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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 118 106 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 26 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.33% 0.94% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.09% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 1
Average salary £37,500 £75,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
1687 1648 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 86.20% 85.97% 83.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1443 1294 1206
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (76.19%) Software Engineering
2 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
2 29 (69.05%) OOA/OOD
3 28 (66.67%) C++
3 28 (66.67%) CSS
3 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (59.52%) HTML
5 23 (54.76%) OO
5 23 (54.76%) Linux
6 18 (42.86%) Java
7 17 (40.48%) Android
7 17 (40.48%) Android Development
8 16 (38.10%) C
9 13 (30.95%) Scrum
9 13 (30.95%) Perl
9 13 (30.95%) OOP
9 13 (30.95%) Python
9 13 (30.95%) OOD
9 13 (30.95%) Bash Shell
9 13 (30.95%) Multithreading
10 11 (26.19%) Advertising
11 10 (23.81%) Toshiba
11 10 (23.81%) Middleware
11 10 (23.81%) HTML5
11 10 (23.81%) Panasonic
12 9 (21.43%) Degree
12 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
13 8 (19.05%) SQL
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle
14 7 (16.67%) ActionScript

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 7 (16.67%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (26.19%) Advertising
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Software Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) C++ Developer
4 10 (23.81%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Architect
6 6 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
11 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
11 1 (2.38%) Software Architect
11 1 (2.38%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) CSS
2 25 (59.52%) HTML
3 10 (23.81%) Middleware
3 10 (23.81%) HTML5
4 7 (16.67%) Apache Flex
4 7 (16.67%) Flash
5 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 5 (11.90%) .NET
7 3 (7.14%) Dojo
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) MPEG
3 3 (7.14%) DTV
3 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Software Engineering
2 29 (69.05%) OOA/OOD
3 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (54.76%) OO
5 17 (40.48%) Android Development
6 13 (30.95%) Multithreading
6 13 (30.95%) OOD
6 13 (30.95%) OOP
6 13 (30.95%) Scrum
7 7 (16.67%) Kanban
7 7 (16.67%) Refactoring
8 6 (14.29%) Validation
8 6 (14.29%) UML
9 5 (11.90%) SDLC
10 3 (7.14%) Analytics
10 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (7.14%) Pattern Recognition
10 3 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (7.14%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
2 28 (66.67%) C++
3 18 (42.86%) Java
4 16 (38.10%) C
5 13 (30.95%) Perl
5 13 (30.95%) Python
5 13 (30.95%) Bash Shell
6 8 (19.05%) SQL
7 7 (16.67%) ActionScript
8 5 (11.90%) C#
9 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Toshiba
1 10 (23.81%) Panasonic
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 7 (16.67%) Adobe
4 3 (7.14%) SAP
5 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) Business Objects
Bristol, Avon
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