Period
to 24 July 2017

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

Software Architecture
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 91 83
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.29% 0.10% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.12% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £82,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.55% - -
North West median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +9.20% +26.09% -31.00%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 943 848 876
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.24% 85.57% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 689 669 648
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,350
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Merseyside

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Merseyside

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 24 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
Liverpool +7 3 £37,500 -54.55%
Software Architecture
North West

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

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET