Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 156 165
Rank change year-on-year +41 +9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 30 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.34% 0.66% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.72% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 7
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £36,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £69,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -9.52%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,070 2,906 2,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 92.62% 92.02% 89.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,752 2,452 1,981
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Oxfordshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Oxfordshire

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Oxfordshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. 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
Oxford +33 28 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Abingdon +19 2 £75,000 -
Software Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 26 (86.67%) Java
1 26 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (63.33%) OOP
3 19 (63.33%) Computer Science
3 19 (63.33%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (60.00%) MySQL
4 18 (60.00%) CSS
5 11 (36.67%) React
6 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (26.67%) DevOps
8 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (23.33%) C++
8 7 (23.33%) Python
8 7 (23.33%) Node.js
9 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (16.67%) WebGL
10 5 (16.67%) Open Inventor
10 5 (16.67%) Docker
10 5 (16.67%) HTML5
10 5 (16.67%) C#
10 5 (16.67%) HTML
11 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
12 2 (6.67%) SaaS
12 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
12 2 (6.67%) STL
12 2 (6.67%) Linux
12 2 (6.67%) OO

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 18 (60.00%) Java Engineer
2 18 (60.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Chief Technology Officer
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Development
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 11 (36.67%) React
3 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (23.33%) Node.js
5 5 (16.67%) HTML
5 5 (16.67%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) Open Inventor
5 5 (16.67%) WebGL
6 2 (6.67%) STL
7 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Robotics
2 1 (3.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) Computer Science
2 19 (63.33%) OOP
2 19 (63.33%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.67%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) Code Optimisation
6 1 (3.33%) Computer Vision
6 1 (3.33%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (3.33%) Memory Management
6 1 (3.33%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (3.33%) Open Source
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.33%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) C++
3 7 (23.33%) Python
4 5 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) Java 8
6 1 (3.33%) Go
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Infor