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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 594 630 657
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 51 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.070% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.073% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 47 10 28
Median salary £77,500 £78,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.58% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £140,000 £80,000
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
38279 42270 47410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.69% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 35754 39739
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 June 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 June 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 +65 8 £80,000 -10.11% 2
Brentford - 1 £70,000 -
Croydon - 1 £41,500 -
Romford - 1 £70,000 -
Software Architect
England

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (74.73%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (51.65%) Java
3 40 (43.96%) HTML
3 40 (43.96%) HTML5
4 36 (39.56%) JavaScript
5 33 (36.26%) PHP
5 33 (36.26%) Open Source
6 28 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 26 (28.57%) Coaching
7 26 (28.57%) Ruby
8 23 (25.27%) Integration Testing
8 23 (25.27%) Big Data
9 22 (24.18%) User Stories
10 21 (23.08%) Finance
10 21 (23.08%) .NET
11 20 (21.98%) SQL
11 20 (21.98%) C#
12 19 (20.88%) Scrum
12 19 (20.88%) TDD
13 17 (18.68%) Retail
13 17 (18.68%) Eclipse
13 17 (18.68%) JSON
14 16 (17.58%) MySQL
15 15 (16.48%) Spring
15 15 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (16.48%) Git (software)
15 15 (16.48%) BDD
15 15 (16.48%) MongoDB
16 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
16 14 (15.38%) Web Development

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 (12.09%) JBoss
1 11 (12.09%) WebLogic
2 10 (10.99%) Apache
2 10 (10.99%) Apache Solr
3 8 (8.79%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.59%) Jetty
5 5 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.40%) DNN
6 4 (4.40%) WordPress
7 2 (2.20%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.20%) CMS
7 2 (2.20%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.10%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (6.59%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.10%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.10%) IaaS
3 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) SNMP
1 7 (7.69%) VPN
1 7 (7.69%) Wireless
2 3 (3.30%) HTTP
2 3 (3.30%) Network Security
3 2 (2.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) Big Data
2 16 (17.58%) MySQL
3 15 (16.48%) MongoDB
4 13 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 12 (13.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (13.19%) Hadoop
6 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
7 8 (8.79%) HBase
8 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.30%) Redis
9 2 (2.20%) Couchbase
9 2 (2.20%) Riak
10 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.10%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.10%) Hazelcast
10 1 (1.10%) KDB
10 1 (1.10%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.10%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Eclipse
2 15 (16.48%) Git (software)
3 14 (15.38%) JUnit
4 9 (9.89%) IntelliJ
4 9 (9.89%) Selenium
5 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.40%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.10%) Grunt
8 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.10%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.10%) Mockito
8 1 (1.10%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (23.08%) Finance
2 17 (18.68%) Retail
3 4 (4.40%) Front Office
4 3 (3.30%) Advertising
4 3 (3.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
5 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.10%) Law
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (43.96%) HTML
1 40 (43.96%) HTML5
2 21 (23.08%) .NET
3 17 (18.68%) JSON
4 15 (16.48%) Spring
5 13 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 12 (13.19%) REST
6 12 (13.19%) SOAP
6 12 (13.19%) XML
7 10 (10.99%) Lucene
8 9 (9.89%) EJB
8 9 (9.89%) J2EE
8 9 (9.89%) J2SE
8 9 (9.89%) Play Framework
9 8 (8.79%) AngularJS
10 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 7 (7.69%) CSS
11 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (6.59%) RESTful
11 6 (6.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.49%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.49%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.20%) Bitcoin
4 2 (2.20%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.20%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.10%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.10%) Economics
5 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.10%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.10%) PACS
5 1 (1.10%) Physics
5 1 (1.10%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Linux
2 9 (9.89%) Android
2 9 (9.89%) Unix
3 8 (8.79%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.69%) Debian
4 7 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.40%) Windows
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (74.73%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.26%) Open Source
3 28 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 26 (28.57%) Coaching
5 23 (25.27%) Integration Testing
6 22 (24.18%) User Stories
7 19 (20.88%) Scrum
7 19 (20.88%) TDD
8 15 (16.48%) BDD
8 15 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (15.38%) TOGAF
9 14 (15.38%) Web Development
10 12 (13.19%) Software Delivery
11 11 (12.09%) CRM
11 11 (12.09%) Microservices
11 11 (12.09%) Zachman Framework
12 9 (9.89%) MVC
12 9 (9.89%) Project Management
12 9 (9.89%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (8.79%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) Java
2 36 (39.56%) JavaScript
3 33 (36.26%) PHP
4 26 (28.57%) Ruby
5 20 (21.98%) C#
5 20 (21.98%) SQL
6 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 11 (12.09%) Scala
8 8 (8.79%) PowerShell
8 8 (8.79%) VBA
9 6 (6.59%) Python
10 4 (4.40%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.20%) Clojure
11 2 (2.20%) Go
11 2 (2.20%) Perl
11 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.10%) C
12 1 (1.10%) C++
12 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.30%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) DICOM
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Docker
2 7 (7.69%) Btrfs
2 7 (7.69%) NFS
2 7 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (2.20%) Ansible
2 2 (2.20%) Kibana
2 2 (2.20%) logstash
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Oracle
1 9 (9.89%) webMethods
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.40%) Telerik
4 3 (3.30%) Google
5 2 (2.20%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.20%) Tableau
6 1 (1.10%) Facebook
6 1 (1.10%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (1.10%) SAP
6 1 (1.10%) Solace
6 1 (1.10%) StreamBase
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