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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Architect
England / London
Rank 565 601 594
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 25 41 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 36
Median salary £86,250 £90,000 £81,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £140,000 £102,000 £125,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £90,000 £81,500
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +10.42%

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
31924 39083 39674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.85% 96.16% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27082 33612 33758
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 £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 - 3 £85,000 -
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) Finance
3 21 (35.00%) Java
4 20 (33.33%) Oracle
5 18 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (26.67%) .NET
6 16 (26.67%) Analytics
7 15 (25.00%) Presales
8 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (20.00%) SQL
9 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
10 11 (18.33%) Scrum
10 11 (18.33%) Hadoop
10 11 (18.33%) Big Data
11 10 (16.67%) Data Architecture
12 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
13 8 (13.33%) Data Lake
13 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
13 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
13 8 (13.33%) Ruby
14 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (11.67%) MDX
14 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (11.67%) Security Architecture
14 7 (11.67%) iPad
14 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
14 7 (11.67%) Splunk
14 7 (11.67%) ArcSight

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 (6.67%) Apache
1 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) IaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (1.67%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (18.33%) Big Data
2 11 (18.33%) Hadoop
3 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (13.33%) Data Lake
5 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
5 7 (11.67%) Power BI
5 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (10.00%) Data Mining
6 6 (10.00%) HDInsight
6 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (3.33%) MySQL
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.33%) Maven
1 2 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Legal
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) Online Betting
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) MDX
3 4 (6.67%) EDI
3 4 (6.67%) Spring
4 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.33%) Dropwizard
4 2 (3.33%) Guava
4 2 (3.33%) HornetQ
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) HTML5
4 2 (3.33%) J2EE
4 2 (3.33%) JDBC
4 2 (3.33%) REST
4 2 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
1 7 (11.67%) iPad
1 7 (11.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Fintech
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 2 (3.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
1 3 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (26.67%) Analytics
4 15 (25.00%) Presales
5 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
5 11 (18.33%) Scrum
6 10 (16.67%) Data Architecture
7 7 (11.67%) Line Management
7 7 (11.67%) Security Architecture
7 7 (11.67%) Security Monitoring
7 7 (11.67%) Security Operations
8 6 (10.00%) Data Analytics
8 6 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (10.00%) TDD
9 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (8.33%) Logistics
9 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.67%) DevOps
10 4 (6.67%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) Java
2 12 (20.00%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) Ruby
4 6 (10.00%) C#
4 6 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.00%) Scala
6 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Ansible
1 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.67%) ArcSight
3 7 (11.67%) Splunk
4 5 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (3.33%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.33%) Netezza
5 2 (3.33%) ParAccel
5 2 (3.33%) PayPal
5 2 (3.33%) Talend
5 2 (3.33%) Teradata
5 2 (3.33%) Vertica
6 1 (1.67%) Facebook
6 1 (1.67%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.67%) Tableau