The median annual salary for a Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 70 68 62
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 30 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.59% 3.46% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 3.60% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 18
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £44,375
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 803 1028 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.05% 96.25% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 660 672 808
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Gloucestershire

Architect
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Architect in Gloucestershire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Gloucestershire

Architect
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +13 15 £65,000 -13.33%
Cheltenham -15 2 £75,000 +25.00%
Stroud - 1 £62,500 -
Architect
South West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.58%) Security Cleared
3 26 (37.68%) DV Cleared
4 24 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 22 (31.88%) SQL
7 21 (30.43%) Service Management
8 20 (28.99%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (27.54%) Management Information System
10 18 (26.09%) Finance
11 17 (24.64%) Scrum
11 17 (24.64%) SC Cleared
12 16 (23.19%) Java
13 15 (21.74%) NoSQL
13 15 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (20.29%) Infrastructure Management
14 14 (20.29%) C
14 14 (20.29%) Information Security
14 14 (20.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 13 (18.84%) MODAF
15 13 (18.84%) ISMS
15 13 (18.84%) RMADS
15 13 (18.84%) Web Services
15 13 (18.84%) ITIL
15 13 (18.84%) Information Security Management
15 13 (18.84%) Security Management
16 12 (17.39%) Manufacturing
16 12 (17.39%) Electronics
16 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
16 12 (17.39%) ETL

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.49%) JBoss
1 10 (14.49%) Mule
2 2 (2.90%) Alfresco
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.90%) Confluence
2 2 (2.90%) Documentum
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (15.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
1 4 (5.80%) Junos
2 2 (2.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 11 (15.94%) Big Data
3 11 (15.94%) MongoDB
3 11 (15.94%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (14.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (14.49%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (10.14%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.35%) MySQL
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.90%) EDRMS
8 2 (2.90%) GIS
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.45%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (1.45%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.45%) OrientDB
9 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Electronics
2 12 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 11 (15.94%) Marketing
4 5 (7.25%) Retail
5 4 (5.80%) Local Government
6 3 (4.35%) Banking
6 3 (4.35%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) Web Services
2 10 (14.49%) Apache Camel
2 10 (14.49%) Spring
2 10 (14.49%) Spring MVC
3 4 (5.80%) XML
3 4 (5.80%) XSD
4 2 (2.90%) .NET
4 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.45%) Java EE
5 1 (1.45%) Kafka
5 1 (1.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.80%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (5.80%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.90%) Social Media
5 2 (2.90%) Wiki
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Unix
2 1 (1.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 21 (30.43%) Service Management
5 17 (24.64%) Scrum
6 14 (20.29%) Information Security
6 14 (20.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 13 (18.84%) Information Security Management
7 13 (18.84%) ISMS
7 13 (18.84%) ITIL
7 13 (18.84%) MODAF
7 13 (18.84%) Security Management
8 12 (17.39%) ETL
8 12 (17.39%) TOGAF
9 11 (15.94%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (15.94%) EAI
9 11 (15.94%) Programme Management
10 10 (14.49%) MVC
10 10 (14.49%) SOA
10 10 (14.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) Java
3 14 (20.29%) C
4 1 (1.45%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (40.58%) Security Cleared
2 26 (37.68%) DV Cleared
3 17 (24.64%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.80%) CCNA
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.80%) GIAC
4 4 (5.80%) GSEC
4 4 (5.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (5.80%) JNCIA
4 4 (5.80%) MBCS
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
5 2 (2.90%) ISEB
6 1 (1.45%) CEH
6 1 (1.45%) CISA
6 1 (1.45%) CISSP
6 1 (1.45%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.45%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (18.84%) RMADS
3 3 (4.35%) COBIT
3 3 (4.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) SAP
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) Cloudera
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco
4 4 (5.80%) Juniper
4 4 (5.80%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) ESRI
5 2 (2.90%) IBM
5 2 (2.90%) OpenText
6 1 (1.45%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.45%) MapR