Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 95 95
Rank change year-on-year +25 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 26 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.43% 0.64% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 0.76% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 1
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - -54.84%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,350 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,345 £37,500
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% -45.16%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 927 922 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.64% 84.20% 89.18%
Number of salaries quoted 809 755 740
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £24,950 £23,500 £24,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,575
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Software Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Tyne and Wear

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Tyne and Wear

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Tyne and Wear

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 26 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Architecture
North East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) B2C
4 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) Degree
6 10 (38.46%) C#
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
7 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
7 9 (34.62%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (30.77%) Opsview
8 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 8 (30.77%) XML
8 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
9 7 (26.92%) IIS
9 7 (26.92%) Oracle
9 7 (26.92%) SAN
9 7 (26.92%) Client/Server
9 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
9 7 (26.92%) SOA
9 7 (26.92%) IBM
9 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
9 7 (26.92%) VMware
9 7 (26.92%) Clustering
9 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
9 7 (26.92%) Mathematics

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (26.92%) IIS
1 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Documentum
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Server Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Payments Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Production Support Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Support Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Development Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) XML
3 6 (23.08%) Middleware
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 7 (26.92%) Client/Server
3 7 (26.92%) Clustering
4 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) B2C
2 9 (34.62%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
3 7 (26.92%) Mathematics
3 7 (26.92%) SOA
4 6 (23.08%) BDD
4 6 (23.08%) Microservices
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Coaching
5 5 (19.23%) Line Management
5 5 (19.23%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) SDLC
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Build Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Data Management
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) VB
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Opsview
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) IBM
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
1 7 (26.92%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Splunk
3 2 (7.69%) Pega
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) OpenText