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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 87 107 110
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 23 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.66% 0.72% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.86% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 11
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1181 1505 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.03% 83.84% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 992 1195 1123
Average salary £44,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (60.47%) C#
3 25 (58.14%) OO
4 20 (46.51%) Finance
5 19 (44.19%) .NET
5 19 (44.19%) User Stories
6 18 (41.86%) Computer Science
6 18 (41.86%) Degree
7 17 (39.53%) NUnit
7 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
7 17 (39.53%) Mathematics
8 16 (37.21%) SQL
9 15 (34.88%) QA
10 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
11 13 (30.23%) Statistics
11 13 (30.23%) Algorithms
12 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (27.91%) SaaS
12 12 (27.91%) Unit Testing
12 12 (27.91%) Financial Modelling
12 12 (27.91%) Risk Management
12 12 (27.91%) TOWER Software
12 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
13 11 (25.58%) CSS
13 11 (25.58%) WPF
14 9 (20.93%) OOP
14 9 (20.93%) C++
15 8 (18.60%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
15 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) NUnit
2 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (16.28%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
5 5 (11.63%) JIRA
5 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.63%) YouTrack
6 3 (6.98%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Senior Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Applications Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Web Applications Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Programmer
7 3 (6.98%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 1 (2.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) .NET
2 11 (25.58%) CSS
2 11 (25.58%) WPF
3 7 (16.28%) HTML
3 7 (16.28%) HTML5
4 6 (13.95%) CSS3
4 6 (13.95%) Ajax
5 5 (11.63%) Zend Framework
5 5 (11.63%) Ext JS
6 3 (6.98%) XML
7 2 (4.65%) WF
8 1 (2.33%) JSON
8 1 (2.33%) Web Services
8 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Computer Science
2 17 (39.53%) Mathematics
3 13 (30.23%) Statistics
3 13 (30.23%) Algorithms
4 5 (11.63%) User Experience
5 2 (4.65%) Physics
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) OO
3 19 (44.19%) User Stories
4 12 (27.91%) Unit Testing
4 12 (27.91%) Financial Modelling
4 12 (27.91%) Risk Management
5 9 (20.93%) OOP
6 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
6 8 (18.60%) Project Management
6 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) Scrum
8 6 (13.95%) SOA
9 5 (11.63%) UX Design
9 5 (11.63%) Web Application Development
10 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.98%) TDD
11 3 (6.98%) Software Delivery
12 2 (4.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) C#
2 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.93%) C++
5 7 (16.28%) C
6 6 (13.95%) PHP
7 4 (9.30%) Fortran
8 2 (4.65%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.65%) Embedded C++
8 2 (4.65%) Java
8 2 (4.65%) Python
9 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.88%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) TOWER Software
3 5 (11.63%) Zend
4 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
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