The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 17 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.75% - 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% - 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
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 Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 179 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 91.23% 86.89% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 44 100 91
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,249 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
County Antrim - 1 £35,000 -
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle