The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 81 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.14% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £25,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.91% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Software Architecture
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
581 719 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.37% 83.41% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 492 633 657
Average salary £42,500 £40,325 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.39% +7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Southampton

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Android
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Java SE
4 4 (57.14%) Java EE
4 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 4 (57.14%) UX Design
4 4 (57.14%) Sencha
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) Android Development
4 4 (57.14%) User Experience
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) OOP
5 3 (42.86%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) C#
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) WinForms
6 2 (28.57%) NUnit
6 2 (28.57%) Life Science
6 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQLite
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) NUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Redmine
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Junior
2 4 (57.14%) Junior Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Java SE
1 4 (57.14%) Java EE
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) QML
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Qt
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) UX Design
3 4 (57.14%) Android Development
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Sencha