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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 181 191 208
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 36 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.71% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.54% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 12
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -42.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
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
4159 4235 3829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.50% 76.76% 73.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3017 3007 2965
Average salary £54,750 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.50% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 0 18 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Newbury 0 8 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 -
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 39 (73.58%) Software Engineering
2 31 (58.49%) C#
3 29 (54.72%) Windows
4 27 (50.94%) UML
5 26 (49.06%) Release Management
6 23 (43.40%) OO
6 23 (43.40%) C++
7 18 (33.96%) .NET
7 18 (33.96%) TDD
8 14 (26.42%) Degree
8 14 (26.42%) Java
9 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
9 12 (22.64%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (20.75%) SDLC
10 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
10 11 (20.75%) Linux
10 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (18.87%) Open Source
11 10 (18.87%) Spring
11 10 (18.87%) Maven
11 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (18.87%) UNIX
12 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
12 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
12 9 (16.98%) Rational DOORS
13 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
14 7 (13.21%) PhD
14 7 (13.21%) SOA
14 7 (13.21%) Firmware

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (9.43%) Node.js
2 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) LDAP
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) VPN
2 2 (3.77%) SSL
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.77%) DTS
3 1 (1.89%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
2 10 (18.87%) Maven
3 9 (16.98%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.43%) French Language
4 3 (5.66%) Finance
4 3 (5.66%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.77%) Avionics
5 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Software Engineer
2 17 (32.08%) Developer
3 15 (28.30%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (24.53%) Senior Developer
5 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
6 9 (16.98%) C++ Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (15.09%) C++ Software Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Architect
9 6 (11.32%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) Senior C++ Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Principal Software Engineer
10 5 (9.43%) Principal Engineer
10 5 (9.43%) Principal Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Senior Architect
10 5 (9.43%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 2 (3.77%) Real Time Software Engineer
12 2 (3.77%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 10 (18.87%) Spring
3 7 (13.21%) Web Services
3 7 (13.21%) XML
3 7 (13.21%) HTML
3 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
4 5 (9.43%) FreeMarker
4 5 (9.43%) jQuery
4 5 (9.43%) RESTful
4 5 (9.43%) Struts2
4 5 (9.43%) J2EE
4 5 (9.43%) CSS
4 5 (9.43%) JDBC
4 5 (9.43%) Servlets
4 5 (9.43%) Struts
4 5 (9.43%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.43%) Ajax
4 5 (9.43%) Vaadin
5 3 (5.66%) STL
5 3 (5.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) User Experience
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.77%) CUDA
3 2 (3.77%) MPEG
4 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 11 (20.75%) Linux
3 10 (18.87%) UNIX
4 2 (3.77%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Software Engineering
2 27 (50.94%) UML
3 26 (49.06%) Release Management
4 23 (43.40%) OO
5 18 (33.96%) TDD
6 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (20.75%) SDLC
7 10 (18.87%) Open Source
7 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
9 7 (13.21%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
9 7 (13.21%) SOA
10 6 (11.32%) Validation
10 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.32%) Coaching
11 5 (9.43%) MVC
12 4 (7.55%) OOD
13 2 (3.77%) Scrum
13 2 (3.77%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) C#
2 23 (43.40%) C++
3 14 (26.42%) Java
4 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.43%) Python
5 5 (9.43%) AspectJ
6 3 (5.66%) C
7 2 (3.77%) XPath
7 2 (3.77%) VB
7 2 (3.77%) VC++
8 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.89%) SQL
8 1 (1.89%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) PhD
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Genesys
3 2 (3.77%) Websense
4 1 (1.89%) Capita
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-58k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago