The average salary for a Software Architect in United Kingdom is £58,852.
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Job Description for Software Architect
Software architects create customized software solutions such as web services, user interfaces, coding programs, and databases, and they are employed primarily by large corporations and agencies which create software for other companies. These architects must always strive to create efficient and satisfactory software solutions for end-users, and they are often responsible for creating standard coding practices and programs for other software designers within their companies. Software architect…Read more
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Popular Skills for Software Architect
C# Programming Language
Microsoft SQL Server
Skills in Software Architecture, Java and Microsoft SQL Server are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include .NET and C# Programming Language.
Pay by Experience Level for Software Architect
An early career Software Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £48,279 based on 23 salaries. A mid-career Software Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £55,661 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Software Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £61,166 based on 147 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £64,302.
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Employees with Software Architect in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 19.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Sheffield, England: South Yorkshire (18.6% less), Cambridge, England: Cambridgeshire (13.1% less) and Reading, England: Berkshire (11.5% less).
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