The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Architect
Rank 828 884 843
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Architect 32 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.015% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.015% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 31
Average salary £57,500 £77,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.80% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,250 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%
Senior Software 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
96689 103950 96080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.50% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80825 85788 80388
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Software Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Software Architect Salary Trend in England

Senior Software Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Senior Software Architect Salary Histogram in England

Senior Software Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +22 16 £140,000 +75.00% 1
South East +40 13 £57,500 -17.85% 1
East of England - 1 £46,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £51,500 -
Senior Software Architect
UK

Senior Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Software Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Architect in their job title.

1 35 (83.33%) .NET
2 34 (80.95%) C#
3 28 (66.67%) Java
3 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 27 (64.29%) MVC
5 26 (61.90%) ASP.NET
6 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (59.52%) Software Engineering
6 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (50.00%) Degree
7 21 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 21 (50.00%) C
8 20 (47.62%) C++
8 20 (47.62%) Mentoring
9 19 (45.24%) Data Structures
9 19 (45.24%) Algorithms
9 19 (45.24%) DevOps
9 19 (45.24%) OO
9 19 (45.24%) OOD
9 19 (45.24%) Retail
9 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (45.24%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (45.24%) Software Deployment
9 19 (45.24%) Mobile App
10 14 (33.33%) Photography
10 14 (33.33%) Publishing
11 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
12 10 (23.81%) HTML
13 9 (21.43%) SQL
13 9 (21.43%) Software Architecture

Senior Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Software Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (45.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 6 (14.29%) Network Security
2 2 (4.76%) SNMP
3 1 (2.38%) LTE
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) LDAP
3 1 (2.38%) GPRS
3 1 (2.38%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) FishEye
4 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (45.24%) Retail
2 14 (33.33%) Publishing
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (83.33%) .NET
2 26 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (23.81%) HTML
5 7 (16.67%) HTML5
6 6 (14.29%) RESTful
7 5 (11.90%) WCF
8 4 (9.52%) jQuery
8 4 (9.52%) CSS
9 3 (7.14%) JSF
9 3 (7.14%) Java SE
9 3 (7.14%) Java EE
10 2 (4.76%) Web Services
10 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (2.38%) CSS3
11 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (2.38%) Underscore.js
11 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (45.24%) Mobile App
2 19 (45.24%) Data Structures
2 19 (45.24%) Algorithms
3 14 (33.33%) Photography
4 6 (14.29%) RIA
5 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.38%) Wiki
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) MVC
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (59.52%) Software Engineering
3 20 (47.62%) Mentoring
4 19 (45.24%) Software Deployment
4 19 (45.24%) DevOps
4 19 (45.24%) OO
4 19 (45.24%) OOD
5 9 (21.43%) Software Architecture
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 6 (14.29%) Product Management
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (4.76%) TDD
8 2 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (4.76%) Web Development
8 2 (4.76%) SDLC
9 1 (2.38%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) C#
2 28 (66.67%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) C
4 20 (47.62%) C++
5 9 (21.43%) SQL
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.14%) Python
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby
9 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle
1 2 (4.76%) Tableau
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
London
Venturi
Salary: £140000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago