The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 67 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 20 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.38% 1.38% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 1.39% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 4
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Architect
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 1221 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.67% 99.11% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 681 1045 601
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Architect
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Architect Salary Trend in Brighton

Architect
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Brighton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 25 (58.14%) Java
2 23 (53.49%) XML
3 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (39.53%) TOGAF
5 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (32.56%) Degree
6 14 (32.56%) HTML
6 14 (32.56%) SDLC
7 13 (30.23%) XML Schema
7 13 (30.23%) Web Services
7 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
8 12 (27.91%) SQL
8 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
9 11 (25.58%) REST
9 11 (25.58%) J2EE
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
9 11 (25.58%) Scrum
10 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
10 10 (23.26%) .NET
10 10 (23.26%) Data Management
10 10 (23.26%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (23.26%) API Development
11 9 (20.93%) MS Office
11 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
11 9 (20.93%) SOA
11 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (20.93%) MS Visio
11 9 (20.93%) Finance
11 9 (20.93%) ERwin
12 8 (18.60%) Project Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (2.33%) Documentum
1 1 (2.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
1 9 (20.93%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.95%) Redis
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.63%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) ERwin
2 7 (16.28%) Subversion
3 6 (13.95%) Maven
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Front Office
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) XML
2 14 (32.56%) HTML
3 13 (30.23%) Web Services
3 13 (30.23%) XML Schema
4 11 (25.58%) J2EE
4 11 (25.58%) REST
5 10 (23.26%) .NET
6 8 (18.60%) SOAP
6 8 (18.60%) CSS
7 6 (13.95%) JSP
7 6 (13.95%) Ajax
7 6 (13.95%) HTML5
7 6 (13.95%) Memcached
8 3 (6.98%) Java EE
9 2 (4.65%) XHTML
9 2 (4.65%) OAuth2
9 2 (4.65%) Spring
10 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.33%) WinForms
10 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
3 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
4 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (13.95%) Visualisation
5 6 (13.95%) Social Media
5 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
6 5 (11.63%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
2 6 (13.95%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) TOGAF
3 14 (32.56%) SDLC
4 11 (25.58%) Scrum
5 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
5 10 (23.26%) Data Management
5 10 (23.26%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (23.26%) API Development
6 9 (20.93%) SOA
7 8 (18.60%) Project Management
7 8 (18.60%) Asset Management
7 8 (18.60%) Data Architecture
7 8 (18.60%) Data Governance
8 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.95%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (13.95%) Use Case
9 6 (13.95%) Release Management
9 6 (13.95%) Product Management
9 6 (13.95%) OOD
9 6 (13.95%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Java
2 12 (27.91%) SQL
3 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) COBOL
4 6 (13.95%) XQuery
4 6 (13.95%) XPath
5 4 (9.30%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) iRise
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco