The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architect
Rank 168 - 141
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 7 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% - 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 15
Average salary £32,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.22%
Software Architect
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3460 3456 2714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.11% 96.83% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 2951 2389
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,188 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Software Architect
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architect across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Software Architect Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Software Architect
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
Northamptonshire - 4 £32,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
Software Architect
England

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (50.00%) Games
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Remoting
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) XPath
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) WF
4 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Remoting
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) WF
2 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSD
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) ATDD
2 2 (25.00%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) XPath
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft