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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 66
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - - 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 461 637 573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 88.31% 90.23% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 373 563 504
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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

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

1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Design
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (50.00%) Riak
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Software Architect
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Architect
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (25.00%) C# Architect
4 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka
2 2 (50.00%) Velocity
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Service Design
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) Erlang
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft