The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 67 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.17% 0.50% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.62% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Software Architecture
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
444 650 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 76.03% 81.45% 76.49%
Number of salaries quoted 400 572 384
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
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 2015. 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
Street - 1 - -
Software Architecture
South West

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) XBRL
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) SilkTest
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XBRL
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft