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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 99 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 21 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.19% 0.77% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.97% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 23
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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
1445 1242 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.20% 79.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1087 1319
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (70.59%) Python
2 19 (55.88%) C
2 19 (55.88%) Windows
3 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
4 16 (47.06%) C#
5 14 (41.18%) Degree
6 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (38.24%) C++
6 13 (38.24%) Linux
6 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
7 12 (35.29%) Apache
8 11 (32.35%) Java
8 11 (32.35%) Finance
9 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
9 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
10 8 (23.53%) Internet
10 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 8 (23.53%) Web Services
10 8 (23.53%) UNIX
10 8 (23.53%) Cryptography
11 7 (20.59%) Wireless
11 7 (20.59%) Games
11 7 (20.59%) HTML
11 7 (20.59%) PHP
11 7 (20.59%) Mac OS
11 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (20.59%) HTML5
11 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
11 7 (20.59%) WebKit
11 7 (20.59%) Software Deployment

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (35.29%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) OpenStack
2 5 (14.71%) CloudStack
3 2 (5.88%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Internet
2 7 (20.59%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
2 5 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.94%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.94%) GCC
2 1 (2.94%) SCons
2 1 (2.94%) GoogleTest
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Games
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 4 (11.76%) Banking
5 3 (8.82%) Marketing
5 3 (8.82%) Electronics
6 2 (5.88%) Publishing
7 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
1 11 (32.35%) Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Software Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Development Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Development Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Web Services
2 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) HTML5
2 7 (20.59%) WebKit
3 5 (14.71%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.94%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
2 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
3 8 (23.53%) Cryptography
4 5 (14.71%) PKI
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (5.88%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.94%) Semantic Web
6 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.94%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) UNIX
4 7 (20.59%) Mac OS
5 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Software Deployment
4 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (14.71%) Product Management
4 5 (14.71%) Requirements Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Network Management
5 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 2 (5.88%) OOD
7 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) Python
2 19 (55.88%) C
3 16 (47.06%) C#
4 13 (38.24%) C++
5 11 (32.35%) Java
6 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 7 (20.59%) PHP
8 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Google
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