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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 240 230 234
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 30 47 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.56% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.71% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 17
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
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
5989 6618 6296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.74% 78.94% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4927 5407 5401
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +12 19 £52,500 +4.47% 7
Hertfordshire +4 4 £77,500 +19.23% 1
Bedfordshire +3 3 - -
Suffolk - 3 £47,500 -
Norfolk -2 1 - - 1
Software Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 48 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (54.69%) C#
3 33 (51.56%) Finance
4 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 25 (39.06%) .NET
7 24 (37.50%) OO
7 24 (37.50%) Mathematics
7 24 (37.50%) User Stories
8 23 (35.94%) Computer Science
8 23 (35.94%) Degree
9 22 (34.38%) NUnit
10 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
10 21 (32.81%) SQL
11 20 (31.25%) HTML
11 20 (31.25%) QA
12 19 (29.69%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (26.56%) Financial Modelling
13 17 (26.56%) Unit Testing
13 17 (26.56%) TOWER Software
13 17 (26.56%) Risk Management
14 16 (25.00%) Java
15 14 (21.88%) C++
15 14 (21.88%) XML
15 14 (21.88%) HTML5
16 13 (20.31%) Algorithms
16 13 (20.31%) SDLC
16 13 (20.31%) Statistics
16 13 (20.31%) CSS
17 12 (18.75%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 8 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 8 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 8 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 5 (7.81%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) SaaS
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) IaaS
4 1 (1.56%) PaaS
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Internet
2 4 (6.25%) SSL
3 2 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.50%) DB2
4 3 (4.69%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) NUnit
2 19 (29.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (15.63%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
6 6 (9.38%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.13%) Subversion
7 2 (3.13%) Maven
8 1 (1.56%) Selenium
8 1 (1.56%) JIRA
8 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.56%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.56%) YouTrack
8 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
General
1 33 (51.56%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Electronics
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Architect
3 17 (26.56%) Senior Developer
4 14 (21.88%) Software Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (15.63%) C# Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (12.50%) Web Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Software Architect
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Architect
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 3 (4.69%) Technical Architect
11 3 (4.69%) Senior C# Developer
12 2 (3.13%) AWS Developer
12 2 (3.13%) AWS Architect
12 2 (3.13%) Lead Software Architect
12 2 (3.13%) Web Applications Developer
12 2 (3.13%) Information Manager
12 2 (3.13%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) .NET
2 20 (31.25%) HTML
3 14 (21.88%) XML
3 14 (21.88%) HTML5
4 13 (20.31%) CSS
5 11 (17.19%) WPF
5 11 (17.19%) CSS3
6 10 (15.63%) Web Services
7 8 (12.50%) JMS
7 8 (12.50%) Middleware
8 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
8 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (7.81%) COM
9 5 (7.81%) Spring
9 5 (7.81%) RESTful
10 4 (6.25%) Application Packaging
11 3 (4.69%) SOAP
11 3 (4.69%) Ajax
11 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 23 (35.94%) Computer Science
3 13 (20.31%) Algorithms
3 13 (20.31%) Statistics
4 10 (15.63%) Management Information System
5 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (12.50%) PKI
7 4 (6.25%) SWIFT
8 3 (4.69%) Robotics
8 3 (4.69%) Mechatronics
8 3 (4.69%) Internet of Things
9 2 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (3.13%) Cryptography
9 2 (3.13%) Physics
10 1 (1.56%) User Experience
10 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) OO
2 24 (37.50%) User Stories
3 17 (26.56%) Financial Modelling
3 17 (26.56%) Unit Testing
3 17 (26.56%) Risk Management
4 13 (20.31%) SDLC
5 12 (18.75%) TDD
6 11 (17.19%) Scrum
7 9 (14.06%) MVC
7 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (12.50%) Open Source
8 8 (12.50%) Web Development
8 8 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 7 (10.94%) BDD
9 7 (10.94%) Analytics
10 5 (7.81%) Project Management
10 5 (7.81%) SEO
10 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) C#
2 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 16 (25.00%) Java
4 14 (21.88%) C++
5 9 (14.06%) C
6 6 (9.38%) Embedded C
7 5 (7.81%) Python
8 3 (4.69%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.13%) PHP
10 1 (1.56%) XAML
10 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (35.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.25%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.56%) TOWER Software
3 9 (14.06%) TIBCO
3 9 (14.06%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) IBM
5 3 (4.69%) HP
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.56%) Zend
6 1 (1.56%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.56%) Coverity
6 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
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