The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Architect
Rank 430 442 440
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Architect 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.009% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%
Senior 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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Software Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Architect across the South East region.

Senior Software Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Software Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Senior Software Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Software Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 7 £57,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +14 5 £57,500 -17.85%
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Software Architect
England

Senior Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Software Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Architect in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (53.85%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 6 (46.15%) Product Management
4 6 (46.15%) RESTful
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) RIA
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) Network Security
4 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) IIS
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.69%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) CMS
7 1 (7.69%) Web Design
7 1 (7.69%) Banking

Senior Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Software Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
1 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) RESTful
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.69%) Underscore.js
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (46.15%) Product Management
2 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
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