The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architect
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.36% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -20.00%
Software Architect
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
800 1214 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.50% 98.78% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 670 1040 635
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in Brighton

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) API Development
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) SOA
4 7 (63.64%) Subversion
5 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
5 6 (54.55%) OOD
5 6 (54.55%) SEO
5 6 (54.55%) XML Schema
5 6 (54.55%) XQuery
5 6 (54.55%) Project Management
5 6 (54.55%) OO
5 6 (54.55%) RAD
5 6 (54.55%) COBOL
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
5 6 (54.55%) Redis
5 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
5 6 (54.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (54.55%) Maven
5 6 (54.55%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (54.55%) Ajax
5 6 (54.55%) XPath
5 6 (54.55%) Degree

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Documentum
1 1 (9.09%) FileNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
1 6 (54.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) Maven
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) Memcached
4 6 (54.55%) Ajax
4 6 (54.55%) XML Schema
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
6 3 (27.27%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) SOAP
7 2 (18.18%) XHTML
8 1 (9.09%) Spring
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 1 (9.09%) Java EE
8 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
1 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
1 6 (54.55%) Social Media
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
1 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) API Development
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) SOA
4 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) RAD
4 6 (54.55%) OOD
4 6 (54.55%) SEO
4 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
4 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
4 6 (54.55%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (54.55%) Release Management
4 6 (54.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) API Design
6 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) XQuery
3 6 (54.55%) XPath
3 6 (54.55%) COBOL
4 3 (27.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) iRise