The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 25 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 71 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.39% 0.21% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.28% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
589 712 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.20% 73.71% 72.57%
Number of salaries quoted 536 615 452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Architecture
Oxfordshire

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Oxford

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) PHP
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) OOD
2 8 (66.67%) MySQL
3 7 (58.33%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) Subversion
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (58.33%) Mercurial
3 7 (58.33%) CodeIgniter
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 1 (8.33%) JSON
8 1 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (8.33%) SaaS
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
8 1 (8.33%) CSS3
8 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
8 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (8.33%) Relational Database

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (8.33%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Subversion
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (58.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) OOD
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
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