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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 110 111
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 11 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.59% 0.38% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.42% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 26
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +26.66%  
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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1673 1435 1732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.19% 90.88% 89.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1235 1491
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) TDD
5 7 (35.00%) Maven
5 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) OO
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (35.00%) SOLID
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (30.00%) Umbraco
6 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (30.00%) RESTful
6 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (30.00%) High Availability
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) SOA
6 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
6 6 (30.00%) C++
6 6 (30.00%) Sitecore

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 6 (30.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (15.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DVB
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (35.00%) Maven
3 6 (30.00%) Subversion
4 4 (20.00%) Ant
4 4 (20.00%) JUnit
5 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.00%) SonarQube
6 1 (5.00%) Mockito
6 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
3 6 (30.00%) NHibernate
3 6 (30.00%) RESTful
4 4 (20.00%) NumPy
5 3 (15.00%) JSR 170
5 3 (15.00%) OSGi
6 2 (10.00%) Ext JS
6 2 (10.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) Spring
6 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (35.00%) OO
4 7 (35.00%) SOLID
5 6 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (30.00%) High Availability
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) SOA
6 4 (20.00%) 3D Visualisation
6 4 (20.00%) BDD
6 4 (20.00%) Build Automation
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (15.00%) Adobe
3 3 (15.00%) Coverity
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + flexible hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago