The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 101 127 128
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 25 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.16% 0.53% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.63% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 12
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Software Architecture
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1778 2048 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.43% 83.05% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1635 1593
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +20 23 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Software Architecture
East of England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) C#
3 25 (55.56%) OO
4 20 (44.44%) Finance
5 19 (42.22%) .NET
5 19 (42.22%) Computer Science
5 19 (42.22%) User Stories
6 18 (40.00%) Degree
6 18 (40.00%) Mathematics
7 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
7 17 (37.78%) NUnit
8 16 (35.56%) SQL
9 15 (33.33%) QA
10 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
11 13 (28.89%) Statistics
11 13 (28.89%) SaaS
11 13 (28.89%) Algorithms
12 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (26.67%) Financial Modelling
12 12 (26.67%) Unit Testing
12 12 (26.67%) TOWER Software
12 12 (26.67%) Risk Management
12 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
13 11 (24.44%) CSS
13 11 (24.44%) WPF
14 9 (20.00%) C++
14 9 (20.00%) OOP
15 8 (17.78%) C
15 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
15 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) SaaS
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.44%) PaaS
3 2 (4.44%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) NUnit
2 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (15.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (11.11%) JIRA
5 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.11%) YouTrack
6 3 (6.67%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Senior Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Software Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Architect
4 10 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Applications Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Programmer
8 3 (6.67%) AWS Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Python Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Embedded C Developer
10 1 (2.22%) C Developer
10 1 (2.22%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 11 (24.44%) CSS
2 11 (24.44%) WPF
3 7 (15.56%) HTML
3 7 (15.56%) HTML5
4 6 (13.33%) CSS3
4 6 (13.33%) Ajax
5 5 (11.11%) Zend Framework
5 5 (11.11%) Ext JS
6 3 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (4.44%) WF
8 1 (2.22%) JSON
8 1 (2.22%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Computer Science
2 18 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 13 (28.89%) Statistics
3 13 (28.89%) Algorithms
4 5 (11.11%) User Experience
5 3 (6.67%) Physics
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) OO
3 19 (42.22%) User Stories
4 12 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 12 (26.67%) Financial Modelling
4 12 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 9 (20.00%) OOP
6 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
6 8 (17.78%) Project Management
6 8 (17.78%) Scrum
6 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
6 8 (17.78%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (13.33%) SOA
8 5 (11.11%) UX Design
8 5 (11.11%) Web Application Development
9 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.67%) TDD
10 3 (6.67%) Software Delivery
11 2 (4.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) C#
2 16 (35.56%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.00%) C++
5 8 (17.78%) C
6 6 (13.33%) PHP
7 4 (8.89%) Fortran
8 3 (6.67%) Python
9 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.44%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.44%) Java
10 1 (2.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) TOWER Software
3 5 (11.11%) Zend
4 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.22%) Intel
5 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
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