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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 201 209 245
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +36
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 62 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.44% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.57% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 32
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.73% +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
6070 5594 6793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.79% 77.54% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4730 5739
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 £29,859
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +5 28 £40,500 -10.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -5 17 £50,000 +16.27% 2
Hertfordshire +1 12 £43,500 -
Suffolk +1 3 £80,000 +6.66% 2
Norfolk - 1 £25,000 -
Software Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 46 (42.20%) Java
2 37 (33.94%) SQL Server
3 34 (31.19%) Windows
4 30 (27.52%) Degree
5 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
5 29 (26.61%) Python
5 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
6 27 (24.77%) C
6 27 (24.77%) C++
7 24 (22.02%) C#
8 23 (21.10%) Banking
9 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (19.27%) OOP
10 20 (18.35%) Time Management
11 19 (17.43%) .NET
11 19 (17.43%) Retail
12 18 (16.51%) Computer Science
13 17 (15.60%) Finance
13 17 (15.60%) J2EE
13 17 (15.60%) SQL
13 17 (15.60%) JavaScript
14 16 (14.68%) Linux
15 15 (13.76%) Mathematics
15 15 (13.76%) PKI
16 14 (12.84%) HTML
17 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET
17 13 (11.93%) EJB
17 13 (11.93%) JSP
17 13 (11.93%) Oracle
17 13 (11.93%) J2SE

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (11.93%) Apache
2 8 (7.34%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (7.34%) WebLogic
2 8 (7.34%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.42%) MQSeries
4 5 (4.59%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (4.59%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.59%) CloudStack
5 2 (1.83%) Drupal
5 2 (1.83%) Node.js
6 1 (0.92%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) Wireless
2 8 (7.34%) Internet
3 6 (5.50%) Bluetooth
3 6 (5.50%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (3.67%) UWB
5 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.83%) 802.11
5 2 (1.83%) Firewall
6 1 (0.92%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) NoSQL
2 12 (11.01%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.34%) DB2
5 7 (6.42%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.83%) MySQL
9 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.83%) OLAP
9 2 (1.83%) Big Data
10 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.92%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) JIRA
2 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.50%) WATIR
3 6 (5.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.75%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.83%) Subversion
6 1 (0.92%) JUnit
6 1 (0.92%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.92%) GCC
6 1 (0.92%) SCons
6 1 (0.92%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.92%) VectorCAST
General
1 23 (21.10%) Banking
2 19 (17.43%) Retail
3 17 (15.60%) Finance
4 12 (11.01%) Marketing
5 11 (10.09%) Electronics
6 8 (7.34%) Games
7 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (44.95%) Developer
2 22 (20.18%) Architect
3 17 (15.60%) Java Developer
4 11 (10.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (9.17%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.26%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) SQL Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Software Architect
8 7 (6.42%) Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.50%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Lead Software Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Lead Tester
11 4 (3.67%) SQL DBA
11 4 (3.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.43%) .NET
2 17 (15.60%) J2EE
3 14 (12.84%) HTML
4 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET
4 13 (11.93%) EJB
4 13 (11.93%) JSP
4 13 (11.93%) J2SE
4 13 (11.93%) Middleware
5 12 (11.01%) Web Services
5 12 (11.01%) HTML5
6 11 (10.09%) XML
7 10 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (8.26%) STL
8 9 (8.26%) MFC
9 8 (7.34%) WebKit
10 7 (6.42%) JMS
11 6 (5.50%) CSS
11 6 (5.50%) jQuery
12 5 (4.59%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.59%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.51%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.76%) PKI
2 15 (13.76%) Mathematics
3 13 (11.93%) Open Source
3 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
5 8 (7.34%) Cryptography
6 6 (5.50%) Firmware
7 5 (4.59%) SWIFT
7 5 (4.59%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.75%) EMV
8 3 (2.75%) EFT
9 2 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.83%) Handset
9 2 (1.83%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.92%) Physics
10 1 (0.92%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.92%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.92%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.19%) Windows
2 16 (14.68%) Linux
3 8 (7.34%) Mac OS
3 8 (7.34%) UNIX
4 5 (4.59%) Android
5 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
2 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.27%) OOP
3 20 (18.35%) Time Management
4 12 (11.01%) MVC
5 10 (9.17%) Mentoring
6 9 (8.26%) Scrum
6 9 (8.26%) OO
6 9 (8.26%) Web Development
7 8 (7.34%) Automated Testing
7 8 (7.34%) Data Security
7 8 (7.34%) Software Deployment
7 8 (7.34%) Test Automation
8 7 (6.42%) Configuration Management
8 7 (6.42%) Performance Testing
8 7 (6.42%) Programme Management
9 6 (5.50%) ERP
9 6 (5.50%) BDD
9 6 (5.50%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (5.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (42.20%) Java
2 29 (26.61%) Python
3 27 (24.77%) C
3 27 (24.77%) C++
4 24 (22.02%) C#
5 17 (15.60%) SQL
5 17 (15.60%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.01%) PHP
7 11 (10.09%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.42%) Perl
9 6 (5.50%) Ruby
10 4 (3.67%) XAML
10 4 (3.67%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.67%) Assembly Language
11 3 (2.75%) VB6
11 3 (2.75%) VB
11 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.83%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.83%) COBOL
12 2 (1.83%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 30 (27.52%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.92%) ISEB
4 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) ISO 9000
1 5 (4.59%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.93%) Oracle
3 7 (6.42%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.83%) Micro Focus
4 2 (1.83%) ESRI
4 2 (1.83%) Perforce
4 2 (1.83%) Luciad
4 2 (1.83%) Zend
5 1 (0.92%) VocaLink
5 1 (0.92%) Google
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £Attractive dep. on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Easyjet
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Posted: 21 days ago
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easyJet
Salary: Competitive
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Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year + competitive benefits
Posted: 27 days ago