The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 193 251
Rank change year-on-year -27 +58  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 36 77 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.58% 1.05% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.19% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 76 27
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £41,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £75,000 £85,000
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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5401 6476 6741
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.56% 88.65% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4278 5219 5425
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in the East of England

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in the East of England

Software Architecture
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -1 28 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Hertfordshire -6 8 £62,500 -13.79%
Software Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 43 (46.74%) Degree
2 38 (41.30%) Mathematics
3 37 (40.22%) C
4 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (36.96%) Mentoring
6 33 (35.87%) C#
6 33 (35.87%) Python
7 32 (34.78%) Software Engineering
8 30 (32.61%) Wireless
9 29 (31.52%) JavaScript
10 28 (30.43%) Electronics
11 25 (27.17%) Embedded C
12 23 (25.00%) Assembly Language
12 23 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (20.65%) Web Services
14 18 (19.57%) .NET
15 17 (18.48%) Java
15 17 (18.48%) TDD
16 16 (17.39%) Linux
16 16 (17.39%) Computer Science
16 16 (17.39%) REST
17 15 (16.30%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (16.30%) AngularJS
17 15 (16.30%) Android
17 15 (16.30%) Finance
18 14 (15.22%) Scrum
18 14 (15.22%) C++
18 14 (15.22%) HTML
19 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
19 12 (13.04%) CSS

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.26%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.17%) JBoss
3 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.09%) Apache
4 1 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.09%) CMS
4 1 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.09%) IIS
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.61%) Wireless
2 7 (7.61%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (7.61%) HTTP
2 7 (7.61%) SAN
3 6 (6.52%) Firewall
3 6 (6.52%) iBeacon
3 6 (6.52%) SSL
4 5 (5.43%) Internet
5 4 (4.35%) Bluetooth
5 4 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.17%) 802.11
6 2 (2.17%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.17%) Network Security
7 1 (1.09%) DNS
7 1 (1.09%) FTP
7 1 (1.09%) LDAP
7 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) MySQL
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.09%) Big Data
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.87%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.87%) Subversion
3 8 (8.70%) JIRA
3 8 (8.70%) TeamCity
4 6 (6.52%) Android Studio
5 5 (5.43%) Moq
5 5 (5.43%) MSBuild
5 5 (5.43%) NUnit
5 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.26%) JUnit
6 3 (3.26%) Maven
6 3 (3.26%) Selenium
7 2 (2.17%) AppVeyor
7 2 (2.17%) CppUnit
7 2 (2.17%) GCC
7 2 (2.17%) LabVIEW
7 2 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 28 (30.43%) Electronics
2 15 (16.30%) Finance
3 5 (5.43%) Law
4 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.26%) Retail
6 1 (1.09%) Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (45.65%) Developer
2 29 (31.52%) Embedded Engineer
3 25 (27.17%) Software Developer
4 21 (22.83%) Embedded C Engineer
4 21 (22.83%) Wireless Engineer
5 19 (20.65%) Software Engineer
6 14 (15.22%) Senior Developer
7 12 (13.04%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Programmer
9 6 (6.52%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Android Developer
9 6 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Graduate
9 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Android Developer
10 5 (5.43%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (5.43%) C# Architect
10 5 (5.43%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.65%) Web Services
2 18 (19.57%) .NET
3 16 (17.39%) REST
4 15 (16.30%) AngularJS
5 14 (15.22%) HTML
6 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 12 (13.04%) CSS
7 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (8.70%) HTML5
9 7 (7.61%) CSS3
9 7 (7.61%) JSON
9 7 (7.61%) Node.js
10 6 (6.52%) jQuery
10 6 (6.52%) RESTful
11 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.43%) Ajax
11 5 (5.43%) OAuth
11 5 (5.43%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (5.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.96%) Algorithms
2 11 (11.96%) Data Structures
3 6 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.52%) User Experience
4 5 (5.43%) Smart Home
5 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.26%) iPad
7 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.17%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.17%) Fintech
8 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.39%) Linux
2 15 (16.30%) Android
3 11 (11.96%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.35%) Windows
5 2 (2.17%) Unix
6 1 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.30%) Mathematics
2 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (36.96%) Mentoring
4 32 (34.78%) Software Engineering
5 23 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (18.48%) TDD
7 15 (16.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (15.22%) Scrum
9 12 (13.04%) MVC
9 12 (13.04%) OO
9 12 (13.04%) Unit Testing
10 11 (11.96%) OOP
11 10 (10.87%) Algorithmic Trading
12 9 (9.78%) Waterfall
13 8 (8.70%) SDLC
14 6 (6.52%) Analytics
14 6 (6.52%) Android Development
14 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
14 6 (6.52%) Mobile Development
14 6 (6.52%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.22%) C
2 33 (35.87%) C#
2 33 (35.87%) Python
3 29 (31.52%) JavaScript
4 25 (27.17%) Embedded C
5 23 (25.00%) Assembly Language
6 17 (18.48%) Java
7 14 (15.22%) C++
8 10 (10.87%) SQL
9 9 (9.78%) Perl
10 6 (6.52%) PHP
10 6 (6.52%) Ruby
11 4 (4.35%) TypeScript
12 3 (3.26%) MATLAB
12 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.26%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.17%) Apple Swift
13 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.17%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 43 (46.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.96%) Docker
2 5 (5.43%) KVM
2 5 (5.43%) LXC
2 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.35%) QEMU
4 2 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.43%) Brocade
2 5 (5.43%) CA
2 5 (5.43%) Riverbed
2 5 (5.43%) VMware
2 5 (5.43%) Vyatta
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.09%) HP
4 1 (1.09%) IBM
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