Period
to 18 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Architectural Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Architectural Design over the 6 months to 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Architectural Design
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 158 220 253
Rank change year-on-year +62 +33 +24
Permanent jobs citing Architectural Design 73 29 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.40% 0.47% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.49% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 66 20 61
10th Percentile £56,015 £58,625 £63,750
25th Percentile £64,063 £70,000 £75,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £83,750 £90,000 £87,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.94% +2.86% +25.00%
75th Percentile £111,250 £111,875 £107,500
90th Percentile £118,750 £120,250 £115,000
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

Architectural Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,969 5,862 9,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.14% 94.23% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4,423 5,134 8,375
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

Architectural Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Architectural Design as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Architectural Design in the City of London

Architectural Design
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Architectural Design in the City of London.

Salary trend for Architectural Design in the City of London

Architectural Design
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Architectural Design in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Architectural Design in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 June 2021, IT jobs citing Architectural Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Architectural Design.

1 28 (38.36%) AWS
2 27 (36.99%) DevOps
3 25 (34.25%) Azure
4 23 (31.51%) Finance
5 22 (30.14%) Docker
5 22 (30.14%) Microservices
5 22 (30.14%) Kubernetes
5 22 (30.14%) Fintech
6 21 (28.77%) Python
7 20 (27.40%) Java
8 19 (26.03%) Social Skills
9 17 (23.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (21.92%) Software Engineering
10 16 (21.92%) Serverless
11 15 (20.55%) GCP
11 15 (20.55%) Test Automation
12 14 (19.18%) Technology Roadmap
13 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (17.81%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (17.81%) Degree
13 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
14 12 (16.44%) C#
14 12 (16.44%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (16.44%) Node.js
14 12 (16.44%) Jenkins
14 12 (16.44%) Technical Leadership
14 12 (16.44%) Terraform
15 11 (15.07%) IaaS
15 11 (15.07%) NoSQL
15 11 (15.07%) OAuth

Architectural Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.85%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.48%) Anypoint
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.37%) ejabberd
4 1 (1.37%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) nginx
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.37%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 28 (38.36%) AWS
2 25 (34.25%) Azure
3 16 (21.92%) Serverless
4 15 (20.55%) GCP
5 11 (15.07%) IaaS
6 7 (9.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (8.22%) Power Platform
8 5 (6.85%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (6.85%) iPaaS
9 4 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (5.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (4.11%) Amazon S3
11 2 (2.74%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (2.74%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (2.74%) PaaS
11 2 (2.74%) SaaS
11 2 (2.74%) Tricentis Tosca
12 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (1.37%) Azure Storage
12 1 (1.37%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) SAN
2 1 (1.37%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (1.37%) BGP
2 1 (1.37%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) Network Security
2 1 (1.37%) PBX
2 1 (1.37%) SNMP
2 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) NoSQL
3 10 (13.70%) MongoDB
3 10 (13.70%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (12.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (12.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.22%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (8.22%) Power BI
6 5 (6.85%) Apache Hive
6 5 (6.85%) Big Data
7 4 (5.48%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.48%) Data Lake
7 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.48%) Tableau
7 4 (5.48%) Yellowfin
8 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.74%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.74%) Delta Lake
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (16.44%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.33%) SonarQube
4 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
5 7 (9.59%) JIRA
6 2 (2.74%) Gatling
6 2 (2.74%) JMeter
6 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.74%) webpack
7 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.37%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.37%) Cypress.io
7 1 (1.37%) Grunt
7 1 (1.37%) gulp
7 1 (1.37%) Maven
7 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.37%) Selenium
7 1 (1.37%) Spinnaker
7 1 (1.37%) Storybook
7 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (31.51%) Finance
2 19 (26.03%) Social Skills
3 10 (13.70%) Games
4 9 (12.33%) Influencing Skills
4 9 (12.33%) Presentation Skills
4 9 (12.33%) Retail
5 5 (6.85%) Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.74%) Law
7 1 (1.37%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.37%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Architect
2 9 (12.33%) Developer
2 9 (12.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (12.33%) Technical Leader
3 8 (10.96%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (10.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Data Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Applications Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (8.22%) React Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Integration Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) MuleSoft Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) Node.js
2 11 (15.07%) OAuth
3 9 (12.33%) OAuth2
3 9 (12.33%) OpenID
3 9 (12.33%) React
3 9 (12.33%) Web Services
4 6 (8.22%) Kafka
5 5 (6.85%) D3.js
6 4 (5.48%) REST
7 3 (4.11%) .NET
7 3 (4.11%) .NET Core
7 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.11%) CSS
7 3 (4.11%) HTML
8 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.74%) Blazor
8 2 (2.74%) Spring
8 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.74%) WPF
9 1 (1.37%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Debian
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) DevOps
2 22 (30.14%) Fintech
2 22 (30.14%) Microservices
3 16 (21.92%) Software Engineering
4 15 (20.55%) Test Automation
5 14 (19.18%) Technology Roadmap
6 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (17.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (16.44%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (16.44%) Technical Leadership
8 10 (13.70%) Coaching
8 10 (13.70%) Data Protection
8 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (12.33%) Data Privacy
9 9 (12.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 9 (12.33%) Matrix Organization
9 9 (12.33%) OWASP
9 9 (12.33%) Threat Modelling
9 9 (12.33%) UML
9 9 (12.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) Python
2 20 (27.40%) Java
3 12 (16.44%) C#
4 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.33%) C++
5 9 (12.33%) SQL
6 7 (9.59%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) C
8 1 (1.37%) Java 8
8 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.74%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) GDPR
1 9 (12.33%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Accessibility
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) NIST
System Software
1 22 (30.14%) Docker
2 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.37%) iptables
4 1 (1.37%) Kamailio
4 1 (1.37%) KVM
4 1 (1.37%) Postfix
4 1 (1.37%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 22 (30.14%) Kubernetes
2 12 (16.44%) Terraform
3 9 (12.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (1.37%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.37%) Puppet
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle
3 7 (9.59%) SAP
3 7 (9.59%) VMware
4 6 (8.22%) Cisco
5 5 (6.85%) 3PAR
5 5 (6.85%) Asigra
5 5 (6.85%) CommVault
5 5 (6.85%) NetApp
5 5 (6.85%) Nimble Storage
5 5 (6.85%) Sun
5 5 (6.85%) Veeam
6 4 (5.48%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.74%) Databricks
7 2 (2.74%) DevExpress
7 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.74%) Workday
8 1 (1.37%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) Mitel
8 1 (1.37%) SonicWALL