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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 266 309 384
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +75
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 187 152 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.01% 0.73% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.86% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 160 145 88
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
15928 17760 18969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.23% 85.46% 83.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13386 14413 14931
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +31 61 £62,500 +38.88%
Surrey +14 40 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Berkshire +12 36 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire +6 30 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +28 13 £47,500 -
West Sussex -1 3 £59,000 +2.60%
East Sussex -13 2 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Kent +17 1 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 223 (62.46%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (46.22%) Degree
3 150 (42.02%) C++
4 140 (39.22%) JavaScript
5 138 (38.66%) Software Engineering
6 135 (37.82%) OO
7 132 (36.97%) HTML
8 129 (36.13%) C#
9 124 (34.73%) Java
10 114 (31.93%) CSS
11 110 (30.81%) Finance
12 80 (22.41%) SQL
13 79 (22.13%) Computer Science
14 78 (21.85%) SDLC
15 75 (21.01%) .NET
16 72 (20.17%) SQL Server
17 71 (19.89%) UML
17 71 (19.89%) Mathematics
18 64 (17.93%) TDD
19 63 (17.65%) C
20 61 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
21 60 (16.81%) Windows
21 60 (16.81%) Microsoft
22 55 (15.41%) Scrum
23 53 (14.85%) Use Case
24 51 (14.29%) XML
25 50 (14.01%) OOP
26 48 (13.45%) Telecoms
26 48 (13.45%) HTML5
27 45 (12.61%) Unit Testing

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 19 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.64%) IIS
3 10 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.40%) SAS
6 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.84%) CMS
8 2 (0.56%) Apache
8 2 (0.56%) JBoss
9 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.12%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.12%) MS Office
3 3 (0.84%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.56%) Odoo
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (5.32%) SaaS
2 12 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.56%) GitHub
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.16%) TCP/IP
2 18 (5.04%) HTTP
3 7 (1.96%) DNS
4 5 (1.40%) Firewall
4 5 (1.40%) Internet
4 5 (1.40%) LAN
4 5 (1.40%) WAN
4 5 (1.40%) Wireless
5 4 (1.12%) IPsec
5 4 (1.12%) LDAP
5 4 (1.12%) SSL
5 4 (1.12%) VPN
6 1 (0.28%) 802.15
6 1 (0.28%) ATM
6 1 (0.28%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.28%) DVB
6 1 (0.28%) HbbTV
6 1 (0.28%) MQTT
6 1 (0.28%) NFC
6 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (20.17%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.00%) NoSQL
3 18 (5.04%) MongoDB
4 13 (3.64%) MySQL
5 12 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.52%) Big Data
7 8 (2.24%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.96%) CouchDB
9 6 (1.68%) DTS
9 6 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.56%) GIS
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 61 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (12.61%) Visual Studio
3 28 (7.84%) NUnit
4 26 (7.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 20 (5.60%) Ant
6 18 (5.04%) JIRA
7 16 (4.48%) Git (software)
8 15 (4.20%) Eclipse
9 14 (3.92%) Maven
10 11 (3.08%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.68%) Xcode
12 5 (1.40%) JUnit
12 5 (1.40%) Subversion
13 4 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (0.56%) MSI
14 2 (0.56%) Selenium
14 2 (0.56%) TestNG
15 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
15 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
General
1 110 (30.81%) Finance
2 48 (13.45%) Telecoms
3 45 (12.61%) Aerospace
4 43 (12.04%) Automotive
5 20 (5.60%) Marketing
6 10 (2.80%) Retail
7 7 (1.96%) Electronics
8 4 (1.12%) Banking
8 4 (1.12%) French Language
8 4 (1.12%) Publishing
9 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.56%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 199 (55.74%) Developer
2 88 (24.65%) C# Developer
3 76 (21.29%) Architect
4 71 (19.89%) Software Developer
5 63 (17.65%) Senior Developer
6 60 (16.81%) C# Software Developer
6 60 (16.81%) Software Engineer
7 44 (12.32%) Java Developer
8 33 (9.24%) Java Architect
9 32 (8.96%) Software Architect
10 30 (8.40%) JavaScript Developer
11 29 (8.12%) C++ Developer
11 29 (8.12%) C++ Software Developer
12 25 (7.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 25 (7.00%) Senior Software Developer
12 25 (7.00%) Web Developer
13 24 (6.72%) Senior C# Developer
14 23 (6.44%) Java Software Architect
14 23 (6.44%) Senior C# Software Developer
15 21 (5.88%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (36.97%) HTML
2 114 (31.93%) CSS
3 75 (21.01%) .NET
4 51 (14.29%) XML
5 48 (13.45%) HTML5
6 42 (11.76%) J2EE
7 34 (9.52%) CSS3
8 32 (8.96%) Spring
9 30 (8.40%) Hibernate
10 27 (7.56%) Natural Language Processing
10 27 (7.56%) WPF
11 26 (7.28%) ASP.NET
12 25 (7.00%) RESTful
12 25 (7.00%) Servlets
12 25 (7.00%) Web Services
13 23 (6.44%) jQuery
13 23 (6.44%) Qt
14 22 (6.16%) JDBC
14 22 (6.16%) Struts
15 21 (5.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 79 (22.13%) Computer Science
2 71 (19.89%) Mathematics
3 35 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (8.96%) Algorithms
5 22 (6.16%) Visualisation
6 18 (5.04%) User Experience
7 12 (3.36%) Reinsurance
8 11 (3.08%) N-Tier
9 9 (2.52%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.52%) Graphic Design
10 8 (2.24%) Cyber Attack
10 8 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
10 8 (2.24%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.96%) Artificial Intelligence
12 6 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.68%) NHS
13 4 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.84%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 60 (16.81%) Windows
2 29 (8.12%) Linux
3 15 (4.20%) Unix
4 10 (2.80%) Mac OS
5 9 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.12%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.28%) Android
9 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (62.46%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (38.66%) Software Engineering
3 135 (37.82%) OO
4 78 (21.85%) SDLC
5 71 (19.89%) UML
6 64 (17.93%) TDD
7 55 (15.41%) Scrum
8 53 (14.85%) Use Case
9 50 (14.01%) OOP
10 45 (12.61%) Unit Testing
11 43 (12.04%) Analytics
12 42 (11.76%) Data Modelling
13 40 (11.20%) User Stories
14 35 (9.80%) Content Management
15 34 (9.52%) Financial Modelling
15 34 (9.52%) SOA
16 33 (9.24%) Static Code Analysis
17 32 (8.96%) MVC
18 29 (8.12%) TOGAF
18 29 (8.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 150 (42.02%) C++
2 140 (39.22%) JavaScript
3 129 (36.13%) C#
4 124 (34.73%) Java
5 80 (22.41%) SQL
6 63 (17.65%) C
7 41 (11.48%) Python
8 34 (9.52%) PHP
9 23 (6.44%) MATLAB
10 20 (5.60%) Ruby
11 14 (3.92%) Perl
12 6 (1.68%) PHP 5
12 6 (1.68%) VB
12 6 (1.68%) XPath
13 5 (1.40%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.12%) AspectJ
14 4 (1.12%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.12%) SPARQL
14 4 (1.12%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 165 (46.22%) Degree
2 18 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.80%) ISEB
4 10 (2.80%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.12%) CISM
6 4 (1.12%) CISSP
6 4 (1.12%) IISP
6 4 (1.12%) ISACA
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.40%) QA
2 28 (7.84%) ISO13485
3 22 (6.16%) DICOM
3 22 (6.16%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.40%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.12%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (1.96%) Docker
2 3 (0.84%) Firmware
3 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.56%) Puppet
1 2 (0.56%) ThinApp
2 1 (0.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 60 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.04%) Oracle
3 12 (3.36%) TOWER Software
4 8 (2.24%) Remedy
5 6 (1.68%) Infragistics
6 4 (1.12%) DevExpress
6 4 (1.12%) Telerik
7 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.84%) SAP
7 3 (0.84%) VMware
8 2 (0.56%) CA
8 2 (0.56%) Citrix
8 2 (0.56%) Teradata
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco
9 1 (0.28%) Google
9 1 (0.28%) Green Hills
9 1 (0.28%) HP
9 1 (0.28%) IBM
9 1 (0.28%) NetApp
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Free Parking
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant
aap3
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Petersfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bexhill-On-Sea
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + attractive package, work from home Fridays
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago