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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 229 222 220
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 36 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.60% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.75% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 27
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £83,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
6139 6406 6004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.76% 80.33% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5092 5261 5037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 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 31 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 +26 25 £57,500 +27.77% 7
Hertfordshire -20 5 £70,000 -14.37% 1
Suffolk - 3 £50,000 - 2
Bedfordshire -22 2 - - 1
Norfolk +2 1 - -
Software Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 54 (76.06%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (46.48%) C#
3 28 (39.44%) .NET
4 27 (38.03%) OO
5 26 (36.62%) Finance
6 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
7 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
8 20 (28.17%) Computer Science
9 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
9 19 (26.76%) User Stories
10 18 (25.35%) Mathematics
10 18 (25.35%) Degree
11 17 (23.94%) Scrum
11 17 (23.94%) NUnit
12 16 (22.54%) SQL
13 15 (21.13%) QA
14 14 (19.72%) HTML
15 13 (18.31%) C
15 13 (18.31%) Statistics
15 13 (18.31%) TDD
15 13 (18.31%) SaaS
15 13 (18.31%) Algorithms
16 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
16 12 (16.90%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (16.90%) Unit Testing
16 12 (16.90%) Financial Modelling
16 12 (16.90%) TOWER Software
16 12 (16.90%) Risk Management
16 12 (16.90%) Project Management
17 11 (15.49%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (8.45%) WebLogic
1 6 (8.45%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.04%) CMS
3 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.23%) JBoss
3 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.23%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) SaaS
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.82%) PaaS
4 2 (2.82%) IaaS
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) SSL
3 2 (2.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) DB2
3 3 (4.23%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (23.94%) NUnit
2 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (9.86%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
5 5 (7.04%) JIRA
5 5 (7.04%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.04%) YouTrack
6 3 (4.23%) ClearCase
7 2 (2.82%) Maven
7 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.41%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.41%) Subversion
8 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (36.62%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Marketing
3 5 (7.04%) Electronics
4 3 (4.23%) Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Local Government
6 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Architect
3 19 (26.76%) Senior Developer
4 13 (18.31%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (15.49%) Web Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Software Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Applications Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.23%) Programmer
9 3 (4.23%) Software Architect
9 3 (4.23%) J2EE Team Leader
9 3 (4.23%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) .NET
2 14 (19.72%) HTML
3 11 (15.49%) Web Services
3 11 (15.49%) CSS
3 11 (15.49%) WPF
4 9 (12.68%) HTML5
5 8 (11.27%) XML
6 7 (9.86%) Spring
7 6 (8.45%) Ajax
7 6 (8.45%) Middleware
7 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (8.45%) CSS3
8 5 (7.04%) Ext JS
8 5 (7.04%) Zend Framework
8 5 (7.04%) COM
9 3 (4.23%) J2EE
9 3 (4.23%) JDBC
9 3 (4.23%) SOAP
9 3 (4.23%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Computer Science
2 18 (25.35%) Mathematics
3 13 (18.31%) Statistics
3 13 (18.31%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.04%) Internet of Things
4 5 (7.04%) User Experience
4 5 (7.04%) Robotics
4 5 (7.04%) Mechatronics
4 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.63%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.23%) PKI
6 3 (4.23%) Physics
6 3 (4.23%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Android
2 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (76.06%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) OO
3 19 (26.76%) User Stories
4 17 (23.94%) Scrum
5 13 (18.31%) TDD
6 12 (16.90%) Unit Testing
6 12 (16.90%) Project Management
6 12 (16.90%) Risk Management
6 12 (16.90%) Financial Modelling
7 10 (14.08%) BDD
8 9 (12.68%) OOP
8 9 (12.68%) SOA
8 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
9 8 (11.27%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
9 8 (11.27%) MVC
10 7 (9.86%) Web Development
10 7 (9.86%) Analytics
10 7 (9.86%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (46.48%) C#
2 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.54%) SQL
4 13 (18.31%) C
5 10 (14.08%) C++
5 10 (14.08%) Java
6 7 (9.86%) Embedded C
7 6 (8.45%) PHP
8 4 (5.63%) Fortran
9 3 (4.23%) Python
10 2 (2.82%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.41%) XAML
11 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.90%) TOWER Software
3 5 (7.04%) Zend
4 4 (5.63%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.23%) HP
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle
5 3 (4.23%) IBM
6 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.41%) Intel
7 1 (1.41%) Coverity
7 1 (1.41%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.41%) MuleSoft
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