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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 207 176 232
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +56
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 45 59 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.87% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.08% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 34 54 32
Average salary £66,250 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £84,250 £52,500 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
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
6265 5454 6847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.73% 80.23% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5004 4343 5904
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Cambridgeshire +9 28 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Hertfordshire -15 11 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Essex -17 4 £85,000 +70.00%
Bedfordshire -13 2 £46,250 +19.35%
Software Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (42.74%) C#
1 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (40.17%) Software Engineering
3 44 (37.61%) Degree
4 40 (34.19%) Java
4 40 (34.19%) SQL Server
5 38 (32.48%) Microsoft
6 37 (31.62%) Windows
6 37 (31.62%) Finance
7 35 (29.91%) .NET
8 32 (27.35%) Computer Science
9 31 (26.50%) C
10 28 (23.93%) Python
11 26 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 24 (20.51%) SQL
13 22 (18.80%) C++
13 22 (18.80%) Scrum
14 20 (17.09%) HTML
14 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET
14 20 (17.09%) CSS
14 20 (17.09%) Relational Database
15 18 (15.38%) Oracle
15 18 (15.38%) MVC
16 17 (14.53%) XML
16 17 (14.53%) Mathematics
17 16 (13.68%) OO
17 16 (13.68%) Banking
18 15 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
19 14 (11.97%) UNIX
19 14 (11.97%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (9.40%) WebSphere Application Server
1 11 (9.40%) WebLogic
1 11 (9.40%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.55%) MQSeries
3 7 (5.98%) CMS
4 6 (5.13%) Drupal
4 6 (5.13%) Apache
5 5 (4.27%) WildFly
5 5 (4.27%) Node.js
5 5 (4.27%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.27%) CloudStack
5 5 (4.27%) JBoss
6 2 (1.71%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) Internet
2 9 (7.69%) Wireless
3 5 (4.27%) Firewall
3 5 (4.27%) SSL
4 4 (3.42%) IPv4
4 4 (3.42%) IPv6
4 4 (3.42%) SAN
4 4 (3.42%) NAS
5 2 (1.71%) Network Security
6 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (34.19%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.09%) Relational Database
3 11 (9.40%) DB2
4 8 (6.84%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.98%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.98%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.13%) MySQL
6 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.71%) Big Data
10 2 (1.71%) OLAP
11 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.69%) JIRA
3 8 (6.84%) WATIR
3 8 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.84%) Cucumber
4 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.13%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.27%) Mockito
6 5 (4.27%) Maven
6 5 (4.27%) TestNG
6 5 (4.27%) NUnit
7 4 (3.42%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (2.56%) Subversion
9 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.85%) Selenium
9 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 37 (31.62%) Finance
2 16 (13.68%) Banking
3 14 (11.97%) Marketing
4 8 (6.84%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.98%) Retail
6 6 (5.13%) Electronics
6 6 (5.13%) Publishing
7 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) Games
8 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (35.04%) Architect
2 37 (31.62%) Developer
3 19 (16.24%) Software Architect
4 16 (13.68%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (12.82%) C# Developer
6 12 (10.26%) Software Engineer
7 10 (8.55%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.69%) Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 8 (6.84%) Senior Architect
9 8 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.98%) C# Architect
11 6 (5.13%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Test Engineer
12 5 (4.27%) PHP Developer
12 5 (4.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Lead Software Engineer
13 4 (3.42%) Development Engineer
13 4 (3.42%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (29.91%) .NET
2 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET
2 20 (17.09%) CSS
2 20 (17.09%) HTML
3 17 (14.53%) XML
4 13 (11.11%) HTML5
5 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (10.26%) Web Services
5 12 (10.26%) Spring
6 11 (9.40%) Middleware
7 10 (8.55%) EJB
7 10 (8.55%) JMS
7 10 (8.55%) jQuery
8 9 (7.69%) REST
9 8 (6.84%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.98%) CSS3
11 6 (5.13%) RESTful
11 6 (5.13%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.13%) Ajax
12 5 (4.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.35%) Computer Science
2 17 (14.53%) Mathematics
3 15 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (11.11%) PKI
5 12 (10.26%) Cryptography
6 11 (9.40%) Management Information System
6 11 (9.40%) Open Source
7 6 (5.13%) E-Learning
8 5 (4.27%) SWIFT
8 5 (4.27%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (3.42%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.85%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.85%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.62%) Windows
2 14 (11.97%) UNIX
3 11 (9.40%) Linux
4 5 (4.27%) Debian
4 5 (4.27%) Android
4 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (40.17%) Software Engineering
3 22 (18.80%) Scrum
4 18 (15.38%) MVC
5 16 (13.68%) OO
6 13 (11.11%) TDD
6 13 (11.11%) Web Development
6 13 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 13 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (10.26%) Programme Management
8 10 (8.55%) SOA
8 10 (8.55%) Performance Testing
9 9 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.69%) Data Protection
10 8 (6.84%) Time Management
10 8 (6.84%) Automated Testing
10 8 (6.84%) BDD
10 8 (6.84%) Test Planning
11 7 (5.98%) People Management
11 7 (5.98%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.74%) C#
2 40 (34.19%) Java
3 31 (26.50%) C
4 28 (23.93%) Python
5 26 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 24 (20.51%) SQL
7 22 (18.80%) C++
8 8 (6.84%) PHP
8 8 (6.84%) Ruby
9 5 (4.27%) PHP5
9 5 (4.27%) Scala
10 4 (3.42%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.42%) XAML
11 3 (2.56%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.56%) COBOL
12 2 (1.71%) VB
12 2 (1.71%) VB6
12 2 (1.71%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (37.61%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) ISEB
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) ISO 9000
1 5 (4.27%) ISO 8583
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 4 (3.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (32.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.38%) Oracle
3 10 (8.55%) TIBCO
4 5 (4.27%) IBM
4 5 (4.27%) Zend
5 4 (3.42%) TOWER Software
5 4 (3.42%) VMware
6 3 (2.56%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) ESRI
8 1 (0.85%) Luciad
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