The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architect
Rank 171 191 182
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 15 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.42% 0.025% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.027% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 16
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -14.81%
Software Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3413 3738 3729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.20% 94.30% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2765 3060 3201
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in Hampshire

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architect across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Software Architect Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Software Architect
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +13 8 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Waterlooville - 2 £50,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £57,000 - 1
Software Architect
South East

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Software Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Architect in their job title.

1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) HTML
5 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
5 13 (52.00%) Network Security
5 13 (52.00%) HTML5
6 12 (48.00%) Windows
7 11 (44.00%) Java
8 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (40.00%) MVC
9 9 (36.00%) Finance
10 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (28.00%) Software Architecture
11 7 (28.00%) REST
11 7 (28.00%) Analytics
11 7 (28.00%) WCF
11 7 (28.00%) WPF
11 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
11 7 (28.00%) Degree
11 7 (28.00%) Client/Server
11 7 (28.00%) OOD
11 7 (28.00%) OO
11 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (28.00%) CTI
11 7 (28.00%) SOAP
11 7 (28.00%) XML

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Software Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Network Security
2 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (28.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) .NET
1 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 13 (52.00%) HTML5
4 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (28.00%) REST
5 7 (28.00%) SOAP
5 7 (28.00%) XML
5 7 (28.00%) WCF
5 7 (28.00%) WPF
6 6 (24.00%) RESTful
7 5 (20.00%) J2EE
8 1 (4.00%) CSS
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (24.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows NT
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) OO
3 7 (28.00%) OOD
3 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (28.00%) Software Architecture
3 7 (28.00%) Analytics
4 6 (24.00%) Product Management
5 5 (20.00%) UML
6 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Business Development
8 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (8.00%) Line Management
9 1 (4.00%) BDD
9 1 (4.00%) SOA
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.00%) VB6
4 2 (8.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago