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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 86 134 132
Rank change year-on-year +48 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 19 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.55% 0.62% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 0.70% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 13
Median salary £50,000 £75,000 £73,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +2.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.82%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1020 1714 2072
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.27% 88.08% 86.77%
Number of salaries quoted 775 1378 1364
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Reading over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Reading

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 17 (80.95%) Software Engineering
2 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 16 (76.19%) Hadoop
2 16 (76.19%) Big Data
3 14 (66.67%) REST
4 13 (61.90%) Mentoring
4 13 (61.90%) QA
4 13 (61.90%) Regression Testing
5 12 (57.14%) Java
5 12 (57.14%) Web Services
6 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (52.38%) Machine Learning
7 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
8 7 (33.33%) Apache Spark
9 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 6 (28.57%) HTML
9 6 (28.57%) jQuery
9 6 (28.57%) RequireJS
9 6 (28.57%) HTML5
9 6 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (28.57%) Open Source
10 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
10 5 (23.81%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (23.81%) HBase
10 5 (23.81%) Social Media
10 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
10 5 (23.81%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (23.81%) Kafka
10 5 (23.81%) Relational Database

Software Architecture
Top Related 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 7 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Google App Engine
2 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) Big Data
1 16 (76.19%) Hadoop
2 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
3 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
3 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
3 5 (23.81%) HBase
3 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Ant
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 6 (28.57%) UI Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Data Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Development Director
5 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Alliance Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Channel Sales Manager
6 1 (4.76%) CRM Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Sales Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Sales Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Software Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) REST
2 12 (57.14%) Web Services
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
3 6 (28.57%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) jQuery
3 6 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (28.57%) RequireJS
4 5 (23.81%) Kafka
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
1 5 (23.81%) Social Media
1 5 (23.81%) Virtual Team
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Mentoring
2 13 (61.90%) Regression Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Machine Learning
4 6 (28.57%) Open Source
5 5 (23.81%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (23.81%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 3 (14.29%) People Management
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Google
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago