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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 80 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 24 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.72% 0.88% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.06% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 13
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
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
1166 1511 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.70% 83.25% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 1167 1094
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (59.52%) C#
3 22 (52.38%) OO
4 18 (42.86%) .NET
5 16 (38.10%) Finance
5 16 (38.10%) Degree
5 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
6 14 (33.33%) User Stories
6 14 (33.33%) NUnit
7 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
7 13 (30.95%) QA
7 13 (30.95%) Mathematics
8 12 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 12 (28.57%) SQL
9 11 (26.19%) C
9 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
9 11 (26.19%) Statistics
9 11 (26.19%) Algorithms
10 10 (23.81%) WPF
10 10 (23.81%) OOP
11 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
11 9 (21.43%) TOWER Software
11 9 (21.43%) Financial Modelling
11 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (21.43%) SaaS
12 8 (19.05%) Scrum
12 8 (19.05%) CSS
12 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
13 7 (16.67%) Project Management

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) SaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Wireless
1 3 (7.14%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) NUnit
2 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (11.90%) YouTrack
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
3 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.52%) ClearCase
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Senior Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Web Applications Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Applications Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Programmer
8 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) .NET
2 10 (23.81%) WPF
3 8 (19.05%) CSS
4 6 (14.29%) Ajax
5 5 (11.90%) Zend Framework
5 5 (11.90%) Ext JS
6 4 (9.52%) HTML5
6 4 (9.52%) HTML
7 3 (7.14%) XML
7 3 (7.14%) CSS3
8 2 (4.76%) WF
9 1 (2.38%) JSON
9 1 (2.38%) Web Services
9 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 13 (30.95%) Mathematics
3 11 (26.19%) Statistics
3 11 (26.19%) Algorithms
4 5 (11.90%) User Experience
5 2 (4.76%) Physics
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) OO
3 14 (33.33%) User Stories
4 12 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 10 (23.81%) OOP
6 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 9 (21.43%) Financial Modelling
7 8 (19.05%) Scrum
7 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 7 (16.67%) Project Management
8 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 7 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 6 (14.29%) SOA
10 5 (11.90%) UX Design
10 5 (11.90%) Web Application Development
10 5 (11.90%) SDLC
11 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
12 3 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) C
4 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) C++
5 6 (14.29%) PHP
6 5 (11.90%) Fortran
7 3 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.14%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) Python
8 2 (4.76%) Perl
9 1 (2.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) JTAG
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) TOWER Software
3 5 (11.90%) Zend
4 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
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