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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 113 113 135
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 16 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.70% 0.77% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.95% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 11
Average salary £40,750 £63,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.07% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,300 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
1880 1679 1925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.92% 81.23% 73.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1384 1654
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -1 16 £40,750 -36.07% 4
Software Architecture
East of England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (61.54%) C#
2 27 (51.92%) Software Engineering
3 26 (50.00%) Degree
4 25 (48.08%) C
5 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (44.23%) Finance
6 22 (42.31%) Python
7 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 19 (36.54%) C++
9 18 (34.62%) Computer Science
10 17 (32.69%) Java
11 15 (28.85%) Windows
11 15 (28.85%) Mathematics
12 13 (25.00%) SQL
13 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
13 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
13 11 (21.15%) HTML
13 11 (21.15%) CSS
14 10 (19.23%) UNIX
14 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
15 9 (17.31%) Linux
15 9 (17.31%) OO
15 9 (17.31%) Wireless
16 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
16 8 (15.38%) Cryptography
16 8 (15.38%) .NET
16 8 (15.38%) Internet
16 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (15.38%) User Stories
17 7 (13.46%) CSS3

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (11.54%) CMS
2 4 (7.69%) JBoss
2 4 (7.69%) WildFly
3 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.77%) CloudStack
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Wireless
2 8 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (13.46%) NUnit
2 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.54%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (7.69%) Maven
3 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) TestNG
3 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.69%) Mockito
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.46%) Banking
4 6 (11.54%) Publishing
5 5 (9.62%) Marketing
5 5 (9.62%) Electronics
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Architect
2 16 (30.77%) Software Architect
3 14 (26.92%) Developer
4 9 (17.31%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) C# Architect
7 6 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Development Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Development Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Lead Software Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Windows Administrator
10 2 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
10 2 (3.85%) Administrator
10 2 (3.85%) Head of Development
10 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) HTML
1 11 (21.15%) CSS
2 8 (15.38%) .NET
3 7 (13.46%) CSS3
3 7 (13.46%) HTML5
4 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 4 (7.69%) Spring
4 4 (7.69%) EJB
4 4 (7.69%) REST
4 4 (7.69%) JAX-RS
4 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.69%) JPA
4 4 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
5 3 (5.77%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 15 (28.85%) Mathematics
3 8 (15.38%) Cryptography
4 6 (11.54%) E-Learning
5 3 (5.77%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.92%) PKI
7 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) UNIX
3 9 (17.31%) Linux
4 5 (9.62%) Android
4 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Software Engineering
2 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
4 9 (17.31%) OO
5 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.38%) User Stories
6 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
6 7 (13.46%) TDD
7 6 (11.54%) Scrum
7 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.54%) CRM
7 6 (11.54%) Financial Modelling
8 5 (9.62%) Information Security
9 4 (7.69%) Content Management
9 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.69%) Network Management
10 3 (5.77%) Product Management
11 2 (3.85%) OOD
11 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.85%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 32 (61.54%) C#
2 25 (48.08%) C
3 22 (42.31%) Python
4 19 (36.54%) C++
5 17 (32.69%) Java
6 13 (25.00%) SQL
7 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
8 5 (9.62%) Embedded C
9 4 (7.69%) Scala
10 2 (3.85%) PHP
11 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 26 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) TOWER Software
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
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