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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 112 115 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 17 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.88% 0.64% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.75% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 6
Average salary £37,500 £58,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.34% +45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
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
1593 1727 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 82.07% 85.20% 82.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1393 1256
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 27 (81.82%) C++
1 27 (81.82%) CSS
2 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
3 24 (72.73%) HTML
3 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 24 (72.73%) OOA/OOD
4 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (63.64%) OO
5 21 (63.64%) Linux
6 16 (48.48%) Android
6 16 (48.48%) Android Development
7 15 (45.45%) C
8 13 (39.39%) Java
9 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
9 12 (36.36%) Bash Shell
9 12 (36.36%) Perl
9 12 (36.36%) Python
10 10 (30.30%) OOD
10 10 (30.30%) OOP
10 10 (30.30%) Scrum
11 9 (27.27%) Toshiba
11 9 (27.27%) Advertising
11 9 (27.27%) HTML5
11 9 (27.27%) Middleware
11 9 (27.27%) Panasonic
12 7 (21.21%) Kanban
12 7 (21.21%) Refactoring
12 7 (21.21%) MPEG
12 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
12 7 (21.21%) DLNA

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
1 7 (21.21%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
General
1 9 (27.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) C++ Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Software Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior C++ Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) CSS
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
3 9 (27.27%) HTML5
3 9 (27.27%) Middleware
4 4 (12.12%) Apache Flex
4 4 (12.12%) Flash
5 3 (9.09%) .NET
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) MPEG
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
2 24 (72.73%) OOA/OOD
3 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (63.64%) OO
5 16 (48.48%) Android Development
6 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
7 10 (30.30%) OOD
7 10 (30.30%) OOP
7 10 (30.30%) Scrum
8 7 (21.21%) Kanban
8 7 (21.21%) Refactoring
9 6 (18.18%) UML
10 5 (15.15%) SDLC
11 3 (9.09%) SOA
11 3 (9.09%) Pattern Recognition
11 3 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
11 3 (9.09%) Signal Processing
11 3 (9.09%) Validation
11 3 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
12 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C++
2 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 15 (45.45%) C
4 13 (39.39%) Java
5 12 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 12 (36.36%) Perl
5 12 (36.36%) Python
6 4 (12.12%) ActionScript
7 3 (9.09%) SQL
7 3 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Toshiba
1 9 (27.27%) Panasonic
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Adobe
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
3 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago