The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Principal Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 579 635 649
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 38 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.057% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.060% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 36
Median salary £90,000 £95,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,295 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Principal Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36628 41767 43904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.77% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31751 35548 36537
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Principal Architect in the job title.

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Principal Architect Salary Trend in London

Principal Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Principal Architect Salary Histogram in London

Principal Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
Croydon - 9 £92,500 - 1
City of London +58 6 £90,000 +5.88% 2
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Principal 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 London region featuring Principal Architect in the job title.

1 36 (52.17%) Finance
2 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (37.68%) Java
4 25 (36.23%) Oracle
5 24 (34.78%) Scrum
6 22 (31.88%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (27.54%) Analytics
8 14 (20.29%) Big Data
9 13 (18.84%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (17.39%) SQL
10 12 (17.39%) .NET
10 12 (17.39%) Unix
10 12 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
11 11 (15.94%) Linux
11 11 (15.94%) C#
11 11 (15.94%) SAP
11 11 (15.94%) People Management
11 11 (15.94%) SDLC
12 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
12 10 (14.49%) BDD
12 10 (14.49%) Hadoop
12 10 (14.49%) TDD
13 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (11.59%) Presales
14 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
14 8 (11.59%) Data Architecture
15 7 (10.14%) Retail
15 7 (10.14%) Legal

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (7.25%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.90%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.70%) Data Lake Analytics
3 5 (7.25%) SaaS
4 2 (2.90%) IaaS
4 2 (2.90%) PaaS
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
1 1 (1.45%) Network Security
1 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) Big Data
2 12 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (14.49%) Hadoop
3 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (8.70%) Data Lake
5 6 (8.70%) Data Mining
5 6 (8.70%) HDInsight
5 6 (8.70%) Power BI
5 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.35%) MySQL
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.35%) SAP HANA
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.35%) Selenium
2 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) NMock
3 1 (1.45%) NUnit
3 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 36 (52.17%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Legal
2 7 (10.14%) Retail
3 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Electronics
4 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.80%) Marketing
5 3 (4.35%) Banking
5 3 (4.35%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) .NET
2 6 (8.70%) MDX
3 5 (7.25%) HTML
4 4 (5.80%) EDI
4 4 (5.80%) Node.js
5 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.35%) CSS
5 3 (4.35%) HTML5
6 2 (2.90%) HornetQ
6 2 (2.90%) Kafka
6 2 (2.90%) REST
6 2 (2.90%) Spring
7 1 (1.45%) Ajax
7 1 (1.45%) D3.js
7 1 (1.45%) jQuery
7 1 (1.45%) Lambda Expressions
7 1 (1.45%) LINQ
7 1 (1.45%) Sass
7 1 (1.45%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (1.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) iPad
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.90%) Fintech
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) BYOD
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Unix
2 11 (15.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.78%) Scrum
3 22 (31.88%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (27.54%) Analytics
5 13 (18.84%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
6 11 (15.94%) People Management
6 11 (15.94%) SDLC
7 10 (14.49%) BDD
7 10 (14.49%) TDD
8 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (11.59%) Data Architecture
9 8 (11.59%) Presales
10 7 (10.14%) SOA
11 6 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
12 5 (7.25%) OO
12 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
12 5 (7.25%) TOGAF
12 5 (7.25%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) Java
2 12 (17.39%) SQL
3 11 (15.94%) C#
4 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 6 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.35%) Ruby
7 2 (2.90%) Scala
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) Degree
1 1 (1.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) SDET
3 1 (1.45%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) Oracle
2 11 (15.94%) SAP
3 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.90%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.90%) Hortonworks
4 2 (2.90%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.45%) Facebook
5 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per week + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bens + Significant Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
LV
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000,000 per annum Competitive Salary - Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago