The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 107 114 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.072% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Software Architect
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1333 1475 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.32% 98.27% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1242 1515
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect across the Cambridge region.

Software Architect Salary Trend in Cambridge

Software Architect
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago