The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architect
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £56,679 £57,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-1.85% -11.15%
Software Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 117 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 98.00% 99.15% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 167 98 95
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £46,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect in the job title across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in Shropshire

Software Architect
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle