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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 349 373 306
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -67
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 91 53 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.25% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.32% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 114
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £44,700 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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
17582 16505 17534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.90% 78.13% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13562 13492 14845
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +33 50 £55,000 +4.76% 9
East Sussex -14 13 £30,000 -25.00%
Berkshire +7 10 £75,000 +66.66%
Oxfordshire +11 6 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Kent +3 6 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire -10 5 £48,000 +6.66%
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 127 (60.48%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (54.76%) OO
3 97 (46.19%) C#
4 89 (42.38%) JavaScript
5 86 (40.95%) HTML
6 85 (40.48%) Software Engineering
7 81 (38.57%) CSS
8 73 (34.76%) Finance
9 63 (30.00%) Degree
10 61 (29.05%) Java
11 58 (27.62%) Mathematics
12 57 (27.14%) Computer Science
13 55 (26.19%) C++
14 52 (24.76%) SQL Server
15 48 (22.86%) Microsoft
16 43 (20.48%) XML
17 42 (20.00%) MVC
18 39 (18.57%) .NET
19 36 (17.14%) SQL
19 36 (17.14%) Linux
19 36 (17.14%) WPF
20 35 (16.67%) Open Source
21 31 (14.76%) QA
22 29 (13.81%) jQuery
22 29 (13.81%) PHP
23 28 (13.33%) UML
24 26 (12.38%) TDD
24 26 (12.38%) MS Excel
25 25 (11.90%) ASP.NET
26 24 (11.43%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (8.10%) Node.js
2 8 (3.81%) IIS
3 3 (1.43%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.43%) CMS
3 3 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.95%) Apache
4 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.48%) Jetty
Applications
1 26 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.48%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) Visualfiles
1 3 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.29%) SaaS
2 2 (0.95%) Office 365
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.62%) Internet
2 13 (6.19%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.71%) HTTP
4 5 (2.38%) LDAP
5 2 (0.95%) SAN
6 1 (0.48%) LAN
6 1 (0.48%) WAN
6 1 (0.48%) DHCP
6 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.48%) DVB
6 1 (0.48%) Network Security
6 1 (0.48%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.05%) MySQL
4 14 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.24%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.24%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.43%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (10.00%) Maven
2 20 (9.52%) Ant
3 18 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 15 (7.14%) Selenium
4 15 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.19%) Subversion
6 12 (5.71%) JUnit
6 12 (5.71%) JIRA
7 11 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (4.29%) Git (software)
8 9 (4.29%) PhantomJS
9 8 (3.81%) Mercurial
10 7 (3.33%) PHPUnit
10 7 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (3.33%) NUnit
11 3 (1.43%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.43%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.95%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.48%) WebObjects
13 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
General
1 73 (34.76%) Finance
2 11 (5.24%) Marketing
3 9 (4.29%) Aerospace
3 9 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.81%) Automotive
4 8 (3.81%) Banking
5 7 (3.33%) Games
6 5 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.38%) French Language
6 5 (2.38%) Advertising
7 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.95%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Publishing
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 144 (68.57%) Developer
2 57 (27.14%) Senior Developer
3 53 (25.24%) Software Engineer
4 50 (23.81%) C# Developer
5 32 (15.24%) Software Developer
6 31 (14.76%) Programmer
7 29 (13.81%) Analyst
8 28 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 28 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
8 28 (13.33%) Software Programmer
8 28 (13.33%) C# Programmer
9 23 (10.95%) Agile C# Developer
10 17 (8.10%) Senior C# Developer
10 17 (8.10%) Architect
11 14 (6.67%) Project Manager
11 14 (6.67%) Java Developer
12 13 (6.19%) Junior
12 13 (6.19%) Lead Developer
12 13 (6.19%) Junior Developer
13 12 (5.71%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (40.95%) HTML
2 81 (38.57%) CSS
3 43 (20.48%) XML
4 39 (18.57%) .NET
5 36 (17.14%) WPF
6 29 (13.81%) jQuery
7 25 (11.90%) ASP.NET
8 24 (11.43%) J2EE
8 24 (11.43%) Spring
9 20 (9.52%) Ajax
9 20 (9.52%) Web Services
9 20 (9.52%) HTML5
10 18 (8.57%) Servlets
11 17 (8.10%) Struts
11 17 (8.10%) JDBC
12 16 (7.62%) Hibernate
12 16 (7.62%) CSS3
13 15 (7.14%) Backbone.js
13 15 (7.14%) .NET Framework
14 14 (6.67%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (27.62%) Mathematics
2 57 (27.14%) Computer Science
3 35 (16.67%) Open Source
4 16 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.81%) Social Media
6 6 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.43%) Kindle
9 2 (0.95%) Animation
9 2 (0.95%) Physics
9 2 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.48%) Replication
10 1 (0.48%) Clustering
10 1 (0.48%) VHDL
10 1 (0.48%) Verilog
10 1 (0.48%) STB
10 1 (0.48%) Firmware
10 1 (0.48%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.14%) Linux
2 12 (5.71%) UNIX
3 5 (2.38%) Windows
4 4 (1.90%) Solaris
5 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.95%) AIX
5 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.48%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (60.48%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (54.76%) OO
3 85 (40.48%) Software Engineering
4 42 (20.00%) MVC
5 28 (13.33%) UML
6 26 (12.38%) TDD
7 24 (11.43%) Unit Testing
8 23 (10.95%) Scrum
8 23 (10.95%) OOP
9 22 (10.48%) Use Case
10 19 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (9.05%) Web Development
11 18 (8.57%) Financial Modelling
12 17 (8.10%) Refactoring
12 17 (8.10%) OOD
13 15 (7.14%) Configuration Management
14 14 (6.67%) Mentoring
15 13 (6.19%) Parallel Computing
16 12 (5.71%) Kanban
16 12 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 97 (46.19%) C#
2 89 (42.38%) JavaScript
3 61 (29.05%) Java
4 55 (26.19%) C++
5 36 (17.14%) SQL
6 29 (13.81%) PHP
7 19 (9.05%) Python
8 14 (6.67%) VB
8 14 (6.67%) Perl
8 14 (6.67%) C
9 13 (6.19%) VB.NET
10 9 (4.29%) Ruby
11 5 (2.38%) AspectJ
12 3 (1.43%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.43%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.43%) COBOL
12 3 (1.43%) Clojure
12 3 (1.43%) Golang
13 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 63 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) PhD
3 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.76%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.48%) Xen
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.48%) vSphere
2 1 (0.48%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (7.14%) Puppet
1 15 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.24%) TOWER Software
3 8 (3.81%) Zend
4 4 (1.90%) JBoss
5 3 (1.43%) VMware
5 3 (1.43%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.43%) Oracle
6 2 (0.95%) Brocade
6 2 (0.95%) Cisco
6 2 (0.95%) NetApp
7 1 (0.48%) Veritas
7 1 (0.48%) Apple
7 1 (0.48%) Symantec
7 1 (0.48%) HP
7 1 (0.48%) EMC
7 1 (0.48%) Citrix
7 1 (0.48%) 3PAR
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £60,000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £45,000 to £65,000 + Bonus
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Salary: £65,000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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