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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 283 333 348
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +15
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 170 139 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.64% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.76% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 154 120 95
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
16509 18294 20019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.52% 84.52% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13909 14421 15916
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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
Surrey +18 85 £51,250 -4.65% 9
Berkshire +20 27 £64,750 +32.82% 2
Buckinghamshire +36 17 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Kent -6 11 £42,500 -10.52%
East Sussex +15 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Oxfordshire +13 10 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Hampshire +8 10 £55,500 +39.62% 2
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 183 (58.10%) OO
2 182 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (55.56%) C#
4 166 (52.70%) JavaScript
5 162 (51.43%) Degree
6 161 (51.11%) C++
7 149 (47.30%) Finance
8 147 (46.67%) HTML
9 137 (43.49%) CSS
10 126 (40.00%) Computer Science
11 110 (34.92%) Software Engineering
12 106 (33.65%) SQL
13 104 (33.02%) SQL Server
14 100 (31.75%) Mathematics
15 94 (29.84%) Java
16 90 (28.57%) .NET
17 82 (26.03%) SDLC
18 72 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
19 70 (22.22%) Unit Testing
20 69 (21.90%) Visual Studio
20 69 (21.90%) XML
21 66 (20.95%) Microsoft
22 65 (20.63%) Financial Modelling
23 60 (19.05%) HTML5
24 58 (18.41%) UML
25 52 (16.51%) Use Case
26 50 (15.87%) Windows
27 49 (15.56%) NUnit
28 48 (15.24%) CSS3
29 47 (14.92%) User Stories

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 10 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (3.17%) SharePoint
1 10 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (2.86%) IIS
3 7 (2.22%) Node.js
4 6 (1.90%) Apache
4 6 (1.90%) CMS
4 6 (1.90%) JBoss
5 3 (0.95%) SAS
6 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.63%) Odoo
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.71%) SaaS
2 9 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.63%) Force.com
4 2 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.21%) TCP/IP
2 23 (7.30%) HTTP
3 7 (2.22%) DNS
4 6 (1.90%) Wireless
5 5 (1.59%) Firewall
5 5 (1.59%) LAN
5 5 (1.59%) WAN
6 4 (1.27%) IPsec
6 4 (1.27%) LDAP
6 4 (1.27%) SSL
6 4 (1.27%) VPN
7 3 (0.95%) Internet
8 2 (0.63%) 802.15
8 2 (0.63%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (33.02%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.67%) MySQL
3 19 (6.03%) NoSQL
4 12 (3.81%) MongoDB
4 12 (3.81%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.49%) CouchDB
6 10 (3.17%) DTS
6 10 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.22%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.63%) GIS
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 72 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 69 (21.90%) Visual Studio
3 49 (15.56%) NUnit
4 44 (13.97%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 14 (4.44%) JIRA
7 13 (4.13%) Eclipse
8 11 (3.49%) Ant
9 10 (3.17%) JUnit
10 7 (2.22%) Xcode
11 6 (1.90%) TestNG
12 4 (1.27%) CasperJS
12 4 (1.27%) Jenkins
12 4 (1.27%) Maven
12 4 (1.27%) PhantomJS
12 4 (1.27%) Selenium
12 4 (1.27%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.95%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.95%) Moq
13 3 (0.95%) Protractor
General
1 149 (47.30%) Finance
2 38 (12.06%) Telecoms
3 35 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 35 (11.11%) Automotive
4 23 (7.30%) Marketing
5 15 (4.76%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.54%) Electronics
8 5 (1.59%) Retail
9 4 (1.27%) French Language
10 3 (0.95%) Games
11 2 (0.63%) Legal
11 2 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 216 (68.57%) Developer
2 132 (41.90%) C# Developer
3 94 (29.84%) Software Developer
4 89 (28.25%) Senior Developer
5 88 (27.94%) C# Software Developer
6 53 (16.83%) Senior C# Developer
7 44 (13.97%) Senior Software Developer
8 42 (13.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 39 (12.38%) Java Developer
10 38 (12.06%) Architect
11 36 (11.43%) Software Engineer
12 31 (9.84%) JavaScript Developer
13 29 (9.21%) Senior Java Developer
14 25 (7.94%) C++ Developer
14 25 (7.94%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 25 (7.94%) SQL Developer
15 24 (7.62%) Software Architect
16 23 (7.30%) C++ Software Developer
16 23 (7.30%) J2EE Developer
16 23 (7.30%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (46.67%) HTML
2 137 (43.49%) CSS
3 90 (28.57%) .NET
4 69 (21.90%) XML
5 60 (19.05%) HTML5
6 48 (15.24%) CSS3
7 46 (14.60%) J2EE
8 43 (13.65%) Web Services
9 41 (13.02%) WPF
10 36 (11.43%) Servlets
11 35 (11.11%) Hibernate
12 33 (10.48%) Spring
13 30 (9.52%) ASP.NET
14 29 (9.21%) JSP
14 29 (9.21%) Struts
15 27 (8.57%) JDBC
15 27 (8.57%) JMS
15 27 (8.57%) RESTful
16 24 (7.62%) DHTML
17 20 (6.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 126 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 100 (31.75%) Mathematics
3 27 (8.57%) Reinsurance
4 9 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.86%) User Experience
5 8 (2.54%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.22%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.59%) Biometrics
8 5 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.59%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.63%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.63%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.87%) Windows
2 41 (13.02%) Linux
3 27 (8.57%) Unix
4 15 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.49%) Windows NT
5 11 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.54%) Android
7 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (58.10%) OO
2 182 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (34.92%) Software Engineering
4 82 (26.03%) SDLC
5 70 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 65 (20.63%) Financial Modelling
7 58 (18.41%) UML
8 52 (16.51%) Use Case
9 47 (14.92%) User Stories
10 42 (13.33%) TDD
11 38 (12.06%) MVC
12 34 (10.79%) Open Source
12 34 (10.79%) Scrum
13 32 (10.16%) OOP
14 28 (8.89%) OOA/OOD
14 28 (8.89%) SOLID
15 27 (8.57%) OOD
15 27 (8.57%) Risk Management
16 24 (7.62%) Static Code Analysis
17 20 (6.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 175 (55.56%) C#
2 166 (52.70%) JavaScript
3 161 (51.11%) C++
4 106 (33.65%) SQL
5 94 (29.84%) Java
6 32 (10.16%) C
7 24 (7.62%) Python
8 21 (6.67%) PHP
9 13 (4.13%) Ruby
10 10 (3.17%) Perl
10 10 (3.17%) VB
10 10 (3.17%) XPath
11 7 (2.22%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.22%) Scala
12 4 (1.27%) AspectJ
13 3 (0.95%) Delphi
13 3 (0.95%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.95%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.95%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 162 (51.43%) Degree
2 12 (3.81%) SC Cleared
2 12 (3.81%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.17%) ISEB
3 10 (3.17%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.27%) CISM
4 4 (1.27%) CISSP
4 4 (1.27%) IISP
4 4 (1.27%) ISACA
5 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (13.65%) QA
2 5 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 4 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.95%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.63%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.32%) DICOM
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.32%) ISO13485
System Software
1 3 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 66 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.57%) TOWER Software
3 17 (5.40%) Oracle
4 5 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.95%) SAP
6 2 (0.63%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.32%) BMC
7 1 (0.32%) CA
7 1 (0.32%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco
7 1 (0.32%) HP
7 1 (0.32%) IBM
7 1 (0.32%) Marketo
7 1 (0.32%) NetApp
7 1 (0.32%) Progress
7 1 (0.32%) Teradata
7 1 (0.32%) VMware
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