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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 285 314 358
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +44
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 173 148 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 0.72% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.85% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 155 127 82
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Software Architecture
England

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
15855 17511 19230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.67% 84.96% 83.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13250 13913 15411
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +35 80 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Berkshire -2 25 £64,750 +36.31% 5
Oxfordshire 0 22 £62,500 +13.63% 4
Buckinghamshire +43 21 £47,500 - 1
Hampshire +4 15 £55,000 +18.27% 6
Kent +7 6 £42,500 -
East Sussex +6 4 £45,000 +2.85%
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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.

1 209 (61.65%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (52.21%) Degree
2 177 (52.21%) OO
3 172 (50.74%) JavaScript
4 168 (49.56%) C#
5 163 (48.08%) C++
6 152 (44.84%) HTML
7 141 (41.59%) Finance
8 138 (40.71%) CSS
9 122 (35.99%) Computer Science
10 114 (33.63%) Java
11 111 (32.74%) Software Engineering
12 103 (30.38%) SQL
13 100 (29.50%) SQL Server
14 99 (29.20%) Mathematics
15 93 (27.43%) .NET
16 82 (24.19%) Team Foundation Server
17 79 (23.30%) SDLC
18 70 (20.65%) Visual Studio
19 69 (20.35%) Microsoft
20 68 (20.06%) Unit Testing
21 67 (19.76%) XML
22 64 (18.88%) UML
23 61 (17.99%) Financial Modelling
23 61 (17.99%) HTML5
24 56 (16.52%) Use Case
25 51 (15.04%) Windows
26 49 (14.45%) J2EE
27 46 (13.57%) QA
28 44 (12.98%) User Stories

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 18 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (2.95%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (2.65%) IIS
5 7 (2.06%) Node.js
6 6 (1.77%) Apache
6 6 (1.77%) CMS
6 6 (1.77%) JBoss
6 6 (1.77%) SAS
7 4 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.36%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.18%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.18%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.59%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.01%) SaaS
2 11 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.59%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.26%) TCP/IP
2 23 (6.78%) HTTP
3 7 (2.06%) DNS
4 6 (1.77%) Wireless
5 5 (1.47%) Firewall
5 5 (1.47%) LAN
5 5 (1.47%) WAN
6 4 (1.18%) IPsec
6 4 (1.18%) LDAP
6 4 (1.18%) SSL
6 4 (1.18%) VPN
7 3 (0.88%) Internet
8 2 (0.59%) 802.15
8 2 (0.59%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (29.50%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.78%) NoSQL
3 18 (5.31%) MySQL
4 16 (4.72%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.24%) CouchDB
5 11 (3.24%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.95%) DTS
6 10 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.06%) Big Data
8 5 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.47%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.59%) GIS
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 82 (24.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 70 (20.65%) Visual Studio
3 43 (12.68%) NUnit
4 41 (12.09%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (4.42%) Git (software)
5 15 (4.42%) JIRA
6 14 (4.13%) Ant
6 14 (4.13%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.65%) JUnit
8 7 (2.06%) Xcode
9 6 (1.77%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.77%) Maven
9 6 (1.77%) TestNG
10 4 (1.18%) CasperJS
10 4 (1.18%) PhantomJS
10 4 (1.18%) Selenium
10 4 (1.18%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.18%) Subversion
10 4 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 141 (41.59%) Finance
2 39 (11.50%) Telecoms
3 37 (10.91%) Automotive
4 36 (10.62%) Aerospace
5 25 (7.37%) Marketing
6 11 (3.24%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.36%) Retail
8 6 (1.77%) Electronics
9 4 (1.18%) French Language
10 3 (0.88%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 225 (66.37%) Developer
2 124 (36.58%) C# Developer
3 96 (28.32%) Software Developer
4 86 (25.37%) C# Software Developer
5 83 (24.48%) Senior Developer
6 58 (17.11%) Architect
7 45 (13.27%) Senior C# Developer
8 43 (12.68%) Java Developer
9 42 (12.39%) Senior Software Developer
10 41 (12.09%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 40 (11.80%) Software Engineer
12 34 (10.03%) JavaScript Developer
13 28 (8.26%) Senior Java Developer
13 28 (8.26%) Software Architect
14 25 (7.37%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 24 (7.08%) C++ Developer
15 24 (7.08%) C++ Software Developer
16 23 (6.78%) J2EE Developer
16 23 (6.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 23 (6.78%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (44.84%) HTML
2 138 (40.71%) CSS
3 93 (27.43%) .NET
4 67 (19.76%) XML
5 61 (17.99%) HTML5
6 49 (14.45%) J2EE
7 43 (12.68%) CSS3
8 40 (11.80%) Web Services
9 39 (11.50%) WPF
10 34 (10.03%) Hibernate
10 34 (10.03%) Servlets
11 32 (9.44%) Spring
12 29 (8.55%) JSP
13 28 (8.26%) ASP.NET
13 28 (8.26%) Struts
14 27 (7.96%) JDBC
15 26 (7.67%) JMS
16 24 (7.08%) DHTML
16 24 (7.08%) RESTful
17 19 (5.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 122 (35.99%) Computer Science
2 99 (29.20%) Mathematics
3 23 (6.78%) Reinsurance
4 20 (5.90%) Algorithms
5 19 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.65%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.65%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.65%) N-Tier
7 8 (2.36%) User Experience
8 6 (1.77%) Cyber Attack
8 6 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.47%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.18%) Biometrics
10 4 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.18%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.59%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.59%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.04%) Windows
2 41 (12.09%) Linux
3 25 (7.37%) Unix
4 15 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.24%) Windows NT
5 11 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.36%) Android
7 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (61.65%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (52.21%) OO
3 111 (32.74%) Software Engineering
4 79 (23.30%) SDLC
5 68 (20.06%) Unit Testing
6 64 (18.88%) UML
7 61 (17.99%) Financial Modelling
8 56 (16.52%) Use Case
9 44 (12.98%) User Stories
10 43 (12.68%) MVC
10 43 (12.68%) TDD
11 38 (11.21%) OOP
12 37 (10.91%) Scrum
13 34 (10.03%) Analytics
14 33 (9.73%) Open Source
15 30 (8.85%) Data Modelling
16 29 (8.55%) OOA/OOD
17 28 (8.26%) OOD
17 28 (8.26%) SOA
18 27 (7.96%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (50.74%) JavaScript
2 168 (49.56%) C#
3 163 (48.08%) C++
4 114 (33.63%) Java
5 103 (30.38%) SQL
6 38 (11.21%) C
7 28 (8.26%) Python
8 23 (6.78%) PHP
9 14 (4.13%) Ruby
10 13 (3.83%) Perl
11 10 (2.95%) VB
11 10 (2.95%) XPath
12 7 (2.06%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.06%) Scala
13 5 (1.47%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.18%) AspectJ
14 4 (1.18%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.18%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.88%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 177 (52.21%) Degree
2 17 (5.01%) SC Cleared
2 17 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.95%) ISEB
3 10 (2.95%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.18%) CISM
5 4 (1.18%) CISSP
5 4 (1.18%) IISP
5 4 (1.18%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (13.57%) QA
2 6 (1.77%) Solvency II
3 5 (1.47%) DICOM
3 5 (1.47%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.47%) ISO13485
4 4 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 4 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Firmware
2 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.18%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 69 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.78%) TOWER Software
3 17 (5.01%) Oracle
4 7 (2.06%) Remedy
5 6 (1.77%) Infragistics
6 4 (1.18%) DevExpress
6 4 (1.18%) Telerik
7 3 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.88%) SAP
8 1 (0.29%) BMC
8 1 (0.29%) CA
8 1 (0.29%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco
8 1 (0.29%) HP
8 1 (0.29%) IBM
8 1 (0.29%) NetApp
8 1 (0.29%) Progress
8 1 (0.29%) Teradata
8 1 (0.29%) VMware
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Salary: Great Benefits !
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary - Private healthcare, Pension, Shares options
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £68,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Havant
aap3
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Free Parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
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Petersfield
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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Reigate
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 per year
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