The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architect
Rank 443 375 389
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 6 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 47 44
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £66,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.53% +10.83%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21537 21244 22260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.73% 95.04% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17353 17586 19014
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Software Architect
England

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Software Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Software Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
Oxfordshire - 2 £70,000 - 1
Surrey -10 1 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Berkshire -15 1 £60,000 -27.27%
Hampshire -18 1 £65,000 -21.21%
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Software Architect
England

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Software Architect in their job title.

1 19 (57.58%) .NET
2 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
3 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) OO
5 11 (33.33%) SOA
5 11 (33.33%) Java
5 11 (33.33%) UML
6 10 (30.30%) Scrum
6 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
7 9 (27.27%) Data Architecture
7 9 (27.27%) XML Schema
7 9 (27.27%) XML
8 7 (21.21%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (18.18%) Software Architecture
9 6 (18.18%) jQuery
9 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (18.18%) Middleware
9 6 (18.18%) TDD
9 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle
9 6 (18.18%) HTML
9 6 (18.18%) CSS
10 5 (15.15%) Finance
10 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
10 5 (15.15%) Web Services
10 5 (15.15%) WCF
10 5 (15.15%) Spring
11 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (12.12%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.03%) iPlanet
3 1 (3.03%) FileNet
3 1 (3.03%) JCAPS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Ant
1 2 (6.06%) JUnit
1 2 (6.06%) WebObjects
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) XML
2 9 (27.27%) XML Schema
3 6 (18.18%) Middleware
3 6 (18.18%) jQuery
3 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) CSS
4 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 5 (15.15%) Spring
4 5 (15.15%) WCF
5 4 (12.12%) XSLT
5 4 (12.12%) J2EE
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.06%) Servlets
6 2 (6.06%) SOAP
6 2 (6.06%) Java EE
6 2 (6.06%) HTML5
6 2 (6.06%) CSS3
7 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) iPhone
3 2 (6.06%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) OO
4 11 (33.33%) UML
4 11 (33.33%) SOA
5 10 (30.30%) Scrum
6 9 (27.27%) Data Architecture
7 7 (21.21%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (18.18%) TDD
8 6 (18.18%) Software Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.09%) Process Management
10 3 (9.09%) MVC
11 2 (6.06%) CRM
11 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
11 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
12 1 (3.03%) Content Management
12 1 (3.03%) BDD
12 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
12 1 (3.03%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) C
3 3 (9.09%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Korn
5 1 (3.03%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.03%) C-shell
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Tumbleweed
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