Period
to 22 July 2017

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 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 279 342
Rank change year-on-year +2 +63 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 82 104 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.66% 0.74% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.84% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 68 103 52
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +18.92%
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,350 £37,875
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £86,625
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

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 10954 12409 13719
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.00% 87.86% 85.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8727 10142 11143
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,485
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.16% +4.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Software Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 22 July 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 6 months to 22 July 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
Cambridgeshire +20 68 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Hertfordshire -26 9 £62,500 -13.79%
Bedfordshire +10 3 £43,500 +2.35%
Suffolk +19 1 - -
Essex +1 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Software Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 40 (48.78%) TDD
2 34 (41.46%) Software Engineering
3 33 (40.24%) Degree
4 32 (39.02%) C
4 32 (39.02%) Docker
5 31 (37.80%) JavaScript
5 31 (37.80%) Python
6 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (36.59%) Mentoring
7 26 (31.71%) Android
7 26 (31.71%) C#
8 25 (30.49%) OO
8 25 (30.49%) Embedded C
8 25 (30.49%) Mathematics
9 24 (29.27%) Unit Testing
9 24 (29.27%) Wireless
9 24 (29.27%) Java
9 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
10 22 (26.83%) C++
10 22 (26.83%) .NET
10 22 (26.83%) Linux
10 22 (26.83%) OOP
11 21 (25.61%) MVC
11 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET
11 21 (25.61%) Computer Science
11 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (24.39%) TeamCity
12 20 (24.39%) Jenkins
13 18 (21.95%) Apple iOS

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 11 (13.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (18.29%) GitHub
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.27%) Wireless
2 12 (14.63%) 802.11
2 12 (14.63%) Bluetooth
2 12 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (8.54%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (8.54%) iBeacon
3 7 (8.54%) SAN
4 5 (6.10%) Firewall
4 5 (6.10%) Internet
5 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.22%) HTTP
6 1 (1.22%) Network Security
6 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (24.39%) Jenkins
1 20 (24.39%) TeamCity
2 16 (19.51%) JIRA
3 15 (18.29%) Selenium
4 14 (17.07%) AppVeyor
4 14 (17.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (8.54%) Android Studio
5 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.54%) Subversion
6 6 (7.32%) Moq
6 6 (7.32%) MSBuild
6 6 (7.32%) NUnit
6 6 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.22%) GCC
General
1 12 (14.63%) Electronics
2 11 (13.41%) Finance
3 5 (6.10%) Law
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Embedded Engineer
2 23 (28.05%) Embedded C Engineer
3 22 (26.83%) Software Engineer
3 22 (26.83%) Wireless Engineer
4 21 (25.61%) Developer
5 16 (19.51%) Senior Developer
6 15 (18.29%) Architect
7 13 (15.85%) C# Architect
7 13 (15.85%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (15.85%) Java Engineer
7 13 (15.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (14.63%) Audio DSP Engineer
8 12 (14.63%) Audio Engineer
8 12 (14.63%) DSP Engineer
9 11 (13.41%) Principal Engineer
9 11 (13.41%) Principal Software Engineer
10 9 (10.98%) C# Developer
11 8 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (8.54%) Android Developer
12 7 (8.54%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
2 22 (26.83%) .NET
3 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET
3 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (19.51%) Web Services
5 15 (18.29%) RESTful
6 14 (17.07%) REST
7 12 (14.63%) 802.1X
8 7 (8.54%) CSS
8 7 (8.54%) HTML
8 7 (8.54%) JSON
9 6 (7.32%) .NET Framework
9 6 (7.32%) Ajax
9 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (7.32%) CSS3
9 6 (7.32%) HTML5
9 6 (7.32%) jQuery
9 6 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (7.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Computer Science
2 15 (18.29%) iPad
3 14 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (14.63%) Algorithms
4 12 (14.63%) Data Structures
5 7 (8.54%) Mobile App
5 7 (8.54%) User Experience
6 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.44%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.22%) Fintech
7 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.22%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Android
2 22 (26.83%) Linux
3 18 (21.95%) Apple iOS
4 13 (15.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.78%) TDD
2 34 (41.46%) Software Engineering
3 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (36.59%) Mentoring
4 25 (30.49%) Mathematics
4 25 (30.49%) OO
5 24 (29.27%) Unit Testing
6 22 (26.83%) OOP
7 21 (25.61%) MVC
8 17 (20.73%) Scrum
9 15 (18.29%) Kanban
9 15 (18.29%) Software Testing
9 15 (18.29%) Test Automation
10 13 (15.85%) Configuration Management
11 12 (14.63%) Embedded Software Development
11 12 (14.63%) Multithreading
11 12 (14.63%) Performance Optimisation
11 12 (14.63%) Scenario Testing
12 11 (13.41%) Complexity Analysis
12 11 (13.41%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.02%) C
2 31 (37.80%) JavaScript
2 31 (37.80%) Python
3 26 (31.71%) C#
4 25 (30.49%) Embedded C
5 24 (29.27%) Java
6 22 (26.83%) C++
7 10 (12.20%) Assembly Language
8 9 (10.98%) SQL
9 6 (7.32%) Perl
9 6 (7.32%) PHP
10 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.44%) F#
10 2 (2.44%) Haskell
10 2 (2.44%) ML
10 2 (2.44%) OCaml
10 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (40.24%) Degree
2 18 (21.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.51%) QA
System Software
1 32 (39.02%) Docker
2 5 (6.10%) KVM
2 5 (6.10%) LXC
2 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.66%) QEMU
4 1 (1.22%) Xen
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Brocade
2 5 (6.10%) CA
2 5 (6.10%) Riverbed
2 5 (6.10%) VMware
2 5 (6.10%) Vyatta
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Provisional Marmalade Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago