,000 -
Yorkshire +15 1 £50,000 -20.94%
East Midlands +14 1 £57,500 +30.68%
Maidenhead -1 1 £65,000 -13.33%
Swindon - 1 £65,000 -
Coventry - 1 £47,500 -
South West - 1 £65,000 -

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 86 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (28.90%) Microsoft
3 65 (24.71%) SOA
4 58 (22.05%) Oracle
5 57 (21.67%) .NET
5 57 (21.67%) Java
5 57 (21.67%) Web Services
6 52 (19.77%) Finance
7 50 (19.01%) TOGAF
7 50 (19.01%) Enterprise Software
8 49 (18.63%) Enterprise Architecture
9 48 (18.25%) SQL Server
10 39 (14.83%) SaaS
11 35 (13.31%) SOAP
12 34 (12.93%) C#
13 33 (12.55%) CRM
13 33 (12.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 30 (11.41%) JavaScript
14 30 (11.41%) Middleware
15 25 (9.51%) ASP.NET
15 25 (9.51%) OO
15 25 (9.51%) ERP
16 24 (9.13%) SAP
17 23 (8.75%) MS Excel
17 23 (8.75%) Document Management
18 22 (8.37%) Degree
19 21 (7.98%) IBM
19 21 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
19 21 (7.98%) Relational Database
20 20 (7.60%) REST

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 33 (12.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (5.32%) JBoss
3 13 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.94%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.56%) WebLogic
5 10 (3.80%) JCAPS
6 9 (3.42%) Apache
6 9 (3.42%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (2.66%) CMS
8 6 (2.28%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.52%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.52%) Documentum
10 2 (0.76%) Confluence
10 2 (0.76%) IIS
10 2 (0.76%) Mule
10 2 (0.76%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.38%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (3.42%) Oracle BPM
1 9 (3.42%) Temenos T24
2 5 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.76%) Maximo
5 2 (0.76%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.83%) SaaS
2 19 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (4.18%) PaaS
5 7 (2.66%) Office 365
6 6 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.28%) IaaS
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.94%) HTTP
2 6 (2.28%) Firewall
2 6 (2.28%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (2.28%) IPsec
2 6 (2.28%) Network Security
2 6 (2.28%) SSL
2 6 (2.28%) VPN
2 6 (2.28%) Wireless
3 2 (0.76%) FTP
4 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (18.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.98%) Relational Database
3 17 (6.46%) Big Data
4 11 (4.18%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.28%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.52%) GIS
7 4 (1.52%) HBase
8 3 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.14%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.38%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.56%) AppScan
1 12 (4.56%) Burp Suite
1 12 (4.56%) Paros
2 10 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.66%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.66%) Maven
4 2 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.76%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.76%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.76%) JIRA
5 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (19.77%) Finance
2 17 (6.46%) Manufacturing
2 17 (6.46%) Retail
3 15 (5.70%) Law
4 10 (3.80%) Banking
5 9 (3.42%) Marketing
6 8 (3.04%) Legal
7 7 (2.66%) Billing
8 5 (1.90%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.14%) Publishing
10 2 (0.76%) Back Office
10 2 (0.76%) Electronics
10 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Games
11 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.38%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (21.67%) .NET
1 57 (21.67%) Web Services
2 35 (13.31%) SOAP
3 30 (11.41%) Middleware
4 25 (9.51%) ASP.NET
5 20 (7.60%) REST
6 17 (6.46%) CSS
6 17 (6.46%) Java EE
7 16 (6.08%) HTML
8 14 (5.32%) RESTful
8 14 (5.32%) Spring
9 11 (4.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (4.18%) WCF
10 10 (3.80%) SAP PI
11 9 (3.42%) JSON
12 7 (2.66%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.66%) JMS
12 7 (2.66%) XML
13 6 (2.28%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (2.28%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (19.01%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (6.08%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.04%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.28%) Robotics
5 4 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.52%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.76%) Biometrics
6 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.76%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.76%) Reinsurance
6 2 (0.76%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.38%) Blog
7 1 (0.38%) Contactless
7 1 (0.38%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.38%) EPoS
7 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.42%) Windows
2 8 (3.04%) Linux
3 5 (1.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (24.71%) SOA
3 50 (19.01%) TOGAF
4 49 (18.63%) Enterprise Architecture
5 33 (12.55%) CRM
6 25 (9.51%) ERP
6 25 (9.51%) OO
7 23 (8.75%) Document Management
8 21 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (7.60%) Information Security
9 20 (7.60%) Project Management
10 19 (7.22%) Mentoring
10 19 (7.22%) Security Architecture
10 19 (7.22%) Waterfall
10 19 (7.22%) Zachman Framework
11 18 (6.84%) Line Management
11 18 (6.84%) Risk Analysis
11 18 (6.84%) SDLC
12 16 (6.08%) ITIL
13 15 (5.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 57 (21.67%) Java
2 34 (12.93%) C#
3 30 (11.41%) JavaScript
4 17 (6.46%) SQL
5 11 (4.18%) VB.NET
6 6 (2.28%) C++
6 6 (2.28%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.52%) C
8 2 (0.76%) PHP
9 1 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.38%) Python
9 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (8.37%) Degree
2 15 (5.70%) CISA
2 15 (5.70%) CISSP
3 12 (4.56%) CISM
3 12 (4.56%) CSSLP
4 9 (3.42%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.04%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.14%) GCED
6 3 (1.14%) GCFA
6 3 (1.14%) GPEN
6 3 (1.14%) GPPA
6 3 (1.14%) GSNA
6 3 (1.14%) GSSP-JAVA
6 3 (1.14%) GWAPT
7 2 (0.76%) APMP
8 1 (0.38%) CCSP
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.14%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (2.28%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.28%) XenApp
2 4 (1.52%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (4.56%) HP Fortify
1 12 (4.56%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 76 (28.90%) Microsoft
2 58 (22.05%) Oracle
3 24 (9.13%) SAP
4 21 (7.98%) IBM
5 12 (4.56%) HP
6 10 (3.80%) Infor
6 10 (3.80%) Sage
7 8 (3.04%) Citrix
7 8 (3.04%) Sun
8 6 (2.28%) Blue Prism
8 6 (2.28%) EMC
9 5 (1.90%) Remedy
9 5 (1.90%) TOWER Software
10 4 (1.52%) Kofax
10 4 (1.52%) VMware
11 3 (1.14%) CA
11 3 (1.14%) Informatica
11 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.76%) Ariba
12 2 (0.76%) ESRI
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £90000.00 - £105000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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