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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 758 858 871
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 147 85 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.083% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.086% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 133 71 75
Median salary £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £56,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+14.53% +3.18%
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
88272 98549 105545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75020 82516 86005
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 £27,000 £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% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +95 57 £80,000 +3.22% 4
South East +37 47 £71,500 +24.34% 5
East of England +37 12 £55,000 - 2
South West +12 11 £41,000 -21.90% 1
East Midlands +8 8 £63,750 +18.05%
West Midlands -2 5 £60,000 -14.28%
Yorkshire +31 3 £61,500 +11.81% 4
North West +15 3 £57,500 -8.00% 1
North East -2 1 £70,000 +55.55%
Software Architect
UK

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 191 (62.21%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (51.14%) Java
3 93 (30.29%) .NET
4 89 (28.99%) HTML
5 85 (27.69%) JavaScript
6 77 (25.08%) C#
7 75 (24.43%) Scrum
7 75 (24.43%) HTML5
8 66 (21.50%) SQL
9 65 (21.17%) Big Data
10 63 (20.52%) Finance
11 62 (20.20%) Software Engineering
12 61 (19.87%) PHP
13 51 (16.61%) Web Services
14 50 (16.29%) Open Source
14 50 (16.29%) Degree
15 46 (14.98%) XML
16 45 (14.66%) Microsoft
16 45 (14.66%) Software Architecture
17 43 (14.01%) Ruby
18 42 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
19 40 (13.03%) Mentoring
19 40 (13.03%) TDD
20 39 (12.70%) TOGAF
20 39 (12.70%) Technical Architecture
20 39 (12.70%) MVC
21 38 (12.38%) J2EE
21 38 (12.38%) SOA
22 37 (12.05%) Retail
22 37 (12.05%) Spring

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 20 (6.51%) Apache
2 16 (5.21%) WebLogic
3 15 (4.89%) JBoss
4 8 (2.61%) IIS
5 7 (2.28%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.95%) Jetty
6 6 (1.95%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.63%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.63%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.98%) CMS
8 3 (0.98%) K2 blackpearl
8 3 (0.98%) nginx
8 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.98%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) Mule
9 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 25 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.98%) MS Project
3 1 (0.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Primavera
1 3 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.77%) SaaS
2 15 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.56%) HTTP
2 6 (1.95%) Internet
2 6 (1.95%) Network Security
2 6 (1.95%) SNMP
2 6 (1.95%) VPN
2 6 (1.95%) Wireless
3 5 (1.63%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (1.63%) SSL
4 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.98%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.33%) DVB
6 1 (0.33%) HbbTV
6 1 (0.33%) LAN
6 1 (0.33%) LDAP
6 1 (0.33%) MQTT
6 1 (0.33%) NAS
6 1 (0.33%) SMPP
6 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (21.17%) Big Data
2 27 (8.79%) MongoDB
3 26 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 23 (7.49%) MySQL
5 20 (6.51%) Hadoop
5 20 (6.51%) NoSQL
6 17 (5.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.61%) HBase
9 7 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.30%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.98%) GIS
13 2 (0.65%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.65%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (10.10%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.17%) Eclipse
2 22 (7.17%) JUnit
3 19 (6.19%) JIRA
4 18 (5.86%) Jenkins
5 15 (4.89%) IntelliJ
5 15 (4.89%) Selenium
6 14 (4.56%) Maven
6 14 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (3.91%) Ant
8 11 (3.58%) Subversion
9 6 (1.95%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.63%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.30%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.33%) Hamcrest
13 1 (0.33%) jMock
13 1 (0.33%) Mockito
13 1 (0.33%) MSTest
13 1 (0.33%) NUnit
General
1 63 (20.52%) Finance
2 37 (12.05%) Retail
3 24 (7.82%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.86%) Marketing
5 8 (2.61%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.28%) Advertising
6 7 (2.28%) Banking
6 7 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.63%) Automotive
7 5 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.30%) Electronics
9 3 (0.98%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.65%) Law
11 1 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (30.29%) .NET
2 89 (28.99%) HTML
3 75 (24.43%) HTML5
4 51 (16.61%) Web Services
5 46 (14.98%) XML
6 38 (12.38%) J2EE
7 37 (12.05%) Spring
8 33 (10.75%) CSS
9 31 (10.10%) Hibernate
9 31 (10.10%) REST
10 30 (9.77%) RESTful
11 22 (7.17%) JSON
11 22 (7.17%) SOAP
12 21 (6.84%) ASP.NET
13 19 (6.19%) CSS3
13 19 (6.19%) EJB
14 18 (5.86%) .NET Framework
14 18 (5.86%) AngularJS
15 16 (5.21%) Play Framework
16 15 (4.89%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.14%) Mobile App
2 19 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.26%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.26%) Visualisation
4 9 (2.93%) Client/Server
4 9 (2.93%) iPad
5 8 (2.61%) Digital Media
5 8 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.95%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.30%) Fintech
7 4 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.30%) MPEG
8 3 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.98%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.65%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.65%) Cybercrime
9 2 (0.65%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.33%) MHEG
10 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.79%) Linux
2 24 (7.82%) Unix
3 23 (7.49%) Apple iOS
4 18 (5.86%) Android
5 17 (5.54%) Windows
6 6 (1.95%) Debian
6 6 (1.95%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.98%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.65%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (62.21%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (24.43%) Scrum
3 62 (20.20%) Software Engineering
4 50 (16.29%) Open Source
5 45 (14.66%) Software Architecture
6 42 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (13.03%) Mentoring
7 40 (13.03%) TDD
8 39 (12.70%) MVC
8 39 (12.70%) Technical Architecture
8 39 (12.70%) TOGAF
9 38 (12.38%) SOA
10 34 (11.07%) UML
11 29 (9.45%) Microservices
11 29 (9.45%) Web Development
12 27 (8.79%) SDLC
13 25 (8.14%) Enterprise Architecture
13 25 (8.14%) Zachman Framework
14 24 (7.82%) BDD
15 23 (7.49%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 157 (51.14%) Java
2 85 (27.69%) JavaScript
3 77 (25.08%) C#
4 66 (21.50%) SQL
5 61 (19.87%) PHP
6 43 (14.01%) Ruby
7 35 (11.40%) Python
8 29 (9.45%) C++
9 25 (8.14%) C
10 24 (7.82%) Scala
11 14 (4.56%) Perl
12 13 (4.23%) PowerShell
13 12 (3.91%) Bash Shell
14 11 (3.58%) Objective-C
15 8 (2.61%) T-SQL
16 7 (2.28%) VBA
17 6 (1.95%) Groovy
18 4 (1.30%) Clojure
18 4 (1.30%) Go
19 3 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (16.29%) Degree
2 24 (7.82%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.30%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.33%) MBA
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.82%) QA
2 8 (2.61%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.95%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) DICOM
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (7.82%) Docker
2 7 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.95%) Btrfs
3 6 (1.95%) NFS
4 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (5.21%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 45 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.49%) Oracle
3 15 (4.89%) webMethods
4 5 (1.63%) IBM
5 4 (1.30%) CA
5 4 (1.30%) SAP
6 2 (0.65%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.65%) Sun
6 2 (0.65%) Tableau
6 2 (0.65%) Zend
7 1 (0.33%) Avaya
7 1 (0.33%) Broadcom
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco
7 1 (0.33%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.33%) Genesys
7 1 (0.33%) Google
7 1 (0.33%) NICE Systems
7 1 (0.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.33%) Remedy
7 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
Weybridge, Surrey
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits International travel, company soci
Posted: 5 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Pension + Flexible Hours
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: From £56,000 depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £56,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent salary & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant
aap3
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
TRG
Salary: 60000-70000 Per Annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70 - £71 per annum + FANTASTIC PACKAGE
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago