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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior .NET Architect
Rank 895 854 883
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior .NET Architect 7 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.021% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.022% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 18
Average salary £67,500 £78,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +64.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £89,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -34 6 £67,500 -15.62%
London -43 4 £58,750 -26.56%
City of London +7 3 £47,500 -13.63%
South East - 2 £67,500 -
Oxford - 2 £67,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £67,500 -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 -

Senior .NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) C#
3 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
5 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
6 17 (56.67%) Scrum
7 16 (53.33%) SOA
8 14 (46.67%) UML
8 14 (46.67%) TDD
8 14 (46.67%) WCF
9 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) WPF
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (30.00%) Sitecore
11 8 (26.67%) BDD
12 7 (23.33%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (23.33%) Digital Media
12 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 7 (23.33%) IIS
12 7 (23.33%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (23.33%) MCSE
12 7 (23.33%) RUP
12 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
12 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (23.33%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (20.00%) MVC
13 6 (20.00%) HTML
14 4 (13.33%) T-SQL

Senior .NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (23.33%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (46.67%) WCF
4 9 (30.00%) WPF
5 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) CSS
7 3 (10.00%) HTML5
7 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.67%) Web Services
8 2 (6.67%) DOM
8 2 (6.67%) WinForms
8 2 (6.67%) Ajax
8 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.33%) LINQ
9 1 (3.33%) Spring.NET
9 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) Scrum
3 16 (53.33%) SOA
4 14 (46.67%) UML
4 14 (46.67%) TDD
5 8 (26.67%) BDD
6 7 (23.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (23.33%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (23.33%) RUP
6 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
7 6 (20.00%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) OO
9 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.67%) Web Marketing
9 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) MCSE
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Neolane
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com