Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Architect
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 715 775 736
Rank change year-on-year +60 -39 +86
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 83 77 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 57 110
London median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +5.77%
10th Percentile £60,000 £56,500 £63,375
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% -3.57% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 64,205 71,589 72,737
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.32% 94.67% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 52,648 56,350 62,883
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,217 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Applications Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in London

Applications Architect
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Architect in London.

Salary trend for Applications Architect in London

Applications Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Architect in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Architect in London

Applications Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Central London +12 14 £91,250 +21.67% 3
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, Applications Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (39.76%) Java
3 28 (33.73%) Finance
4 27 (32.53%) JavaScript
5 26 (31.33%) .NET
6 23 (27.71%) C#
7 20 (24.10%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (19.28%) DevOps
8 16 (19.28%) Computer Science
9 15 (18.07%) UML
10 14 (16.87%) HTML
10 14 (16.87%) QA
11 13 (15.66%) TOGAF
11 13 (15.66%) CSS
12 12 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (14.46%) Software Architecture
12 12 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (13.25%) High Availability
13 11 (13.25%) User Experience
13 11 (13.25%) Cryptocurrency
14 10 (12.05%) SOA
14 10 (12.05%) SDLC
14 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
16 8 (9.64%) Degree
16 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
16 8 (9.64%) Oracle
16 8 (9.64%) Node.js
17 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (8.43%) PaaS

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (6.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.61%) Drupal
3 2 (2.41%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.20%) Apache
4 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Magento
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.10%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.43%) PaaS
4 5 (6.02%) SaaS
5 4 (4.82%) BPaaS
6 2 (2.41%) GitHub
6 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.41%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.20%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (1.20%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.20%) Boomi
7 1 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.20%) IaaS
7 1 (1.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) Blockchain
2 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.41%) MySQL
2 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.41%) Maven
1 2 (2.41%) Selenium
1 2 (2.41%) SonarQube
1 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (33.73%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Advertising
3 4 (4.82%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.33%) .NET
2 14 (16.87%) HTML
3 13 (15.66%) CSS
4 8 (9.64%) Node.js
5 7 (8.43%) Web Services
6 5 (6.02%) Spring
7 4 (4.82%) React
8 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.61%) HTML5
8 3 (3.61%) J2EE
8 3 (3.61%) jQuery
8 3 (3.61%) LAMP
8 3 (3.61%) REST
8 3 (3.61%) Symfony
9 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.41%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.41%) JPA
9 2 (2.41%) Spring Boot
9 2 (2.41%) Spring Cloud
9 2 (2.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.25%) User Experience
3 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.23%) Cybercrime
5 5 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (4.82%) Bitcoin
6 4 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.82%) State Machine
7 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.61%) Fintech
7 3 (3.61%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.41%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Unix
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) DevOps
3 15 (18.07%) UML
4 13 (15.66%) TOGAF
5 12 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (14.46%) Software Architecture
5 12 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (13.25%) Cryptocurrency
6 11 (13.25%) High Availability
7 10 (12.05%) SDLC
7 10 (12.05%) SOA
8 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.43%) Scrum
10 6 (7.23%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (7.23%) Migration
10 6 (7.23%) Validation
11 5 (6.02%) Microservices
11 5 (6.02%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.76%) Java
2 27 (32.53%) JavaScript
3 23 (27.71%) C#
4 6 (7.23%) Clojure
4 6 (7.23%) Elixir
4 6 (7.23%) Erlang
4 6 (7.23%) F#
4 6 (7.23%) Go
4 6 (7.23%) Haskell
4 6 (7.23%) Python
4 6 (7.23%) Scala
5 4 (4.82%) PHP
5 4 (4.82%) SQL
6 1 (1.20%) C++
6 1 (1.20%) Groovy
6 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.41%) CCAA
3 2 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.41%) XenApp
1 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Ansible
1 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.41%) Puppet
1 2 (2.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle
2 4 (4.82%) Google
3 2 (2.41%) Citrix
3 2 (2.41%) Cognizant
3 2 (2.41%) ESRI
3 2 (2.41%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.20%) Dell
4 1 (1.20%) IBM
4 1 (1.20%) Informatica
4 1 (1.20%) Sage
4 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.20%) SAP
4 1 (1.20%) SnapLogic
4 1 (1.20%) Splunk