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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 556 630 648
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 46 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.086% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.090% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 27
Median salary £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £87,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +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
34240 42369 43958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 96.21% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29206 36028 37344
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Wimbledon - 3 £77,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £65,000 - 2
Software Architect
England

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 61 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (58.42%) Java
3 40 (39.60%) Big Data
4 37 (36.63%) Finance
5 33 (32.67%) .NET
6 27 (26.73%) REST
7 26 (25.74%) TOGAF
8 25 (24.75%) C#
9 23 (22.77%) SQL
10 22 (21.78%) HTML
10 22 (21.78%) Retail
11 21 (20.79%) JavaScript
11 21 (20.79%) DevOps
12 19 (18.81%) Spring
12 19 (18.81%) HTML5
12 19 (18.81%) Zachman Framework
13 18 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (17.82%) TDD
14 17 (16.83%) Web Services
14 17 (16.83%) Technical Architecture
15 16 (15.84%) Open Source
15 16 (15.84%) SaaS
15 16 (15.84%) NoSQL
16 15 (14.85%) MongoDB
16 15 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
16 15 (14.85%) JSON
16 15 (14.85%) PHP
16 15 (14.85%) Scrum
16 15 (14.85%) Project Management
17 14 (13.86%) Hibernate

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 6 (5.94%) JBoss
2 6 (5.94%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.95%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.95%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.97%) Jetty
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.99%) CMS
5 1 (0.99%) Drupal
5 1 (0.99%) Mule
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.84%) SaaS
2 15 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.97%) PaaS
6 2 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) HTTP
2 4 (3.96%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.99%) Internet
3 1 (0.99%) LAN
3 1 (0.99%) LDAP
3 1 (0.99%) Network Security
3 1 (0.99%) SMPP
3 1 (0.99%) SNMP
3 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.99%) VPN
3 1 (0.99%) WAN
3 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (39.60%) Big Data
2 16 (15.84%) NoSQL
3 15 (14.85%) MongoDB
4 10 (9.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (6.93%) HBase
6 6 (5.94%) MySQL
7 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.97%) CouchDB
8 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.97%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.98%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.99%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.99%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.99%) Redis
10 1 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.90%) JUnit
3 7 (6.93%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.95%) IntelliJ
4 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.95%) Selenium
5 3 (2.97%) JIRA
6 2 (1.98%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.98%) Maven
6 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.99%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.99%) Hamcrest
7 1 (0.99%) jMock
7 1 (0.99%) TestNG
General
1 37 (36.63%) Finance
2 22 (21.78%) Retail
3 12 (11.88%) Marketing
4 2 (1.98%) Advertising
4 2 (1.98%) Law
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.67%) .NET
2 27 (26.73%) REST
3 22 (21.78%) HTML
4 19 (18.81%) HTML5
4 19 (18.81%) Spring
5 17 (16.83%) Web Services
6 15 (14.85%) JSON
7 14 (13.86%) Hibernate
8 13 (12.87%) AngularJS
8 13 (12.87%) Node.js
8 13 (12.87%) XML
9 12 (11.88%) SOAP
10 7 (6.93%) .NET Framework
11 6 (5.94%) J2EE
11 6 (5.94%) J2SE
11 6 (5.94%) JMS
11 6 (5.94%) Spring Integration
12 5 (4.95%) Akka
12 5 (4.95%) Apache Camel
12 5 (4.95%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.93%) Fintech
3 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.95%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.96%) Blog
4 4 (3.96%) Robotics
4 4 (3.96%) User Experience
5 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.98%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.98%) Cybercrime
6 2 (1.98%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.99%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.99%) Physics
7 1 (0.99%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.87%) Linux
2 8 (7.92%) Unix
3 4 (3.96%) Android
4 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.98%) Windows
6 1 (0.99%) Debian
6 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.74%) TOGAF
3 21 (20.79%) DevOps
4 19 (18.81%) Zachman Framework
5 18 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (17.82%) TDD
6 17 (16.83%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (15.84%) Open Source
8 15 (14.85%) Project Management
8 15 (14.85%) Scrum
9 14 (13.86%) Software Delivery
10 13 (12.87%) BDD
10 13 (12.87%) Microservices
11 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
12 11 (10.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (9.90%) Analytics
14 9 (8.91%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (8.91%) MVC
14 9 (8.91%) SOA
15 8 (7.92%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 59 (58.42%) Java
2 25 (24.75%) C#
3 23 (22.77%) SQL
4 21 (20.79%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.85%) PHP
6 14 (13.86%) Scala
7 13 (12.87%) C++
7 13 (12.87%) Python
8 12 (11.88%) Ruby
9 11 (10.89%) Groovy
10 5 (4.95%) Clojure
11 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.99%) PHP 4
13 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) Degree
2 5 (4.95%) DV Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) GCP
2 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) Docker
2 6 (5.94%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (4.95%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.99%) Btrfs
4 1 (0.99%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.99%) Rancher
Vendors
1 13 (12.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) Google
3 5 (4.95%) webMethods
4 4 (3.96%) Apple
4 4 (3.96%) Avaya
4 4 (3.96%) Facebook
5 2 (1.98%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.98%) IBM
5 2 (1.98%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle
5 2 (1.98%) SAP
5 2 (1.98%) Zend
6 1 (0.99%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.99%) Nintex
6 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.99%) Tableau
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75 000 - £88 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
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