Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 111 121
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 28 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.01% 0.52% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 0.62% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 2
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% -45.16%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,375 £34,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,938 £51,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1210 1290 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 86.99% 84.53% 89.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 1087 1176
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,650 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Software Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in the North East

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in the North East

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in the North East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in the North East

Software Architecture
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Tyne and Wear +35 26 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Teesside - 1 £46,500 -
Durham - 1 £35,000 -
Software Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
3 14 (50.00%) B2C
4 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
5 11 (39.29%) Degree
6 10 (35.71%) .NET
6 10 (35.71%) C#
7 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
7 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (28.57%) Opsview
8 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 8 (28.57%) XML
9 7 (25.00%) IIS
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle
9 7 (25.00%) Client/Server
9 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.00%) SOA
9 7 (25.00%) IBM
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (25.00%) SAN
9 7 (25.00%) VMware
9 7 (25.00%) Clustering
9 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (25.00%) Mathematics

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (25.00%) IIS
1 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Documentum
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) GoogleTest
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Server Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Payments Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Production Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 4 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Development Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) DBA
6 3 (10.71%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) Middleware
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) Spring
6 1 (3.57%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 7 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 7 (25.00%) Clustering
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) B2C
2 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (25.00%) SOA
5 6 (21.43%) BDD
5 6 (21.43%) Coaching
5 6 (21.43%) Microservices
5 6 (21.43%) OO
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
6 5 (17.86%) Line Management
6 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.14%) Build Automation
9 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.86%) VB
5 4 (14.29%) Java
6 3 (10.71%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Opsview
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) IBM
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
1 7 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Splunk
3 2 (7.14%) Pega
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) OpenText