The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank - 84 71
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 0 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.66% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.90% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £46,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.32%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Software Architecture
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
867 665 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 81.79% 73.56% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 726 562 607
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) UX Design
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) UX Design
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade