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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 834 765 867
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +102
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 62 155 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.16% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.16% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 50 113 64
Median salary £73,750 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.09% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £57,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+26.08% -14.81%
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
88902 96228 105919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.52% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75555 79766 87460
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 £70,000 £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 25 May 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 25 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
London -77 21 £92,500 +68.18% 7
South East -5 15 £82,500 -2.94% 1
East of England +35 6 £78,750 -17.10%
South West +2 4 £70,000 +33.33%
West Midlands - 4 £60,750 -
East Midlands - 4 £64,500 - 1
North East - 3 £77,500 - 1
North West - 3 £65,000 -
Principal Architect
UK

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 34 (26.15%) Mentoring
2 33 (25.38%) Finance
3 25 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (19.23%) SOA
3 25 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (18.46%) C#
5 23 (17.69%) HTML
5 23 (17.69%) .NET
5 23 (17.69%) Oracle
5 23 (17.69%) SQL Server
5 23 (17.69%) Microsoft
6 22 (16.92%) E-Commerce
7 21 (16.15%) JavaScript
8 20 (15.38%) Java
8 20 (15.38%) OO
8 20 (15.38%) TOGAF
9 19 (14.62%) Telecoms
10 18 (13.85%) SAP
10 18 (13.85%) Software Engineering
11 17 (13.08%) Security Architecture
12 16 (12.31%) Big Data
12 16 (12.31%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (12.31%) Ajax
12 16 (12.31%) jQuery
12 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET
12 16 (12.31%) CSS
12 16 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (11.54%) HTTP
13 15 (11.54%) LINQ
13 15 (11.54%) WCF

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 9 (6.92%) Apache Spark
2 7 (5.38%) OpenStack
3 6 (4.62%) Smallworld
4 5 (3.85%) Node.js
5 3 (2.31%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.31%) CMS
5 3 (2.31%) Drupal
5 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.31%) Liferay
5 3 (2.31%) Mule
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.54%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.77%) SAS
7 1 (0.77%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 5 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.54%) SaaS
2 13 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.08%) IaaS
4 4 (3.08%) PaaS
5 3 (2.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.54%) HTTP
2 7 (5.38%) Network Security
3 1 (0.77%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.77%) LTE
3 1 (0.77%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.77%) RANAP
3 1 (0.77%) SSL
3 1 (0.77%) UTRAN
3 1 (0.77%) VPN
3 1 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.31%) Big Data
3 15 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 9 (6.92%) MySQL
6 8 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.62%) DB2
7 6 (4.62%) SAP HANA
8 4 (3.08%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.08%) SAP BI
9 3 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.31%) Couchbase
9 3 (2.31%) Flink
9 3 (2.31%) Impala
9 3 (2.31%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.31%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.77%) IBM BigInsights
10 1 (0.77%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 15 (11.54%) Jenkins
1 15 (11.54%) JIRA
1 15 (11.54%) NMock
1 15 (11.54%) NUnit
2 1 (0.77%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.77%) Selenium
2 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (25.38%) Finance
2 19 (14.62%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.77%) Marketing
4 7 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.62%) Electronics
6 4 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.31%) Banking
8 2 (1.54%) Legal
8 2 (1.54%) Retail
9 1 (0.77%) Advertising
9 1 (0.77%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.69%) .NET
1 23 (17.69%) HTML
2 16 (12.31%) Ajax
2 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET
2 16 (12.31%) CSS
2 16 (12.31%) jQuery
3 15 (11.54%) .NET Framework
3 15 (11.54%) D3.js
3 15 (11.54%) Lambda Expressions
3 15 (11.54%) LINQ
3 15 (11.54%) NHibernate
3 15 (11.54%) Sass
3 15 (11.54%) Unity DI Container
3 15 (11.54%) WCF
4 7 (5.38%) HTML5
5 4 (3.08%) J2EE
6 3 (2.31%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.31%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.31%) Lucene
6 3 (2.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.77%) Mobile App
3 13 (10.00%) User Experience
4 10 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (5.38%) Private Cloud
5 7 (5.38%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.62%) BBC
6 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.62%) IPTV
6 6 (4.62%) Over-the-Top Content
6 6 (4.62%) STB
6 6 (4.62%) Symmetrix DMX
6 6 (4.62%) Video on Demand
7 4 (3.08%) Fintech
7 4 (3.08%) Health Informatics
7 4 (3.08%) Informatics
7 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.08%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.46%) Unix
2 6 (4.62%) Windows
3 3 (2.31%) Android
3 3 (2.31%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.31%) Linux
4 2 (1.54%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.54%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.77%) Solaris
5 1 (0.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.15%) Mentoring
2 25 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (19.23%) SOA
3 22 (16.92%) E-Commerce
4 20 (15.38%) OO
4 20 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 18 (13.85%) Software Engineering
6 17 (13.08%) Security Architecture
7 16 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (12.31%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (11.54%) API Design
8 15 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (11.54%) Refactoring
9 14 (10.77%) Waterfall
9 14 (10.77%) Wealth Management
10 13 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (9.23%) Analytics
12 11 (8.46%) SDLC
12 11 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.46%) C#
2 21 (16.15%) JavaScript
3 20 (15.38%) Java
4 12 (9.23%) SQL
5 8 (6.15%) Python
6 6 (4.62%) Scala
7 4 (3.08%) Perl
8 3 (2.31%) ABAP
8 3 (2.31%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.31%) R
9 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.77%) C-shell
9 1 (0.77%) Ruby
9 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (6.92%) Degree
2 7 (5.38%) CISSP
3 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.08%) CISM
5 3 (2.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.77%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.62%) COBIT
3 5 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (3.08%) PCI DSS
4 4 (3.08%) SSAE 16
5 2 (1.54%) QA
6 1 (0.77%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.54%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.54%) XenApp
3 2 (1.54%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.77%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.54%) SCCM
1 2 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.77%) Oozie
Vendors
1 23 (17.69%) Microsoft
1 23 (17.69%) Oracle
2 18 (13.85%) SAP
3 10 (7.69%) VMware
4 6 (4.62%) Arqiva
4 6 (4.62%) BT
4 6 (4.62%) EMC
4 6 (4.62%) Ericsson
4 6 (4.62%) HP
4 6 (4.62%) NetApp
4 6 (4.62%) Virgin Media
5 3 (2.31%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.31%) Endeca
5 3 (2.31%) Hortonworks
5 3 (2.31%) hybris
5 3 (2.31%) IBM
5 3 (2.31%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.31%) WSO2
6 2 (1.54%) CA
6 2 (1.54%) Citrix
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