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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 123 109 123
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 12 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.66% 0.87% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.01% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 6
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
1609 1688 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.04% 86.25% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1368 1252
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 20 (68.97%) C++
2 20 (68.97%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) CSS
2 20 (68.97%) OOA/OOD
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (55.17%) OOP
5 14 (48.28%) Python
6 13 (44.83%) OO
6 13 (44.83%) Linux
6 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
7 12 (41.38%) Perl
7 12 (41.38%) Multithreading
7 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
8 10 (34.48%) Java
8 10 (34.48%) .NET
9 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
9 9 (31.03%) Oracle
9 9 (31.03%) UML
10 8 (27.59%) C#
10 8 (27.59%) Degree
11 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
11 7 (24.14%) IBM
11 7 (24.14%) Adobe
11 7 (24.14%) Validation
11 7 (24.14%) C
11 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) ActionScript
11 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (24.14%) Flash

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
1 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Google App Engine
1 2 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (6.90%) HP Helion
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DLNA
1 2 (6.90%) DVB
1 2 (6.90%) HbbTV
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Maven
2 2 (6.90%) Ant
2 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Gradle
2 2 (6.90%) Hudson
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Software Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Java Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Development Director
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Director
6 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) CSS
1 20 (68.97%) HTML
2 10 (34.48%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
4 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
4 7 (24.14%) Apache Flex
4 7 (24.14%) Flash
5 4 (13.79%) Web Services
6 3 (10.34%) HTML5
7 2 (6.90%) Middleware
7 2 (6.90%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (6.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.90%) DTV
2 2 (6.90%) MPEG
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Video on Demand
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 20 (68.97%) OOA/OOD
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (55.17%) OOP
5 13 (44.83%) OO
6 12 (41.38%) Multithreading
7 9 (31.03%) UML
8 7 (24.14%) OOD
8 7 (24.14%) SOA
8 7 (24.14%) Validation
9 3 (10.34%) Android Development
9 3 (10.34%) Business Development
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.90%) Analytics
10 2 (6.90%) API Design
10 2 (6.90%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (6.90%) Information Retrieval
10 2 (6.90%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) C++
2 14 (48.28%) Python
3 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
4 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
4 12 (41.38%) Perl
5 10 (34.48%) Java
6 8 (27.59%) C#
7 7 (24.14%) ActionScript
7 7 (24.14%) C
7 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 2 (6.90%) Clojure
8 2 (6.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) OIPF
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
1 2 (6.90%) KVM
1 2 (6.90%) LXC
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.90%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Adobe
2 7 (24.14%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Google
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Rackspace
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Panasonic
4 1 (3.45%) Toshiba