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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 456 454 534
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +80
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 502 615 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.60% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.69% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 419 517 401
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.04%
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
79615 89306 92677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.07% 87.46% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 67296 74323 74602
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +14 235 £70,000 +1.81% 50
South East +39 143 £47,500 -5.00% 9
South West -4 35 £42,500 +13.33% 5
East of England -4 29 £45,000 -21.73% 7
Yorkshire -1 24 £50,000 +5.26% 8
West Midlands -5 11 £52,500 +28.83% 2
East Midlands -7 11 £47,500 +8.57% 1
North West -4 10 £43,500 +24.28% 7
North East +7 5 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 542 (52.93%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (37.70%) Java
3 356 (34.77%) JavaScript
4 355 (34.67%) HTML
5 348 (33.98%) C#
6 327 (31.93%) .NET
7 321 (31.35%) Degree
8 310 (30.27%) Finance
9 300 (29.30%) Software Engineering
10 286 (27.93%) CSS
11 272 (26.56%) OO
12 255 (24.90%) C++
13 253 (24.71%) SQL
14 214 (20.90%) TDD
15 171 (16.70%) Scrum
15 171 (16.70%) Linux
16 167 (16.31%) Microsoft
17 165 (16.11%) MVC
18 162 (15.82%) HTML5
19 160 (15.63%) Computer Science
20 149 (14.55%) Web Services
21 148 (14.45%) XML
22 140 (13.67%) SDLC
23 135 (13.18%) OOP
23 135 (13.18%) SQL Server
24 133 (12.99%) Python
24 133 (12.99%) jQuery
25 128 (12.50%) Mathematics
26 123 (12.01%) C
27 114 (11.13%) Oracle

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 50 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 27 (2.64%) Apache
3 24 (2.34%) CMS
4 22 (2.15%) JBoss
5 19 (1.86%) Apache Solr
6 17 (1.66%) IIS
7 13 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.07%) OpenStack
9 10 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.88%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.78%) nginx
12 6 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.59%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.49%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.39%) SAS
14 4 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.29%) GemFire
15 3 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
15 3 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 97 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.42%) MS Office
3 28 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.39%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.098%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (0.59%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.49%) Summit
5 4 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.29%) Magento
6 3 (0.29%) OPENContractor
6 3 (0.29%) OPENHousing
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.20%) Odoo
8 1 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 59 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (3.22%) SaaS
4 14 (1.37%) PaaS
5 12 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (0.88%) GitHub
7 6 (0.59%) Google App Engine
7 6 (0.59%) IaaS
7 6 (0.59%) Sumo Logic
8 5 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.29%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.20%) Heroku
10 2 (0.20%) Route 53
11 1 (0.098%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.098%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.098%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.098%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.61%) HTTP
1 37 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 33 (3.22%) Internet
3 28 (2.73%) DNS
4 19 (1.86%) SSL
5 18 (1.76%) Firewall
6 14 (1.37%) WAN
7 13 (1.27%) Wireless
8 11 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (0.88%) DHCP
9 9 (0.88%) LAN
10 8 (0.78%) SAN
11 7 (0.68%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.68%) Network Security
12 6 (0.59%) VoIP
13 5 (0.49%) Broadband
13 5 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (0.49%) Ethernet
13 5 (0.49%) FTP
13 5 (0.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (13.18%) SQL Server
2 63 (6.15%) MySQL
2 63 (6.15%) NoSQL
3 53 (5.18%) MongoDB
4 49 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (3.22%) Relational Database
6 32 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 32 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 26 (2.54%) Big Data
8 25 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (1.56%) Redis
10 14 (1.37%) Oracle Database
11 13 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (0.88%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.78%) QlikView
15 8 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 68 (6.64%) Git (software)
2 66 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (5.96%) Visual Studio
4 53 (5.18%) Selenium
5 46 (4.49%) JIRA
6 45 (4.39%) Jenkins
7 39 (3.81%) Maven
8 34 (3.32%) NUnit
9 29 (2.83%) HP UFT
10 24 (2.34%) Rational Functional Tester
10 24 (2.34%) SilkTest
11 23 (2.25%) JUnit
12 22 (2.15%) Ant
12 22 (2.15%) Eclipse
12 22 (2.15%) JMeter
13 19 (1.86%) Gatling
13 19 (1.86%) NeoLoad
13 19 (1.86%) WebLOAD
14 18 (1.76%) Subversion
15 16 (1.56%) Grunt
General
1 310 (30.27%) Finance
2 63 (6.15%) Banking
3 53 (5.18%) Telecoms
4 42 (4.10%) Games
5 40 (3.91%) Aerospace
6 39 (3.81%) Automotive
7 29 (2.83%) Marketing
8 24 (2.34%) Retail
9 10 (0.98%) Electronics
10 8 (0.78%) French Language
10 8 (0.78%) Law
11 7 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.59%) Back Office
12 6 (0.59%) Legal
12 6 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.59%) Publishing
13 3 (0.29%) Front Office
13 3 (0.29%) German Language
13 3 (0.29%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 537 (52.44%) Developer
2 161 (15.72%) Senior Developer
3 146 (14.26%) C# Developer
4 130 (12.70%) Architect
5 118 (11.52%) Software Engineer
6 107 (10.45%) Java Developer
7 99 (9.67%) .NET Developer
8 81 (7.91%) Software Developer
9 75 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 62 (6.05%) JavaScript Developer
11 60 (5.86%) C# Software Developer
12 53 (5.18%) C++ Developer
13 51 (4.98%) Analyst
13 51 (4.98%) Consultant
14 49 (4.79%) Web Developer
15 46 (4.49%) Software Architect
16 40 (3.91%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 36 (3.52%) HTML Developer
17 36 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
18 35 (3.42%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (34.67%) HTML
2 327 (31.93%) .NET
3 286 (27.93%) CSS
4 162 (15.82%) HTML5
5 149 (14.55%) Web Services
6 148 (14.45%) XML
7 133 (12.99%) jQuery
8 114 (11.13%) CSS3
9 105 (10.25%) AngularJS
10 94 (9.18%) ASP.NET
11 77 (7.52%) .NET Framework
12 73 (7.13%) REST
13 68 (6.64%) Spring
14 56 (5.47%) Hibernate
14 56 (5.47%) J2EE
15 53 (5.18%) WPF
16 51 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC
16 51 (4.98%) RESTful
16 51 (4.98%) SOAP
17 49 (4.79%) React
Miscellaneous
1 160 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 128 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 91 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (8.01%) Algorithms
5 60 (5.86%) User Experience
6 57 (5.57%) Enterprise Software
7 54 (5.27%) Data Structures
8 40 (3.91%) Hedge funds
9 35 (3.42%) Visualisation
10 27 (2.64%) Fintech
11 22 (2.15%) N-Tier
12 18 (1.76%) iPad
12 18 (1.76%) Mobile App
13 17 (1.66%) Management Information System
14 12 (1.17%) Client/Server
15 11 (1.07%) Artificial Intelligence
15 11 (1.07%) Statistics
16 10 (0.98%) Equities
17 9 (0.88%) Graphic Design
17 9 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 171 (16.70%) Linux
2 98 (9.57%) Unix
3 97 (9.47%) Windows
4 57 (5.57%) Apple iOS
5 42 (4.10%) Android
6 11 (1.07%) Mac OS
7 10 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.59%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.39%) CentOS
10 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.39%) Windows NT
10 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.29%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.20%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.098%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.098%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.098%) Solaris
13 1 (0.098%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (52.93%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (29.30%) Software Engineering
3 272 (26.56%) OO
4 214 (20.90%) TDD
5 171 (16.70%) Scrum
6 165 (16.11%) MVC
7 140 (13.67%) SDLC
8 135 (13.18%) OOP
9 110 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
10 109 (10.64%) SOA
11 102 (9.96%) UML
11 102 (9.96%) Unit Testing
12 93 (9.08%) BDD
13 80 (7.81%) Mentoring
14 69 (6.74%) Waterfall
15 67 (6.54%) Web Development
16 64 (6.25%) Analytics
17 63 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
18 58 (5.66%) Front End Development
19 56 (5.47%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 386 (37.70%) Java
2 356 (34.77%) JavaScript
3 348 (33.98%) C#
4 255 (24.90%) C++
5 253 (24.71%) SQL
6 133 (12.99%) Python
7 123 (12.01%) C
8 79 (7.71%) PHP
9 69 (6.74%) Ruby
10 67 (6.54%) Scala
11 50 (4.88%) VB.NET
12 37 (3.61%) Perl
13 29 (2.83%) MATLAB
14 26 (2.54%) Objective-C
15 25 (2.44%) T-SQL
16 22 (2.15%) ES6
17 20 (1.95%) Go
18 18 (1.76%) Apple Swift
18 18 (1.76%) Bash Shell
18 18 (1.76%) F#
Qualifications
1 321 (31.35%) Degree
2 43 (4.20%) ISEB
3 42 (4.10%) Security Cleared
4 38 (3.71%) ISTQB
5 36 (3.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 28 (2.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 25 (2.44%) SC Cleared
8 18 (1.76%) PhD
9 13 (1.27%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.49%) CCNP
12 3 (0.29%) CCNA
12 3 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.29%) OCP
12 3 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.29%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.20%) CISSP
13 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (8.79%) QA
2 33 (3.22%) ISO13485
3 27 (2.64%) DICOM
3 27 (2.64%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.59%) MISRA
4 6 (0.59%) MISRA C
5 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.39%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.098%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (2.83%) Docker
2 21 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.88%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.59%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.49%) HDFS
6 5 (0.49%) KVM
7 3 (0.29%) Corosync
7 3 (0.29%) Firmware
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.29%) Shibboleth
7 3 (0.29%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.20%) XenApp
9 1 (0.098%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.098%) flannel
9 1 (0.098%) Varnish
9 1 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.098%) zsh
Systems Management
1 24 (2.34%) Puppet
2 19 (1.86%) Ansible
2 19 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.27%) Salt
4 7 (0.68%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.59%) Nagios
5 6 (0.59%) SCOM
5 6 (0.59%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (0.39%) SCCM
7 3 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.29%) Pacemaker
8 2 (0.20%) ThinApp
9 1 (0.098%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.098%) Consul
9 1 (0.098%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.098%) Kibana
9 1 (0.098%) logstash
9 1 (0.098%) Mesos
9 1 (0.098%) vRealize
Vendors
1 167 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 114 (11.13%) Oracle
3 34 (3.32%) SAP
4 25 (2.44%) VMware
5 22 (2.15%) HP
6 19 (1.86%) SOASTA, Inc
6 19 (1.86%) Splunk
7 16 (1.56%) Cisco
7 16 (1.56%) Google
8 14 (1.37%) Xamarin
9 13 (1.27%) SaltStack
10 12 (1.17%) TOWER Software
11 10 (0.98%) Telerik
12 9 (0.88%) BEA
12 9 (0.88%) CA
12 9 (0.88%) Remedy
12 9 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.78%) Adobe
14 6 (0.59%) Dell
14 6 (0.59%) IBM
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Equity
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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: 3 days ago
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum + Benefits + negotiable package
Posted: 3 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £65000 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago