The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architect
Rank 95 97 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 16 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.35% 0.69% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.70% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £58,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -9.37%
Software Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1144 1139 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.70% 98.19% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 979 960 778
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Software Architect
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect across the East Sussex region.

Software Architect Salary Trend in East Sussex

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architect across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Software Architect Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Software Architect
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Brighton +5 9 £63,250 +15.00%
Software Architect
South East

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Web Services
2 12 (75.00%) SOA
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 10 (62.50%) HTML
4 10 (62.50%) .NET
4 10 (62.50%) CSS
4 10 (62.50%) Subversion
5 9 (56.25%) REST
5 9 (56.25%) XML
6 8 (50.00%) SOAP
6 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (50.00%) Scrum
7 7 (43.75%) Java EE
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
8 6 (37.50%) C#
8 6 (37.50%) Degree
8 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 6 (37.50%) Software Delivery
9 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
9 5 (31.25%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
9 5 (31.25%) XPath
9 5 (31.25%) Release Management
9 5 (31.25%) Android
9 5 (31.25%) Redis
9 5 (31.25%) HTML5
9 5 (31.25%) Social Media
9 5 (31.25%) Memcached

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Documentum
1 3 (18.75%) FileNet
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
1 5 (31.25%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Subversion
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Web Services
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) REST
4 8 (50.00%) SOAP
5 7 (43.75%) Java EE
6 5 (31.25%) Ajax
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) Memcached
6 5 (31.25%) XHTML
6 5 (31.25%) XML Schema
7 3 (18.75%) Spring
7 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
8 2 (12.50%) J2EE
9 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
2 5 (31.25%) Social Media
2 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
3 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Android
1 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) SOA
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Software Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (31.25%) SEO
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) RAD
4 5 (31.25%) OOD
4 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
4 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
4 5 (31.25%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Release Management
5 4 (25.00%) Content Management
5 4 (25.00%) Build Automation
6 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) COBOL
5 5 (31.25%) XQuery
5 5 (31.25%) XPath
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) iRise
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle