Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Software Architecture
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 137 163
Rank change year-on-year -14 +26 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 55 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 1.30% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.47% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 25
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -21.74% +15.00%
10th Percentile £41,875 £18,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +41.18% -26.09% +30.68%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3891 3058 3643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.18% 88.30% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2977 2517 3147
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +5.95%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Cambridgeshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Cambridgeshire

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Cambridgeshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -27 47 £65,000 +62.50% 6
Software Architecture
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 39 (70.91%) Software Engineering
2 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (63.64%) Computer Science
4 31 (56.36%) OO
5 30 (54.55%) Mathematics
6 28 (50.91%) Degree
6 28 (50.91%) C++
6 28 (50.91%) Java
7 27 (49.09%) Linux
8 26 (47.27%) Windows
8 26 (47.27%) Multithreading
9 23 (41.82%) Python
10 22 (40.00%) Algorithms
11 21 (38.18%) Data Structures
11 21 (38.18%) Performance Optimisation
12 18 (32.73%) C#
13 15 (27.27%) OOD
13 15 (27.27%) Finance
14 14 (25.45%) Docker
14 14 (25.45%) TDD
15 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 11 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
16 10 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
16 10 (18.18%) .NET
16 10 (18.18%) Scrum
17 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
18 8 (14.55%) RESTful
18 8 (14.55%) TeamCity
18 8 (14.55%) Kanban
18 8 (14.55%) Selenium

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (10.91%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) GitHub
2 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) 802.11
1 6 (10.91%) Bluetooth
1 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (10.91%) Wireless
2 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) AppVeyor
1 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
1 8 (14.55%) JIRA
1 8 (14.55%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (14.55%) Selenium
1 8 (14.55%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Software Engineer
2 26 (47.27%) C++ Software Engineer
2 26 (47.27%) Java Engineer
2 26 (47.27%) Java Software Engineer
3 15 (27.27%) Graduate
3 15 (27.27%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (27.27%) Graduate Java Engineer
3 15 (27.27%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
3 15 (27.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) C# Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Principal Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) Principal Software Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Architect
5 8 (14.55%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Audio Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) DSP Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
2 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
2 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (14.55%) RESTful
3 6 (10.91%) 802.1X
4 5 (9.09%) WPF
5 1 (1.82%) POSIX
5 1 (1.82%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 22 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 21 (38.18%) Data Structures
4 8 (14.55%) iPad
5 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.64%) Bitcoin
6 2 (3.64%) Fintech
7 1 (1.82%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.82%) 3D Printing
7 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) Linux
2 26 (47.27%) Windows
3 6 (10.91%) Android
3 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Software Engineering
2 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (56.36%) OO
4 30 (54.55%) Mathematics
5 26 (47.27%) Multithreading
6 21 (38.18%) Performance Optimisation
7 15 (27.27%) OOD
8 14 (25.45%) TDD
9 11 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (18.18%) Scrum
11 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
12 8 (14.55%) Kanban
12 8 (14.55%) MVC
12 8 (14.55%) OOP
12 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
13 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
14 6 (10.91%) Embedded Software Development
14 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
14 6 (10.91%) Process Improvement
14 6 (10.91%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) C++
1 28 (50.91%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) Python
3 18 (32.73%) C#
4 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.73%) C
5 7 (12.73%) SQL
6 6 (10.91%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.82%) F#
7 1 (1.82%) Haskell
7 1 (1.82%) ML
7 1 (1.82%) OCaml
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (50.91%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center