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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 297 353 349
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 154 101 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.55% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 148 89 77
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.39%
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
17182 18222 16905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.94% 80.56% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13987 14262 13741
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Surrey +3 51 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire +34 28 £50,000 +4.71% 2
Berkshire +26 24 £46,250 -19.56% 5
East Sussex +36 20 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Oxfordshire +18 15 £45,000 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire +3 13 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Kent -1 2 £38,750 -18.42% 1
West Sussex - 1 £57,500 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 190 (66.20%) C#
2 138 (48.08%) Software Engineering
3 129 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (40.77%) OO
5 110 (38.33%) .NET
6 106 (36.93%) UML
7 105 (36.59%) C++
8 100 (34.84%) Finance
9 93 (32.40%) Java
10 88 (30.66%) JavaScript
11 83 (28.92%) Degree
12 77 (26.83%) HTML
13 75 (26.13%) SDLC
14 73 (25.44%) Use Case
15 72 (25.09%) Windows
16 67 (23.34%) CSS
17 64 (22.30%) SQL Server
18 62 (21.60%) Telecoms
19 60 (20.91%) TDD
20 58 (20.21%) Automotive
21 57 (19.86%) OOP
22 54 (18.82%) Aerospace
23 53 (18.47%) Scrum
23 53 (18.47%) Microsoft
24 51 (17.77%) Oracle
25 50 (17.42%) Visual Studio
26 46 (16.03%) SQL
27 44 (15.33%) XML
28 43 (14.98%) UNIX
29 41 (14.29%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (3.83%) IIS
2 3 (1.05%) JBoss
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (1.05%) Node.js
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.70%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.70%) Apache
3 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.70%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.35%) CMS
4 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 22 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.39%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.70%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (2.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.57%) SaaS
3 4 (1.39%) PaaS
4 3 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.41%) TCP/IP
2 20 (6.97%) HTTP
3 18 (6.27%) Internet
4 9 (3.14%) Ethernet
5 8 (2.79%) Modbus
5 8 (2.79%) Profibus
6 5 (1.74%) SSL
7 3 (1.05%) SMTP
7 3 (1.05%) Firewall
7 3 (1.05%) Wireless
7 3 (1.05%) NFC
8 2 (0.70%) VPN
9 1 (0.35%) SAN
9 1 (0.35%) LDAP
9 1 (0.35%) LAN
9 1 (0.35%) WAN
9 1 (0.35%) NAS
9 1 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (22.30%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.27%) MySQL
3 10 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.14%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.35%) OLTP
11 1 (0.35%) DB2
11 1 (0.35%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.35%) SQLite
11 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 50 (17.42%) Visual Studio
2 35 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (7.32%) NUnit
4 20 (6.97%) Eclipse
5 15 (5.23%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (4.88%) Jenkins
7 10 (3.48%) JIRA
8 9 (3.14%) Subversion
8 9 (3.14%) Git (software)
9 7 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (2.44%) Maven
10 4 (1.39%) JUnit
10 4 (1.39%) RequisitePro
10 4 (1.39%) ReSharper
11 3 (1.05%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.70%) Selenium
12 2 (0.70%) Ant
12 2 (0.70%) PhantomJS
12 2 (0.70%) CasperJS
13 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
General
1 100 (34.84%) Finance
2 62 (21.60%) Telecoms
3 58 (20.21%) Automotive
4 54 (18.82%) Aerospace
5 25 (8.71%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.48%) Marketing
6 10 (3.48%) Banking
7 8 (2.79%) Retail
8 6 (2.09%) Electronics
9 3 (1.05%) Publishing
10 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.70%) Avionics
11 1 (0.35%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 179 (62.37%) Developer
2 87 (30.31%) Senior Developer
3 83 (28.92%) Software Developer
4 44 (15.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 41 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 34 (11.85%) Architect
6 34 (11.85%) C# Developer
7 23 (8.01%) .NET Developer
8 20 (6.97%) Team Leader
9 19 (6.62%) Java Developer
10 18 (6.27%) Lead Developer
11 16 (5.57%) Development Team Leader
12 15 (5.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (5.23%) Senior Software Engineer
12 15 (5.23%) Analyst
12 15 (5.23%) Software Architect
13 14 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
13 14 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 13 (4.53%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 13 (4.53%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (38.33%) .NET
2 77 (26.83%) HTML
3 67 (23.34%) CSS
4 44 (15.33%) XML
5 39 (13.59%) WCF
6 37 (12.89%) Web Services
7 32 (11.15%) ASP.NET
8 26 (9.06%) XML Schema
9 24 (8.36%) Spring
9 24 (8.36%) J2EE
10 23 (8.01%) HTML5
11 22 (7.67%) AngularJS
11 22 (7.67%) Hibernate
12 20 (6.97%) .NET Framework
13 19 (6.62%) jQuery
14 18 (6.27%) CSS3
15 15 (5.23%) REST
15 15 (5.23%) JSP
15 15 (5.23%) Servlets
16 14 (4.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.36%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.67%) User Experience
3 19 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.83%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.48%) Grid Computing
6 9 (3.14%) DTV
7 8 (2.79%) Robotics
8 7 (2.44%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.39%) GIS
9 4 (1.39%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.05%) EMV
10 3 (1.05%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.70%) Life Science
12 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 72 (25.09%) Windows
2 43 (14.98%) UNIX
3 41 (14.29%) Linux
4 11 (3.83%) Android
5 8 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.44%) Windows NT
7 5 (1.74%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.05%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.35%) Scientific Linux
10 1 (0.35%) AIX
10 1 (0.35%) CentOS
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (48.08%) Software Engineering
2 129 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (40.77%) OO
4 106 (36.93%) UML
5 75 (26.13%) SDLC
6 73 (25.44%) Use Case
7 60 (20.91%) TDD
8 57 (19.86%) OOP
9 53 (18.47%) Scrum
10 41 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
11 37 (12.89%) Mentoring
12 35 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (11.15%) Open Source
14 31 (10.80%) MVC
15 30 (10.45%) Release Management
16 27 (9.41%) Unit Testing
16 27 (9.41%) Data Modelling
17 24 (8.36%) SOA
18 21 (7.32%) Project Management
19 20 (6.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 190 (66.20%) C#
2 105 (36.59%) C++
3 93 (32.40%) Java
4 88 (30.66%) JavaScript
5 46 (16.03%) SQL
6 38 (13.24%) C
7 31 (10.80%) VB.NET
8 24 (8.36%) Python
9 17 (5.92%) VB6
9 17 (5.92%) VB
10 16 (5.57%) Ada
10 16 (5.57%) COBOL
11 13 (4.53%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.14%) PHP
13 8 (2.79%) Perl
13 8 (2.79%) Ruby
14 3 (1.05%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.70%) IronPython
16 1 (0.35%) R
16 1 (0.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 83 (28.92%) Degree
2 13 (4.53%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.14%) ISEB
3 9 (3.14%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.74%) PhD
6 4 (1.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.76%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.74%) Firmware
2 3 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.83%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) StatsD
3 1 (0.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 53 (18.47%) Microsoft
2 51 (17.77%) Oracle
3 11 (3.83%) TOWER Software
4 10 (3.48%) GigaSpaces
4 10 (3.48%) SAP
5 5 (1.74%) Genesys
5 5 (1.74%) Sencha
6 3 (1.05%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.05%) Google
6 3 (1.05%) VMware
7 2 (0.70%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.70%) Websense
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco
8 1 (0.35%) IBM
8 1 (0.35%) Nokia
8 1 (0.35%) HP
8 1 (0.35%) Intel
8 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.35%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.35%) Capita
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-59k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits including bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
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NCC Group
Salary: Pension, Bonus, Holidays
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