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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 323 315 369
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +54
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 99 148 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.70% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.83% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 87 138 68
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
14943 17932 18336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.23% 85.33% 83.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12434 14896 14137
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Oxfordshire +26 24 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire +14 20 £42,500 -24.10% 6
Surrey -20 20 £47,500 -17.39%
Berkshire +14 19 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £47,500 - 1
East Sussex -4 4 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Sussex +14 3 £59,000 -1.25%
Kent +4 2 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 195 (70.65%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (41.30%) Degree
3 101 (36.59%) Java
4 100 (36.23%) Software Engineering
5 99 (35.87%) C++
6 89 (32.25%) JavaScript
7 87 (31.52%) HTML
8 85 (30.80%) C#
9 82 (29.71%) OO
10 71 (25.72%) CSS
11 64 (23.19%) TDD
12 63 (22.83%) Finance
13 61 (22.10%) .NET
14 56 (20.29%) C
15 54 (19.57%) SQL
15 54 (19.57%) SDLC
16 52 (18.84%) Scrum
17 49 (17.75%) UML
18 48 (17.39%) Microsoft
19 43 (15.58%) Windows
19 43 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
20 42 (15.22%) SQL Server
21 41 (14.86%) Use Case
22 40 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
23 38 (13.77%) OOP
24 36 (13.04%) J2EE
24 36 (13.04%) Analytics
25 35 (12.68%) Python
25 35 (12.68%) Computer Science
26 34 (12.32%) Data Modelling

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 16 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.90%) IIS
3 5 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.45%) SAS
4 4 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.72%) Apache
5 2 (0.72%) CMS
5 2 (0.72%) JBoss
6 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.45%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.45%) MS Office
3 3 (1.09%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (5.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Odoo
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.07%) SaaS
3 6 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.25%) TCP/IP
2 17 (6.16%) HTTP
3 3 (1.09%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) ATM
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) DVB
4 1 (0.36%) HbbTV
4 1 (0.36%) MQTT
4 1 (0.36%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.07%) NoSQL
2 14 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.99%) Big Data
5 10 (3.62%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.09%) MySQL
8 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.36%) DTS
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (8.33%) Ant
2 23 (8.33%) JIRA
3 21 (7.61%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.07%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.71%) Eclipse
5 13 (4.71%) Maven
6 9 (3.26%) NUnit
6 9 (3.26%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (2.90%) Selenium
8 7 (2.54%) MSTest
8 7 (2.54%) WebDriver
9 6 (2.17%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.81%) Subversion
11 4 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (1.09%) JUnit
13 2 (0.72%) MSI
14 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
14 1 (0.36%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
General
1 63 (22.83%) Finance
2 31 (11.23%) Telecoms
3 30 (10.87%) Aerospace
4 28 (10.14%) Automotive
5 10 (3.62%) Marketing
6 6 (2.17%) Retail
7 4 (1.45%) Banking
7 4 (1.45%) Electronics
8 3 (1.09%) Avionics
8 3 (1.09%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 143 (51.81%) Developer
2 69 (25.00%) Architect
3 49 (17.75%) Senior Developer
4 47 (17.03%) C# Developer
5 44 (15.94%) Software Engineer
6 43 (15.58%) Software Developer
7 40 (14.49%) Java Developer
8 32 (11.59%) Software Architect
9 29 (10.51%) Java Architect
10 27 (9.78%) C++ Developer
10 27 (9.78%) C++ Software Developer
11 26 (9.42%) C# Software Developer
11 26 (9.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 22 (7.97%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 21 (7.61%) Data Architect
14 20 (7.25%) Java Software Architect
15 19 (6.88%) TOGAF Architect
16 18 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
16 18 (6.52%) Web Developer
17 17 (6.16%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (31.52%) HTML
2 71 (25.72%) CSS
3 61 (22.10%) .NET
4 36 (13.04%) J2EE
5 27 (9.78%) Hibernate
5 27 (9.78%) jQuery
5 27 (9.78%) Natural Language Processing
5 27 (9.78%) Qt
5 27 (9.78%) XML
6 26 (9.42%) HTML5
6 26 (9.42%) Spring
7 18 (6.52%) JMS
7 18 (6.52%) JSP
7 18 (6.52%) Servlets
8 17 (6.16%) ASP.NET
8 17 (6.16%) DHTML
8 17 (6.16%) JDBC
8 17 (6.16%) RESTful
9 16 (5.80%) CSS3
9 16 (5.80%) VTK
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 31 (11.23%) Algorithms
4 28 (10.14%) Mathematics
5 26 (9.42%) Visualisation
6 13 (4.71%) User Experience
7 11 (3.99%) N-Tier
8 9 (3.26%) Cyber Attack
8 9 (3.26%) Graphic Design
9 8 (2.90%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (2.17%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (2.17%) NHS
11 4 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.45%) Reinsurance
12 3 (1.09%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.36%) Linked Data
14 1 (0.36%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 43 (15.58%) Windows
2 24 (8.70%) Linux
3 12 (4.35%) Unix
4 10 (3.62%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.36%) Android
7 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.36%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (70.65%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (36.23%) Software Engineering
3 82 (29.71%) OO
4 64 (23.19%) TDD
5 54 (19.57%) SDLC
6 52 (18.84%) Scrum
7 49 (17.75%) UML
8 41 (14.86%) Use Case
9 38 (13.77%) OOP
10 36 (13.04%) Analytics
11 34 (12.32%) BDD
11 34 (12.32%) Data Modelling
12 33 (11.96%) User Stories
13 31 (11.23%) TOGAF
13 31 (11.23%) Waterfall
14 30 (10.87%) Microservices
14 30 (10.87%) SOA
15 28 (10.14%) Content Management
16 27 (9.78%) Data Analysis
16 27 (9.78%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 101 (36.59%) Java
2 99 (35.87%) C++
3 89 (32.25%) JavaScript
4 85 (30.80%) C#
5 56 (20.29%) C
6 54 (19.57%) SQL
7 35 (12.68%) Python
8 27 (9.78%) MATLAB
9 26 (9.42%) PHP
10 17 (6.16%) Perl
11 14 (5.07%) Ruby
12 9 (3.26%) PHP 5
13 5 (1.81%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.45%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.45%) SPARQL
14 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.45%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.09%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.72%) Scala
17 1 (0.36%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 114 (41.30%) Degree
2 21 (7.61%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.90%) ISEB
4 8 (2.90%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.59%) ISO13485
2 26 (9.42%) DICOM
2 26 (9.42%) ISO 9001
3 23 (8.33%) QA
4 4 (1.45%) Solvency II
5 3 (1.09%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (2.90%) Docker
2 3 (1.09%) Firmware
2 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.72%) XenApp
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Puppet
1 2 (0.72%) ThinApp
2 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.16%) Oracle
3 8 (2.90%) Remedy
4 7 (2.54%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.17%) Infragistics
6 4 (1.45%) DevExpress
6 4 (1.45%) Telerik
6 4 (1.45%) TOWER Software
7 3 (1.09%) Green Hills
7 3 (1.09%) VMware
8 2 (0.72%) Citrix
8 2 (0.72%) Google
8 2 (0.72%) Teradata
9 1 (0.36%) Broadcom
9 1 (0.36%) CA
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco
9 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.36%) SAP
9 1 (0.36%) webMethods
9 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
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