The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architect in their job title 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 Architect
Rank - 131 134
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 0 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.57% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.59% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £71,250 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -15.38%
Software Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1986 2362 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.40% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1713 1873 1826
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect across the Cambridgeshire region.

Software Architect Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Wiki
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) FishEye
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) FishEye
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: 5 days ago