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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 323 388 288
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -100
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 127 51 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.24% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.30% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 94 36 119
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.09%
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
17388 17143 17376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.63% 79.16% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13537 14014 14717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +38 62 £55,000 -13.72% 8
East Sussex +5 15 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hampshire -1 13 £31,000 -31.11% 3
Kent +9 12 £43,500 +6.09% 1
West Sussex -1 9 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Berkshire -7 7 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £55,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £37,500 - 2
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 130 (57.27%) OO
2 123 (54.19%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (51.98%) C#
4 113 (49.78%) Software Engineering
5 102 (44.93%) JavaScript
6 95 (41.85%) Degree
7 91 (40.09%) Finance
8 86 (37.89%) Java
9 85 (37.44%) HTML
10 81 (35.68%) CSS
11 78 (34.36%) C++
12 63 (27.75%) Computer Science
13 61 (26.87%) Mathematics
14 59 (25.99%) XML
15 52 (22.91%) SQL Server
16 50 (22.03%) Microsoft
17 47 (20.70%) OOP
18 46 (20.26%) UML
19 45 (19.82%) .NET
20 43 (18.94%) SQL
21 41 (18.06%) MVC
22 36 (15.86%) TDD
23 35 (15.42%) jQuery
24 34 (14.98%) WPF
25 32 (14.10%) MS Excel
26 31 (13.66%) Use Case
27 30 (13.22%) Aerospace
28 28 (12.33%) Linux
28 28 (12.33%) QA
28 28 (12.33%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 14 (6.17%) Node.js
2 6 (2.64%) IIS
3 5 (2.20%) JBoss
3 5 (2.20%) Apache
4 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.88%) CMS
4 2 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.44%) Jetty
5 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.32%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.32%) Simulink
2 3 (1.32%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.41%) Internet
1 10 (4.41%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.96%) HTTP
3 5 (2.20%) LDAP
4 2 (0.88%) Firewall
4 2 (0.88%) NFC
4 2 (0.88%) NAS
4 2 (0.88%) SAN
5 1 (0.44%) Network Security
5 1 (0.44%) LAN
5 1 (0.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (22.91%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.45%) MySQL
3 18 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (6.61%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.52%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.52%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.64%) SQLite
9 3 (1.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (8.81%) Subversion
2 16 (7.05%) Visual Studio
3 15 (6.61%) Ant
4 13 (5.73%) NUnit
5 12 (5.29%) Maven
6 10 (4.41%) JUnit
6 10 (4.41%) Git (software)
7 9 (3.96%) Selenium
7 9 (3.96%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.08%) PhantomJS
8 7 (3.08%) CasperJS
8 7 (3.08%) JIRA
8 7 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (2.64%) Redmine
9 6 (2.64%) Eclipse
9 6 (2.64%) Bugzilla
10 5 (2.20%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.20%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.76%) PHPUnit
General
1 91 (40.09%) Finance
2 30 (13.22%) Aerospace
3 26 (11.45%) Telecoms
4 25 (11.01%) Automotive
5 14 (6.17%) Banking
6 12 (5.29%) Marketing
7 8 (3.52%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.64%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.20%) Electronics
9 5 (2.20%) French Language
10 3 (1.32%) Military
10 3 (1.32%) Advertising
11 2 (0.88%) Legal
11 2 (0.88%) Games
12 1 (0.44%) Billing
12 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 160 (70.48%) Developer
2 61 (26.87%) Software Engineer
3 57 (25.11%) Senior Developer
4 48 (21.15%) C# Developer
5 45 (19.82%) Software Developer
6 32 (14.10%) Analyst
7 30 (13.22%) Programmer
8 27 (11.89%) C# Software Engineer
8 27 (11.89%) Developer Analyst
8 27 (11.89%) Software Programmer
8 27 (11.89%) C# Programmer
9 20 (8.81%) Java Developer
10 19 (8.37%) Architect
10 19 (8.37%) Agile C# Developer
11 18 (7.93%) C++ Developer
12 17 (7.49%) Junior
13 16 (7.05%) Senior C# Developer
14 15 (6.61%) Junior Developer
15 14 (6.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 12 (5.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (37.44%) HTML
2 81 (35.68%) CSS
3 59 (25.99%) XML
4 45 (19.82%) .NET
5 35 (15.42%) jQuery
6 34 (14.98%) WPF
7 27 (11.89%) ASP.NET
8 25 (11.01%) HTML5
9 24 (10.57%) XML Schema
9 24 (10.57%) Ajax
10 23 (10.13%) Web Services
11 21 (9.25%) J2EE
12 19 (8.37%) .NET Framework
13 18 (7.93%) Spring
13 18 (7.93%) CSS3
14 17 (7.49%) Hibernate
15 16 (7.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (6.61%) Backbone.js
17 14 (6.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 14 (6.17%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 63 (27.75%) Computer Science
2 61 (26.87%) Mathematics
3 28 (12.33%) Open Source
4 26 (11.45%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.64%) User Experience
6 6 (2.64%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.20%) GIS
7 5 (2.20%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.76%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.32%) Kindle
10 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.88%) Social Media
10 2 (0.88%) Physics
10 2 (0.88%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.88%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.33%) Linux
2 11 (4.85%) UNIX
3 6 (2.64%) Windows
4 2 (0.88%) AIX
4 2 (0.88%) Solaris
4 2 (0.88%) Android
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (57.27%) OO
2 123 (54.19%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (49.78%) Software Engineering
4 47 (20.70%) OOP
5 46 (20.26%) UML
6 41 (18.06%) MVC
7 36 (15.86%) TDD
8 31 (13.66%) Use Case
9 26 (11.45%) Unit Testing
10 25 (11.01%) Data Modelling
11 20 (8.81%) OOD
12 19 (8.37%) Mentoring
13 18 (7.93%) Financial Modelling
14 17 (7.49%) Parallel Computing
14 17 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (7.49%) Refactoring
15 16 (7.05%) Scrum
16 15 (6.61%) Web Development
16 15 (6.61%) Static Code Analysis
17 12 (5.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (51.98%) C#
2 102 (44.93%) JavaScript
3 86 (37.89%) Java
4 78 (34.36%) C++
5 43 (18.94%) SQL
6 27 (11.89%) PHP
7 20 (8.81%) C
8 18 (7.93%) COBOL
9 16 (7.05%) Python
10 14 (6.17%) VB
11 13 (5.73%) VB.NET
12 12 (5.29%) Perl
13 8 (3.52%) Ada
14 6 (2.64%) Ruby
15 5 (2.20%) AspectJ
16 3 (1.32%) Clojure
16 3 (1.32%) Golang
16 3 (1.32%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 95 (41.85%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) ISEB
2 3 (1.32%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.33%) QA
2 4 (1.76%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.32%) Firmware
1 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.44%) Xen
3 1 (0.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (3.96%) Puppet
1 9 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.61%) TOWER Software
3 5 (2.20%) Zend
4 3 (1.32%) VMware
5 2 (0.88%) Brocade
5 2 (0.88%) EMC
5 2 (0.88%) NetApp
5 2 (0.88%) Veritas
5 2 (0.88%) Symantec
5 2 (0.88%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.44%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle
6 1 (0.44%) Huawei
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