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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 85 108 108
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 23 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.59% 0.74% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 0.89% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 12
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
1226 1457 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.67% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 1174 1189
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 June 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 39 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) C#
2 26 (61.90%) OO
3 22 (52.38%) User Stories
4 21 (50.00%) Finance
5 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
5 20 (47.62%) Mathematics
6 19 (45.24%) Degree
6 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
6 19 (45.24%) SQL
6 19 (45.24%) NUnit
7 18 (42.86%) .NET
7 18 (42.86%) QA
8 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
9 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
9 15 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (33.33%) Algorithms
10 14 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 14 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
10 14 (33.33%) CSS
10 14 (33.33%) Statistics
10 14 (33.33%) Risk Management
10 14 (33.33%) TOWER Software
11 11 (26.19%) WPF
11 11 (26.19%) SaaS
12 10 (23.81%) HTML5
12 10 (23.81%) C++
12 10 (23.81%) HTML
13 9 (21.43%) CSS3
14 8 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) SaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) NUnit
2 15 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 5 (11.90%) JIRA
5 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.90%) YouTrack
6 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Senior Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Software Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
5 8 (19.05%) C# Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Architect
6 7 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (11.90%) Applications Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Web Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Programmer
9 3 (7.14%) AWS Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Embedded C Developer
10 2 (4.76%) C Developer
11 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) CSS
3 11 (26.19%) WPF
4 10 (23.81%) HTML
4 10 (23.81%) HTML5
5 9 (21.43%) CSS3
6 6 (14.29%) Ajax
7 5 (11.90%) Zend Framework
7 5 (11.90%) Ext JS
8 3 (7.14%) XML
9 2 (4.76%) WF
10 1 (2.38%) JSON
10 1 (2.38%) Web Services
10 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Mathematics
2 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
3 14 (33.33%) Statistics
3 14 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 5 (11.90%) User Experience
5 2 (4.76%) Physics
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) OO
3 22 (52.38%) User Stories
4 14 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 14 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
4 14 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (16.67%) OOP
6 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.29%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 6 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) UX Design
7 5 (11.90%) Web Application Development
8 4 (9.52%) TDD
8 4 (9.52%) SOA
9 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.76%) Workflow
9 2 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) C#
2 19 (45.24%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) C++
5 6 (14.29%) PHP
5 6 (14.29%) C
6 3 (7.14%) Java
6 3 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) Embedded C
6 3 (7.14%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.76%) Fortran
8 1 (2.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) 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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