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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 743 814 876
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 154 124 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.12% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 145 84 76
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £77,500
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
88322 99835 108668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 83205 89755
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 £27,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +48 53 £77,500 -8.82% 8
South East +22 40 £70,000 +16.66% 2
South West +25 18 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Yorkshire +36 12 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands +10 9 £77,500 +34.78% 1
West Midlands -6 9 £65,000 -7.14%
East of England +30 7 £51,000 -15.00% 1
North West +24 5 £57,500 -8.00% 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 30 June 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.

1 203 (66.56%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (54.75%) Java
3 106 (34.75%) .NET
4 93 (30.49%) HTML
5 89 (29.18%) JavaScript
6 88 (28.85%) C#
7 75 (24.59%) Scrum
8 74 (24.26%) HTML5
9 68 (22.30%) Big Data
10 67 (21.97%) Software Engineering
11 57 (18.69%) SQL
12 54 (17.70%) Finance
12 54 (17.70%) Mentoring
13 53 (17.38%) PHP
14 49 (16.07%) SOA
15 48 (15.74%) XML
15 48 (15.74%) Degree
16 47 (15.41%) Web Services
17 46 (15.08%) J2EE
18 45 (14.75%) TDD
18 45 (14.75%) Open Source
19 43 (14.10%) SQL Server
19 43 (14.10%) UML
19 43 (14.10%) Microsoft
20 42 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
21 41 (13.44%) Software Architecture
22 39 (12.79%) CSS
23 38 (12.46%) MVC
24 37 (12.13%) ASP.NET
25 35 (11.48%) Oracle

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 (6.23%) JBoss
2 16 (5.25%) WebLogic
3 15 (4.92%) Apache
4 13 (4.26%) IIS
4 13 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.28%) Apache Solr
5 10 (3.28%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.30%) Jetty
7 6 (1.97%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.31%) DNN
8 4 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.31%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.31%) WordPress
9 3 (0.98%) K2 blackpearl
9 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.66%) CMS
11 1 (0.33%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (8.52%) 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 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.87%) SaaS
2 11 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.95%) HTTP
2 7 (2.30%) SNMP
2 7 (2.30%) VPN
2 7 (2.30%) Wireless
3 6 (1.97%) Internet
4 5 (1.64%) Network Security
4 5 (1.64%) Software-Defined Networking
5 3 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.33%) NAS
6 1 (0.33%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (22.30%) Big Data
2 43 (14.10%) SQL Server
3 28 (9.18%) MySQL
4 26 (8.52%) MongoDB
5 25 (8.20%) Hadoop
6 24 (7.87%) NoSQL
7 17 (5.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.62%) HBase
9 8 (2.62%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.31%) GIS
13 3 (0.98%) Redis
14 2 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.66%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.66%) Riak
14 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
15 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (8.20%) Eclipse
2 23 (7.54%) JUnit
3 20 (6.56%) JIRA
4 19 (6.23%) Git (software)
4 19 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (5.90%) Jenkins
6 14 (4.59%) IntelliJ
6 14 (4.59%) Selenium
7 10 (3.28%) Maven
8 9 (2.95%) Ant
9 7 (2.30%) MSBuild
9 7 (2.30%) Subversion
10 6 (1.97%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.31%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.98%) Mockito
12 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.66%) Concordion
13 2 (0.66%) NetBeans
14 1 (0.33%) Grunt
14 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
General
1 54 (17.70%) Finance
2 35 (11.48%) Retail
3 25 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.92%) Marketing
5 11 (3.61%) Aerospace
5 11 (3.61%) Banking
6 7 (2.30%) Automotive
7 5 (1.64%) Advertising
7 5 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.31%) Electronics
8 4 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.98%) Front Office
10 2 (0.66%) French Language
10 2 (0.66%) Military
11 1 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) Law
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (34.75%) .NET
2 93 (30.49%) HTML
3 74 (24.26%) HTML5
4 48 (15.74%) XML
5 47 (15.41%) Web Services
6 46 (15.08%) J2EE
7 39 (12.79%) CSS
8 37 (12.13%) ASP.NET
9 34 (11.15%) RESTful
10 33 (10.82%) Spring
11 30 (9.84%) Hibernate
12 24 (7.87%) SOAP
13 23 (7.54%) REST
14 22 (7.21%) JSON
15 20 (6.56%) jQuery
15 20 (6.56%) WSDL
16 19 (6.23%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (6.23%) EJB
17 17 (5.57%) AngularJS
18 16 (5.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.54%) Mobile App
2 16 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.26%) Client/Server
4 10 (3.28%) Visualisation
5 9 (2.95%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.62%) Digital Media
6 8 (2.62%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.31%) iPad
7 4 (1.31%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.31%) MPEG
8 3 (0.98%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.98%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.66%) Bitcoin
9 2 (0.66%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.66%) Clustering
9 2 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.66%) Replication
9 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.52%) Windows
2 25 (8.20%) Unix
3 24 (7.87%) Apple iOS
4 21 (6.89%) Android
5 20 (6.56%) Linux
6 8 (2.62%) Windows NT
6 8 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.30%) Debian
7 7 (2.30%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.31%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (66.56%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (24.59%) Scrum
3 67 (21.97%) Software Engineering
4 54 (17.70%) Mentoring
5 49 (16.07%) SOA
6 45 (14.75%) Open Source
6 45 (14.75%) TDD
7 43 (14.10%) UML
8 42 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (13.44%) Software Architecture
10 38 (12.46%) MVC
11 35 (11.48%) TOGAF
11 35 (11.48%) Web Development
12 29 (9.51%) Technical Architecture
13 28 (9.18%) Microservices
14 27 (8.85%) Coaching
15 25 (8.20%) SDLC
16 23 (7.54%) Integration Testing
17 22 (7.21%) BDD
17 22 (7.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 167 (54.75%) Java
2 89 (29.18%) JavaScript
3 88 (28.85%) C#
4 57 (18.69%) SQL
5 53 (17.38%) PHP
6 32 (10.49%) C
6 32 (10.49%) Python
6 32 (10.49%) Ruby
7 29 (9.51%) C++
8 25 (8.20%) Scala
9 18 (5.90%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.59%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.61%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.62%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.62%) Perl
12 8 (2.62%) VBA
13 6 (1.97%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.31%) Go
15 3 (0.98%) VB
16 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (15.74%) Degree
2 27 (8.85%) Security Cleared
3 21 (6.89%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.33%) MBA
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.56%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) DICOM
System Software
1 21 (6.89%) Docker
2 7 (2.30%) Btrfs
2 7 (2.30%) NFS
2 7 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (5.90%) Puppet
2 2 (0.66%) Ansible
2 2 (0.66%) Kibana
2 2 (0.66%) logstash
2 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.66%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.48%) Oracle
3 14 (4.59%) webMethods
4 4 (1.31%) IBM
4 4 (1.31%) Telerik
5 3 (0.98%) Google
5 3 (0.98%) SAP
6 2 (0.66%) InterSystems
6 2 (0.66%) Tableau
6 2 (0.66%) Twitter
7 1 (0.33%) Avaya
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco
7 1 (0.33%) Facebook
7 1 (0.33%) Genesys
7 1 (0.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.33%) Remedy
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