The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 66 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 22 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.36% 3.47% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 4.55% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 23
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £34,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £46,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
697 748 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 74.71% 76.40% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 617 644 701
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Architecture
South West

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Cheltenham - 6 £46,000 - 1
Gloucester +12 1 £40,500 +17.39% 1
Software Architecture
South West

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (96.43%) Security Cleared
3 26 (92.86%) DV Cleared
4 22 (78.57%) JBoss
4 22 (78.57%) J2EE
5 20 (71.43%) C#
5 20 (71.43%) Java
5 20 (71.43%) SQL
6 18 (64.29%) Software Engineering
7 17 (60.71%) C++
8 16 (57.14%) Perl
8 16 (57.14%) MySQL
8 16 (57.14%) WebLogic
8 16 (57.14%) ITIL
8 16 (57.14%) Apache
8 16 (57.14%) Windows
8 16 (57.14%) HPUX
8 16 (57.14%) Solaris
8 16 (57.14%) DHCP
8 16 (57.14%) Cisco
8 16 (57.14%) HP
8 16 (57.14%) Citrix
8 16 (57.14%) SAN
8 16 (57.14%) NetApp
8 16 (57.14%) Veritas
8 16 (57.14%) Brocade
8 16 (57.14%) Web Development
8 16 (57.14%) Symantec
8 16 (57.14%) NetBackup
8 16 (57.14%) VMware

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 16 (57.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) DHCP
1 16 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) UNIX Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Designer
7 1 (3.57%) User Experience Developer
7 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) J2EE
2 9 (32.14%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) JSF
3 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) EJB
4 4 (14.29%) jQuery
4 4 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Handset
1 2 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) HPUX
2 16 (57.14%) Solaris
3 9 (32.14%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) Android
4 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 16 (57.14%) ITIL
2 16 (57.14%) Web Development
3 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Kanban
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) UML
6 5 (17.86%) Usability Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) C#
1 20 (71.43%) Java
1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) C++
3 16 (57.14%) Perl
4 8 (28.57%) C
5 6 (21.43%) Ruby
6 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
8 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (96.43%) Security Cleared
2 26 (92.86%) DV Cleared
3 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) VMware ESX
1 16 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (57.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) JBoss
2 16 (57.14%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) HP
2 16 (57.14%) Citrix
2 16 (57.14%) NetApp
2 16 (57.14%) Veritas
2 16 (57.14%) Brocade
2 16 (57.14%) Symantec
2 16 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.14%) Symbian
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