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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architect
England / South East
Rank 374 407 453
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 13 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.20% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.21% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 13
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £56,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -0.44%

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
14358 18405 20249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.75% 96.71% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11906 15802 16555
Median salary £43,500 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.24% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 7 £67,500 +3.84% 1
East Sussex - 3 £62,500 -
Berkshire +46 1 - -
Surrey +43 1 £90,000 -
Kent - 1 - -
Software Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 27 (62.79%) Java
2 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (46.51%) C#
4 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
5 16 (37.21%) Scrum
6 15 (34.88%) HTML
6 15 (34.88%) .NET
7 13 (30.23%) REST
8 12 (27.91%) XML
9 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
9 10 (23.26%) Python
10 9 (20.93%) C++
10 9 (20.93%) CSS
10 9 (20.93%) Spring
10 9 (20.93%) Software Architecture
11 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
11 8 (18.60%) Finance
11 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
12 7 (16.28%) SOAP
12 7 (16.28%) J2EE
12 7 (16.28%) SQL
12 7 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (16.28%) HTML5
13 6 (13.95%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
13 6 (13.95%) Degree
13 6 (13.95%) Maven
13 6 (13.95%) TDD
13 6 (13.95%) Ant

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 5 (11.63%) Apache Spark
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) JBoss
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.65%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) SSL
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (11.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.63%) MySQL
4 4 (9.30%) Big Data
5 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Ant
1 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.95%) Maven
2 4 (9.30%) Selenium
3 3 (6.98%) Gradle
3 3 (6.98%) JIRA
4 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 13 (30.23%) REST
3 12 (27.91%) XML
4 9 (20.93%) CSS
4 9 (20.93%) Spring
5 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
6 7 (16.28%) HTML5
6 7 (16.28%) J2EE
6 7 (16.28%) SOAP
7 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
7 5 (11.63%) Web Services
8 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.30%) JDBC
8 4 (9.30%) JSON
8 4 (9.30%) RAML
9 3 (6.98%) JSF
10 2 (4.65%) Java EE
10 2 (4.65%) WPF
11 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (6.98%) Life Science
2 2 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) PMI
3 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Unix
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) Scrum
3 9 (20.93%) Software Architecture
4 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.95%) TDD
7 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.63%) Open Source
7 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
8 4 (9.30%) SOA
8 4 (9.30%) UML
9 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.65%) DevOps
10 2 (4.65%) Microservices
10 2 (4.65%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) Java
2 20 (46.51%) C#
3 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.26%) Python
5 9 (20.93%) C++
6 7 (16.28%) SQL
7 5 (11.63%) C
7 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
8 4 (9.30%) Ruby
9 3 (6.98%) Perl
10 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
10 2 (4.65%) PHP
11 1 (2.33%) Scala
11 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
11 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) MBA
3 1 (2.33%) PhD
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) webMethods
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