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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 224 220 216
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 29 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.57% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.67% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 46
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +30.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £37,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £86,500 £81,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.04%
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
5390 6257 6495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.62% 85.20% 83.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4588 5268 5249
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -3 13 £45,000 -21.73% 5
Hertfordshire +18 6 £47,500 -45.08% 1
Bedfordshire +20 4 £41,750 +19.28% 1
Suffolk -5 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Essex +3 1 £50,000 +9.89%
Norfolk -4 1 £37,500 -
Software Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 39 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.07%) C#
3 25 (35.21%) SQL
4 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
5 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
6 22 (30.99%) .NET
7 20 (28.17%) C
7 20 (28.17%) Finance
8 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
8 19 (26.76%) Degree
9 18 (25.35%) Computer Science
9 18 (25.35%) OO
10 17 (23.94%) Linux
10 17 (23.94%) Java
10 17 (23.94%) Mathematics
10 17 (23.94%) Algorithms
11 15 (21.13%) SDLC
11 15 (21.13%) QA
11 15 (21.13%) HTML
11 15 (21.13%) Scrum
12 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
13 13 (18.31%) CSS
14 12 (16.90%) XML
14 12 (16.90%) C++
15 11 (15.49%) Multithreading
16 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
16 10 (14.08%) Apple iOS
17 9 (12.68%) Python
17 9 (12.68%) Perl
17 9 (12.68%) Unix

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.23%) Apache
1 3 (4.23%) CMS
1 3 (4.23%) IIS
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Wireless
2 5 (7.04%) Broadband
2 5 (7.04%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (7.04%) DHCP
2 5 (7.04%) DNS
2 5 (7.04%) Ethernet
2 5 (7.04%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) FTP
2 5 (7.04%) HTTP
2 5 (7.04%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.04%) LAN
2 5 (7.04%) Network Security
2 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.04%) WAN
2 5 (7.04%) WLAN
3 2 (2.82%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) MySQL
2 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) NUnit
1 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.63%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.82%) CppUnit
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
3 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Maven
4 1 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 20 (28.17%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.63%) Marketing
4 3 (4.23%) Games
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Electronics
6 1 (1.41%) Automotive
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) Software Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) C# Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Software Developer
5 9 (12.68%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Tester
8 6 (8.45%) C Software Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.99%) .NET
2 15 (21.13%) HTML
3 13 (18.31%) CSS
4 12 (16.90%) XML
5 9 (12.68%) WPF
6 7 (9.86%) OpenGL
6 7 (9.86%) Spring
7 6 (8.45%) CSS3
7 6 (8.45%) Hibernate
7 6 (8.45%) HTML5
7 6 (8.45%) JDBC
7 6 (8.45%) MFC
7 6 (8.45%) STL
7 6 (8.45%) Web Services
8 4 (5.63%) Akka
8 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.63%) jQuery
8 4 (5.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Computer Science
2 17 (23.94%) Algorithms
2 17 (23.94%) Mathematics
3 9 (12.68%) Data Structures
4 6 (8.45%) Statistics
5 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.23%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.23%) Fintech
5 3 (4.23%) Robotics
6 2 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.41%) RIA
7 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Linux
2 10 (14.08%) Apple iOS
3 9 (12.68%) Unix
3 9 (12.68%) Windows
4 5 (7.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
3 18 (25.35%) OO
4 15 (21.13%) Scrum
4 15 (21.13%) SDLC
5 11 (15.49%) Multithreading
6 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
7 9 (12.68%) Automated Testing
7 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.68%) MVC
7 9 (12.68%) User Stories
8 8 (11.27%) BDD
8 8 (11.27%) TDD
9 7 (9.86%) Financial Modelling
9 7 (9.86%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (9.86%) OOP
9 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.45%) Automation Testing
10 6 (8.45%) Memory Management
10 6 (8.45%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) C#
2 25 (35.21%) SQL
3 20 (28.17%) C
4 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
5 17 (23.94%) Java
6 12 (16.90%) C++
7 9 (12.68%) Perl
7 9 (12.68%) Python
8 6 (8.45%) PHP
9 5 (7.04%) Ruby
10 3 (4.23%) Objective-C
10 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.82%) Erlang
12 1 (1.41%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) KVM
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) Corosync
2 3 (4.23%) Shibboleth
3 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Pacemaker
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) TOWER Software
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco
3 5 (7.04%) VMware
4 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
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