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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architect
England / London
Rank 542 617 622
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 35 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.070% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.073% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 28
Median salary £85,000 £80,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £103,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +1.81%

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
31495 39628 40516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 96.15% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26687 34171 34145
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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
Edgware - 2 £100,000 -
Wembley - 1 £57,500 -
Software Architect
England

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 43 (55.13%) Java
2 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (37.18%) Big Data
4 22 (28.21%) Finance
4 22 (28.21%) Software Engineering
5 21 (26.92%) .NET
6 20 (25.64%) TOGAF
6 20 (25.64%) DevOps
7 19 (24.36%) SOA
8 18 (23.08%) REST
9 17 (21.79%) Retail
10 15 (19.23%) SQL
11 14 (17.95%) C#
11 14 (17.95%) Web Services
11 14 (17.95%) Zachman Framework
11 14 (17.95%) NoSQL
11 14 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (17.95%) Open Source
12 13 (16.67%) SaaS
12 13 (16.67%) Node.js
12 13 (16.67%) Apache
12 13 (16.67%) C++
12 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
13 12 (15.38%) Software Architecture
14 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (12.82%) Scrum
15 10 (12.82%) SOAP
15 10 (12.82%) Docker
16 9 (11.54%) Microservices

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 (16.67%) Apache
2 8 (10.26%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.56%) JBoss
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) Drupal
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (16.67%) SaaS
3 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (5.13%) PaaS
6 2 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (37.18%) Big Data
2 14 (17.95%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.41%) HBase
4 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.56%) Blockchain
6 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (2.56%) PowerPivot
6 2 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.28%) GIS
7 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.56%) JUnit
1 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.28%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) Selenium
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 17 (21.79%) Retail
3 7 (8.97%) Marketing
4 2 (2.56%) Law
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Front Office
5 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) .NET
2 18 (23.08%) REST
3 14 (17.95%) Web Services
4 13 (16.67%) Node.js
5 10 (12.82%) SOAP
6 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
6 7 (8.97%) Hibernate
6 7 (8.97%) HTML
6 7 (8.97%) Spring
7 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.69%) HTML5
8 5 (6.41%) JMS
8 5 (6.41%) JSON
9 4 (5.13%) Apache Camel
9 4 (5.13%) JRuby
9 4 (5.13%) RAML
9 4 (5.13%) Spring Integration
9 4 (5.13%) Swagger
10 3 (3.85%) React
10 3 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (8.97%) Fintech
2 5 (6.41%) Robotics
3 4 (5.13%) Blog
3 4 (5.13%) User Experience
4 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.28%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.28%) Smart Home
6 1 (1.28%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
2 6 (7.69%) Windows
3 5 (6.41%) Android
4 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) Software Engineering
3 20 (25.64%) DevOps
3 20 (25.64%) TOGAF
4 19 (24.36%) SOA
5 14 (17.95%) Open Source
5 14 (17.95%) Zachman Framework
6 12 (15.38%) Software Architecture
7 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (12.82%) Scrum
9 9 (11.54%) Analytics
9 9 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (11.54%) Microservices
10 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.26%) Software Delivery
10 8 (10.26%) TDD
10 8 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (8.97%) Project Management
12 6 (7.69%) MVC
12 6 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.13%) Java
2 15 (19.23%) SQL
3 14 (17.95%) C#
4 13 (16.67%) C++
5 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.54%) Python
6 9 (11.54%) Scala
7 6 (7.69%) Groovy
8 3 (3.85%) C
8 3 (3.85%) PHP
9 2 (2.56%) Clojure
9 2 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (2.56%) Ruby
9 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.56%) VB
10 1 (1.28%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (2.56%) GCP
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Docker
2 5 (6.41%) Apache Flume
3 4 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.85%) Puppet
3 2 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (2.56%) Mesos
4 1 (1.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Google
3 4 (5.13%) Apple
3 4 (5.13%) Avaya
3 4 (5.13%) Facebook
4 3 (3.85%) IBM
5 2 (2.56%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.56%) Nintex
5 2 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (1.28%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) Solace
6 1 (1.28%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.28%) webMethods
London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £95,000
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days holiday + home / flexible wo
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 100k OTE
Posted: 13 days ago