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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 565 640 636
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 60 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.061% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.064% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 52 12 41
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 £62,500 £72,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £134,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -
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
37695 42483 46604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.64% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32773 35948 39098
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% -

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 28 July 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 28 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 +70 10 £80,000 +3.22% 3
Brentford - 1 £70,000 -
Croydon - 1 £41,500 -
Romford - 1 £70,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 -
Software Architect
England

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 68 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (53.00%) Java
3 42 (42.00%) HTML
4 40 (40.00%) HTML5
5 37 (37.00%) Open Source
5 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
6 35 (35.00%) PHP
7 30 (30.00%) Ruby
8 29 (29.00%) Finance
9 26 (26.00%) Big Data
10 25 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 24 (24.00%) .NET
12 23 (23.00%) Coaching
13 22 (22.00%) User Stories
13 22 (22.00%) Integration Testing
14 21 (21.00%) SQL
15 20 (20.00%) C#
16 18 (18.00%) TDD
16 18 (18.00%) Retail
16 18 (18.00%) TOGAF
16 18 (18.00%) Git (software)
16 18 (18.00%) Spring
17 17 (17.00%) Linux
17 17 (17.00%) Eclipse
18 15 (15.00%) MySQL
18 15 (15.00%) JUnit
18 15 (15.00%) Scrum
18 15 (15.00%) BDD
18 15 (15.00%) REST
19 14 (14.00%) MongoDB

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 11 (11.00%) Apache
2 10 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (9.00%) JBoss
4 8 (8.00%) Apache Solr
5 5 (5.00%) Jetty
5 5 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.00%) DNN
6 3 (3.00%) WordPress
7 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.00%) Mule
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.00%) SaaS
3 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) SNMP
1 7 (7.00%) VPN
1 7 (7.00%) Wireless
2 3 (3.00%) Network Security
3 1 (1.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) LAN
3 1 (1.00%) LDAP
3 1 (1.00%) SMPP
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.00%) Big Data
2 15 (15.00%) MySQL
3 14 (14.00%) MongoDB
4 12 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 10 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 9 (9.00%) HBase
7 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.00%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.00%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.00%) Data Mart
10 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.00%) Redis
10 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.00%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (1.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (17.00%) Eclipse
3 15 (15.00%) JUnit
4 9 (9.00%) IntelliJ
4 9 (9.00%) Selenium
5 7 (7.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.00%) JIRA
7 2 (2.00%) Maven
8 1 (1.00%) Hamcrest
8 1 (1.00%) jMock
8 1 (1.00%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.00%) TestNG
8 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (29.00%) Finance
2 18 (18.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.00%) Marketing
4 4 (4.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Electronics
5 2 (2.00%) Law
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Legal
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.00%) HTML
2 40 (40.00%) HTML5
3 24 (24.00%) .NET
4 18 (18.00%) Spring
5 15 (15.00%) REST
6 14 (14.00%) Hibernate
6 14 (14.00%) JSON
7 13 (13.00%) XML
8 12 (12.00%) SOAP
9 11 (11.00%) Web Services
10 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (9.00%) EJB
10 9 (9.00%) J2EE
10 9 (9.00%) J2SE
10 9 (9.00%) Play Framework
11 8 (8.00%) CSS
11 8 (8.00%) Lucene
12 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
13 5 (5.00%) JAX-RS
13 5 (5.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.00%) Bitcoin
4 2 (2.00%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.00%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.00%) Economics
5 1 (1.00%) Fintech
5 1 (1.00%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.00%) PACS
5 1 (1.00%) Physics
5 1 (1.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.00%) Linux
2 12 (12.00%) Unix
3 7 (7.00%) Debian
3 7 (7.00%) Ubuntu
4 6 (6.00%) Android
5 5 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) Open Source
3 25 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 23 (23.00%) Coaching
5 22 (22.00%) Integration Testing
5 22 (22.00%) User Stories
6 18 (18.00%) TDD
6 18 (18.00%) TOGAF
7 15 (15.00%) BDD
7 15 (15.00%) Scrum
8 14 (14.00%) Zachman Framework
9 13 (13.00%) Microservices
9 13 (13.00%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (13.00%) Web Development
10 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (11.00%) CRM
11 11 (11.00%) Project Management
11 11 (11.00%) Software Delivery
12 10 (10.00%) DSDM
12 10 (10.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 53 (53.00%) Java
2 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
3 35 (35.00%) PHP
4 30 (30.00%) Ruby
5 21 (21.00%) SQL
6 20 (20.00%) C#
7 13 (13.00%) Bash Shell
8 12 (12.00%) Scala
9 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (8.00%) VBA
10 6 (6.00%) Python
11 4 (4.00%) Clojure
11 4 (4.00%) Groovy
11 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.00%) C++
13 1 (1.00%) C
13 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.00%) PHP 4
13 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.00%) Degree
3 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) DICOM
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Docker
2 7 (7.00%) Btrfs
2 7 (7.00%) NFS
2 7 (7.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (9.00%) webMethods
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.00%) Telerik
4 2 (2.00%) Tableau
4 2 (2.00%) Zend
5 1 (1.00%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.00%) SAP
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £56,000
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum plus generous bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago