The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 101 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 16 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.82% 0.44% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.51% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 14
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Software Architecture
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1601 1573 1430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.64% 85.77% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1257 1250
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Bristol

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 29 (90.63%) C++
2 26 (81.25%) OOA/OOD
3 25 (78.13%) HTML
3 25 (78.13%) CSS
3 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (75.00%) Linux
4 24 (75.00%) OO
5 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
6 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
7 17 (53.13%) Multithreading
8 16 (50.00%) Android
8 16 (50.00%) Python
8 16 (50.00%) Perl
8 16 (50.00%) C
8 16 (50.00%) Bash Shell
9 15 (46.88%) Android Development
10 11 (34.38%) Java
11 9 (28.13%) Refactoring
12 8 (25.00%) Kanban
12 8 (25.00%) Scrum
12 8 (25.00%) Advertising
12 8 (25.00%) Middleware
12 8 (25.00%) MPEG
12 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 8 (25.00%) DLNA
13 7 (21.88%) HTML5
13 7 (21.88%) Toshiba
13 7 (21.88%) Panasonic
14 6 (18.75%) OOD
14 6 (18.75%) OOP

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (25.00%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior C++ Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) C Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) HTML
1 25 (78.13%) CSS
2 8 (25.00%) Middleware
3 7 (21.88%) HTML5
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Flex
4 3 (9.38%) Flash
5 2 (6.25%) .NET
5 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) MPEG
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) OOA/OOD
2 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (75.00%) OO
4 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
5 17 (53.13%) Multithreading
6 15 (46.88%) Android Development
7 9 (28.13%) Refactoring
8 8 (25.00%) Scrum
8 8 (25.00%) Kanban
9 6 (18.75%) OOD
9 6 (18.75%) OOP
10 5 (15.63%) UML
11 2 (6.25%) ITIL
11 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
11 2 (6.25%) SOA
11 2 (6.25%) Project Management
11 2 (6.25%) Validation
11 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.25%) Pattern Recognition
11 2 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C++
2 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) Perl
3 16 (50.00%) Python
3 16 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 16 (50.00%) C
4 11 (34.38%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) ActionScript
6 2 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Toshiba
1 7 (21.88%) Panasonic
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago