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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 78 98 105
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 26 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.20% 1.11% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 1.23% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 15
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.66%

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
1066 1381 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 90.03% 90.14% 85.11%
Number of salaries quoted 872 1052 1093
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,400 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 23 February 2017.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 32 (60.38%) Mathematics
2 30 (56.60%) C
3 27 (50.94%) Wireless
3 27 (50.94%) Degree
4 25 (47.17%) Mentoring
5 22 (41.51%) Python
6 20 (37.74%) Electronics
7 18 (33.96%) Embedded C
7 18 (33.96%) Assembly Language
7 18 (33.96%) C#
8 17 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
10 12 (22.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (22.64%) Finance
11 11 (20.75%) C++
11 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
11 11 (20.75%) Data Structures
11 11 (20.75%) Algorithms
12 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
12 10 (18.87%) Algorithmic Trading
13 9 (16.98%) Bluetooth
13 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
14 8 (15.09%) Windows
14 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (13.21%) Android
15 7 (13.21%) Embedded Systems
15 7 (13.21%) Apple iOS
15 7 (13.21%) CppUnit
16 6 (11.32%) Scrum

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 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.94%) Wireless
2 9 (16.98%) Bluetooth
2 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.66%) HTTP
4 2 (3.77%) 802.11
4 2 (3.77%) Network Security
4 2 (3.77%) SSL
5 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.89%) Firewall
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) CppUnit
2 2 (3.77%) GCC
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
General
1 20 (37.74%) Electronics
2 12 (22.64%) Finance
3 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Embedded Engineer
2 20 (37.74%) Developer
3 17 (32.08%) Software Developer
4 16 (30.19%) Embedded C Engineer
4 16 (30.19%) Wireless Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
6 6 (11.32%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Graduate
6 6 (11.32%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 3 (5.66%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.77%) LLVM
3 2 (3.77%) Node.js
3 2 (3.77%) OAuth
3 2 (3.77%) REST
3 2 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (3.77%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.89%) Catalyst
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Algorithms
1 11 (20.75%) Data Structures
2 7 (13.21%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Smart Home
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Android
2 7 (13.21%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.32%) Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Mathematics
2 25 (47.17%) Mentoring
3 17 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
5 12 (22.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
7 10 (18.87%) Algorithmic Trading
7 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
8 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.32%) Scrum
10 2 (3.77%) Analytics
10 2 (3.77%) Product Management
10 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.77%) SDLC
10 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.89%) Application Virtualisation
11 1 (1.89%) Cross-Platform Development
11 1 (1.89%) Prototyping
11 1 (1.89%) TDD
11 1 (1.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) C
2 22 (41.51%) Python
3 18 (33.96%) Assembly Language
3 18 (33.96%) C#
3 18 (33.96%) Embedded C
4 11 (20.75%) C++
5 6 (11.32%) Perl
6 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.55%) Ruby
8 3 (5.66%) Java
8 3 (5.66%) SQL
8 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) QEMU
2 2 (3.77%) Xen
3 1 (1.89%) KVM
3 1 (1.89%) LXC
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Brocade
2 1 (1.89%) CA
2 1 (1.89%) Riverbed
2 1 (1.89%) VMware
2 1 (1.89%) Vyatta
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