The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 124 176
Rank change year-on-year -17 +52  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 5 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.24% 0.69% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.80% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 4
Median salary £62,500 £75,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -25.00%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1852 2009 2486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.73% 87.20% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1646 1962
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Hertfordshire

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Hertfordshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Watford - 4 £62,500 -
Hertford -3 1 £80,000 +23.07%
Software Architecture
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Android
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (77.78%) OOP
3 7 (77.78%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) Android Development
3 7 (77.78%) Android Studio
3 7 (77.78%) iBeacon
3 7 (77.78%) User Experience
3 7 (77.78%) Mobile Development
3 7 (77.78%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Push Notifications
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (11.11%) JDBC
5 1 (11.11%) Struts
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) JBoss
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) iBeacon
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Android Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Senior Developer
3 7 (77.78%) Android Developer
3 7 (77.78%) Senior Android Developer
4 6 (66.67%) Android Engineer
4 6 (66.67%) Programmer
4 6 (66.67%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Consultant
7 1 (11.11%) Java Android Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Java Consultant
7 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Consultant
7 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) JDBC
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Struts
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Android Development
2 7 (77.78%) Mobile Development
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) OOP
2 7 (77.78%) Push Notifications
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago