The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 45 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 3 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.02% 0.57% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.81% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% +17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Software Architecture
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 124 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 85.03% 70.86% 82.71%
Number of salaries quoted 207 121 169
Average salary £50,000 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.22% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Gloucester

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) FindBugs
3 1 (33.33%) dotCover
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) FindBugs
1 1 (33.33%) dotCover
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce