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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 604 629 645
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 49 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.076% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.080% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 28
Median salary £72,500 £65,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £78,250
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £56,359 £57,750
% change year-on-year
+10.89% -2.40%
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
38586 41434 47556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.73% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33498 34951 39758
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +46 5 £80,000 -10.11% 1
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 31 May 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 (79.22%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (59.74%) Java
3 42 (54.55%) HTML
3 42 (54.55%) HTML5
4 36 (46.75%) Open Source
5 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
6 28 (36.36%) PHP
6 28 (36.36%) Mentoring
7 26 (33.77%) Coaching
8 24 (31.17%) Integration Testing
9 23 (29.87%) Scrum
10 22 (28.57%) Ruby
11 21 (27.27%) SQL
11 21 (27.27%) JSON
11 21 (27.27%) User Stories
12 20 (25.97%) MongoDB
12 20 (25.97%) Eclipse
13 19 (24.68%) Big Data
14 18 (23.38%) Puppet
14 18 (23.38%) C#
14 18 (23.38%) .NET
15 17 (22.08%) JUnit
15 17 (22.08%) Spring
15 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
16 16 (20.78%) WebLogic
16 16 (20.78%) SOAP
16 16 (20.78%) JBoss
17 15 (19.48%) Apache
17 15 (19.48%) XML
17 15 (19.48%) 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 16 (20.78%) JBoss
1 16 (20.78%) WebLogic
2 15 (19.48%) Apache
3 10 (12.99%) Apache Solr
4 7 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.49%) Jetty
6 4 (5.19%) DNN
6 4 (5.19%) WordPress
7 3 (3.90%) Apache Spark
7 3 (3.90%) Node.js
7 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.60%) CMS
8 2 (2.60%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.30%) IaaS
4 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) SNMP
1 6 (7.79%) VPN
1 6 (7.79%) Wireless
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) Network Security
2 2 (2.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) MongoDB
2 19 (24.68%) Big Data
3 14 (18.18%) MySQL
3 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 13 (16.88%) Hadoop
5 12 (15.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
7 7 (9.09%) HBase
8 5 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (5.19%) Redis
10 3 (3.90%) Couchbase
10 3 (3.90%) Riak
11 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (1.30%) GIS
11 1 (1.30%) Hazelcast
11 1 (1.30%) KDB
11 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
11 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.30%) SAP HANA
11 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Eclipse
2 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
2 17 (22.08%) JUnit
3 13 (16.88%) IntelliJ
3 13 (16.88%) Selenium
4 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.60%) Grunt
5 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.60%) Mockito
5 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.30%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (18.18%) Retail
2 13 (16.88%) Finance
3 6 (7.79%) Front Office
4 4 (5.19%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.30%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (54.55%) HTML
1 42 (54.55%) HTML5
2 21 (27.27%) JSON
3 18 (23.38%) .NET
4 17 (22.08%) Spring
5 16 (20.78%) SOAP
6 15 (19.48%) Hibernate
6 15 (19.48%) REST
6 15 (19.48%) XML
7 13 (16.88%) EJB
7 13 (16.88%) J2EE
7 13 (16.88%) J2SE
7 13 (16.88%) Play Framework
8 10 (12.99%) Lucene
9 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
10 8 (10.39%) CSS
11 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
12 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (6.49%) .NET Framework
13 5 (6.49%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
1 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.90%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.60%) Bitcoin
3 2 (2.60%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.60%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.30%) Economics
4 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.30%) PACS
4 1 (1.30%) Physics
4 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Unix
2 10 (12.99%) Linux
3 7 (9.09%) Android
4 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.79%) Debian
4 6 (7.79%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.19%) Windows
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (79.22%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (46.75%) Open Source
3 28 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 26 (33.77%) Coaching
5 24 (31.17%) Integration Testing
6 23 (29.87%) Scrum
7 21 (27.27%) User Stories
8 14 (18.18%) Microservices
9 13 (16.88%) Web Development
10 12 (15.58%) Software Delivery
11 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (14.29%) TDD
12 9 (11.69%) CRM
12 9 (11.69%) DSDM
12 9 (11.69%) RUP
13 8 (10.39%) MVC
13 8 (10.39%) Project Management
13 8 (10.39%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (10.39%) TOGAF
14 7 (9.09%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (59.74%) Java
2 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
3 28 (36.36%) PHP
4 22 (28.57%) Ruby
5 21 (27.27%) SQL
6 18 (23.38%) C#
7 14 (18.18%) Scala
8 12 (15.58%) Bash Shell
9 7 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 7 (9.09%) VBA
10 4 (5.19%) Python
10 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.90%) Go
11 3 (3.90%) Perl
12 2 (2.60%) Clojure
12 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.30%) C
13 1 (1.30%) C++
13 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) DICOM
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) Docker
2 6 (7.79%) Btrfs
2 6 (7.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) Puppet
2 3 (3.90%) Ansible
2 3 (3.90%) Kibana
2 3 (3.90%) logstash
2 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) webMethods
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) Google
4 4 (5.19%) Telerik
5 2 (2.60%) Facebook
5 2 (2.60%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.30%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.30%) Solace
6 1 (1.30%) StreamBase
6 1 (1.30%) Tableau
North London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Brilliant benefits and bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £100000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Car, 20% Bonus, Bupa, Life
Posted: 3 days ago