The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 10 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 2.94% 3.17% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 3.57% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £50,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Software Architecture
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19 56 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 55.88% 88.89% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 53 64
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Salford

Software Architecture
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) SOA

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA