The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 219 243 232
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 26 38 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.50% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.59% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 41
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,368 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £83,500 £83,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Software Architecture
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5546 6427 6602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.21% 84.77% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4679 5333 5429
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software Architecture
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +5 17 £45,000 -21.73% 4
Bedfordshire +21 5 £42,500 - 1
Suffolk +3 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Hertfordshire +17 1 £47,500 -44.11%
Essex - 1 £50,000 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.05%) C#
3 33 (45.21%) SQL
4 27 (36.99%) Degree
5 26 (35.62%) .NET
5 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
5 26 (35.62%) Computer Science
6 24 (32.88%) OO
7 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
7 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
8 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
9 20 (27.40%) Finance
9 20 (27.40%) C
9 20 (27.40%) HTML
10 19 (26.03%) Java
10 19 (26.03%) Mathematics
11 18 (24.66%) QA
12 17 (23.29%) Algorithms
12 17 (23.29%) XML
13 16 (21.92%) CSS
13 16 (21.92%) Linux
13 16 (21.92%) Unit Testing
14 15 (20.55%) Multithreading
14 15 (20.55%) Scrum
15 14 (19.18%) SDLC
16 13 (17.81%) User Stories
17 12 (16.44%) WPF
18 11 (15.07%) Financial Modelling
18 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (15.07%) NUnit

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.85%) CMS
2 3 (4.11%) Apache
2 3 (4.11%) IIS
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.74%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.85%) SaaS
3 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Broadband
1 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.37%) DHCP
1 1 (1.37%) DNS
1 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.37%) Firewall
1 1 (1.37%) FTP
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
1 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
1 1 (1.37%) LAN
1 1 (1.37%) Network Security
1 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.37%) WAN
1 1 (1.37%) Wireless
1 1 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) MySQL
2 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) NUnit
1 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.48%) Selenium
4 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.74%) Subversion
6 1 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Marketing
3 3 (4.11%) Electronics
3 3 (4.11%) Games
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) C# Developer
3 15 (20.55%) .NET Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Senior Developer
4 13 (17.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Software Developer
5 12 (16.44%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (15.07%) C# Software Developer
6 11 (15.07%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 11 (15.07%) Senior C# Developer
6 11 (15.07%) Software Engineer
7 10 (13.70%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
7 10 (13.70%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 10 (13.70%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 10 (13.70%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Architect
8 7 (9.59%) Tester
9 6 (8.22%) C Software Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.62%) .NET
2 20 (27.40%) HTML
3 17 (23.29%) XML
4 16 (21.92%) CSS
5 12 (16.44%) WPF
6 10 (13.70%) Hibernate
6 10 (13.70%) JDBC
6 10 (13.70%) Spring
7 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
8 7 (9.59%) Java RMI
8 7 (9.59%) MyBatis
8 7 (9.59%) REST
8 7 (9.59%) SOAP
8 7 (9.59%) XML-RPC
9 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (8.22%) MFC
9 6 (8.22%) OpenGL
9 6 (8.22%) STL
9 6 (8.22%) Web Services
10 5 (6.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) Computer Science
2 19 (26.03%) Mathematics
3 17 (23.29%) Algorithms
4 10 (13.70%) Statistics
5 7 (9.59%) Client/Server
5 7 (9.59%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.11%) Cryptography
6 3 (4.11%) Robotics
7 2 (2.74%) Fintech
7 2 (2.74%) iPad
7 2 (2.74%) Mechatronics
7 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.37%) RIA
8 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Linux
2 7 (9.59%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.85%) Unix
4 3 (4.11%) Android
4 3 (4.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) OO
3 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
4 16 (21.92%) Unit Testing
5 15 (20.55%) Multithreading
5 15 (20.55%) Scrum
6 14 (19.18%) SDLC
7 13 (17.81%) User Stories
8 11 (15.07%) Financial Modelling
8 11 (15.07%) MVC
9 10 (13.70%) TDD
10 9 (12.33%) BDD
11 8 (10.96%) Front End Development
11 8 (10.96%) SOA
12 7 (9.59%) Project Management
12 7 (9.59%) Software Delivery
12 7 (9.59%) Web Development
13 6 (8.22%) Memory Management
13 6 (8.22%) Non-Functional Testing
13 6 (8.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) C#
2 33 (45.21%) SQL
3 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
4 20 (27.40%) C
5 19 (26.03%) Java
6 11 (15.07%) C++
7 8 (10.96%) Perl
7 8 (10.96%) Python
8 7 (9.59%) PL/SQL
9 6 (8.22%) PHP
10 5 (6.85%) Ruby
11 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (36.99%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.66%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Corosync
1 3 (4.11%) Shibboleth
2 2 (2.74%) Docker
3 1 (1.37%) KVM
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Pacemaker
2 2 (2.74%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) TOWER Software
3 2 (2.74%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco
4 1 (1.37%) SAP
4 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.37%) Twitter
4 1 (1.37%) VMware
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