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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 112 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 16 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.79% 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.47% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 10
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -6.25%
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
1653 1710 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.39% 84.82% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1375 1364 1277
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 24 April 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (91.18%) C++
2 28 (82.35%) OOA/OOD
3 27 (79.41%) HTML
3 27 (79.41%) CSS
4 26 (76.47%) Software Engineering
5 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (73.53%) Linux
5 25 (73.53%) OO
6 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
7 19 (55.88%) C
8 17 (50.00%) Multithreading
9 16 (47.06%) Android
9 16 (47.06%) Bash Shell
9 16 (47.06%) Python
9 16 (47.06%) Perl
10 15 (44.12%) Android Development
11 13 (38.24%) Java
12 9 (26.47%) Middleware
13 8 (23.53%) OOP
13 8 (23.53%) OOD
13 8 (23.53%) Toshiba
13 8 (23.53%) Advertising
13 8 (23.53%) HTML5
13 8 (23.53%) Panasonic
13 8 (23.53%) Refactoring
14 7 (20.59%) Kanban
14 7 (20.59%) Scrum
14 7 (20.59%) MPEG
14 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
14 7 (20.59%) DLNA

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
1 7 (20.59%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (23.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) C++ Developer
3 14 (41.18%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior C++ Developer
4 6 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) C Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) HTML
1 27 (79.41%) CSS
2 9 (26.47%) Middleware
3 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) Apache Flex
4 4 (11.76%) Flash
5 3 (8.82%) .NET
5 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) MPEG
2 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Linux
2 16 (47.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) OOA/OOD
2 26 (76.47%) Software Engineering
3 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (73.53%) OO
4 17 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 15 (44.12%) Android Development
6 8 (23.53%) Refactoring
6 8 (23.53%) OOD
6 8 (23.53%) OOP
7 7 (20.59%) Kanban
7 7 (20.59%) Scrum
8 6 (17.65%) UML
9 3 (8.82%) SOA
9 3 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (8.82%) Pattern Recognition
9 3 (8.82%) Digital Signal Processing
9 3 (8.82%) Signal Processing
9 3 (8.82%) Validation
10 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C++
2 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) C
4 16 (47.06%) Perl
4 16 (47.06%) Python
4 16 (47.06%) Bash Shell
5 13 (38.24%) Java
6 4 (11.76%) ActionScript
7 3 (8.82%) C#
7 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
1 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Toshiba
1 8 (23.53%) Panasonic
2 4 (11.76%) Adobe
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Business Objects
3 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
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