The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 236 288 311
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 7 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.023% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.024% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 9
Median salary £80,000 £77,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +24.00%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
Software 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
5737 8314 10781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.70% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5239 7213 9056
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Software Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Software 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 Software Architect in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (73.33%) BDD
2 10 (66.67%) Big Data
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) PHP
4 8 (53.33%) TOGAF
4 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (46.67%) TDD
5 7 (46.67%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) Retail
6 6 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Product Management
6 6 (40.00%) Business Analytics
6 6 (40.00%) Analytics
7 5 (33.33%) REST
7 5 (33.33%) JSON
7 5 (33.33%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) Python
8 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 4 (26.67%) HTML5
8 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 4 (26.67%) SaaS
8 4 (26.67%) OAuth2
9 3 (20.00%) DevOps

Software 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Big Data
2 3 (20.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) JSON
1 5 (33.33%) REST
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) OAuth2
3 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (13.33%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) BDD
1 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (53.33%) TOGAF
4 7 (46.67%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) Analytics
5 6 (40.00%) Business Analytics
5 6 (40.00%) Product Management
5 6 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) ERP
7 3 (20.00%) MapReduce
7 3 (20.00%) Web Development
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
8 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (13.33%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Google
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £56,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago