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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 203 212 238
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +26
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 59 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.59% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 32
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,800 £75,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
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
6229 5576 6655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.78% 76.98% 74.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5038 4692 5643
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 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
Bedfordshire +11 24 £41,000 -8.88% 5
Cambridgeshire +1 17 £47,500 +10.46% 4
Hertfordshire +1 12 £80,000 -
Suffolk +6 3 £80,000 +6.66% 2
Essex -2 1 £40,500 -46.00% 1
Norfolk - 1 £25,000 -
Software Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 48 (45.71%) Java
2 31 (29.52%) Windows
2 31 (29.52%) Degree
3 30 (28.57%) C
3 30 (28.57%) Python
4 29 (27.62%) SQL Server
5 28 (26.67%) C++
5 28 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 27 (25.71%) Software Engineering
7 21 (20.00%) C#
7 21 (20.00%) Banking
8 20 (19.05%) OOP
9 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (17.14%) Mathematics
9 18 (17.14%) Time Management
10 17 (16.19%) J2EE
10 17 (16.19%) Retail
11 16 (15.24%) PKI
12 15 (14.29%) SQL
12 15 (14.29%) Oracle
12 15 (14.29%) Linux
12 15 (14.29%) Middleware
12 15 (14.29%) Electronics
12 15 (14.29%) Finance
12 15 (14.29%) Open Source
12 15 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
13 14 (13.33%) .NET
13 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
14 13 (12.38%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 13 (12.38%) Apache
2 9 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 9 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.62%) MQSeries
4 6 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.76%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.95%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) Wireless
2 10 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (9.52%) Bluetooth
3 8 (7.62%) Internet
4 6 (5.71%) UWB
5 3 (2.86%) 802.11
5 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.90%) Firewall
7 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.95%) NGN
7 1 (0.95%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 10 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (8.57%) DB2
4 7 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.90%) OLAP
7 2 (1.90%) Big Data
8 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.95%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.76%) JIRA
3 3 (2.86%) WATIR
3 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.90%) Subversion
5 1 (0.95%) JUnit
5 1 (0.95%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.95%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.95%) GCC
5 1 (0.95%) SCons
5 1 (0.95%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.95%) VectorCAST
General
1 21 (20.00%) Banking
2 17 (16.19%) Retail
3 15 (14.29%) Electronics
3 15 (14.29%) Finance
4 10 (9.52%) Marketing
5 8 (7.62%) Games
6 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.95%) Automotive
8 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (43.81%) Developer
2 23 (21.90%) Architect
3 16 (15.24%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (10.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) SQL Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Software Architect
9 5 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.81%) SQL DBA
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Tester
10 4 (3.81%) Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Tester
10 4 (3.81%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) DBA
10 4 (3.81%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.19%) J2EE
2 15 (14.29%) Middleware
3 14 (13.33%) .NET
4 12 (11.43%) EJB
4 12 (11.43%) JSP
4 12 (11.43%) Web Services
4 12 (11.43%) J2SE
5 11 (10.48%) XML
5 11 (10.48%) HTML
6 9 (8.57%) MFC
6 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.57%) STL
6 9 (8.57%) HTML5
7 8 (7.62%) JMS
7 8 (7.62%) WebKit
8 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.86%) jQuery
11 3 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.14%) Mathematics
2 16 (15.24%) PKI
3 15 (14.29%) Open Source
3 15 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 10 (9.52%) Firmware
5 10 (9.52%) Management Information System
6 8 (7.62%) Cryptography
7 6 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (4.76%) SWIFT
9 3 (2.86%) Handset
9 3 (2.86%) EMV
9 3 (2.86%) EFT
10 2 (1.90%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.90%) Physics
11 1 (0.95%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.95%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.52%) Windows
2 15 (14.29%) Linux
3 8 (7.62%) Mac OS
3 8 (7.62%) UNIX
4 6 (5.71%) Android
5 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.71%) Software Engineering
2 20 (19.05%) OOP
3 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.14%) Time Management
4 9 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 8 (7.62%) Data Security
5 8 (7.62%) Test Automation
5 8 (7.62%) Software Deployment
6 7 (6.67%) OO
6 7 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 7 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 6 (5.71%) ERP
7 6 (5.71%) MVC
7 6 (5.71%) Scrum
7 6 (5.71%) Requirements Engineering
7 6 (5.71%) Agile Testing
8 5 (4.76%) Product Management
8 5 (4.76%) Automated Testing
9 4 (3.81%) TDD
9 4 (3.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (45.71%) Java
2 30 (28.57%) C
2 30 (28.57%) Python
3 28 (26.67%) C++
4 21 (20.00%) C#
5 15 (14.29%) SQL
6 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 11 (10.48%) T-SQL
8 10 (9.52%) Perl
8 10 (9.52%) PHP
9 7 (6.67%) Assembly Language
10 5 (4.76%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.86%) XAML
11 3 (2.86%) Ruby
12 2 (1.90%) VB6
12 2 (1.90%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.90%) VB
12 2 (1.90%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.90%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 31 (29.52%) Degree
2 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.95%) PhD
4 1 (0.95%) ISEB
4 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) ISO 9000
1 5 (4.76%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.29%) Oracle
3 8 (7.62%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.81%) Perforce
5 2 (1.90%) Luciad
5 2 (1.90%) Micro Focus
5 2 (1.90%) ESRI
6 1 (0.95%) Apple
6 1 (0.95%) Google
6 1 (0.95%) VocaLink
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The People Network
Salary: £1 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking, Dental
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Littlefish FX
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago