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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
England / South East
Rank 347 302 321
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 49 149 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.76% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.88% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 131 123
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £42,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%

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
12764 16918 17072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.68% 86.53% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10436 14261 13705
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Hampshire +5 14 £55,000 -1.78% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 12 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire +34 9 £50,000 -23.07% 6
Kent +7 4 £28,750 -38.17%
East Sussex +12 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Oxfordshire +24 2 £53,750 -6.52% 2
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 98 (81.67%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (48.33%) HTML
2 58 (48.33%) JavaScript
3 50 (41.67%) Java
3 50 (41.67%) CSS
3 50 (41.67%) TDD
4 38 (31.67%) C#
5 37 (30.83%) XML
6 35 (29.17%) C++
7 34 (28.33%) .NET
7 34 (28.33%) J2EE
8 33 (27.50%) Scrum
8 33 (27.50%) Software Engineering
9 32 (26.67%) Hibernate
10 31 (25.83%) OO
11 30 (25.00%) Spring
12 27 (22.50%) SQL
13 25 (20.83%) MVC
14 24 (20.00%) JMS
14 24 (20.00%) BDD
15 23 (19.17%) Microsoft
15 23 (19.17%) JDBC
15 23 (19.17%) jQuery
15 23 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (18.33%) Ajax
16 22 (18.33%) Linux
17 21 (17.50%) TCP/IP
17 21 (17.50%) Use Case
18 20 (16.67%) Unit Testing
18 20 (16.67%) Degree

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 (10.00%) JBoss
2 4 (3.33%) Apache
2 4 (3.33%) WildFly
3 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.67%) Simulink
4 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) SaaS
2 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.83%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.50%) TCP/IP
2 20 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (2.50%) Internet
4 2 (1.67%) Intranet
5 1 (0.83%) 802.15
5 1 (0.83%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.83%) Wireless
5 1 (0.83%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.33%) Big Data
2 10 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.50%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Ant
1 12 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 12 (10.00%) JIRA
1 12 (10.00%) Maven
2 11 (9.17%) Selenium
3 8 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.83%) MSTest
4 7 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.83%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.50%) Gradle
7 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.67%) Grunt
7 2 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.67%) JUnit
7 2 (1.67%) MSI
7 2 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (1.67%) Subversion
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (15.00%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Avionics
3 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.33%) Electronics
5 3 (2.50%) Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.67%) Automotive
6 2 (1.67%) Marketing
6 2 (1.67%) Military
6 2 (1.67%) Publishing
6 2 (1.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (56.67%) Developer
2 29 (24.17%) Senior Developer
3 27 (22.50%) Java Developer
4 23 (19.17%) HTML Developer
5 21 (17.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (17.50%) Software Engineer
6 20 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (15.83%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 18 (15.00%) C# Developer
9 13 (10.83%) Architect
10 12 (10.00%) Software Architect
11 10 (8.33%) .NET Developer
11 10 (8.33%) Web Developer
12 9 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (7.50%) Software Developer
13 8 (6.67%) Analyst
13 8 (6.67%) C++ Developer
13 8 (6.67%) Consultant
13 8 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
14 7 (5.83%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (48.33%) HTML
2 50 (41.67%) CSS
3 37 (30.83%) XML
4 34 (28.33%) .NET
4 34 (28.33%) J2EE
5 32 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 30 (25.00%) Spring
7 24 (20.00%) JMS
8 23 (19.17%) JDBC
8 23 (19.17%) jQuery
9 22 (18.33%) Ajax
10 20 (16.67%) DHTML
10 20 (16.67%) JSP
10 20 (16.67%) Servlets
11 17 (14.17%) AngularJS
12 14 (11.67%) Web Services
13 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET
13 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (9.17%) RESTful
15 10 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 7 (5.83%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (5.83%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (1.67%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.67%) Physics
6 1 (0.83%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) Replication
6 1 (0.83%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.33%) Linux
2 14 (11.67%) Unix
3 13 (10.83%) Windows
4 3 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.50%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (81.67%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (41.67%) TDD
3 33 (27.50%) Scrum
3 33 (27.50%) Software Engineering
4 31 (25.83%) OO
5 25 (20.83%) MVC
6 24 (20.00%) BDD
7 23 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (17.50%) Use Case
9 20 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
9 20 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 19 (15.83%) SDLC
11 15 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
12 14 (11.67%) UML
13 12 (10.00%) Coaching
13 12 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 12 (10.00%) MVVM
14 11 (9.17%) API Design
14 11 (9.17%) Functional Testing
14 11 (9.17%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 58 (48.33%) JavaScript
2 50 (41.67%) Java
3 38 (31.67%) C#
4 35 (29.17%) C++
5 27 (22.50%) SQL
6 16 (13.33%) C
7 10 (8.33%) MATLAB
8 9 (7.50%) Python
9 7 (5.83%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.00%) Perl
10 6 (5.00%) PHP
11 5 (4.17%) PHP 5
12 4 (3.33%) HQL
12 4 (3.33%) Ruby
13 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.67%) Scala
14 2 (1.67%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.83%) Ada
15 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (16.67%) Degree
2 18 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.83%) ISEB
3 7 (5.83%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (5.83%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) DICOM
1 8 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 8 (6.67%) ISO13485
1 8 (6.67%) QA
2 7 (5.83%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (3.33%) Docker
2 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.67%) XenApp
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Puppet
2 2 (1.67%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 23 (19.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (5.83%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.00%) Green Hills
5 5 (4.17%) Google
6 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.50%) VMware
7 2 (1.67%) Citrix
7 2 (1.67%) webMethods
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco
8 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.83%) SAP
8 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
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