The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Software Architect
Rank - 950 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Software Architect 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £100,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Chief Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Chief Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Software Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Software Architect within the UK.

Chief Software Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Chief Software Architect
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief 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 Chief Software Architect in their job title.

1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Sling
1 4 (28.57%) Web Development
1 4 (28.57%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (28.57%) Open Source
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Content Management
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Chief Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief 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 Chief Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Jackrabbit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Sling
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Content Management
1 4 (28.57%) Open Source
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat