The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 218 201 201
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 36 49 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.82% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.94% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 33
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -18.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.04%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4939 5197 5173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.56% 86.91% 85.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4131 4343 4202
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the South West region.

Software Architecture Salary Trend in the South West

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in the South West

Software Architecture
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Gloucestershire -10 9 £33,500 -21.40% 2
Dorset +15 7 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Bristol +1 7 £42,500 +15.64% 1
Cornwall - 6 - -
Wiltshire +8 3 £34,000 -1.44% 1
Somerset -6 3 £62,250 -
Devon +1 1 £47,500 +12.22%
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 West region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 45 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (67.69%) C#
3 34 (52.31%) .NET
3 34 (52.31%) Software Engineering
4 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
5 28 (43.08%) HTML
5 28 (43.08%) CSS
6 25 (38.46%) C++
7 23 (35.38%) SDLC
8 20 (30.77%) Java
8 20 (30.77%) SQL
9 19 (29.23%) Linux
10 18 (27.69%) Web Services
10 18 (27.69%) BDD
11 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
11 17 (26.15%) .NET Framework
11 17 (26.15%) Scrum
12 16 (24.62%) TDD
12 16 (24.62%) XML
12 16 (24.62%) OO
12 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
12 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
13 15 (23.08%) C
13 15 (23.08%) Degree
14 14 (21.54%) NoSQL
14 14 (21.54%) UML
14 14 (21.54%) Requirements Analysis
15 13 (20.00%) Configuration Management
15 13 (20.00%) Python
15 13 (20.00%) AngularJS

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (18.46%) JBoss
2 6 (9.23%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.62%) CMS
3 3 (4.62%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (4.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) SaaS
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Internet
1 3 (4.62%) Modbus
1 3 (4.62%) RS-485
1 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.54%) NoSQL
3 12 (18.46%) Hadoop
3 12 (18.46%) MongoDB
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.62%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) JIRA
2 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 10 (15.38%) JUnit
2 10 (15.38%) Selenium
3 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.54%) MSI
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.08%) French Language
2 2 (3.08%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (50.77%) Software Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.92%) .NET Developer
5 10 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (9.23%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Senior WinForms Developer
7 5 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
8 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.62%) .NET Architect
9 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.62%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior .NET Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (52.31%) .NET
2 28 (43.08%) CSS
2 28 (43.08%) HTML
3 18 (27.69%) Web Services
4 17 (26.15%) .NET Framework
5 16 (24.62%) XML
6 13 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 13 (20.00%) jQuery
7 12 (18.46%) EJB
7 12 (18.46%) Hibernate
7 12 (18.46%) JSF
8 10 (15.38%) Java EE
8 10 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (12.31%) .NET Compact Framework
9 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
10 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (7.69%) HTML5
11 5 (7.69%) WinForms
12 3 (4.62%) Java SE
13 2 (3.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.62%) Blog
3 3 (4.62%) Device Driver
3 3 (4.62%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.62%) User Experience
4 2 (3.08%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.08%) PDA
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Linux
2 12 (18.46%) Unix
3 10 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (52.31%) Software Engineering
3 23 (35.38%) SDLC
4 18 (27.69%) BDD
5 17 (26.15%) Scrum
6 16 (24.62%) OO
6 16 (24.62%) TDD
7 14 (21.54%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (21.54%) UML
8 13 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 12 (18.46%) Software Delivery
10 10 (15.38%) SOA
10 10 (15.38%) Software Testing
11 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.31%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
11 8 (12.31%) OOD
11 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.77%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) C#
2 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
3 25 (38.46%) C++
4 20 (30.77%) Java
4 20 (30.77%) SQL
5 15 (23.08%) C
6 13 (20.00%) Python
7 7 (10.77%) Perl
8 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.62%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.62%) Embedded C++
9 3 (4.62%) PHP
10 2 (3.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.08%) Degree
3 13 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) ISEB
4 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.62%) Postgraduate
5 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) MISRA
1 3 (4.62%) MISRA C
2 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle
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