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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 206 218 174
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -44
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 29 37 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.63% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.73% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 48
Median salary £42,500 £37,150 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.40% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,500 £75,000
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4656 5071 5126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.78% 85.99% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3904 4282 4181
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 24 July 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 24 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
Dorset +21 11 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Gloucestershire +4 8 £33,500 -37.67%
Bristol 0 8 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Devon +4 1 £47,500 +27.86%
Somerset -10 1 £82,500 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (61.40%) C#
3 30 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 29 (50.88%) HTML
4 29 (50.88%) SQL
4 29 (50.88%) .NET
5 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
6 25 (43.86%) CSS
7 24 (42.11%) SDLC
8 23 (40.35%) Java
9 22 (38.60%) C++
10 20 (35.09%) Linux
11 19 (33.33%) Scrum
12 18 (31.58%) BDD
13 17 (29.82%) NoSQL
13 17 (29.82%) C
13 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
14 16 (28.07%) TDD
14 16 (28.07%) Degree
14 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
14 16 (28.07%) AngularJS
15 15 (26.32%) JIRA
16 14 (24.56%) Requirements Analysis
16 14 (24.56%) Software Testing
17 13 (22.81%) Java EE
17 13 (22.81%) JSF
17 13 (22.81%) Selenium
17 13 (22.81%) jQuery
17 13 (22.81%) DV Cleared
17 13 (22.81%) Hadoop

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 13 (22.81%) JBoss
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) NoSQL
2 13 (22.81%) Hadoop
2 13 (22.81%) MongoDB
2 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) JIRA
2 13 (22.81%) Cucumber
2 13 (22.81%) JUnit
2 13 (22.81%) Selenium
3 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) French Language
2 2 (3.51%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Developer
3 11 (19.30%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Senior Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Architect
6 7 (12.28%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) Systems Support
8 4 (7.02%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Java Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Software Architect
9 3 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) C# Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) .NET
1 29 (50.88%) HTML
2 25 (43.86%) CSS
3 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
4 16 (28.07%) AngularJS
5 13 (22.81%) EJB
5 13 (22.81%) Hibernate
5 13 (22.81%) Java EE
5 13 (22.81%) jQuery
5 13 (22.81%) JSF
5 13 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (22.81%) Web Services
5 13 (22.81%) XML
6 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 8 (14.04%) .NET Compact Framework
7 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (5.26%) WinForms
9 2 (3.51%) HTML5
9 2 (3.51%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Blog
1 3 (5.26%) Cryptography
1 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) PDA
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Unix
3 10 (17.54%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 24 (42.11%) SDLC
4 19 (33.33%) Scrum
5 18 (31.58%) BDD
6 16 (28.07%) TDD
7 14 (24.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (24.56%) Software Testing
8 13 (22.81%) Configuration Management
8 13 (22.81%) OO
8 13 (22.81%) SOA
8 13 (22.81%) Software Delivery
9 9 (15.79%) UML
10 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (14.04%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (14.04%) MVC
10 8 (14.04%) OOD
11 6 (10.53%) Information Security
12 5 (8.77%) Multithreading
12 5 (8.77%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 35 (61.40%) C#
2 29 (50.88%) SQL
3 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
4 23 (40.35%) Java
5 22 (38.60%) C++
6 17 (29.82%) C
7 6 (10.53%) Python
8 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.77%) Perl
9 3 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Degree
1 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Oracle
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
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