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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 497 478 529
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +51
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 515 567 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.55% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.64% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 451 481 398
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,643 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average 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
84807 88626 95372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.67% 85.87% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71270 72374 77544
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
London -34 202 £67,500 - 30
South East +54 170 £50,000 -4.76% 18
East of England +27 47 £52,500 - 14
Yorkshire +11 30 £45,000 -5.26% 6
South West +3 28 £45,000 +12.50% 9
North West 0 15 £32,500 -5.79% 5
West Midlands -35 12 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East Midlands -3 8 £44,000 +17.33% 1
North East +3 2 £27,375 -8.75%
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 505 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 443 (43.86%) C#
3 385 (38.12%) HTML
4 380 (37.62%) Java
5 377 (37.33%) JavaScript
6 375 (37.13%) Degree
7 361 (35.74%) .NET
8 355 (35.15%) OO
9 351 (34.75%) Finance
10 323 (31.98%) CSS
10 323 (31.98%) SQL
11 300 (29.70%) C++
11 300 (29.70%) Software Engineering
12 252 (24.95%) Computer Science
13 250 (24.75%) SQL Server
14 180 (17.82%) Web Services
15 176 (17.43%) XML
16 164 (16.24%) Microsoft
17 162 (16.04%) Linux
18 160 (15.84%) Mathematics
19 156 (15.45%) TDD
20 147 (14.55%) MVC
21 145 (14.36%) HTML5
22 142 (14.06%) SDLC
22 142 (14.06%) Scrum
23 137 (13.56%) SOA
24 134 (13.27%) ASP.NET
25 131 (12.97%) Unit Testing
26 123 (12.18%) Oracle
27 117 (11.58%) Windows

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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 36 (3.56%) Node.js
2 32 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 28 (2.77%) JBoss
4 24 (2.38%) Apache
5 21 (2.08%) IIS
6 18 (1.78%) CMS
7 13 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.99%) OpenStack
9 10 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.89%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.59%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.40%) nginx
12 4 (0.40%) SAS
12 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.30%) GemFire
13 3 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 69 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.28%) MS Office
3 21 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.79%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.099%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 7 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.20%) Magento
4 2 (0.20%) Odoo
4 2 (0.20%) OPENContractor
4 2 (0.20%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.17%) SaaS
4 14 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (0.89%) GitHub
6 8 (0.79%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.40%) PaaS
9 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.20%) Force.com
11 1 (0.099%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.099%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.099%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.099%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.099%) IaaS
11 1 (0.099%) Route 53
11 1 (0.099%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.06%) TCP/IP
2 31 (3.07%) HTTP
3 18 (1.78%) Internet
4 13 (1.29%) DNS
5 10 (0.99%) Wireless
6 9 (0.89%) SSL
7 8 (0.79%) Firewall
7 8 (0.79%) LAN
7 8 (0.79%) WAN
8 5 (0.50%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (0.50%) IPsec
8 5 (0.50%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.40%) Intranet
9 4 (0.40%) LDAP
9 4 (0.40%) VPN
10 3 (0.30%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.30%) SAN
11 2 (0.20%) 802.15
11 2 (0.20%) DHCP
11 2 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (24.75%) SQL Server
2 68 (6.73%) NoSQL
3 64 (6.34%) MySQL
4 63 (6.24%) Relational Database
5 39 (3.86%) MongoDB
6 35 (3.47%) RDBMS
7 32 (3.17%) Oracle Database
8 27 (2.67%) Hadoop
9 23 (2.28%) Big Data
9 23 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (1.39%) Redis
13 13 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
14 12 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (1.09%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 94 (9.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 92 (9.11%) Visual Studio
3 65 (6.44%) Git (software)
4 62 (6.14%) NUnit
5 46 (4.55%) Selenium
6 44 (4.36%) Rhino Mocks
7 39 (3.86%) JUnit
8 32 (3.17%) Jenkins
8 32 (3.17%) JIRA
9 30 (2.97%) Maven
10 21 (2.08%) HP UFT
10 21 (2.08%) Rational Functional Tester
10 21 (2.08%) SilkTest
11 17 (1.68%) Eclipse
12 14 (1.39%) Ant
13 13 (1.29%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.89%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.89%) TestNG
15 8 (0.79%) Grunt
15 8 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 351 (34.75%) Finance
2 54 (5.35%) Banking
2 54 (5.35%) Telecoms
3 41 (4.06%) Marketing
4 35 (3.47%) Aerospace
4 35 (3.47%) Automotive
5 22 (2.18%) Financial Institution
6 20 (1.98%) Retail
7 18 (1.78%) Games
8 17 (1.68%) Electronics
9 12 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.09%) Front Office
10 11 (1.09%) Online Betting
11 10 (0.99%) Law
12 7 (0.69%) French Language
13 6 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.50%) Back Office
14 5 (0.50%) iGaming
14 5 (0.50%) Legal
15 3 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 592 (58.61%) Developer
2 253 (25.05%) C# Developer
3 197 (19.50%) Senior Developer
4 124 (12.28%) .NET Developer
5 119 (11.78%) Java Developer
6 118 (11.68%) Software Developer
7 117 (11.58%) Software Engineer
8 109 (10.79%) Architect
9 108 (10.69%) C# Software Developer
10 96 (9.50%) C# .NET Developer
11 76 (7.52%) SQL Developer
12 74 (7.33%) Senior C# Developer
13 62 (6.14%) JavaScript Developer
14 59 (5.84%) Senior Software Developer
15 51 (5.05%) Analyst
16 50 (4.95%) Senior C# Software Developer
17 46 (4.55%) Software Architect
18 43 (4.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
19 41 (4.06%) Senior Java Developer
20 37 (3.66%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (38.12%) HTML
2 361 (35.74%) .NET
3 323 (31.98%) CSS
4 180 (17.82%) Web Services
5 176 (17.43%) XML
6 145 (14.36%) HTML5
7 134 (13.27%) ASP.NET
8 103 (10.20%) CSS3
9 98 (9.70%) AngularJS
10 94 (9.31%) REST
11 89 (8.81%) jQuery
11 89 (8.81%) Spring
12 79 (7.82%) SOAP
13 74 (7.33%) Hibernate
14 67 (6.63%) WPF
15 58 (5.74%) JSON
16 56 (5.54%) J2EE
17 51 (5.05%) RESTful
18 48 (4.75%) .NET Framework
18 48 (4.75%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 252 (24.95%) Computer Science
2 160 (15.84%) Mathematics
3 60 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (5.25%) Algorithms
5 43 (4.26%) Data Structures
6 42 (4.16%) User Experience
7 38 (3.76%) Hedge funds
7 38 (3.76%) N-Tier
8 32 (3.17%) Mobile App
9 29 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (2.67%) Reinsurance
11 26 (2.57%) Client/Server
12 21 (2.08%) Fintech
13 17 (1.68%) Visualisation
14 15 (1.49%) Biometrics
14 15 (1.49%) Management Information System
14 15 (1.49%) Smartcard
15 14 (1.39%) Statistics
16 13 (1.29%) Derivative
16 13 (1.29%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 162 (16.04%) Linux
2 117 (11.58%) Windows
3 85 (8.42%) Unix
4 61 (6.04%) Apple iOS
5 50 (4.95%) Android
6 11 (1.09%) Windows NT
6 11 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.69%) CentOS
7 7 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.30%) Solaris
8 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.099%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.099%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 505 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (35.15%) OO
3 300 (29.70%) Software Engineering
4 156 (15.45%) TDD
5 147 (14.55%) MVC
6 142 (14.06%) Scrum
6 142 (14.06%) SDLC
7 137 (13.56%) SOA
8 131 (12.97%) Unit Testing
9 112 (11.09%) OOP
10 107 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
11 87 (8.61%) UML
12 79 (7.82%) Mentoring
13 78 (7.72%) Multithreading
14 73 (7.23%) Financial Modelling
15 63 (6.24%) SOLID
15 63 (6.24%) User Stories
16 62 (6.14%) Front End Development
17 57 (5.64%) OOD
17 57 (5.64%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 443 (43.86%) C#
2 380 (37.62%) Java
3 377 (37.33%) JavaScript
4 323 (31.98%) SQL
5 300 (29.70%) C++
6 97 (9.60%) Python
7 82 (8.12%) C
8 56 (5.54%) PHP
9 45 (4.46%) Scala
10 34 (3.37%) VB.NET
11 33 (3.27%) Perl
12 29 (2.87%) PL/SQL
12 29 (2.87%) Ruby
13 23 (2.28%) Bash Shell
14 20 (1.98%) ActionScript
14 20 (1.98%) Objective-C
15 19 (1.88%) ES6
15 19 (1.88%) VB
16 17 (1.68%) Apple Swift
16 17 (1.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 375 (37.13%) Degree
2 50 (4.95%) ISEB
3 40 (3.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 39 (3.86%) Security Cleared
5 31 (3.07%) ISTQB
6 24 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 21 (2.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 20 (1.98%) PhD
9 13 (1.29%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.59%) CSSLP
11 5 (0.50%) HND
12 4 (0.40%) CISM
12 4 (0.40%) CISSP
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%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.099%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.099%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (10.50%) QA
2 15 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.30%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.20%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.20%) SLA
7 1 (0.099%) DICOM
7 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.099%) ISO13485
7 1 (0.099%) MISRA
7 1 (0.099%) MISRA C
System Software
1 12 (1.19%) Docker
2 11 (1.09%) Firmware
3 9 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.59%) HDFS
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.40%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.20%) Corosync
6 2 (0.20%) Varnish
7 1 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.099%) KVM
7 1 (0.099%) NFS
7 1 (0.099%) pfSense
7 1 (0.099%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.099%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.099%) Squid
7 1 (0.099%) vCloud
7 1 (0.099%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (1.88%) Puppet
2 16 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.59%) Ansible
3 6 (0.59%) Salt
4 5 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.20%) Nagios
5 2 (0.20%) Pacemaker
6 1 (0.099%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.099%) Cacti
6 1 (0.099%) Control-M
6 1 (0.099%) Mesos
6 1 (0.099%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.099%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.099%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.099%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.099%) SCCM
6 1 (0.099%) WSUS
6 1 (0.099%) yum
6 1 (0.099%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 164 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 123 (12.18%) Oracle
3 36 (3.56%) TOWER Software
4 25 (2.48%) SAP
5 16 (1.58%) HP
6 14 (1.39%) Xamarin
7 13 (1.29%) IBM
8 10 (0.99%) Adobe
8 10 (0.99%) VMware
9 8 (0.79%) TIBCO
10 6 (0.59%) Citrix
10 6 (0.59%) Cloudera
10 6 (0.59%) Google
10 6 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.50%) Kony
11 5 (0.50%) SaltStack
11 5 (0.50%) Talend
11 5 (0.50%) Zend
12 4 (0.40%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.40%) Twitter
Warwick, Warwickshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Great Office
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 Per Annum Plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Rubicon Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago