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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
England / North East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 75 74
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.95% 0.46% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.52% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 552 581 630
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.48% 89.66% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 505 495 543
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 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
Tyne and Wear +18 2 £36,250 -39.58% 1
Teesside - 2 £45,000 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 6 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) Electronics
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
1 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 6 (42.86%) Physics
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Spring
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) J2EE
5 2 (14.29%) IBM

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 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) Gatling
2 2 (14.29%) JMeter
2 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 6 (42.86%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Web Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) SOAP
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) EJB
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) J2SE
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware
5 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 6 (42.86%) Physics
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 2 (14.29%) V-Model
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) webMethods
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago