The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 129 144 139
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.045% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.047% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £65,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -
Software Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1749 2150 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.06% 96.11% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1612 1602
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Software Architect in the job title.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Software Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) MS Project
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
3 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance

Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft