The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Architecture
UK
Rank 835 945 934
Rank change year-on-year +110 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Architecture 29 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.004% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.004% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 16
Median salary £30,000 £38,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.07% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £38,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -22.07% -26.66%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75370 91581 93969
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.10% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61980 75773 76024
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Computer Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Computer Architecture
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Computer Architecture in the UK

Computer Architecture
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Architecture over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Architecture in the UK

Computer Architecture
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England +114 29 £30,000 -22.07% 2
London +94 18 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Cambridge - 11 £30,000 - 1
East of England - 11 £30,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 11 £30,000 - 1
City of London - 4 £52,500 - 1

Computer Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 with a requirement for Computer Architecture.

1 30 (61.22%) C++
2 28 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 27 (55.10%) C
4 17 (34.69%) VHDL
4 17 (34.69%) Verilog
4 17 (34.69%) Perl
5 16 (32.65%) Degree
6 15 (30.61%) Apple
7 14 (28.57%) Embedded C
7 14 (28.57%) High-Frequency Trading
7 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 14 (28.57%) Data Analytics
7 14 (28.57%) Analytics
7 14 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (28.57%) Low Latency
8 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
8 12 (24.49%) Python
8 12 (24.49%) PhD
9 11 (22.45%) Firmware
9 11 (22.45%) Bluetooth
9 11 (22.45%) POSIX
9 11 (22.45%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (22.45%) Wireless
9 11 (22.45%) Embedded Systems
9 11 (22.45%) Embedded Software Development
10 9 (18.37%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (18.37%) OpenGL
11 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
12 6 (12.24%) OpenCL
12 6 (12.24%) Linux

Computer Architecture
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) iTunes
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Bluetooth
1 11 (22.45%) Wi-Fi
1 11 (22.45%) Wireless
2 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (6.12%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) InfiniBand
3 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Android Studio
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.12%) Xcode
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.08%) JUnit
General
1 4 (8.16%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Publishing
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 25 (51.02%) Embedded Engineer
2 25 (51.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 15 (30.61%) Design Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (22.45%) Graduate
5 11 (22.45%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (22.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) Senior Design Engineer
7 8 (16.33%) Compiler Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) POSIX
2 9 (18.37%) OpenGL
3 6 (12.24%) OpenCL
4 3 (6.12%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.04%) OpenMP
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Verilog
1 17 (34.69%) VHDL
2 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 11 (22.45%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Android
2 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) AIX
4 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.57%) Analytics
2 14 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (28.57%) Data Analytics
2 14 (28.57%) High-Frequency Trading
2 14 (28.57%) Low Latency
3 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
4 11 (22.45%) Embedded Software Development
5 9 (18.37%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.12%) UML
7 2 (4.08%) OO
7 2 (4.08%) OOP
7 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.04%) High Availability
8 1 (2.04%) Linear Algebra
8 1 (2.04%) Parallel Programming
8 1 (2.04%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) C++
2 27 (55.10%) C
3 17 (34.69%) Perl
4 14 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 12 (24.49%) Python
6 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
7 6 (12.24%) Tcl
8 5 (10.20%) Java
9 3 (6.12%) Apple Swift
9 3 (6.12%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
2 12 (24.49%) PhD
3 1 (2.04%) CCDP
3 1 (2.04%) CCNP
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Firmware
2 2 (4.08%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) LXC
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Apple
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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