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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 353 318 328
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 60 159 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.86% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 55 137 117
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £34,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
14206 18532 18385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.85% 86.10% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11706 15514 14538
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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
Hampshire +7 15 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Berkshire +46 12 £47,500 -15.55%
Buckinghamshire +7 12 £47,500 - 1
East Sussex +14 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Surrey -53 4 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Kent +8 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Oxfordshire +22 2 £53,750 -17.30% 2
West Sussex +16 2 - -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 146 (77.25%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (38.10%) HTML
3 71 (37.57%) JavaScript
4 70 (37.04%) Java
5 68 (35.98%) Software Engineering
6 66 (34.92%) TDD
7 56 (29.63%) CSS
8 54 (28.57%) C++
9 49 (25.93%) Scrum
10 48 (25.40%) C#
10 48 (25.40%) Degree
11 43 (22.75%) .NET
12 38 (20.11%) C
13 37 (19.58%) OO
14 35 (18.52%) SQL
15 34 (17.99%) J2EE
15 34 (17.99%) XML
15 34 (17.99%) BDD
16 32 (16.93%) SDLC
16 32 (16.93%) Hibernate
17 31 (16.40%) jQuery
18 30 (15.87%) Spring
18 30 (15.87%) Microsoft
19 27 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
21 25 (13.23%) ISO13485
21 25 (13.23%) Linux
22 24 (12.70%) Finance
23 23 (12.17%) MVC
23 23 (12.17%) AngularJS

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 (6.35%) JBoss
2 7 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.12%) Apache
3 4 (2.12%) WildFly
4 3 (1.59%) IIS
5 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.53%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.06%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.23%) SaaS
3 7 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.53%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.53%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.05%) TCP/IP
2 17 (8.99%) HTTP
3 5 (2.65%) Internet
4 2 (1.06%) Intranet
5 1 (0.53%) 802.15
5 1 (0.53%) ATM
5 1 (0.53%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.53%) DVB
5 1 (0.53%) HbbTV
5 1 (0.53%) MQTT
5 1 (0.53%) NFC
5 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless
5 1 (0.53%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.35%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.82%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.76%) Big Data
5 8 (4.23%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (8.47%) Ant
1 16 (8.47%) JIRA
2 15 (7.94%) Jenkins
2 15 (7.94%) Maven
3 12 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.82%) Selenium
5 9 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 7 (3.70%) MSTest
6 7 (3.70%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.65%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.12%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.59%) Gradle
10 2 (1.06%) Grunt
10 2 (1.06%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.06%) JUnit
10 2 (1.06%) MSI
10 2 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.06%) Subversion
11 1 (0.53%) Bugzilla
General
1 24 (12.70%) Finance
2 12 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.82%) Aerospace
4 8 (4.23%) Automotive
5 7 (3.70%) Avionics
6 5 (2.65%) Electronics
7 4 (2.12%) Banking
8 3 (1.59%) Marketing
8 3 (1.59%) Publishing
8 3 (1.59%) Retail
9 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (48.68%) Developer
2 36 (19.05%) Architect
2 36 (19.05%) Software Engineer
3 35 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 32 (16.93%) Java Developer
5 23 (12.17%) HTML Developer
6 22 (11.64%) JavaScript Developer
7 21 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 21 (11.11%) Software Architect
8 19 (10.05%) C# Developer
8 19 (10.05%) Web Developer
9 18 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (8.99%) Software Developer
11 16 (8.47%) Java Architect
11 16 (8.47%) Senior Web Developer
12 14 (7.41%) C++ Developer
12 14 (7.41%) C++ Software Developer
13 12 (6.35%) Analyst
14 11 (5.82%) Java Software Architect
15 10 (5.29%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (38.10%) HTML
2 56 (29.63%) CSS
3 43 (22.75%) .NET
4 34 (17.99%) J2EE
4 34 (17.99%) XML
5 32 (16.93%) Hibernate
6 31 (16.40%) jQuery
7 30 (15.87%) Spring
8 23 (12.17%) AngularJS
9 21 (11.11%) JMS
9 21 (11.11%) Qt
10 20 (10.58%) JDBC
11 17 (8.99%) Ajax
11 17 (8.99%) DHTML
11 17 (8.99%) JSP
11 17 (8.99%) Servlets
11 17 (8.99%) Web Services
12 15 (7.94%) HTML5
12 15 (7.94%) RESTful
13 12 (6.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.58%) Visualisation
3 15 (7.94%) User Experience
4 11 (5.82%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.29%) Algorithms
6 9 (4.76%) Graphic Design
7 8 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (3.17%) Cyber Attack
10 5 (2.65%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (2.65%) NHS
11 3 (1.59%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.59%) N-Tier
12 2 (1.06%) Driving Licence
12 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.53%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.53%) MHEG
13 1 (0.53%) Semantic Web
13 1 (0.53%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.23%) Linux
2 22 (11.64%) Windows
3 15 (7.94%) Unix
4 9 (4.76%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) Android
6 1 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (77.25%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (35.98%) Software Engineering
3 66 (34.92%) TDD
4 49 (25.93%) Scrum
5 37 (19.58%) OO
6 34 (17.99%) BDD
7 32 (16.93%) SDLC
8 26 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (12.17%) MVC
10 22 (11.64%) UML
10 22 (11.64%) Use Case
11 20 (10.58%) Computer Vision
11 20 (10.58%) Image Processing
11 20 (10.58%) Waterfall
11 20 (10.58%) Web Development
12 19 (10.05%) Analytics
12 19 (10.05%) Data Protection
12 19 (10.05%) User Stories
13 17 (8.99%) OOA/OOD
13 17 (8.99%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 71 (37.57%) JavaScript
2 70 (37.04%) Java
3 54 (28.57%) C++
4 48 (25.40%) C#
5 38 (20.11%) C
6 35 (18.52%) SQL
7 21 (11.11%) Python
8 20 (10.58%) MATLAB
9 19 (10.05%) PHP
10 13 (6.88%) Ruby
11 11 (5.82%) Perl
12 8 (4.23%) PHP 5
13 5 (2.65%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.12%) Embedded C
14 4 (2.12%) HQL
14 4 (2.12%) SPARQL
15 3 (1.59%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.06%) Scala
16 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.53%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 48 (25.40%) Degree
2 19 (10.05%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.70%) ISEB
4 7 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.59%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.23%) ISO13485
2 20 (10.58%) DICOM
2 20 (10.58%) ISO 9001
3 8 (4.23%) QA
4 7 (3.70%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) Docker
2 3 (1.59%) Firmware
2 3 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.06%) XenApp
4 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.12%) Puppet
2 2 (1.06%) ThinApp
3 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.47%) Oracle
3 7 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.17%) Google
4 6 (3.17%) Green Hills
5 3 (1.59%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.59%) VMware
6 2 (1.06%) Citrix
6 2 (1.06%) webMethods
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe
7 1 (0.53%) Broadcom
7 1 (0.53%) CA
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco
7 1 (0.53%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.53%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Teradata
7 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
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