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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 119 136 108
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.80% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 2
Average salary £43,750 £36,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £43,350 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
1659 1561 1248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 82.54% 84.11% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1338 1052
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £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 27 November 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) C++
3 14 (50.00%) Python
4 13 (46.43%) Linux
4 13 (46.43%) OOA/OOD
4 13 (46.43%) OO
4 13 (46.43%) Multithreading
5 12 (42.86%) CSS
5 12 (42.86%) HTML
5 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (42.86%) Perl
5 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
6 10 (35.71%) C
7 9 (32.14%) Refactoring
7 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
7 9 (32.14%) Scrum
7 9 (32.14%) Android
8 8 (28.57%) DLNA
8 8 (28.57%) Android Development
8 8 (28.57%) Kanban
8 8 (28.57%) MPEG
8 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.71%) Electronics
9 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
9 3 (10.71%) Middleware
9 3 (10.71%) Java
9 3 (10.71%) UML
10 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
10 2 (7.14%) Fortran
10 2 (7.14%) PhD

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) NASTRAN
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 8 (28.57%) DLNA
2 2 (7.14%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Electronics
1 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Military
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (21.43%) C++ Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) C Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Manager
6 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
1 12 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.57%) STL
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) MPEG
2 2 (7.14%) DTV
2 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Physics
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Video on Demand
2 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) OOA/OOD
2 13 (46.43%) OO
2 13 (46.43%) Multithreading
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
3 9 (32.14%) Scrum
3 9 (32.14%) Refactoring
4 8 (28.57%) Android Development
4 8 (28.57%) Kanban
5 3 (10.71%) UML
6 2 (7.14%) DRM
6 2 (7.14%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) SOA
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) MVC
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.57%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) C++
2 14 (50.00%) Python
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) Perl
3 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 10 (35.71%) C
5 3 (10.71%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) Fortran
7 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PhD
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago