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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 555 650 642
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 57 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.061% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.064% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 50 18 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 £74,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £101,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £56,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+14.53% +3.18%
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
37543 42266 45508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.72% 95.55% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32627 35877 37958
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +77 11 £77,500 - 2
Hayes - 1 £75,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 -
Software Architect
England

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 75 (70.75%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (51.89%) Java
3 42 (39.62%) HTML
4 41 (38.68%) JavaScript
5 40 (37.74%) HTML5
6 37 (34.91%) Open Source
7 35 (33.02%) PHP
8 34 (32.08%) Finance
9 32 (30.19%) Ruby
10 30 (28.30%) Big Data
11 24 (22.64%) .NET
11 24 (22.64%) Mentoring
12 23 (21.70%) C#
13 22 (20.75%) SQL
13 22 (20.75%) Coaching
14 21 (19.81%) User Stories
14 21 (19.81%) TOGAF
14 21 (19.81%) Retail
14 21 (19.81%) REST
14 21 (19.81%) Git (software)
14 21 (19.81%) Integration Testing
15 20 (18.87%) Spring
15 20 (18.87%) Scrum
16 19 (17.92%) TDD
17 18 (16.98%) XML
17 18 (16.98%) Linux
17 18 (16.98%) BDD
18 17 (16.04%) Eclipse
18 17 (16.04%) Zachman Framework
19 16 (15.09%) 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 12 (11.32%) Apache
2 11 (10.38%) WebLogic
3 10 (9.43%) JBoss
4 7 (6.60%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.72%) Jetty
5 5 (4.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.94%) Mule
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (7.55%) SaaS
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) SNMP
1 6 (5.66%) VPN
1 6 (5.66%) Wireless
2 3 (2.83%) Network Security
3 2 (1.89%) HTTP
4 1 (0.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) LAN
4 1 (0.94%) LDAP
4 1 (0.94%) SMPP
4 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.30%) Big Data
2 16 (15.09%) MongoDB
3 14 (13.21%) MySQL
4 11 (10.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (10.38%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.49%) Hadoop
6 8 (7.55%) HBase
7 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.89%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.89%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.94%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.94%) Redis
9 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.94%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (0.94%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 21 (19.81%) Git (software)
2 17 (16.04%) Eclipse
3 16 (15.09%) JUnit
4 10 (9.43%) IntelliJ
4 10 (9.43%) Selenium
5 6 (5.66%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.77%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.89%) JIRA
7 2 (1.89%) Maven
8 1 (0.94%) Hamcrest
8 1 (0.94%) jMock
8 1 (0.94%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.94%) TestNG
8 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (32.08%) Finance
2 21 (19.81%) Retail
3 5 (4.72%) Marketing
4 4 (3.77%) Advertising
5 2 (1.89%) Electronics
5 2 (1.89%) Law
5 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.62%) HTML
2 40 (37.74%) HTML5
3 24 (22.64%) .NET
4 21 (19.81%) REST
5 20 (18.87%) Spring
6 18 (16.98%) XML
7 16 (15.09%) JSON
8 15 (14.15%) Hibernate
9 13 (12.26%) SOAP
10 12 (11.32%) Web Services
11 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
11 10 (9.43%) EJB
11 10 (9.43%) J2EE
11 10 (9.43%) J2SE
11 10 (9.43%) Play Framework
12 7 (6.60%) Lucene
13 5 (4.72%) CSS
13 5 (4.72%) JPA
13 5 (4.72%) Node.js
13 5 (4.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.72%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.83%) Fintech
5 2 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.89%) Cybercrime
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.94%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.94%) Bitcoin
6 1 (0.94%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.94%) Economics
6 1 (0.94%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.94%) PACS
6 1 (0.94%) Physics
6 1 (0.94%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.98%) Linux
2 13 (12.26%) Unix
3 6 (5.66%) Android
3 6 (5.66%) Debian
3 6 (5.66%) Ubuntu
4 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (70.75%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.91%) Open Source
3 24 (22.64%) Mentoring
4 22 (20.75%) Coaching
5 21 (19.81%) Integration Testing
5 21 (19.81%) TOGAF
5 21 (19.81%) User Stories
6 20 (18.87%) Scrum
7 19 (17.92%) TDD
8 18 (16.98%) BDD
9 17 (16.04%) Zachman Framework
10 16 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (15.09%) Technical Architecture
11 15 (14.15%) Project Management
12 14 (13.21%) Software Delivery
13 13 (12.26%) Microservices
14 12 (11.32%) DSDM
14 12 (11.32%) RUP
14 12 (11.32%) Web Development
15 11 (10.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 55 (51.89%) Java
2 41 (38.68%) JavaScript
3 35 (33.02%) PHP
4 32 (30.19%) Ruby
5 23 (21.70%) C#
6 22 (20.75%) SQL
7 13 (12.26%) Scala
8 12 (11.32%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
9 7 (6.60%) Python
9 7 (6.60%) VBA
10 6 (5.66%) Groovy
11 4 (3.77%) Clojure
12 3 (2.83%) C++
13 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.94%) C
14 1 (0.94%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.94%) PHP 4
14 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.77%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.94%) DICOM
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) Docker
2 7 (6.60%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (5.66%) Btrfs
3 6 (5.66%) NFS
4 1 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (9.43%) webMethods
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.89%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle
3 2 (1.89%) Tableau
3 2 (1.89%) Zend
4 1 (0.94%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.94%) Google
4 1 (0.94%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.94%) SAP
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £56,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: From £56,000 depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago