The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Software Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 196 219
Rank change year-on-year +38 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 25 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.74% 0.52% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.60% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 18
Median salary £56,250 £64,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.12% +29.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

Software Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2876 4347 4706
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.19% 87.15% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 3498 3383
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Berkshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Berkshire

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Berkshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +43 22 £50,000 -33.33% 3
Maidenhead +2 2 £55,000 +41.93% 3
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 25 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 25 (71.43%) Big Data
2 22 (62.86%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) Software Engineering
3 21 (60.00%) Degree
3 21 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (54.29%) Oracle
6 17 (48.57%) REST
7 16 (45.71%) QA
8 15 (42.86%) Regression Testing
8 15 (42.86%) NoSQL
9 14 (40.00%) Machine Learning
10 13 (37.14%) Web Services
10 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
10 13 (37.14%) HTML
10 13 (37.14%) jQuery
11 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (28.57%) C++
13 8 (22.86%) Apache Spark
13 8 (22.86%) Domain-Driven Design
13 8 (22.86%) Open Source
13 8 (22.86%) BDD
14 7 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (20.00%) HTML5
14 7 (20.00%) Energy Management
14 7 (20.00%) RequireJS
14 7 (20.00%) TDD
15 6 (17.14%) NHibernate
15 6 (17.14%) MVC

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (22.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) 802.15
1 2 (5.71%) Bluetooth
1 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (5.71%) Wireless
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) Big Data
1 25 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 15 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 5 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 5 (14.29%) HBase
3 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Ant
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (5.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 7 (20.00%) UI Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Data Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Software Development Director
6 3 (8.57%) C++ Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Alliance Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Build Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Channel Sales Manager
8 1 (2.86%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Sales Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Software Sales Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) REST
2 13 (37.14%) HTML
2 13 (37.14%) jQuery
2 13 (37.14%) Web Services
3 7 (20.00%) HTML5
3 7 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (20.00%) RequireJS
4 6 (17.14%) .NET
4 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
4 6 (17.14%) CSS
4 6 (17.14%) MEAN Stack
4 6 (17.14%) NHibernate
4 6 (17.14%) RESTful
4 6 (17.14%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (14.29%) Kafka
6 2 (5.71%) 802.1X
6 2 (5.71%) JSON
6 2 (5.71%) Spring
7 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 5 (14.29%) Social Media
2 5 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 3 (8.57%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.71%) Smart Home
5 1 (2.86%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Software Engineering
2 21 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (42.86%) Regression Testing
5 14 (40.00%) Machine Learning
6 8 (22.86%) BDD
6 8 (22.86%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (22.86%) Open Source
7 7 (20.00%) Energy Management
7 7 (20.00%) TDD
8 6 (17.14%) Analytics
8 6 (17.14%) API Design
8 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (17.14%) Memory Management
8 6 (17.14%) MVC
8 6 (17.14%) MVVM
8 6 (17.14%) Parallel Processing
8 6 (17.14%) SOA
8 6 (17.14%) SOLID
8 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) C++
4 6 (17.14%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) Python
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
5 3 (8.57%) Scala
6 2 (5.71%) C
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (45.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.86%) Google
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pass software Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pass software Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago