The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 28 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 33 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 7.33% 2.35% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.84% 2.49% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 9
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Architect
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath 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
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
421 321 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 93.56% 94.13% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 361 291 254
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 Bath

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Architect
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Architect Salary Trend in Bath

Architect
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Bath region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bath

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 31 (50.00%) Finance
2 30 (48.39%) .NET
3 25 (40.32%) SOA
3 25 (40.32%) Technical Architecture
4 24 (38.71%) Relational Database
5 21 (33.87%) Java
6 19 (30.65%) TOGAF
6 19 (30.65%) ITIL
7 18 (29.03%) Banking
7 18 (29.03%) COBIT
8 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.97%) UML
10 13 (20.97%) Wealth Management
11 11 (17.74%) C#
11 11 (17.74%) Windows
12 9 (14.52%) XML
12 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
12 9 (14.52%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
13 7 (11.29%) WAN
13 7 (11.29%) CMS
14 6 (9.68%) Workflow
14 6 (9.68%) Middleware
14 6 (9.68%) OOD
14 6 (9.68%) OO
14 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
14 6 (9.68%) WF
14 6 (9.68%) Degree
15 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 (14.52%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (11.29%) CMS
3 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.45%) IIS
5 3 (4.84%) Lync
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) WAN
2 2 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.71%) Relational Database
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (29.03%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) .NET
2 9 (14.52%) XML
3 6 (9.68%) Middleware
3 6 (9.68%) WF
4 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.84%) Web Services
5 2 (3.23%) XSD
5 2 (3.23%) XSLT
5 2 (3.23%) WCF
5 2 (3.23%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) SOA
1 25 (40.32%) Technical Architecture
2 19 (30.65%) ITIL
2 19 (30.65%) TOGAF
3 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.97%) UML
4 13 (20.97%) Wealth Management
5 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.68%) OO
6 6 (9.68%) OOD
6 6 (9.68%) Workflow
7 5 (8.06%) Migration
7 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.06%) Data Transformation
8 3 (4.84%) Coaching
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) CRM
8 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) Java
2 11 (17.74%) C#
3 2 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) VMware
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco