Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Computer Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Architecture over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Architecture
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1123 1104 1241
Rank change year-on-year -19 +137 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Architecture 24 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.025% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.028% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 18
England median annual salary £32,500 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.83% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26,625 £29,475 £36,750
90th Percentile £50,875 £60,000 £135,000
UK median annual salary £32,500 £60,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year -45.83% +6.67% +25.00%

Computer Architecture 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 146,837 148,660 173,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.83% 89.54% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 119,257 123,815 145,072
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,533 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.02% +2.17% +5.56%

Computer Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Computer Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Architecture in England

Computer Architecture
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Architecture in England.

Salary trend for Computer Architecture in England

Computer Architecture
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Architecture in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Architecture in England

Computer Architecture
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Architecture within the England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -42 14 £30,000 -50.00% 2
South East +26 10 £33,750 -38.64% 1
Computer Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Architecture 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 England region with a requirement for Computer Architecture.

1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 9 (37.50%) JIRA
3 9 (37.50%) QA
3 9 (37.50%) Selenium
3 9 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Android
3 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 9 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 9 (37.50%) Selenium IDE
3 9 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
4 7 (29.17%) Samba
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 7 (29.17%) Unix
4 7 (29.17%) FTP
4 7 (29.17%) NFS
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle
4 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
5 6 (25.00%) C++
6 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
7 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence

Computer Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) FTP
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) JIRA
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Administrator
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (20.83%) Tester
1 5 (20.83%) Web Tester
2 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 3 (12.50%) Junior
2 3 (12.50%) Junior Test Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Manual Tester
2 3 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 3 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Web Automation Tester
3 2 (8.33%) ASIC Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) DirectX
1 1 (4.17%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) ASIC
2 2 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (8.33%) Verilog
2 2 (8.33%) VHDL
3 1 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Android
3 9 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 7 (29.17%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (37.50%) Manual Testing
1 9 (37.50%) Scrum
1 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
1 9 (37.50%) Test Planning
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) High-Frequency Trading
5 2 (8.33%) Information Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.17%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
2 6 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (12.50%) C
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
1 7 (29.17%) NFS
1 7 (29.17%) Samba
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Synopsys