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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 181 192
Rank change year-on-year +16 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 17 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.51% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.65% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 21
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,800 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 2804 4008 4366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.64% 88.48% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2195 3175 3188
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +17 7 - - 1
Slough - 5 £55,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 3 £75,000 - 1
Software Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 27 (67.50%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) Oracle
2 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 25 (62.50%) Degree
3 24 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 24 (60.00%) Big Data
3 24 (60.00%) Master's Degree
4 21 (52.50%) QA
5 20 (50.00%) REST
6 19 (47.50%) Mentoring
6 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (47.50%) Regression Testing
7 18 (45.00%) Machine Learning
8 17 (42.50%) Web Services
9 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (30.00%) Open Source
11 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
11 11 (27.50%) HTML
12 10 (25.00%) Scrum
12 10 (25.00%) Apache Spark
13 9 (22.50%) RequireJS
13 9 (22.50%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (22.50%) HTML5
13 9 (22.50%) jQuery
14 6 (15.00%) Data Mining
14 6 (15.00%) C++
14 6 (15.00%) Python
14 6 (15.00%) Maven
14 6 (15.00%) Visualisation
14 6 (15.00%) Data Cleansing

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 10 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) 802.15
1 1 (2.50%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) Big Data
1 24 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (15.00%) Data Mining
3 6 (15.00%) HBase
3 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (15.00%) Maven
2 2 (5.00%) Ant
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Software Developer
2 9 (22.50%) UI Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Data Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Development Director
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Development Director
5 4 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) REST
2 17 (42.50%) Web Services
3 11 (27.50%) HTML
4 9 (22.50%) HTML5
4 9 (22.50%) jQuery
4 9 (22.50%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (22.50%) RequireJS
5 6 (15.00%) Kafka
6 5 (12.50%) .NET
6 5 (12.50%) Spring
6 5 (12.50%) Spring Boot
7 3 (7.50%) Java EE
8 2 (5.00%) CSS
8 2 (5.00%) LINQ
8 2 (5.00%) WCF
8 2 (5.00%) WinForms
9 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
9 1 (2.50%) JSON
9 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Algorithms
1 6 (15.00%) Social Media
1 6 (15.00%) Virtual Team
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.50%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Mentoring
2 19 (47.50%) Regression Testing
3 18 (45.00%) Machine Learning
4 12 (30.00%) Open Source
5 10 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (15.00%) BDD
6 6 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (15.00%) Microservices
6 6 (15.00%) Visualisation
7 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (12.50%) People Management
7 5 (12.50%) TDD
8 4 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.00%) User Stories
9 3 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.00%) C++
3 6 (15.00%) Python
4 4 (10.00%) Scala
5 3 (7.50%) SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Degree
2 24 (60.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (52.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full bens package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago