The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 67 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 25 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.69% 4.28% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 4.44% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 17
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £31,000 £44,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.62%
Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
885 879 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.37% 96.49% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 743 724 721
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Architect
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Architect
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -14 9 £61,250 -2.00% 2
Tewkesbury -2 3 £50,000 +61.29%
Gloucester -7 3 £47,500 -26.92% 2
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title.

1 32 (43.24%) Finance
2 21 (28.38%) SOAP
2 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 21 (28.38%) REST
3 19 (25.68%) Windows
4 18 (24.32%) Java
4 18 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
5 17 (22.97%) Web Services
6 16 (21.62%) Linux
7 15 (20.27%) XML
7 15 (20.27%) JSON
8 14 (18.92%) JPA
8 14 (18.92%) TDD
8 14 (18.92%) Spring
8 14 (18.92%) Hibernate
9 13 (17.57%) JUnit
10 12 (16.22%) UNIX
10 12 (16.22%) Retail
11 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (14.86%) SQL
11 11 (14.86%) SC Cleared
12 10 (13.51%) Kanban
12 10 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (13.51%) Spring MVC
12 10 (13.51%) BDD
12 10 (13.51%) MongoDB
12 10 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (13.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (13.51%) SQL Server

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.16%) JBoss
1 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.11%) Mule
2 6 (8.11%) Mule ESB
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.05%) Lync
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.16%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.35%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Office 365
4 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) SAN
2 2 (2.70%) DHCP
2 2 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) Broadband
3 1 (1.35%) LAN
3 1 (1.35%) WAN
3 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 10 (13.51%) MongoDB
1 10 (13.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.11%) MySQL
5 5 (6.76%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) JUnit
2 9 (12.16%) IntelliJ
2 9 (12.16%) JIRA
2 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.76%) Toad
4 4 (5.41%) Maven
4 4 (5.41%) TestNG
General
1 32 (43.24%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Retail
3 10 (13.51%) Telecoms
4 8 (10.81%) Manufacturing
4 8 (10.81%) Electronics
4 8 (10.81%) Marketing
5 5 (6.76%) Banking
6 3 (4.05%) Law
7 1 (1.35%) Back Office
7 1 (1.35%) Advertising
7 1 (1.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.38%) SOAP
1 21 (28.38%) REST
2 17 (22.97%) Web Services
3 15 (20.27%) XML
3 15 (20.27%) JSON
4 14 (18.92%) JPA
4 14 (18.92%) Hibernate
4 14 (18.92%) Spring
5 10 (13.51%) Spring MVC
6 9 (12.16%) Spring Integration
6 9 (12.16%) Middleware
7 6 (8.11%) Apache Camel
8 5 (6.76%) .NET
9 4 (5.41%) Java EE
9 4 (5.41%) HTML
9 4 (5.41%) CSS
10 3 (4.05%) Ajax
10 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.05%) ADO.NET
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) DTV
2 6 (8.11%) Replication
2 6 (8.11%) Clustering
3 4 (5.41%) GIS
4 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 16 (21.62%) Linux
3 12 (16.22%) UNIX
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (18.92%) TDD
3 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.51%) Scrum
4 10 (13.51%) MVC
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (13.51%) Kanban
4 10 (13.51%) BDD
5 9 (12.16%) Integration Testing
5 9 (12.16%) Programme Management
6 8 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (9.46%) Business Analysis
7 7 (9.46%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.46%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity
8 6 (8.11%) Load Balancing
8 6 (8.11%) High Availability
9 5 (6.76%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) Java
2 11 (14.86%) SQL
3 7 (9.46%) C
4 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (1.35%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) Python
6 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) MCSE
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) XenApp
3 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Hyperic
2 3 (4.05%) SCCM
3 2 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
1 9 (12.16%) HP
1 9 (12.16%) Apple
1 9 (12.16%) Citrix
2 8 (10.81%) VMware
2 8 (10.81%) webMethods
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle
2 8 (10.81%) SAP
3 6 (8.11%) Symantec
3 6 (8.11%) NetApp
3 6 (8.11%) SolarWinds
4 3 (4.05%) Cisco
5 1 (1.35%) Dell
5 1 (1.35%) 3Com
5 1 (1.35%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.35%) Juniper
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