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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 462 430 524
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +94
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 522 614 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.62% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.71% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 461 508 414
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,080 £37,500 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,500 £93,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Software Architecture
UK

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
82088 85947 94274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.92% 86.25% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 69243 70640 77351
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 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
London -41 215 £67,500 - 51
South East +29 173 £50,000 - 19
East of England +31 42 £52,500 - 9
South West +1 30 £42,500 +9.67% 9
Yorkshire -14 20 £45,000 -5.26% 7
North West +10 19 £40,000 +15.94% 4
West Midlands -27 13 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands +7 6 £42,750 -2.28% 1
North East - 3 £31,000 - 1
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 England region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 525 (52.66%) Agile Software Development
2 407 (40.82%) C#
3 404 (40.52%) Java
4 392 (39.32%) JavaScript
5 391 (39.22%) HTML
6 377 (37.81%) Degree
7 345 (34.60%) .NET
8 334 (33.50%) OO
9 331 (33.20%) Finance
10 325 (32.60%) CSS
11 311 (31.19%) SQL
12 294 (29.49%) Software Engineering
13 286 (28.69%) C++
14 237 (23.77%) Computer Science
15 217 (21.77%) SQL Server
16 182 (18.25%) XML
17 175 (17.55%) Web Services
18 169 (16.95%) Linux
18 169 (16.95%) Microsoft
19 164 (16.45%) Mathematics
20 162 (16.25%) TDD
21 155 (15.55%) MVC
21 155 (15.55%) HTML5
22 151 (15.15%) SDLC
23 136 (13.64%) Scrum
24 135 (13.54%) SOA
25 129 (12.94%) Unit Testing
26 123 (12.34%) ASP.NET
27 120 (12.04%) Oracle
28 119 (11.94%) OOP

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 43 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 40 (4.01%) Node.js
3 25 (2.51%) JBoss
4 22 (2.21%) Apache
5 21 (2.11%) CMS
6 16 (1.60%) IIS
7 15 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (1.30%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.90%) Apache Spark
12 7 (0.70%) SAS
13 6 (0.60%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.40%) nginx
14 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.40%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.30%) GemFire
15 3 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
16 2 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 69 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.11%) MS Office
3 24 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.80%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.40%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.30%) OPENContractor
4 3 (0.30%) OPENHousing
5 2 (0.20%) Magento
5 2 (0.20%) Odoo
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 55 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.91%) SaaS
4 16 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (0.80%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.40%) GitHub
6 4 (0.40%) IaaS
6 4 (0.40%) PaaS
6 4 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
7 3 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.10%) Force.com
9 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.01%) TCP/IP
2 32 (3.21%) HTTP
3 21 (2.11%) Internet
4 17 (1.71%) DNS
5 12 (1.20%) Firewall
6 11 (1.10%) WAN
7 9 (0.90%) SSL
7 9 (0.90%) Wireless
8 8 (0.80%) LAN
9 5 (0.50%) IPsec
9 5 (0.50%) SAN
9 5 (0.50%) VPN
10 4 (0.40%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.40%) LDAP
10 4 (0.40%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.40%) VoIP
11 3 (0.30%) ATM
11 3 (0.30%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 69 (6.92%) NoSQL
3 66 (6.62%) MySQL
4 45 (4.51%) MongoDB
5 44 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 30 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (2.81%) Oracle Database
8 26 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (2.51%) Big Data
9 25 (2.51%) Hadoop
10 24 (2.41%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (1.71%) Redis
13 12 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (1.10%) CouchDB
15 10 (1.00%) DTS
15 10 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 107 (10.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 98 (9.83%) Visual Studio
3 58 (5.82%) Git (software)
3 58 (5.82%) NUnit
4 48 (4.81%) Selenium
5 42 (4.21%) Rhino Mocks
6 36 (3.61%) JIRA
7 34 (3.41%) Jenkins
8 31 (3.11%) Maven
9 29 (2.91%) JUnit
10 24 (2.41%) HP UFT
10 24 (2.41%) Rational Functional Tester
10 24 (2.41%) SilkTest
11 14 (1.40%) Ant
11 14 (1.40%) Cucumber
11 14 (1.40%) Eclipse
11 14 (1.40%) Subversion
12 11 (1.10%) Grunt
12 11 (1.10%) JMeter
13 9 (0.90%) Vagrant
General
1 331 (33.20%) Finance
2 60 (6.02%) Banking
3 52 (5.22%) Telecoms
4 41 (4.11%) Marketing
5 37 (3.71%) Automotive
6 36 (3.61%) Aerospace
7 25 (2.51%) Games
8 24 (2.41%) Retail
9 18 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.50%) Electronics
11 9 (0.90%) French Language
11 9 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.90%) Online Betting
12 8 (0.80%) Front Office
13 7 (0.70%) Law
14 4 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.40%) Publishing
15 3 (0.30%) Back Office
15 3 (0.30%) German Language
15 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 572 (57.37%) Developer
2 221 (22.17%) C# Developer
3 188 (18.86%) Senior Developer
4 121 (12.14%) .NET Developer
5 119 (11.94%) Java Developer
5 119 (11.94%) Software Developer
6 118 (11.84%) Architect
7 114 (11.43%) Software Engineer
8 103 (10.33%) C# Software Developer
9 88 (8.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 65 (6.52%) Senior C# Developer
11 64 (6.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 62 (6.22%) Senior Software Developer
13 57 (5.72%) SQL Developer
14 52 (5.22%) Analyst
14 52 (5.22%) Senior C# Software Developer
15 47 (4.71%) Software Architect
16 44 (4.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 39 (3.91%) Senior Software Engineer
18 38 (3.81%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (39.22%) HTML
2 345 (34.60%) .NET
3 325 (32.60%) CSS
4 182 (18.25%) XML
5 175 (17.55%) Web Services
6 155 (15.55%) HTML5
7 123 (12.34%) ASP.NET
8 109 (10.93%) jQuery
9 108 (10.83%) CSS3
10 97 (9.73%) AngularJS
11 91 (9.13%) REST
12 85 (8.53%) Spring
13 74 (7.42%) SOAP
14 66 (6.62%) Hibernate
14 66 (6.62%) WPF
15 60 (6.02%) JSON
16 55 (5.52%) J2EE
17 54 (5.42%) .NET Framework
18 51 (5.12%) JSP
18 51 (5.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 237 (23.77%) Computer Science
2 164 (16.45%) Mathematics
3 74 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (6.72%) Algorithms
5 46 (4.61%) User Experience
6 40 (4.01%) Data Structures
7 36 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (3.61%) N-Tier
8 29 (2.91%) Mobile App
9 27 (2.71%) Hedge funds
10 26 (2.61%) Client/Server
11 23 (2.31%) Reinsurance
12 18 (1.81%) Fintech
13 16 (1.60%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.60%) Visualisation
14 14 (1.40%) iPad
15 12 (1.20%) Cryptography
15 12 (1.20%) iPhone
16 11 (1.10%) Statistics
17 10 (1.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 169 (16.95%) Linux
2 107 (10.73%) Windows
3 88 (8.83%) Unix
4 66 (6.62%) Apple iOS
5 50 (5.02%) Android
6 12 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.10%) Windows NT
8 7 (0.70%) CentOS
8 7 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.40%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.30%) Solaris
10 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (52.66%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (33.50%) OO
3 294 (29.49%) Software Engineering
4 162 (16.25%) TDD
5 155 (15.55%) MVC
6 151 (15.15%) SDLC
7 136 (13.64%) Scrum
8 135 (13.54%) SOA
9 129 (12.94%) Unit Testing
10 119 (11.94%) OOP
11 96 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
12 93 (9.33%) UML
13 83 (8.32%) Mentoring
14 72 (7.22%) Financial Modelling
15 70 (7.02%) Multithreading
16 67 (6.72%) Front End Development
17 65 (6.52%) BDD
18 61 (6.12%) User Stories
19 60 (6.02%) Analytics
20 56 (5.62%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 407 (40.82%) C#
2 404 (40.52%) Java
3 392 (39.32%) JavaScript
4 311 (31.19%) SQL
5 286 (28.69%) C++
6 107 (10.73%) Python
7 91 (9.13%) C
8 60 (6.02%) PHP
9 51 (5.12%) Scala
10 42 (4.21%) VB.NET
11 40 (4.01%) Ruby
12 35 (3.51%) Perl
13 31 (3.11%) PL/SQL
14 25 (2.51%) Bash Shell
14 25 (2.51%) Objective-C
15 22 (2.21%) Apple Swift
16 19 (1.91%) ES6
17 17 (1.71%) ActionScript
18 16 (1.60%) T-SQL
19 15 (1.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 377 (37.81%) Degree
2 49 (4.91%) ISEB
3 42 (4.21%) Security Cleared
4 39 (3.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 34 (3.41%) ISTQB
6 26 (2.61%) SC Cleared
7 24 (2.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 19 (1.91%) PhD
9 14 (1.40%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.50%) CSSLP
12 4 (0.40%) CISM
12 4 (0.40%) CISSP
12 4 (0.40%) HND
12 4 (0.40%) IISP
12 4 (0.40%) ISACA
12 4 (0.40%) OCP
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.30%) CCNP
13 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (11.53%) QA
2 10 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 8 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.60%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.50%) DICOM
5 5 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.50%) ISO13485
6 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.10%) MISRA
7 1 (0.10%) MISRA C
System Software
1 13 (1.30%) Docker
1 13 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.80%) Firmware
3 7 (0.70%) VirtualBox
4 6 (0.60%) HDFS
5 5 (0.50%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.40%) Corosync
6 4 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.30%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.20%) Varnish
9 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.10%) flannel
9 1 (0.10%) KVM
9 1 (0.10%) NFS
9 1 (0.10%) pfSense
9 1 (0.10%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.10%) Squid
9 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (1.91%) Puppet
2 11 (1.10%) Ansible
3 9 (0.90%) Salt
4 5 (0.50%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.50%) Nagios
4 5 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (0.40%) Pacemaker
5 4 (0.40%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.30%) SCOM
7 1 (0.10%) Cacti
7 1 (0.10%) Control-M
7 1 (0.10%) Mesos
7 1 (0.10%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.10%) SCCM
7 1 (0.10%) WSUS
7 1 (0.10%) yum
Vendors
1 169 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 120 (12.04%) Oracle
3 33 (3.31%) TOWER Software
4 28 (2.81%) SAP
5 20 (2.01%) HP
6 17 (1.71%) Xamarin
7 15 (1.50%) VMware
8 13 (1.30%) Splunk
9 10 (1.00%) Google
9 10 (1.00%) IBM
10 8 (0.80%) SaltStack
10 8 (0.80%) TIBCO
11 7 (0.70%) Cisco
11 7 (0.70%) Remedy
11 7 (0.70%) Telerik
12 6 (0.60%) Adobe
12 6 (0.60%) Infragistics
12 6 (0.60%) Twitter
13 5 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.40%) Hitachi
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary - Private healthcare, Pension, Shares options
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £68,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus) +
Posted: 4 days ago