The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 205 187 210
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 21 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.82% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 18
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £93,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Software Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4530 4497 3921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.36% 76.51% 74.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3263 3223 2949
Average salary £52,500 £49,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.59% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 12 £47,500 +5.55%
Newbury -3 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Bracknell - 2 £60,000 - 1
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture.

1 25 (69.44%) Software Engineering
2 21 (58.33%) Windows
3 19 (52.78%) OO
3 19 (52.78%) C#
4 16 (44.44%) C++
5 15 (41.67%) UML
6 14 (38.89%) .NET
6 14 (38.89%) TDD
6 14 (38.89%) Release Management
7 12 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (33.33%) Java
8 11 (30.56%) Degree
9 10 (27.78%) Spring
9 10 (27.78%) Maven
9 10 (27.78%) Open Source
10 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
11 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (19.44%) Multithreading
12 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
12 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
12 7 (19.44%) Web Services
12 7 (19.44%) XML
12 7 (19.44%) HTML
12 7 (19.44%) SOA
13 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
13 6 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
14 5 (13.89%) Node.js

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) Node.js
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LDAP
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) DTS
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Maven
2 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
1 5 (13.89%) French Language
2 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.56%) Avionics
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 15 (41.67%) Developer
3 12 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 11 (30.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (22.22%) C++ Developer
7 7 (19.44%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (19.44%) C++ Software Developer
7 7 (19.44%) Architect
8 5 (13.89%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (13.89%) Principal Software Engineer
8 5 (13.89%) Senior C++ Developer
8 5 (13.89%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (13.89%) Principal Developer
8 5 (13.89%) Senior Architect
9 3 (8.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (5.56%) Applications Architect
10 2 (5.56%) Real Time Software Engineer
10 2 (5.56%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) Spring
3 7 (19.44%) Web Services
3 7 (19.44%) XML
3 7 (19.44%) HTML
3 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.89%) FreeMarker
4 5 (13.89%) jQuery
4 5 (13.89%) RESTful
4 5 (13.89%) Struts2
4 5 (13.89%) Struts
4 5 (13.89%) J2EE
4 5 (13.89%) CSS
4 5 (13.89%) JDBC
4 5 (13.89%) Servlets
4 5 (13.89%) Ajax
4 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
4 5 (13.89%) Vaadin
5 2 (5.56%) EDI
5 2 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (27.78%) Open Source
3 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.89%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (13.89%) User Experience
4 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) MPEG
5 2 (5.56%) CUDA
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Software Engineering
2 19 (52.78%) OO
3 15 (41.67%) UML
4 14 (38.89%) TDD
4 14 (38.89%) Release Management
5 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (19.44%) Multithreading
7 7 (19.44%) SOA
8 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.89%) MVC
9 5 (13.89%) Validation
10 4 (11.11%) OOD
10 4 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (5.56%) Business Development
11 2 (5.56%) BDD
11 2 (5.56%) Analytics
11 2 (5.56%) User Stories
11 2 (5.56%) Information Management
11 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) C#
2 16 (44.44%) C++
3 12 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) AspectJ
6 3 (8.33%) C
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) VB
7 2 (5.56%) VC++
7 2 (5.56%) XPath
8 1 (2.78%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Genesys
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