The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 501 444 429
Rank change year-on-year -57 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 409 565 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.61% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.69% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 325 498 549
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74167 82321 91471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.69% 89.01% 87.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60169 69604 75631
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in England

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in England

Software Architecture
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
London -12 192 £65,000 -3.70% 32
South East -46 75 £47,500 -5.00% 8
East of England -4 47 £52,500 - 8
West Midlands +29 31 £57,500 +31.42% 4
South West +4 28 £40,000 -5.88% 11
North West -44 16 £47,500 +9.19% 3
Yorkshire +1 14 £47,500 -5.00% 10
East Midlands +13 3 £95,000 +111.11% 1
North East +11 1 £71,500 +104.28% 1
Software Architecture
UK

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

1 418 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (39.88%) JavaScript
3 275 (31.98%) Java
4 272 (31.63%) C#
5 266 (30.93%) Degree
6 259 (30.12%) .NET
7 248 (28.84%) SQL
8 242 (28.14%) HTML
9 234 (27.21%) CSS
10 216 (25.12%) Software Engineering
11 206 (23.95%) TDD
12 203 (23.60%) Finance
13 186 (21.63%) Scrum
14 174 (20.23%) AngularJS
15 171 (19.88%) SQL Server
16 166 (19.30%) OO
17 165 (19.19%) MVC
18 152 (17.67%) Web Services
18 152 (17.67%) Computer Science
19 141 (16.40%) Oracle
20 140 (16.28%) XML
21 139 (16.16%) ASP.NET
22 132 (15.35%) Windows
23 128 (14.88%) Linux
23 128 (14.88%) Microsoft
24 127 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
25 123 (14.30%) Test Automation
26 120 (13.95%) REST
27 118 (13.72%) Mentoring
28 114 (13.26%) Git (software)

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 50 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 44 (5.12%) Tomcat
3 29 (3.37%) Apache
3 29 (3.37%) JBoss
4 27 (3.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 22 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 18 (2.09%) MS Exchange
7 16 (1.86%) WebLogic
8 15 (1.74%) CMS
9 13 (1.51%) Umbraco
10 12 (1.40%) Apache Spark
11 11 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (1.28%) Documentum
12 10 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.05%) IIS
14 7 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.70%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (0.70%) Simulink
4 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.12%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.70%) Maximo
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 96 (11.16%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (4.53%) SaaS
4 37 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (2.91%) PaaS
6 20 (2.33%) GitHub
7 19 (2.21%) IaaS
8 13 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.93%) Azure Machine Learning
10 7 (0.81%) Force.com
11 5 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.58%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.58%) iPaaS
11 5 (0.58%) Route 53
11 5 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
13 2 (0.23%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.23%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.88%) Internet
2 40 (4.65%) Wireless
3 36 (4.19%) HTTP
4 31 (3.60%) TCP/IP
5 29 (3.37%) SAN
6 24 (2.79%) Firewall
7 20 (2.33%) SSL
8 19 (2.21%) LAN
8 19 (2.21%) WAN
9 17 (1.98%) Bluetooth
9 17 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (1.74%) Ethernet
10 15 (1.74%) NAS
11 13 (1.51%) LDAP
12 11 (1.28%) 802.11
13 8 (0.93%) BIG-IP
13 8 (0.93%) VoIP
14 7 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (0.81%) iBeacon
15 6 (0.70%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (19.88%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.02%) Big Data
3 62 (7.21%) Relational Database
4 56 (6.51%) MySQL
4 56 (6.51%) NoSQL
5 50 (5.81%) MongoDB
6 40 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (3.84%) Blockchain
7 33 (3.84%) Oracle Database
8 32 (3.72%) Hadoop
9 29 (3.37%) RDBMS
10 23 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (2.56%) Redis
11 22 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
12 21 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (1.74%) Oracle Exadata
16 12 (1.40%) SQLPlus
17 11 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 114 (13.26%) Git (software)
2 74 (8.60%) Jenkins
3 68 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 59 (6.86%) Visual Studio
5 41 (4.77%) JIRA
6 39 (4.53%) Selenium
7 38 (4.42%) Maven
8 30 (3.49%) TeamCity
9 24 (2.79%) Subversion
10 15 (1.74%) SpecFlow
11 14 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (1.51%) JUnit
12 13 (1.51%) Moq
13 12 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
14 11 (1.28%) AppVeyor
15 10 (1.16%) Bitbucket
15 10 (1.16%) Mockito
15 10 (1.16%) Vagrant
16 9 (1.05%) Android Studio
16 9 (1.05%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 203 (23.60%) Finance
2 67 (7.79%) Banking
3 35 (4.07%) Electronics
4 28 (3.26%) Law
5 27 (3.14%) Marketing
6 23 (2.67%) Games
7 19 (2.21%) Retail
8 18 (2.09%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.63%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.51%) Multimedia
11 10 (1.16%) Automotive
12 9 (1.05%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.93%) Publishing
14 6 (0.70%) Front Office
15 4 (0.47%) Legal
16 3 (0.35%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.23%) Advertising
17 2 (0.23%) Avionics
17 2 (0.23%) French Language
17 2 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 360 (41.86%) Developer
2 162 (18.84%) Architect
3 133 (15.47%) Senior Developer
4 95 (11.05%) C# Developer
5 90 (10.47%) .NET Developer
6 88 (10.23%) Software Engineer
7 77 (8.95%) Java Developer
8 64 (7.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 53 (6.16%) Software Developer
10 48 (5.58%) Technical Architect
11 45 (5.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 45 (5.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 44 (5.12%) Analyst
13 39 (4.53%) Embedded Engineer
14 36 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
15 33 (3.84%) Graduate
15 33 (3.84%) Software Architect
16 30 (3.49%) Java Engineer
16 30 (3.49%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 29 (3.37%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (30.12%) .NET
2 242 (28.14%) HTML
3 234 (27.21%) CSS
4 174 (20.23%) AngularJS
5 152 (17.67%) Web Services
6 140 (16.28%) XML
7 139 (16.16%) ASP.NET
8 120 (13.95%) REST
9 105 (12.21%) jQuery
10 99 (11.51%) HTML5
11 84 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 80 (9.30%) Spring
13 76 (8.84%) ASP.NET Web API
14 73 (8.49%) RESTful
15 63 (7.33%) .NET Framework
16 60 (6.98%) Hibernate
17 57 (6.63%) Ajax
18 56 (6.51%) Middleware
18 56 (6.51%) WCF
19 47 (5.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 152 (17.67%) Computer Science
2 72 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (6.40%) Management Information System
4 41 (4.77%) Algorithms
4 41 (4.77%) User Experience
5 38 (4.42%) N-Tier
6 34 (3.95%) Data Centre
7 33 (3.84%) iPad
8 31 (3.60%) Client/Server
9 30 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
10 29 (3.37%) Fintech
10 29 (3.37%) Mobile App
11 25 (2.91%) Internet of Things
12 24 (2.79%) Data Structures
13 23 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.63%) Embedded Systems
15 13 (1.51%) Derivative
16 11 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
17 10 (1.16%) Hedge funds
18 9 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 132 (15.35%) Windows
2 128 (14.88%) Linux
3 53 (6.16%) Android
4 49 (5.70%) Apple iOS
5 37 (4.30%) Unix
6 20 (2.33%) Solaris
7 15 (1.74%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (0.70%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.12%) AIX
11 1 (0.12%) CentOS
11 1 (0.12%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (25.12%) Software Engineering
3 206 (23.95%) TDD
4 186 (21.63%) Scrum
5 166 (19.30%) OO
6 165 (19.19%) MVC
7 127 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
8 123 (14.30%) Test Automation
9 118 (13.72%) Mentoring
10 107 (12.44%) SOA
11 102 (11.86%) Unit Testing
12 100 (11.63%) DevOps
13 96 (11.16%) OOP
14 87 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
15 81 (9.42%) TOGAF
16 80 (9.30%) BDD
17 72 (8.37%) SOLID
18 71 (8.26%) Mathematics
19 68 (7.91%) Web Development
20 67 (7.79%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 343 (39.88%) JavaScript
2 275 (31.98%) Java
3 272 (31.63%) C#
4 248 (28.84%) SQL
5 109 (12.67%) C++
6 80 (9.30%) Python
6 80 (9.30%) T-SQL
7 76 (8.84%) C
8 44 (5.12%) VB.NET
9 42 (4.88%) PHP
10 28 (3.26%) Embedded C
11 21 (2.44%) PL/SQL
11 21 (2.44%) VBA
12 19 (2.21%) Bash Shell
12 19 (2.21%) VB
13 17 (1.98%) R
13 17 (1.98%) Scala
14 16 (1.86%) MATLAB
15 15 (1.74%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.63%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 266 (30.93%) Degree
2 69 (8.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (5.00%) Master's Degree
4 30 (3.49%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (1.51%) ISEB
6 13 (1.51%) PhD
7 11 (1.28%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.05%) ISTQB
8 9 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 7 (0.81%) MCPD
11 6 (0.70%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.35%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
15 1 (0.12%) MCAD
15 1 (0.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (11.40%) QA
2 18 (2.09%) SLA
3 11 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.70%) ISO 26262
5 4 (0.47%) COBIT
6 2 (0.23%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.23%) JTAG
6 2 (0.23%) MISRA
7 1 (0.12%) IEC 61131
7 1 (0.12%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.12%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (7.33%) Docker
2 32 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 15 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.70%) KVM
6 5 (0.58%) LXC
7 4 (0.47%) QEMU
7 4 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.23%) Firmware
9 2 (0.23%) Xen
10 1 (0.12%) HDFS
10 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 35 (4.07%) Opsview
2 27 (3.14%) Puppet
3 19 (2.21%) Control-M
3 19 (2.21%) Kubernetes
4 13 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.40%) Ansible
6 8 (0.93%) BladeLogic
6 8 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (0.58%) Terraform
8 4 (0.47%) MIMEsweeper
8 4 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
8 4 (0.47%) SCCM
9 3 (0.35%) Nagios
10 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.23%) Mesos
11 1 (0.12%) Graphite
11 1 (0.12%) logstash
11 1 (0.12%) Salt
11 1 (0.12%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 141 (16.40%) Oracle
2 128 (14.88%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.72%) VMware
4 27 (3.14%) Cognizant
5 23 (2.67%) Google
5 23 (2.67%) SAP
6 19 (2.21%) Cisco
7 17 (1.98%) Sitecore
8 15 (1.74%) BEA
8 15 (1.74%) ServiceNow
9 14 (1.63%) Splunk
10 12 (1.40%) Atlassian
10 12 (1.40%) IBM
10 12 (1.40%) Talend
10 12 (1.40%) Zend
11 11 (1.28%) EMC
11 11 (1.28%) Fujitsu
11 11 (1.28%) Pega
12 10 (1.16%) Xamarin
13 9 (1.05%) New Relic
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Dental+much more
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Starting Package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 and strong benefits (car, bonus, more)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
F4P Recruitment Consultancy
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits+parking
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Dental+much more
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £46000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Just Education
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum family healthcare, pension, life ins
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ronald James Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago