The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 242 269 285
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 14 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.094% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.096% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 5
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,550 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £61,000 £56,359 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -1.98%
Software Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6335 7292 8228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 97.64% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5335 6001 6841
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Software Architect Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +4 10 £51,000 -15.00%
Suffolk - 4 £55,000 -
Software Architect
England

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East of England region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 13 (46.43%) HTML5
4 13 (46.43%) HTML
4 13 (46.43%) MySQL
4 13 (46.43%) TDD
4 13 (46.43%) jQuery
5 12 (42.86%) Degree
5 12 (42.86%) LAMP
5 12 (42.86%) PHP
5 12 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (39.29%) Scrum
7 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
8 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (32.14%) CSS
8 9 (32.14%) MVC
9 8 (28.57%) OOP
9 8 (28.57%) SQL
9 8 (28.57%) QA
9 8 (28.57%) Subversion
9 8 (28.57%) Objective-C
9 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
9 8 (28.57%) CSS3
10 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
10 7 (25.00%) iOS Development
10 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
10 7 (25.00%) Web Application Development
11 5 (17.86%) Marketing
11 5 (17.86%) Computer Science

Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.57%) Node.js
1 1 (3.57%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Fiddler
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) NUnit
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
1 13 (46.43%) HTML5
1 13 (46.43%) jQuery
2 12 (42.86%) LAMP
3 9 (32.14%) CSS
4 8 (28.57%) CSS3
5 5 (17.86%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) EJB
6 4 (14.29%) Servlets
6 4 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (10.71%) Middleware
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) Ajax
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.57%) J2EE
8 1 (3.57%) Java EE
8 1 (3.57%) JSON
8 1 (3.57%) MSMQ
8 1 (3.57%) SOAP
8 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) Biometrics
3 4 (14.29%) MPEG
3 4 (14.29%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 13 (46.43%) TDD
4 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (32.14%) MVC
7 8 (28.57%) OOP
8 7 (25.00%) iOS Development
8 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
8 7 (25.00%) Web Application Development
9 5 (17.86%) Project Management
10 4 (14.29%) Product Marketing
10 4 (14.29%) Software Architecture
11 1 (3.57%) Analytics
11 1 (3.57%) BDD
11 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
11 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) PHP
3 8 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) C++
4 5 (17.86%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
2 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 7816