The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Principal Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 827 801 882
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +81
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 61 136 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.13% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.14% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 49 103 66
Median salary £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £84,600
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Principal Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88459 100027 107293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75472 83409 88582
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Principal Architect Salary Trend in England

Principal Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Principal Architect Salary Histogram in England

Principal Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
London -34 31 £85,000 +30.76% 4
South East +21 12 £71,250 +23.91% 1
East Midlands - 5 £77,500 -
South West +16 4 £70,000 +33.33% 1
North West - 4 £65,000 -
North East - 3 £77,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £61,500 -
Principal Architect
UK

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region featuring Principal Architect in the job title.

1 47 (34.81%) Finance
2 41 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (23.70%) Mentoring
4 27 (20.00%) Java
5 25 (18.52%) Oracle
5 25 (18.52%) SOA
6 24 (17.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (16.30%) C#
8 21 (15.56%) .NET
8 21 (15.56%) E-Commerce
8 21 (15.56%) TOGAF
9 20 (14.81%) HTML
9 20 (14.81%) JavaScript
9 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (14.81%) Big Data
10 19 (14.07%) SAP
10 19 (14.07%) Microsoft
11 18 (13.33%) OO
11 18 (13.33%) SaaS
12 17 (12.59%) Analytics
12 17 (12.59%) Security Architecture
12 17 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (11.85%) SQL Server
13 16 (11.85%) Telecoms
13 16 (11.85%) Software Engineering
13 16 (11.85%) SDLC
14 15 (11.11%) API Design
15 14 (10.37%) SQL
15 14 (10.37%) Wealth Management
15 14 (10.37%) Waterfall

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (5.93%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.96%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.22%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.22%) CMS
3 3 (2.22%) Drupal
3 3 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.22%) Liferay
3 3 (2.22%) Mule
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (2.22%) Smallworld
4 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.74%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.33%) SaaS
2 9 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.96%) IaaS
4 4 (2.96%) PaaS
5 3 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.15%) HTTP
2 6 (4.44%) Network Security
3 2 (1.48%) VPN
3 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.74%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.74%) LTE
4 1 (0.74%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.74%) RANAP
4 1 (0.74%) SSL
4 1 (0.74%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.81%) Big Data
2 16 (11.85%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.15%) Hadoop
3 11 (8.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.19%) MySQL
4 7 (5.19%) SAP HANA
5 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.70%) SAP BI
7 4 (2.96%) DB2
7 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.96%) SAP BW
8 3 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.22%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.22%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.22%) Flink
8 3 (2.22%) Impala
8 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.74%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.15%) JIRA
2 11 (8.15%) NMock
2 11 (8.15%) NUnit
3 2 (1.48%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.48%) Selenium
4 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.74%) Subversion
4 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (34.81%) Finance
2 16 (11.85%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.15%) Marketing
3 11 (8.15%) Retail
4 7 (5.19%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.44%) Electronics
6 4 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.22%) Banking
8 2 (1.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.56%) .NET
2 20 (14.81%) HTML
3 13 (9.63%) CSS
4 12 (8.89%) Ajax
4 12 (8.89%) ASP.NET
4 12 (8.89%) jQuery
5 11 (8.15%) .NET Framework
5 11 (8.15%) D3.js
5 11 (8.15%) Lambda Expressions
5 11 (8.15%) LINQ
5 11 (8.15%) NHibernate
5 11 (8.15%) Sass
5 11 (8.15%) Unity DI Container
5 11 (8.15%) WCF
6 7 (5.19%) HTML5
7 6 (4.44%) Node.js
8 4 (2.96%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.96%) J2EE
9 3 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (2.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.37%) Mobile App
3 13 (9.63%) User Experience
4 8 (5.93%) Virtual Team
5 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.19%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.96%) Health Informatics
6 4 (2.96%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.96%) Informatics
6 4 (2.96%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.96%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.96%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.22%) BBC
7 3 (2.22%) IPTV
7 3 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.22%) STB
7 3 (2.22%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (2.22%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.22%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.63%) Unix
2 7 (5.19%) Linux
3 6 (4.44%) Windows
4 3 (2.22%) Android
4 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.48%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.48%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.48%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.74%) Solaris
6 1 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.70%) Mentoring
3 25 (18.52%) SOA
4 24 (17.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 21 (15.56%) E-Commerce
5 21 (15.56%) TOGAF
6 18 (13.33%) OO
7 17 (12.59%) Analytics
7 17 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (12.59%) Security Architecture
8 16 (11.85%) SDLC
8 16 (11.85%) Software Engineering
9 15 (11.11%) API Design
10 14 (10.37%) Waterfall
10 14 (10.37%) Wealth Management
11 12 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (8.15%) BDD
12 11 (8.15%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (8.15%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.00%) Java
2 22 (16.30%) C#
3 20 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.37%) SQL
5 7 (5.19%) Python
6 6 (4.44%) Scala
7 4 (2.96%) Perl
7 4 (2.96%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.22%) ABAP
8 3 (2.22%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.22%) R
9 2 (1.48%) Ruby
10 1 (0.74%) PHP
10 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.15%) Degree
2 5 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.22%) CISSP
3 3 (2.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.74%) CISA
4 1 (0.74%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.96%) QA
3 2 (1.48%) COBIT
3 2 (1.48%) SDET
4 1 (0.74%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.48%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.48%) XenApp
3 2 (1.48%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.48%) SCCM
1 2 (1.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 25 (18.52%) Oracle
2 19 (14.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.07%) SAP
3 7 (5.19%) VMware
4 4 (2.96%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.22%) Arqiva
5 3 (2.22%) BT
5 3 (2.22%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.22%) EMC
5 3 (2.22%) Endeca
5 3 (2.22%) Ericsson
5 3 (2.22%) HP
5 3 (2.22%) hybris
5 3 (2.22%) NetApp
5 3 (2.22%) Virgin Media
5 3 (2.22%) WSO2
6 2 (1.48%) AppSense
6 2 (1.48%) Cisco
6 2 (1.48%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.48%) Hortonworks
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