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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 750 836 856
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 132 101 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.099% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 117 96 85
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 £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +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
85450 98627 102847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.26% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72111 82982 83883
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +66 46 £80,000 +3.22% 5
South East +61 40 £72,500 +18.56% 3
East of England +17 11 £55,000 -
East Midlands +6 10 £60,000 +16.50% 1
South West +5 9 £41,000 +64.00%
Yorkshire +34 6 £67,500 +22.72% 2
West Midlands -12 5 £60,000 -
North West +8 3 £57,000 -12.30% 3
North East +4 1 £70,000 +37.93%
Software Architect
UK

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 164 (57.54%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (52.98%) Java
3 80 (28.07%) .NET
4 70 (24.56%) JavaScript
5 65 (22.81%) C#
5 65 (22.81%) HTML
5 65 (22.81%) Scrum
6 64 (22.46%) Finance
6 64 (22.46%) Big Data
7 62 (21.75%) SQL
8 58 (20.35%) Software Engineering
9 54 (18.95%) HTML5
10 50 (17.54%) Software Architecture
11 49 (17.19%) PHP
12 48 (16.84%) Degree
13 47 (16.49%) Web Services
14 43 (15.09%) TOGAF
15 42 (14.74%) Python
15 42 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (14.39%) XML
17 40 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
18 39 (13.68%) Retail
19 38 (13.33%) Spring
19 38 (13.33%) Ruby
19 38 (13.33%) Microsoft
20 37 (12.98%) MVC
20 37 (12.98%) Open Source
21 34 (11.93%) SaaS
21 34 (11.93%) C++
21 34 (11.93%) TDD

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 17 (5.96%) Apache
2 12 (4.21%) WebLogic
3 11 (3.86%) JBoss
4 7 (2.46%) IIS
5 6 (2.11%) Jetty
5 6 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.11%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.75%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.05%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.05%) CMS
7 3 (1.05%) nginx
7 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.05%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.70%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.35%) Mule
9 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 18 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.05%) MS Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.35%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Primavera
1 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.93%) SaaS
2 15 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.86%) HTTP
2 6 (2.11%) Internet
2 6 (2.11%) Network Security
2 6 (2.11%) Software-Defined Networking
2 6 (2.11%) SSL
2 6 (2.11%) Wireless
3 5 (1.75%) SNMP
3 5 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.75%) VPN
4 3 (1.05%) DNS
4 3 (1.05%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.35%) DVB
5 1 (0.35%) LAN
5 1 (0.35%) LDAP
5 1 (0.35%) MQTT
5 1 (0.35%) NAS
5 1 (0.35%) SMPP
5 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (22.46%) Big Data
2 29 (10.18%) MongoDB
3 22 (7.72%) NoSQL
4 19 (6.67%) MySQL
5 18 (6.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (6.32%) SQL Server
6 16 (5.61%) Hadoop
7 15 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.46%) HBase
9 4 (1.40%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.05%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.70%) GIS
11 2 (0.70%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (10.88%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.37%) Jenkins
3 19 (6.67%) JUnit
4 18 (6.32%) JIRA
5 16 (5.61%) Eclipse
5 16 (5.61%) Maven
6 14 (4.91%) Ant
7 11 (3.86%) IntelliJ
7 11 (3.86%) Selenium
8 10 (3.51%) Subversion
9 6 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.75%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.40%) MSBuild
12 3 (1.05%) ReSharper
12 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.35%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.35%) Concordion
13 1 (0.35%) Gradle
13 1 (0.35%) Mockito
13 1 (0.35%) NUnit
General
1 64 (22.46%) Finance
2 39 (13.68%) Retail
3 22 (7.72%) Telecoms
4 18 (6.32%) Marketing
5 9 (3.16%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.46%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.11%) Advertising
8 5 (1.75%) Automotive
8 5 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.05%) Banking
9 3 (1.05%) Electronics
10 2 (0.70%) Back Office
10 2 (0.70%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Legal
11 1 (0.35%) Military
11 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (28.07%) .NET
2 65 (22.81%) HTML
3 54 (18.95%) HTML5
4 47 (16.49%) Web Services
5 41 (14.39%) XML
6 38 (13.33%) Spring
7 33 (11.58%) J2EE
8 31 (10.88%) Hibernate
8 31 (10.88%) REST
9 28 (9.82%) CSS
10 25 (8.77%) RESTful
11 21 (7.37%) JSON
12 19 (6.67%) SOAP
13 17 (5.96%) .NET Framework
13 17 (5.96%) AngularJS
14 16 (5.61%) CSS3
15 15 (5.26%) EJB
16 14 (4.91%) Java EE
17 13 (4.56%) ASP.NET
17 13 (4.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.72%) Mobile App
2 13 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.56%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.51%) Visualisation
5 9 (3.16%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.16%) iPad
6 8 (2.81%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.75%) Fintech
8 4 (1.40%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.40%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.05%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.05%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.05%) User Experience
10 2 (0.70%) Blog
10 2 (0.70%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.70%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.23%) Linux
2 22 (7.72%) Apple iOS
3 18 (6.32%) Android
3 18 (6.32%) Unix
4 16 (5.61%) Windows
5 5 (1.75%) Debian
5 5 (1.75%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.70%) Solaris
8 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (57.54%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (22.81%) Scrum
3 58 (20.35%) Software Engineering
4 50 (17.54%) Software Architecture
5 43 (15.09%) TOGAF
6 42 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
8 37 (12.98%) MVC
8 37 (12.98%) Open Source
9 34 (11.93%) TDD
10 31 (10.88%) Zachman Framework
11 30 (10.53%) SOA
11 30 (10.53%) UML
12 27 (9.47%) Enterprise Architecture
12 27 (9.47%) Mentoring
13 26 (9.12%) DevOps
14 25 (8.77%) BDD
14 25 (8.77%) SDLC
15 23 (8.07%) Microservices
15 23 (8.07%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (52.98%) Java
2 70 (24.56%) JavaScript
3 65 (22.81%) C#
4 62 (21.75%) SQL
5 49 (17.19%) PHP
6 42 (14.74%) Python
7 38 (13.33%) Ruby
8 34 (11.93%) C++
9 21 (7.37%) C
10 18 (6.32%) Scala
11 17 (5.96%) Perl
12 10 (3.51%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.51%) Objective-C
13 9 (3.16%) Groovy
13 9 (3.16%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.75%) Clojure
14 5 (1.75%) VBA
15 4 (1.40%) Go
16 3 (1.05%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (16.84%) Degree
2 21 (7.37%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.72%) QA
2 9 (3.16%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.11%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.35%) DICOM
System Software
1 21 (7.37%) Docker
2 7 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.75%) Btrfs
3 5 (1.75%) NFS
4 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.21%) Puppet
2 1 (0.35%) Rancher
Vendors
1 38 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.07%) Oracle
3 11 (3.86%) webMethods
4 7 (2.46%) IBM
5 4 (1.40%) CA
5 4 (1.40%) SAP
6 3 (1.05%) Avaya
6 3 (1.05%) Google
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco
7 2 (0.70%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.70%) Sun
7 2 (0.70%) Tableau
7 2 (0.70%) VMware
7 2 (0.70%) Zend
8 1 (0.35%) Aruba
8 1 (0.35%) Broadcom
8 1 (0.35%) Facebook
8 1 (0.35%) hybris
8 1 (0.35%) Meraki
8 1 (0.35%) Nintex
Crewe, Cheshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified Competative + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Overtine + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
InsightSoftware.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £56,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Havant
aap3
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago