The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 23 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 22.12% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 22.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast 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
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102 70 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 98.08% 100.00% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 111
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £23,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Architect
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Architect Salary Trend in Belfast

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 36 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (85.37%) Java
2 35 (85.37%) Open Source
3 31 (75.61%) Security Cleared
3 31 (75.61%) TOGAF
3 31 (75.61%) UML
3 31 (75.61%) Presales
4 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.76%) Coaching
4 4 (9.76%) Software Licensing
4 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.76%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.76%) REST
4 4 (9.76%) Riak
4 4 (9.76%) Kafka
4 4 (9.76%) User Stories
4 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (9.76%) Akka
4 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
4 4 (9.76%) Cocoa
4 4 (9.76%) Xcode
4 4 (9.76%) Objective-C
4 4 (9.76%) HTTP
4 4 (9.76%) Apple
4 4 (9.76%) Maven
4 4 (9.76%) XML
4 4 (9.76%) XSLT

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 4 (9.76%) Confluence
1 4 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
1 4 (9.76%) Maven
1 4 (9.76%) Xcode
General
1 4 (9.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Akka
1 4 (9.76%) Cocoa
1 4 (9.76%) Guice
1 4 (9.76%) Kafka
1 4 (9.76%) REST
1 4 (9.76%) XML
1 4 (9.76%) XSLT
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.76%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
1 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (85.37%) Open Source
3 31 (75.61%) Presales
3 31 (75.61%) TOGAF
3 31 (75.61%) UML
4 4 (9.76%) Coaching
4 4 (9.76%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (9.76%) Integration Testing
4 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
4 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
4 4 (9.76%) Software Licensing
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (9.76%) User Stories
5 1 (2.44%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (75.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Apple