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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 120 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 16 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.80% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.18% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,400 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £51,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
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
1674 1648 1298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.95% 86.28% 76.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1361 1102
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,517 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 December 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) C++
3 16 (64.00%) OOA/OOD
4 15 (60.00%) HTML
4 15 (60.00%) CSS
4 15 (60.00%) Linux
4 15 (60.00%) OO
4 15 (60.00%) Multithreading
5 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (56.00%) Perl
5 14 (56.00%) Python
5 14 (56.00%) Bash Shell
6 12 (48.00%) C
7 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (40.00%) Scrum
8 10 (40.00%) Refactoring
8 10 (40.00%) Android
9 9 (36.00%) MPEG
9 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (36.00%) Kanban
9 9 (36.00%) DLNA
9 9 (36.00%) Android Development
10 4 (16.00%) UML
10 4 (16.00%) OOD
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (12.00%) OOP
11 3 (12.00%) Middleware
11 3 (12.00%) Electronics
12 2 (8.00%) C#
12 2 (8.00%) Java

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (36.00%) DLNA
2 2 (8.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) C++ Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Manager
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) CSS
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (4.00%) STL
4 1 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) MPEG
2 2 (8.00%) DTV
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) STB
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) OOA/OOD
3 15 (60.00%) OO
3 15 (60.00%) Multithreading
4 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (40.00%) Scrum
5 10 (40.00%) Refactoring
6 9 (36.00%) Kanban
6 9 (36.00%) Android Development
7 4 (16.00%) UML
7 4 (16.00%) OOD
8 3 (12.00%) OOP
9 2 (8.00%) SOA
9 2 (8.00%) DRM
10 1 (4.00%) Project Management
10 1 (4.00%) MVC
10 1 (4.00%) Validation
10 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
10 1 (4.00%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C++
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) Perl
2 14 (56.00%) Python
2 14 (56.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (48.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
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