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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 588 600 665
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 34 59 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.13% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.14% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 24
Median salary £77,500 £70,000 £78,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £97,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
37807 42544 46053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32843 35994 38637
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +51 4 £77,500 +40.90%
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.07%) Java
4 18 (29.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (24.59%) Scrum
6 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
6 14 (22.95%) Oracle
7 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
8 12 (19.67%) OO
8 12 (19.67%) C#
8 12 (19.67%) .NET
8 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (19.67%) SaaS
8 12 (19.67%) Big Data
9 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
9 11 (18.03%) SAP
9 11 (18.03%) HTML
9 11 (18.03%) Unix
10 10 (16.39%) TOGAF
10 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
10 10 (16.39%) Linux
10 10 (16.39%) CSS
10 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
10 10 (16.39%) BDD
10 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (14.75%) People Management
11 9 (14.75%) SDLC
11 9 (14.75%) Jenkins
11 9 (14.75%) TDD
12 8 (13.11%) NUnit

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 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.64%) Sonic ESB
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) Big Data
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.92%) SAP HANA
6 2 (3.28%) MySQL
6 2 (3.28%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.64%) DB2
7 1 (1.64%) Flink
7 1 (1.64%) Impala
7 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.64%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.11%) JIRA
2 8 (13.11%) NMock
2 8 (13.11%) NUnit
3 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.48%) Retail
4 6 (9.84%) Electronics
4 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.84%) Marketing
5 4 (6.56%) Banking
6 2 (3.28%) Games
7 1 (1.64%) Legal
7 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) .NET
2 11 (18.03%) HTML
3 10 (16.39%) CSS
4 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
4 8 (13.11%) Ajax
4 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
4 8 (13.11%) D3.js
4 8 (13.11%) jQuery
4 8 (13.11%) Lambda Expressions
4 8 (13.11%) LINQ
4 8 (13.11%) NHibernate
4 8 (13.11%) Sass
4 8 (13.11%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (13.11%) WCF
5 4 (6.56%) Node.js
6 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.28%) HTML5
6 2 (3.28%) Java EE
6 2 (3.28%) Kafka
7 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Fintech
5 1 (1.64%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.64%) BYOD
5 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Unix
2 10 (16.39%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Android
3 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) Solaris
4 1 (1.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (24.59%) Scrum
4 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
5 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (19.67%) OO
6 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
7 10 (16.39%) BDD
7 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
7 10 (16.39%) TOGAF
8 9 (14.75%) People Management
8 9 (14.75%) SDLC
8 9 (14.75%) TDD
9 8 (13.11%) Analytics
9 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (13.11%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (13.11%) Refactoring
10 7 (11.48%) Programme Management
11 6 (9.84%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (9.84%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Java
2 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.67%) C#
4 3 (4.92%) Ruby
5 2 (3.28%) Scala
5 2 (3.28%) SQL
6 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.64%) CISA
3 1 (1.64%) CISSP
3 1 (1.64%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) SDET
3 2 (3.28%) COBIT
4 1 (1.64%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle
2 11 (18.03%) SAP
3 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) Cognizant
5 2 (3.28%) CA
5 2 (3.28%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.28%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) F5
6 1 (1.64%) Pega
6 1 (1.64%) TIBCO
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