The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 144 134 145
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 12 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.047% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.061% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 10
Average salary £81,750 - £48,750
90% offered a salary of more than £73,250 - £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 - £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1993 1649 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.15% 77.42% 73.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1638 1238 1568
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,400 £64,500 £63,050
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 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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram 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 24 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
Rickmansworth - 8 £83,500 -
Software Architecture
East of England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 16 (80.00%) Middleware
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
1 16 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (75.00%) Open Source
2 15 (75.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) PKI
5 10 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 10 (50.00%) DB2
5 10 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 10 (50.00%) XML
5 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 9 (45.00%) MQSeries
6 9 (45.00%) TIBCO
6 9 (45.00%) JMS
7 7 (35.00%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
8 6 (30.00%) Banking
8 6 (30.00%) ERP
8 6 (30.00%) SWIFT
9 5 (25.00%) ISO 8583
9 5 (25.00%) J2EE
9 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (15.00%) Data Architecture
12 2 (10.00%) Electronics
12 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
13 1 (5.00%) Degree
13 1 (5.00%) Mathematics

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 10 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (45.00%) MQSeries
3 7 (35.00%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) DB2
1 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Architect
2 12 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Middleware
2 10 (50.00%) XML
3 9 (45.00%) JMS
4 5 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (75.00%) Open Source
3 11 (55.00%) PKI
4 6 (30.00%) SWIFT
5 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.00%) Physics
6 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
6 1 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
2 6 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.00%) VocaLink