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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 23 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.57% 1.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 1.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 52 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 85.71% 92.86% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 117 44 103
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £17,249
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 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
County Antrim -7 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Presales

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Principal Software Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 8 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft