The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank - 111 138
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.29% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.38% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £72,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1478 1308 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.48% 76.99% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1060 1571
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Architecture
North West

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Cheshire

Software Architecture
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Warrington /...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £44,080 - £54,570
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago