The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 73 81 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% 0.21% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.28% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.73% +3.26%
Software Architecture
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
555 722 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.03% 76.56% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 475 633 552
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) PHP
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) OOD
2 9 (81.82%) MySQL
3 8 (72.73%) OO
3 8 (72.73%) Subversion
3 8 (72.73%) CodeIgniter
3 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 8 (72.73%) Mercurial
4 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 1 (9.09%) jQuery
8 1 (9.09%) JSON
8 1 (9.09%) Ajax
8 1 (9.09%) SaaS
8 1 (9.09%) HTML5
8 1 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
8 1 (9.09%) CSS3
8 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) Finance

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (9.09%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Subversion
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) XSLT
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) OOD
2 8 (72.73%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 1 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago