Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 82 56
Rank change year-on-year +18 -26 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 11 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.24% 2.25% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 2.33% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 12
Cheltenham median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +19.15% +23.68%
10th Percentile £50,500 £64,700 £49,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £80,475 £75,100
Gloucestershire median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +18.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 476 730 673
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.82% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 411 634 500
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,650 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +1.22% +2.50%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Cheltenham

Architect
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Architect in Cheltenham

Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Cheltenham

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Microservices
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) CAD
4 5 (45.45%) ERP
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) MuleSoft
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (27.27%) Google
6 3 (27.27%) Puppet
6 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (27.27%) Ansible
6 3 (27.27%) Docker
6 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
7 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
7 2 (18.18%) Python
8 1 (9.09%) BPMN
8 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (9.09%) CentOS
8 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
8 1 (9.09%) RESTful
8 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
8 1 (9.09%) C
8 1 (9.09%) VMware

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Mindset
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Debian
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Microservices
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) CAD
4 5 (45.45%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
6 1 (9.09%) API Testing
6 1 (9.09%) ArchiMate
6 1 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Disruptive Innovation
6 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) MODAF
6 1 (9.09%) Presales
6 1 (9.09%) SFIA
6 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
1 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) MuleSoft
2 3 (27.27%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) VMware