The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 394 442 451
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 41 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.12% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.12% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 7
Median salary £72,500 £62,291 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £51,100
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £92,000 £70,000
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 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
17039 20118 20961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.00% 96.59% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14264 16865 16385
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Software Architect in the job title.

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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Hampshire +9 17 £55,000 -4.34% 4
Surrey +32 16 £72,500 +16.00%
Berkshire +15 3 £67,750 +4.23%
West Sussex +15 3 £59,000 -5.60%
Oxfordshire -5 1 £50,000 -20.00%
East Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Software Architect
England

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 South East region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 52 (67.53%) Java
2 47 (61.04%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (41.56%) Software Architecture
4 28 (36.36%) Degree
5 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
6 24 (31.17%) Scrum
7 22 (28.57%) Python
8 21 (27.27%) SQL
8 21 (27.27%) C++
9 20 (25.97%) J2EE
9 20 (25.97%) UML
10 17 (22.08%) PHP
10 17 (22.08%) .NET
10 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
10 17 (22.08%) SaaS
11 16 (20.78%) JIRA
11 16 (20.78%) Oracle
11 16 (20.78%) C#
11 16 (20.78%) Web Services
12 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
12 15 (19.48%) Technical Architecture
13 14 (18.18%) Ruby
13 14 (18.18%) Maven
13 14 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (18.18%) Perl
13 14 (18.18%) C
13 14 (18.18%) Ant
13 14 (18.18%) SC Cleared
13 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
13 14 (18.18%) Jenkins

Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (5.19%) IIS
2 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
3 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.08%) SaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) HTTP
2 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.90%) Internet
3 3 (3.90%) SSL
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.30%) DVB
4 1 (1.30%) HbbTV
4 1 (1.30%) MQTT
4 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (10.39%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.90%) Big Data
6 1 (1.30%) MySQL
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) JIRA
2 14 (18.18%) Ant
2 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 14 (18.18%) Maven
3 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.30%) JUnit
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.69%) Aerospace
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.79%) Marketing
4 5 (6.49%) Automotive
5 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.97%) J2EE
2 17 (22.08%) .NET
3 16 (20.78%) Web Services
4 10 (12.99%) .NET Framework
4 10 (12.99%) XML
5 9 (11.69%) Spring
6 8 (10.39%) Hibernate
6 8 (10.39%) Java EE
7 7 (9.09%) Drools
7 7 (9.09%) Kafka
7 7 (9.09%) RESTful
8 6 (7.79%) HTML
8 6 (7.79%) Software Packaging
8 6 (7.79%) XML Schema
9 4 (5.19%) CSS
10 3 (3.90%) HTML5
11 2 (2.60%) IBM Integration Bus
11 2 (2.60%) jQuery
11 2 (2.60%) REST
11 2 (2.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.19%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.30%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.30%) Life Science
6 1 (1.30%) MHEG
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) STB
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.19%) Unix
3 3 (3.90%) Linux
4 2 (2.60%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.04%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (41.56%) Software Architecture
3 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
4 24 (31.17%) Scrum
5 20 (25.97%) UML
6 15 (19.48%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (15.58%) Waterfall
8 11 (14.29%) SOA
9 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
9 8 (10.39%) Programme Management
10 7 (9.09%) Business Development
10 7 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (9.09%) Open Source
11 6 (7.79%) API Design
11 6 (7.79%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (7.79%) Microservices
11 6 (7.79%) OO
11 6 (7.79%) SDLC
11 6 (7.79%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (7.79%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 52 (67.53%) Java
2 22 (28.57%) Python
3 21 (27.27%) C++
3 21 (27.27%) SQL
4 17 (22.08%) PHP
5 16 (20.78%) C#
6 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
7 14 (18.18%) C
7 14 (18.18%) Perl
7 14 (18.18%) Ruby
8 4 (5.19%) Go
9 1 (1.30%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.30%) R
9 1 (1.30%) Scala
9 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (36.36%) Degree
2 14 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.78%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) Avaya
4 1 (1.30%) Broadcom
4 1 (1.30%) CA
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco
4 1 (1.30%) Genesys
4 1 (1.30%) NICE Systems
4 1 (1.30%) Remedy
4 1 (1.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) webMethods
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