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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 228 232 226
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 32 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.60% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 19
Average salary £51,250 £51,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.48% -20.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
5917 6385 6541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.93% 78.69% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4749 5228 5602
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 March 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 +14 19 £50,000 -7.40% 3
Hertfordshire -9 6 £80,000 +36.17%
Bedfordshire +15 5 - - 1
Essex +6 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Norfolk 0 1 - -
Software Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (52.00%) Finance
3 36 (48.00%) C#
4 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 33 (44.00%) Degree
6 30 (40.00%) Java
6 30 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 24 (32.00%) OO
8 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
8 23 (30.67%) SQL
8 23 (30.67%) .NET
8 23 (30.67%) HTML
8 23 (30.67%) Mathematics
8 23 (30.67%) Computer Science
9 21 (28.00%) Unit Testing
9 21 (28.00%) Software Engineering
10 20 (26.67%) C++
10 20 (26.67%) Oracle
11 18 (24.00%) C
11 18 (24.00%) Python
11 18 (24.00%) XML
11 18 (24.00%) Windows
11 18 (24.00%) User Stories
12 17 (22.67%) QA
12 17 (22.67%) TDD
12 17 (22.67%) Management Information System
13 16 (21.33%) Scrum
13 16 (21.33%) NUnit
13 16 (21.33%) Web Services
13 16 (21.33%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 15 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (20.00%) MQSeries
1 15 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.00%) CMS
3 3 (4.00%) JBoss
3 3 (4.00%) WildFly
4 2 (2.67%) Apache
4 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.67%) CloudStack
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) SaaS
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) SSL
2 6 (8.00%) Internet
3 5 (6.67%) Wireless
4 4 (5.33%) Firewall
4 4 (5.33%) IPv4
4 4 (5.33%) IPv6
4 4 (5.33%) SAN
4 4 (5.33%) NAS
5 2 (2.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.33%) Relational Database
3 15 (20.00%) DB2
4 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.00%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) NUnit
1 16 (21.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (12.00%) TeamCity
3 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.33%) Maven
6 3 (4.00%) TestNG
6 3 (4.00%) Mockito
7 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.33%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.33%) Selenium
7 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 39 (52.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 5 (6.67%) Electronics
3 5 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Architect
1 30 (40.00%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (14.67%) Software Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 9 (12.00%) Senior Architect
6 8 (10.67%) Software Architect
6 8 (10.67%) C# Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Architect
10 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Programmer
11 2 (2.67%) Administrator
11 2 (2.67%) UNIX Administrator
11 2 (2.67%) Information Manager
11 2 (2.67%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) HTML
1 23 (30.67%) .NET
2 18 (24.00%) XML
3 16 (21.33%) CSS
3 16 (21.33%) Web Services
4 15 (20.00%) JMS
4 15 (20.00%) Middleware
5 14 (18.67%) HTML5
6 13 (17.33%) Spring
7 12 (16.00%) CSS3
8 10 (13.33%) RESTful
9 9 (12.00%) Application Packaging
10 8 (10.67%) REST
11 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
12 5 (6.67%) COM
12 5 (6.67%) WPF
12 5 (6.67%) AngularJS
13 4 (5.33%) SOAP
13 4 (5.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) Mathematics
1 23 (30.67%) Computer Science
2 17 (22.67%) Management Information System
3 15 (20.00%) Open Source
3 15 (20.00%) PKI
3 15 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (12.00%) Algorithms
4 9 (12.00%) Statistics
4 9 (12.00%) SWIFT
5 6 (8.00%) Cryptography
6 4 (5.33%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) UNIX
3 5 (6.67%) Android
3 5 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.00%) OO
3 21 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (28.00%) Unit Testing
4 18 (24.00%) User Stories
5 17 (22.67%) TDD
6 16 (21.33%) Scrum
7 15 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 14 (18.67%) Financial Modelling
8 14 (18.67%) Risk Management
9 13 (17.33%) Waterfall
10 8 (10.67%) MVC
10 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (9.33%) Web Development
12 6 (8.00%) Data Protection
12 6 (8.00%) Information Security
12 6 (8.00%) BDD
13 5 (6.67%) Analytics
13 5 (6.67%) DevOps
13 5 (6.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) C#
2 30 (40.00%) Java
3 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.67%) SQL
4 20 (26.67%) C++
5 18 (24.00%) Python
5 18 (24.00%) C
6 5 (6.67%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (4.00%) PHP
7 3 (4.00%) Scala
8 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (44.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.67%) QA
2 9 (12.00%) ISO 8583
3 4 (5.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.67%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.67%) Oracle
3 15 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 14 (18.67%) TOWER Software
5 9 (12.00%) IBM
6 4 (5.33%) VMware
7 3 (4.00%) HP
8 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
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