The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 89 85 96
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.085% 0.53% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.67% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £40,500 £75,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -1.08%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
831 895 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 70.25% 79.27% 70.57%
Number of salaries quoted 694 728 721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,616
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Architecture
East of England

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Essex

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Chelmsford - 1 £40,500 -
Software Architecture
East of England

Software Architecture
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VectorCAST

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) DMAIC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
1 1 (100.00%) QA