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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 566 615 586
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 29 48 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 68
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 £82,000 £72,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £140,000 £100,000 £125,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £72,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -12.12%
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
33643 41995 43834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.88% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28690 35684 37222
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
City of London - 5 £85,000 -
Croydon - 4 £92,500 -
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 32 (47.06%) Finance
2 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (41.18%) Java
4 26 (38.24%) Oracle
5 21 (30.88%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (27.94%) Scrum
6 19 (27.94%) Analytics
7 14 (20.59%) .NET
7 14 (20.59%) Big Data
8 13 (19.12%) SQL
8 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
9 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (16.18%) Hadoop
10 11 (16.18%) TDD
10 11 (16.18%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (14.71%) Data Architecture
11 10 (14.71%) Presales
12 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
12 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (13.24%) BDD
12 9 (13.24%) Retail
13 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
13 8 (11.76%) Unix
13 8 (11.76%) Linux
13 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
13 8 (11.76%) C#
13 8 (11.76%) SAP
13 8 (11.76%) People Management
13 8 (11.76%) Data Lake

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 4 (5.88%) Apache
1 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.82%) Data Lake Analytics
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.47%) IaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Office 365
4 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (1.47%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.47%) Network Security
3 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.47%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) Big Data
2 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (16.18%) Hadoop
4 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
5 8 (11.76%) Data Lake
6 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
6 7 (10.29%) Power BI
6 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (8.82%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (8.82%) Data Mining
7 6 (8.82%) HDInsight
7 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
7 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (4.41%) MySQL
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) Maven
2 2 (2.94%) Selenium
2 2 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 32 (47.06%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Retail
3 7 (10.29%) Legal
4 4 (5.88%) Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Games
5 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.94%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
7 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.47%) Marketing
7 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) .NET
2 7 (10.29%) MDX
3 4 (5.88%) EDI
3 4 (5.88%) Spring
4 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.41%) HTML
4 3 (4.41%) Node.js
5 2 (2.94%) Dropwizard
5 2 (2.94%) Guava
5 2 (2.94%) HornetQ
5 2 (2.94%) HTML5
5 2 (2.94%) J2EE
5 2 (2.94%) JDBC
5 2 (2.94%) REST
5 2 (2.94%) Web Services
6 1 (1.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) iPad
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.41%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.94%) Fintech
4 2 (2.94%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Linux
1 8 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (27.94%) Analytics
3 19 (27.94%) Scrum
4 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
5 11 (16.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (16.18%) TDD
6 10 (14.71%) Data Architecture
6 10 (14.71%) Presales
7 9 (13.24%) BDD
7 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.76%) People Management
9 7 (10.29%) SDLC
10 6 (8.82%) Data Analytics
10 6 (8.82%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (7.35%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (7.35%) Line Management
11 5 (7.35%) Logistics
11 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) Java
2 13 (19.12%) SQL
3 8 (11.76%) C#
4 6 (8.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 6 (8.82%) Ruby
4 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) Scala
7 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Ansible
1 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) SAP
3 2 (2.94%) ArcSight
3 2 (2.94%) Hyperion
3 2 (2.94%) Netezza
3 2 (2.94%) ParAccel
3 2 (2.94%) PayPal
3 2 (2.94%) Splunk
3 2 (2.94%) Talend
3 2 (2.94%) Teradata
3 2 (2.94%) Vertica
4 1 (1.47%) Facebook
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.47%) Tableau