Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 94 120
Rank change year-on-year -1 +26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 9 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.80% 1.03% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 2
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -2.56% +39.29%
10th Percentile £37,250 £41,250 £43,375
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £53,125
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 973 913 1274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 85.95% 85.73% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 851 804 967
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.66% +3.42% -2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
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 Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Dorset

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Dorset

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bournemouth +10 9 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Software Architecture
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) Content Management
2 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 7 (77.78%) Umbraco
2 7 (77.78%) EPiServer
2 7 (77.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (77.78%) Sitecore
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (77.78%) Sitefinity
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) Prototyping
2 7 (77.78%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) CMS
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 7 (77.78%) CMS
1 7 (77.78%) EPiServer
1 7 (77.78%) Sitecore CMS
1 7 (77.78%) Sitefinity
1 7 (77.78%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Web Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C# Web Developer
2 7 (77.78%) CMS Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Greenfield Project
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) Content Management
2 7 (77.78%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Prototyping
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Sitecore