The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank - 40 60
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.76% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.82% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
173 220 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.10% 96.92% 99.48%
Number of salaries quoted 154 146 301
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Architect
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Architect Salary Trend in Chester

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) ROLAP
4 2 (28.57%) SAP BI
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) SAP MDM
4 2 (28.57%) Teradata
4 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
4 2 (28.57%) FMCG
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) ROLAP
2 2 (28.57%) SAP BI
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) Teradata
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau