The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 132 111 149
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +38
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 9 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.45% 0.62% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.83% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 13
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Software Architecture
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1615 1454 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.39% 75.45% 77.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1087 1825
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Rickmansworth -8 9 £75,000 +17.64%
Software Architecture
East of England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 20 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 15 (62.50%) XML
3 13 (54.17%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) Oracle
4 12 (50.00%) DB2
4 12 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 12 (50.00%) MQSeries
4 12 (50.00%) JMS
4 12 (50.00%) TIBCO
4 12 (50.00%) Middleware
4 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (50.00%) Finance
4 12 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (50.00%) PKI
4 12 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 12 (50.00%) Degree
4 12 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (50.00%) Open Source
5 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
6 9 (37.50%) HTML
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (37.50%) CSS
6 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) jQuery
7 8 (33.33%) HTML5
7 8 (33.33%) MVC
8 7 (29.17%) Spring
8 7 (29.17%) C#

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 12 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (20.83%) Drupal
2 5 (20.83%) Node.js
3 1 (4.17%) WildFly
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 12 (50.00%) DB2
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 7 (29.17%) RDBMS
5 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
5 5 (20.83%) MySQL
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Mockito
3 1 (4.17%) TestNG
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Architect
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
1 12 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Architect
3 5 (20.83%) PHP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (4.17%) CakePHP Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) XML
2 12 (50.00%) JMS
2 12 (50.00%) Middleware
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) jQuery
4 8 (33.33%) HTML5
5 7 (29.17%) Spring
5 7 (29.17%) .NET
6 6 (25.00%) Web Services
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 6 (25.00%) RESTful
7 5 (20.83%) YUI
7 5 (20.83%) CakePHP
7 5 (20.83%) Backbone.js
7 5 (20.83%) LAMP
7 5 (20.83%) Ajax
8 4 (16.67%) Laravel
8 4 (16.67%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (50.00%) PKI
1 12 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (50.00%) Open Source
2 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
3 6 (25.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Debian
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) SOA
3 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (20.83%) OO PHP
4 5 (20.83%) OO
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Content Management
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) C#
4 5 (20.83%) PHP5
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.50%) COBOL
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
6 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 12 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) IBM
5 5 (20.83%) Zend
6 3 (12.50%) Micro Focus
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