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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 230 225 229
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 29 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.57% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 23
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,050 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £65,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
5904 5653 6355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.80% 80.28% 76.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4712 4569 5451
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +6 17 £40,000 -36.00% 12
Hertfordshire -10 7 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Bedfordshire +8 4 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Essex -13 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Software Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (45.65%) C#
3 40 (43.48%) Finance
4 36 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 36 (39.13%) Degree
5 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
5 33 (35.87%) Software Engineering
6 30 (32.61%) Java
6 30 (32.61%) JavaScript
7 28 (30.43%) .NET
8 27 (29.35%) Computer Science
9 26 (28.26%) SQL
9 26 (28.26%) HTML
10 24 (26.09%) CSS
11 23 (25.00%) Python
12 22 (23.91%) Windows
12 22 (23.91%) C
13 21 (22.83%) Oracle
13 21 (22.83%) Relational Database
14 20 (21.74%) OO
15 19 (20.65%) C++
15 19 (20.65%) Scrum
16 18 (19.57%) XML
16 18 (19.57%) Unit Testing
17 17 (18.48%) Mathematics
17 17 (18.48%) Enterprise Software
17 17 (18.48%) TDD
18 16 (17.39%) HTML5
19 15 (16.30%) MVC
19 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (15.22%) WebSphere Application Server
1 14 (15.22%) WebLogic
1 14 (15.22%) WebSphere
1 14 (15.22%) MQSeries
2 10 (10.87%) CMS
3 5 (5.43%) WildFly
3 5 (5.43%) Drupal
3 5 (5.43%) JBoss
4 4 (4.35%) Node.js
5 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.17%) CloudStack
5 2 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) SaaS
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) SSL
1 8 (8.70%) Wireless
2 6 (6.52%) Internet
3 4 (4.35%) Firewall
3 4 (4.35%) IPv4
3 4 (4.35%) IPv6
3 4 (4.35%) SAN
3 4 (4.35%) NAS
4 2 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.83%) Relational Database
3 14 (15.22%) DB2
4 6 (6.52%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.43%) MySQL
6 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.17%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (11.96%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.96%) NUnit
3 9 (9.78%) TeamCity
4 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 8 (8.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (5.43%) Mockito
5 5 (5.43%) TestNG
5 5 (5.43%) Maven
6 4 (4.35%) JIRA
6 4 (4.35%) WATIR
6 4 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.17%) Subversion
8 1 (1.09%) Selenium
General
1 40 (43.48%) Finance
2 11 (11.96%) Banking
3 9 (9.78%) Marketing
4 6 (6.52%) Publishing
5 5 (5.43%) Electronics
5 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Automotive
6 1 (1.09%) Advertising
6 1 (1.09%) German Language
6 1 (1.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (40.22%) Architect
2 35 (38.04%) Developer
3 21 (22.83%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (15.22%) C# Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Software Architect
6 9 (9.78%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 9 (9.78%) Senior Architect
7 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.43%) C# Architect
10 4 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.35%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.43%) .NET
2 26 (28.26%) HTML
3 24 (26.09%) CSS
4 18 (19.57%) XML
5 16 (17.39%) HTML5
6 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET
7 14 (15.22%) JMS
7 14 (15.22%) Middleware
8 13 (14.13%) Spring
8 13 (14.13%) Web Services
9 12 (13.04%) CSS3
10 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (9.78%) RESTful
11 9 (9.78%) REST
12 8 (8.70%) jQuery
12 8 (8.70%) Application Packaging
13 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.52%) AngularJS
14 5 (5.43%) JAX-RS
14 5 (5.43%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.35%) Computer Science
2 17 (18.48%) Mathematics
2 17 (18.48%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (15.22%) Open Source
3 14 (15.22%) Management Information System
3 14 (15.22%) PKI
4 8 (8.70%) SWIFT
5 6 (6.52%) E-Learning
5 6 (6.52%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.26%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.26%) Statistics
8 2 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.91%) Windows
2 12 (13.04%) Linux
3 8 (8.70%) UNIX
4 5 (5.43%) Debian
4 5 (5.43%) Android
4 5 (5.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.87%) Software Engineering
3 20 (21.74%) OO
4 19 (20.65%) Scrum
5 18 (19.57%) Unit Testing
6 17 (18.48%) TDD
7 15 (16.30%) MVC
8 14 (15.22%) Programme Management
9 13 (14.13%) User Stories
10 12 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 12 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.87%) Web Development
12 9 (9.78%) Risk Management
12 9 (9.78%) Financial Modelling
13 7 (7.61%) BDD
13 7 (7.61%) SOA
14 6 (6.52%) CRM
14 6 (6.52%) Data Protection
15 5 (5.43%) Content Management
16 4 (4.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.65%) C#
2 30 (32.61%) Java
2 30 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 26 (28.26%) SQL
4 23 (25.00%) Python
5 22 (23.91%) C
6 19 (20.65%) C++
7 7 (7.61%) Embedded C
8 6 (6.52%) PHP
9 5 (5.43%) Scala
10 4 (4.35%) Ruby
10 4 (4.35%) PHP5
11 3 (3.26%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.09%) XAML
12 1 (1.09%) COBOL
12 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (39.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) QA
2 8 (8.70%) ISO 8583
3 4 (4.35%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.17%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.83%) Oracle
3 14 (15.22%) TIBCO
4 9 (9.78%) TOWER Software
5 8 (8.70%) IBM
6 4 (4.35%) VMware
6 4 (4.35%) Zend
7 2 (2.17%) HP
7 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.09%) Micro Focus
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k plus 7.5% bonus, pension, healthcare and more
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Central Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 DoE + good benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Central Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 + Good benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago