Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 168 159
Rank change year-on-year -19 -9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 17 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.44% 0.43% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.48% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 37
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £31,400 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,500 £59,250 £72,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +26.67% -11.76%

Software Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3518 2931 3388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.90% 91.00% 90.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2900 2476 2923
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,475 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Software Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Bristol

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Bristol

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) C++
6 6 (35.29%) C
7 5 (29.41%) Digital TV
7 5 (29.41%) DVB
7 5 (29.41%) OOD
7 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 4 (23.53%) React
8 4 (23.53%) RESTful
8 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 4 (23.53%) Scrum
8 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 4 (23.53%) Web Development
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (17.65%) Kanban
9 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
9 3 (17.65%) PHP 5
9 3 (17.65%) Web Design
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) PHP
9 3 (17.65%) Sass
9 3 (17.65%) Laravel
9 3 (17.65%) SaaS
9 3 (17.65%) Loose Coupling
9 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DVB
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.88%) Mockito
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Architect
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 4 (23.53%) React
3 4 (23.53%) RESTful
4 3 (17.65%) Laravel
4 3 (17.65%) Sass
5 2 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.76%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (11.76%) Ember.js
5 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
6 1 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (5.88%) JSR 170
6 1 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Digital TV
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) OOD
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Kanban
5 3 (17.65%) Loose Coupling
5 3 (17.65%) Web Design
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) SOLID
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Content Management
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) C++
3 6 (35.29%) C
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) PHP 5
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Zend