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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architect
Rank 89 101 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 11 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.13% 0.52% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.53% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £56,359 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-1.98% -11.53%
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
946 1133 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.13% 98.18% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 820 987 685
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 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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
4 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) SOA
4 7 (63.64%) Subversion
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
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
5 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
5 6 (54.55%) Release Management
5 6 (54.55%) Android
5 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
5 6 (54.55%) HTML5
5 6 (54.55%) Social Media
5 6 (54.55%) Memcached
5 6 (54.55%) iRise
5 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
5 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
5 6 (54.55%) TOGAF

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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%) Redis
1 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
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%) Ajax
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) Memcached
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%) Spring MVC
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 1 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
1 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
1 6 (54.55%) Social Media
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 7 (63.64%) SOA
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
3 6 (54.55%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (54.55%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Release Management
3 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
3 6 (54.55%) OOD
3 6 (54.55%) SEO
3 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) RAD
4 3 (27.27%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) XPath
3 6 (54.55%) XQuery
3 6 (54.55%) COBOL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) iRise
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago