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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Architecture
Rank 862 873 851
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Architecture 8 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.016% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.019% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 39
Average salary £57,500 £41,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.24% -4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £42,160 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%

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
88402 87972 86598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.84% 82.36% 80.04%
Number of salaries quoted 72008 69893 72211
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 3 March 2015 within the UK.

Computer Architecture Salary Histogram in the UK

Computer Architecture
Top 6 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 3 March 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 +5 8 £57,500 +40.24% 1
London -9 4 £60,000 +46.34%
Cambridge +11 3 £30,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 3 £30,000 - 1
East of England +3 3 £30,000 - 1
South East - 1 £55,000 -

Computer Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 14 (53.85%) C++
3 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (46.15%) Java
4 12 (46.15%) C#
5 11 (42.31%) Python
5 11 (42.31%) Ruby
5 11 (42.31%) SilkTest
5 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
5 11 (42.31%) Black-Box Testing
5 11 (42.31%) User Experience
6 10 (38.46%) BDD
6 10 (38.46%) F#
6 10 (38.46%) TDD
6 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
6 10 (38.46%) Finance
6 10 (38.46%) SQL
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
8 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco
9 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
10 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
10 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
10 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (15.38%) Fibre Channel

Computer Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
2 4 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) OSPF
3 1 (3.85%) VRRP
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.85%) Broadband
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.85%) RIP
3 1 (3.85%) xDSL
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) SilkTest
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) LLVM
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Tester
2 12 (46.15%) Test Engineer
3 11 (42.31%) Technical Tester
4 10 (38.46%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Graduate
5 5 (19.23%) Junior
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Architect
6 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (11.54%) Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Verification Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) IT Support
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Compiler Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) WCF
1 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) User Experience
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) VHDL
3 1 (3.85%) Verilog
3 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
2 11 (42.31%) Black-Box Testing
3 10 (38.46%) BDD
3 10 (38.46%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Coaching
7 1 (3.85%) MVVM
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C++
2 12 (46.15%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) C#
3 11 (42.31%) Python
3 11 (42.31%) Ruby
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 10 (38.46%) F#
5 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) C
7 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (15.38%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) CCDP
4 1 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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