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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Software Architect
UK
Rank 842 907 935
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Architect 16 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.013% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.014% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 18
Median salary £57,000 £65,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £77,500 £121,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-12.30% -

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Lead Software Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Software Architect
Top 14 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 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
England +51 15 £57,000 -12.30% 1
North West - 6 £57,000 -
Manchester - 6 £57,000 -
London +69 3 £72,500 -10.76% 1
North East - 3 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £45,000 -
South East +65 2 £80,000 +45.45%
Weybridge - 2 £80,000 -
Surrey - 2 £80,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £70,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
Telford - 1 £70,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Lead Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) Java
3 22 (48.89%) SDLC
4 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
5 18 (40.00%) C#
6 17 (37.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (35.56%) Scrum
8 15 (33.33%) HTML
8 15 (33.33%) HTML5
9 14 (31.11%) Spring
10 13 (28.89%) TOGAF
10 13 (28.89%) MongoDB
11 12 (26.67%) Node.js
11 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
11 12 (26.67%) Middleware
11 12 (26.67%) .NET
12 11 (24.44%) Finance
12 11 (24.44%) Hibernate
12 11 (24.44%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (24.44%) DevOps
13 10 (22.22%) Degree
13 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
13 10 (22.22%) Web Services
14 9 (20.00%) CSS
14 9 (20.00%) MySQL
14 9 (20.00%) Oracle
14 9 (20.00%) C
14 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
14 9 (20.00%) Java EE
14 9 (20.00%) Time Management

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 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 9 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 9 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) 3G
1 1 (2.22%) 4G
1 1 (2.22%) 5G
1 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) MongoDB
2 9 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 9 (20.00%) Big Data
2 9 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (20.00%) MySQL
2 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.67%) Neo4j
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) JUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Military
3 6 (13.33%) Marketing
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Electronics
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) HTML
1 15 (33.33%) HTML5
2 14 (31.11%) Spring
3 12 (26.67%) .NET
3 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 12 (26.67%) Middleware
3 12 (26.67%) Node.js
4 11 (24.44%) Hibernate
5 10 (22.22%) Web Services
6 9 (20.00%) Apache Camel
6 9 (20.00%) CSS
6 9 (20.00%) CSS3
6 9 (20.00%) Java EE
6 9 (20.00%) jQuery
7 4 (8.89%) JSON
7 4 (8.89%) REST
7 4 (8.89%) XML
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.67%) Backbone.js
8 3 (6.67%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 9 (20.00%) PKI
2 9 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) ASIC
5 1 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) SDLC
3 17 (37.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (35.56%) Scrum
5 13 (28.89%) TOGAF
6 11 (24.44%) DevOps
6 11 (24.44%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (20.00%) Analytics
7 9 (20.00%) Data Analytics
7 9 (20.00%) Information Exploitation
7 9 (20.00%) Information Security
7 9 (20.00%) Time Management
8 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
10 5 (11.11%) MVC
10 5 (11.11%) TDD
11 4 (8.89%) Open Source
11 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 18 (40.00%) C#
4 9 (20.00%) C
5 7 (15.56%) Python
6 6 (13.33%) Perl
6 6 (13.33%) Ruby
6 6 (13.33%) SQL
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
8 4 (8.89%) Scala
9 3 (6.67%) Groovy
10 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 9 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle
1 9 (20.00%) VMware
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.44%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) webMethods
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