Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 137 143
Rank change year-on-year +30 +6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 2 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.14% 0.047% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.053% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Essex median annual salary - £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% -39.71%
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +41.18% -26.09% +29.21%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1177 1870 2211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.62% 87.88% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1430 1607
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,300 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Essex

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Essex

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 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
Brentwood - 2 - - 1
Software Architecture
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Essex region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) POSIX
2 1 (50.00%) Digital TV
2 1 (50.00%) DVB
2 1 (50.00%) C

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DVB
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C