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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 229 242 203
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -39
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 35 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.35% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.42% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 40
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £81,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
6001 6006 5520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.19% 83.23% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4868 4792 4451
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,313 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -2 14 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Bedfordshire +12 11 £40,000 -13.51% 2
Suffolk - 10 £50,000 - 2
Software Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.65%) C#
3 27 (39.71%) .NET
4 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
5 24 (35.29%) Degree
6 23 (33.82%) SQL
7 19 (27.94%) Computer Science
8 18 (26.47%) Java
9 17 (25.00%) C++
10 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
10 15 (22.06%) Windows
11 14 (20.59%) SOA
12 13 (19.12%) Unit Testing
12 13 (19.12%) Multithreading
13 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
13 12 (17.65%) OO
13 12 (17.65%) XML
14 11 (16.18%) Web Services
14 11 (16.18%) C
14 11 (16.18%) Configuration Management
14 11 (16.18%) SDLC
15 10 (14.71%) Finance
15 10 (14.71%) Spring
16 9 (13.24%) Scrum
16 9 (13.24%) Project Management
16 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
16 9 (13.24%) Non-Functional Testing
17 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
17 8 (11.76%) HTML
18 7 (10.29%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (8.82%) MQSeries
1 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
1 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
1 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Drupal
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) PowerPivot
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Simulink
3 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) SSL
2 5 (7.35%) Wireless
3 2 (2.94%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) TETRA
4 1 (1.47%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.82%) DB2
4 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.88%) ClearCase
2 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.47%) NUnit
4 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Marketing
3 5 (7.35%) iGaming
4 2 (2.94%) Games
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) Software Engineer
3 18 (26.47%) Architect
4 10 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Software Architect
6 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.41%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Lead .NET Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.71%) .NET
2 12 (17.65%) XML
3 11 (16.18%) Web Services
4 10 (14.71%) Spring
5 8 (11.76%) HTML
6 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.82%) JMS
6 6 (8.82%) Middleware
6 6 (8.82%) RESTful
7 5 (7.35%) CSS
7 5 (7.35%) EJB
7 5 (7.35%) Servlets
8 4 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.88%) jQuery
8 4 (5.88%) REST
8 4 (5.88%) SOAP
9 3 (4.41%) Ajax
9 3 (4.41%) JDBC
9 3 (4.41%) MyBatis
9 3 (4.41%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.82%) PKI
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Biometrics
3 5 (7.35%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.35%) Smartcard
3 5 (7.35%) SWIFT
3 5 (7.35%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.41%) iPad
5 2 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.94%) 3D Printing
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) RIA
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Android
4 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
3 14 (20.59%) SOA
4 13 (19.12%) Multithreading
4 13 (19.12%) Unit Testing
5 12 (17.65%) OO
6 11 (16.18%) Configuration Management
6 11 (16.18%) SDLC
7 9 (13.24%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (13.24%) Project Management
7 9 (13.24%) Scrum
8 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.29%) Software Delivery
10 6 (8.82%) Application Packaging
10 6 (8.82%) OOP
10 6 (8.82%) Open Source
10 6 (8.82%) Presales
10 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
11 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) C#
2 23 (33.82%) SQL
3 18 (26.47%) Java
4 17 (25.00%) C++
5 11 (16.18%) C
6 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.82%) Python
8 5 (7.35%) Perl
9 4 (5.88%) Fortran
10 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.94%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.94%) Ruby
12 1 (1.47%) PHP
12 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) HND
3 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) ISO 8583
1 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 7816
1 5 (7.35%) ISO20022
1 5 (7.35%) QA
1 5 (7.35%) SEPA
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
3 2 (2.94%) JTAG
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) IBM
2 6 (8.82%) TIBCO
3 4 (5.88%) VocaLink
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.47%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.47%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.47%) Twitter
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