The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 97 124 82
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -42
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 22 9 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.20% 0.44% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.59% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 47
Average salary £50,500 £70,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.85% +64.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1438 1514 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.75% 74.73% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1288 1245
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Software Architecture
Cambridgeshire

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 20 (62.50%) Degree
2 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (50.00%) Wireless
3 14 (43.75%) C
3 14 (43.75%) Python
4 12 (37.50%) Linux
5 11 (34.38%) Perl
5 11 (34.38%) Bluetooth
5 11 (34.38%) Firmware
5 11 (34.38%) Electronics
6 10 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (31.25%) Windows
6 10 (31.25%) Java
6 10 (31.25%) C++
6 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
7 8 (25.00%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
8 7 (21.88%) OO
8 7 (21.88%) Assembly Language
9 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
9 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
9 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
9 6 (18.75%) UWB
9 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (15.63%) HTML5
10 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
10 5 (15.63%) Marketing
10 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.63%) Scrum

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (9.38%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) MediaWiki
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Wireless
2 11 (34.38%) Bluetooth
3 10 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (18.75%) UWB
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.38%) 802.11
6 2 (6.25%) NGN
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
7 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.13%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.25%) SCons
3 2 (6.25%) GoogleTest
3 2 (6.25%) GCC
3 2 (6.25%) Moq
3 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.25%) NUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (34.38%) Electronics
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
4 4 (12.50%) Games
5 2 (6.25%) Finance
6 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Software Architect
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Product Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Product Manager
7 1 (3.13%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Firmware Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) HTML5
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) Middleware
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) WebKit
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.13%) iOS SDK
5 1 (3.13%) Qt
5 1 (3.13%) VTK
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Firmware
2 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
3 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
5 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
6 3 (9.38%) Handset
6 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
6 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.25%) Semantic Web
7 2 (6.25%) Open Source
7 2 (6.25%) Grid Computing
7 2 (6.25%) E-Learning
8 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
8 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (3.13%) Physics
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Android
3 3 (9.38%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.88%) OO
3 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) OOP
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Benchmarking
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) OOD
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.25%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) Kanban
6 2 (6.25%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C
1 14 (43.75%) Python
2 11 (34.38%) Perl
3 10 (31.25%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) C++
4 8 (25.00%) C#
5 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.88%) Assembly Language
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.50%) Perforce
2 2 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Apple
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