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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 128 150 150
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.044% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.045% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £65,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
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
1699 2205 2317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.21% 96.12% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1656 1662
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,936 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,550 £67,500 £70,000
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 26 June 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 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) C
4 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) MS Project
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
6 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 3 (33.33%) High Availability
7 1 (11.11%) Big Data
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) Analytics

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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft