The median annual salary for a Software Architect was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architect
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 71 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.27% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £66,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 746 830 918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 99.33% 98.57% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 696 747 808
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Software Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architect in Brighton

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Software Architect in Brighton

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Brighton region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) SEO
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum

Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL