Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 55 37
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 0 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 2.14% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.30% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Northern Ireland median annual salary - - £40,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 387 392 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 90.63% 93.11% 91.42%
Number of salaries quoted 271 257 223
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Northern Ireland

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Northern Ireland