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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architect
England / South East
Rank 375 410 436
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 13 46 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.24% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.25% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 11 41 10
Median salary £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £68,750 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

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
14395 18609 19573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 96.84% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11928 15813 15865
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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
Hampshire +6 6 £76,250 +19.60% 1
East Sussex - 2 £71,250 -
Berkshire +45 1 - -
Surrey +34 1 - -
Software Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 South East region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 32 (62.75%) Java
2 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (35.29%) Scrum
3 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 18 (35.29%) C#
4 17 (33.33%) .NET
5 13 (25.49%) HTML
5 13 (25.49%) Python
6 12 (23.53%) Web Services
6 12 (23.53%) Software Architecture
7 11 (21.57%) REST
7 11 (21.57%) XML
7 11 (21.57%) SQL
8 10 (19.61%) J2EE
8 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
8 10 (19.61%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (19.61%) SaaS
9 9 (17.65%) Waterfall
9 9 (17.65%) Degree
9 9 (17.65%) Ruby
9 9 (17.65%) Perl
9 9 (17.65%) Oracle
10 8 (15.69%) PHP
10 8 (15.69%) C++
10 8 (15.69%) Ant
10 8 (15.69%) Spring
10 8 (15.69%) Maven
10 8 (15.69%) Finance
10 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
10 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared

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 (7.84%) Apache
1 4 (7.84%) JBoss
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.88%) Big Data
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Ant
1 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
1 8 (15.69%) Maven
2 6 (11.76%) JIRA
3 4 (7.84%) Selenium
4 3 (5.88%) Gradle
5 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
2 13 (25.49%) HTML
3 12 (23.53%) Web Services
4 11 (21.57%) REST
4 11 (21.57%) XML
5 10 (19.61%) J2EE
6 8 (15.69%) Spring
7 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
7 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
7 7 (13.73%) CSS
7 7 (13.73%) SOAP
8 6 (11.76%) HTML5
9 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
10 4 (7.84%) Java EE
10 4 (7.84%) JSON
10 4 (7.84%) RAML
11 3 (5.88%) JDBC
11 3 (5.88%) JSF
12 2 (3.92%) WPF
13 1 (1.96%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.84%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Life Science
4 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Unix
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) Scrum
3 12 (23.53%) Software Architecture
4 10 (19.61%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
7 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (9.80%) UML
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
9 4 (7.84%) Logistics
9 4 (7.84%) Open Source
10 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.88%) System Testing
10 3 (5.88%) TDD
10 3 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) C#
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.49%) Python
4 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 9 (17.65%) Perl
5 9 (17.65%) Ruby
6 8 (15.69%) C++
6 8 (15.69%) PHP
7 4 (7.84%) C
7 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.92%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.96%) R
9 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) MBA
3 1 (1.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) webMethods
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago