The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Software 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
Software Architect
Rank 568 632 648
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 49 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.064% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.067% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 36
Median salary £80,000 £77,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £75,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
Software 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% -

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in London

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in London

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

Software Architect Salary Histogram in London

Software 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 Software 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
City of London +59 7 £80,000 +3.22% 2
Hayes - 1 £75,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 -
Software Architect
England

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Software 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 Software Architect in the job title.

1 66 (65.35%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (54.46%) Java
3 33 (32.67%) JavaScript
3 33 (32.67%) HTML
3 33 (32.67%) Finance
3 33 (32.67%) Big Data
4 31 (30.69%) HTML5
5 27 (26.73%) Open Source
6 26 (25.74%) PHP
7 25 (24.75%) SQL
8 24 (23.76%) Ruby
8 24 (23.76%) REST
9 23 (22.77%) TOGAF
9 23 (22.77%) .NET
10 21 (20.79%) Spring
10 21 (20.79%) Git (software)
11 20 (19.80%) C#
11 20 (19.80%) TDD
12 19 (18.81%) Scrum
12 19 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (17.82%) BDD
13 18 (17.82%) MongoDB
13 18 (17.82%) Zachman Framework
13 18 (17.82%) JSON
13 18 (17.82%) Retail
13 18 (17.82%) XML
13 18 (17.82%) Linux
14 16 (15.84%) Hibernate
14 16 (15.84%) DevOps
15 15 (14.85%) JUnit

Software 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 13 (12.87%) Apache
2 10 (9.90%) WebLogic
3 9 (8.91%) JBoss
4 5 (4.95%) Apache Solr
4 5 (4.95%) Jetty
4 5 (4.95%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.98%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.99%) Mule
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.99%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) SaaS
2 9 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) SNMP
1 5 (4.95%) VPN
1 5 (4.95%) Wireless
2 4 (3.96%) HTTP
3 3 (2.97%) Network Security
4 2 (1.98%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.99%) Internet
5 1 (0.99%) LAN
5 1 (0.99%) LDAP
5 1 (0.99%) SMPP
5 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (32.67%) Big Data
2 18 (17.82%) MongoDB
3 14 (13.86%) NoSQL
4 12 (11.88%) MySQL
5 11 (10.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (7.92%) HBase
7 7 (6.93%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.97%) CouchDB
9 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.98%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.99%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.99%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.99%) Redis
11 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (20.79%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.85%) JUnit
3 14 (13.86%) Eclipse
4 9 (8.91%) IntelliJ
4 9 (8.91%) Selenium
5 6 (5.94%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.96%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.98%) JIRA
7 2 (1.98%) Maven
8 1 (0.99%) Hamcrest
8 1 (0.99%) jMock
8 1 (0.99%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.99%) TestNG
8 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (32.67%) Finance
2 18 (17.82%) Retail
3 8 (7.92%) Marketing
4 3 (2.97%) Advertising
5 2 (1.98%) Electronics
5 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Law
6 1 (0.99%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.67%) HTML
2 31 (30.69%) HTML5
3 24 (23.76%) REST
4 23 (22.77%) .NET
5 21 (20.79%) Spring
6 18 (17.82%) JSON
6 18 (17.82%) XML
7 16 (15.84%) Hibernate
8 13 (12.87%) SOAP
8 13 (12.87%) Web Services
9 12 (11.88%) AngularJS
10 9 (8.91%) EJB
10 9 (8.91%) J2EE
10 9 (8.91%) J2SE
10 9 (8.91%) Node.js
10 9 (8.91%) Play Framework
11 5 (4.95%) Akka
11 5 (4.95%) JPA
11 5 (4.95%) Lucene
11 5 (4.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.95%) Digital Media
3 5 (4.95%) Fintech
4 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.98%) Blog
5 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.98%) Cybercrime
5 2 (1.98%) Robotics
5 2 (1.98%) User Experience
5 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.99%) PACS
6 1 (0.99%) Physics
6 1 (0.99%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.82%) Linux
2 12 (11.88%) Unix
3 7 (6.93%) Android
4 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.95%) Debian
4 5 (4.95%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (65.35%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.73%) Open Source
3 23 (22.77%) TOGAF
4 20 (19.80%) TDD
5 19 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (18.81%) Scrum
6 18 (17.82%) BDD
6 18 (17.82%) Zachman Framework
7 16 (15.84%) DevOps
8 14 (13.86%) Microservices
9 13 (12.87%) Mentoring
9 13 (12.87%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (11.88%) Project Management
11 11 (10.89%) Coaching
11 11 (10.89%) Continuous Deployment
11 11 (10.89%) DSDM
11 11 (10.89%) RUP
11 11 (10.89%) Software Delivery
11 11 (10.89%) User Stories
12 10 (9.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 55 (54.46%) Java
2 33 (32.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (25.74%) PHP
4 25 (24.75%) SQL
5 24 (23.76%) Ruby
6 20 (19.80%) C#
7 14 (13.86%) Scala
8 11 (10.89%) Python
9 10 (9.90%) Bash Shell
10 9 (8.91%) Groovy
11 8 (7.92%) C++
12 5 (4.95%) Clojure
12 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
12 5 (4.95%) VBA
13 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.99%) C
14 1 (0.99%) Elixir
14 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.99%) PHP 4
14 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Degree
2 5 (4.95%) DV Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) DICOM
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (10.89%) Docker
2 8 (7.92%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (4.95%) Btrfs
3 5 (4.95%) NFS
4 2 (1.98%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) webMethods
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.96%) Google
4 2 (1.98%) Apple
4 2 (1.98%) Avaya
4 2 (1.98%) Facebook
4 2 (1.98%) IBM
4 2 (1.98%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle
4 2 (1.98%) SAP
4 2 (1.98%) Tableau
4 2 (1.98%) Zend
5 1 (0.99%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.99%) Nintex
5 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified Competative + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
InsightSoftware.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £56,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago