The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior .NET Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior .NET Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior .NET Architect
Rank 883 879 866
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior .NET Architect 7 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.020% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.021% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 25
Average salary £67,500 £75,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £86,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+35.00% +11.11%

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior .NET Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior .NET Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior .NET Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior .NET Architect
Salary Trend

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

Senior .NET Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Senior .NET Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior .NET Architect over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 within the UK.

Senior .NET Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior .NET Architect
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior .NET Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 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 +1 6 £73,750 -2.64%
London +1 4 £83,750 +6.34%
South East -13 2 £67,500 +35.00%
Oxford - 2 £67,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £67,500 -
City of London - 2 £63,750 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -

Senior .NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior .NET Architect in their job title 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 with Senior .NET Architect in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) C#
3 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
4 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
5 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
7 13 (50.00%) TDD
7 13 (50.00%) Scrum
8 12 (46.15%) SOA
8 12 (46.15%) UML
8 12 (46.15%) WCF
9 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (30.77%) SQL
10 8 (30.77%) BDD
11 7 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (26.92%) Sitecore
11 7 (26.92%) IIS
11 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
11 7 (26.92%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (23.08%) HTML
12 6 (23.08%) jQuery
12 6 (23.08%) WPF
13 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
13 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (19.23%) OO
13 5 (19.23%) MCSE
13 5 (19.23%) RUP

Senior .NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior .NET Architect in their job title 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 with Senior .NET Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) IIS
1 7 (26.92%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) DB2
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) WCF
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
4 6 (23.08%) WPF
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) Web Services
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 4 (15.38%) Ajax
6 3 (11.54%) HTML5
7 2 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) DOM
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
8 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
8 1 (3.85%) Spring.NET
8 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) TDD
2 13 (50.00%) Scrum
3 12 (46.15%) SOA
3 12 (46.15%) UML
4 8 (30.77%) BDD
5 7 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
6 5 (19.23%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) RUP
7 4 (15.38%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Web Marketing
8 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.85%) AOP
9 1 (3.85%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (19.23%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Sitecore
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Adobe
4 2 (7.69%) Neolane
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com