The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
England / South East
Rank 347 287 316
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +29
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 52 166 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.88% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.00% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 42 147 134
Median salary £47,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £65,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12763 16538 17761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.93% 87.24% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10388 14020 14340
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in the South East

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in the South East

Software Architecture
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 16 £52,500 -30.00% 4
Hampshire +20 13 £50,000 -10.71% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 11 £47,500 - 1
Surrey -22 5 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Kent +9 3 £28,750 -35.39%
East Sussex 0 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Oxfordshire +3 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 86 (77.48%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (58.56%) JavaScript
3 58 (52.25%) HTML
4 53 (47.75%) Java
5 46 (41.44%) CSS
6 44 (39.64%) TDD
7 40 (36.04%) XML
8 35 (31.53%) Hibernate
9 34 (30.63%) Spring
10 33 (29.73%) J2EE
11 32 (28.83%) C#
11 32 (28.83%) Software Engineering
12 28 (25.23%) OO
13 27 (24.32%) JMS
14 26 (23.42%) JDBC
14 26 (23.42%) Ajax
14 26 (23.42%) Unit Testing
15 25 (22.52%) .NET
15 25 (22.52%) TCP/IP
16 24 (21.62%) HTTP
16 24 (21.62%) Scrum
16 24 (21.62%) jQuery
17 23 (20.72%) Use Case
17 23 (20.72%) OOA/OOD
17 23 (20.72%) C++
17 23 (20.72%) DHTML
17 23 (20.72%) SQL
17 23 (20.72%) JSP
17 23 (20.72%) Servlets
18 22 (19.82%) MVC

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.81%) JBoss
2 4 (3.60%) Apache
2 4 (3.60%) WildFly
3 3 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.80%) Simulink
4 1 (0.90%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.90%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.90%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.52%) TCP/IP
2 24 (21.62%) HTTP
3 5 (4.50%) Internet
4 2 (1.80%) 802.15
4 2 (1.80%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.80%) Intranet
4 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.80%) Wireless
5 1 (0.90%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.51%) Big Data
2 14 (12.61%) Hadoop
3 11 (9.91%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.50%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.80%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.80%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.80%) HBase
6 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Maven
2 10 (9.01%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.11%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.31%) Ant
5 6 (5.41%) Selenium
6 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.70%) Gradle
8 3 (2.70%) JIRA
8 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.80%) Grunt
9 2 (1.80%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.80%) JUnit
9 2 (1.80%) MSTest
9 2 (1.80%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (1.80%) Subversion
9 2 (1.80%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.90%) jMock
10 1 (0.90%) Mockito
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Avionics
3 5 (4.50%) Electronics
4 2 (1.80%) Military
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (58.56%) Developer
2 29 (26.13%) Java Developer
3 28 (25.23%) Senior Developer
4 27 (24.32%) HTML Developer
5 24 (21.62%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (21.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (20.72%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 16 (14.41%) C# Developer
8 15 (13.51%) Software Engineer
9 9 (8.11%) .NET Developer
9 9 (8.11%) Architect
10 8 (7.21%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (7.21%) Software Architect
11 7 (6.31%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (6.31%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Consultant
12 6 (5.41%) Principal Consultant
12 6 (5.41%) Software Consultant
12 6 (5.41%) Software Developer
12 6 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (52.25%) HTML
2 46 (41.44%) CSS
3 40 (36.04%) XML
4 35 (31.53%) Hibernate
5 34 (30.63%) Spring
6 33 (29.73%) J2EE
7 27 (24.32%) JMS
8 26 (23.42%) Ajax
8 26 (23.42%) JDBC
9 25 (22.52%) .NET
10 24 (21.62%) jQuery
11 23 (20.72%) DHTML
11 23 (20.72%) JSP
11 23 (20.72%) Servlets
12 21 (18.92%) Web Services
13 17 (15.32%) REST
14 16 (14.41%) AngularJS
15 13 (11.71%) HTML5
16 12 (10.81%) RESTful
17 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.21%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.60%) User Experience
5 3 (2.70%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.80%) Smart Home
6 2 (1.80%) Social Media
6 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.90%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.90%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.02%) Linux
2 11 (9.91%) Unix
3 9 (8.11%) Windows
4 3 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.90%) Android
5 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (77.48%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (39.64%) TDD
3 32 (28.83%) Software Engineering
4 28 (25.23%) OO
5 26 (23.42%) Unit Testing
6 24 (21.62%) Scrum
7 23 (20.72%) OOA/OOD
7 23 (20.72%) Use Case
8 22 (19.82%) MVC
9 21 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (14.41%) BDD
10 16 (14.41%) Mentoring
11 15 (13.51%) Domain-Driven Design
12 14 (12.61%) SDLC
13 10 (9.01%) UML
14 9 (8.11%) API Design
14 9 (8.11%) Coaching
14 9 (8.11%) Energy Management
14 9 (8.11%) MVVM
15 8 (7.21%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 65 (58.56%) JavaScript
2 53 (47.75%) Java
3 32 (28.83%) C#
4 23 (20.72%) C++
4 23 (20.72%) SQL
5 9 (8.11%) Python
6 8 (7.21%) C
7 5 (4.50%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.60%) HQL
8 4 (3.60%) Perl
8 4 (3.60%) Ruby
9 3 (2.70%) Scala
10 2 (1.80%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.80%) PHP
10 2 (1.80%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.90%) Ada
11 1 (0.90%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.90%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (18.02%) Degree
2 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) ISEB
4 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) QA
2 7 (6.31%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Puppet
2 2 (1.80%) Ansible
3 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.51%) Oracle
3 6 (5.41%) Green Hills
4 5 (4.50%) Google
5 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.80%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.80%) webMethods
7 1 (0.90%) Cognizant
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 10 days ago
Petersfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 10 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago