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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 26 51 31
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 37 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.28% 2.50% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.50% 2.63% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 21
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
569 532 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.60% 95.00% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 491 405 356
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Architect
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Architect Salary Trend in Coventry

Architect
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Coventry

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (51.67%) SAP
2 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (35.00%) CRM
4 20 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 19 (31.67%) Unified Communications
5 19 (31.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (31.67%) SAP CRM
6 12 (20.00%) Finance
7 10 (16.67%) Change Management
7 10 (16.67%) Citrix
7 10 (16.67%) IBM
7 10 (16.67%) Business Transformation
8 9 (15.00%) Cisco
8 9 (15.00%) NetApp
9 8 (13.33%) Windows
10 7 (11.67%) Automotive
11 6 (10.00%) VMware
11 6 (10.00%) Windows XP
11 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (10.00%) XenDesktop
11 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (10.00%) ENOVIA
11 6 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
11 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (10.00%) PLM
11 6 (10.00%) Windows 8
11 6 (10.00%) NetScaler
11 6 (10.00%) AppDNA
12 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (8.33%) HP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (1.67%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) TargetLink
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (31.67%) SAP CRM
2 6 (10.00%) ENOVIA
3 2 (3.33%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.67%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.67%) SAP QM
4 1 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.67%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.67%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.67%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.67%) Unified Communications
2 6 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) Network Security
4 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.67%) Wireless
4 1 (1.67%) DHCP
4 1 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.67%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 12 (20.00%) Finance
3 7 (11.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) HTML
2 2 (3.33%) CSS
2 2 (3.33%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.33%) NHibernate
2 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.33%) WCF
2 2 (3.33%) Spring.NET
2 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (3.33%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (1.67%) WPF
3 1 (1.67%) CAML
3 1 (1.67%) WinForms
3 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.67%) Physics
2 1 (1.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) AIX
4 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) CRM
2 19 (31.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (16.67%) Change Management
3 10 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 6 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (10.00%) PLM
5 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.33%) MVC
8 2 (3.33%) TDD
8 2 (3.33%) AOP
8 2 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.67%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (1.67%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (1.67%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) C#
2 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.67%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) AppDNA
2 3 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) SAP
2 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.67%) Citrix
3 10 (16.67%) IBM
4 9 (15.00%) Cisco
4 9 (15.00%) NetApp
5 6 (10.00%) VMware
6 5 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle