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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 88 84 112
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 13 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.12% 1.72% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.98% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 7
Median salary £37,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
988 1213 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.88% 86.70% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 816 1016 1207
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (56.82%) SQL
2 25 (56.82%) Computer Science
3 24 (54.55%) Degree
4 22 (50.00%) C#
5 21 (47.73%) OO
6 19 (43.18%) Mathematics
7 18 (40.91%) C
8 17 (38.64%) Algorithms
9 15 (34.09%) .NET
9 15 (34.09%) Linux
9 15 (34.09%) XML
9 15 (34.09%) Finance
10 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
10 14 (31.82%) Java
10 14 (31.82%) QA
10 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
10 14 (31.82%) SDLC
11 13 (29.55%) Multithreading
11 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
11 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
12 12 (27.27%) User Stories
12 12 (27.27%) WPF
13 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
13 11 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
13 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (25.00%) NUnit
14 10 (22.73%) TOWER Software
14 10 (22.73%) HTML
14 10 (22.73%) CSS

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 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) NUnit
1 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) C# Developer
3 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 10 (22.73%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Architect
5 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) .NET
1 15 (34.09%) XML
2 12 (27.27%) WPF
3 10 (22.73%) CSS
3 10 (22.73%) HTML
4 7 (15.91%) Hibernate
4 7 (15.91%) Java RMI
4 7 (15.91%) JDBC
4 7 (15.91%) MyBatis
4 7 (15.91%) REST
4 7 (15.91%) SOAP
4 7 (15.91%) Spring
4 7 (15.91%) XML-RPC
5 6 (13.64%) MFC
5 6 (13.64%) OpenGL
5 6 (13.64%) STL
6 4 (9.09%) CGI
6 4 (9.09%) Middleware
7 3 (6.82%) JMS
7 3 (6.82%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (56.82%) Computer Science
2 19 (43.18%) Mathematics
3 17 (38.64%) Algorithms
4 10 (22.73%) Statistics
5 7 (15.91%) Client/Server
5 7 (15.91%) Data Structures
6 3 (6.82%) Cryptography
7 2 (4.55%) iPad
8 1 (2.27%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) OO
3 14 (31.82%) SDLC
3 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 13 (29.55%) Multithreading
5 12 (27.27%) User Stories
6 11 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
6 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Front End Development
7 7 (15.91%) Project Management
7 7 (15.91%) Software Delivery
8 6 (13.64%) API Design
8 6 (13.64%) Memory Management
9 5 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (6.82%) Automated Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Automation Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.82%) SOA
11 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) SQL
2 22 (50.00%) C#
3 18 (40.91%) C
4 14 (31.82%) Java
5 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
6 8 (18.18%) Perl
6 8 (18.18%) Python
7 7 (15.91%) C++
7 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
8 5 (11.36%) PHP
8 5 (11.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Corosync
1 3 (6.82%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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ECM Selection
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