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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank - 73 61
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 0 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.81% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.98% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £64,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
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
440 612 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 79.85% 82.59% 79.40%
Number of salaries quoted 384 532 465
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,327
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) XML
3 10 (66.67%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) C++
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) OO
3 10 (66.67%) Python
3 10 (66.67%) HTML5
3 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 10 (66.67%) Critical Success Factor
3 10 (66.67%) Java EE
3 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) C
6 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (6.67%) GIS
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Designer
2 5 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Designer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) HTML5
2 10 (66.67%) Java EE
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) OO
1 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 10 (66.67%) Critical Success Factor
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 10 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
1 10 (66.67%) C++
1 10 (66.67%) Java
1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft