The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 63 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 31 42 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.78% 5.57% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 5.63% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 9
Average salary £53,750 £55,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.58% +8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,250 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
810 746 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 98.78% 98.94% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 613 674 472
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Architect
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Architect Salary Trend in Dorset

Architect
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Dorset

Architect
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -4 17 £65,000 +7.43% 1
Weymouth +6 8 - -
Poole +6 3 £42,500 -24.44% 2
Dorchester - 1 £65,000 -
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 27 (45.76%) SOA
1 27 (45.76%) Retail
2 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 26 (44.07%) Oracle
3 24 (40.68%) TOGAF
4 20 (33.90%) Oracle Retail
5 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (27.12%) ERP
7 14 (23.73%) E-Commerce
8 13 (22.03%) Java
9 11 (18.64%) .NET
9 11 (18.64%) Degree
10 10 (16.95%) Mentoring
10 10 (16.95%) Banking
11 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
11 9 (15.25%) C#
11 9 (15.25%) Information Management
11 9 (15.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (13.56%) Coaching
12 8 (13.56%) HTML
13 7 (11.86%) C++
13 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
13 7 (11.86%) CSS
13 7 (11.86%) UML
13 7 (11.86%) User Experience
13 7 (11.86%) Information Architecture
13 7 (11.86%) Analytics
14 6 (10.17%) Security Architecture
14 6 (10.17%) Business Continuity Planning
14 6 (10.17%) B2B

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (1.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Google Analytics
1 4 (6.78%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (3.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (45.76%) Retail
2 26 (44.07%) Finance
3 10 (16.95%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Aerospace
4 3 (5.08%) Automotive
4 3 (5.08%) French Language
4 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) Military
4 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) .NET
2 8 (13.56%) HTML
3 7 (11.86%) CSS
4 4 (6.78%) CSS3
4 4 (6.78%) HTML5
5 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.08%) Java EE
5 3 (5.08%) Middleware
5 3 (5.08%) Spring
5 3 (5.08%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.39%) XML
7 1 (1.69%) EJB
7 1 (1.69%) J2EE
7 1 (1.69%) JSP
7 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.86%) User Experience
3 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.08%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.08%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.08%) Online Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.08%) Social Media
4 3 (5.08%) Taxonomies
5 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) SOA
2 24 (40.68%) TOGAF
3 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.12%) ERP
5 14 (23.73%) E-Commerce
6 10 (16.95%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (15.25%) Information Management
8 8 (13.56%) Coaching
9 7 (11.86%) Analytics
9 7 (11.86%) Information Architecture
9 7 (11.86%) UML
10 6 (10.17%) B2B
10 6 (10.17%) BCP
10 6 (10.17%) Business Continuity
10 6 (10.17%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (10.17%) Line Management
10 6 (10.17%) Security Architecture
11 5 (8.47%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) C#
3 7 (11.86%) C++
3 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.08%) C
4 3 (5.08%) Python
5 2 (3.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Google
3 3 (5.08%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.39%) Avaya
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.39%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.39%) VMware
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