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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Architecture
Rank 883 895 823
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -72
Permanent jobs citing Computer Architecture 12 4 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.004% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.004% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 63
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £52,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - £39,250

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
92374 89648 91863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.25% 81.74% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 76138 72001 78206
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 December 2014 within the UK.

Computer Architecture Salary Histogram in the UK

Computer Architecture
Top 5 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 18 December 2014. 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 12 £45,000 -14.28% 2
London +33 10 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Cambridge -6 2 £30,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -9 2 £30,000 - 1
East of England -22 2 £30,000 - 1

Computer Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 30 (73.17%) C++
1 30 (73.17%) Java
2 29 (70.73%) C#
3 27 (65.85%) Python
3 27 (65.85%) Ruby
3 27 (65.85%) Degree
4 26 (63.41%) TCP/IP
5 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (56.10%) SilkTest
5 23 (56.10%) Black-Box Testing
6 21 (51.22%) User Experience
7 18 (43.90%) Software Testing
8 17 (41.46%) F#
8 17 (41.46%) BDD
8 17 (41.46%) TDD
8 17 (41.46%) SQL
9 15 (36.59%) Finance
10 13 (31.71%) Linux
10 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
11 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
12 9 (21.95%) Windows
13 8 (19.51%) Automated Testing
14 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
14 6 (14.63%) QA
14 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
14 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
15 5 (12.20%) Android
15 5 (12.20%) Windows Phone
15 5 (12.20%) C
15 5 (12.20%) OO

Computer Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.88%) RIP
3 2 (4.88%) Broadband
3 2 (4.88%) LAN
3 2 (4.88%) VoIP
3 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) OSPF
3 2 (4.88%) VRRP
3 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.88%) xDSL
4 1 (2.44%) RTP
4 1 (2.44%) 802.11
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) PSTN
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (56.10%) SilkTest
2 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.88%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) LLVM
5 1 (2.44%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Automotive
3 4 (9.76%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Tester
2 24 (58.54%) Test Engineer
3 15 (36.59%) Technical Tester
4 14 (34.15%) Technical Engineer
5 10 (24.39%) Software Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Junior
6 6 (14.63%) QA Tester
6 6 (14.63%) QA Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Graduate
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support
7 2 (4.88%) Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Front Office Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Tester
8 1 (2.44%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Technical Tester
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) User Experience
2 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Open Source
3 4 (9.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) iPhone
4 1 (2.44%) VHDL
4 1 (2.44%) Verilog
4 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 5 (12.20%) Mac OS X
3 5 (12.20%) Android
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Phone
4 4 (9.76%) UNIX
4 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (56.10%) Black-Box Testing
2 18 (43.90%) Software Testing
3 17 (41.46%) BDD
3 17 (41.46%) TDD
4 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.51%) Automated Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
7 5 (12.20%) OO
8 4 (9.76%) HOOD
8 4 (9.76%) Scrum
8 4 (9.76%) Speech Recognition
8 4 (9.76%) User Stories
8 4 (9.76%) Automation Testing
9 3 (7.32%) Low Latency
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.44%) Analytics
11 1 (2.44%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) C++
1 30 (73.17%) Java
2 29 (70.73%) C#
3 27 (65.85%) Python
3 27 (65.85%) Ruby
4 17 (41.46%) F#
4 17 (41.46%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) C
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PhD
3 1 (2.44%) CCNP
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Perforce
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
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