The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 736 799 859
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 128 135 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 94 117 92
Median salary £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £100,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +4.54%
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
81112 96104 102899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 80920 85864
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in England

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Software Architect Salary Histogram in England

Software 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 Software Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +74 45 £80,000 - 5
South East +68 25 £75,000 +25.00% 1
North West -21 12 £57,000 +3.63% 5
Yorkshire +17 9 £67,500 +28.57% 1
East Midlands +5 9 £80,000 -27.27%
East of England +11 8 £65,000 +18.18%
South West +19 7 £80,000 +220.00% 1
West Midlands -18 6 £60,000 +4.34% 1
North East +8 5 £45,000 -33.33%
Software Architect
UK

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Software 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 Software Architect in the job title.

1 152 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (51.49%) Java
3 100 (37.31%) .NET
4 95 (35.45%) C#
5 65 (24.25%) Finance
6 63 (23.51%) Big Data
7 61 (22.76%) Scrum
8 57 (21.27%) HTML
8 57 (21.27%) JavaScript
9 52 (19.40%) SQL
10 48 (17.91%) TOGAF
10 48 (17.91%) REST
11 47 (17.54%) Software Architecture
12 46 (17.16%) Technical Architecture
13 44 (16.42%) Microsoft
14 43 (16.04%) Spring
15 42 (15.67%) Web Services
15 42 (15.67%) HTML5
16 41 (15.30%) Retail
17 39 (14.55%) Software Engineering
18 38 (14.18%) DevOps
19 36 (13.43%) Degree
20 35 (13.06%) MVC
20 35 (13.06%) Project Management
21 34 (12.69%) Linux
21 34 (12.69%) Zachman Framework
22 33 (12.31%) TDD
22 33 (12.31%) Hibernate
22 33 (12.31%) MongoDB
23 32 (11.94%) XML

Software 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 22 (8.21%) Apache
2 12 (4.48%) Apache Spark
2 12 (4.48%) JBoss
3 8 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.61%) Apache Pig
4 7 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.49%) IIS
5 4 (1.49%) Jetty
6 3 (1.12%) CMS
6 3 (1.12%) nginx
6 3 (1.12%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.37%) Drupal
8 1 (0.37%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.37%) Mule
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.75%) Simulink
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.57%) SaaS
2 30 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.72%) HTTP
2 6 (2.24%) SSL
2 6 (2.24%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.12%) DNS
3 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.75%) Internet
4 2 (0.75%) Network Security
4 2 (0.75%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (0.75%) Wireless
5 1 (0.37%) DVB
5 1 (0.37%) HbbTV
5 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.37%) LAN
5 1 (0.37%) LDAP
5 1 (0.37%) MQTT
5 1 (0.37%) SMPP
5 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.51%) Big Data
2 33 (12.31%) MongoDB
3 24 (8.96%) NoSQL
4 19 (7.09%) MySQL
4 19 (7.09%) SQL Server
5 13 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 11 (4.10%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.73%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.61%) Apache Hive
9 7 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.24%) HBase
11 4 (1.49%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.12%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.37%) Data Mart
14 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (8.96%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.09%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.97%) JUnit
4 12 (4.48%) Maven
5 11 (4.10%) JIRA
6 10 (3.73%) Ant
6 10 (3.73%) Selenium
7 9 (3.36%) Eclipse
8 8 (2.99%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.61%) IntelliJ
10 6 (2.24%) Gradle
10 6 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.87%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.49%) Subversion
13 3 (1.12%) Artifactory
13 3 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
14 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.37%) Hamcrest
14 1 (0.37%) MSTest
14 1 (0.37%) Travis CI
General
1 65 (24.25%) Finance
2 41 (15.30%) Retail
3 19 (7.09%) Marketing
4 8 (2.99%) Electronics
5 7 (2.61%) Military
6 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.87%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.49%) Advertising
7 4 (1.49%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.49%) Banking
7 4 (1.49%) Law
8 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (37.31%) .NET
2 57 (21.27%) HTML
3 48 (17.91%) REST
4 43 (16.04%) Spring
5 42 (15.67%) HTML5
5 42 (15.67%) Web Services
6 33 (12.31%) Hibernate
7 32 (11.94%) XML
8 31 (11.57%) CSS
9 30 (11.19%) .NET Framework
10 27 (10.07%) SOAP
11 26 (9.70%) JSON
12 24 (8.96%) J2EE
13 23 (8.58%) AngularJS
14 22 (8.21%) Node.js
15 18 (6.72%) ASP.NET
15 18 (6.72%) Middleware
16 14 (5.22%) Java EE
16 14 (5.22%) RESTful
17 12 (4.48%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.58%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (7.09%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.73%) iPad
5 7 (2.61%) Fintech
5 7 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.61%) PKI
5 7 (2.61%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.24%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.87%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.49%) Blog
8 4 (1.49%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.49%) Robotics
8 4 (1.49%) User Experience
9 3 (1.12%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.12%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.12%) Life Science
9 3 (1.12%) Physics
10 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.69%) Linux
2 19 (7.09%) Unix
3 12 (4.48%) Windows
4 11 (4.10%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.61%) Android
6 2 (0.75%) Solaris
7 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (22.76%) Scrum
3 48 (17.91%) TOGAF
4 47 (17.54%) Software Architecture
5 46 (17.16%) Technical Architecture
6 39 (14.55%) Software Engineering
7 38 (14.18%) DevOps
8 35 (13.06%) MVC
8 35 (13.06%) Project Management
9 34 (12.69%) Zachman Framework
10 33 (12.31%) TDD
11 31 (11.57%) Software Delivery
12 30 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (10.07%) Open Source
14 24 (8.96%) Microservices
14 24 (8.96%) SOA
15 21 (7.84%) SDLC
16 20 (7.46%) Enterprise Architecture
17 18 (6.72%) Analytics
18 17 (6.34%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 138 (51.49%) Java
2 95 (35.45%) C#
3 57 (21.27%) JavaScript
4 52 (19.40%) SQL
5 32 (11.94%) PHP
6 29 (10.82%) Python
7 23 (8.58%) C++
8 21 (7.84%) Ruby
9 17 (6.34%) Scala
10 16 (5.97%) C
11 13 (4.85%) Perl
12 12 (4.48%) Groovy
13 6 (2.24%) Clojure
14 4 (1.49%) Go
14 4 (1.49%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.12%) Erlang
15 3 (1.12%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.12%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (13.43%) Degree
2 24 (8.96%) Security Cleared
3 17 (6.34%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) ISEB
5 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.37%) MBA
5 1 (0.37%) MCPD
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.99%) ISO 9001
1 8 (2.99%) QA
2 5 (1.87%) ISO 14001
2 5 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.75%) GCP
3 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (6.72%) Docker
2 9 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.61%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.87%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (3.73%) Puppet
2 2 (0.75%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.37%) Ansible
3 1 (0.37%) Rancher
Vendors
1 44 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.45%) Oracle
3 9 (3.36%) VMware
4 8 (2.99%) Google
5 7 (2.61%) webMethods
6 5 (1.87%) Facebook
7 4 (1.49%) Apple
7 4 (1.49%) Avaya
7 4 (1.49%) CA
7 4 (1.49%) IBM
7 4 (1.49%) SAP
8 3 (1.12%) hybris
8 3 (1.12%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.12%) Zend
9 2 (0.75%) Aruba
9 2 (0.75%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.75%) HP
9 2 (0.75%) Meraki
9 2 (0.75%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.75%) Sun
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