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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 741 831 863
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 152 110 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 136 78 79
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,200 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -
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
88528 99311 104845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.33% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75361 82800 86272
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% -

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 23 July 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 23 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 +73 55 £80,000 +3.22% 10
South East +20 48 £70,000 +16.66% 4
South West +25 16 £65,000 +23.80% 3
East Midlands +4 8 £77,500 +37.16%
West Midlands 0 7 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Yorkshire +26 6 £55,000 - 1
East of England +22 6 £52,500 -12.50% 4
North West +23 5 £55,000 -12.00% 1
North East - 1 £60,000 -
Software Architect
UK

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 195 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (52.12%) Java
3 105 (34.20%) .NET
4 96 (31.27%) HTML
5 86 (28.01%) C#
6 83 (27.04%) JavaScript
7 78 (25.41%) HTML5
8 74 (24.10%) Scrum
9 71 (23.13%) Software Engineering
10 67 (21.82%) Big Data
11 62 (20.20%) SQL
12 57 (18.57%) PHP
12 57 (18.57%) Finance
13 52 (16.94%) Open Source
14 50 (16.29%) Degree
15 49 (15.96%) SOA
16 48 (15.64%) Web Services
17 46 (14.98%) XML
18 45 (14.66%) Mentoring
19 44 (14.33%) MVC
19 44 (14.33%) Microsoft
20 43 (14.01%) Software Architecture
21 40 (13.03%) CSS
21 40 (13.03%) TDD
22 39 (12.70%) SQL Server
22 39 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
23 37 (12.05%) J2EE
23 37 (12.05%) TOGAF
24 36 (11.73%) Ruby
24 36 (11.73%) UML

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 19 (6.19%) Apache
2 16 (5.21%) JBoss
3 15 (4.89%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.26%) IIS
5 8 (2.61%) Apache Solr
5 8 (2.61%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.28%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.95%) Jetty
8 5 (1.63%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.30%) DNN
9 4 (1.30%) WordPress
10 3 (0.98%) CMS
10 3 (0.98%) K2 blackpearl
10 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.98%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.65%) nginx
11 2 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
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%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.79%) SaaS
2 15 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.91%) HTTP
2 7 (2.28%) SNMP
2 7 (2.28%) VPN
2 7 (2.28%) Wireless
3 6 (1.95%) Internet
3 6 (1.95%) Network Security
4 5 (1.63%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.65%) DNS
6 2 (0.65%) SSL
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.33%) DVB
7 1 (0.33%) HbbTV
7 1 (0.33%) LAN
7 1 (0.33%) MQTT
7 1 (0.33%) NAS
7 1 (0.33%) OpenFlow
7 1 (0.33%) SMPP
7 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.82%) Big Data
2 39 (12.70%) SQL Server
3 26 (8.47%) MySQL
4 25 (8.14%) MongoDB
5 24 (7.82%) Hadoop
6 21 (6.84%) NoSQL
7 17 (5.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.93%) HBase
10 8 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.30%) GIS
12 4 (1.30%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.65%) Redis
14 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
15 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.82%) Eclipse
3 21 (6.84%) JUnit
4 20 (6.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (5.21%) Jenkins
5 16 (5.21%) JIRA
6 15 (4.89%) IntelliJ
6 15 (4.89%) Selenium
7 11 (3.58%) Maven
7 11 (3.58%) Subversion
8 9 (2.93%) Ant
9 7 (2.28%) MSBuild
10 6 (1.95%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.30%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.33%) Concordion
13 1 (0.33%) Hamcrest
13 1 (0.33%) jMock
13 1 (0.33%) Mockito
13 1 (0.33%) TestNG
General
1 57 (18.57%) Finance
2 31 (10.10%) Retail
3 25 (8.14%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.86%) Marketing
5 9 (2.93%) Aerospace
5 9 (2.93%) Banking
6 6 (1.95%) Advertising
7 5 (1.63%) Automotive
7 5 (1.63%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.30%) Electronics
8 4 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.65%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (34.20%) .NET
2 96 (31.27%) HTML
3 78 (25.41%) HTML5
4 48 (15.64%) Web Services
5 46 (14.98%) XML
6 40 (13.03%) CSS
7 37 (12.05%) J2EE
8 34 (11.07%) ASP.NET
8 34 (11.07%) Spring
9 33 (10.75%) RESTful
10 31 (10.10%) Hibernate
11 23 (7.49%) REST
12 21 (6.84%) JSON
12 21 (6.84%) SOAP
13 19 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (6.19%) EJB
14 18 (5.86%) CSS3
14 18 (5.86%) WSDL
15 16 (5.21%) .NET Framework
15 16 (5.21%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.14%) Mobile App
2 20 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.23%) Client/Server
4 10 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.26%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.61%) Digital Media
5 8 (2.61%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.28%) iPad
7 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.63%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.30%) MPEG
10 3 (0.98%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.98%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.65%) Bitcoin
11 2 (0.65%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.65%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.65%) Cybercrime
11 2 (0.65%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.33%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.82%) Apple iOS
1 24 (7.82%) Unix
2 22 (7.17%) Windows
3 21 (6.84%) Linux
4 19 (6.19%) Android
5 7 (2.28%) Debian
5 7 (2.28%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (1.30%) Windows NT
6 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (24.10%) Scrum
3 71 (23.13%) Software Engineering
4 52 (16.94%) Open Source
5 49 (15.96%) SOA
6 45 (14.66%) Mentoring
7 44 (14.33%) MVC
8 43 (14.01%) Software Architecture
9 40 (13.03%) TDD
10 39 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (12.05%) TOGAF
12 36 (11.73%) UML
13 34 (11.07%) Web Development
14 33 (10.75%) Microservices
15 31 (10.10%) Technical Architecture
16 26 (8.47%) SDLC
17 25 (8.14%) Coaching
18 22 (7.17%) Integration Testing
18 22 (7.17%) User Stories
19 21 (6.84%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 160 (52.12%) Java
2 86 (28.01%) C#
3 83 (27.04%) JavaScript
4 62 (20.20%) SQL
5 57 (18.57%) PHP
6 36 (11.73%) Ruby
7 32 (10.42%) Python
8 30 (9.77%) C
9 26 (8.47%) C++
9 26 (8.47%) Scala
10 15 (4.89%) PowerShell
11 13 (4.23%) Bash Shell
12 11 (3.58%) Objective-C
12 11 (3.58%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.61%) Perl
13 8 (2.61%) VBA
14 6 (1.95%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.30%) Clojure
15 4 (1.30%) Go
16 3 (0.98%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 50 (16.29%) Degree
2 23 (7.49%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.54%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.98%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.33%) MBA
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.49%) QA
2 4 (1.30%) ISO 14001
2 4 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) DICOM
System Software
1 23 (7.49%) Docker
2 7 (2.28%) Btrfs
2 7 (2.28%) NFS
2 7 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (5.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (14.33%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.47%) Oracle
3 15 (4.89%) webMethods
4 5 (1.63%) IBM
5 4 (1.30%) Telerik
6 3 (0.98%) CA
6 3 (0.98%) SAP
7 2 (0.65%) Google
7 2 (0.65%) Tableau
7 2 (0.65%) Twitter
8 1 (0.33%) Avaya
8 1 (0.33%) Broadcom
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco
8 1 (0.33%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.33%) Genesys
8 1 (0.33%) NICE Systems
8 1 (0.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.33%) Remedy
8 1 (0.33%) Zend
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Derivco Ipswich Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant
aap3
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum plus generous bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tangent International
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £56,000
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Bonus+benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £145000 - £160000 per annum + Benefits, Healthcare & Pension.
Posted: 24 days ago