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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 98 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 19 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.23% 0.91% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.00% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 17
Median salary £51,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £94,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
1431 1698 1737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 92.26% 90.56% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1483 1396
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
3 17 (70.83%) HTML
4 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 14 (58.33%) CSS
5 14 (58.33%) TDD
6 13 (54.17%) BDD
7 12 (50.00%) Java
7 12 (50.00%) OO
8 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
9 10 (41.67%) SonarQube
9 10 (41.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (41.67%) JSR 170
9 10 (41.67%) OSGi
9 10 (41.67%) Coverity
9 10 (41.67%) Adobe
9 10 (41.67%) MVC
9 10 (41.67%) Scrum
9 10 (41.67%) Maven
10 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
11 8 (33.33%) Content Management
11 8 (33.33%) C++
12 7 (29.17%) Linux
12 7 (29.17%) OOP
12 7 (29.17%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (29.17%) C#
12 7 (29.17%) .NET
12 7 (29.17%) Web Development
13 6 (25.00%) XML

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (20.83%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Big Data
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
2 10 (41.67%) Maven
2 10 (41.67%) SonarQube
3 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (25.00%) Mockito
5 5 (20.83%) Subversion
6 4 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
8 1 (4.17%) PyUnit
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Architect
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) HTML
2 14 (58.33%) CSS
3 10 (41.67%) JSR 170
3 10 (41.67%) OSGi
4 7 (29.17%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (25.00%) PowerMock
5 6 (25.00%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) REST
6 5 (20.83%) SOAP
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) Apache Felix
7 4 (16.67%) Apache Sling
7 4 (16.67%) Ext JS
7 4 (16.67%) jQuery
7 4 (16.67%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) Spring
7 4 (16.67%) Spring MVC
8 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Digital TV
1 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
3 14 (58.33%) TDD
4 13 (54.17%) BDD
5 12 (50.00%) OO
6 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (41.67%) MVC
7 10 (41.67%) Scrum
8 8 (33.33%) Content Management
9 7 (29.17%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (29.17%) OOP
9 7 (29.17%) Web Development
10 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
10 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Android Development
11 5 (20.83%) OOD
12 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 4 (16.67%) Refactoring
13 3 (12.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) C++
4 7 (29.17%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) C
5 4 (16.67%) Python
6 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.33%) Perl
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Adobe
1 10 (41.67%) Coverity
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft