The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architect
Rank - - 86
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -15.38%
Software Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1264 1188 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.27% 97.46% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1042 956
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Software Architect
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in West Sussex

Software Architect
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript