The median annual salary for a Software Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 March 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 / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.035% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £90,000 - -
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2717 4121 4411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.31% 97.63% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 3534 3650
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architect in Surrey

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Software Architect in Surrey

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 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 Surrey region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) RAML
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

Software Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) RAML
2 3 (60.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft