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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 177 188 214
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +26
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 36 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 0.48% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.57% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 6
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
3905 4222 4468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.19% 84.51% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3088 3122 3051
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +24 18 £42,500 -10.52%
Newbury -5 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Bracknell -5 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.75%) HTML
2 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
2 20 (31.75%) .NET
3 17 (26.98%) SDLC
4 16 (25.40%) C++
5 15 (23.81%) SOA
6 14 (22.22%) Java
6 14 (22.22%) CSS
6 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 14 (22.22%) Degree
6 14 (22.22%) HTML5
7 13 (20.63%) MVC
7 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
8 12 (19.05%) SaaS
8 12 (19.05%) Data Protection
9 10 (15.87%) Web Services
9 10 (15.87%) XML
9 10 (15.87%) SharePoint
9 10 (15.87%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (14.29%) Linux
10 9 (14.29%) Python
10 9 (14.29%) SQL
10 9 (14.29%) C#
11 8 (12.70%) Ant
11 8 (12.70%) UML
11 8 (12.70%) Unix
11 8 (12.70%) Windows
11 8 (12.70%) OO
11 8 (12.70%) Microsoft

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (15.87%) SharePoint
1 10 (15.87%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (11.11%) IIS
3 6 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) InfoPath
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
2 3 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.05%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Wireless
2 4 (6.35%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) Internet
2 4 (6.35%) IPsec
2 4 (6.35%) LAN
2 4 (6.35%) LDAP
2 4 (6.35%) SSL
2 4 (6.35%) VPN
2 4 (6.35%) WAN
3 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) 802.15
4 1 (1.59%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) DTS
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Ant
2 4 (6.35%) Maven
2 4 (6.35%) Subversion
2 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.17%) MSI
5 1 (1.59%) gulp
General
1 6 (9.52%) Retail
2 4 (6.35%) French Language
3 3 (4.76%) Finance
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Publishing
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) Architect
3 11 (17.46%) Software Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Software Developer
6 7 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 7 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.94%) Product Owner
8 5 (7.94%) Python Developer
9 4 (6.35%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (6.35%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Java Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Product Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) .NET
1 20 (31.75%) HTML
2 14 (22.22%) CSS
2 14 (22.22%) HTML5
3 10 (15.87%) Web Services
3 10 (15.87%) XML
4 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 6 (9.52%) EDI
5 6 (9.52%) jQuery
5 6 (9.52%) REST
5 6 (9.52%) SOAP
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (6.35%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.35%) Google Closure
6 4 (6.35%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (6.35%) LINQ to SQL
6 4 (6.35%) Spring
6 4 (6.35%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
1 8 (12.70%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.94%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (7.94%) User Experience
5 4 (6.35%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.35%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.35%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.17%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.59%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Linux
2 8 (12.70%) Unix
2 8 (12.70%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) SDLC
3 15 (23.81%) SOA
4 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 13 (20.63%) MVC
6 12 (19.05%) Data Protection
7 8 (12.70%) High Availability
7 8 (12.70%) Memory Management
7 8 (12.70%) OO
7 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (12.70%) TDD
7 8 (12.70%) UML
8 7 (11.11%) Analytics
8 7 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 7 (11.11%) OOD
8 7 (11.11%) User Stories
9 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.52%) CRM
9 6 (9.52%) ERP
9 6 (9.52%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.40%) C++
3 14 (22.22%) Java
4 9 (14.29%) C#
4 9 (14.29%) Python
4 9 (14.29%) SQL
5 7 (11.11%) Perl
6 6 (9.52%) PHP
6 6 (9.52%) VB
6 6 (9.52%) XPath
7 4 (6.35%) AspectJ
7 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.76%) Delphi
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) CISM
2 4 (6.35%) CISSP
2 4 (6.35%) IISP
2 4 (6.35%) ISACA
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) DevExpress
2 4 (6.35%) Telerik
3 2 (3.17%) Citrix
3 2 (3.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe