The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Principal Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 225 - 304
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 5 0 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.094% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 28
Median salary £85,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £73,750 £82,500
% change year-on-year
-8.47% -10.60%
Principal Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5149 6644 10654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 96.15% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4677 5889 9246
Median salary £57,500 £55,750 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Principal Architect in the job title.

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the City of London region.

Principal Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Principal Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Principal Architect in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) Analytics
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (63.64%) MDX
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) Presales
2 7 (63.64%) Power BI
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (54.55%) Data Lake
3 6 (54.55%) Data Lake Analytics
3 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 6 (54.55%) HDInsight
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Data Mining
3 6 (54.55%) Legal
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (54.55%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (36.36%) BDD

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (54.55%) Data Lake Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Power BI
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (54.55%) Data Lake
2 6 (54.55%) Data Mining
2 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) HDInsight
2 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (54.55%) Legal
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) MDX
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Analytics
2 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) Presales
3 6 (54.55%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Product Management
6 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) PayPal
3 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (9.09%) Tableau