The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Architecture over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Architecture
Rank 882 897 863
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Architecture 20 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.023% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.028% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 21
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £105,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £30,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94169 96137 88067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.15% 82.80% 81.74%
Number of salaries quoted 77699 76727 72090
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Computer Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Architecture within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Computer Architecture
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Architecture within the UK.

Computer Architecture Salary Trend in the UK

Computer Architecture
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Architecture over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 within the UK.

Computer Architecture Salary Histogram in the UK

Computer Architecture
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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 +18 20 £45,000 - 4
London 0 14 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East of England +5 4 £45,000 +50.00%
Hertfordshire -6 4 £45,000 +157.14%
Royston - 4 £45,000 -
City of London - 2 £45,000 -
South East - 1 £32,500 - 3
South West - 1 £38,000 -
Crawley - 1 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Bristol - 1 £38,000 -

Computer Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Computer Architecture also 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 that cited Computer Architecture.

1 29 (74.36%) Degree
2 27 (69.23%) C++
3 20 (51.28%) C
4 18 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 17 (43.59%) Java
5 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
6 16 (41.03%) Linux
7 13 (33.33%) Windows
8 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
9 11 (28.21%) Ethernet
9 11 (28.21%) C#
9 11 (28.21%) SQL
10 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
10 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
11 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
11 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
11 9 (23.08%) Python
11 9 (23.08%) Finance
11 9 (23.08%) VMware
11 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
11 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
11 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
11 9 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012

Computer Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Computer Architecture also 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 that cited Computer Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
1 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
1 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 11 (28.21%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.13%) SAN
3 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) KDB
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
2 5 (12.82%) Subversion
2 5 (12.82%) LLVM
3 4 (10.26%) Eclipse RCP
3 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) SilkTest
General
1 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 5 (12.82%) Aerospace
3 5 (12.82%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Software Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (17.95%) Administrator
3 6 (15.38%) Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Compiler Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.56%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Graduate
8 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) DirectX
2 4 (10.26%) .NET
3 3 (7.69%) WCF
3 3 (7.69%) WPF
4 2 (5.13%) OpenGL
5 1 (2.56%) POSIX
5 1 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
3 6 (15.38%) User Experience
4 5 (12.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (12.82%) VHDL
5 4 (10.26%) Verilog
5 4 (10.26%) Equities
5 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (10.26%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
7 2 (5.13%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (2.56%) Derivative
8 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.56%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 13 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) VxWorks
5 4 (10.26%) Android
6 2 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 7 (17.95%) Information Security
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) TDD
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) BDD
4 6 (15.38%) OOP
4 6 (15.38%) OO
5 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.82%) Validation
5 5 (12.82%) Electronic Design Automation
5 5 (12.82%) SDLC
6 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) Automation Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.69%) MVC
7 3 (7.69%) RAD
7 3 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C++
2 20 (51.28%) C
3 17 (43.59%) Java
4 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) C#
5 9 (23.08%) Python
5 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 5 (12.82%) Assembly Language
7 4 (10.26%) Ruby
8 3 (7.69%) VBScript
9 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.56%) F#
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) PhD
3 2 (5.13%) CCNP
3 2 (5.13%) CCDP
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) VMware
2 5 (12.82%) Progress
3 3 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago