The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
UK / England
Rank 430 470 495
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +25
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 469 518 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.55% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.63% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 384 448 441
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69738 81869 84614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.16% 87.70% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 57894 68873 70362
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in England

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in England

Software Architecture
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
London +79 244 £70,000 - 38
East of England +50 59 £45,000 +5.88% 8
South East -23 51 £47,500 -13.63% 10
South West +29 50 £50,000 +42.85% 6
West Midlands +28 28 £41,500 +93.02% 4
North West -10 16 £55,000 +2.80% 3
North East +8 10 £30,500 -49.16% 2
East Midlands +4 9 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Yorkshire -28 4 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 470 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (38.02%) JavaScript
3 296 (33.60%) Java
4 292 (33.14%) C#
5 290 (32.92%) .NET
6 271 (30.76%) Software Engineering
7 269 (30.53%) Finance
8 258 (29.28%) HTML
9 234 (26.56%) Degree
10 227 (25.77%) TDD
11 194 (22.02%) CSS
12 189 (21.45%) C++
13 175 (19.86%) Scrum
14 167 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
15 165 (18.73%) MVC
16 161 (18.27%) SQL
17 155 (17.59%) Linux
17 155 (17.59%) OO
18 136 (15.44%) SQL Server
19 134 (15.21%) Web Services
20 127 (14.42%) XML
21 123 (13.96%) BDD
22 117 (13.28%) Computer Science
22 117 (13.28%) Microsoft
23 116 (13.17%) ASP.NET
24 112 (12.71%) jQuery
25 107 (12.15%) AngularJS
26 106 (12.03%) Mentoring
26 106 (12.03%) C
27 99 (11.24%) Unix

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in 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 35 (3.97%) JBoss
2 29 (3.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 28 (3.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 26 (2.95%) SharePoint
5 25 (2.84%) Apache Solr
6 21 (2.38%) CMS
7 20 (2.27%) Apache
8 18 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (1.36%) Apache Spark
9 12 (1.36%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.91%) Apache ServiceMix
10 8 (0.91%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.79%) IIS
12 6 (0.68%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.57%) nginx
13 5 (0.57%) WildFly
14 4 (0.45%) Confluence
15 3 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
16 1 (0.11%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 60 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.36%) MS Office
2 12 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.68%) Simulink
4 4 (0.45%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.11%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.45%) Magento
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 62 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (3.41%) SaaS
4 19 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (2.04%) PaaS
6 17 (1.93%) GitHub
7 13 (1.48%) Google App Engine
8 7 (0.79%) IaaS
9 6 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.34%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.34%) Heroku
10 3 (0.34%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.23%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.11%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.79%) HTTP
2 40 (4.54%) Internet
3 38 (4.31%) TCP/IP
4 37 (4.20%) Wireless
5 18 (2.04%) SSL
6 17 (1.93%) Firewall
7 11 (1.25%) Bluetooth
7 11 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (1.14%) DNS
9 8 (0.91%) RS-485
10 7 (0.79%) DHCP
11 6 (0.68%) FTP
11 6 (0.68%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.68%) Network Security
12 5 (0.57%) Broadband
12 5 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.57%) Ethernet
12 5 (0.57%) Modbus
12 5 (0.57%) WAN
12 5 (0.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 87 (9.88%) Big Data
3 58 (6.58%) NoSQL
4 48 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
5 44 (4.99%) Relational Database
6 43 (4.88%) Hadoop
7 36 (4.09%) MongoDB
8 32 (3.63%) Redis
9 29 (3.29%) MySQL
10 25 (2.84%) CouchDB
11 24 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (1.59%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.79%) Neo4j
15 7 (0.79%) Oracle Database
16 4 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.45%) Hazelcast
17 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 93 (10.56%) Git (software)
2 88 (9.99%) Jenkins
3 57 (6.47%) Maven
4 37 (4.20%) JIRA
5 33 (3.75%) Visual Studio
6 29 (3.29%) SonarQube
7 28 (3.18%) TeamCity
8 26 (2.95%) Mockito
8 26 (2.95%) Selenium
9 24 (2.72%) JUnit
10 22 (2.50%) Subversion
11 20 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (1.82%) JMeter
13 13 (1.48%) IntelliJ
14 12 (1.36%) Ant
14 12 (1.36%) Eclipse
14 12 (1.36%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (1.25%) Cucumber
16 10 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 269 (30.53%) Finance
2 54 (6.13%) Banking
3 39 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 38 (4.31%) Electronics
5 33 (3.75%) Marketing
6 26 (2.95%) Law
7 25 (2.84%) Retail
8 17 (1.93%) Games
9 15 (1.70%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.02%) Automotive
11 8 (0.91%) Aerospace
11 8 (0.91%) Avionics
12 5 (0.57%) Front Office
12 5 (0.57%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.45%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.34%) Back Office
14 3 (0.34%) Legal
14 3 (0.34%) Military
14 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 448 (50.85%) Developer
2 123 (13.96%) C# Developer
3 114 (12.94%) .NET Developer
4 113 (12.83%) Software Engineer
5 104 (11.80%) Senior Developer
6 93 (10.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 90 (10.22%) Architect
8 74 (8.40%) Java Developer
9 61 (6.92%) Lead Developer
10 53 (6.02%) C++ Developer
10 53 (6.02%) Software Developer
11 46 (5.22%) JavaScript Developer
12 44 (4.99%) HTML Developer
13 39 (4.43%) Software Architect
14 35 (3.97%) Embedded Engineer
15 33 (3.75%) Graduate
15 33 (3.75%) Team Leader
16 32 (3.63%) Senior Software Engineer
17 29 (3.29%) Analyst
17 29 (3.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (32.92%) .NET
2 258 (29.28%) HTML
3 194 (22.02%) CSS
4 134 (15.21%) Web Services
5 127 (14.42%) XML
6 116 (13.17%) ASP.NET
7 112 (12.71%) jQuery
8 107 (12.15%) AngularJS
9 98 (11.12%) HTML5
10 79 (8.97%) REST
11 75 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 65 (7.38%) Spring
13 62 (7.04%) CSS3
14 61 (6.92%) J2EE
15 58 (6.58%) SOAP
16 55 (6.24%) .NET Framework
17 52 (5.90%) Hibernate
18 43 (4.88%) RESTful
19 36 (4.09%) Node.js
20 33 (3.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 117 (13.28%) Computer Science
2 97 (11.01%) Mathematics
3 69 (7.83%) Data Structures
4 54 (6.13%) Hedge funds
5 45 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (4.99%) Algorithms
7 38 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (3.75%) Fintech
9 31 (3.52%) Management Information System
10 30 (3.41%) Client/Server
10 30 (3.41%) Data Centre
11 29 (3.29%) User Experience
12 27 (3.06%) Inversion of Control
13 24 (2.72%) Internet of Things
14 21 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
15 20 (2.27%) Derivative
16 19 (2.16%) iPad
17 17 (1.93%) Blockchain
17 17 (1.93%) Cryptocurrency
17 17 (1.93%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 155 (17.59%) Linux
2 99 (11.24%) Unix
3 84 (9.53%) Windows
4 31 (3.52%) Android
5 23 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.14%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.45%) VMS
9 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.34%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.11%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (30.76%) Software Engineering
3 227 (25.77%) TDD
4 175 (19.86%) Scrum
5 167 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
6 165 (18.73%) MVC
7 155 (17.59%) OO
8 123 (13.96%) BDD
9 106 (12.03%) Mentoring
10 88 (9.99%) Unit Testing
11 87 (9.88%) OOP
12 86 (9.76%) Web Development
13 77 (8.74%) SOA
14 75 (8.51%) Microservices
15 70 (7.95%) SOLID
16 65 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
17 63 (7.15%) Analytics
18 56 (6.36%) DevOps
19 54 (6.13%) E-Commerce
20 50 (5.68%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 335 (38.02%) JavaScript
2 296 (33.60%) Java
3 292 (33.14%) C#
4 189 (21.45%) C++
5 161 (18.27%) SQL
6 106 (12.03%) C
7 87 (9.88%) Python
8 44 (4.99%) Ruby
9 43 (4.88%) TypeScript
10 40 (4.54%) PHP
11 39 (4.43%) Scala
12 37 (4.20%) T-SQL
12 37 (4.20%) VB.NET
13 23 (2.61%) Perl
14 22 (2.50%) F#
15 20 (2.27%) Embedded C
15 20 (2.27%) MATLAB
16 15 (1.70%) Go
17 14 (1.59%) C++/CLI
17 14 (1.59%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 234 (26.56%) Degree
2 43 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.06%) ISEB
4 20 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 19 (2.16%) DV Cleared
6 16 (1.82%) PhD
7 15 (1.70%) SC Cleared
8 12 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (0.34%) OCP
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.34%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.11%) ECSA
13 1 (0.11%) GPEN
13 1 (0.11%) MCSE
13 1 (0.11%) OSCP
13 1 (0.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.15%) QA
2 8 (0.91%) DICOM
2 8 (0.91%) DO-178B
2 8 (0.91%) ISO 9001
2 8 (0.91%) ISO13485
2 8 (0.91%) MISRA
2 8 (0.91%) MISRA C
3 4 (0.45%) GAAP
3 4 (0.45%) ISO26262
4 2 (0.23%) SDET
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (3.52%) Docker
2 10 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.57%) KVM
5 4 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.23%) QEMU
7 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.11%) HDFS
8 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.11%) Xen
8 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (1.36%) Opsview
2 11 (1.25%) Puppet
3 9 (1.02%) Kubernetes
4 6 (0.68%) Ansible
4 6 (0.68%) Mesos
5 3 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.11%) Marathon
6 1 (0.11%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.11%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) Nmap
6 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.11%) Salt
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
6 1 (0.11%) SCOM
6 1 (0.11%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.11%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 117 (13.28%) Microsoft
2 77 (8.74%) Oracle
3 30 (3.41%) Adobe
4 29 (3.29%) Coverity
5 23 (2.61%) Google
6 16 (1.82%) SAP
7 14 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.14%) VMware
9 7 (0.79%) Green Hills
9 7 (0.79%) Hitachi
9 7 (0.79%) HP
9 7 (0.79%) Splunk
10 6 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.68%) Cisco
11 5 (0.57%) Facebook
11 5 (0.57%) SOASTA, Inc
11 5 (0.57%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.57%) Zend
12 4 (0.45%) Avaya
12 4 (0.45%) IBM
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Datalex
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Superb Package , incl Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
set2recruit
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum (Plus Bonuses)
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Shropshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £28000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, healthcare and much more
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago