The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 101 116 101
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 18 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.99% 0.062% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.075% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 17
Average salary £75,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -1.08%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1543 1342 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.59% 82.94% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1177 1098
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Architecture
South West

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 31 July 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (44.44%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) C++
2 11 (40.74%) Manufacturing
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Python
4 8 (29.63%) PhD
4 8 (29.63%) Fortran
4 8 (29.63%) Aerospace
4 8 (29.63%) NASTRAN
4 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
4 8 (29.63%) Physics
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (18.52%) DTV
5 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.81%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) .NET
6 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (14.81%) Low Latency
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) C
7 3 (11.11%) SAP
7 3 (11.11%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) Electronics
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) Zen Cart
2 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 11 (40.74%) Manufacturing
2 8 (29.63%) Aerospace
3 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (11.11%) Electronics
4 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Architect
2 11 (40.74%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Software Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior C Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) Yii
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) CSS3
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) Kohana
4 1 (3.70%) Symfony
4 1 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (3.70%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
1 8 (29.63%) Physics
2 5 (18.52%) DTV
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Scrum
3 4 (14.81%) Low Latency
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.41%) OOP
5 2 (7.41%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (3.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) C++
3 9 (33.33%) Python
4 8 (29.63%) Fortran
5 4 (14.81%) C#
6 3 (11.11%) C
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) PhD
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) hybris
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Intershop
2 1 (3.70%) Zend
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