The median annual salary for a Software Architect was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Software Architect
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 125 133
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 10 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.43% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.45% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £66,250 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.92% +13.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1840 1783 2127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.15% 96.90% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1500 1761
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architect in Cambridgeshire

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Software Architect in Cambridgeshire

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architect in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architect in Cambridgeshire

Software Architect
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Cambridge -5 10 £52,500 - 1
Software Architect
East of England

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) OO
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) Android
2 9 (81.82%) WCF
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
3 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
3 7 (63.64%) REST
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) NUnit
4 6 (54.55%) OOD
4 6 (54.55%) Subversion
4 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) UML
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) SQL

Software Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (81.82%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
1 6 (54.55%) Moq
1 6 (54.55%) MSBuild
1 6 (54.55%) NUnit
1 6 (54.55%) Subversion
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 9 (81.82%) WCF
3 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (63.64%) REST
4 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 6 (54.55%) Ajax
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 6 (54.55%) CSS3
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) JSON
4 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) Angular 2
5 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Android
1 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
1 9 (81.82%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (54.55%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (54.55%) OOD
3 6 (54.55%) Software Architecture
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
3 6 (54.55%) UML
3 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
4 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
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