The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 90 92
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 22 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.77% 1.55% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.72% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 19
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £55,000
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 Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1138 1337 1230
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 91.48% 90.03% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 838 1021 1009
Median salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.37% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Cambridge over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 35 (61.40%) Degree
1 35 (61.40%) Mathematics
2 34 (59.65%) C
3 29 (50.88%) Python
4 26 (45.61%) Wireless
5 25 (43.86%) Mentoring
6 23 (40.35%) Embedded C
6 23 (40.35%) Electronics
7 21 (36.84%) Assembly Language
8 19 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
9 18 (31.58%) C#
10 15 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (19.30%) Finance
11 11 (19.30%) C++
12 10 (17.54%) Perl
12 10 (17.54%) Algorithmic Trading
12 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
12 10 (17.54%) Data Structures
12 10 (17.54%) Algorithms
13 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
13 9 (15.79%) Linux
14 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
14 7 (12.28%) QA
14 7 (12.28%) Docker
15 6 (10.53%) Scrum
15 6 (10.53%) .NET
16 5 (8.77%) CA
16 5 (8.77%) Internet

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (3.51%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) Wireless
2 5 (8.77%) Bluetooth
2 5 (8.77%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (8.77%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) Internet
2 5 (8.77%) SAN
2 5 (8.77%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.26%) HTTP
4 2 (3.51%) 802.11
4 2 (3.51%) Network Security
4 2 (3.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) MySQL
2 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) CppUnit
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (3.51%) GCC
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) Moq
3 1 (1.75%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.75%) NUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (40.35%) Electronics
2 11 (19.30%) Finance
3 5 (8.77%) Law
4 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Embedded Engineer
2 19 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 19 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
3 18 (31.58%) Developer
4 17 (29.82%) Software Developer
5 12 (21.05%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Graduate
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) Catalyst
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.02%) HTML
3 4 (7.02%) Web Services
4 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.26%) CSS
4 3 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (3.51%) 802.1X
5 2 (3.51%) HTML5
5 2 (3.51%) jQuery
5 2 (3.51%) JSON
5 2 (3.51%) LLVM
5 2 (3.51%) Node.js
5 2 (3.51%) OAuth
5 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (3.51%) WebSockets
6 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) Ajax
6 1 (1.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Algorithms
1 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
1 10 (17.54%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.02%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Smart Home
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Android
2 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.26%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Mathematics
2 25 (43.86%) Mentoring
3 19 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 15 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (17.54%) Algorithmic Trading
7 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
9 6 (10.53%) Scrum
10 5 (8.77%) Application Virtualisation
10 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
10 5 (8.77%) SDLC
11 2 (3.51%) Analytics
11 2 (3.51%) MVC
11 2 (3.51%) Product Management
11 2 (3.51%) Project Planning
11 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
12 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.75%) OO
12 1 (1.75%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) C
2 29 (50.88%) Python
3 23 (40.35%) Embedded C
4 21 (36.84%) Assembly Language
5 18 (31.58%) C#
6 11 (19.30%) C++
7 10 (17.54%) Perl
8 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 4 (7.02%) Ruby
9 4 (7.02%) SQL
10 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.51%) Java
11 2 (3.51%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (61.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Docker
2 5 (8.77%) KVM
2 5 (8.77%) LXC
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) QEMU
3 2 (3.51%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Brocade
1 5 (8.77%) CA
1 5 (8.77%) Riverbed
1 5 (8.77%) VMware
1 5 (8.77%) Vyatta
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago