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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 137 139 151
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 5 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.23% 0.78% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.90% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 6
Median salary £62,500 £58,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.75% -27.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  

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 1925 2215 1889
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.86% 86.29% 81.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1780 1472
Median salary £50,000 £52,135 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.09% +4.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 - 3 £62,500 -
Software Architecture
East of England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Web Services
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) REST
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (50.00%) Analytics
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Android
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (35.71%) BDD
6 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Android Development
6 5 (35.71%) Android Studio
6 5 (35.71%) iBeacon
6 5 (35.71%) User Experience
6 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
6 5 (35.71%) Push Notifications
6 5 (35.71%) Retail
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) OOP
6 5 (35.71%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) HTTP
7 4 (28.57%) SSL
7 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server

Software Architecture
Top Related 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 4 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) iBeacon
2 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) SSL
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Android Studio
3 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 3 (21.43%) JIRA
4 3 (21.43%) Subversion
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Android Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Android Developer
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Android Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Programmer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (21.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Web Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Web Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) REST
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Node.js
5 3 (21.43%) OAuth
5 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (21.43%) WebSockets
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 1 (7.14%) JDBC
7 1 (7.14%) Middleware
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (7.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Smart Home
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Android
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Analytics
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Android Development
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
5 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) OOP
5 5 (35.71%) Push Notifications
5 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) SEO
6 4 (28.57%) SOLID
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) Product Management
7 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle