The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Software Architect
UK
Rank 838 929 936
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Architect 11 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.009% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.009% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 17
Median salary £57,000 £55,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £63,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £55,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -24.13%

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Lead Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Lead Software Architect in the job title.

Lead Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Software Architect
Salary Trend

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

Lead Software Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Software Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Software Architect over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Lead Software Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Software Architect
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Software Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England +108 10 £57,000 +3.63% 3
North West - 4 £57,000 -
Manchester - 4 £57,000 -
London +59 2 £75,000 -11.76%
North East - 2 £41,250 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £41,250 -
South East +63 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
West Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
Telford - 1 £70,000 -
Kent - 1 £60,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £70,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Lead Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Lead 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 featuring Lead Software Architect in the job title.

1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) C#
3 18 (58.06%) Java
4 15 (48.39%) Scrum
5 14 (45.16%) .NET
6 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 13 (41.94%) HTML
6 13 (41.94%) HTML5
6 13 (41.94%) SDLC
7 12 (38.71%) Middleware
7 12 (38.71%) Spring
8 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
8 11 (35.48%) DevOps
8 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
9 10 (32.26%) Node.js
9 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
9 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
10 9 (29.03%) Java EE
10 9 (29.03%) Degree
10 9 (29.03%) jQuery
10 9 (29.03%) Time Management
10 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
10 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
10 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
10 9 (29.03%) Information Security
10 9 (29.03%) PKI
10 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
10 9 (29.03%) RDBMS
10 9 (29.03%) VMware

Lead Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (29.03%) Apache Pig
1 9 (29.03%) Apache Spark
1 9 (29.03%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) 3G
1 1 (3.23%) 4G
1 1 (3.23%) 5G
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
2 9 (29.03%) Apache Hive
2 9 (29.03%) Big Data
2 9 (29.03%) Hadoop
2 9 (29.03%) MySQL
2 9 (29.03%) RDBMS
2 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) JUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 9 (29.03%) Military
2 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Retail
3 4 (12.90%) Electronics
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) HTML5
3 12 (38.71%) Middleware
3 12 (38.71%) Spring
4 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
5 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
5 10 (32.26%) Node.js
6 9 (29.03%) Apache Camel
6 9 (29.03%) CSS
6 9 (29.03%) CSS3
6 9 (29.03%) Java EE
6 9 (29.03%) jQuery
7 4 (12.90%) Web Services
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.45%) JSON
9 2 (6.45%) LINQ
9 2 (6.45%) WinForms
9 2 (6.45%) WPF
9 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 9 (29.03%) PKI
2 9 (29.03%) Visualisation
3 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.23%) ASIC
5 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 13 (41.94%) SDLC
4 11 (35.48%) DevOps
5 9 (29.03%) Analytics
5 9 (29.03%) Data Analytics
5 9 (29.03%) Information Exploitation
5 9 (29.03%) Information Security
5 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
5 9 (29.03%) Time Management
6 7 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 3 (9.68%) Data Transformation
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.68%) MVC
8 3 (9.68%) SOA
8 3 (9.68%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C#
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 9 (29.03%) C
5 6 (19.35%) SQL
6 3 (9.68%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) Perl
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 2 (6.45%) Scala
7 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.23%) C++
8 1 (3.23%) Groovy
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
1 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
1 9 (29.03%) VMware
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.23%) webMethods
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