Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 112 103
Rank change year-on-year +19 -9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.48% 0.078% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.086% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Staffordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 -
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.92% +8.82% -5.56%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 929 1168 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 88.31% 91.54% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 756 1040 938
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Staffordshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Staffordshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. 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
Stafford -7 5 £52,500 -
Software Architecture
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) Simulink
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) SysML
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) IEC 62304

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Simulink
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) SysML
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 5 (100.00%) IEC 62304
1 5 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware