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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 29 29 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 51 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.75% 4.59% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.37% 4.90% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 46 18 6
Average salary £60,000 £61,250 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% -9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £48,214 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £79,750 £91,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
692 510 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 91.53% 93.58% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 582 427 548
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,061
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 April 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Coventry

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 35 (46.05%) Oracle
2 28 (36.84%) Manufacturing
3 26 (34.21%) Windows
4 24 (31.58%) SAP
5 23 (30.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (26.32%) Change Management
6 20 (26.32%) Java
6 20 (26.32%) Linux
7 18 (23.68%) SQL
7 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
8 17 (22.37%) Citrix
9 16 (21.05%) .NET
9 16 (21.05%) SAP SCM
10 15 (19.74%) Cisco
11 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
11 14 (18.42%) JBoss
12 11 (14.47%) Law
12 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (14.47%) Visual Studio
12 11 (14.47%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (14.47%) User Experience
13 9 (11.84%) SAP SD
13 9 (11.84%) Retail
14 8 (10.53%) VMware
14 8 (10.53%) Scrum
15 7 (9.21%) SAP FI/CO
15 7 (9.21%) Asset Management
15 7 (9.21%) SAP CO
15 7 (9.21%) SAP FI
15 7 (9.21%) SAP FI-AP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 14 (18.42%) JBoss
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) SAS
2 2 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (21.05%) SAP SCM
2 9 (11.84%) SAP SD
3 7 (9.21%) SAP FI
3 7 (9.21%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (9.21%) SAP CO
3 7 (9.21%) SAP FI-AP
4 4 (5.26%) SAP HR
4 4 (5.26%) SAP HCM
5 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) WAN
3 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.63%) WLAN
4 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) OLAP
2 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.63%) BODI
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (2.63%) QlikView
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.63%) Big Data
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.95%) Maven
2 3 (3.95%) JUnit
General
1 28 (36.84%) Manufacturing
2 11 (14.47%) Law
3 9 (11.84%) Retail
4 6 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.95%) Finance
5 3 (3.95%) Automotive
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
7 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) XML
3 4 (5.26%) Middleware
4 3 (3.95%) CSS
4 3 (3.95%) Ajax
4 3 (3.95%) HTML
4 3 (3.95%) HTML5
5 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.32%) Web Services
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (1.32%) Spring
6 1 (1.32%) JMS
6 1 (1.32%) Java EE
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) User Experience
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.95%) Smartphone
2 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.32%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.32%) PKI
4 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.32%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Windows
2 20 (26.32%) Linux
3 5 (6.58%) UNIX
4 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.95%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (26.32%) Change Management
3 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.53%) Scrum
5 7 (9.21%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.26%) SOA
8 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.95%) RUP
8 3 (3.95%) CRM
8 3 (3.95%) Project Management
8 3 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.95%) Kanban
8 3 (3.95%) Software Architecture
8 3 (3.95%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.95%) TDD
8 3 (3.95%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (2.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) Java
2 18 (23.68%) SQL
3 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (1.32%) C++
5 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) CISSP
3 1 (1.32%) CISA
3 1 (1.32%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.63%) COBIT
1 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.63%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.32%) XenApp
2 1 (1.32%) XenServer
2 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.32%) vSphere
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
1 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) Oracle
2 24 (31.58%) SAP
3 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.37%) Citrix
5 15 (19.74%) Cisco
6 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
7 8 (10.53%) VMware
8 3 (3.95%) IBM
9 2 (2.63%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.63%) Informatica
9 2 (2.63%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.32%) hybris
10 1 (1.32%) BT
10 1 (1.32%) BMC