The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 69 83 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.04% 0.29% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.32% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Software Architecture
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 619 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 89.04% 89.84% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 402 505 423
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Dorset

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Dorset

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Bournemouth - 5 £42,500 - 3
Poole - 1 £42,500 - 2
Software Architecture
South West

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (80.00%) BDD
4 7 (70.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) UML
7 1 (10.00%) OOP
7 1 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (10.00%) Firmware
7 1 (10.00%) Middleware
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) OOD
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) TOGAF

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) BDD
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (70.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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