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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 224 226 227
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 40 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 0.53% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.66% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 27
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £37,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £83,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
6217 6484 6231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.81% 80.15% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5138 5351 5292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Cambridgeshire +24 28 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Hertfordshire -4 6 £85,000 +1.79% 3
Suffolk - 3 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire -8 2 - - 2
Norfolk +4 1 - -
Software Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 56 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.83%) C#
3 28 (38.89%) Finance
4 27 (37.50%) .NET
4 27 (37.50%) OO
5 24 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
7 22 (30.56%) User Stories
8 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 20 (27.78%) Mathematics
9 20 (27.78%) Computer Science
10 19 (26.39%) NUnit
11 18 (25.00%) Degree
11 18 (25.00%) SQL
12 17 (23.61%) QA
13 16 (22.22%) HTML
14 15 (20.83%) Scrum
15 14 (19.44%) TDD
15 14 (19.44%) Statistics
15 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (19.44%) SaaS
15 14 (19.44%) Algorithms
16 13 (18.06%) Financial Modelling
16 13 (18.06%) Unit Testing
16 13 (18.06%) CSS
16 13 (18.06%) TOWER Software
16 13 (18.06%) Risk Management
17 12 (16.67%) Web Services
17 12 (16.67%) Java
17 12 (16.67%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (9.72%) WebLogic
1 7 (9.72%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.94%) CMS
3 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 3 (4.17%) JBoss
4 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) SaaS
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.78%) PaaS
4 2 (2.78%) IaaS
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) SSL
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.56%) DB2
4 3 (4.17%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) NUnit
2 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (6.94%) YouTrack
5 5 (6.94%) JIRA
5 5 (6.94%) TeamCity
5 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.78%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.78%) Maven
6 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 28 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Marketing
3 4 (5.56%) Electronics
4 3 (4.17%) Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Local Government
6 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (52.78%) Developer
2 21 (29.17%) Architect
3 19 (26.39%) Senior Developer
4 14 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (15.28%) Web Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Software Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (11.11%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Applications Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Technical Architect
11 3 (4.17%) Software Architect
11 3 (4.17%) Programmer
11 3 (4.17%) Team Leader
11 3 (4.17%) J2EE Team Leader
11 3 (4.17%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (37.50%) .NET
2 16 (22.22%) HTML
3 13 (18.06%) CSS
4 12 (16.67%) Web Services
5 11 (15.28%) WPF
5 11 (15.28%) HTML5
6 9 (12.50%) XML
7 8 (11.11%) Spring
7 8 (11.11%) CSS3
8 7 (9.72%) Middleware
9 6 (8.33%) Ajax
9 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.94%) Ext JS
10 5 (6.94%) Zend Framework
10 5 (6.94%) COM
11 4 (5.56%) Application Packaging
11 4 (5.56%) JMS
11 4 (5.56%) RESTful
12 3 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) Computer Science
1 20 (27.78%) Mathematics
2 14 (19.44%) Algorithms
2 14 (19.44%) Statistics
3 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.94%) User Experience
4 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.56%) Internet of Things
5 4 (5.56%) PKI
5 4 (5.56%) Robotics
5 4 (5.56%) Mechatronics
5 4 (5.56%) SWIFT
6 3 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.17%) Physics
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Android
2 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (37.50%) OO
3 22 (30.56%) User Stories
4 15 (20.83%) Scrum
5 14 (19.44%) TDD
6 13 (18.06%) Unit Testing
6 13 (18.06%) Risk Management
6 13 (18.06%) Financial Modelling
7 12 (16.67%) Project Management
8 10 (13.89%) BDD
9 9 (12.50%) SOA
10 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
10 8 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (11.11%) MVC
10 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 8 (11.11%) SDLC
11 7 (9.72%) Mobile Development
11 7 (9.72%) Analytics
11 7 (9.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) C#
2 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) Java
5 11 (15.28%) C
6 10 (13.89%) C++
7 7 (9.72%) Embedded C
8 6 (8.33%) PHP
9 4 (5.56%) Python
10 3 (4.17%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.78%) Fortran
12 1 (1.39%) XAML
12 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.61%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.06%) TOWER Software
3 5 (6.94%) Zend
3 5 (6.94%) TIBCO
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle
4 4 (5.56%) IBM
5 3 (4.17%) HP
6 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) Intel
7 1 (1.39%) Coverity
7 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £80k - £90k, plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55,000 DOE + package
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago