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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 123 130
Rank change year-on-year +25 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 8 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.62% 0.73% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.81% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 11
Median salary - £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1091 1613 1955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.12% 90.36% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 878 1255 1416
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 24 (88.89%) Oracle
1 24 (88.89%) Software Engineering
1 24 (88.89%) Degree
1 24 (88.89%) Hadoop
1 24 (88.89%) Big Data
1 24 (88.89%) Master's Degree
2 19 (70.37%) Mentoring
2 19 (70.37%) REST
2 19 (70.37%) QA
2 19 (70.37%) Regression Testing
3 18 (66.67%) Java
3 18 (66.67%) Machine Learning
4 15 (55.56%) Web Services
5 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
6 10 (37.04%) Apache Spark
7 9 (33.33%) RequireJS
7 9 (33.33%) HTML5
7 9 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 9 (33.33%) HTML
7 9 (33.33%) Open Source
7 9 (33.33%) jQuery
8 6 (22.22%) Python
8 6 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
8 6 (22.22%) Data Mining
8 6 (22.22%) Kafka
8 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 6 (22.22%) HBase

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 10 (37.04%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) Big Data
1 24 (88.89%) Hadoop
2 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
3 6 (22.22%) Apache Hive
3 6 (22.22%) Data Mining
3 6 (22.22%) HBase
3 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Ant
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) UI Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Data Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Development Director
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Software Development Director
5 4 (14.81%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Alliance Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Channel Sales Manager
7 1 (3.70%) CRM Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Sales Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Sales Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Software Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) REST
2 15 (55.56%) Web Services
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) HTML5
3 9 (33.33%) jQuery
3 9 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (33.33%) RequireJS
4 6 (22.22%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
1 6 (22.22%) Social Media
1 6 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 19 (70.37%) Mentoring
2 19 (70.37%) Regression Testing
3 18 (66.67%) Machine Learning
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Open Source
6 6 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 5 (18.52%) People Management
7 5 (18.52%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) Degree
1 24 (88.89%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (70.37%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Oracle
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