The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable 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 25 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 6.54% 8.06% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.60% 8.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £52,500 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Architect
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable 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
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106 61 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 99.07% 98.39% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 89 55 35
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Architect
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Architect Salary Trend in Dunstable

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle
3 10 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 9 (45.00%) HP
4 9 (45.00%) LoadRunner
4 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (45.00%) Performance Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
4 9 (45.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (35.00%) UNIX
6 7 (35.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (30.00%) Banking
7 6 (30.00%) Degree
7 6 (30.00%) VMware
7 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (25.00%) Data Security
9 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 4 (20.00%) Perl
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 3 (15.00%) CCNP
10 3 (15.00%) CCDP
10 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) J2EE
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
1 9 (45.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 9 (45.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 7 (35.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (25.00%) Data Security
5 3 (15.00%) Network Design
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) HND
2 3 (15.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) CCDP
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) F5
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper