The median annual salary for a Software Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 26 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 177 172
Rank change year-on-year +26 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 20 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.68% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.42% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 14
Median salary £67,500 £75,250 £56,359
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.29% +33.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £87,750 £57,500
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 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 2862 3355 3642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.79% 97.61% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2544 2927 2989
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architect in Hampshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 26 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
Basingstoke - 11 £65,000 - 1
Portsmouth -12 1 £62,500 -21.87%
Software Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 32 (96.97%) Java
1 32 (96.97%) C#
1 32 (96.97%) Python
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (87.88%) MySQL
3 28 (84.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 28 (84.85%) Apache Spark
3 28 (84.85%) Continuous Delivery
4 26 (78.79%) Scrum
5 25 (75.76%) Ruby
5 25 (75.76%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (75.76%) RabbitMQ
5 25 (75.76%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (75.76%) Docker
6 23 (69.70%) Domain-Driven Design
7 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
8 16 (48.48%) C++
9 15 (45.45%) SOA
9 15 (45.45%) Open Source
9 15 (45.45%) Big Data
10 14 (42.42%) REST
10 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (39.39%) Refactoring
11 13 (39.39%) SaaS
11 13 (39.39%) API Design
12 12 (36.36%) Kafka
12 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (36.36%) Hadoop
13 11 (33.33%) TDD
13 11 (33.33%) Windows

Software Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 28 (84.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (75.76%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (39.39%) SaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (87.88%) MySQL
2 28 (84.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (45.45%) Big Data
4 12 (36.36%) Hadoop
5 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
5 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Electronics
2 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 9 (27.27%) Marketing
2 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (42.42%) REST
3 12 (36.36%) Kafka
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) Java EE
4 1 (3.03%) JPA
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) XHTML
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (84.85%) Continuous Delivery
3 26 (78.79%) Scrum
4 23 (69.70%) Domain-Driven Design
5 15 (45.45%) Open Source
5 15 (45.45%) SOA
6 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (39.39%) API Design
7 13 (39.39%) Refactoring
8 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (33.33%) TDD
10 10 (30.30%) Kanban
10 10 (30.30%) Microservices
10 10 (30.30%) OO
10 10 (30.30%) OOP
10 10 (30.30%) Pair Programming
10 10 (30.30%) SOLID
11 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (27.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) C#
1 32 (96.97%) Java
1 32 (96.97%) Python
2 25 (75.76%) Ruby
3 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
4 16 (48.48%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (75.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago