The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Architecture
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 634 656
Rank change year-on-year +28 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Architecture 7 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.010% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.011% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 14
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.42% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £29,925 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £105,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £80,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -62.50% +146.15%  

Computer Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 33547 35737 39897
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 91.07% 90.55% 88.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26755 30975 33510
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Computer Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Computer Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Architecture in London

Computer Architecture
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Computer Architecture in London

Computer Architecture
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Architecture in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Architecture in London

Computer Architecture
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 3 £52,500 -
West End of London - 1 £57,500 -
Computer Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Computer Architecture.

1 13 (52.00%) VHDL
1 13 (52.00%) Verilog
2 12 (48.00%) C++
3 10 (40.00%) PhD
4 9 (36.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) Apple
4 9 (36.00%) OpenGL
5 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (24.00%) Retail
6 6 (24.00%) Android
6 6 (24.00%) Publishing
6 6 (24.00%) Xcode
6 6 (24.00%) Objective-C
6 6 (24.00%) C
6 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 6 (24.00%) UML
6 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
6 6 (24.00%) iOS SDK
6 6 (24.00%) Android Studio
6 6 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (24.00%) Apple Swift
6 6 (24.00%) iTunes
7 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (16.00%) Perl
8 4 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
9 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (12.00%) JUnit

Computer Architecture
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) iTunes
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Android Studio
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (24.00%) Xcode
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) JUnit
General
1 6 (24.00%) Publishing
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Design Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Mobile Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Verification Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) OpenGL
2 6 (24.00%) iOS SDK
3 3 (12.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Verilog
1 13 (52.00%) VHDL
2 4 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Android
1 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (24.00%) UML
3 3 (12.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (12.00%) OO
3 3 (12.00%) OOP
3 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) High-Frequency Trading
5 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C++
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) Apple Swift
3 6 (24.00%) C
3 6 (24.00%) Objective-C
4 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (16.00%) Perl
6 3 (12.00%) Tcl
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) PhD
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CCDP
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Apple
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft