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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Architect
Rank 866 903 859
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Architect 9 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.004% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 12
Average salary £60,000 £69,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.46%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 6 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
Senior Software Architect
UK

Senior Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) Law
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) Python
4 8 (44.44%) Microservices
5 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (33.33%) C
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) OOD
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) OO
6 5 (27.78%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
6 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (27.78%) Software Deployment
6 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) JBoss

Senior Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) GPRS
1 1 (5.56%) 3GPP
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) SNMP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
1 1 (5.56%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 9 (50.00%) Law
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) JSF
3 2 (11.11%) Java SE
3 2 (11.11%) Java EE
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
2 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Microservices
4 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Software Deployment
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) OO
5 5 (27.78%) OOD
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (5.56%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 1 (5.56%) Line Management
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) C
3 6 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus bonus & bens
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago