The median annual salary for a Software Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architect
South East / Hampshire
Rank 157 177 197
Rank change year-on-year +20 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 14 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.48% 0.44% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.45% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 1
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% +18.18%  
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2854 3299 3632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 97.07% 97.52% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2419 2941 3091
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architect in Hampshire

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Software Architect in Hampshire

Software Architect
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Basingstoke +5 5 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Southampton +19 1 £70,000 +12.00%
Software Architect
South East

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) Scrum
4 13 (61.90%) Python
4 13 (61.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (57.14%) Apache Spark
5 12 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (57.14%) MySQL
5 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
6 9 (42.86%) REST
7 8 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (38.10%) Big Data
7 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (38.10%) Docker
7 8 (38.10%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (38.10%) Open Source
7 8 (38.10%) Ruby
7 8 (38.10%) Finance
7 8 (38.10%) SOA
8 7 (33.33%) C++
9 6 (28.57%) Linux
10 5 (23.81%) XML
10 5 (23.81%) TDD
10 5 (23.81%) Refactoring
10 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (23.81%) API Design
11 4 (19.05%) SOLID

Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (57.14%) Apache Spark
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) Simulink
3 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) SaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 12 (57.14%) MySQL
2 8 (38.10%) Big Data
3 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
3 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Ant
1 3 (14.29%) Gradle
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Electronics
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) REST
2 8 (38.10%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (23.81%) XML
4 4 (19.05%) Kafka
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) J2EE
5 3 (14.29%) JDBC
5 3 (14.29%) JSF
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
5 3 (14.29%) Spring
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Life Science
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Scrum
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (38.10%) Open Source
5 8 (38.10%) SOA
6 5 (23.81%) API Design
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (23.81%) Refactoring
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) Kanban
7 4 (19.05%) Microservices
7 4 (19.05%) OOP
7 4 (19.05%) Pair Programming
7 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
7 4 (19.05%) SOLID
7 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) Python
4 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) Ruby
6 7 (33.33%) C++
7 2 (9.52%) C
7 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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