Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 178 211
Rank change year-on-year +36 +33 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 13 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.55% 0.49% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.55% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 3
Reading median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% -15.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £62,500 £37,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +36.84% -9.52% -19.23%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2025 3082 3939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.08% 87.98% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 2258 3072
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,350 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Reading

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 13 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (69.23%) N-Tier
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
2 9 (69.23%) HTML5
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) UML
4 5 (38.46%) MS Visio
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) XSL
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (38.46%) Android
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 5 (38.46%) Xamarin
4 5 (38.46%) Android Development
4 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
4 5 (38.46%) Microservices
4 5 (38.46%) SDLC

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (38.46%) MS Visio
2 4 (30.77%) InfoPath
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics 365
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (30.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) .NET Development Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Development Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Manager
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Hybris Architect
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) HTML5
1 9 (69.23%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) CSS3
2 5 (38.46%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) XSL
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (30.77%) LINQ
3 4 (30.77%) Silverlight
3 4 (30.77%) WCF
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) N-Tier
2 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) UML
4 5 (38.46%) Android Development
4 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
4 5 (38.46%) Microservices
4 5 (38.46%) SDLC
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) B2B
5 4 (30.77%) B2C
5 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
5 4 (30.77%) Multichannel Retail
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Use Case
5 4 (30.77%) Workflow
5 4 (30.77%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Xamarin
3 4 (30.77%) DevExpress
3 4 (30.77%) hybris
3 4 (30.77%) Telerik
4 3 (23.08%) SAP