The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Software Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 350 482 435
Rank change year-on-year +132 -47  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 254 169 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.75% 0.40% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.44% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 191 145 197
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  

Software Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 30581 38152 37559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 90.25% 89.74% 87.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25667 32601 31342
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,695 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in London

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in London

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in London

Software Architecture
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London +68 49 £76,250 +27.08% 6
Hackney - 8 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £86,250 -
Croydon +8 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Wembley - 1 £57,500 -
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
Heathrow - 1 £62,500 -
Software Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 234 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (39.80%) Finance
3 176 (35.92%) JavaScript
4 174 (35.51%) Degree
5 161 (32.86%) Java
6 138 (28.16%) .NET
7 135 (27.55%) Software Engineering
8 131 (26.73%) C#
9 128 (26.12%) SQL
10 107 (21.84%) TDD
11 105 (21.43%) Scrum
12 102 (20.82%) Continuous Integration
13 99 (20.20%) HTML
14 98 (20.00%) Computer Science
15 97 (19.80%) CSS
16 89 (18.16%) MVC
17 86 (17.55%) AngularJS
18 80 (16.33%) Linux
19 79 (16.12%) DevOps
20 78 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
21 74 (15.10%) C++
22 73 (14.90%) OO
23 71 (14.49%) Microservices
24 69 (14.08%) Big Data
24 69 (14.08%) ASP.NET
25 68 (13.88%) SQL Server
26 65 (13.27%) XML
26 65 (13.27%) Windows
27 62 (12.65%) Banking
27 62 (12.65%) T-SQL

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 23 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (3.47%) Apache Solr
3 17 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (3.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 16 (3.27%) Tomcat
5 13 (2.65%) JBoss
6 12 (2.45%) CMS
6 12 (2.45%) MS Exchange
6 12 (2.45%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (2.24%) Apache
8 7 (1.43%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.02%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.61%) IIS
12 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 28 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.43%) MS Office
2 7 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 78 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (5.92%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (5.31%) PaaS
5 20 (4.08%) IaaS
6 18 (3.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (3.06%) GitHub
7 15 (3.06%) SaaS
8 8 (1.63%) Google App Engine
9 5 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.02%) CloudFront
9 5 (1.02%) Route 53
9 5 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.82%) Google Compute Engine
10 4 (0.82%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.61%) Force.com
12 1 (0.20%) Office 365
12 1 (0.20%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.73%) Internet
2 23 (4.69%) Firewall
3 16 (3.27%) LAN
3 16 (3.27%) SAN
3 16 (3.27%) WAN
4 12 (2.45%) NAS
5 8 (1.63%) BIG-IP
5 8 (1.63%) Ethernet
5 8 (1.63%) VoIP
5 8 (1.63%) Wireless
6 5 (1.02%) DNS
6 5 (1.02%) HTTP
7 4 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (0.82%) DHCP
7 4 (0.82%) MPLS
8 3 (0.61%) AMQP
9 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.20%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (14.08%) Big Data
2 68 (13.88%) SQL Server
3 42 (8.57%) Redis
4 38 (7.76%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 29 (5.92%) NoSQL
7 27 (5.51%) CouchDB
8 26 (5.31%) Blockchain
9 25 (5.10%) MySQL
10 23 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (4.29%) Oracle Database
12 19 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (3.88%) MongoDB
13 16 (3.27%) Hadoop
13 16 (3.27%) SQL Server 2016
14 15 (3.06%) RDBMS
15 14 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (2.45%) Oracle Exadata
17 8 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 8 (1.63%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 59 (12.04%) Git (software)
2 54 (11.02%) Jenkins
3 37 (7.55%) Visual Studio
4 20 (4.08%) Maven
5 19 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (3.88%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.45%) Mockito
7 11 (2.24%) SonarQube
8 10 (2.04%) JIRA
9 9 (1.84%) Subversion
9 9 (1.84%) Vagrant
10 8 (1.63%) dotTrace
10 8 (1.63%) LINQPad
10 8 (1.63%) ReSharper
10 8 (1.63%) Selenium
11 7 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (1.22%) Mocha
12 6 (1.22%) Moq
12 6 (1.22%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.22%) WebDriver
General
1 195 (39.80%) Finance
2 62 (12.65%) Banking
3 31 (6.33%) Law
4 21 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.47%) Games
5 17 (3.47%) Marketing
6 11 (2.24%) Retail
7 9 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.63%) Front Office
9 5 (1.02%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Back Office
10 2 (0.41%) Electronics
10 2 (0.41%) French Language
10 2 (0.41%) German Language
10 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 212 (43.27%) Developer
2 92 (18.78%) Architect
3 65 (13.27%) C# Developer
4 63 (12.86%) .NET Developer
5 58 (11.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 57 (11.63%) Senior Developer
7 41 (8.37%) Graduate
8 38 (7.76%) Java Developer
9 31 (6.33%) Lead Developer
10 29 (5.92%) Software Engineer
10 29 (5.92%) Technical Architect
11 28 (5.71%) C++ Developer
12 26 (5.31%) Principal Engineer
12 26 (5.31%) Team Leader
13 19 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
14 18 (3.67%) Analyst
15 16 (3.27%) .NET Team Leader
15 16 (3.27%) Infrastructure Architect
16 15 (3.06%) Lead .NET Developer
16 15 (3.06%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (28.16%) .NET
2 99 (20.20%) HTML
3 97 (19.80%) CSS
4 86 (17.55%) AngularJS
5 69 (14.08%) ASP.NET
6 65 (13.27%) XML
7 60 (12.24%) Web Services
8 58 (11.84%) jQuery
9 39 (7.96%) HTML5
9 39 (7.96%) REST
10 34 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (6.94%) Middleware
11 30 (6.12%) RESTful
12 28 (5.71%) CSS3
13 27 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (5.51%) Dropwizard
14 23 (4.69%) Node.js
15 22 (4.49%) Spring
16 21 (4.29%) WCF
17 18 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 98 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 45 (9.18%) Data Centre
3 44 (8.98%) Client/Server
3 44 (8.98%) Management Information System
4 35 (7.14%) Hedge funds
5 34 (6.94%) Data Structures
6 31 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (6.33%) Internet of Things
7 25 (5.10%) N-Tier
8 22 (4.49%) Derivative
8 22 (4.49%) Fintech
9 21 (4.29%) Algorithms
10 14 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (2.86%) Mobile App
11 12 (2.45%) User Experience
12 10 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (1.22%) BBC
15 6 (1.22%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 80 (16.33%) Linux
2 65 (13.27%) Windows
3 48 (9.80%) Unix
4 16 (3.27%) Solaris
5 13 (2.65%) Android
6 12 (2.45%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (1.84%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.82%) VMS
9 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.20%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (27.55%) Software Engineering
3 107 (21.84%) TDD
4 105 (21.43%) Scrum
5 102 (20.82%) Continuous Integration
6 89 (18.16%) MVC
7 79 (16.12%) DevOps
8 73 (14.90%) OO
9 71 (14.49%) Microservices
10 59 (12.04%) BDD
11 56 (11.43%) OOP
11 56 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 56 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
12 54 (11.02%) SOA
13 53 (10.82%) TOGAF
14 51 (10.41%) Line Management
15 49 (10.00%) SOLID
16 44 (8.98%) Mathematics
17 41 (8.37%) Open Source
17 41 (8.37%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 176 (35.92%) JavaScript
2 161 (32.86%) Java
3 131 (26.73%) C#
4 128 (26.12%) SQL
5 74 (15.10%) C++
6 62 (12.65%) T-SQL
7 27 (5.51%) Python
8 26 (5.31%) TypeScript
9 25 (5.10%) C
10 22 (4.49%) VB.NET
11 18 (3.67%) PHP
12 16 (3.27%) Scala
12 16 (3.27%) VBA
13 13 (2.65%) Bash Shell
14 10 (2.04%) VB
15 9 (1.84%) F#
15 9 (1.84%) R
15 9 (1.84%) Ruby
16 8 (1.63%) C++/CLI
17 7 (1.43%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 174 (35.51%) Degree
2 13 (2.65%) PhD
3 7 (1.43%) ISEB
3 7 (1.43%) ISTQB
3 7 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (10.20%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.41%) GAAP
3 2 (0.41%) SDET
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (4.90%) Docker
2 19 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.82%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.20%) HDFS
7 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (4.08%) Opsview
2 16 (3.27%) Control-M
3 11 (2.24%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.63%) BladeLogic
4 8 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (1.63%) Puppet
5 7 (1.43%) Ansible
5 7 (1.43%) Mesos
6 6 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.02%) Terraform
8 4 (0.82%) MIMEsweeper
8 4 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Management
8 4 (0.82%) SCCM
9 2 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.41%) Nagios
10 1 (0.20%) Marathon
10 1 (0.20%) Salt
10 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 60 (12.24%) Oracle
2 54 (11.02%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.90%) Cognizant
4 17 (3.47%) Google
4 17 (3.47%) VMware
5 16 (3.27%) Cisco
6 13 (2.65%) SAP
7 12 (2.45%) Adobe
7 12 (2.45%) BEA
8 11 (2.24%) Coverity
9 10 (2.04%) Zend
10 9 (1.84%) IBM
11 8 (1.63%) Blue Coat
11 8 (1.63%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.63%) Fujitsu
11 8 (1.63%) Nokia
11 8 (1.63%) Splunk
12 6 (1.22%) Talend
13 5 (1.02%) Avaya
13 5 (1.02%) Sitecore
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + stock options
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum + Bens - Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £130k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + guaranteed bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + stock options
Posted: 7 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South West London
Home Office
Salary: £100,000 per annum - circa £100K plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Chambers And Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
itecopeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Insurance +++
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago