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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 480 445 550
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +105
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 442 632 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.62% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.71% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 351 535 392
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.04%
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
78915 89244 91266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.43% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 66196 74537 73764
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -38 196 £70,000 -3.44% 48
South East -2 96 £47,500 -5.00% 10
South West -5 42 £45,000 +16.12% 7
East of England +20 41 £47,500 -17.39% 10
Yorkshire +6 27 £56,250 +18.42% 5
West Midlands -9 18 £46,250 +8.82% 4
East Midlands +8 12 £40,250 -15.26%
North West -23 9 £53,750 +53.57% 1
North East +8 1 £48,250 +13.52% 1
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 365 (36.83%) Java
3 344 (34.71%) JavaScript
4 330 (33.30%) HTML
5 324 (32.69%) C#
6 311 (31.38%) .NET
7 290 (29.26%) Degree
8 284 (28.66%) Software Engineering
9 282 (28.46%) Finance
10 256 (25.83%) CSS
11 248 (25.03%) OO
12 236 (23.81%) C++
13 223 (22.50%) TDD
14 220 (22.20%) SQL
15 173 (17.46%) MVC
16 172 (17.36%) Linux
16 172 (17.36%) Scrum
17 157 (15.84%) HTML5
18 146 (14.73%) Microsoft
19 145 (14.63%) jQuery
20 140 (14.13%) Web Services
21 138 (13.93%) Python
22 134 (13.52%) Computer Science
23 133 (13.42%) XML
24 130 (13.12%) OOP
25 126 (12.71%) SQL Server
26 121 (12.21%) SDLC
27 120 (12.11%) C
28 117 (11.81%) AngularJS
29 113 (11.40%) SOA

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 45 (4.54%) SharePoint
2 27 (2.72%) Apache
3 22 (2.22%) JBoss
4 21 (2.12%) Apache Solr
5 17 (1.72%) CMS
6 16 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (1.31%) IIS
8 11 (1.11%) Apache Spark
9 10 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (1.01%) nginx
10 8 (0.81%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.61%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
12 5 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.50%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.40%) SAS
13 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.30%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 94 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.83%) MS Office
3 21 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.40%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.30%) MS Project
7 2 (0.20%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.10%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
3 5 (0.50%) Summit
4 4 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.40%) Magento
5 3 (0.30%) OPENContractor
5 3 (0.30%) OPENHousing
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.10%) Odoo
7 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.10%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 58 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (3.83%) SaaS
4 16 (1.61%) PaaS
5 11 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.01%) GitHub
7 6 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.50%) Heroku
8 5 (0.50%) IaaS
8 5 (0.50%) Sumo Logic
9 4 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.40%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.20%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.10%) Slack
12 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.83%) HTTP
2 34 (3.43%) Internet
2 34 (3.43%) TCP/IP
3 23 (2.32%) DNS
4 18 (1.82%) SSL
5 17 (1.72%) Firewall
6 15 (1.51%) Wireless
7 11 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (1.01%) WAN
9 9 (0.91%) DHCP
10 8 (0.81%) SAN
11 7 (0.71%) Network Security
12 6 (0.61%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.50%) Bluetooth
13 5 (0.50%) Broadband
13 5 (0.50%) Ethernet
13 5 (0.50%) FTP
13 5 (0.50%) LAN
13 5 (0.50%) VoIP
13 5 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 60 (6.05%) NoSQL
3 52 (5.25%) MongoDB
4 51 (5.15%) MySQL
5 44 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (4.04%) Relational Database
7 39 (3.94%) Hadoop
8 37 (3.73%) Big Data
9 29 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
10 26 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (1.41%) Redis
12 13 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 8 (0.81%) QlikView
16 8 (0.81%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (0.61%) Oracle Database
18 5 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 63 (6.36%) Git (software)
2 56 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (5.15%) Visual Studio
4 48 (4.84%) Jenkins
4 48 (4.84%) JIRA
5 46 (4.64%) Selenium
6 42 (4.24%) Maven
7 25 (2.52%) JUnit
8 24 (2.42%) JMeter
9 23 (2.32%) NUnit
10 22 (2.22%) Ant
11 20 (2.02%) HP UFT
12 19 (1.92%) Eclipse
12 19 (1.92%) Gatling
12 19 (1.92%) NeoLoad
12 19 (1.92%) WebLOAD
13 17 (1.72%) Subversion
14 16 (1.61%) Cucumber
14 16 (1.61%) Grunt
15 15 (1.51%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 282 (28.46%) Finance
2 55 (5.55%) Banking
3 48 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 43 (4.34%) Games
5 34 (3.43%) Automotive
6 33 (3.33%) Aerospace
7 29 (2.93%) Marketing
8 22 (2.22%) Retail
9 12 (1.21%) Electronics
10 8 (0.81%) Law
11 7 (0.71%) Back Office
11 7 (0.71%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.71%) French Language
11 7 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.61%) Legal
13 5 (0.50%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.50%) Publishing
14 3 (0.30%) Front Office
14 3 (0.30%) German Language
14 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 496 (50.05%) Developer
2 148 (14.93%) Senior Developer
3 133 (13.42%) Architect
4 118 (11.91%) Software Engineer
5 117 (11.81%) C# Developer
6 96 (9.69%) Java Developer
7 92 (9.28%) .NET Developer
8 74 (7.47%) Software Developer
9 68 (6.86%) C# .NET Developer
10 65 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
11 56 (5.65%) C++ Developer
12 52 (5.25%) Software Architect
13 50 (5.05%) Consultant
14 43 (4.34%) Analyst
14 43 (4.34%) C# Software Developer
14 43 (4.34%) Web Developer
15 40 (4.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 40 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
16 39 (3.94%) HTML Developer
17 34 (3.43%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (33.30%) HTML
2 311 (31.38%) .NET
3 256 (25.83%) CSS
4 157 (15.84%) HTML5
5 145 (14.63%) jQuery
6 140 (14.13%) Web Services
7 133 (13.42%) XML
8 117 (11.81%) AngularJS
9 105 (10.60%) CSS3
10 85 (8.58%) ASP.NET
11 82 (8.27%) .NET Framework
12 74 (7.47%) REST
13 66 (6.66%) Spring
14 54 (5.45%) J2EE
15 53 (5.35%) Hibernate
16 52 (5.25%) RESTful
17 49 (4.94%) React
18 45 (4.54%) ASP.NET MVC
18 45 (4.54%) SOAP
19 44 (4.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 134 (13.52%) Computer Science
2 98 (9.89%) Mathematics
3 83 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (8.17%) Algorithms
5 59 (5.95%) User Experience
6 57 (5.75%) Data Structures
6 57 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
7 42 (4.24%) Hedge funds
8 35 (3.53%) Visualisation
9 28 (2.83%) Fintech
10 23 (2.32%) iPad
11 19 (1.92%) N-Tier
12 18 (1.82%) Mobile App
13 16 (1.61%) Management Information System
14 13 (1.31%) Artificial Intelligence
15 12 (1.21%) Client/Server
16 11 (1.11%) Equities
16 11 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
17 10 (1.01%) Physics
17 10 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 172 (17.36%) Linux
2 95 (9.59%) Unix
3 92 (9.28%) Windows
4 52 (5.25%) Apple iOS
5 42 (4.24%) Android
6 10 (1.01%) Mac OS
7 7 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.61%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.50%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.20%) CentOS
11 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.20%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.10%) Solaris
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.10%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (28.66%) Software Engineering
3 248 (25.03%) OO
4 223 (22.50%) TDD
5 173 (17.46%) MVC
6 172 (17.36%) Scrum
7 130 (13.12%) OOP
8 121 (12.21%) SDLC
9 113 (11.40%) SOA
10 105 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
11 99 (9.99%) Mentoring
12 98 (9.89%) BDD
13 90 (9.08%) UML
14 85 (8.58%) Unit Testing
15 63 (6.36%) DevOps
15 63 (6.36%) Waterfall
15 63 (6.36%) Web Development
16 62 (6.26%) Analytics
17 57 (5.75%) Microservices
18 55 (5.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 365 (36.83%) Java
2 344 (34.71%) JavaScript
3 324 (32.69%) C#
4 236 (23.81%) C++
5 220 (22.20%) SQL
6 138 (13.93%) Python
7 120 (12.11%) C
8 82 (8.27%) PHP
9 69 (6.96%) Ruby
10 62 (6.26%) Scala
11 43 (4.34%) VB.NET
12 41 (4.14%) Perl
13 30 (3.03%) MATLAB
14 25 (2.52%) Objective-C
15 23 (2.32%) Go
15 23 (2.32%) T-SQL
16 20 (2.02%) F#
17 17 (1.72%) Bash Shell
18 16 (1.61%) ES6
19 15 (1.51%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 290 (29.26%) Degree
2 48 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 35 (3.53%) ISEB
4 29 (2.93%) ISTQB
5 27 (2.72%) SC Cleared
6 26 (2.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 19 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 18 (1.82%) PhD
9 17 (1.72%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.50%) CCNP
11 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.30%) CCNA
12 3 (0.30%) OCP
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.30%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.20%) MCSE
13 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (7.47%) QA
2 32 (3.23%) ISO13485
3 26 (2.62%) DICOM
3 26 (2.62%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.71%) MISRA
4 7 (0.71%) MISRA C
5 4 (0.40%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.30%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.10%) GAAP
7 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (2.93%) Docker
2 18 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.91%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.50%) KVM
5 5 (0.50%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.40%) HDFS
7 3 (0.30%) Corosync
7 3 (0.30%) Firmware
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.30%) Shibboleth
7 3 (0.30%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.20%) XenApp
9 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.10%) flannel
9 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.10%) zsh
Systems Management
1 21 (2.12%) Puppet
2 17 (1.72%) Ansible
3 14 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.11%) Salt
5 6 (0.61%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.61%) SCOM
6 5 (0.50%) Nagios
6 5 (0.50%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.30%) Pacemaker
7 3 (0.30%) SCCM
8 2 (0.20%) ThinApp
9 1 (0.10%) Consul
9 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.10%) Kibana
9 1 (0.10%) logstash
9 1 (0.10%) Mesos
9 1 (0.10%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.10%) Nmap
Vendors
1 146 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 102 (10.29%) Oracle
3 25 (2.52%) SAP
4 21 (2.12%) VMware
5 19 (1.92%) SOASTA, Inc
5 19 (1.92%) Splunk
6 18 (1.82%) Google
7 15 (1.51%) HP
8 14 (1.41%) Cisco
9 13 (1.31%) Xamarin
10 11 (1.11%) SaltStack
11 10 (1.01%) Telerik
12 9 (0.91%) Adobe
12 9 (0.91%) Remedy
13 8 (0.81%) BEA
14 7 (0.71%) Atlassian
14 7 (0.71%) CA
14 7 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (0.71%) Zend
15 6 (0.61%) Coverity
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits +benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-75,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Free Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-60K DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £65-70,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65,000 (DoE) + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
set2recruit
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified Competative + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verifone
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago