The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 77 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.50% 0.18% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.24% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -1.08%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
649 421 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.82% 74.91% 76.17%
Number of salaries quoted 569 369 380
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Architecture
South West

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Somerset

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Somerset

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 3 £27,500 -
Taunton - 1 £65,000 -
Software Architecture
South West

Software Architecture
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (37.50%) OOP
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
1 3 (37.50%) Simulink
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) Aerospace
1 3 (37.50%) Law
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Information Management
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) Aerospace
1 3 (37.50%) Law
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Head of Development
2 2 (25.00%) Head of Software Development
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OOP
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Information Management
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft