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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 827 851 902
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 69 94 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.092% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.095% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 59
Median salary £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -
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
88528 98769 106171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75351 82409 87367
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 £26,500
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +25 38 £77,500 +3.33% 6
South East +25 11 £70,000 +21.73%
East Midlands +13 7 £77,500 +63.15% 1
South West +14 4 £72,500 +38.09% 1
North East - 3 £77,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £61,500 -
East of England +32 1 £65,000 -21.21% 1
Yorkshire +20 1 £70,000 -
North West +11 1 £62,000 -0.80%
Principal Architect
UK

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 51 (37.78%) Finance
2 41 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (24.44%) Java
4 32 (23.70%) Oracle
5 27 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 23 (17.04%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (16.30%) TOGAF
7 22 (16.30%) SOA
7 22 (16.30%) Big Data
8 21 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (14.81%) E-Commerce
9 20 (14.81%) SAP
10 19 (14.07%) C#
10 19 (14.07%) SQL
10 19 (14.07%) Analytics
11 18 (13.33%) HTML
11 18 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 18 (13.33%) .NET
11 18 (13.33%) Security Architecture
12 17 (12.59%) Unix
12 17 (12.59%) OO
12 17 (12.59%) Telecoms
13 15 (11.11%) SaaS
13 15 (11.11%) Scrum
13 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 14 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (9.63%) Software Engineering
15 13 (9.63%) Hadoop
15 13 (9.63%) BDD
15 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills

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 6 (4.44%) 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
3 3 (2.22%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.48%) Apache
4 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.74%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.11%) SaaS
2 9 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.70%) IaaS
5 4 (2.96%) Office 365
5 4 (2.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.93%) HTTP
2 6 (4.44%) Network Security
3 2 (1.48%) Internet
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
4 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.30%) Big Data
2 13 (9.63%) Hadoop
3 11 (8.15%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.93%) MySQL
4 8 (5.93%) SAP HANA
4 8 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.70%) SAP BW
7 4 (2.96%) DB2
7 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.22%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.22%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.74%) Flink
9 1 (0.74%) Impala
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.93%) JIRA
2 8 (5.93%) NMock
2 8 (5.93%) NUnit
3 3 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 51 (37.78%) Finance
2 17 (12.59%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.15%) Marketing
3 11 (8.15%) Retail
4 6 (4.44%) Electronics
4 6 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.96%) Banking
5 4 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.22%) Games
7 2 (1.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.33%) .NET
1 18 (13.33%) HTML
2 10 (7.41%) CSS
3 9 (6.67%) Ajax
3 9 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.67%) jQuery
4 8 (5.93%) .NET Framework
4 8 (5.93%) D3.js
4 8 (5.93%) HTML5
4 8 (5.93%) Lambda Expressions
4 8 (5.93%) LINQ
4 8 (5.93%) NHibernate
4 8 (5.93%) Sass
4 8 (5.93%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (5.93%) WCF
5 7 (5.19%) Node.js
6 5 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.70%) J2EE
7 4 (2.96%) Spring
8 3 (2.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.67%) User Experience
4 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.96%) Health Informatics
5 4 (2.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.96%) Informatics
5 4 (2.96%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.96%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.96%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.96%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.22%) BBC
6 3 (2.22%) iPad
6 3 (2.22%) IPTV
6 3 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (2.22%) STB
6 3 (2.22%) Symmetrix DMX
6 3 (2.22%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.48%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.59%) Unix
2 11 (8.15%) Linux
3 6 (4.44%) Windows
4 3 (2.22%) Android
4 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.48%) Solaris
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%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 23 (17.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 22 (16.30%) SOA
4 22 (16.30%) TOGAF
5 21 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (14.81%) E-Commerce
7 19 (14.07%) Analytics
8 18 (13.33%) Security Architecture
9 17 (12.59%) OO
10 15 (11.11%) Scrum
11 14 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (9.63%) BDD
12 13 (9.63%) SDLC
12 13 (9.63%) Software Engineering
13 12 (8.89%) TDD
14 10 (7.41%) API Design
14 10 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (7.41%) Presales
14 10 (7.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.44%) Java
2 19 (14.07%) C#
2 19 (14.07%) SQL
3 18 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.70%) Python
4 5 (3.70%) Scala
5 4 (2.96%) Perl
6 3 (2.22%) Ruby
7 1 (0.74%) ABAP
7 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.74%) R
7 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.15%) Degree
2 6 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.96%) CISSP
4 3 (2.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.74%) CEH
5 1 (0.74%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (0.74%) CISA
5 1 (0.74%) CISM
5 1 (0.74%) GIAC
5 1 (0.74%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (5.19%) QA
2 6 (4.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (2.22%) SDET
4 2 (1.48%) COBIT
5 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.74%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.44%) 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 32 (23.70%) Oracle
2 20 (14.81%) SAP
3 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.93%) VMware
5 4 (2.96%) Cisco
5 4 (2.96%) EMC
5 4 (2.96%) HP
5 4 (2.96%) NetApp
5 4 (2.96%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.22%) Arqiva
6 3 (2.22%) BT
6 3 (2.22%) Citrix
6 3 (2.22%) Cognizant
6 3 (2.22%) Endeca
6 3 (2.22%) Ericsson
6 3 (2.22%) hybris
6 3 (2.22%) Virgin Media
6 3 (2.22%) WSO2
7 2 (1.48%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.48%) Hortonworks
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