Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 180 154
Rank change year-on-year +3 -26 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 14 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.38% 0.45% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.48% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 31
Bristol median annual salary £57,750 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.58% -3.06% +40.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,250 £77,500 £59,000
South West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +18.75%

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 3,390 3,523 3,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.18% 93.82% 93.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,635 2,963 2,635
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,100 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) RESTful
3 4 (28.57%) User Experience
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) Apache
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
5 2 (14.29%) Intranet
5 2 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Google
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum

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 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Kinematics
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) G Suite
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
1 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Slack
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (7.14%) Head of DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) RESTful
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Node.js
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (14.29%) Kafka
3 2 (14.29%) LAMP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
4 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) React
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Blog
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Native
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) API Design
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Secure Coding
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Google
1 2 (14.29%) Workday
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle