The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 76 98 109
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 29 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.33% 1.25% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.50% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 19
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,347 £43,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £56,200
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Software Architecture
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1072 1202 1553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.10% 83.47% 82.92%
Number of salaries quoted 872 1012 1266
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) Computer Science
2 26 (56.52%) SQL
3 25 (54.35%) Degree
4 22 (47.83%) OO
5 18 (39.13%) Linux
5 18 (39.13%) C#
5 18 (39.13%) Mathematics
6 17 (36.96%) Java
7 16 (34.78%) C
7 16 (34.78%) XML
7 16 (34.78%) Algorithms
8 15 (32.61%) SDLC
9 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
9 14 (30.43%) .NET
9 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 14 (30.43%) Multithreading
9 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
10 13 (28.26%) Finance
10 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
11 12 (26.09%) QA
11 12 (26.09%) WPF
12 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
12 11 (23.91%) Financial Modelling
12 11 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (23.91%) User Stories
12 11 (23.91%) NUnit
12 11 (23.91%) HTML
12 11 (23.91%) CSS
13 10 (21.74%) TOWER Software

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) Apache
1 3 (6.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) NUnit
1 11 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) C# Developer
3 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.91%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (23.91%) C# Software Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Senior .NET Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Senior C# Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Senior Developer
4 10 (21.74%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Architect
4 10 (21.74%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Senior Software Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Software Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) C Software Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) XML
2 14 (30.43%) .NET
3 12 (26.09%) WPF
4 11 (23.91%) CSS
4 11 (23.91%) HTML
5 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
5 8 (17.39%) Java RMI
5 8 (17.39%) JDBC
5 8 (17.39%) MyBatis
5 8 (17.39%) REST
5 8 (17.39%) SOAP
5 8 (17.39%) Spring
5 8 (17.39%) XML-RPC
6 6 (13.04%) MFC
6 6 (13.04%) OpenGL
6 6 (13.04%) STL
7 4 (8.70%) CGI
7 4 (8.70%) Middleware
8 3 (6.52%) JMS
8 3 (6.52%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (56.52%) Computer Science
2 18 (39.13%) Mathematics
3 16 (34.78%) Algorithms
4 10 (21.74%) Statistics
5 8 (17.39%) Client/Server
6 6 (13.04%) Data Structures
7 4 (8.70%) iPad
8 3 (6.52%) Cryptography
9 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) OO
3 15 (32.61%) SDLC
4 14 (30.43%) Multithreading
4 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
5 11 (23.91%) Financial Modelling
5 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
5 11 (23.91%) User Stories
6 10 (21.74%) Project Management
7 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
7 8 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (17.39%) Software Delivery
8 6 (13.04%) API Design
8 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (13.04%) Memory Management
8 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.04%) SOA
9 2 (4.35%) Automation Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) SQL
2 18 (39.13%) C#
3 17 (36.96%) Java
4 16 (34.78%) C
5 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 9 (19.57%) C++
7 8 (17.39%) Perl
7 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
7 8 (17.39%) Python
8 5 (10.87%) PHP
9 3 (6.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Corosync
1 3 (6.52%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) TOWER Software
3 2 (4.35%) Twitter
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
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