The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - 61 67
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 1.28% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.59% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Software Architecture
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
527 441 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.55% 80.62% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 480 385 382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Software Architecture
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SysML
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) SonarQube

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (100.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SysML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 61508